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The White House correspondents' dinner breaks decades-old tradition by not featuring a comedian
CNN drops suit against White House after Jim Acosta's press pass is fully restored
Bemidji City Council candidate fined $500 for campaign violation
Red Lake man sentenced to nearly four years for domestic assault
Scientists stuffed balloons into dead wombats to learn why they poop cubes
Wild's Parise sets NHL mark for UND, Minnesota-raised players
Wild hope ‘good day off’ quells frustration of consecutive losses
After missing past three games, Vikings LB Anthony Barr insists ‘I’m playing’ vs. Packers
DNR confirms distemper in gray foxes, raccoons in area
Upper Red Lake walleye regulations continue for winter season
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Patricia "Patty" Gail Hasbrouck
Erlin Ervin Schultz
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Schlecht: Vote for a person, not a party, this Election Day and always
McFeely: New book about Thielen isn't fairy tale, but it could be
Report shows economic impact of ice fishing on Lake Winnipeg
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness lights up the space around us
MASTER GARDENERS: No need to bring in the troops to fight fruit flies, fungus gnats
'Becoming' is 2018's fastest-selling book
MATTHEW LIEDKE ON FILM: 'First Reformed' is a melancholy masterpiece
Christmas in Bemidji 3.0: ‘Northwoods Winter’ CD features local artists
Swenson, Russell receive Artist Fellowship honors
Roy Clark, country star who hosted 'Hee Haw' variety show, dies at 85
DNR confirms distemper in gray foxes, raccoons in area
That’s some shot! Blackduck youth downs two deer with single shot
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: The debate on feeding deer continues
PAUL NELSON FISHING: No need to rush it when it comes to ice
Cross country ski enthusiasts get new home at base of Duluth’s Spirit Mountain
Regional gas prices drop in time for Thanksgiving
Chipotle reconsiders firing of Minnesota manager after receiving ‘additional information’
Minn. farm donates 36,000 pounds of potatoes for Thanksgiving food program
Pearson’s Candy locally owned again: Minneapolis firm acquires 109-year-old maker of the Salted Nut Roll
Businessman modeled his firm on Mayo Clinic, then gave $200 million for medical school
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Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe
October 15, 2018
Governor candidate Walz visits Leech Lake Tribal College
CASS LAKE—The Democratic-Farmer-Labor party's gubernatorial candidate Tim Walz made a visit to northern Minnesota and to Indian Country...
October 15, 2018 - 6:46pm
October 3, 2018
Practicing with the pipeline: Enbridge, Cass Lake Fire Department train on possible spill response
CASS LAKE—Minnesota is an arterial state for Enbridge. Canada is a leading oil exporter, and the Calgary-based energy company pumps about...
October 3, 2018 - 5:20pm
September 20, 2018
DOJ to grant $3.5 million for Bemidji-area tribal public safety
BEMIDJI—Six American Indian communities in Minnesota—including the three that bracket Bemidji—are in line for millions of dollars from the federal Department of Justice to improve public safety, help crime victims and combat violence against women. In Leech Lake,...
September 20, 2018 - 8:13pm
September 6, 2018
Judge hears claim fish netting on northern Minnesota lake protected under 1855 treaty
BRAINERD, Minn. — It is now up to 9th Judicial District Judge Jana M. Austad to decide whether a 50-year-old Cloquet, Minn., man charged...
September 6, 2018 - 4:49pm
Beltrami County, area tribes included in disaster declaration after summer storms
WASHINGTON -- Beltrami County and the tribal governments of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, Red Lake Nation and White Earth Nation, were included...
September 6, 2018 - 2:13pm
August 10, 2018
Area agencies awarded mental health grants
LEECH LAKE—A regional mental health cooperative and White Earth Nation's mental health program will have a few hundred thousand dollars...
August 10, 2018 - 11:49am
July 26, 2018
Shakopee grant to help fund Leech Lake treatment center
LEECH LAKE—The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe received a $500,000 grant Wednesday that will be be used for a women's treatment center. The grant, donated by the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, is one 10 donations totaling $3 million made to bands and nonprofits across the country...
July 26, 2018 - 4:13pm
July 11, 2018
A walking tribute to an American Indian icon: Family, others walk to remember Dennis Banks
CASS LAKE—About a dozen people relaxed under some trees between the Palace Casino and adjacent ball fields and powwow grounds late Tuesday...
July 11, 2018 - 10:20am
June 13, 2018
UPDATED: LaRose, Howe, White win Leech Lake seats
LEECH LAKE -- Unofficial results show Leech Lake’s incumbent secretary-treasurer candidate Arthur “Archie” LaRose defeated challenger Donald...
June 13, 2018 - 5:09pm
May 12, 2018
Cass Lake Superfund site on Pruitt's radar
BEMIDJI—The Cass Lake Superfund site, once home to a wood treatment plant, is on the radar of Environmental Protection Agency Administrator...
May 12, 2018 - 2:57pm
April 4, 2018
UPDATED: LaRose and Finn; Howe and Robinson move on to Leech Lake general election
LEECH LAKE -- Leech Lake voters decided Tuesday which candidates will move on to the general election in June. The Minnesota Chippewa Tribe’s...
April 4, 2018 - 4:13pm
March 22, 2018
Leech Lake objects to sulfate standard elimination
LEECH LAKE—The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe weighed in Monday on two bills at the Minnesota Legislature that would eliminate a state standard...
March 22, 2018 - 1:26pm
March 1, 2018
Leech Lake implements CodeRED system
LEECH LAKE—Leech Lake reservation residents can now receive CodeRED alerts via text messages, emails and telephone calls thanks to a grant...
March 1, 2018 - 4:18pm
Bemidji food shelf annual meeting set for Feb. 10
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Community Food Shelf will hold its annual meeting on Saturday, Feb. 10, and all members, volunteers and area residents...
February 1, 2018 - 3:45pm
January 30, 2018
Good, but not enough: Removing Chief Wahoo only a small step, Bemidji-area American Indian leaders say
BEMIDJI—The Cleveland Indians baseball team plans to remove the toothy, red-faced Chief Wahoo logo from their uniforms next year, a decision...
January 30, 2018 - 7:20pm