16 units of life-saving blood were donated at the Dupree blood drive on Sep. 24. A total of 14 people donated, including three first-time donors. Their blood donations will help forty-eight people who need transfusions. Refreshments were provided byRhonda Collins. The next scheduled drive is November 26, from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Catholic Church Hall.
Fall time can be crunch time for food preservation for all you canners out there who love this time of year. If it is your first time canning, here are few helpful tips. We have fruits that grow wild that are great for jams and jellies, for example, chokecherries, plums and buffalo berries, which tend to ripen around the same […]
Listed below are the Parade results corrections from last week’s edition: Best Rez Car: 1st place – $125.00: Vintage Fancy Car 2nd place – $100.00: Kiukanpl Rascals Powwow Car 3rd place – $750.00: John Hunt Family Ranch 4th place – $50.00: Wanblee Rez Runners Best Rez Truck: 1st place – $125.00: Wakinyan Luta Singer 2nd place – $100.00: Good Times […]
A blood drive will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 24 from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Catholic Church hall. No drives were held in Dupree during the summer so those who donated in May are all eligible to donate at this one. New donors and walk-ins are always welcome. Those with appointments are always served first before walk-ins. […]
The Dupree United Church of Christ will hold its annual Harvest Festival and Sale on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at Pioneer Hall in Dupree, SD. A roast beef dinner with all the trimmings will be served from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. The cost for dinner is $7.00 for adults and $4.00 for kids under 10. Immediately following dinner, an […]
The annual Wounded Knee Memorial Motorcycle Ride started on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation and ended at the Wounded Knee Massacre site on the Pine Ridge Reservation. On August 2, 148 riders made a stop in Eagle Butte to attend both opening ceremonies of the new Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Veterans Park and the Ledger Art Exhibit at the Lakota […]
A grand opening ceremony for a traveling exhibit featuring Lakota ledger art took place on Friday, August 2, at the Lakota Cultural Center in Eagle Butte. Attendance for the event reached over 100 spectators, and included Wounded Knee Massacre descendants and Wounded Knee Memorial motorcyclists. The exhibit has touched the hearts of many across Cheyenne River due to its deep […]