STAFF BLOG REPUBLIC INSIDER Jackley investigating food for votes claims
New from The Associated Press:
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says his office is investigating whether three rallies held by Democrats on American Indian reserv... Posted on 10/20/10 at 9:36 AM
“The dogs may bark, but the caravan moves on” is an old Arab proverb.
I quoted this old saying more than 25 years ago when I first broached the subject of the use of Indians as mascots for America’s fun and games.
The story of how residents of the Crow Creek Indian reservation, a prominent businessman, a church congregation, and two young attorneys came to be deeply involved in improving the reservation's economic circumstances.
FORT PIERRE — U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson will hold a town hall meeting today to discuss the Community Prosecution Strategy for Indian Country that he unveiled this summer.
Johnson will meet with tribal leaders and others who attend the meeting at 1 p.m. Central time at the Wakpa Sica Reconciliation Place in Fort Pierre. The meeting is open to the public.
WAGNER — Dorothy Kiyukan, cultural coordinator for the Wagner Community School, had a simple explanation for the success of Thursday’s Year of Unity event: “the energy.”
With hundreds of students and community members packed into the Wagner gym, Gov. Mike Rounds and American Indian newspaper publisher Tim Giago gave impassioned speeches about unity, culture and collaboration.
Giago, whose columns appear each Monday in The Daily Republic, spoke about unity being a community’s and not a government’s responsibility.
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »