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PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is a police shooting justified?
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
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Kelly Minter to speak on how suffering can be God 'doing a deeper work'
January 19, 2015
Second vehicle breaks through ice on Leech Lake, four rescued
WALKER -- Emergency personnel again used a hovercraft Friday night to rescue people after their vehicle broke through the ice on Leech Lake. Deputies from the Cass County Sheriff's Office and the Walker Fire Department responded to a call that came in at about 9:20 p.m. Friday...
January 19, 2015 - 5:48pm
Second vehicle breaks through ice on Leech Lake, four rescued
WALKER -- Emergency personnel again used a hovercraft Friday night to rescue people after their vehicle broke through the ice on Leech Lake. Deputies from the Cass County Sheriff's Office and the Walker Fire Department responded to a call that came in at about 9:20 p.m. Friday night...
January 19, 2015 - 5:47pm
January 16, 2015
Two rescued from partially submerged truck on Leech Lake
BEMIDJI -- Two people were rescued from a partially submerged vehicle on Leech Lake on Friday morning. The Cass County Sheriff's...
January 16, 2015 - 6:00pm
January 10, 2015
Pot potential: Some tribes request guidance on enforcement of Controlled Substance Act on tribal lands, Red Lake to discuss issue
BEMIDJI -- As the number of states taking steps toward marijuana legalization continues to increase, so do medicinal and economic opportunities. Almost half the nation has developed medical marijuana laws which may change the terrain of states as legal cannabis crops are planted....
January 10, 2015 - 10:18pm
September 29, 2014
Local tribal members missing out on Cobell checks; 7,326 people from Red Lake, Leech Lake and White Earth on Whereabouts Unknown list
BEMIDJI -- Tribal members nationwide started receiving Cobell settlement checks in the past few weeks from what has been dubbed one of the largest lawsuits ever against the federal government. Yet, thousands of people in Red Lake, Leech Lake and White Earth have not been paid -- because...
September 29, 2014 - 9:21am
August 22, 2014
Man in custody after Cass Lake hostage situation
CASS LAKE -- A man who held a female hostage early Wednesday morning has been taken into custody by the Cass County Sheriff's Office. Christopher Morris-Headbird, 31, of Cass Lake was arrested after the Cass County Sheriff's Office activated the Emergency Response Unit at approximately...
August 22, 2014 - 5:31pm
August 14, 2014
VIDEO: Healing the body, spirit and mind: Powwow honors doctors, healthcare workers and holistic healers
BEMIDJI -- Moccasins, sandals and sneakers padded the blessed green earth Thursday afternoon west of Sanford Bemidji Medical Center on Anne Street...
August 14, 2014 - 8:56pm
August 3, 2014
Ojibwe language project feathers forward: Cass Lake-Bena teacher highlights bird names in new book
CASS LAKE -- Be it a tweet, a chirp or a whistle, the birdsong has long been an instrumental piece in nature and part of Minnesota history. Recently,...
August 3, 2014 - 12:00am
July 16, 2014
Leech Lake reservation receives $1 million in grants for new assisted care facility
CASS LAKE -- Plans for a new assisted care facility in Cass Lake are starting to become reality. Leech Lake tribal officials announced Tuesday they had received a $1 million grant for the construction of a new Elder Assisted Care Facility in Cass Lake. The grant came from the Shakopee...
July 16, 2014 - 12:16am
July 14, 2014
Leech Lake man reported missing
BEMIDJI — Leech Lake Tribal Police are looking for information on the whereabouts of a Squaw Lake, Minn., man. Damon Lee Boyd, 29, was last seen in the Grand Forks, N.D., area on April 30.
July 14, 2014 - 11:09pm
July 5, 2014
Peering into the past: Maps of Native America's history raise questions
BEMIDJI -- America. Land of the free and the home of the brave. But brave people already called this land home before Francis Scott Key wrote...
July 5, 2014 - 11:11pm
June 18, 2014
Leech Lake Band confirms 2014 election results
CASS LAKE -- The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe general election board has certified results for the 2014 general election. Challenger Arthur “Archie” LaRose will be sworn in as secretary/treasurer. LaRose received 1,282 votes (57.8 percent). Incumbent Donald J. Finn received 936...
June 18, 2014 - 5:44pm
June 11, 2014
ELECTION 2014: Leech Lake Band unofficial results
CASS LAKE -- Unofficial results are in for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe 2014 general election. Positions on the ballot included secretary/treasurer, District 1 representative and District 2 representative. District 2 results were not available. According to the preliminary results,...
June 11, 2014 - 6:28pm
May 3, 2014
Confiscating contraband or seizing sovereignty?: State and Leech Lake band at odds over selling cigarettes
CASS LAKE -- When the state of Minnesota confiscated a shipment of tribal tobacco enroute to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe reservation it was...
May 3, 2014 - 11:17pm
April 26, 2014
State seizes tribe’s cigarettes: Leech Lake Band views as attack on sovereign rights
LEECH LAKE -- A debate has been sparked over the legality of selling tribally stamped cigarettes on the Leech Lake reservation.
April 26, 2014 - 5:59pm