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Newest First Nation’s Focus e-edition (May 2019) available
Newest First Nation’s Focus e-edition (May 2019) available

April 22, 2019

RENO, Nev. — The May 2019 edition of First Nation’s Focus was inserted into the Saturday, April 20, print editions of the Nevada Appeal and Record-Courier. You can go here to flip through the digital e-edition of this month’s...








Newest First Nation’s Focus e-edition (April) available
Newest First Nation’s Focus e-edition (April) available

March 25, 2019

RENO, Nev. — The April 2019 edition of First Nation’s Focus was inserted into the Saturday, March 23, print editions of the Nevada Appeal and Record-Courier. You can go here to flip through the digital e-edition of...






Legislation seeks tribal consultation in Nevada issues
Legislation seeks tribal consultation in Nevada issues

February 22, 2019

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Yerington Paiute Tribe Chairman Laurie Thom announced last week during Nevada Tribes Legislative Day she and Assemblywoman Sarah Peters, D-Washoe, are collaborating on a bill draft request calling for tribal consultation...


Report: Native Americans under-reported in opioid overdose data
Report: Native Americans under-reported in opioid overdose data

February 12, 2019

In Washington state, the misclassification of Native Americans on death certificates underestimated opioid overdose mortality rates for American Indians and Alaska Natives by 40 percent, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study...



PHOTOS: Native American women lead 2019 Women’s March Reno
PHOTOS: Native American women lead 2019 Women’s March Reno

January 21, 2019

RENO, Nev. — For the third consecutive year, members of Great Basin Native American Tribes and other Indigenous nations led the third annual Women’s March Reno on Saturday, Jan. 19. According to a press release from...