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Council votes to suspend Shortbull

Until all complaints are resolved

PRAIRIE WIND CASINO—The OST Council met Monday at the Prairie Wind Casino, a special session with the Oglala Lakota College Board of Trustees the only item on the agenda, following a late morning executive session and a break for lunch, the cou More...


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A Note From The Editor’s Desk

In a letter to South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard, Elizabeth May, a Republican member of the South Dakota House of Representatives representing District 27(Oglala Lakota County), urged Gov. More...

The Rez of the Story

“The Culture of Poverty”

Hau Mitakuepi (Greetings My Relatives), More...

The Holy Road

Bonnie Lee Bettelyoun

Bonnie Lee Bettelyoun of Martin, SD passed away on November 9, 2015, in Rapid City, SD at the age of 62. More...

Lorna Rochelle “Shelly” Ducheneaux

Lorna Rochelle “Shelly” Ducheneaux, Wicahpi Zi Win, entered the Spirit World at her home in Forest City at 10:11pm Sunday Novermber 8, 2015. She passed peacefully surrounded by her loving family. More...

George Thomas Running “Cangleska Luta”

George Thomas Running “Cangleska Luta,” age 35, passed away in St. Francis, SD on October 11, 2015. More...

Suicide prevention program ending

PINE RIDGE—The Pine Ridge Indian Reservation has been in a constant battle with suicide for the better part of a decade. More...

Oceti Sakowin honor Native code talkers

HE SAPA/CRAZY HORSE MOUNTAIN—“After the Wounded Knee massacre, 7th Calvary soldiers were presented with Congressional Medals of Honor, I was always asked about demanding that those medals be returned but I didn’t think I had a say s More...

Rosebud Acknowledges Pipeline Fighters

ROSEBUD –President Willie Kindle designed March 29 as Rosebud Spirit Camp Day, in honor of the efforts of local programs and citizens for their work in stopping the Keystone XL pipeline. More...


Turkey Trottin’ To Prevent Diabetes

PINE RIDGE, SD… Over 45 participants flocked to the “Turkey Trot Walk/ Run”, held Sunday, November 15, at the Pine Ridge I.H.S. Hospital. More...

Oyate Wahacanka Woecun hosts Sicangu Iyuska Woecun

MISSION—The victory over the Keystone XL pipeline was compared to the Little Big Horn Battle in that both were won with the power of prayer. More...

Census weighs changes to counting American Indians in 2020

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. AP- The U.S. Census Bureau is testing new questions on tribal enrollment to try to get a more accurate count of American Indians in 2020. More...


Red Cloud heads to State A volleyball tourney in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS—“We’ve had some good practices, we’re leaving Wednesday morning and are scheduled for our final practice from 3-4pm Wednesday at the Premier Center in Sioux Falls,” said Red Cloud’s head volleyball coac More...

Michaud to enter cage for different promotion

PINE RIDGE— Pine Ridge’s David “Bull Dawg” Michaud is set to enter the cage once again. This time however Michaud will not be fighting in the Ultimate Fighting Championship but on Titan FC card against Zak Bucia. More...


Red Cloud graduates, Hunter, Danielson working into the mix at Bismarck State

BISMARCK—The Mystics opened their season Oct. 30, losing to Miles Community College 88-68 then came back the following night to defeat Asniiih Nakodo 97-71. More...

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