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SPIRIT LAKE RESERVATION

Investigators discovered that the Sledge ring targeted areas with fewer law enforcement resources where they sold drugs at a premium price, according to prosecutors.
Investigators discovered that the Sledge ring targeted areas with fewer law enforcement resources where they sold drugs at a premium price, according to prosecutors.
U.S. District Judge Peter Welte sentenced Reese Ironshield to seven years and three months in prison and Kyle Langstaff to four years and 10 months in prison.
A free society should stand in opposition to monopolies. Even those pursued as a way to amend the grievous sins of the past.

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The Spirit Lake Tribe, and members Collette Brown and Lois Leben, who are Benson County voters, say a Benson County redistricting plan adopted December 28, 2021 violates Native Americans’ voting rights by requiring Benson County Commissioners to be elected on an at-large basis, rather than by district.
The family of 3-year-old Ariana McKay says the little girl swallowed an entire bottle of adult Tylenol.
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A family's story on how churches and the United States government affected generations of Native Americans through nearly 150 years of the boarding school system.
Tammy Longie, along with her husband Erich Longie Jr., were sentenced to life in prison following the murder of a 5-year-old and abuse of other children.
Partisan operatives like attorney Tim Purdon — a former member of the Democratic National Committee — would like to portray this case as one in which Native American voters were singled out and marginalized. It's just not true.
The Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa and the State Historical Society of North Dakota recently agreed to partner in a search for the remains of children around the former Fort Totten Indian Industrial School, which lies on the Spirit Lake Reservation in the northeastern part of the state.

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At one point, Judge Peter Welte said the court could not describe what the children went through. "There are simply no words," Welte said.
Tribal leaders say last year alone they took in more than 700 dogs wandering the reservation.
A source says foul play is not suspected.

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