Ruth Dawson Yellowhawk dead at 50


Antioch College’s WYSO-FM Yellow Springs (Dayton), OH reports the death for former Program Director Ruth Dawson Yellowhawk. She lost a battle with lung cancer, diagnosed just over a year ago.

Yellowhawk, who was 50, had left the station after 12 years in 1996 to live in the Black Hills of South Dakota with her husband, a well-known native American artist, and their teenage son.