Tag Archives: South Dakota

State Names with Native Roots

The 2016 Scripps National Spelling Bee kicked off today with a preliminaries test and that got us thinking about word origins, proper spellings and pronunciations. One of last year’s words was “scherenschnitte,” which is of German descent. The year before that, there was “stichomythia,” which is of Greek descent. We examined words that hit a […]

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A High Impact Food Partner & Project in Indian Country

Food sovereignty has been a major focus in sustainable community development across Indian country.

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Reservation Series: Rosebud

The history, culture and economy of the Rosebud Sioux Reservation.

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Poorest Counties in America: Ziebach, SD

Ziebach County in South Dakota is not only the poorest county in America, but it is also still recovering from an ice storm that knocked out power almost 2 years ago.

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Can I Visit the Reservations? – Plains Rewind

Sites to visit in the Plains close to the American Indian reservation.

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Can I Visit the Reservations in the Plains?

List of American Indian reservation historical and cultural sites to visit.

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