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Grace Terry

Grace Terry

Grace Terry is a freelance journalist who regularly contributes to the West River Eagle newspaper in Eagle Butte and the Native Sun News Today in Rapid City.

U.S. Interior Secretary Deb Haaland, center, participates in a Not Invisible Act Commission hearing in February 2023. (Courtesy of U.S. Department of the Interior)

Federal commission wants public input on missing and murdered Indigenous people

By: - July 24, 2023

The South Dakota-based leader of the Native Women’s Society of the Great Plains is encouraging people to provide input during a federal commission’s upcoming hearings on missing and murdered Indigenous people and human trafficking. Carmen O’Leary, Cheyenne River Lakota, of Eagle Butte, is the executive director of the society.  “It is important to our community […]