Correction: Fatal Dog Attack story
Editors Note Editors who used BC-SD--Fatal Dog Attack, sent Nov. 24 and datelined in Pine Ridge, S.D., are asked to use the following story.
South Dakota girls basketball poll
Class AA Record Pts Prv 1. Sioux Falls O'Gorman (9) 1-0 45 1 2. Sioux Falls Lincoln 1-0 29 4 3. Sioux Falls Roosevelt 0-1 18 2 4. Aberdeen Central 1-0 17 3 (tie)Pierre 1-0 17 5
Community groups holding Pine Ridge gift drive
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) ? A coalition of organizations wants to make sure a group of teenagers on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation have a bright holiday season.
Family of SD girl raises money for dog care
Editors Note Updates with details of the family's efforts; background. PINE RIDGE, S.D. (AP) _ The family of an 8-year-old girl killed by a pack of dogs while sledding on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is raising money for the care of reservation animals.
Man gets more than 30 years in child's death in SD
Editors Note APNewsNow. RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) _ A Rapid City man accused of killing a 10-month-old boy at a home on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation has been sentenced to more than three decades in prison.
2014 nonprofit wish list
Editor's note: Around the holidays, many nonprofits are short of the supplies and donations that allow them to service those in need. Each year, the Rapid City Journal publishes a "wish list" submitted by dozens of local charitable groups with the hope that readers who desire to help others can find the perfect nonprofit and donation to help those less fortunate. Contact information is included ...
Dakotas tribes react to fed marijuana decision
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) ? Native Americans in the Dakotas appeared skeptical Friday of growing and selling marijuana in Indian Country, citing concerns over health and public safety on reservations that out
Tribes wary of selling pot, even if feds allow it
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) ? Many in Indian Country are wary of the idea of growing and selling marijuana on tribal lands, even if it could present an economic windfall and the U.S. Department of Justice