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Wicahpi Eyoyambya Olowan

Message to Rapid City

Greetings, Readers! This week is a super busy week for many of us across Lakota Country. The Lakota Nation Invitational takes center stage for our nation this week. More...

Rez in the City

The first time I watched Dave Michaud fight was an unforgettable event. I remember feeling the pride as he walked out with the tribal flag. Then he went to college, I was equally proud when I heard he received his degree in journalism. More...

The Holy Road

Larvie Medford Running Hawk

Larvie Medford Running Hawk, age 44, passed away on December 8, 2014 at Calico, SD. Survivors are Brother Clifton Waters Sr. More...

Ethel Uses The Knife

Ethel Uses The Knife, age 91, of Eagle Butte, passed away Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at Rapid City Regional Hospice House. More...

Bernadette L. Tobacco

Bernadette L. Tobacco, age 67, passed away on December 8, 2014 at Rapid City, SD. More...

The passing of the guard:

Thorpes look to reload

PINE RIDGE—In most parts of the state the reality of losing ten varsity ball players to graduation, along with the retirement of a legendary coach, would signal a program trending downward…but not everyone draws their talent pool from Pi More...


RAPID CITY—With the goal of promoting Natives in the arts, acting, modeling and music during one of the biggest gatherings of all Lakota tribes in the Northern Plains, the team of Ritchie+Raines returns to the Lakota Nation Invitational with Na More...


Its “Kobe” time:

O’rourke and Crusaders Primed and Focused

PINE RIDGE—After three years of rebuilding the Red Cloud Crusaders are ready to fulfill the winning legacy of a proud hoops tradition by making their first trip back to the state tournament in 4 years. More...

Size matters

and Little Wound has plenty of it

KYLE—Seven footers in South Dakota are both rare and highly coveted. So when supporters of the Little Wound Mustangs begin to notice the sheer size of Nate Brown Bull the secret was well insulated. More...

Cheyenne Eagle Butte intent on playing Solid

EAGLE BUTTE—The Cheyenne Eagle Butte Braves have long been a perennial contender for the Lakota Nation Crown. This year the boys and girls look to build off a successful placing in last year’s tournament and secure another title. More...

Mustang News

Little Wound Mustang Boys Basketball Ready for the Lakota Nation Invitational and the Season

The boy’s varsity team at Little Wound has been practicing hard in preparation for the season. The coaches are Jay Jacobs (varsity), Verlin Old Horse (JV coach), and Oitancan Zephier (freshman coach). More...


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Red Cloud opens with wins over Little Wound and Spearfish.

Cheyenne-Eagle Butte downs Miller and Mobridge-Pollock

PINE RIDGE/SPEARFISH – Red Cloud’s pressure defense proved to be too much for Little Wound Thursday night in the season opener for both teams, forcing turnovers and pressuring shooters earned the Lady Crusaders a 17-1 first quarter advant More...

Little Wound loses to St. Francis, beats Crow Creek; Red Cloud pulls out OT win at Spearfish

KYLE/SPEARFISH – Late in the third, Saturday night in Spearfish, Red Cloud held a 15 point lead, 49-34 over Double A Spearfish when the Spartans, using a 16-0 run, went from 15 points down to one point up but the Crusaders kept after it to pull More...

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