South Dakota's Oglala Sioux Tribe plans to build a nursing home across the Nebraska border near Whiteclay. The tribe's consultant, Gary Ruse, says there are about 200 tribe members in Midwest nursing homes who want to return to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.
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