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American Indian's remains returning to Nebraska tribe

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WINNEBAGO, Neb. (AP) -- A Winnebago man's remains soon will be turned over to his tribe for burial after being stored for decades at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History.


The Lincoln Journal Star reported Wednesday that the man was among the American Indians who were forced out of Minnesota and into South Dakota after the Sioux uprising in 1862.

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