COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

SRCDC is committed to providing up-to-date information on the developing circumstances around COVID-19, also known as the Coronavirus, and how it is affecting our communities. Please contact us through our Facebook page with more community updates if you do not see one listed below.

Total Cases on Standing Rock: Five, with one currently located off reservation and three recovered.


Standing Rock Community

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe – Travel ban effective for all tribal entities, as well as new policies at IHS to be read about HERE. Employees are instructed to work from home through June 12

Sitting Bull College – Classes are transitioning to online-only starting March 25, and campus is open only to employees without prior appointment. Students are allowed to remain in dorms. A guide from the college on herbal healing and ethnobotany can be found HERE.

Dakota/Lakota Summer Institute – To be held entirely online this summer. Registration can be done HERE.

Prairie Knights Casino – Reopened with increased sanitation policies and a mandatory mask-wearing policy in place.

Grand River Casino – Reopened with increased sanitation policies and a mandatory mask-wearing policy in place.


External Links

Center for Disease Control – Frequently Asked Questions

Know the symptoms

How to Stop the Spread

Online Screening Through Apple and Center for Disease Control – Take If You Believe You Have The Virus

Community Healthcare Center Map – Locate Health Centers To Help If You Believe You Have The Virus

Standing Rock CDC

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