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The Rosebud Sioux Tribe (RST) has announced progress in their efforts to purchase and preserve the sacred site of Pe’ Sla located in the Black Hills of South Dakota. According to RST President Rodney M. Bordeaux, “We have secured funding for the earnest money deposit of Pe’ Sla and fully intend to lead the Oceti Sakowin (Seven Council Fires) into reclaiming its religious freedom.”

The land also known as Reynolds Prairie Ranch, was recently pulled off the auction block as the owners appeared to be agreeable to sell the sacred lands back to Native tribes interested in re-obtaining it. After the stall of the auction, a collective group of tribes made an offer to the owners and a counter offer was issued.

The Rosebud Sioux Tribe has committed an undisclosed amount of earnest money in the purchase of Pe’ Sla. While in demonstration of a major collective effort of…

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