Native Americans http://nhpr.org en 15th Annual Warner Powwow Kicks Off http://nhpr.org/post/15th-annual-warner-powwow-kicks <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Saturday marked the beginning of the annual intertribal powwow in Warner.</p><p>On the field next to the Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum, craft vendor tents, participants and visiting families surround a wide meeting circle at the field’s center. Lynn Clark is the Executive Director of the museum.</p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 20:29:33 +0000 Ryan Lessard 51819 at http://nhpr.org 15th Annual Warner Powwow Kicks Off Hannah Duston Historic Site Will Keep Its Name For Now http://nhpr.org/post/hannah-duston-historic-site-will-keep-its-name-now <p>Republican state representative Gene Charron of Chester <a href="http://www.concordmonitor.com/news/localstate/10055702-95/name-change-to-hannah-duston-island-wont-be-pursued" target="_blank">has withdrawn a bill</a> that would have changed the name of the <a href="http://www.nhstateparks.org/explore/state-parks/hannah-duston-memorial-state-historic-site.aspx" target="_blank">Hannah Duston State Historic Memorial Site</a> in Boscawen to the Contoocook Island State Historic Site.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 21:17:34 +0000 Brady Carlson 41841 at http://nhpr.org Hannah Duston Historic Site Will Keep Its Name For Now Sun Kissed: When Sunlight is Fatal http://nhpr.org/post/sun-kissed-when-sunlight-fatal <p>Chances are you’ve never heard of the disease known as XP.&nbsp; It’s a very rare, usually fatal genetic disease affecting one in one million children in the United States…a disproportionate number of Navajo people living on a reservation in the western United States suffer from the disease…which makes exposure to sunlight fatal.&nbsp; <strong>Adi<strong> </strong>Lavi&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong>along with Maya Stark, is co-producer and co-director of <a href="http://www.pbs.org/pov/sunkissed/">S<em>un Kissed</em>, which follows a family on the Coyote Canyon Navajo Reservation</a>, as they confron Thu, 18 Oct 2012 19:06:09 +0000 Virginia Prescott 15071 at http://nhpr.org Sun Kissed: When Sunlight is Fatal Fish Blessed At Amoskeag http://nhpr.org/post/fish-blessed-amoskeag <p> Wed, 24 May 2006 18:29:03 +0000 Lisa Peakes 6718 at http://nhpr.org