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‘The highest status’

June 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

MIKE NOWATZKI
Forum News Service

BISMARCK, N.D. — Akíchita.
The Lakota word means “warrior,” and President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will discover just how much that means to North Dakota’s Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Fri…continue reading on dglobe.com

Sheriff facing possible stalking charge resigns

January 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

LAKOTA — Nelson County Sheriff Kelly Janke abruptly announced Friday he is resigning immediately to avoid prosecution over a charge he says involves a former romantic relationship outside his marriage.

Janke was in charge of the arrest of Lakota …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. farmer sentenced for terrorizing officers

January 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Lakota farmer Rodney Brossart, convicted of terrorizing law enforcement as they tried to arrest him in a stolen cattle case, was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison, with all but six months suspended during two y…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. farmer sentenced for terrorizing officers

January 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Lakota farmer Rodney Brossart, convicted of terrorizing law enforcement as they tried to arrest him in a stolen cattle case, was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison, with all but six months suspended during two y…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

PBS documentary features 3 young Lakota

November 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Dirk Lammers

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A documentary that was scheduled to debut Monday on PBS follows three young Lakota tribal members and their political awakening in 2006 when the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation was caught in the abortion debate…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Lakota farmer convicted of terrorizing

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS – A jury Thursday night convicted Rodney Brossart, a Lakota, N.D., farmer, of terrorizing the two law enforcement officers who arrested him in 2011, but found him not guilty of stealing the six cattle of his neighbor that were wandering o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lakota farmer convicted of terrorizing

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS – A jury Thursday night convicted Rodney Brossart, a Lakota, N.D., farmer, of terrorizing the two law enforcement officers who arrested him in 2011, but found him not guilty of stealing the six cattle of his neighbor that were wandering o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missing UND-themed duck decoy returned

October 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

LAKOTA Whoever ducked out of the SunLac Inn on Monday with a University of North Dakota-themed duck decoy apparently ducked back in Thursday night and secretly returned the prized souvenir. Continue Reading

Mitchell man fights for Lakota language

July 27, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Artist Lyle Miller is trying to sustain language with fewer than 6,000 speakers.

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Mitchell man a ‘bridge’ to help restore Lakota language

July 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MITCHELL, S.D. – Among a mass of textbooks and unfinished paintings, Lyle Miller is waging a fight to regain his culture and return the Lakota language to reservations. Continue Reading