CRST Tribal Council drops hammer on drug dealers

Resolution calls for exclusion, dis-enrollment, or banishment for life

The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Council took very strong action on Wednesday to deal head on with the escalating problem of Meth and drug use on the Cheyenne River Reservation.   The council passed Resolution 182-2015-CR which outlined the consequences to those individuals who are convicted (in tribal, state, or federal court) of distributing, manufacturing, or trafficking methamphetamine and/or any narcotic […]

City Council meeting notice



The Eagle Butte City Council will hold the July Regular Meeting on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the city of­fice on Main Street.

Thune’s office now accepting fall internship applications



WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) is currently seeking intelligent, hard-working college students to serve as fall interns in his Senate offices locat­ed in Aberdeen, Rapid City, Sioux Falls, and Washington, D.C. Interns in Thune’s state offices will participate in constituent service and state outreach ac­tivities, while students in the Washington, D.C., office will have the opportunity to […]

Free spay/ neuter & vaccination clinics for dogs and cats



HSVMA – Rural Area Veteri­nary Services July 20-24, 2015 July 20, 2015 – White Horse, SD Community Building 8:00am until full- Spay/neuter surgery only intake 1: 00pm until full- Vaccine shots/wellness exams only in­take July 21, 2015 – Dupree, SD- ‘Harry’s Hall’ 8:00am until full- Spay/neuter surgery only intake 1: 00pm until full- Vaccine shots/wellness exams only in­take July 22nd […]

Drink water to prevent dehydration during hot summer months



Summer is here and with the warmer temperatures a per­son’s chances for dehydration increase.  Water is one of the six major nutrients we need each day and it is essential for life.  Did you know that our bodies are made up of approximately 55-75% water? Babies and children have more water as a percentage in their bodies than adults and […]

Warriors needed



Need horseman who can ride bareback at a high lope, with no fear. Riders will stage an Indian at­tack on a wagon train, July 29, 2015. Need to bring your own horse. Contact Orville LaPlante at 200-2146.

Youth Affairs to host free Basketball tournament for Youth



The CRST Youth Affairs is host­ing an Iron 3 girls and boys bas­ketball tournament. The event is free for the youth. The tourna­ment will take place at the Du­pree Community Center parking lot on Saturday, July 11, 2015. Participants are to sign up at 10:30 a.m. at the community cen­ter. There will be no more than three on a team […]

Reminder: Still time to sign up for City Wide Rummage Sale



The Eagle Butte Annual City Wide Rummage Sale will take place on Friday July 17 and Sat­urday July 18 during Hometown Days. If you want to be included on the map, sign up now to have yourYard or Food Sale posted. For only $5 you will have your sale put on the map with a 15 word description. Stop in […]

Area entities receive community mosquito control grants



The CRST Prairie Management Program, City of Eagle Butte, and City of Dupree were part of more than 180 South Dakota cit­ies, counties and tribes that will share in $490,371 in grants from the South Dakota Department of Health, intended to control mos­quitoes and prevent the spread of West Nile virus (WNV) All applying communities re­ceived funding, with grants rang­ing […]

Eagle Butte man charged with first degree murder



Corbyn Big Eagle of Eagle Butte has been charged with First De­gree Murder in the June 16 stab­bing death of 18 year old Austin Miner in Eagle Butte. Court documents show that CRST Tribal Police Officers re­sponded to a call at the Evergreen Apartments. There they found Miner lying on the floor of Big Eagle’s apartment bleeding from his chest. […]


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