2022 Economic Development News Stories

Hawai'i housing group sues Bank of American over broken $150 million commitment (Native News Online) 6/16/22

U.S. Bank continues to wage financial genocide against Native American tribe (Indian Country Today) 6/14/22

'A big deal': Santa Rosa Band of Cahuilla Indians subsidiary secures BIA loan guarantee for hemp facility (Tribal Business News) 6/13/22

Demand from Native CDFIs outstrips available federal funding in latest round (Tribal Business News) 6/6/22

Ho-Chunk Nation’s Twelve Clans sovereign wealth fund revamps board, investment strategy (Tribal Business News) 5/26/22

The Navajo Nation’s first economist takes a fresh view on development (High Country News) 5/17/22

After ‘amazing’ 10 months, Flandreau Santee Sioux plans to expand cannabis operations (Tribal Business News) 5/16/22

Muscogee Nation turns to cows to build for the future (Yes! Magazine) 5/6/22

Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa pursue economic resilience via new grant-funded initiative (Tribal Business News) 5/2/22

Native CDFIs partner to help Oglala Sioux serial entrepreneur acquire Nebraska theater (Tribal Business News) 5/2/22

He created an Indigenous digital currency. The dream is still alive. (Technology Review) 4/27/22

'We've got to get gaming out of our blood': Pandemic shock pushes Wisconsin tribes to diversify economy (PBS Wisconsin) 4/19/22

Native American economy leads rural communities (Northern Public Radio) 4/13/22

Economic growth: Fitting tribes into unfit programs (Indian Country Today) 4/8/22

How the economy of Indian Country impacts local communities (High Country News) 4/6/22

‘Reservation worthy’ cattle operation expands tribal enterprise (Indian Country Today) 4/5/22

Warily, tribes prepare for cannabis ventures (Indian Country Today) 3/29/22

Expanding Buy Indian provisions to USDA programs could boost Native producers (Tribal Business News) 3/28/22

Oklahoma tribal finance consortium announces tribes’ impact on Oklahoma’s economy (Indian Country Today) 3/23/22

Little Shell Chippewa's Gray to lead state Tribal Economic Development Commission (Lake County Leader) 3/21/22

Vice Chairman Murkowski: Federal authority should support Native businesses and grow economies (Indian Country Today) 3/18/22

Navajo officials consider development of commercial alfalfa farm near Winslow (Navajo-Hopi Observer) 3/8/22

Tribally owned Mad River Brewery inks partnership San Francisco Giants (Tribal Business News) 2/28/22

Chehalis tribes opened the country's first distillery on reservation land (Crosscut) 2/25/22

Tribal cannabis: Emerging markets in the prohibition era (Native News Online) 1/21/22

Center for Indian Country Development expanding data and research efforts (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis) 1/20/22

Indigenous entrepreneurs reclaim traditional food systems in pursuit of the Native American dream (10News San Diego) 1/20/22

How Wisconsin cheese is helping put the first Indigenous-owned distillery in the country on the map (Wisconsin Rapids Tribune) 1/17/22

In the Southwest and Appalachia, Indigenous organizers want a new economy for their communities (WKU) 1/3/22

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