Plans for a $245 million American Indian casino in downtown Lansing are moving forward, with city officials announcing a land-purchase agreement with the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians.
The remains of about 120 Native Americans that were housed at two museums are expected to be buried at a cemetery in mid-Michigan.
A federal grand jury has charged a central Michigan man with assaulting a 4-year-old boy weeks before his remains were found buried and badly burned.
An Isabella County man has been charged in the assault of his girlfriend’s 4-year-old son, who was found dead Thursday on an American Indian Reservation.
The Department of Natural Resources says two 19th century treaties allow tribes in Michigan to establish their own fishing regulations
Michigan’s attorney general is objecting to a settlement reached after five years of litigation that would grant the Saginaw Chippewa tribe some authority over land that it claimed was part of the original reservation.
WWJ’s Pat Vitale describes a book about the N ative American population in the Midwest at the height of their civilizations.
Most kids, even those interested in history, are unaware of the heights of Native American civilization reached in the Midwest, particularly in Illinois and Ohio.
A Michigan-based American Indian tribe wants to join a lawsuit demanding stronger action to prevent Asian carp from infesting the Great Lakes.
It’s the only unbroken treaty in the history of this continent. Friday, Canadian and U.S .Native Americans exercised their right. A group of 200left Belle Isle in canoes bound for Windsor and back. Photos by WWJ’s Mike […]