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Published April 25, 2011, 03:00 PM

Fort Totten Tribal College Library Gets Money for Upgrades

The tribal college on the Spirit Lake Reservation is getting money for library upgrades.

By: Associated Press,

FORT TOTTEN, N.D. (AP) — The tribal college on the Spirit Lake Reservation is getting money for library upgrades.

The Shakopee Mdewakanton (med-WAH'-kuh-tuhn) Sioux Community is providing a $300,000 grant for the project at Cankdeska Cikana (sih-KAHN'-ah) Community College in Fort Totten.

The enhancements will include technology upgrades, shelving and new materials on Dakota culture and language.

The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community operates Mystic Lake Casino in Minnesota and other enterprises, and runs a charitable giving program.

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