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LPTV airs American Indian foods documentary

News Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
LPTV airs American Indian foods documentary
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

BEMIDJI — Lakeland Public Television and The Indigenous Environmental Network have collaborated on a one-hour documentary, Regaining Food Sovereignty, which will air 8 p.m. June 20 and again at 9 p.m. June 22. The documentary features aspects of the food industry from an American Indian perspective.

Red Lake members and residents were interviewed for the film that shares the old ways when it comes to indigenous/traditional foods, a press release said. Members from Leech Lake and White Earth also were interviewed.

Pioneer staff reports