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Israel's Shimon Peres, 93, dies in Tel Aviv
Clinton seeks to keep Trump on defensive after debate
Obama power plant rules face key test in U.S. court
Chelsea Clinton coming to Fargo for fundraiser
Bismarck murder trial delayed until January
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Midgets volleyball takes care of Saints in four sets
Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
DSU volleyball tops South Dakota Mines
Reeve: Best team ever for U.S. at Ryder Cup?
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
good bad and ugly
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
August 1, 2016
South Dakota man, 21, sent to prison for beating man to death
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- A 21-year-old Allen man will spend more than 17 years in prison for second degree murder for using a club-like weapon to kill another man during a fight on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.Nile Paul Waters, also known as Nile Hollow Horn Bear, pleaded guilty to...
News/crime and courts
August 1, 2016 - 10:30pm
Federal judge rules in favor tribal members, blocks N.D. voter ID law
BISMARCK — Recent changes to North Dakota's voter identification laws have placed an "undue burden" on Native Americans and other voters, a federal judge ruled Monday in ordering the state to put its 2012 voter ID laws back into place. U.S. District Court Judge Daniel Hovland...
August 1, 2016 - 4:57pm
July 28, 2016
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
“The Loophole Economy Is No Jackpot for Indians” is the headline to a Wall Street Journal article from yesterday written by Naomi Schaefer...
July 28, 2016 - 3:56pm
July 12, 2016
Port: North Dakota removing Native American imagery from highway signs
This morning a SAB reader contacted me about a chance he noticed to some of North Dakota’s highway signs, and included a photo of one of the...
July 12, 2016 - 2:19pm
June 22, 2016
Court sets aside Obama administration fracking rules for public lands
A federal judge in Wyoming has set aside new regulations for hydraulic fracturing on public lands, a victory for oil and gas producers who vehemently...
June 22, 2016 - 3:02pm
Little Bighorn battle marks 140th anniversary
REAL BIRD RANCH, Mont. -- On the 140th anniversary of the Battle of the Little Bighorn, an organizer of the annual reenactment said this year...
News/Nation and World
June 22, 2016 - 9:51am
June 2, 2016
Tribal leaders endorse Clinton
Tribal leaders from North Dakota and South Dakota have endorsed Hillary Clinton for president, citing her focus on the Native American community....
June 2, 2016 - 3:30pm
May 31, 2016
Native Americans move to frontlines in battle over voting rights
BELCOURT -- Elvis Norquay, a member of the Chippewa Indian tribe, has lived most of his 58 years on North Dakota's remote Turtle Mountain reservation...
May 31, 2016 - 3:13pm
May 28, 2016
Tribe asserts oil presence as it declares ‘a new day’
FORT BERTHOLD RESERVATION -- At 4:30 a.m. on June 27, 2015, Missouri River Resources CEO Dave Williams received a call. “It was a Saturday,” he said. “They said, ‘Dave, she’s coming in.” MRR produced its first barrel of oil that day and now, almost a year later, it has...
May 28, 2016 - 3:54pm
May 27, 2016
Trump's pro-oil agenda poses dilemma for North Dakota's Indians
TRENTON -- When Donald Trump laid out his plan this week to roll back U.S. environmental regulations to boost the ailing energy industry, it...
May 27, 2016 - 12:32pm
May 26, 2016
Bill to help protect Native American children heading to president's desk
BISMARCK -- Legislation requiring all adults living in potential foster homes to undergo background checks before a Native American child can be placed there has passed Congress and is expected to be signed by President Barack Obama. The bill, dubbed the Native American Children's...
May 26, 2016 - 9:07pm
May 23, 2016
Port: Maybe we spend too much time talking for Native Americans instead of talking to them
Last week a poll released by the Washington Post found that roughly 90 percent of Native Americans are not offended by the “Redskins” nickname....
May 23, 2016 - 6:28pm
May 2, 2016
Standing Rock woman named Miss Indian World
BISMARCK -- A North Dakota woman was crowned Miss Indian World 2016 on Saturday. Danielle Ta'Sheena Finn, 25, of Porcupine, was the first enrolled...
May 2, 2016 - 4:04pm
April 25, 2016
Power of old bones stops $10 million job
STANTON, N.D. — The power of old bones spoke earlier this month, when a $10 million construction project came to a five-day halt so the bones...
April 25, 2016 - 11:26am
April 13, 2016
Recruiting, interest lead to more Native Americans on N.D. Dems’ ticket
BISMARCK – With an unprecedented three Native Americans on the North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party’s statewide ticket and at least four running...
April 13, 2016 - 8:34pm