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August 14, 2015
Red Lake Nation holds focus groups to help businesses grow
RED LAKE—The Red Lake Nation Entrepreneur Program recently partnered with the University of Minnesota Extension Services to assess the...
August 14, 2015 - 5:30pm
February 3, 2015
County Board discusses Red Lake child foster care numbers
BEMIDJI -- A review of a new county Social Services employee position morphed into a broader talk on the issue of court-ordered child placement at Red Lake on Tuesday during a Beltrami County Board of Commissioners work session. Social Services Division Director Jeff Lind and...
February 3, 2015 - 8:40pm
January 30, 2015
Red Lake officials talk tribal jurisdiction in D.C. trip
BEMIDJI -- Red Lake Tribal Chairman Darrell Seki Sr., Tribal Treasurer Annette Johnson and other Red Lake officials traveled to Washington, D.C.,...
January 30, 2015 - 5:34pm
October 27, 2014
Red Lake plans special election for Nov. 19
RED LAKE -- The Red Lake Nation will hold a special runoff election Nov. 19 to elect one Red Lake representative to a two-year term on the Tribal Council. Donald Desjarlait and Robert Smith will face each other in the special election, which will fill the vacated seat left by the...
October 27, 2014 - 6:59pm
September 19, 2014
Smith, Desjarlait in run-off for vacated Red Lake Tribal Council seat
BEMIDJI -- A run-off election will be scheduled to fill a vacancy on the Red Lake Tribal Council after no candidate received more than 50 percent of the vote in Wednesday's special election, officials said Friday. The General Election Board has certified the results, with Robert...
September 19, 2014 - 10:30am
BELTRAMI COUNTY: How close is too close? County board to weigh in on liquor sales near Red Lake
BEMIDJI -- A proposed liquor store at a resort on the edge of Beltrami County is raising eyebrows across the border on the Red Lake Nation, which bans the sale and possession of alcohol. At a Beltrami County Board meeting Tuesday, a delegation from the Red Lake Nation voiced opposition...
August 19, 2014 - 11:50pm
August 5, 2014
BELTRAMI COUNTY: Commissioners host Red Lake Tribal Council
BEMIDJI -- Two chairmen were seated at the Beltrami County Board of Commissioners meeting table on Tuesday -- a rare occasion if not a historical...
August 5, 2014 - 7:09pm
May 20, 2014
Man killed in vehicle-school bus crash near Redby
REDBY, Minn. -- A 41-year-old California man was killed in a head-on collision with a school bus Tuesday morning on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. According to a release, at 7:31 a.m., the Red Lake Department of Public Safety responded to the motor vehicle-school...
May 20, 2014 - 9:52pm
March 22, 2014
Red Lake to host Gathering of Elders
RED LAKE -- Red Lake will host the fourth annual Gathering of Elders on March 31 and April 1 at at Seven Clans Casino, 10200 Highway 89 in Red Lake. The event will include informational booths on tribal programs and services available for elders. An important part of the gathering...
March 22, 2014 - 4:15pm
March 14, 2014
Family members, friends eulogize Red Lake Tribal Council member Donald May
By Molly Miron Special to the Pioneer RED LAKE -- Although Donald "Dudie" May died March 8 in an apparent shooting at a rural...
March 14, 2014 - 8:46pm
February 28, 2014
Focusing on the future: Jourdain delivers State of the Band address
RED LAKE — Sovereignty issues, federal budget cuts and walleye fish stocks all featured prominently in a recap of 2013 Red Lake Nation initiatives...
February 28, 2014 - 12:43am
September 14, 2013
Red Lake to commemorate treaty signing
RED LAKE -- The Red Lake Band of Ojibwe has established a tribal holiday to recognize the "Old Crossing Treaty Day." The tribal council recently voted to establish the holiday to commemorate the only treaty between the United States and the Red Lake Nation. On Oct. 2, 1863, the Pembina...
September 14, 2013 - 1:27pm
March 2, 2013
Red Lake Tribal Chairman Floyd Jourdain Jr. outlines goals, successes in speech
RED LAKE – Red Lake Band of Chippewa Chairman Floyd Jourdain Jr. sees hopeful signs for the coming year, but lists challenges as well. “I’m...
March 2, 2013 - 12:15am
September 5, 2012
Democratic National Convention: Campaign issues highlighted in Red Lake man's trip to DNC
BEMIDJI – It took two days for Gary Fuller to find a “Native Americans for Obama” campaign button in Charlotte, N.C., the host city for...
September 5, 2012 - 12:59am