August 27, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Correction

In the August 13 issue of the West River Eagle, the front page Community Meeting solicits solu­tions to prevent meth use and sui­cide story, Richard Moves Camp was incorrectly referred to as Boot Camp. More...

Apologies

In last week’s bankroll for the Dupree Lakota Thrifty Mart I made a typo and put that Kar­en Sussman was the winner of $1200. It should have read $200. My apologies to Lakota Thrifty Mart and Karen Sussman. More...

Three area men charged with arson in St. Basil Church Fire

Three men face federal arson and burglary charges in con­nection with the July 19 fire that destroyed St. Basil’s Church west of Ridgeview. More...

Special Sections

Opinions

Good times at the South Dakota State Fair

  Classes are beginning again, football season will soon be underway and South Dakota’s favorite end-of-summer event is coming up – the South Dakota State Fair, held Sept. 3 through Sept. 7 in Huron. More...

Pledge your allegiance with purpose and understanding

Nations use words and symbols to represent the ideas for which they unite, or the ideas that explain their purpose for doing something. More...

ABOUT HEALTH

Taking Care of America’s Elderly May Not Be a Top Priority

During a recent visit to Co­penhagen, I squeezed in a visit with city officials to learn more about the Danish health system particularly the country’s ar­rangements for long-term care, a topic that draws endless com­THINKING from American fami More...

Youth

Youth

Ms. Pandi Pittman, HS Principal, called upon sophomore Garrett Fischer to do the DHS 7th-12th staff introductions this year and he had a blast as he did a wonderful job! More...

Dupree Jackpot winners

1D Winners - 1st Marlene Woodward, 2nd-3rd Tie Ceri McCafferty & Lacy Maher, 4th-5th tie Lacy Maher & Lorenda Long More...

Moreau Grand Electric: Planned Outage on Thursday

Moreau-Grand Electric will be conducting a planned outage at the Sioux substation this Thurs­day, August 27th; from 5 to 7 a.m. Mountain Time. More...

Braves prepare for first outing of season

The Cheyenne Eagle Butte Braves’ Football and Cross Country teams will compete in their first games of the 2015-16 season. The Braves football team will face the Bennett County War­riors on Friday night at 6:30 p.m. MDT in Martin. More...

Indigenous Foods and Skills Festival to be held on eve of CRST Labor Day Fair

Back in the day, the Lakota people would spend the summer and fall making preparations for the coming winter by gathering food and storing it. More...

CRYP holds annual distribution

More than 500 children received school supplies

On Wednesday, August 19, the Cheyenne River Youth Project hosted its annual School Supplies Drive distribution in the Cokata Wiconi teen center’s gymnasium. More...

Photo

Fitness walkers fill the sidewalk as they head north on Willow Street during the Wiconi Wakan Fitness walk on Thursday. More...

News

Photo

A small herd of White-tailed deer make their way across the Moreau River south of White Horse. More...

Community

Reports from the Field

The 2015 August Management Take (AMT) season for Canada geese is underway and the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) is reporting varying levels of participation and bird num­bers. More...

South Dakota Wildlife Action Plan Approved

PIERRE, S.D. - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently approved a revised version of the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks’ (GFP) wildlife action plan. More...

Vaccination Provides A Healthy Start For Children

PIERRE, S.D. – Immunization gives parents the safe, proven power to protect their children from 14 serious and potentially deadly diseases before they turn 2 years old, says a state health official. More...

Sports

South Dakota Salmon Record Broken

A Highmore angler had barely started his day on Lake Oahe when a fish hit his lure and cre­ated a memory to last a lifetime. More...

Stands Allowed on Public Land August 25ing

Archery hunters can start set­ting up tree stands on public lands beginning Tuesday, Aug. 25. More...

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Poll

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