Home

Indian Law Bulletins  |  News  |  Archives  |  2006 Sacred Sites


A service of the National Indian Law Library of the Native American Rights Fund


Arrangement:

Articles are arranged from most recent (December) to least recent (January) for this particular year and topic.


Notes:

Please note: At the time that these news stories were initially indexed by the National Indian Law Library, access to the stories was free. Sources such as the New York Times and L. A. Times may require a Login and Password, even if acccess is free. Please contact the National Indian Law Library if you need help accessing an article or feel we missed an important one.


Links:

Links to news stories may not be functional over time; they may become broken as news agencies reorganize articles on their websites. But links are not removed in the event that they assist you in finding the article at a later date. Contact NILL or your local librarian for help retrieving articles if links are broken.

• • Tribal sovereignty protects businesses (Spokesman Review) 12/8/06

• • Utility apologizes for desecrating sacred site (AP) 11/27/06

• • Rally stalls Rocky Point travelers (Arizona Republic) 11/27/06

• • Indian burial grounds blessed near Fort Reno (Oklahoman) 11/15/06

• • Court pulls plug on power plant [CA] (Record Searchlight) 11/14/06

• • R.I. tribe fears for graves in Sterling (Norwich Bulletin) 11/13/06

• • Case put to rest: Grave robber handed penalty (Register Guard) 11/2/06

• • Purchase restores Machias Bay shore land to tribe(Bangor Daily News) 10/24/2006

• • Construction reveals possible Comanche grave sites at Fort Sill (AP) 9/27/06

• • Artifacts may derail building of college (Contra Costa Times) 9/26/06

• • Hundreds show support for Native American sacred sites & human rights (Bay Area Indymedia) 9/15/06

• • Indians argue against ski resort plan (Washington Daily Times) 9/15/06

• • Navajo attorney has 8 minutes to argue for peaks protection (Farmington Daily Times) 9/14/06

• • Indians say Arizona ski resort desecrates their sacred mountains (AP) 9/12/06

• • Artifacts' discovery kept quiet (Norwich Bulletin) 9/8/06

• • Artifacts spur questions, little concern for Utopia (Norwich Bulletin) 9/7/06

• • Apaches will defy mine deal that threatens sacred lands (Arizona Republic) 8/28/06

• • No quick answers in ceremonial structure fire (Eureka Times-Standard) 8/19/06

• • Native land should not be a biker bar (Salt Lake Tribune) 8/17/06

• • Journal editorial, 8-15: Rally vs. Bear Butte (Rapid City Journal) 8/15/06

• • Berg asks FBI to investigate Karuk arson (Eureka Times-Standard) 8/15/06

• • Graving yard deal: $15 million (Peninsula Daily News) 8/15/06

• • Ponca City, tribe at odds over landfill (Tulsa World) 8/14/06

• • Graving yard agreement due Monday (Peninsula Daily News) 8/13/06

• • Duwamish history again stands tall (Seattle) 8/11/06

• • Stamps, protest, ride: Festivities, controversy mark rallys opening day (Rapid City Journal) 8/8/06

• • Best solution for Bear Butte (Sioux Falls Argus Leader) 8/6/06

• • For sacred Indian site, new neighbors are far from welcome (New York Times) 8/4/06

• • Protesters aim to keep rally off Bear Butte (Sioux Falls Argus Leader) 8/3/06

• • Fire destroys Indian holy house (Redding Record Searchlight) 8/1/06

• • Indigenous summit to focus on saving sacred lands (Missoulian) 8/1/06

• • Reward fund established for information about 'suspicious' Karuk fire (Eureka Reporter) 7/25/06

• • Development in South Dakota Prompts Unlikely Coalition: Christians, Indians, Ranchers (Wall Street Journal) 7/14/06

• • Bear Butte beer license foes dealt setbacks (Rapid City Journal) 7/8/06

• • Karuk Tribe members gather at burned site (Eureka Times-Standard) 7/7/06

• • Arson suspected in burning down of sacred Karuk dance house (Eureka Reporter) 7/5/06

• • Activists gather at Bear Butte (Rapid City Journal) 7/4/06

• • Biker mecca on sacred ground (Nation, July 10 Issue) 6/23/06

• • Wildfire rages over sacred Navajo land (Salt Lake Tribune) 6/16/06

• • Near Sturgis, a fight over the sacred (Minneapolis Star-Tribune) 6/14/06

• • Utility agrees not to run wastewater through Ak-Chin land (Arizona Republic) 5/31/06

• • Yuroks oppose cell tower project for Trinidad Head (Eureka Reporter) 5/18/06

• • Meade County voters wont decide on beer sales (Rapid City Journal) 5/9/06

• • Foes to challenge beer permit (Rapid City Journal) 5/4/06

• • Butte groups plan to protest liquor license (Rapid City Journal) 4/27/06

• • Diggers mum on latest downtown discovery (Santa Fe New Mexican) 4/20/06

• • Road projects make progress (Rapid City Journal) 4/7/06

• • Beer sales get unanimous OK (Rapid City Journal) 4/5/06

• • Bush, Cabinet agree to buy Lake Okeechobee battlefield (Daytona Beach) 4/5/06

• • Backlash surprises bar owner (Rapid City Journal) 4/4/06

• • Forum, 4-1: No development near Bear Butte (Rapid City Journal) 4/1/06

• • Tribe sues over ancient site (Riverside Press-Enterprise) 3/23/06

• • Native spirits soar as Sweden returns historic B.C. totem pole (CBC) 3/14/06

• • Norwich property search finds no artifacts (Norwich Bulletin) 3/14/06

• • Morro Rock prayers answered (KSBY) 3/10/06

• • Demolition Nears At Mohegan Burial Ground (New London Day) 3/2/06

• • Indians protest TVA swap of land they consider sacred (AP) 3/1/06

• • Navajos appeal decision to allow snowmaking (AP) 2/28/06

• • Boulder picks site for fire training (Denver Post) 2/22/06

• • Badger-Two Medicine to get own travel plan (Great Falls Tribune) 2/20/06

• • Barrow Natives battle Smithsonian over bones (Anchorage Daily News) 1/29/06

• • Lawmakers want buffer to protect Bear Butte (Rapid City Journal) 1/27/06

• • Tribes will get human remains from Yellowstone (Casper Star-Tribune) 1/24/06

• • Tribes: Dialogue can save sacred sites (AP) 1/21/06

• • Sitting Bulls grave deserves honor, respect (Sioux Falls Argus Leader) 1/21/06

• • Tribes not entitled to fees (Rapid City Journal) 1/19/06

• • Snowbowl ruling sensible (Arizona Republic) 1/17/06

• • Tribes sue to stop park (Everett Herald) 1/16/06

• • Judge: Snowbowl can make snow (Arizona Republic) 1/12/06

Home  |   Search  |   Disclaimer  |   Privacy Statement  |   Site Map