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Week long effort focuses on pollution in Pine Ridge’s creeks

PINE RIDGE RESERVATION – Last April several “hot spots” of pollution in creeks received attention. The Oglala Sioux Tribe (OST) Natural Resources Regulatory Agency (NRRA) coordinated this outstanding effort. More...


Sicangu Scribe Scribblings

As some of you already know, I have been working at a second job for the Census Bureau. The job has kept me very busy. I applied for a Census position because I wanted to do my part to make sure our Rosebud Reservation was counted accurately. More...


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Going back to Boarding School….

On June 4th and 5th, I will attend a reunion of all-classes at Red Cloud Indian School. It was Holy Rosary Mission when I graduated from there in 1952 – 58 years ago. More...


Rez Happenings

Little League Baseball 2010 – Lets bring our youth together this summer and have fun, fun, fun! OST Child Care & OST Fatherhood Program brings you Little League Baseball 2010. Looking for volunteers to coach Little League. More...

The Holy Road

Maragaret Louise Big Crow~

Parmelee - Wake services for Margaret Big Crow, age 87, were May 5 & 6, with funeral Mass of Christian Burial at 2:00 pm, Friday, May 7, 2010 at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Parmelee. Burial was at St. Agnes Catholic Cemetery, Parmelee. More...

Vincent Brings Plenty~

Pine Ridge - Vincent Brings Plenty, 79, journeyed to the spirt worl on May 6, 2010 at Rapid City, SD. More...

Waylon Charles Guerue

Mission - Waylon Charles Guerue, age 18 of Mission, passedjourneyed to the spirit world at his home in south Antelope on May 1, 2010. More...

Charles Ginsbach, Supervisory Criminal Investigator

ROSEBUD – When you have spent almost 10 years in the law enforcement field it is safe to say the work is in your blood. Charles Ginsbach began working as a patrol officerfor the Rosebud Police Department in 2000. More...

Shannon County Reservation Wide Spelling Contest Results

School with the most points- Wolf Creek School with the highest % of points – Our Lady of Lourdes ORAL 1st Grade: 1st-Cassian Richards – Porcupine 2nd-Thomas Pulliam-Pine Ridge 3rd-Moriah Morrisette-Batesland 2nd Grade 1st-Zariah Twiss-Ro More...

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First Annual Rosebud Renewable Energy Conference a Success

ROSEBUD RESERVATION – Renewables on Tribal Homelands: A Rosebud Sioux Tribe Renewable Energy Conference was held April 28-30, 2010, at the Rosebud Casino & Hotel in South Dakota. More...

Martin Head Start Students Graduate

Fourteen students graduated from the Martin Head Start program during a ceremony held Monday, May 10, at the Martin Grade School Activity Center. Oglala Sioux Tribe Council Member Craig Dillon, LaCreek District, emceed the event. More...

Shannon County moves closer to initiating construction projects for Rockyford, Batesland schools

Superintendent search attracts 13 candidates

BATESLAND – Last month, U.S. More...

Book Reviews

Prairie Edge Review

  The Prairie Edge Book and Music Store recommends the ideal book for that special graduate. “Lessons of a Lakota” (A Young Man’s Journey to Happiness and Self-  Understanding) by Billy Mills with Nicholas Sparks. More...


Todd County, Red Cloud qualify golfers to next week’s State A tournament

HOT SPRINGS/MITCHELL – Last Thursday, Hot Springs hosted the Region 4A girls golf tournament at the Southern Hills golf course, Hot Springs won the team title with a 388, Belle Fourche was second with 413 and Lead- Deadwood was third at 426; Be More...

LeBeauxs return to coach Pine Ridge girls, boys basketball

PINE RIDGE – The Pine Ridge school board selected Lyle “Dusty” LeBeaux as both the girls and boys basketball coach for the coming 2010/2011 school year; Dusty won the 2009 State A girls championship and took third at state this spri More...

Wolf Pack wins 3rd annual Albert Long Memorial

FORT YATES, N.Dak. More...

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