User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


33° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.
Rain changes to snow tonight. Click Here for details. 

 

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Activists: Whiteclay Protest Ended Peacefully

January 1, 2013, 1:33 PM

Activists: Whiteclay Protest Ended Peacefully
LINCOLN, NE -

Activists say a New Year's Eve protest of beer sales in Whiteclay ended peacefully, with three of the Nebraska town's four alcohol stores closing early and making very few late-night sales to Native Americans.

Native American activist Olowan Martinez said Tuesday that two of the four stores had already shut their doors when protesters arrived at 9 p.m., and a third closed around 10 p.m. The stores usually close at midnight.

Martinez credited the Oglala Sioux Tribe's police department for setting up an alcohol checkpoint between Whiteclay and South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, where alcohol is banned. In August, several activists were arrested after they locked arms and blocked the main road through town.

Critics blame Whiteclay for alcoholism and poverty on the reservation.

Previous Story

Next Story


RELATED STORIES
Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View news

You may also like

Party Leads To 37 Cited For Underage Consumption In Hayti

1/18/2015 5:30 PM

37 teenagers between the ages of 14 to 18 were cited for Underage Consumption in the South Dakota town.

Full Story
Ice Rink Crash Captured On Video

1/22/2015 9:03 AM

Corey Mitchell was watching his 4-year-old son Carson skate at the Scheel's IcePlex this week when he captured an unexpected crash.

Full Story
Drugs And Runaway Teen Found In SF Home

1/21/2015 6:00 PM

Eight people have been charged following a month-long drug investigation in Sioux Falls.

Full Story | Watch
Luke Bryan Coming To Sioux Falls May 9

1/19/2015 10:01 AM

Bryan will be joined by country performers Randy Houser and Dustin Lynch.

Full Story
8 Arrested In Sioux Falls Drug Investigation

1/21/2015 11:26 AM

The warrant was issued after police got a tip in December about possible drug activity at the home located near Cliff Avenue and Interstate 229.

Full Story


Events