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A new change in Federal Communications Commission rules has the potential to bring affordable broadband internet to more communities in Indian Country. 

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LOMPOC, Calif. — The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians plans to shut down an award-winning winery it owns in California’s Central Coast. 

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MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — One of the key organizations that helps quantify and track the tribal economy is ramping up its data collection and analysis to help narrow the data gap in Indian County. 

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

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Many Native entrepreneurs start their businesses to address a lack of representation in their given industries. Crystal Echo Hawk founded IllumiNative to help combat the widespread dearth of knowledge about Native Americans in mainstream culture. 

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SHAWNEE, Okla. — For John “Rocky” Barrett, one main goal for the Citizen Potawatomi Nation is to keep a dollar spent within its jurisdiction as long as it can. The way to do that locally is for the tribe to provide products and services needed for daily life. 

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

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Three-dozen American Indian and Alaska Native tribes will split nearly $10.4 million in Tribal Transit Grants issued by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration.

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Native News Online, the sister publication of Tribal Business News, has joined the year-old URL Media as its 10th member and first Indigenous-led media organization. 

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MESA, Ariz. — The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development is leveraging a $300,000 grant from KeyBank to expand its Native Edge Institute (NEI) training events in eight states. 

To complement the business development training and services, the funding also will empower Native Edge Finance CDFI to make 20 small business loans to Native-owned companies in Alaska, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, Colorado, Michigan, and New York.