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Dakota Access Pipeline camp closure goes fairly peacefully despite 2 hurt and 10 arrested
Busy on the Bus: Wednesday proclaimed School Bus Driver Appreciation Day
Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
Bemidji man charged with first-degree burglary
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
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Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
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FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
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Outdoors notebook: Turn In Poachers to hold banquet in Bemidji
Gary and Patty Groslie
Letter to the Editor: BHS bands are class acts
Letter to the Editor: Let's learn from one another and respect differences
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
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AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
October 6, 2016
Local leaders celebrate USDA backing of new Red Lake projects
RED LAKE—When Roman "Ducker" Stately became Red Lake's first fire chief in 1972, he ran the fire department from a small garage. "It was...
October 6, 2016 - 5:31pm
Local law enforcement agencies reach traffic safety milestones
BEMIDJI—Both the Red Lake Department of Public Safety and the Bemidji Police Department reached traffic safety milestones this month, with...
October 6, 2016 - 2:46pm
September 30, 2016
Red Lake receives funding for suicide prevention
BEMIDJI--The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians will receive funding for methamphetamine and suicide prevention initiatives, according to a release from the Indian Health Service. Red Lake Comprehensive Health Services was awarded $150,000, according to Pamela Johns, the tribe's public...
September 30, 2016 - 5:42pm
September 29, 2016
Warriors going to Winter Park: Red Lake football gets donation from ESPN, will appear on Vikings' ‘Monday Night Football’ game
RED LAKE -- There will be some definite local flavor when the Minnesota Vikings host the New York Giants in the first-ever Monday Night Football...
September 29, 2016 - 9:01pm
September 20, 2016
Red Lake to host Candidate Fair
RED LAKE -- The Red Lake Political Education Committee, a nonprofit and nonpartisan tribal organization, will host a Candidate Fair from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 28 at Red Lake Nation College. All candidates for local and statewide offices who would represent the Red Lake Indian Reservation,...
September 20, 2016 - 4:25pm
Red Lake to build new chemical dependency treatment center
BEMIDJI—The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians nearly $13 million of funding to be used for four tribal projects, including a new chemical dependency treatment center. According to a USDA news release, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture...
September 20, 2016 - 1:22pm
September 16, 2016
Salad days at the Summit: Red Lake hosts indigenous foods gathering (VIDEO)
RED LAKE—Maizie White tossed kale leaves, hunks of watermelon, red onion pieces, toasted pumpkin seeds, and a handful of other ingredients...
September 16, 2016 - 6:22pm
September 8, 2016
UPDATED: Standing with Standing Rock: Locals show support for pipeline protesters
BEMIDJI -- Despite a distance of more than 300 miles, members of the Bemidji, Red Lake and Leech Lake communities are hitting the road to protest...
September 8, 2016 - 11:34am
September 2, 2016
AREA FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Polk County West blitzes Blackduck
BLACKDUCK — The Blackduck football team opened their season at home against the Polk County West Thunder on Friday night, falling to the visitors 32-6. Polk County West scored their first touchdown with 3:10 in the first quarter to lead the Drakes 7-0 and followed it up quickly...
September 2, 2016 - 11:07pm
August 15, 2016
Male injured in Redby shooting
BEMIDJI -- A male received non life-threatening injuries during a shooting Sunday in Redby, Minn., on the Red Lake reservation, according to the FBI. One victim, whose name and age are not available for release, received a gunshot wound during the incident, which occurred at a residence...
August 15, 2016 - 7:20pm
August 3, 2016
Spiritual Run for sobriety travels through Bemidji
Runners participate in the 20th annual Anishinaabe Spiritual Run run along Bemidji Avenue North early Wednesday evening. The annual event started...
August 3, 2016 - 6:44pm
July 27, 2016
Raising the flag for Red Lake
The Red Lake Nation flag was raised at Bemidji City Hall on Wednesday to commemorate the birthday of Roger Jourdain, the first Red Lake tribal...
July 27, 2016 - 6:49pm
July 10, 2016
Two arrested after drugs, cash seized at rural Redby residence
BEMIDJI—Two people were arrested Friday after drugs and cash were confiscated from a rural Redby home. According to a press release from...
July 10, 2016 - 1:07pm
June 30, 2016
Setting an example: Oshkiimaajitahdah summer camps showcase Native American athletes in Red Lake
RED LAKE — A number of Native American athletes and coaches from around the country have flocked to Red Lake Nation this summer. A series of...
June 30, 2016 - 1:32pm
June 25, 2016
'Red Lake' documentary focuses on recovery
BEMIDJI—Many people who meet Missy Dodds want to hear about one thing: what happened to her on March 21, 2005. That was the day a 16-year-old...
June 25, 2016 - 5:48pm