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News

CRYP Graduates 184 Teen Interns

In the nearly three years since the Cheyenne River Youth Project launched its innovative teen internship program at the Cokata Wiconi (Center of Life) teen center, 184 teenagers have completed internships in sustainable agriculture, social en More...

Scare up your best stories and drawings for the West River Eagle Halloween scary story and/or drawing contest

Do you like telling scary stories? Do you have your own scary story to tell? Perhaps you’re an artist and you’d like to draw up a work of art that screams for attention? More...

Nine graduate from C.R.E.A.TE

Nine area individuals recently graduated from Four Band Community Fund’s C.R.E.A.T.E  (Cheyenne River Entrepreneurial Assistance Training and Education) class on September 14. More...

Obituaries

Joseph Thomas Elsey

Memorial services for Joseph T. Elsey age 68, of Eagle Butte, was at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 23, 2016 at United Church Christ in Eagle Butte. Joseph passed away Friday, September 16, 2016 at the Hospice of the Hills in Rapid city. More...

Earlwin Oklaire

Funeral for Earlwin Oklaire age 88, of Lemmon, SD and formerly of Eagle Butte, SD was on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 10:00 a.m., MT at the Church of God in Eagle Butte, SD. Pastor Addie Morris will be officiating.   More...

Delores High Elk

Funeral for Delores M. High Elk age 64 of Eagle Butte, SD will be at 11:00 a.m., MT on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at the Old Agency Building in Eagle Butte, SD.   More...

Sports

Braves clip Falcon’s homecoming wings

For the first time this century, the Cheyenne Eagle Butte Braves football team defeated the Todd County Falcons, clipping the Falcon’s hope of a homecoming victory, with a 32-14 win in Mission on Friday night. More...

C-EB volleyball team split two on the road; get ready for LNI tournament

The Braves volleyball split two games last week moving their record to 6-5 forthe year, as they make ready for the Lakota Nation Volleyball tournament in Rapid City this weekend. More...

Braves JV squad takes down Takini varsity

The C-EB Braves Junior Varsity and C-squad hosted the Takini Lady Skyhawks on Monday night in a makeup game. More...

Catch me if you can

C-EB freshman Payden Peterson eyes an approaching Noah Bauer (16) from Mobridge-Pollock as he returns the ball following a Mobridge kick-off. The two teams met on Monday afternoon in Eagle Butte in a junior varsity match. More...

Reminder

Absentee voting for the state and national election began last Friday, September 23. More...

Dupree Area News

Homecoming tradition celebrates 105 years in the United States

Debating over what to wear on themed dress-up days and the buzz of king and queen coronation picks, filter through the halls of Dupree high school and just about every other high school in the United States during the months of September and More...

Dupree School Homecoming activities scheduled

Dupree High School will be celebrating their 2016 homecoming October 2-8.  The theme is “The Tigers Playlist that will Lead them to a VICTORY!” More...

Help us Kick Off the Dupree Tigers Homecoming week

The Dupree After School Program along with the Dupree School National Honor Society, and the Cheyenne River Youth Diabetes Prevention Program are holding a Purple & Gold Color Run on Sunday October 2, starting at 3:00 p.m. More...

Opinions

Freedom of Speech: At What Cost?

Molly Vetter More...

2016 Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup

On Friday morning, September 30, a few dozen cowboys will put on their boots and saddle up their horses. Custer State Park employees will arise before dawn. More...

Undoing historical wrongs to our Native American citizens

Imagine a scenario today in which the federal government, with no due process, forcibly removes children of a specific race from their homes and places them into a boarding school more than a thousand miles away from their family and friends. More...

Youth

Student of the Month

The fifth and sixth grade teachers have chosen their Student of the Month for September. Top: Kaylee Agneaux, Deja Roberts, Zander Bowman, and Coke Cavanaugh. Middle: Mykel  Roberts and Nature High Elk. More...

C-EB Breakfast and Lunch Menu

Thursday, September 29  Breakfast: Biscuits and gravy, fruit, and milk More...

Agriculture

USDA News

The Dewey, Meade, Perkins & Ziebach County FSA offices would like to keep you informed of the following items important to USDA programs.  If you have any questions please contact the Dewey County office at 865-3522 ext 2, Meade Coun More...

Northwest Area Conservation Districts: The colors of autumn

In autumn the leaves of many broadleaf shrubs and trees change color and we get to enjoy their beauty.  The mixture of yellow and orange with a touch of red and purple is the result of chemical processes that take place in trees as the s More...