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Pedestrian struck by 2 light-rail trains in Twin Cities
Fergus Falls to get $3.5 million for demolition of historic former state hospital
Motorist dies week after crashing into State Patrol squad
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NDSU gets nod to raise money for new ag center, indoor athletic practice facility
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Are you in need of some old jokes?
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Dead or alive perennials, and how to tell
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
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Around the Arts, May 20
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As waters warm up, so should the bite
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The term 'water protectors' is about much more than protests
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Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe
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
Opponent, 2 council members oppose LaRose certification for Leech Lake election
CASS LAKE—Leech Lake's longtime secretary/treasurer Arthur "Archie" LaRose was certified Tuesday as a candidate for the band's upcoming...
January 30, 2018 - 4:48pm
December 21, 2017
Leech Lake sues opioid manufacturers, distributors
CASS LAKE—The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe filed a lawsuit Tuesday against a group of opioid manufacturers and distributors, alleging that...
December 21, 2017 - 4:51pm
December 7, 2017
"A win for all of us": Leech Lake officials break ground at site of new casino
CASS LAKE—Six months after Leech Lake band members voted to build a new casino in Cass Lake, officials broke ground at the construction...
December 7, 2017 - 4:17pm
November 15, 2017
Leech Lake Wellness Court honored by U of M
CASS LAKE—Leech Lake's Wellness Court was honored Wednesday by the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota as part of its annual Local Government Innovation Awards.
November 15, 2017 - 5:11pm
November 1, 2017
Leech Lake offices to close Friday in honor of Banks
LEECH LAKE—Leech Lake offices will close Friday in honor of Dennis Banks, who died Sunday and age 80. The Leech Lake Tribal Council and...
November 1, 2017 - 11:04am
October 19, 2017
Leech Lake receives grant for Onigum center
LEECH LAKE—The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe received a grant Monday that will be used to build a new community center. The $250,000 grant, awarded by the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, will help fund the construction of a new center in Onigum, Minn. Onigum is about 35 miles...
October 19, 2017 - 5:02pm
October 1, 2017
Two from area selected for Native Nation Rebuilders Program
St. PAUL — Levi Brown of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and Harvey Roy of the Red Lake Nation have been selected for the ninth cohort of the Native Nation Rebuilders Program. Brown and Roy were among 25 citizens from 12 of the 23 native nations overlapping North Dakota, South...
October 1, 2017 - 2:32pm
September 18, 2017
Federal grant approved for tribal veterans cemetery in northern Minnesota
CASS LAKE, Minn. -- A $3.3 million federal grant has been awarded to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe to build a veterans cemetery in Cass Lake in northern Minnesota. The grant will fund the construction of a main entrance, a combined administration and maintenance facility, roads, an...
September 18, 2017 - 2:34pm
August 14, 2017
A brighter solution: Leech Lake unveils new solar panel arrays to benefit low income communities
CASS LAKE—The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe celebrated a big step forward Monday in its push for sustainability. At a ceremony, fittingly under...
August 14, 2017 - 6:23pm