Tribe quiet as ND voters scrap Fighting Sioux name

June 14, 2012 at 3:47 am in Grand Forks Herald

Voters statewide turned out in numbers not seen in a primary election for more than five decades, according to unofficial results, yet most members of the Standing Rock tribe took a pass. Sioux County, where much of the reservation is based, voted 184-159 to retire the University of North Dakota’s nickname and Indian head logo. Continue Reading