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Wounded Knee Descendants meeting scheduled for Saturday in Takini

The Si Tanka Takini Omniciye will host a Wounded Knee Descendants meeting on Saturday, January 19, at the Takini School cafeteria from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.  A potluck meal is planned and everyone is invited to bring their favorite dish. For more information, contact Manny and Renee Iron Hawk at 605-200-0125/0997 or Violet Catches at 605-538-4399.

USD announces fall 2018 Dean’s List and Academic Honors

VERMILLION, SD – The University of South Dakota announced its Academic Honors and Dean’s List to recognize over 2,200 students for their high academic achievement during the Fall 2018 semester. Full-time, undergraduate students are named to the Dean’s List if they received a 3.5 GPA for courses they took in the Fall 2018 semester and had no incomplete or failing […]

Continuum series on Netflix worth checking out


One of the great things about Netflix is that it exposes someone who does not watch regular TV anymore to some great shows that said someone would not have been exposed to otherwise. Continuum is one of those series that I have discovered on Netflix and that has captured my imagination as it projects a possible future, and imagines how […]

Dupree Jr. High and High School Honor Roll for Quarter2/Semester 1

“A” Honor Roll: JW Pederson, 7th grade; Wambli Quintana, 7th grade; Wamni Afraid of Hawk, 8th grade; Emily Olsen, 8th grade; Haydon Starr, 8th grade; Treg Thorstenson, 8th grade; Haley Rapada, 9th grade; Malory Peacock, 10th grade; Shantell Brewer, 11th grade. “B” Honor Roll: Yasmin Eagle Chasing,   7th grade; Nevaeh Farlee, 7th grade; MaKrista Iron Shield, 7th grade; Jazmyne […]

Local competes in Junior State Snow Queen

C-EB alumni Wyatt Jewett returns to recruit students


Many students have reservations about leaving the reservation to attend a college or university far from family and friends, which is why 2017 graduate and Columbia University Sophomore Wyatt Jewett is participating in a program that allows him to come back to his alma mater and share his experiences at the university  as well as information about Columbia admissions. Jewett […]

More than 600 teens graduate from the Cheyenne River Youth Project’s Teen Internship Program

EAGLE BUTTE, SD (Dec. 17, 2018) — When the Cheyenne River Youth Project launched its teen internships at Cokata Wiconi (Center of Life) in 2013, 10 teenagers graduated from the program. Just five years later, that number has reached the impressive 600 mark. Six art interns and two indigenous cooking interns are preparing to graduate prior to the Christmas holiday. […]

The Long Look Back premier screening in Lemmon January19-20

LEMMON, SD – The South Dakota made western The Long Look Back is having its South Dakota premier screening in Lemmon this month. Public screenings at the Palace Theatre will show on January 19th at 2:30 pm and on January 20th at 12, 12:45 and 1:30 pm. Screenings are free will donation with concessions available through the theater. The director […]

Tiospaye Topa receives Highest Achievement Award

Knowledge/Quiz Bowl teams compete at LNI


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