LETTER: Asbestos in our homes

  Did someone in your family die from cancer? Do you have breathing or lung problems? These health issues and more can come from exposure to asbestos. Remodeling my house, I asked for a dumpster which was denied because of the possibility of asbestos in my home that was built in the 70’s. Many houses on our reservation still have asbestos in More...

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By Scott On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

COMMENTARY: There’s a fine line between….issue

  Observations and random thoughts Vol. 27.1   By WILLIAM LEDFORD   I hope everyone enjoyed feasting on Turkey Day. I certainly did. Turkey is my weakness in late November and late December. I actually More...

By Scott On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

COMMENTARY: USET leader addresses President Trump’s remarks he calls “offensive”

  Dear Mr. President – On the heels of Thanksgiving and at the conclusion of Native American Heritage Month, a month set aside each year with the purpose of recognizing the significant contributions that More...

By Scott On Monday, November 20th, 2017
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EDITORIAL: It’s rope, not dope.

  By ROBERT JUMPER ONE FEATHER EDITOR   We, as a community and government, continue to debate the merits of cannabis in its various forms. The plant has its proponents and its detractors. The detractors More...

By Scott On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

COMMENTARY: Rest in Peace guys and flying turkeys

  Observations and random thoughts 26.1   By WILLIAM LEDFORD   We, Indian Country and music fans, have lost two giants. Both are irreplaceable. A founding member of AIM, the American Indian Movement, More...

By Scott On Monday, October 30th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Life is good in Cherokee

  By ROBERT JUMPER ONE FEATHER EDITOR   Cherokee has much for which to be thankful. With all the political turmoil of the past year (it has been going on much longer, it’s just that we all seem to have More...

By Scott On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Absolute service perfects absolutely

  By ROBERT JUMPER ONE FEATHER EDITOR   A friend of mine related a random act of kindness involving one of our NRE Officers. My friend said that the officer spotted a homeless woman sitting outside of More...

By Scott On Friday, October 13th, 2017

COMMENTARY: Are you ready for some football?

Observations and random thoughts. Volume 25.1.   By WILLIAM LEDFORD   I pride myself on having an excellent sense of humor. Whether anyone else agrees is beside the point, opinions are like a certain point More...

By Scott On Monday, October 9th, 2017

EDITORIAL: A long way to go and a short time to get there

  By ROBERT JUMPER ONE FEATHER EDITOR   After many years of prioritizing and then putting to the back burner the need for an overhaul of the Cherokee Code, Tribal Council voted last month to assemble a More...

By Scott On Monday, October 2nd, 2017

EDITORIAL: A worthless employee?

  By ROBERT JUMPER ONE FEATHER EDITOR   Stuart: “I am afraid you couldn’t be more wrong” Sheldon: “’More wrong?’ ‘Wrong’ is an absolute state and is not subject to gradation.” Stuart: More...