Tag Archives: Occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge

07Jan/16
Charlotte Rodrique, the chairwoman of the federally recognized Burns Paiute Tribe

Oregon native tribe uneasy with militia’s standoff over land rights

Members of the Native American tribal council in Burns, Oregon, where a self-styled militia is in a standoff with the federal government over land rights, are uneasy with the group’s gun-toting approach.

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04Jan/16

Ranchers at center of Oregon protest to report to prison

The father and son ranchers at the center of an Oregon protest at a wildlife refuge are expected to turn themselves in to federal authorities to complete a previous prison sentence. Linda So reports. Continue reading