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The SISTERhood Edit: Interview with Ricki McCarroll

*This post originally appeared on The SISTERhood Edit (July 6, 2020) and can be found here.* In our new series, the Sisterhood Edit, we shine the spotlight on badass, superwomen who are doing amazing things for their community and the world at large. We will be...

NUNA Media Clips Library

Media Clips by NUNA 01/10/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, The Tribal Medical Supplies Stockpile Access Act, legislation that would guarantee the Indian Health Service (IHS), tribal health authorities, and other Native organizations will have access to the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS), has...

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Media Clips by NUNA 01/07/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, Every vaccinated participant who endured serious COVID-19 outcomes as part of a new study of more than 1 million people had at least one risk factor that left them vulnerable, according to the Centers for Disease Control and...

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Media Clips by NUNA 01/06/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, With the new year comes a new wave of COVID across Indian Country, and much of the country in general. Indian Health Service (IHS) Chief Medical Officer Dr. Loretta Christensen wrote to Native News Online that all 12 service areas have seen “a...

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Media Clips by NUNA 01/05/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, Washington’s NFL team announced Tuesday it will unveil its new name on February 2 and that it will not be the Wolves or RedWolves. Commanders, Admirals, Armada, Brigade, Sentinels, Defenders, Red Hogs, Presidents, and the status quo...

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Media Clips by NUNA 01/04/22

Good Morning, NUNAverse, A newly proposed bill would create a statewide alert for missing Indigenous women and people in Washington, the first of its kind in the United States. Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson and State Representative Debra Lekanoff...

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Media Clips by NUNA 01/03/21

Good Morning/Afternoon, NUNAverse, Earlier today, the Food and Drug Administration authorized the use of a Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 booster in adolescents 12 to 15 years old. The agencyalso shortened the time between the completion of primary...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/23/21

Good Morning, NUNAverse, Earlier this week, the US Food and Drug Administration authorized Pfizer's antiviral pill, Paxlovid, to treat COVID-19. This is the first antiviral COVID-19 pill authorized for ill people to take at home, before they get sick enough...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/22/21

Good Morning, NUNAverse, In order to combat the omicron variant of COVID-19 surging through the country, President Joe Biden announced the government will provide 500 million free rapid home-testing kits, increase support for hospitals under strain, and redouble...

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Media Clips by NUNA 12/21/21

Good Morning, NUNAverse, The omicron variant of COVID-19 has raced ahead of other variants and is now the dominant strain in the U.S., accounting for 73% of new infections last week, federal health officials said Monday. The Centers for Disease Control and...

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