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Displaced families move into FEMA trailers

August 28, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PINE RIDGE (AP) The Oglala Sioux Tribe says two families displaced by a rodent-borne virus in their homes have been moved into new trailers.
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2nd hantavirus case confirmed on Pine Ridge

June 5, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The most recent patient has been transferred to a specialized pediatric hospital. Continue Reading

Hantavirus death confirmed on Pine Ridge

June 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) The president of the Oglala Sioux tribe says a young tribal member recently died from an illness caused by a virus that’s carried by deer mice.
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Girl dies from disease carried by rats on Pine Ridge in South Dakota

June 4, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) The president of the Oglala Sioux tribe says Monday a young tribal member recently died from an illness caused by a virus that’s carried by rats.
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