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Filed Under: Law | National
Oglala Sioux Tribe rounds up dogs after deadly attack on girl (11/21)
Police Chief Ron Duke said addressing the dog problem will be priority for the tribal council.

Filed Under: National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux youth to join White House meet (11/21)
Last year a star freshman point guard inspired a reservation with a message of hope designed to prevent suicide.

Filed Under: Law | National
Dog attack blamed for death of eight-year-old girl at Pine Ridge (11/20)
The FBI is looking into the incident, the third dog attack in Indian Country this month.

Filed Under: Cobell | National
DOI issues status report on Cobell land consolidation program (11/20)
After a year, the program is seeing an improvement in acceptance rates and will be expanding to more reservations.

Filed Under: Law | National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux woman shot and killed by police (11/20)
An Oglala Sioux Tribal member and former resident of Pine Ridge was shot and killed by an officer of the Mitchell Police Department.

Filed Under: Opinion
Jeffrey Whalen: Crime and corruption within Oglala Sioux Tribe (11/18)
I decided to temporarily quit writing about the corruption going on within the Oglala Sioux Tribe.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ivar Star Comes Out: Empower our youth to forge better lives (11/17)
Our educational curriculum is embarrassingly inefficient as the Indian Reorganization Act of 1934 and all its particulars have been omitted.

Filed Under: Opinion
Garfield Steele: Oglala Sioux Tribe must protect our children (11/17)
Council member for the Oglala Sioux Tribe says sexual predators who live on the reservation should be revealed.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Waste dump near Pine Ridge still contested (11/13)
An Oct. 31 judicial ruling moved High Plains Resources LLC a step closer to locating an unprecedented petroleum waste disposal site in Fall River County, adjacent to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

Filed Under: Opinion
Delphine Red Shirt: Lessons from our history as Lakota people (11/13)
It is interesting how, after the Civil War, policy-makers faced two racial problems concerning African-Americans and American Indians.

Filed Under: Environment
Tribes oppose removal of grizzly bear from endangered list (11/12)
Tribes are worried that delisting will lead to state-sanctioned hunts.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Sioux tribes intervene in Keystone review (11/11)
TransCanada’s Keystone XL Pipeline is up for a big fight in the heart of the Great Sioux Nation.

Filed Under: Opinion
Mark Tilsen: Teaching about Wounded Knee 1890 and 1973 (11/10)
The president and co-founder of Native American Natural Foods wonders why tribal history is mostly ignored in U.S. schools.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe faces voting rights suit (11/10)
Does a person who was born on the reservation, enrolled in a tribal nation, and who is culturally in touch with their community become somehow less Native when they leave the reservation?

Filed Under: Opinion
Bryan Brewer: South Dakota must honor promises to tribes (11/07)
The president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe reflects on the sacrifices made by tribes as South Dakota became a state.

Filed Under: Environment | Law | National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe shuts down illegal mine (11/07)
The land which is not owned by the tribe nor held in trust by the federal government lies in a jurisdictional grey zone.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Native Sun News: Incumbents of Oglala Sioux Tribe lose seats (11/06)
The members of the Oglala Sioux Tribe have voted despite allegations of voter fraud, intimidation, late starts at the poll and a controversial decision by newly re-elected SD Attorney General Marty Jackley.

Filed Under: Politics
Voters on Pine Ridge Reservation approve county name change (11/05)
The referendum to adopt Oglala Lakota County passed with 80 percent of the vote.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe chooses a new president (11/05)
In an election that demonstrated a strong demand for change from voters incumbent, Bryan Brewer, was defeated by now seven time Oglala Sioux Tribal President John 'Yellow Bird' Steele.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Native vote fails to make a dent in Senate race in South Dakota (11/05)
Democrat Rick Weiland got the most votes on five reservations but Republican Mike Rounds made a strong showing everywhere else in the state.

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