November 26, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Tragedy Sparks Action

PINE RIDGE – Following the tragic death of 8 year old Jayla Rodriguez from a pack of dogs on Tuesday evening, an interagency meeting was held on Thursday, officials went on the radio Friday, an immediate sweep of the Pine Ridge area took place More...

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One Day at A Time

A holiday is upon us and our printers have given us an earlier deadline this year. That said, we are doing our best to get everything in on time with gentle reminders to all our faithful writers and photographers. More...

A Time to Give Thanks: For whatever reason

I got a call recently from Indian Country Today Media Network reporter, Christina Rose, whom I’ve gotten to appreciate for her accurate and balanced writing; she wanted to interview me about Thanksgiving experiences back home on the Pine Ridge More...

Sports

Boy’s basketball season opens

Red Cloud earns Lakota Nation Invitational #1 seed

PINE RIDGE RESERVATION/RAPID CITY – Pine Ridge, Cheyenne Eagle Butte and White River went to state last year and a new season is set to get underway on Monday, Dec. More...

Lady Thorpes struggle through 2014 State volleyball tourney

Standing Bear earns all tourney selection, Lady Thorpes finish year 33-4

WATERTOWN – “We had a great year, I’m so proud of these young women,” said Nellie Long, Pine Ridge head volleyball coach, after the Lady Thorpes finished 8th at this year’s State A Volleyball tournament in Watertown last More...

The SD Tribesmen won championship over the weekend at the Coke Classic youth basketball tournament held in Rapid City, SD.

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RST President Scott delays Ethics Hearing

ROSEBUD, SD – Cyril Scott, President of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, was granted a temporary restraining order against the Tribal Council to delay an ethics hearing which was scheduled for November 17. More...

OST Inauguration Dec. 12

PINE RIDGE/ROCKYFORD – The new John Yellow Bird Steele/Tom Poor Bear administration is scheduled to be sworn in on Tuesday, Dec. More...

Tribal Nursing Home in Great Need

WHITE RIVER, SD – The Rosebud Sioux Tribal Council provided $141,000 in funding last week to pay outstanding bills and keep the White River Health Care Center open for residents. More...

Headlines

$4.5 million IHS settlement accepted

Council approves annual leave lump sum payments

PRAIRIE WIND CASINO – Saturday, meeting in a special session at the Prairie Wind Casino, the tribal council voted 13-0-1 to approve a $4.5 million settlement with the Indian Health Service over contract support monies that were held back by IHS More...

Arthur Amiotte, World-Renowned Native Artist, Will Cover the Walls of The Heritage Center with Lakota History through December

The Heritage Center at Red Cloud Indian School is hosting world-renowned Lakota artist, Arthur Amiotte’s traveling exhibition, Transformation and Continuity in Lakota Culture: The Collages of Arthur Amiotte, 1988- 2014. More...

Reservation Board Selections

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The Holy Road

Maria Dawn Afraid of Hawk

Maria Dawn Afraid of Hawk, age 40, passed away on November 14, 2014 at Pine Ridge, SD. More...

Veronica Rose Emery

Funeral services for Veronica Rose Emery, 18, of Eagle Butte, were Monday, November 3rd at 10:00AM at All Saints Catholic Church, Eagle Butte. Burial followed at Eagle Butte Cemetery under the direction of Stout Family Funeral Home of Mobridge. More...

Keiko “Keeks” Iron Hawk

Funeral servicesfor Keiko “Keeks” Iron Hawk, 24, of Red Scaffold, SD, were held Monday, Nov. 10th at 11:00AM at the Red Scaffold Gym. More...

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