Media Clips by NUNA 07/20/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: A state commission tasked with reviewing and suggesting changes to Massachusetts’ seal and motto, which includes a controversial depiction of a Native man, met for the first time this week. The commission was created by lawmakers in 2020 to...

Media Clips by NUNA 07/19/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: Last week, Pfizer Inc. said its COVID-19 vaccine was granted priority review by U.S. regulators, putting it on track for a potential full approval by early next year. The drugmaker and its German partner BioNTech SE said in a statement Friday...

Media Clips by NUNA 07/16/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: Earlier this month, as part of Minnesota’s COVID-19 Recovery Budget, a Missing and Murdered Indigenous Relatives office was confirmed to be established. The office will be located within the Department of Public Safety in St. Paul, Minnesota....

Media Clips by NUNA 07/15/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: Multiple tribes and environmental groups opposed to Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 oil pipeline project asked the Minnesota Supreme Court yesterday to overturn a lower court decision affirming the approvals granted by independent regulators that...

Media Clips by NUNA 07/14/21

Good morning, NUNAverse: The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $12 million in funding to 13 Native and Alaska Native communities across the nation for projects that will reduce energy costs and increase energy security and resiliency. The selected projects...