May 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic
More officers are patrolling the tiny Nebraska town, which has seen an uptick in violence from protesters who oppose its beer sales.
January 1, 2013 in The Daily Republic
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) A New Year’s Eve protest of beer sales in Whiteclay ended peacefully with three of the Nebraska town’s four alcohol stores closing early and making very few late-night sales to Native Americans, activists said Tuesday.
October 29, 2012 in The Daily Republic
OMAHA, Neb. A South Dakota man who was burned by a controlled grass fire in the Nebraska border town of Whiteclay has filed a negligence lawsuit against local authorities.
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
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.