President Barack Obama

President Obama Visits ND/SD Reservation Today

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) - President Barack Obama is in Indian Country for the first time as president, witnessing two sides of Native American life — a celebration of colorful cultural traditions on the powwow grounds and a view of the often bleak modern-day conditions on tribal lands. The president and first lady arrived by...
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Attorney General Says Documents in 1971 Case to be Released Next Week

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Sealed court documents used in the criminal investigation of a 1971 cold case will be released next week. A judge in Vermillion on May 30 granted a request from Attorney General Marty Jackley to unseal the documents but without the names of numerous reported victims of sexual assaults. Another judge...
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Air Force One Lands in Bismarck-POTUS Now Heading to Cannonball

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Air Force One arrived in Bismarck this afternoon (2:13 p.m. Central Time) for President Barack Obama’s visit to the Standing Rock Reservation. Obama is visiting the reservation straddling North Dakota and South Dakota to get a firsthand look at culture and also the problems there. The trip marks Obama’s first...
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Wildlife Rehab Center Accepting Game Donations for Injured Birds & Animals

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Fish and wild game donations are being sought by the local Oahe Wildlife Rehabilitation Center. As it does in the late winter and spring months, the center is seeing increased numbers of injured birds and animals–as a result of bird migration injuries, animal births and various other injuries. Dr....
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