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Archaeologists and Native American leaders are pointing to a recent survey of an area around Chaco Culture National Historical Park in New Mexico that's considered sacred to some tribes in the Southwest.


Representatives of four Southwestern tribes have reburied human remains and other objects taken in the 19th century by a European researcher. They worked with the U.S. State Department and Finnish government for years to repatriate the items. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.


Dozens of bison have been relocated from the North Rim of the Grand Canyon to Native American lands in several states.

Federal Bureau of Prisons

Attorneys for the only Native American on federal death row are asking a judge to delay his execution.

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U.S. officials have opened an office in New Mexico dedicated to investigating cold cases involving missing and murdered Indigenous people.