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Filed Under: National
Tim Giago hands over the reins as publisher of Native Sun News (03/27)
The largest weekly newspaper in South Dakota will be in the hands of two Lakota women.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux fighter rising in the ranks (03/27)
Amidst stories of struggle in his homeland, one young Oglala Lakota is making a name for himself and his community on the grandest of stages

Filed Under: Opinion
Ivan Star: The influences of boarding school and Vietnam War (03/27)
I have been struggling for many long solitary years with certain facets of my adult life

Filed Under: Law | National | Sports
Lakota Country Times: Lakota Nation Invitational stays in Rapid (03/26)
Last week the Lakota Nation Invitational board of directors voted unanimously to keep the four day cultural extravaganza in Rapid City.

Filed Under: National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux leader not pleased with boycott (03/26)
A resolution passed by the Oglala Sioux Tribal Council erroneously listed Rapid City Attorney Patrick Duffy as a writer for the Rapid City Journal and advised stores selling the Journal on the reservation to refrain from doing so.

Filed Under: Opinion
Richard Iron Cloud: Remove murderer's name from sacred peak (03/26)
I stand in solidarity with esteemed Lakota elder Basil Brave Heart who points out the highest peak in He Sapa (Black Hills) is named after a general who massacred Sioux women and children.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux veteran training for Paralympics (03/25)
Samantha Tucker, an enrolled member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, is a U.S. Air Force Veteran with 11 years of civil service with the U.S. Army.

Filed Under: Law | National
Native Sun News: Tribe seeks boycott of Rapid City newspaper (03/24)
Mistakes in journalism are a daily and frequent occurrence; stories are retracted, apologies are often made.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux woman witnesses chemical spill (03/23)
When Nancy Kile saw the hazmat truck heading to the Chadron waste collection site, she all but panicked, dreading that the driver would dump its load of chemically contaminated soil at the place where she obtains compost to enrich her garden.

Filed Under: Law | National
Court allows Oglala Sioux parents to sue officer for son's death (03/16)
Christopher Capps, 22, was shot and killed by a deputy in May 2010. At least one bullet entered through his back.

Filed Under: Education | Health | National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux youth step up to address suicide (03/13)
The loss of a child’s life in any community is devastating, but when it is the loss of five young lives in the span of a few months by means of suicide it becomes tragic.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ivan Star: Self-contained Lakota families slowly become extinct (03/12)
Most of today’s children are growing up without the benefits of a father and a mother within the context of a self-sufficient family.

Filed Under: Opinion
Regina Brave: Let's learn to forgive ourselves for our pettiness (03/11)
There were five attempted suicides on the Pine Ridge Reservation -- two young people were buried. What is it going to take to stop the bullying?

Filed Under: Law | National
Native Sun News: Lakota children in 'imminent danger' in state (03/11)
Indian children living in South Dakota may no longer be 'in imminent danger' from the grasp of state social workers who remove them from their families.

Filed Under: Education | Law | National | Sports
Lakota Country Times: Lakota Nation Invitational weighs move (03/11)
The Lakota Nation Invitational has been a mainstay in Rapid City for decades, however, in light of several recent incidents in the city organizers will now begin entertaining offers from other potential host sites.

Filed Under: Opinion
Charles Trimble: A Lakota memorial for victims of youth suicide (03/10)
It is easy to write off the suicide phenomenon as an epidemic, as if it were an affliction from outside the community and tribe; or to write it off as intergenerational trauma or historic trauma.

Filed Under: Education | National | Sports
Native Sun News: Lakota Nation Invitational urged to relocate (03/10)
The Oglala Sioux Tribal Council gave its support to request the LNI Board move the Lakota Nation Invitational from the Rapid City Civic Center to another South Dakota community.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ivan Star: Oglala Sioux Tribe suffers with suicide among youth (03/10)
The recent homeland suicides among our youth have been foremost in my thoughts.

Filed Under: Law | National
Native Sun News: Federal judge hears arguments in ICWA case (03/06)
A case involving the first 48 hours after an Indian child is taken from its home that has gotten national attention was heard Thursday at the Federal Courthouse in Rapid City.

Filed Under: Law | National
Oglala Sioux Tribe bans attorney in racial hockey game incident (03/05)
Attorney Patrick Duffy is representing the man who has been charged with misdemeanor disorderly conduct for harassing 57 Indian students.

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