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Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Remember the victims of massacre at Wounded Knee (12/22)
On December 29, 1890, the troops of the U.S. Seventh Cavalry slaughtered nearly 300 men, women and children at the Pine Ridge Reservation community of Wounded Knee.

Filed Under: Sports
Native Sun News: Pine Ridge's David Michaud wins fighting match (12/19)
Competing in his second fight inside the UFC Octagon, David 'BullDawg' Michaud managed to pull out a win over Garett Whiteley in a bloody affair.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe inaugurates new leadership (12/17)
New council members vow to ‘give a voice back to the people’ as they take office.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ivan Star: Being Lakota is something that comes from the heart (12/15)
Active use of the language and involvement of culture are indispensable to what makes a person Lakota.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
DOJ announces new policy affecting marijuana in Indian Country (12/11)
Federal prosecutors will have discretion to allow marijuana grows and sales.

Filed Under: National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe honors employee for service (12/10)
After 41 years of service to the citizens and “potential” citizens, Joan Decker, the Oglala Sioux Tribe’s longtime director of enrollment was honored.

Filed Under: Education | Opinion
Victor Lopez-Carmen: College must respect indigenous students (12/09)
Member of Oglala Sioux Tribe calls on Ithaca College to improve its Native American studies program.

Filed Under: Education | Opinion
Column: School on Pine Ridge Reservation is a 'beacon of hope' (12/08)
New York Times columnist urges readers to support an Indian school on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux fighter fired up for next matchup (12/05)
It is fight week for Pine Ridge’s David 'Bull Dawg' Michaud as he continues his run as a mixed martial artist under the banner of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Filed Under: Opinion
Ivan Star Comes Out: Alcohol is the most devastating weapon (12/05)
I paid a short visit to our Oglala Sioux tribal courthouse and ended up with a task.

Filed Under: Law | National
Oglala Sioux Tribe postpones dog roundups amid investigation (12/01)
The death of an eight-year-old girl was blamed on a pack of wild dogs but some tribal members say that isn't true.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
Tribes struggle to provide services to youth in justice system (12/01)
Juveniles who commit crimes or get into trouble are often placed in detention centers where they receive little support and services.

Filed Under: Opinion
Column: Group helps rescue dogs from Pine Ridge Reservation (11/26)
LightShine Canine is working with the Oglala Sioux Tribe to rescue rez dogs and find them new homes.

Filed Under: Education | National
White House invites youth to DC for Tribal Nations Conference (11/26)
A few dozen youth from across Indian Country will be taking part in the meeting on December 3.

Filed Under: National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe to issue IDs at tournament (11/25)
For the first time in its history the Oglala Sioux Tribe will bring its enrollment office to the public.

Filed Under: Opinion | Technology
Bryan Brewer: Tribal communities need better Internet service (11/24)
President of the Oglala Sioux Tribe supports FCC proposal to help close the digital divide in Indian Country.

Filed Under: National | Sports
Native Sun News: Four from South Dakota win big at rodeo final (11/24)
Four South Dakotans returned home from this year’s 2014 Indian National Final Rodeo as newly crowned world Champions.

Filed Under: Opinion
Charles Trimble: A time to give thanks -- For whatever reason (11/24)
Being an Iyeska, or mixed-blood Lakota person, I have of course adopted much of non-Indian culture and religion.

Filed Under: Opinion
Tim Giago: Cornflakes every Sunday at Indian boarding school (11/24)
After church Monday through Saturday we reported to the school dining hall where we were almost always served yellow cornmeal mush.

Filed Under: Law | National
Oglala Sioux Tribe rounds up dogs after deadly attack on girl (11/21)
Police Chief Ron Duke said addressing the dog problem will be priority for the tribal council.

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