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August 9, 2016
Activists: Enforce law in Whiteclay or close beer stores
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Advocates who want to end beer sales in Whiteclay are calling on state officials to enforce liquor laws in the Nebraska town or revoke the licenses of its four beer stores. The group said in a statement Tuesday that Nebraska needs to provide adequate law enforcement...
August 9, 2016 - 3:22pm
July 1, 2016
Alcohol problems in Whiteclay consume county's budget
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A tiny Nebraska village that sells millions of cans of beer each year near a South Dakota Indian reservation is consuming a sizeable chunk of the surrounding county's budget, according to county officials. Sheridan County Commissioner James Krotz raised the...
July 1, 2016 - 12:42pm
June 7, 2016
Critics highlight violence, response times in Whiteclay
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Advocates who want to end beer sales in Whiteclay are once again urging Nebraska alcohol regulators to intervene, citing numerous reports of violence in the tiny village that borders South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The group on Tuesday presented...
June 7, 2016 - 3:46pm
October 12, 2015
Gov. Ricketts determined to address Whiteclay beer sales
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts says he's determined to address the problems that plague the village of Whiteclay and is working with a Native American activist to seek solutions. Whiteclay's four beer stores sell primarily to residents of the Pine Ridge Indian...
October 12, 2015 - 1:21pm
August 30, 2013
Alcohol Justice plans Whiteclay protest Saturday
Women from the Oglala Lakota Sioux Tribe and other groups will hold a march today against alcohol at Whiteclay, according to the group Alcohol...
August 30, 2013 - 8:57pm
July 11, 2013
Beer distributor stopping deliveries to Whiteclay, Neb.
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) -- A Scottsbluff beer distributor is limiting deliveries to stores in Whiteclay out of concern about the safety of drivers. Jeff Scheinost, who owns High Plains Budweiser, has decided to stop delivering to Whiteclay, a tiny town that borders South Dakota...
July 11, 2013 - 8:15am
July 5, 2013
Oglala Sioux tribal president to visit Nebraska capital
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- The president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe is scheduled to visit Lincoln next week to discuss alcohol sales in the Nebraska...
July 5, 2013 - 8:05am
May 20, 2013
Neb. Patrol: Attacks in Whiteclay 'concerning'
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- The superintendent of the Nebraska State Patrol says law enforcement is increasing its presence in Whiteclay after activists attacked two beer trucks and threatened one driver with a knife. Col. David Sankey said Monday that more officers are patrolling the...
May 20, 2013 - 12:37pm
May 3, 2013
Whiteclay protesters vandalize beer truck
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- A beer truck in the Nebraska border town of Whiteclay was vandalized by activists who were protesting the town's alcohol stores near the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Two eyewitnesses tell The Associated Press that more than a dozen activists confronted the...
May 3, 2013 - 8:37pm
March 15, 2013
Whiteclay alcohol sales dropped again in 2012
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Alcohol sales in the Nebraska-South Dakota border town of Whiteclay dropped for the second year in a row in 2012. A year-end report by the Nebraska Liquor Control Commission says the town's four beer stores saw a 10 percent decline in beer sales. The stores...
March 15, 2013 - 3:51pm
December 30, 2012
Protest of Whiteclay beer sales planned on Monday
WHITECLAY, Neb. (AP) -- Another protest over alcohol sales in the Nebraska town of Whiteclay is planned for New Year's Eve. Two Native American groups said Sunday that they will try to prevent alcohol sold in Nebraska from reaching the Pine Ridge reservation where alcohol is banned. The...
December 30, 2012 - 9:32pm
August 28, 2012
5 arrested in Whiteclay protest released
PINE RIDGE (AP) -- Five people arrested after locking arms and blocking a road in the northern Nebraska town of Whiteclay to protest alcohol sales have been released from custody. The five people were released on personal recognizance after agreeing to unlock themselves. The...
August 28, 2012 - 7:31am
August 27, 2012
5 arrested in Whiteclay protest; minor boy cited
PINE RIDGE (AP) -- Five people protesting beer sales in the northern Nebraska town of Whiteclay were arrested when they locked arms and blocked a road. The media reports that the arrests came Sunday night, about seven hours after the protesters sat down on Highway 87.
August 27, 2012 - 1:47pm
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
April 30, 2012
Beer companies seek dismissal of reservation lawsuit
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Beer companies are asking a judge to dismiss a $500 million lawsuit by an American Indian tribe that accuses them of knowingly contributing to alcohol-related problems on an impoverished South Dakota reservation. Attorneys for the brewers, retailers and distributors...
April 30, 2012 - 12:25pm