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May 3, 2016
Red Lake to host Gathering of Elders next week
RED LAKE—The Red Lake Nation will hold its sixth annual Gathering of Elders on Monday-Tuesday at Seven Clans Casino in Red Lake. The two-day event will feature informational booths on tribal programs and services available for elders, as well as food and entertainment. An important...
May 3, 2016 - 2:08pm
Crookston Diocese priest accused of sexually abusing teen on Red Lake Reservation
CROOKSTON, Minn. – A Catholic priest accused of sexually abusing a 15-year-old boy on the Red Lake Reservation in 2008 has been removed from his present assignment as a pastor at St. Elizabeth Church in Dilworth and St. Andrew’s Church in Hawley, according to a Crookston Diocese...
News / region
May 3, 2016 - 11:33am
April 30, 2016
Annual Youth Leadership Conference starts Wednesday in Red Lake
RED LAKE—The 11th Annual Red Lake Nation Youth Leadership Conference will be held Wednesday to Friday at Red Lake High School. This year's conference theme is "Shaping the Future." Workshops and presentations will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily, with a shorter day Friday....
April 30, 2016 - 2:39pm
April 29, 2016
Blackduck baseball trumps Red Lake 20-9
Senior Jay Cheney was 4-5 with two doubles and eight RBI as Blackduck defeated Red Lake 20-9 on Tuesday night. Tanner Depew, also a senior, went 3-4 with three singles, and sophomore Michael Juelson went 3-4 with two doubles at the plate. Senior Kyle Solberg was the starting pitcher,...
News / local
April 29, 2016 - 11:13am
April 21, 2016
Keep the games alive: Tour aims to keep Native American sports strong (w/video, photo gallery)
RED LAKE -- The pitter patter of a rubber ball could be heard skipping across the floorboards inside St. Mary’s Mission School on Thursday...
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April 21, 2016 - 6:40pm
March 29, 2016
Beltrami County, area tribes receive mental health care grants
BEMIDJI -- Beltrami County and the Red Lake, Leech Lake and White Earth bands will each receive grants to aid in mental health crisis services, according to a release Tuesday. Mental health crisis services provided in a person’s home soon will be available in all parts of the state...
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March 29, 2016 - 6:50pm
March 21, 2016
Candidates file for Red Lake Tribal Council election
RED LAKE—A total of 19 candidates have filed for four district representative seats on the Red Lake Tribal Council. The election is set for May 18. The deadline to file for the election was 4 p.m. Saturday. After passing a criminal background check, the candidates will be certified...
March 21, 2016 - 10:28am
March 19, 2016
VIDEO: Rosie to the rescue: For 10 years, Red Lake Rosie’s Rescue has been helping to save animals
REDBY—Karen Good realized 10 years ago that some animals need saving before they're born. She founded Red Lake Rosie's Rescue in 2006—"started...
March 19, 2016 - 6:53pm
March 11, 2016
BOYS BASKETBALL: Despite loss to Minneapolis North in semifinals, Red Lake has fun
MINNEAPOLIS — A 21-point loss doesn’t always leave the team on the wrong end of the scoreboard much to cheer. But the Red Lake boys’ basketball...
March 11, 2016 - 5:03pm
Cheering on their Warriors from afar: Red Lake fans gather in Bemidji to root on basketball team
BEMIDJI -- The wings and the fries came, conveniently, around halftime. Red Lake teachers and community members -- about 20 in all -- packed...
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March 11, 2016 - 5:02pm
March 10, 2016
BOYS BASKETBALL: Red Lake gets past Browerville-Eagle Valley in Class A quarterfinal
MINNEAPOLIS -- Red Lake started red-hot and hung on when the going got tougher in the second half to drop Browerville-Eagle Valley 66-52 in a...
March 10, 2016 - 6:40pm
March 9, 2016
THIRD TIME'S THE CHARM: Red Lake hopes this year’s team can finally get that elusive win at state
The Red Lake boys basketball team is tired of simply making it to the Class A state basketball tournament. When the Warriors take on Browerville-Eagle...
March 9, 2016 - 10:54pm
Playing for Aaron: Red Lake boys dedicating season to fallen teammate (PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO)
RED LAKE -- This season hasn’t always been easy for Roger White. The Red Lake head boys basketball coach lost his 15-year-old son, Aaron, to...
March 9, 2016 - 6:03pm
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Fosston too much for Red Lake in Sub-Section 8A East final
THIEF RIVER FALLS — Grace White’s 19 points were not enough for the Red Lake girls basketball team Tuesday night, as the Warriors lost 53-35 to Fosston in the Section 8A East Sub-Section Final at Ralph Engelstad Arena. Turnovers were a challenge early in the contest as the Greyhounds...
March 9, 2016 - 10:55am
March 7, 2016
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake ready for round two with Fosston
RED LAKE — The Red Lake girls basketball team has not played many tight games this season, but its closest victory of the year came against...
March 7, 2016 - 10:50pm