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Nickname struggle intensifies

Published 04/18/2009, Grand Forks Herald

Fighting Sioux nickname opponents make an allegation Engelstad family can’t ignore
Take the single most offensive racial epithet in American English, add “Prairie” to it and you have what may be the most offensive thing anyone can call a Prairie Indian. Those words appear in bold, three-quarter-inch type on fliers that are now spreading all over the Spirit Lake reservation.

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