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Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe

February 13, 2017
Mitakamizi Liberty, enrolled member of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and a graduating senior at TrekNorth High School, has been named one of more than 4,000 candidates in the 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. (Photo credit: Carmina Singleton)
Liberty named U.S. presidential scholarship candidate
February 13, 2017 - 9:32am
December 8, 2016
Anne Nadeau, a graduate of the Leech Lake-Cass County Wellness Court, hugs Megan Treuer, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Tribal Court Judge, during the graduation ceremony on Thursday at the Tribal Justice Center in Cass Lake.
A place of healing: Officials celebrate 10th anniversary of Wellness Courts in Cass Lake
December 8, 2016 - 6:40pm
October 28, 2016
Leech Lake chairman shows support for DAPL protesters
October 28, 2016 - 5:09pm
October 14, 2016
Leech Lake Band recognized for clean energy plan
October 14, 2016 - 5:23pm
September 8, 2016
Christian Taylor-Johnson, a junior at BSU who recently attended the protest at the Dakota Access Pipeline site, talks on Wednesday about his experience at the American Indian Resource Center at BSU. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
UPDATED: Standing with Standing Rock: Locals show support for pipeline protesters
September 8, 2016 - 11:34am
August 26, 2016
Sheila Northbird leads a presentation Friday about research on climate change and its effects on the native species of wild ginger at Leech Lake Tribal College in Cass Lake. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
EDUCATION: Leech Lake Tribal College students present summer research findings
August 26, 2016 - 5:13pm
August 17, 2016
Gov. Mark Dayton announces an $880,000 grant for American Indian adult development skills for careers and college on Wednesday at the Northwest Indian Community Development Center in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
A new opportunity in education: Dayton, tribal officials announce new grant for adult learning program geared toward American Indians (W/ VIDEO)
August 17, 2016 - 5:28pm
July 24, 2016
LEECH LAKE: Vizenor finishes first week as Leech Lake College President
July 24, 2016 - 1:00am
July 8, 2016
Faron Jackson Sr. (left) is sworn in as chairman of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe by Richard A. White in an inauguration ceremony on Friday morning at Northern Lights Casino. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
A new chapter: Applause and drums sound as Leech Lake swears in new chairman
July 8, 2016 - 5:35pm
April 15, 2016
CASS LAKE: Next step for contamination cleanup in development
April 15, 2016 - 6:36pm
April 8, 2016
Leech Lake votes in new tribal chairperson, re-elects district rep
April 8, 2016 - 8:56pm
April 5, 2016
Pictured from left to right are Steve White, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe tribal representative; Carri Jones, chairwoman of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, and Eugene "Ribs" Whitebird, formal  Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe  tribal representative at press conference held Tuesday at Leech Lake Tribal Offices. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
UPDATED: Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig High School is getting replaced
April 5, 2016 - 6:59pm
January 13, 2016
Wenona Kingbird (right) shows Roselynn Jones of Cass Lake how to gather the leather to create the shape of a baby moccasin at the Facilities Center in Cass Lake. (Crystal Dey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Baby makizin class strengthens Ojibwe traditions
January 13, 2016 - 7:39pm
January 8, 2016
Federal program aids local homeless Native American veterans: Leech Lake and White Earth Housing Authorities granted funding
January 8, 2016 - 8:23pm
November 24, 2015
Pictured are Robert Smith carrying the Red Lake Nation flag and Bernice Mitchell-Diver carrying the Leech Lake flag during the tribal flag raising ceremony Tuesday afternoon. The tribal nations flags will join the Minnesota state and United States flag in each of the courtrooms in the Beltrami County Courthouse. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Red Lake, Leech Lake flags rise up at Beltrami County Courthouse
November 24, 2015 - 9:59pm
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