Thirty-eight percent of National Park Service employees experienced harassment or discrimination on the job over the last year preceding an agency-wide survey, according to results released Oct. 13 at the Grand Canyon.
The Navajo Nation is reviewing potential buyers of the West’s largest coal-fired power plant. The tribe is under a tight deadline to keep the plant from shutting down.
On Oct. 9 many cities across the United States will opt to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day over Columbus Day.
Congress is considering legislation that would help fund public safety programs and victim services in Indian Country.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is installing a barrier and a valve inside an old Colorado mine to prevent another wastewater spill. Two years ago the agency accidentally triggered a blowout that contaminated rivers in three states.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke recommends shrinking the size of six national monuments, including Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante in Utah and Gold Butte in Nevada, according to a leaked memo from the secretary to President Donald Trump.
The Hualapai Tribe has agreed to end a decades-long conflict over Colorado River water rights in exchange for a $134 million pipeline that will supply water to the tribe’s Grand Canyon tourist attractions.
The Mexican government on Tuesday expressed its “deep regret” following the White House's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that has shielded young people living in the state illegally from deportation.
The U.S., Mexico and Canada will enter the second round of negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement on Friday.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says none of the 27 monuments under review should be eliminated but a “handful” should be changed.