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Tribe to open nation's first marijuana resort

FLANDREAU, S.D. - The Santee Sioux tribe has already proven its business acumen...economic opportunities beyond casinos.Santee Sioux leaders plan to grow their own pot and...legalization of marijuana on the Santee Sioux land came in June, months after the Justice...
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States monitor alcohol offenders with twice-daily tests

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Every day before sunrise...percent.At the Minnehaha County Jail in Sioux Falls, people of all stripes come during...Administrators and participants at the Sioux Falls testing site acknowledged that some...
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Kadinger, Ryder to wed

...2015, at Savikko Park on Sandy Beach.The bride is the daughter of Monica Lucht of Madison, South Dakota and Randy Foster of Sioux Fall, South Dakota.The groom is the son of Mark and Amanda Ryder of Juneau.The wedding will be officiated by Tom LeBlanc...
Death Notice: Vernon L. Rauscher

...Xiu's daughter, Qian; Qian's daughter, Nicole, all from Juneau. He is also survived by his son, Michael Rauscher of Sioux Falls, South Dakota; daughter, Susan Johnson of Sidney, Nebraska; grandchildren, Alec and Abbie of Sidney, Nebraska...
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Philanthropy in action: Paul Douglas and the Douglas-Dornan Foundation

...organizations throughout Southeast Alaska."Since 2002, Paul has shared his interest in philanthropy with his wife, Sioux Douglas. Sioux is very involved with the Juneau Community Foundation, on whose board she has served since the JCF began, and...
UAS to host presentation, film series on indigenous languages

...seemingly marked for extinction is the Lakota language itself ? the language of the Lakota nation, once usually called the Sioux." Film Presentation: "First Language: The Race to Save Cherokee," 7-9 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 1, Egan Lecture HallThe...
My Turn: A model for Alaska's road to economic growth: Boutique steps

...within AIDEA) and grant programs. Proposed Funding ModelThe model we propose is similar to the model in which six South Dakota Sioux tribes have decided to pool wind power resources to create the largest utility-grade wind installation in the nation, funding...
Sioux City woman credits goats for soap's success

SIOUX CITY, Iowa - For six years, Vanessa Wodtke...handmade soap inside the kitchen of her rural Sioux City farmhouse.Yet, the wife and mother...nutrients and vitamins," Wodtke told the Sioux City Journal (
Lakota Sioux dance troupe to perform at JAHC

...American Heritage Month next week by seeing the acclaimed Lakota Sioux Indian Dance Theatre perform. The dance troupe will perform...something that is very, very exciting," she said. The Lakota Sioux Indian Dance Theatre performs in colorful, elaborate traditional...
First lady addresses inaugural Native American youth summit

...Obama and Mrs. Obama's visit last year to the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, which straddles the border between North Dakota...of Rapid City, South Dakota, and a member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, created a newspaper to feature writing by Native American...


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