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Filed Under: National
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe donates $10K to local food pantry (11/25)
The tribe heard about need for donations and was happy to help, President Tony Reider said.

Filed Under: National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe to issue IDs at tournament (11/25)
For the first time in its history the Oglala Sioux Tribe will bring its enrollment office to the public.

Filed Under: Law
Three arrested in fatal stabbing at Yankton Sioux tribal housing (11/24)
Three suspects have been apprehended following the death of one person.

Filed Under: Law | National
Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate in shock after shooting leaves 4 dead (11/24)
Chairman Robert Shepherd asks community to stand together following the deaths of four young people on the reservation.

Filed Under: Opinion | Technology
Bryan Brewer: Tribal communities need better Internet service (11/24)
President of the Oglala Sioux Tribe supports FCC proposal to help close the digital divide in Indian Country.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Native Sun News: Four from South Dakota win big at rodeo final (11/24)
Four South Dakotans returned home from this year’s 2014 Indian National Final Rodeo as newly crowned world Champions.

Filed Under: Opinion
Charles Trimble: A time to give thanks -- For whatever reason (11/24)
Being an Iyeska, or mixed-blood Lakota person, I have of course adopted much of non-Indian culture and religion.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Cornflakes every Sunday at Indian boarding school (11/24)
After church Monday through Saturday we reported to the school dining hall where we were almost always served yellow cornmeal mush.

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: Business | Law
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe sues South Dakota over sales tax (11/20)
The state refused to renew the tribe's liquor licenses because the tribe won't collect a tax on the sale of liquor to non-Indians.

Filed Under: Environment | Law | National | Politics
Greg Grey Cloud explains Lakota honor song after Senate vote (11/20)
Young activist was thanking the lawmakers who rejected a bill to approve the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline.

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: Education | National
Map: Most common Native languages include Navajo and Crow (11/18)
The highest percentages are from counties where Navajo, Crow and Cheyenne are spoken.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Winona LaDuke addresses energy addiction (11/18)
Anishinaabe tribal member Winona LaDuke called for a 'transition from the tipi to the Tesla,' during a speaking engagement in the South Dakota state capital.

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: Politics
Voters send four Indian candiates to South Dakota Legislature (11/17)
Two are serving in the Senate and the other two are in the House.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Politics
Rosebud Sioux Tribe slams House vote on Keystone XL Pipeline (11/17)
Rosebud President Cyril Scott said approval of the controversial project was an 'act of war against our people.'

Filed Under: Environment | Health | National
Native Sun News: New food guide promotes tribal bison efforts (11/17)
Sustainable Harvest Alliance not only connects tribal bison ranchers with markets, it encourages environmental sustainability, humane livestock practices, and Native American cultural resilience.

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