Wipazoka Wakpa – Dakota Iapi Bowl (07.18.19)

July 23, 2019

July 18, 2019, SVDN Jodan’s Principal Initiative held a Dakota Language Bowl at Sioux Valley Dakota Nation. There were four age categories from Grade 5 up to senior adults. The day started with breakfast and […]


Dakota Oyate Wacipi 2019 (07.21.2019)

July 22, 2019

Sioux Valley Dakota Nation held its annual pow-wow over the July 19-21 2019 Weekend. The announcers for the pow-wow was Tommy Christian of Montana as well as our own community member Harold Blacksmith. Arena directors […]


2019 High School Graduation Trip (07.05.2019)

July 10, 2019

Leaving the finance office on the morning of July 2, 2019. Sixteen new Grade 12 graduates left for their Graduation Trip to Alberta. The Graduates completed and received their High School Diploma from Sioux Valley […]


SV School Annual Pow Wow (05.31.19)

June 1, 2019

On the Friday afternoon of May 31, 2019, Sioux Valley School held its annual pow wow for the youth. It was a beautiful sunny day, filled with laughs, good singing and some great dancing. We […]


Live Different visits SVDN (05.16.19)

May 18, 2019

On May 16, 2019, Sioux Valley Dakota Nation welcomed Live Different to Sioux Valley High School and the Veterans’ Hall for their Kindness Changes Everything Tour 2018/2019. Live Different’s Indigenous Programming initiative provided Sioux Valley […]


SVDN Spring Break Festival (03.26-28.19)

March 31, 2019

With the help of SVDN Health, Jordan’s Principle and several other volunteers from other departments such as Dakota Tiwahe Services and KODA 93.5, Sioux Valley Dakota Nation was able to have a Spring Break Festival […]