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Shakopee Mdewakanton Chairman Stanley R. Crooks Remembered and Missed By Many
Gale Courey Toensing
Stanley R. Crooks, the beloved chairman of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and revered Indian country leader, died on Saturday, August 25 at the St...
Shakopee Mdewakanton Chairman Stanley R. Crooks Has Passed
Gale Courey Toensing
Stanley R. Crooks, the longtime chairman of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and a renowned Indian country leader, passed away on Saturday, August 25...
SMSC and Canterbury Park Reach Unprecedented Joint Marketing Agreement
Edward Stevenson, left, president and CEO of SMG Gaming Enterprise which operates Mystic Lake and Randy Sampson, president and CEO of Canterbury Park, talk during a news conference...
Minnesota Governor Signs Bill Allowing Poker at State's Horse Tracks, Simulcast Betting at Indian Casinos
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton signed a bill on Friday, May 4, authorizing the expansion of poker rooms at the state's two horse racing tracks and allowing Indian casinos to offer ...
Lower Brule Sioux Get $1 Million Donation From Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community
When the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) contributes to the economic development and community improvement of another Indian nation, it is no small gesture...
Minnesota Legislation May Expand Gaming at Racinos, Allow Simulcasting at Tribal Casinos
Legislation in Minnesota may pave the way for Canterbury Park in Shakopee and Running Aces Harness Park in Columbus to expand table game offerings and provide simulcasting of horse...
Shakopee Mdewakanton Donate $1 Million to Santee Sioux Tribe
Once again, the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) has demonstrated their undying generosity and support for others, especially in Indian Country...
New Center in Duluth Offers Housing for Natives Hoping to Start New Lives
Mary Annette Pember
Gimaajii Mino Bimaadiziyaan is an Oijbwe phrase that means, “Together we are beginning a new life.” A unique organization is doing just that for homeless Native people in Duluth, M...
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community: Everyone Is Family
Stanley R. Crooks Members of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC), like other Dakota, believe firmly in their interconnectedness with the wider world...
Lowering Cancer Rates Among American Indians Requires Better Education, Screening and Facilities
Cancer is often preventable and survivable, but not if you ignore it. “We have to take cancer on like any other enemy. If you confront it you can beat it,” says Dr...
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