July 27, 2014 in Uncategorized
RAPID CITY (AP) â Native American leaders in the Dakotas are working to preserve water rights they say are guaranteed by a century-old treaty.
Representatives of the Standing Rock, Oglala and Rosebud tribes are part of the Great Plains Water A…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
June 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Officials work to create first tribal national park.
April 7, 2013 in The Daily Republic
PINE RIDGE (AP) The president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe will have hip replacement surgery. Continue Reading
February 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic
PINE RIDGE (AP) The Oglala Sioux Tribe is seeking design ideas from the public for a new Sioux Nation dollar coin.
January 15, 2013 in The Daily Republic
RAPID CITY (AP) The president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe is scheduled to be back in his office on Wednesday after spending more than two weeks in a hospital.
November 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Oglala Sioux Tribal officials recently decided to fund the regrading and repaving of six miles of the road through a $4 million bond issue.
November 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) At first, the agenda of the Oglala Sioux Tribe’s newly elected president might seem overly ambitious. But Bryan Brewer says the issues on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, ranging from a housing shortage and high unemployment to alcoholism and violence, are deeply intertwined. Continue Reading
October 2, 2012 in The Daily Republic
LINCOLN, Neb. A federal judge dismissed an American Indian tribe’s lawsuit Monday that blamed beer makers and nearby stores for chronic alcoholism on an impoverished South Dakota reservation, saying the case belonged in state court but gave a subtle nod to the tribe’s claims.
August 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Activists who oppose beer sales in Whiteclay are planning a new effort to draw attention to the Nebraska town, which borders a South Dakota Indian reservation where alcohol is banned.
August 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PINE RIDGE (AP) It’s a weekend full of events on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Continue Reading