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Lakota speakers looking to start language-immersion day care

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- Tama I'atala doesn't want his children to feel as disconnected from their Lakota heritage as he does from his Samoan culture.

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I'atala, who is part Lakota and lives on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, has a solution: Have his children, including his 17-month-old son, learn the language.

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