This weekend's stories: Federal panel reviewing Native American sentencing; NAFOA’s 2015 awards; Project underway to protect land in the Mojave Desert; Bear River Band installs renewable hybrid microgrid; Carlos Montezuma to have residence hall named in his honor.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

 
Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin (ICC)   For decades families have experienced the beauty and culture of the Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe at the Tribe’s historic “Indian Bowl.” And until a few years ago, it was one of Wisconsin’s best-known introductions to tribal culture and traditions offering tourists as well as talent from all over Indian Country an opportunity to share and experience cultural traditions.
 
By Ricey Wild News From Indian Country

After 10 years without I have satellite again thanks to my Brother Mike W. I’m absolutely addicted to the H2 channel when it’s about Ancient Aliens and America Unearthed; both are very well produced in that they bring up more questions than answers that leave the viewer to make up their own mind.
 
By Arne Vainio, M.D. News From Indian Country
Since I started at the clinic over seventeen years ago. From the first day you were a resource and you took on tasks for me that weren’t really even your responsibility. Insurance companies expect a doctor to stay on hold while they preauthorize a medicine and this long process tethered to a phone is a very poor use of a doctor’s time.
 
This weekend's stories: Michelle Obama talks about the challenges facing Native American youth; Native American law firm gives grants for tribal health; Native American attorney study released; American Indian College Fund teams up with the Walt Disney Company; Jude Schimmel releases new book.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

 
This weekend's stories: Arizona bill passed for Native American birth certificates; The four women finalist for potential replacement face on $20 bill; Terry St. John of Eyabay passes onto the spirit world; Chickasaw Nation fighting child hunger; Eastern Band of Cherokee to administer its own water standards.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.

 
This weekend's stories: Native American legislator helps stop religious freedom bill in Montana; Utah Governor signs bill to help improve Native American achievement gap; Cobell scholarship fund grows; Dedication of Galena Sundial monument; Seeds of Native Health launched with the help of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community.

Native News Update with anchor Kimberlie Acosta from the studios of IndianCountryTV.com.