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Recreation program targets youth suicide


On the Pine Ridge and Rosebud reservations, where youth suicide is an ongoing scourge, a fishing pole or baseball bat could be a lifesaver. Russ Stubbles, a professor of park management at South Dakota State University, believes that. And now Steve Her Many Horses, the Rosebud tribe's new parks and recreation director, and Joe Red Owl in Wanblee are starting to see the possibilities, too.