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National Park Service to ask Congress to create tribal park at Badlands

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — National Park Service officials working on the creation of a tribal national park in South Dakota say they hope by early next year to complete draft legislation to eventually bring to Congress for approval.

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National Park Service to ask Congress to create tribal park at Badlands

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — National Park Service officials working on the creation of a tribal national park in South Dakota say they hope by early next year to complete draft legislation to eventually bring to Congress for approval.

The federal agenc…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

3 offers for Wounded Knee land

April 16, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Seller giving Oglala Sioux Tribe until May 1 to purchase property; tribe says $3.9M price is too high.
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ND reservation, abuse focus of 2-part documentary

March 31, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS Robin Poor Bear was reluctant to speak out about the sexual abuse she said she experienced as a child living with an adoptive family.
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Oglala Sioux Tribe to choose leader on Nov. 6

October 18, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PINE RIDGE (AP) Residents of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation will choose a leader in the Nov. 6 general election.
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Oglala Sioux Tribe ponders options in Whiteclay alcohol lawsuit

October 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) The Oglala Sioux Tribe in South Dakota, whose federal lawsuit against four Nebraska beer sellers and some of the nation’s biggest breweries was dismissed this week, may refile the lawsuit in state court, the tribe’s attorney said. Continue Reading

VA to pay for veterans cemetery at Pine Ridge

September 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PINE RIDGE (AP) The Department of Veterans Affairs has approved the creation of a new tribal veterans’ cemetery on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation with a multimillion grant, the Oglala Sioux Tribe has announced.
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USDA, Oglala Sioux Tribe dedicate new building

August 28, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PINE RIDGE (AP) Officials from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Oglala Sioux Tribe have dedicated a new building on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation to help the tribe’s housing authority. Continue Reading

Oglala Indian tribe debates development, tourism options

August 2, 2012 in The Daily Republic

WOUNDED KNEE The Oglala Sioux Tribe occupies a seemingly prime piece of South Dakota a vast, scenic reservation that stands near a crossroads for tourists visiting Mount Rushmore, the Badlands, the historic Old West town of Deadwood and other popular sites. Continue Reading

Oglala Sioux Tribe to get trailers

July 31, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PINE RIDGE (AP) The Oglala Sioux Tribe says it has received notice that the federal government will provide temporary and permanent trailers for families recently displaced from their homes because of storm damage.
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