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Man interviewed numerous times in Jacob Wetterling's disappearance sues sheriff
North Carolina Senate passes repeal of transgender bathroom law
Mitchell school administrator touted as 'responsible driver' after near miss with child
Insurance company lays off 30 workers in Sioux Falls
Suspect pleads not guilty in fatal shooting in Pine Ridge
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
South Dakota officials work to stop spread of bovine TB
McDonald's Quarter Pounders to be made with fresh beef
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Q&A: SD high school baseball in good shape
MCM's Koepsell named to Class A all-state first team
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
CLARK: Thanking our local physicians
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
September 26, 2016
Storms damage 18 Oglala-area homes; 4 deemed unlivable
OGLALA (AP) — Severe storms with strong winds over the weekend damaged 18 homes in the Oglala area. The American Red Cross says most of the homes suffered minor damage to roofs, windows and siding, but four homes were deemed too damaged to be occupied. Those families are getting...
September 26, 2016 - 11:13am
June 22, 2015
Police: Man arrested in connection to death of Oglala woman
OGLALA, S.D. (AP) — Authorities on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation say they've arrested a man in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found in April. The body of 31-year-old Jessie Waters was found April 30 in a remote area just outside her hometown of...
June 22, 2015 - 6:43pm
February 6, 2015
Former head of Oglala Sioux forms group to combat racism
RAPID CITY (AP) — The former president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe has formed a group to confront racism in Rapid City in response to reports that some Native American children were subjected to racial slurs and sprayed with beer at a local hockey game. Former President Bryan...
February 6, 2015 - 2:23pm
July 27, 2014
Rosebud, other tribes seek Congressional hearing on water rights
RAPID CITY (AP) — Native American leaders in the Dakotas are working to preserve water rights they say are guaranteed by a century-old treaty. Representatives of the Standing Rock, Oglala and Rosebud tribes are part of the Great Plains Water Alliance, which the Rapid City Journal...
July 27, 2014 - 11:41pm
June 25, 2013
In Badlands, tribe helps buffalo make comeback
BADLANDS NATIONAL PARK -- Buffalo stroll undisturbed, pausing occasionally to wallow in the grass and caked dirt, while prairie dogs yip intermittently...
June 25, 2013 - 8:01am
April 7, 2013
OST president to get hip replaced soon
PINE RIDGE (AP) -- The president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe will have hip replacement surgery. Tribal officials say Bryan Brewer is scheduled for the operation Wednesday afternoon at Rapid City Regional Hospital. Brewer was injured in a one-vehicle accident on Dec. 29, at which...
April 7, 2013 - 9:46am
February 20, 2013
SD tribe seeking designs for Sioux coin
PINE RIDGE (AP) -- The Oglala Sioux Tribe is seeking design ideas from the public for a new Sioux Nation dollar coin. The tribe's Office of Economic Development is working with the Native American Mint on the contest. The winning design will be displayed on a 39 millimeter coin....
February 20, 2013 - 4:50pm
January 15, 2013
Oglala Sioux president set to return to work
RAPID CITY (AP) -- The president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe is scheduled to be back in his office on Wednesday after spending more than two weeks...
January 15, 2013 - 12:40pm
November 27, 2012
Deadly road gets makeover on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Roadside memorials that stand in silent testimony to six miles of a dangerous road on the Pine Ridge Reservation spoke loudly...
November 27, 2012 - 2:57pm
August 23, 2012
Whiteclay activists to gather at Nebraska Capitol
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Activists who oppose beer sales in Whiteclay are planning a new effort to draw attention to the Nebraska town, which borders a South Dakota Indian reservation where alcohol is banned. The group has scheduled a rally Thursday at noon outside the Nebraska Cap...
August 23, 2012 - 10:16am
August 3, 2012
Annual Oglala Lakota Nation Powwow starts Friday
PINE RIDGE (AP) -- It's a weekend full of events on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The 27th annual Oglala Lakota Nation Powwow and Rodeo in Pine Ridge continues Friday. It runs through Sunday. The event features dancers of all ages performing in a variety of competitions. Also...
August 3, 2012 - 10:02am
July 19, 2012
Oglala Sioux Tribe declares drought emergency
PINE RIDGE (AP) -- The president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe has declared a drought emergency for the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwest South Dakota. President John Yellow Bird Steele says record heat and a lack of rain are a threat to public health and property and the reservation's...
July 19, 2012 - 3:23pm
June 15, 2012
Man wanted for Ohio sex crime found living in tent in SD
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A man wanted in Ohio for failing to appear on a charge of gross sexual imposition has been found living in a tent on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwestern South Dakota. Paul Thielsen, the U.S. Marshal for the District of South Dakota, announced Friday...
June 15, 2012 - 3:12pm
April 25, 2012
South Dakota wildfire burns 7,000 acres
OGLALA (AP) -- Firefighters say a wildfire that has burned thousands of acres in southwestern South Dakota is 80 percent contained. According to media reports, at least 7,000 acres have burned so far in Fall River and Shannon Counties from the fire that started around 9 p.m. Tuesday. No...
April 25, 2012 - 1:40pm
April 3, 2012
OUR VIEW: Oglalas should get chance to manage South Unit
The future of the South Unit of Badlands National Park is up in the air, and we think that's a good thing. The vast, unspoiled region -- with few signs of modern life and even fewer humans -- is currently part of the federal national park system.
April 3, 2012 - 8:05am