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OSLH receives new grant to build more homes

Potential tax credit program could build up to 180 homes

PINE RIDGE – Oglala Sioux Lakota Housing Authority was recently awarded a Rural Innovation Fund grant from Housing and Urban Development for $2 million. More...

President Steele “Zinkala Zi” Travels to Washington for Tribal Summit

Pine Ridge - President John Yellow Bird Steele will travel to Washington D.C. the week of November 28th through December 3, 2011. He will meet with US President Barack Obama as representative of our Council of Large Land Base Tribes. More...

Voices

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Sicangu Scribe Scribblings

Thanksgiving would not be observed if it were not for Indian people. It was Indian people on the east coast who were the reason for the pilgrims to give thanks because without the Indians, the newcomers would have starved to death. More...

Thanksgiving out among the colonized…

When this column was run a few years ago, I had gotten responses from people who emailed me that they enjoy it. So, with the approach of Turkey Day, I will repeat it, hoping that it adds some laughter to your special day. More...

'REZ HAPPENINGS'

Rez Happenings

rST Commodity distribution for november 2011 monday through Friday: warehouse issuance hours:8:30am – 4pm. Certification Hours:8:30am – 3:45pm. Open throughnoon hour. Schedule may changewithout notice. More...

Mustang News

FALL SPORTS

The first week of November the girls and boys basketball team start to attended open gym. The reason why they decided to start doing this is so they are in shape before the season starts. More...

Advanced Placement classes are more than watching awesome movies

On November 11, 2011 the Advanced Placement Literature and Composition class took a field trip to Rapid City, South Dakota to watch a movie at the Carmike Cinemas. More...

Parent - Teacher Conference

On the last Friday of every quarter, the LWHS has parent teacher conferences at the LW gymnasium. The teachers meet with parents about academic statuses or either grades or classes, so that parents can get an update about their child. More...

The Holy Road

~Keith A. Salway~

Keith A. Salway,53, was born on March 10, 1958 and began his journey to the Spirit World on November 10, 2011 surrounded by his loving family and friends at the Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, Cheyenne, WY. More...

~Victor Wayne Iron Horse ~

Victor Wayne Iron Horse 33, of Wanblee, SD, began his Journey to the Spirit World on November 18, 2011 at Wanblee, SD. More...

~Royce Bowker Bianas~

Royce Lee Bowker Bianas, 13, of Swiftbird, passed away, Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at his home. More...

Happy Ads

Happy Ads

I would like to say Happy Birthday on 11-17 to Chace LWM. Love you lots, have fun! Love Vanna Happy Birthday to my dad Chace LWM! Love your daughter Shania May LWM Happy Birthday to Renee Eckes on 11/16. Have a good day my friend! More...

OSLH Exceeds Expectations

OSLH exceeded expectations with two American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Grants funded in 2009 that they completed in September 2011 on time, on task and within budget. More...

Girls Basketball Champions

(Spring Creek Lady Eagles Basketball team won the Todd County Elementary School Girls’ Basketball B Division Championship over the weekend by beating the Okreek Lady Warriors in an exciting gam More...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OFFICE OF PRESIDENT OF THE ROSEBUD SIOUX TRIBE

RODNEY M. BORDEAUX, PRESIDENT

On November 20, 2011, an off-duty officer of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe Law Enforcement Services, Officer Charles Ginsbach, was arrested for allegedly being intoxicated while in possession of a firearm. More...

Headlines

Red Cloud Student-Athletes Qualify for National Cross-Country Meet

PINE RIDGE, South Dakota-- Two student athletes from Red Cloud High School will join thousands of runners from across the Nation next month after having qualified for the 2011 United States of America Track & Field Junior Olympic Cross-Country Ch More...

Wounded Knee Woman receives Fellowship

Recognized for Innovative Environmental Leadership

New York, NY, November 16, 2011 –A South Dakota woman, who resides in Wounded Knee, is the recipient of a national conservation fellowship that will allow her to bring sustainable housing to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. More...

Isna Wica Owayawa Royalty Crowned November 10, 2011

Miss Isna Wica Owayawa- Toniah Price-8th Grade Parents: Toby & Janelle Price Jr. More...

Cartoons

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Schools

Little Wound presents Oral Interpretation season awards, prepares for regions/state

KYLE/RAPID CITY – Little Wound high school had 40 students initially participating in ther school's Oral Interpretation program, eventually ending up with 25 regular participants. More...

Sports

Krolikowski chooses academics over senior year with BHSU Yellow Jackets

SPEARFISH – Keely Krolikowski, Bennett County graduate and member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, had a great year last year as a junior on the Black Hills State University Yellow Jacket women's basketball team; in addition to helping lead the team More...

More College updates....

OLC Lady Brave Hearts lost two ngames in Gillette, Wyo. More...

Long feels good about successful season, looks to better one next year

Lady Thorpes dominate West River conference awards

PINE RIDGE – “We had a good season, we had some bumps along vthe way but we finished with a strong group of girls,” said Nellie Long, Pine Ridge's head volleyball coach who finished her 15th year of coaching this year, “we los More...

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