Native American

Lamar High School Savages (credit: CBS)

State Funding At Center Of School Mascot Controversy

Schools that use nicknames based on Native American names or imagery must seek tribes’ permission or lose funding under a bill proposed by a Colorado lawmaker.

09/11/2014

Native American groups have lived in the area for thousands of years. (Getty Images)

Utah Boy Finds American Indian Remains In Back Yard

Salt Lake City 9th grader stumbled across the find while digging a trout pond.

03/29/2014

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Expect ‘Redskins’ Protesters At Sunday’s Broncos Game

NFL officials will meet on Monday with a Native American group that’s protesting the name of Washington’s football team, and there is speculation that steps are being taken to give the Redskins a new name.

10/26/2013

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Effort To Change Name Of Redskins Hits Colorado Radio Waves

A national effort to get the Washington Redskins to change their name has come to Colorado as the team visits the Denver Broncos.

10/25/2013

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Colorado Fund To Administer Indian Scholarships

Federal officials say the American Indian College Fund will administer a scholarship program that is part of a $3.4 billion government settlement with Native American landowners.

03/12/2013

The excavation site in Commerce City (credit: CBS)

Mystery Of Human Remains Found At Suncor Solved

The mystery of those human remains found at Suncor in Commerce City has been solved. Turns out those bones have been there a long, long time.

06/06/2012

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