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Frazier responds to Noem, update: The checkpoints will continue


Today Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Chairman Harold Frazier responded to Governor Kristi Noem’s letter in which is proposed a 3-part plan which called for the removal of checkpoints from US/State Highways as well as a request for “reasonable accommodations” of checkpoints on BIA/Tribal Roads. “Thank you for your letter we received yesterday offering comments on consultation for a potential “pathway […]

BREAKING: Noem proposes 3-part proposal to Chairman Frazier- No tribal checkpoints on US/State Highways


In the on-going public health checkpoint saga, Governor Kristi Noem sent yet another letter today to Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Chairman Harold Frazier in which she proposes a plan “that respects tribal sovereignty, federal law and state sovereignty as well.” The governor said it was desire her work together cooperatively in confronting the coronavirus pandemic with “science and facts”. In […]

BREAKING: Standing Rock mass testing results in 2 positive cases


482 essential workers and residents participated in a mass testing for COVID-19 on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on Saturday, May 9. Of the samples sent in, two have come back positive and both patients have been notified and are self-isolating, according to a press release from the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. Of the two positives, one was a resident […]


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