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Authorities investigate child death in South Dakota
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SDRS trustees propose big retirement reforms
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Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
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MAC building blocks for the future
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Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
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OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Preparing for a lean year
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
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Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
July 21, 2016
Girl fatally shot on sidewalk in Pine Ridge Wednesday
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Two men are in custody in the early-morning shooting death of a girl on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Oglala Sioux Tribe spokesman Kevin Steele says the girl was walking on a sidewalk with a friend in the reservation's community of Pine Ridge when she was...
July 21, 2016 - 11:35am
July 5, 2016
Retrofitted bus provides studio for Native American artists
PINE RIDGE (AP) — In this sprawling expanse of South Dakota badlands, dozens of families make ends meet by creating and selling earrings, paintings, decorated feathers, moccasins and other crafts. This community's artists take pride in their work, but challenges abound for their...
July 5, 2016 - 11:40am
June 27, 2016
State Democrats nominate Pine Ridge entrepreneur to PUC
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota Democrats have nominated a Pine Ridge entrepreneur to run for a spot on the state's Public Utilities Commission. The nomination of Henry Red Cloud came Saturday during the South Dakota Democratic Party state convention. Red Cloud is the founder and...
June 27, 2016 - 11:43am
June 15, 2016
Man shot by tribal police officer in emergency room dies
PINE RIDGE (AP) — A man shot by a Pine Ridge tribal police officer earlier this month inside a hospital emergency room has died from his injuries. The Rapid City Journal reports that the FBI identified the dead man as Jamie Brave Heart, a member of the Oglala Sioux tribe. The shooting...
June 15, 2016 - 11:47am
June 6, 2016
Planned auction of items from reservations raises questions
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Tribal leaders are questioning the ethical and legal implications of an auction featuring more than 100 items collected on two Native American reservations, including guns from the site of the 1890 Wounded Knee massacre and a ceremonial pipe that belonged to...
June 6, 2016 - 11:55am
June 1, 2016
Federal authorities probe death on Pine Ridge Reservation
WANBLEE (AP) — Federal authorities are investigating a death on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation over the weekend. FBI spokesman Kyle Loven says one person died and another was injured in Wanblee. He declined to release further details. The FBI is working with the federal Bureau...
June 1, 2016 - 11:51am
May 25, 2016
Rep. Noem offers support of proposed IHS funding increase
A proposed House appropriations bill would authorize $6 million to help support deficiencies recently found at some of South Dakota's Indian...
May 25, 2016 - 6:16pm
May 24, 2016
3 men missing on South Dakota reservation found dead
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Three men who went missing more than two weeks ago on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation have been found dead, a tribal official said Tuesday. Oglala Sioux Tribal President John Yellow Bird Steele confirmed the men died in a single-car crash on the reservation,...
May 24, 2016 - 11:44am
May 16, 2016
Hunt ramps up for 3 men missing on South Dakota reservation
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Authorities and volunteers are beginning their second week of searching for three missing men on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Juan Lamont, 24, Tevin Tyon, 21, and Tyrell Wilson, 23, were last seen in Pine Ridge on May 7. The Oglala Sioux Tribe...
May 16, 2016 - 1:08pm
May 13, 2016
US education secretary visits Pine Ridge Reservation
PINE RIDGE (AP) — U.S. Education Secretary John King on Thursday listened to Native American students, teachers and elders share the challenges youth face on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and heard stories of how Lakota language educational programs can offer those children...
May 13, 2016 - 11:46am
May 12, 2016
Help requested for search of 3 missing Pine Ridge men
PINE RIDGE (AP) — The Oglala Sioux Tribe has declared a state of emergency as authorities search for three men missing since Saturday. Twenty-four-year-old Juan Lamont, 21-year-old Tevin Tyon and 23-year-old Tyrell Wilson were last seen in Pine Ridge Saturday afternoon in a silver...
May 12, 2016 - 11:34am
US education secretary to visit Pine Ridge Reservation
PINE RIDGE (AP) — U.S. Education Secretary John King has scheduled a visit to South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. King is to visit the Red Cloud Indian School in the town of Pine Ridge on Thursday morning. He'll take part in the opening ceremonies for a gathering of educators...
May 12, 2016 - 11:23am
May 5, 2016
Reservation official sentenced for stealing tribal funds
WOUNDED KNEE -- A former official on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation has been ordered to pay $15,000 in restitution and be on probation for three years for stealing from a tribal organization. Casey Titus, 27, of Wounded Knee was indicted by a federal grand jury last May and entered...
May 5, 2016 - 5:27pm
April 18, 2016
Pine Ridge city on reservation to get its first street signs
PINE RIDGE (AP) — The city of Pine Ridge is getting street signs for the first time in its history. The community on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is the headquarters for the Oglala Sioux tribe and dates to the late 1800s, but the only signs in the town have been stop signs....
April 18, 2016 - 12:14pm
April 12, 2016
Pine Ridge leader thankful for hospital inspections
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The top leader on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation told tribal members Tuesday that he is thankful for federal inspections that have uncovered serious quality-of care-deficiencies at a government-run hospital serving the community. Oglala Sioux Tribe President...
April 12, 2016 - 1:37pm