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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
October 27, 2016
County won't move early voting center outside Pine Ridge
PINE RIDGE (AP) — The Oglala Lakota County Commission has decided to keep an early voting center outside the village of Pine Ridge on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The state Democratic Party and tribal officials had asked county and state officials to consider relocating the...
October 27, 2016 - 10:56am
South Dakota chef revitalizing Native American cuisine
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sean Sherman is working to help Native Americans reclaim their identity one meal at a time. The chef, an Oglala Lakota born on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, embarked on a journey almost a decade ago to revitalize the gastronomy of his culture...
October 27, 2016 - 10:51am
October 25, 2016
Pine Ridge man sentenced to 14 years in 2015 slaying
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Pine Ridge man has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison for his role in the slaying of a 30-year-old man last year. Twenty-year-old Jerome Warrior pleaded guilty last July to murder in the July 12, 2015, death of Ferris Brings Plenty on the Pine Ridge...
October 25, 2016 - 10:57am
October 19, 2016
Oglala Sioux look to boost safety after string of homicides
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Oglala Sioux officials have identified a man fatally shot during a basketball tournament on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, and they're taking steps to boost safety after a string of homicides. Tribal authorities tell the Rapid City Journal that several unidentified...
October 19, 2016 - 8:29am
October 18, 2016
Man dead in weekend shooting at Pine Ridge hoops tourney
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of a man during a basketball tournament on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. KEVN-TV reports that the FBI confirms it's investigating the Sunday incident near the SuAnn Big Crow Center in Pine Ridge but isn't releasing...
October 18, 2016 - 8:25am
October 12, 2016
Authorities ID 4 victims of Pine Ridge duplex gas explosion
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Authorities have identified four people killed in a duplex explosion on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The Oglala Sioux tribe identified the victims as 78-year-old Raymond Eagle Elk and his 74-year-old wife, Oletha Mousseau, 23-year-old Samantha Tobacco and...
October 12, 2016 - 9:23am
October 7, 2016
Oglala Sioux spokesman: 4 dead in Pine Ridge duplex blast
PINE RIDGE (AP) — At least four people are dead after an apparent gas explosion at a duplex on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Tribal Councilman Richard Greenwald tells the Rapid City Journal that an elderly man and woman and two young women were killed in the...
October 7, 2016 - 10:51am
Pine Ridge judges fired over custody case of slain toddler
PINE RIDGE (AP) — The Oglala Sioux Tribal Council has fired three tribal judges involved in giving custody of a 2-year-old boy to a mother who is now accused of killing him. The Rapid City Journal reports that the council voted in a special session Monday to remove the judges, all...
October 7, 2016 - 10:42am
October 5, 2016
Second suspect sentenced in Pine Ridge Reservation slaying
RAPID CITY (AP) — Another of the six Pine Ridge men charged in the killing of a 30-year-old man last year has been sentenced to 17 ½ years in prison. Terry Goings III earlier had pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the July 12, 2015, death of Ferris Brings Plenty. He was...
October 5, 2016 - 11:24am
October 1, 2016
Pine Ridge woman pleads not guilty in child death case
PIERRE (AP) — A Pine Ridge woman accused of causing the death of a child through abuse and neglect has pleaded not guilty. Thirty-one-year-old Mona Goggleye is charged in federal court with child abuse and neglect and involuntary manslaughter. She faces up to 15 years in prison...
October 1, 2016 - 10:39am