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  • Native American Health Inequities Often Fly Under the Radar

    Eric Tegethoff Public News Service MISSOULA, Mont. – It was when Annie Belcourt was having her own children that she realized some of the insidious ways health disparities for Native Americans reveal themselves. Belcourt, a psychologist and University of Montana professor who grew up on a Blackfeet Reservation, now...
  • Native American Leader Recognized for Environmental Activism

    Suzanne Potter Public News Service CARSON CITY, Nev. – Just in time for Thanksgiving, the Nevada Indian Commission has honored Native Americans who’ve made a significant contribution to the state.  This year Nevada’s American Indian Leader of the Year award went to Fawn Douglas, an artist and activist with...