Tribal News

A Proclamation on Indigenous Peoples’ Day

“For generations, Federal policies systematically sought to assimilate and displace Native people and eradicate Native cultures. Today, we recognize Indigenous peoples’ resilience and strength as well as the immeasurable positive impact that they have made on every aspect of American society…”  —U.S. President Joe Biden2021 Indigenous Peoples’ Day proclamation

Reservation Economic Summit 2021

Forward with Resiliency & Reinvention RES2021 is the Summit to attend for those looking for high caliber networking, winning teaming opportunities, business development sessions, one-on-one consulting, all centered around the American Indian Enterprise.

Nevada Tribal Legislation Day February 9th, 2021

Please join us virtually: Nevada Tribal Legislation Day Blessing given by Florence Millett from the Duckwater Shoshone Reservation Tune in at 11:30 am to hear Florence Millet provide a blessing to start today’s Nevada Assembly’s Floor Session. Miss Florence is a treasured elder who speaks fluent Shoshone.  Born in Tonopah, Nevada to Danny and […]

Commission Seeking Public Input on Draft Consultation Policy

Draft AB 264 Policy In an attempt to get far ranging views and feedback, the Nevada Indian Commission is seeking public input on the Nevada State-Tribal Collaboration policy in conjunction with Nevada Assembly Bill 264 / NRS Chapter 233A. Passed by the Nevada Legislature in 2019, the Nevada Indian Commission has been charged with developing […]

Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum Reopening January 19th, 2021

Great news!   Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum Reopening Carson City, Nev. – (Jan. 15, 2021) The Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum announced today it is reopening to the public on Tuesday, Jan. 19, the day after the nation celebrates Martin Luther King Day. “We are excited to reopen to the […]

Nevada Indian Commission Board of Commissioners’ Meeting December 10, 2020 11am

The Nevada Indian Commission will meet this Thursday, Dec. 10 at 11am. You will find the agenda and supporting documents by following this link   We will be meeting via Zoom Topic: NIC Commission Meeting Time: Dec 10, 2020 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 824 1711 0136 […]

Longtime Educator, Commissioner, Lori Pasqua to Receive Academic Degree Posthumous

Carson City, Nev. — Dec. 4, 2020—Nevada Indian Commission Commissioner Lori Pasqua will be honored with a posthumous Bachelor of Arts degree by the University of Nevada-Reno at its winter commencement on Saturday. Her family will accept this honorary degree on her behalf. “As Lori Pasqua’s colleagues and friends, our entire community wants this tireless […]