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YUCHiKiOKEE Festival will spotlight arts, history

...would kick off our calendar of events."And so the YUCHiKiOKEE Festival was born. It is named for the two Native American tribes ? Yuchis and Kiokees ? who once occupied the land now known as Columbia County.The two-day festival begins at 11 a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-17/yuchikiokee-festival-
Kirby: Pluck meets cluck, a theme in chicken stories

...promptly summoned a squad of 'hands' from a nearby field and as the captain pointed out the comeliest specimens of the feathered tribe ... they collected them."Thanking the judge kindly for his timely aid, he went on his way rejoicing with fowls enough...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2015-03-14/kirby-pluck-meets-cluck-
Mohegan Sun to play host to WNBA All-Star Game, draft

...all-star venue for our midseason showcase event," WNBA President Laurel J. Richie said. "From our hosts ? The Mohegan Tribe and the Connecticut Sun ? to our players, and the diehard Connecticut fans, our previous All-Star weekends here have been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-25/mohegan-sun-play-hos
Tribe says S.C. law allows reservation gambling

...Carolina's only federally recognized tribe argued before the state's Supreme Court...Catawbas the right to gamble but that the tribe gave up that right voluntarily in its settlement...with state and federal governments, the tribe agreed to drop a lawsuit claiming that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-01-22/tribe-says-sc-law-allows-reservatio
NFL, Indian tribe to meet about team's nickname

WASHINGTON - The NFL is prepared to meet with an Indian tribe pushing for the Washington Redskins to drop the team's nickname. Just not this week.As league owners gathered Monday in the...

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Idaho Indian tribe takes gamble on Internet gambling

...Matheson said. Between the tribe and the pot of gold...Commission to prohibit tribes from offering Internet...authorized the Coeur d'Alene tribe's lottery. The commission...of the new law, other tribes are preparing to offer...the St. Regis Mohawk tribe of northern New York...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/05/tec_225571.shtml
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Tribe still supports Florida State use of nickname

...nickname, the first time the Tribe has taken an official public...and white the sentiment of the Tribe, because we feel that it is...represent the spirit of the Seminole Tribe of Florida," said Max Osceola...other organization, people or Tribes should respect our wishes as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/18/oth_456366.shtml
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Utah tribe fights state for right to build nuclear waste dump

...unsavory neighbors make it hard for the tribe to attract jobs, and more and more of...members are leaving to find work. So the tribe decided to make a virtue of its desolation...other state. But the plan has divided the tribe and placed it in conflict with state leaders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/02/tec_258027.shtml
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Tribes demand speed up culvert fixes for salmon

...of time, a lawyer for Native American tribes said Tuesday. John C. Sledd, representing nine of the 19 tribes in the case, asked U.S. District Judge...restoration efforts by governmental agencies, tribes and private interests and that, if granted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/14/foo_551780.shtml
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State leaders want first crack at changes to tribe's S.C. gaming

...South Carolina. But now the tribe wants to be placed under the...site from some restrictions the tribe operates under at its bingo...electronically to those of other Indian tribes. That way, they could offer...more than $100,000. The tribe is willing to fight the issue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/25/met_391057.shtml
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