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December 9, 2016
Eagle Butte man sentenced to 15 years for fatal stabbing
PIERRE (AP) — An Eagle Butte man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for the fatal stabbing of another man last year on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation. Federal authorities say Corbyn Big Eagle stabbed Austin Miner in the chest on June 16, 2015, during a fight at Big...
December 9, 2016 - 11:22am
September 19, 2016
Eagle Butte man sentenced to more than 3 years for assault
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for an attack that left a man with a broken arm and numerous cuts. Raymond Uses The Knife III, of Eagle Butte, pleaded guilty in June to assault resulting in serious bodily injury and failure...
September 19, 2016 - 11:13am
September 2, 2016
Crash on reservation kills 1 student, injures 4 others
EAGLE BUTTE (AP) — A one-vehicle crash on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation killed a teenager. Tribal police tell KCCR radio that several people from Eagle Butte were traveling to Timber Lake to watch a volleyball match Tuesday evening when the crash happened on state Highway...
September 2, 2016 - 10:43am
June 23, 2016
Man sentenced for assault; victim required plastic surgery
PIERRE (AP) — An Eagle Butte man has been sentenced to nearly two years in prison for an assault that gave a woman facial injuries that required complex plastic surgery to repair. U.S. District Judge Roberto Lange has sentenced 27-year-old Carl White Eagle to 21 months in prison,...
June 23, 2016 - 4:35pm
June 16, 2016
Eagle Butte woman sentenced in stabbing death case
PIERRE (AP) — An Eagle Butte woman convicted of voluntary manslaughter after stabbing a man to death has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison. Thirty-seven-year-old Richelle Bowker was indicted in July 2015 for second-degree murder. She pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter...
June 16, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 13, 2016
Eagle Butte woman gets 3 years in prison for stabbing sister
PIERRE (AP) — An Eagle Butte woman has been sentenced for stabbing her sister after their parents unsuccessfully tried to lock her out of the house. U.S. Attorney Randolph Seiler says 21-year-old Rikki Hill got into a fight with her sister on Aug. 12, 2015. He says the girls' parents...
May 13, 2016 - 12:06pm
April 19, 2016
3 schools take top honors at South Dakota archery
PIERRE (AP) — Schools in Eagle Butte, Rapid City and Avon took top team honors in the recent National Archery in the Schools Program state tournament. Archers competed in Rapid City and Yankton earlier this month. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department reports that Cheyenne...
April 19, 2016 - 6:36pm
April 8, 2016
Eagle Butte woman gets federal prison time in larceny case
PIERRE (AP) — An Eagle Butte woman has been sentenced for stealing a pickup truck from a dealership just weeks after completing a prison sentence for stealing a different vehicle. U.S. Attorney Randolph Seiler says 34-year-old Melissa Wolf Black took the vehicle from Lindskov Motors...
April 8, 2016 - 11:41am
April 4, 2016
Nonprofit leader on Cheyenne River rez gets Bush Fellowship
EAGLE BUTTE (AP) — The executive director of a nonprofit that works to improve the lives of youth on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation is among this year's Bush Fellowship recipients. Julie Garreau is the leader of the Cheyenne River Youth Project. She is expected to use her...
April 4, 2016 - 1:19pm
February 15, 2016
Eagle Butte man arrested on DUI with kid in car gets 2 years
EAGLE BUTTE (AP) — An Eagle Butte man who has been arrested twice for driving under the influence with a young child in the car has been sentenced to two years in prison. U.S. Attorney Randy Seiler says 42-year-old Eric Brown has been sentenced to 24 months in prison and two years...
February 15, 2016 - 12:39pm
September 16, 2015
2 women indicted for assaulting man in Eagle Butte
PIERRE (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted two women on charges of assault with intent to commit murder, alleging they attacked a man and tried to set him on fire in Eagle Butte (BYOOT). The indictment filed Tuesday also charges Lisa Lone Eagle and Kendra Belt with assault...
September 16, 2015 - 11:45am
September 14, 2015
Eagle Butte man gets 5 years for stabbing woman 17 times
EAGLE BUTTE (AP) — An Eagle Butte man convicted of stabbing a woman approximately 20 times has been sentenced to over five years in prison. Forty-seven-year-old Theodore Provencial was sentenced to 68 months in custody followed by two years of supervised release. A federal...
September 14, 2015 - 1:40pm
SD man accused of stabbing woman gets 1 year in prison
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota man accused of stabbing a woman on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation has been sentenced to one year in prison. The 37-year-old Michael Archambault was also ordered to spend on year on supervised release. The Eagle Butte man pleaded guilty in...
September 14, 2015 - 12:16pm
July 16, 2015
Woman pleads not guilty in stabbing death on reservation
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — An Eagle Butte woman accused of stabbing a man to death during a fight has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder. Thirty-six-year-old Richelle Bowker is charged in the June 9 death of Rocky Elk Eagle on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation. A preliminary...
July 16, 2015 - 1:39pm
June 4, 2015
SD man sentenced in abuse case that led to baby's death
PIERRE (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison for failing to seek medical attention for his 20-month-old son who was repeatedly abused and died as a result of the physical mistreatment inflicted by his mother. Acting U.S. Attorney Randy Seiler says Francis...
June 4, 2015 - 1:47pm