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Council completes hearing on Will Peters complaint, votes 15-3 to dismiss

PRAIRIE WIND CASINO/PINE RIDGE – “We need to let the court process work, Will Peters did not ask me to recuse myself as the judge because I wasn’t fair and after he lost the case, he didn’t appeal it to the court of appeals/ s More...

Lakota Dollar Store to celebrate Grand Opening August 1

PINE RIDGE, SD – The Pine Ridge Village Community Development Corporation and the Pine Ridge Village are planning a Grand Opening Celebration for the Lakota Dollar Store here on August 1. There are events scheduled to happen all day. More...

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Sicangu Scribe Scribblings

There’s no doubt Lakota children are our future. How we nurture our children determines what kind of future our great-grandchildren will have when they are my age. Our ancestors worked very hard to instill values into our great-grandparents. More...

Rez Ramblings

Welcome to the Oglala Nation Fair and Rodeo and The Big Indian Burger at Benny’s. Lots of friends and relatives are coming home. I would like to remind people to drive careful as we have many children and pedestrians crossing the streets. More...

Sports

Bud Swallow Bull Riding

1: Slick Phelps won the bull riding and had an 83 point ride in the long go. 2: Marcus Swallow 3: Ken Provost 4: Caitlin Clifford 5: Trevor Jacobs 6: Roger Jumping Eagle More...

Lacrosse Camp Teaches Skills

MISSION, SD – Lacrosse is a traditional game in which young people of all tribes can learn to apply cultural virtues in order to develop their physical, mental, emotional and spiritual selves. More...

Fall sports; two weeks away

Golf-Aug. 11, football & volleyball-Aug. 14, CC-Aug. 18

INDIAN COUNTRY – Summer has slipped by in a hurry, the fall 2014 high school sports season is just around the corner – golf’s first day is Aug. 11, first competition August 16; volleyball and football start practice on Aug. More...

Candidates set to Campaign for General Election

ROSEBUD, SD – Twenty tribal members were chosen as the unofficial candidates in the Primary Election last week and their names will appear on the General Election ballot on August 28. More...

Doctoring of Our Horses

Sung Apiya Wica Anpetu

On July 19-22 the Sung Nagi Okolakiciye (Horse Spirit Society) held a Sung Apiya Wica Anpetu (Doctoring of Our Horses Days) all across the Pine Ridge Reservation. More...

Cloud Horse Art Institute receives grant to help with training

The Cloud Horse Art Institute, located along the American Horse Creek near Kyle, SD, received a $99,000 grant to provide technical assistance and training on producing professional media products. More...

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OST council approves new Sioux Nation lease, new gaming compact with state, $100,000 for ONTRAC

Protest group sets up camp across street from Red Cloud building

PINE RIDGE — On Tuesday, during the regular session of the tribal council held in the council chambers of the Red Cloud building, a new lease with the Highway 20 Investment Co. was approved by a vote of 13-3. More...

Check Kids’ Immunizations Before School

PIERRE, S.D. – A state health official recommends parents check the immunizations of their pre-teens and college freshmen before the school year gets underway. More...

OST Election Commission opens office, petitions for 2014 OST election available Aug. 5

PINE RIDGE – Early in July, the OST council selected a new OST Election Commission, it’s been a struggle to get organized, find office space, pull together records from the last election but on Tuesday, Aug. More...

The Holy Road

Benedict Charles Hawkins

Benedict Charles Hawkins was born July 22, 1930 at Wagner, SD to William and Agnes Cordilla (Cournoyer) Hawkins. He attended Oglala Community High School where he graduated in 1951. More...

Brandy Gail Montileaux

Brandy Gail Montileaux, age 39, passed away on July 19, 2014 at Rapid City, SD. Survivors include Parents: Moses Montileaux Sr. and Carla (White) Montileaux of Kyle, SD. More...

Harold “Sonny” L. Hudson

Harold “Sonny” L. Hudson, 70 entered the spirit world on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Rapid City Regional Hospital, Rapid City. More...

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