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Oglala Sioux Tribe Ambulance Service
Employees of the Oglala Sioux Tribe’s Ambulance Service are raising concerns about ‘abhorrent’ working conditions.
Jade Ecoffey
Track and field champion Jade Ecoffey and Indian law legend Mario Gonzales were among those honored for their contributions to the Oglala Sioux Tribe.
'Farmington is on Indian Land'
We need to organize and find out why none of these murders have been solved.
Indian Relay Race
A highlight of the annual Crow Native Days were the Indian relay races, a sport gaining immense popularity, thrilling audiences across the nation.
When I was a boy in Rapid City, the only bald-headed men I saw were white men.
Mama Julz: “We’re not going to stop this pipeline by prayer only. Prayer and action go hand in hand!”
“We’re not going to stop this pipeline by prayer only. Prayer and action go hand in hand!” Lakota matriarch Mama Julz said of Line 3.
Land Back in Rapid City, South Dakota
Grassroots treaty rights events on Independence Day featured a peaceful but spectacular civil disobedience action.
Land Back NDN Collective
As Natives, we have endured and survived the most atrocious, violent, and sadistic European immigrant vengeance.
Donna Gilbert, Julie Mohney and Charmaine White Face
A self-determination dispute at an Indian Health Service facility in South Dakota has come to an end.
'Death to KXL'
After more than 10 years of fighting, the Keystone XL Pipeline is finally dead.
Oyate Wahacanka Woecun
Water is the source of life. If there are ever any threats to our water we need to address them.
Stop Line 3
Law enforcement reported arresting more than 240 people for participating in a demonstration against a pipeline on Ojibwe treaty territory.
Holy Rosary Mission
I learned that it was not good to be an “Indian.” We were supposed to forget our language and culture.
mmiwsanfrancisco
One issue that is in the hearts and minds of Native people today is the issue of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women.
northerncheyennegraduation
You go grads. Get ready to carry the torch.
Tim Giago
I am proud of the many newspapers I have published, but it is time for a new generation of Native journalists and editors to take over.
northerncheyenneboardofhealth
The Northern Cheyenne Nation appears to be winning the war against COVID-19, though the battle took its toll on 57 citizens who lost their lives.
donaldtrump
The Grand Old Party has turned into a modern day death cult.
A summer-long exhibit features the works of the late Robert Penn, who was from the Rosebud Sioux Tribe.
pineridgeihs
The Fort Laramie Treaty of 1868 requires the United States to provide health care to the Sioux Nation.
shutdownline5
From the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota to Line 5 in Michigan, pipeline operators continue to skirt the law.
daysof76
The Days of ’76 Parade and Rodeo has been growing over the years, and including Native culture is becoming more important in the celebration.
Abraham Lincoln
My friend was telling me the other day that there is a theory about why, if and when men grow beards.
grandcanyonbison
According to the National Park Service, the herd of 600 bison on the Grand Canyon North Rim will be reduced to 200.
blackhillspowwow
Publisher Tim Giago has decided to sponsor a National Native American Media Convention on Native American Day in South Dakota.
nationalnativeamericanhalloffame
The National Native American Hall of Fame is honoring its third wave of inductees at a ceremony on November 6, 2021.
northern cheyenne reservation
This is a sad column to write because it casts a poor refection on some people on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation.
robinwebber
Native runners were once the dominant force in South Dakota distance running. That is no longer the case.
campmniluzahan
Native people have been embracing ways of thinking, feeding and housing our own since the COVID-19 pandemic began.
landback
Anyone holding a position of power must pay close attention to the words that come out of their mouths.
siouxfallsfederalbuilding
Two Native lawyers with impressive resumes are seeking an appointment to the federal bench.
cellphone
Here’s a column that few people under the age of 40 will read.
oakflat
For more than six years, the San Carlos Apache Tribe and allies have been holding camps, rallies, relay runs and other demonstrations to resist mining on sacred land at Oak Flat.
uscapitol
Every Republican senator voted against the Covid Relief Bill. What did they vote against?
rapidcityindianschool
“The acknowledgement of the suffering and abuse while honoring survivors’ resiliency is long overdue,” said South Dakota Rep. Peri Pourier, a citizen of the Oglala Sioux Tribe.
Lakota Waldorf School
Being born in a time when Lakota was spoken by nearly everyone around me allowed me to become fluent within 6 years.
lularedcloudharryburk
“I do this memorial in the Lakota way for my husband,” says Lula Red Cloud.
dakotamemorialride
December has not been kind to the people of the Great Sioux Nation, but as survivors we continue to carry on our spirituality and traditions.
timgiago
The COVID pandemic has been really tough on many small businesses across the country, bringing many to their knees.
Meadowlark
According to Lakota oral tradition, the tasiyagnunpa speaks Lakota.