Rosebud Sioux Tribe set to open grocery storeMonday, October 6, 2008
The Rosebud Sioux Tribe
of South Dakota will open a $2.9 million grocery store in mid-December.
The 26,000-square-foot Turtle Crossing Grocery Store will feature a deli, a bakery, a pharmacy. The store will promote healthful foods and utilize the Lakota language.
The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community
of Minnesota, known as the most generous tribe in Indian Country, extended a $3 million loan and awarded a $1 million grant to pay for the store.
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(The Rapid City Journal 10/5)