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SD Indian tribes raise $9M for sacred Black Hills land

December 1, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The Indian Land Tenure Foundation president Cris Stainbrook told The Associated Press that the tribes raised enough money to purchase the land from its current owners. Continue Reading

Kindergarteners donate to their tribe to buy sacred land

November 21, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ROSEBUD (AP) A kindergarten class on the Rosebud Indian Reservation is donating their loose change to an effort to secure land in the Black Hills that tribal members consider sacred.
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Diddy, Bette Middler tweet to help tribes trying to buy Black Hills land

November 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) An online campaign to raise money so Native American tribes in South Dakota can purchase land they consider sacred has gained steam with a growing list of celebrities backing the effort.
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Stars help Sioux tribes trying to buy sacred Black Hills land

November 15, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Video featuring actor, hip-hop producer intended to help raise final $2 million for $9 million purchase. Watch the video at the end of this story. Continue Reading

Hundreds rally for SD land tribes consider sacred

September 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) Hundreds of people rallied in support of an effort to buy land in the Black Hills that several Native American tribes consider sacred.
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Tribe secures money in effort to buy 2,000 Black Hills acres

September 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) A Native American tribe trying to buy land it considers sacred in South Dakota’s picturesque Black Hills is in negotiations with the landowners and has secured money for a deposit, though no final agreement has been reached, tribe officials said Tuesday.
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