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FNS Photos by Kevin Cederstrom At top, President Barack Obama visits with young Native American dancers on Friday during the Cannon Ball Flag Day Celebration in Cannon Ball.

WINDY BUT WARM WELCOME: Standing Rock Indian Reservation honored by Obama, first lady’s visit

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CANNON BALL – In welcoming President Barack Obama to his reservation, Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault II noted that Chief Sitting Bull, who lived here, once asked the government in Washington to send him an honest man.


“If Sitting Bull we're sitting here today, he'd be honored,” he said.

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