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Dupree Locals…

Maurice, Sandy, and Dustilyn Lemke spent the weekend at Jack’s RV Park in Piedmont.  Time was spent with medical appointments, shopping and social.  Friday evening and Saturday evening was spent at the Canyon Lake Center dancing to the `Top Notchmen’. Shawn and Kathy Olsen, Emily and Spencer spent Sunday through Wednesday at the home of Warren and Merolyn Olsen in […]

President Trump approves South Dakota disaster request  

PIERRE, S.D. – Governor Kristi Noem today announced that President Trump has approved the State’s request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration. This will allow federal money to be used to help citizens and local governmental entities recover from property damage sustained during the statewide winter weather and flooding this spring. The President signed the declaration late on June 7, 2019. The state made the request May […]

Ramona LeCompte

Memorial services for Ramona G. LeCompte of Holden, KS, formerly from Eagle Butte, SD, will be held June 15, 2019 at 10:00 MDT at All Saints. Ramona was born January 21, 1973 in Eagle Butte. She graduated in 1991 from C-EB. She worked for a law firm as a litigator in Little Rock, AR until she moved to Holden, KS […]

Confiscation of eagle feather highlights codified law

Marked as a win for Native American people across the state of South Dakota, the South Dakota Codified Law 13-166 passed in 2018 protects the rights for Native American students to wear “traditional tribal regalia or objects of cultural significance at a school honoring or graduation.” A reminder of this protection was sent out by the Associated School Boards of […]

Pamela Jo Houston

Pamela Jo Houston, age 64, of Eagle Butte, SD, entered the Spirit World on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at her home in Eagle Butte. She is survived by four sons: Jeremy Houston, Roy Utah, Marvin Houston, III, of Sparks, NV, Nick Houston, Syracuse, UT and Nathan Houston of Eagle Butte. Four daughters: Jody Ehret and Sammy Houston of Rapid City, […]