Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Roger Jourdain, the Red Lake Band of Chippewa's first tribal leader, stood at the shores of Lower Red Lake with a host of officials, including representatives of the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs, in 1989 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the treaty that created the Red Lake Reservation. Pioneer File Photo

Mayor sets July 27 as Roger A. Jourdain Day

Email

Known for being a national spokesman for American Indian sovereignty, Roger Jourdain, Red Lake's first tribal chairman, will now be visibly remembered on a yearly basis.

Advertisement
Archive Material - Subscription required to continue reading Log in or activate your account if you are a current Bemidji Pioneer subscriber. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness