Native American http://kuer.org en Fast Draws Attention to VA Sweat Lodge Ceremonies http://kuer.org/post/fast-draws-attention-va-sweat-lodge-ceremonies <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The <a href="http://www.saltlakecity.va.gov/">Salt Lake Veterans Affairs Medical Center</a> has promised to continue Native American healing ceremonies every week – but the spiritual leader who’s conducted them may not be leading them any longer.</p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 20:24:52 +0000 Dan Bammes 41685 at http://kuer.org Fast Draws Attention to VA Sweat Lodge Ceremonies Shoshone Mark 150 Years Since Bear River Massacre http://kuer.org/post/shoshone-mark-150-years-bear-river-massacre <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The story of the Bear River Massacre isn’t well known outside Utah and Idaho.&nbsp; For many years, the complete story was only told by the descendants of the few who survived the attack on a Shoshone camp in 1863. &nbsp;Members of the <a href="http://www.nwbshoshone-nsn.gov/">Northwest Band of the Shoshone Nation</a> gathered at the site January&nbsp;29th&nbsp;to mark the&nbsp;150th&nbsp;anniversary.</p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 14:40:00 +0000 Dan Bammes 24321 at http://kuer.org Shoshone Mark 150 Years Since Bear River Massacre