Cheyenne River


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Cheyenne River

A river rising in eastern Wyoming and flowing about 850 km (530 mi) east then northeast to the Missouri River in central South Dakota.

Chey′enne Riv′er


n.
a river flowing NE from E Wyoming to the Missouri River in South Dakota. ab. 500 mi. (800 km) long.
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The crisis counseling service is available to these areas designated in the federal disaster declaration for Individual Assistance: Bennett, Bon Homme, Charles Mix, Dewey, Hutchinson, Jackson, Mellette, Minnehaha, Oglala Lakota, Todd, Turner, Yankton, Ziebach counties; Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation; Pine Ridge Reservation; Rosebud Reservation.
The Standing Rock, Cheyenne River, Yankton and Oglala Sioux sued in July 2016 and are still fighting even though the $3.8 billion pipeline began moving North Dakota oil to Illinois in 2017.
Joye Braun, leader of the Wakpa Waste Camp at the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation in South Dakota, told Common Dreams.
(15) Most recently state and federal governments authorized construction of the Dakota Access pipeline across the Missouri River just upstream from the Standing Rock and Cheyenne River reservations and through territory to which the Sioux claim treaty rights.
Hundreds of Native Americans marched to the White House March 10 in response to a federal judge denying a request by the Standing Rock Sioux and Cheyenne River tribes to halt construction of the Dakota Access pipeline.
$431 Cheyenne River Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins Made by Sophie High Elk Garter (ca 1917-1994) sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of medium blue, red, orange, white, green, and clear; with collection note: Made by Sophie Garter (Mark Garter's daughter).
A number of Sioux tribe members predicted that protestors would be met with violence upon their refusal to evacuate the area: "It is going to get real dangerous and violent in my opinion come [the deadline], and if people come, they need to know what's in store," Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Chairman Harold Frazier (http://www.cnbc.com/2017/02/22/standing-rock-activists-dig-in-ahead-of-deadline-to-clear-protest-camp.html) said last week during a conference call with reporters.
The agency recently sought public input on a new tribal radio allocation proposed by the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe to serve Eagle Butte, South Dakota.
Phillips was born in Eagle Butte, SD and is a proud Lakota from the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe.
LeBeau is an enrolled member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe of South Dakota (on his father's side) and is a descendent of the Turtle Mountain Chippewa Tribe of North Dakota (on his mother's side).
South Dakota is a state where 10 percent of the population is Native American, and SDSU rests on the historical territory of tribes (presently known as the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe; Crow Creek Sioux Tribe; Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe; Lower Brule Sioux Tribe; Oglala Sioux Tribe; Rosebud Sioux Tribe; Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate; Standing Rock Sioux Tribe; and Yankton Sioux Tribe) indigenous to this area.
On the other side of the battle stood the Cheyenne River Sioux tribe, a landowner portrayed as looking to get rich quick and the federal government, who held the land of Sue's discovery site in a trust.

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