New childrens book shares knowledge, history of the jingle dress dance

“Why We Dance” is a story that celebrates Indigenous tradition, hope, resilience and unity through the history of jingle dress dancing. The story behind the dance is that a medicine man crafted his granddaughter a jingle dress after she became ill. After the author completed “Why We Dance,” she realized she wasn’t too old to begin learning how to jingle dress dance.

Read More

My pledge is a: Tribal Radio Membership

Buy Tickets!


KSUT Tribal Radio News

Local and Regional News

NPR News

Western Water Reporting