2006 Native American News Archive
Native American news and events that occurred in Indian Country in 2006.
Familiar names graced the collection of nominees and
winners in the 48th Annual GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 8
The remains of an aboriginal child that have been on display at a private
museum in the Vancouver Island community of Ladysmith are being returned to the
nearby Chemainus First Nation.
The bones and the cedar burial box they’re in are believed to be those of a
six- to 10-year-old Coast Salish child who died between 100 and 150 years
Twelve years later, nearly to the day, another extraordinary miracle has occurred on the Heider family farm. During or shortly after a severe lightning storm, another white buffalo calf, this time a male, was born in the early morning hours to the Heider herd. Like Miracle, he is not an albino.