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WASHINGTON — A group of U.S. senators has written a letter to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen urging her to quickly establish an Office of Tribal Affairs at the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

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WASHINGTON — Bipartisan federal legislation could dramatically reshape the funding available to tribal nations for wildlife conservation efforts. 

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Here is a round up of business news from around Indian Country. 

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JUNEAU, Alaska — Two organizations have pledged a total of $17 million to establish a trust fund that will support Native-led community programs and conservation in southeast Alaska. 

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LONGMONT, Colo. — First Nations Development Institute was selected by tech giant Apple Inc. as one of the new recipients of funding via its Racial Equity and Justice Initiative.

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Indian Country faces myriad challenges in addressing its chronic lack of broadband access, which became ever more apparent recently in the more than 280 applications for funding tribes submitted through the federal Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program.

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Here is a round up of business news from around Indian Country.

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PESHAWBESTOWN, Mich. — In passing a marijuana ordinance this month, the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians aims to get into the cannabis industry to help diversify its revenue streams. 

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HELENA, Mont. — Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Chairwoman Shelly Fyant will play an important role in tribal-state relations following her election as chair of the Montana’s State Tribal Economic Development Commission.