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Natasha Rausch

Native American issues reporter and Report for America Corps member Natasha Rausch can be reached at nrausch@forumcomm.com.

FARGO — In a storage room at the University of Tennessee’s anthropology department, the remains of almost 2,000 Arikara and Mandan people rest in boxes, alongside the sacred objects buried with them centuries ago.
FARGO — A ceremony and march to honor Indigenous people who have gone missing or been murdered will take place Friday, Feb. 14, in an effort to bring awareness to an issue that has affected thousands of Native Americans.
KINDRED, N.D. — A classroom of eighth-grade students, eager to put the finishing touches on a weekslong “dreamcatcher” project, lined up to grab paint-splattered aprons and paintbrushes Wednesday afternoon in the Kindred High School art studio.
FARGO — A Flasher, N.D., rancher has pleaded guilty to killing bald eagles on his land after improperly using a restricted pesticide, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of South Dakota said in a statement.
Electronic pull tabs, legalized in North Dakota in 2017, are now in all but 3 counties in the state
Investigators to conduct autopsy on cause of death of Wesley Gunhammer Jr.
Editor's note: This is the third installment of a three-part series on the crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women in the upper Plains.
Editor's note: This is the third installment of a three-part series on the crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women in the upper Plains.
Editor's note: This is the first installment of a three-part series on the crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women in the upper Plains.
Editor's note: This is the first installment of a three-part series on the crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women in the upper Plains.