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July 9, 2016
Panelists at Saturday's Healthcare Not Handcuffs event listen to questions from the audience. Nearly 40 community members turned out to discuss drug addiction, mental health and other issues facing the Bemidji community. (Grace Pastoor | Bemidji Pioneer)
Healthcare Not Handcuffs: Community discusses drug addiction, mental health
July 9, 2016 - 6:34pm
October 19, 2015
Joshua Marceau attended a North Star STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) Alliance session attended by Leech Lake Tribal College and BSU students Monday night at BSU's American Indian Resource Center in Bemidji.
EDUCATION: Native American scientist hopes to spark interest in STEM
October 19, 2015 - 10:39pm
December 11, 2014
Tribal lands given sovereignty on marijuana rules
December 11, 2014 - 11:53pm
September 19, 2014
Young men ages 10-16 gathered at BSU's American Indian Resource Center Thursday evening to play Makazinitaagewin. Pictured are: Carlito Mesarina (Niiyogaabaw), RJ Smith (Ozaaweshiinh), Yvonne Hardy (Memengwaa ikwe), Josh Korhezos, advisor Charles Grolla (Ogimaagiizhig odoodeman Adikwan), Jaquinn Henderson (Waawaate), Dario Sherman (Niizho-Bines odoodeman Makwan), Binayshee Johnson, advisor Vincent Staples-Graves (Booniiyaash odoodeman Migiziwan) and Noah Abram. CRYSTAL DEY | BEMIDJI PIONEER
Moccasin game gains new fame: Ojibwe tradition continues with young men in Bemidji
September 19, 2014 - 8:38pm
September 7, 2014
Author Peter Marino's book "CinderFace: A Children's Ojibwe Poem" was published in August. The poem incorporates Ojibwe culture into the traditional Cinderella story. MONTE DRAPER | BEMIDJI PIONEER
Rescinding a toxic tale: Local author adds cross-cultural twist to Cinderella story
September 7, 2014 - 1:45am
August 30, 2014
Striving to survive; Beltrami County and Red Lake partner to address foster home shortage
August 30, 2014 - 11:53pm
August 19, 2014
(left to right) Security guard and grounds supervisor John Parmeter at the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School on Tuesday shows School Superintendent Crystal Redgrave, Leech Lake Tribal Chairwoman Carri Jones and U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell the damage to the high school from ice heaves. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
EDUCATION: When funding falls short, U.S. Interior Secretary tours Native American school
August 19, 2014 - 10:19pm
August 3, 2014
Anishinaabeg believe the goldfinch, or Ozaaweshiinh, is a spiritual keeper of the Ojibwe language. Charles Grolla's "Ezhi-wiinindwaa bineshiinhyag (Bird Names Project)" will share the story of the goldfinch and other Northland birds. (BEMIDJI PIONEER FILE PHOTO)
Ojibwe language project feathers forward: Cass Lake-Bena teacher highlights bird names in new book
August 3, 2014 - 12:00am
July 5, 2014
Most people will identify the states of Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota on this map. Aaron Carapella, an Oklahoma cartographer, has created maps that depict what the nation may have looked like in terms of Native American tribes circa 1480. BEMIDJI PIONEER GRAPHIC
Peering into the past: Maps of Native America's history raise questions
July 5, 2014 - 11:11pm
July 1, 2014
BELTRAMI COUNTY: Foster homes for Native American children needed in Beltrami County and Red Lake; Oil spill from 1979 discussed, commissioners meet with Bemidji City Council
July 1, 2014 - 10:21pm
October 30, 2013
Heitkamp’s first Senate bill proposes Commission on Native Children
October 30, 2013 - 2:08pm
September 21, 2012
John Eggers column: Been to a powwow lately?
September 21, 2012 - 8:34pm