Shannon County name change proposal OK'd for vote | The Daily Republic

Weather Forecast


Shannon County name change proposal OK'd for vote

Email News Alerts

PINE RIDGE (AP) — Residents of Shannon County will vote later this year on whether to change the name to Oglala Lakota County.


Auditor Sue Ganje said supporters have gathered enough petition signatures and the state's attorney's office has approved the matter for the November general election ballot, KCSR radio reported.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In 

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (605) 996-5514 and we can help you.