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January 7, 2017
IHS: Pine Ridge hospital off 'immediate jeopardy' status
PIERRE (AP) — The Indian Health Service says an embattled South Dakota reservation hospital has made improvements after being found in violation of quality care standards. IHS, the agency that administers the hospital on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, announced Friday that the...
January 7, 2017 - 10:27am
January 4, 2017
Father pleads guilty in toddler's death
PINE RIDGE (AP) — A Pine Ridge man accused of killing his young son has pleaded guilty in an agreement with federal prosecutors. James Shangreaux accepted a plea deal and entered the plea to a reduced charge of felony child abuse and neglect Tuesday. The Rapid City Journal says...
January 4, 2017 - 1:51pm
December 20, 2016
Woman pleads not guilty in slaying on Pine Ridge Reservation
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Pine Ridge woman accused of concealing information in a fatal shooting on the Pine Ridge Reservation has pleaded not guilty. Thirty-year-old Tiffanee Garnier is accused of having knowledge of the slaying of Vincent Brewer III on Oct. 16 and not reporting it to...
December 20, 2016 - 10:22am
Air Force vet Meersman named Pine Ridge Hospital CEO
PINE RIDGE (AP) — The Indian Health Service says a new CEO has joined an embattled government-run hospital on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Mark Meersman will be responsible for managing all administrative and health care activities at Pine Ridge Hospital. His appointment...
December 20, 2016 - 10:17am
December 19, 2016
Man accused in reservation slaying pleads not guilty
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Colorado man accused of killing a woman on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in September has pleaded not guilty. Thirty-four-year-old Orlando de Macias is charged with second-degree murder in the Sept. 29 death of 34-year-old Annie Colhoff. Authorities...
December 19, 2016 - 11:03am
Volunteer group helps stranded drivers on reservations
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The temperature was around zero when Rish Little Moon's vehicle slid off an icy road and into a snowdrift about two miles away from her home on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. She considered walking along the road in pitch-dark conditions, but...
December 19, 2016 - 10:56am
December 17, 2016
Embattled reservation hospital fails inspection again
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — An embattled government-run hospital whose leadership had promised to significantly improve its operation has again been found in violation of quality-of-care standards. The Indian Health Service, which administers the hospital on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian...
December 17, 2016 - 10:11am
December 12, 2016
Federal authorities seeking suspect in reservation slaying
PINE RIDGE (AP) - Federal authorities are searching for a suspect in a slaying on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Twenty-six-year-old Thomas Brewer is wanted on a warrant for second-degree murder in the shooting death of Shawn Stevens in the town of Pine Ridge. Stevens was...
December 12, 2016 - 10:50am
Pine Ridge to try to help reservation's malnourished kids
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Tribal officials and residents are forming a committee to combat child abuse after two malnourished toddlers were found last month on the Pine Ridge reservation. Around 50 people participated in a discussion held by businesswoman Patty Pourier on how citizens can...
December 12, 2016 - 10:43am
December 8, 2016
Federal charges filed in 2 fatal shooting on Pine Ridge
RAPID CITY (AP) — Federal authorities have announced charges against three people stemming from two fatal shootings on the Pine Ridge reservation. The Rapid City Journal reports a 36-year-old Colorado man is charged with second-degree murder in the Sept. 29 death of 34-year-old...
December 8, 2016 - 11:04am
November 30, 2016
2 malnourished girls found on South Dakota reservation
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Seven people are facing federal charges after law enforcement authorities on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation discovered two children so severely malnourished that a pediatrician later compared them to prisoners of World War II concentration camps....
November 30, 2016 - 10:32am
November 29, 2016
Suspect pleads not guilty in death of Pine Ridge teen girl
PINE RIDGE (AP) — A 27-year-old Pine Ridge man has pleaded not guilty in the July 20 shooting death of a teenage girl in the reservation town. The Rapid City Journal reports that James Dowty is charged in federal court with second-degree murder in the death of 13-year-old Te'Ca...
November 29, 2016 - 11:05am
November 10, 2016
Members of the Oglala Sioux tribe elect a new leader
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Members of the Oglala Sioux tribe have elected a new leader. Unofficial returns from Tuesday's election show challenger Troy "Scott" Weston easily defeating incumbent President John Yellow Bird Steele. Weston received 66 percent of the nearly 3,600 votes cast....
November 10, 2016 - 11:22am
November 2, 2016
Man gets 7 years for robbing women at gunpoint
PINE RIDGE -- A 23-year-old Batesland man has been given 7 years in prison for robbing two women at gunpoint on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in the summer of 2015. Jeremy Crow’s conviction stems from Crow and another individual using a firearm to rob two females of personal...
November 2, 2016 - 5:05pm
Man who beat another to death with a machete, stick and cinder block gets 14 years
PINE RIDGE -- A 20-year-old Pine Ridge man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison on a second degree murder conviction for killing another man in the summer of 2015 in a severe beating, including hitting the victim’s head with a machete. Jerome Warrier will also be on three years...
November 2, 2016 - 5:02pm