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A spotlight on Takini educator Travis Albers

By Alaina Beautiful Bald Eagle | December 11, 2019

Entering into his second year at Takini School, Travis Albers wears many hats, including life skills teacher, athletic director, as well as coaching cross country, boys and girls basketball, and track. He is the father of four children, daughters, Teylor, Skylar, Bryar, and son, Zander. Albers, who was born in Pine Ridge, spent his childhood in Kyle and lived there […]

USDA News: Keeping You Informed

By Alaina Beautiful Bald Eagle | December 11, 2019

The Corson, 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 Corson County office at 605-273-4506 ext 2, Dewey County office at 865-3522 ext 2, Meade County at 347-4952 ext 2, Perkins at 244-5222 ext 2 or Ziebach County […]

Miss Rodeo South Dakota crowned as Miss Rodeo America 2020

By Alaina Beautiful Bald Eagle | December 11, 2019

Miss Rodeo South Dakota Jordan Tierney, who is from Hot Springs, was crowned Miss Rodeo America 2020 at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas on Sunday, December 8. Reigning State Rodeo Queens vie for title the national title during the annual pageant and compete in areas of appearance, horsemanship, and a written test. Tierney was one of 27 […]

C-EB students honor Vern Mexican with memorial

By Alaina Beautiful Bald Eagle | December 11, 2019

A small group of Cheyenne-Eagle Butte students met with High School Principal Mrs. Hall and requested the school have a brief memorial for the Dupree freshman student, Vern Mexican, who passed away in practice on the basketball court last week. Emanuel Red Bear lead the school’s staff and student body in prayer with the varsity basketball players creating a center […]

Meet Robyn Miller from Black Hills Federal Credit Union

By Alaina Beautiful Bald Eagle | December 11, 2019

When you enter the Black Hills Federal Credit Union building, you are greeted by friendly faces and the fresh coffee, lemonade and water add to the warm welcome. Robyn Miller is the Branch Manager at the Eagle Butte location, and during her 17-year career with the financial institution, she has overseen and her team through some big transitions. Robyn grew […]

CRST Finance Department hosts festive events for staff

By Alaina Beautiful Bald Eagle | December 11, 2019

The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Finance Department staff is sponsoring holiday festive activities throughout the month of December. On December 9, they held a ginger bread house contest with six participants entering their most delicious creations. Two of the entries were designed as tipis and one event had a miniature drum placed outside its entrance of the tipi. On Wednesday, […]

Letter to the Editor: Let 2019 be the last year of the memorial ride

By Alaina Beautiful Bald Eagle | December 11, 2019

Dear Editor, The 1890 HAWK Survivor Descendants Group (formerly known as the Wounded Knee/Chanpke Taopi Survivor Descendants Society) come now and are stating that we do not want the Spotted Elk, Uphan Gleska (aka Big Foot/SiThanka) name to be used for monetary gains and donations (another words, exploitation). In December, 1990 in the final year of the SiThanka Wokiksuye Ride, […]

Letter to the Editor: Politics and Trump Connection

By Alaina Beautiful Bald Eagle | December 11, 2019

Dear Editor, Last Sunday morning, CNN showed portions of a Trump rally where he repeatedly yelled that Dems lost the election — that Dems were now attempting a do-over. This after three years have passed.  Yahoo reported on Monday that Fox’s Tucker Carlson claimed he was rooting for Russia. Screen text explained that Dems were doubling down on the Russia […]

Letter to the Editor: Rotate the States

By Alaina Beautiful Bald Eagle | December 11, 2019

Rotate the States Dear Editor, Every four years since 1972, Iowa and New Hampshire in tandem have repeatedly been the first two states to vote in the American presidential primary process. Isn’t it time for the other 48 states to take their turns at being one of the first two states to vote? We should reform the presidential primary process […]

Home Improvement Tips

By Alaina Beautiful Bald Eagle | December 11, 2019

Greetings everyone, I hope your past week went well. This week I will cover some tips on snow blowers and related snow-removal equipment, what works best, and green options to consider for your consideration. First, I will cover snow blowers and how to choose the right one for your needs. Snow blower model types There are 3 different kinds of […]