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Man Camps Deals To Help Family Of Girl Mauled By Dogs

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – For 22 years one local has been camping out Thanksgiving Day for a cause.

Every year Joe Geary picks a different Twin Cities store to pitch a tent and wait for the best bargain deal. 362 more words


Girl Killed By Dogs Wanted To Create A Shelter

PINE RIDGE, S.D. (AP) — An 8-year-old girl killed by a pack of dogs on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation wanted to be a veterinarian and dreamed of one day creating a shelter for the dogs that roam the reservation, her parents say. 244 more words


Private Mosheim Feaster, E Troop, 7th Cavalry - Extraordinary Gallantry

For extraordinary gallantry, advancing to an exposed position and holding it, in action against hostile Sioux Indians, at Wounded Knee Creek, South Dakota.

Twenty-one-year-old Mosheim Feaster had been in the Army little more than a year and in the 7th Cavalry less than that when he arrived with his unit at Major S.

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Upcoming shipments of good used clothing and propane/heating drive

We have been receiving a lot of good used winter clothing for youth and adults, including a very large shipment just the other day. As the very cold weather is setting in we would like to be able to get as many warm coats and things as possible shipped to needy families on the Lakota and other reservations in the coming days. 135 more words

Prussian Butcher Private August Kellner, E Troop, 7th Cavalry - Killed in Action

Private August Kellner was a twenty-nine-year-old Prussian immigrant three months into his second five-year enlistment when he was shot in the head at Wounded Knee.  He was one of two soldiers in… 883 more words

Wounded Knee Massacre

Restorative Justice, for minority populations here and abroad

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission in the wake of the end of apartheid in South Africa is thought to have been a success in the practical application of restorative justice. 495 more words