March 14, 2013 in The Daily Republic
MHS mascot far behind in regional round competition. Continue Reading
July 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
As UND prepares for a new academic year, the first in many years without the ubiquitous presence of the Sioux name, the debate over use of American Indian names and imagery continues around the country. Continue Reading
May 2, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The Spirit Lake Sioux, through its Committee for Understanding and Respect, had asked the court to overturn the NCAA’s 2005 policy discouraging the use of American Indian names and imagery by member schools.
May 1, 2012 in The Daily Republic
South Dakota State has joined a growing number of schools that won’t schedule UND in athletics until the controversy over its Fighting Sioux nickname is resolved.
April 9, 2012 in West Central Tribune
The Willmar Stingers introduced a new mascot for the 2012 season at a press conference Monday at Lake Region Bank.
The mascot, “Barry,” is a tall, yellow bear who will debut with the Stingers on opening night on May 30. Continue Reading
February 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE (AP) South Dakota has a state bread, state soil, state sport and even state grass. Soon, it could also have a state mascot in the bison.