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September 11, 2018
Onamia man shot to death; investigators seek help in locating suspect's vehicle
ONAMIA, Minn.—A 34-year-old Onamia man was shot to death with investigators trying to track down a car seen near the crime scene. Mille...
September 11, 2018 - 8:54pm
August 22, 2018
Prosecutor files murder charges in central Minnesota convenience store stabbing
ONAMIA—A 22-year-old Sandstone man faces murder charges in connection with the stabbing death of a 45-year-old Onamia man in Mille Lacs...
August 22, 2018 - 7:42pm
January 9, 2018
Mille Lacs tribal leader says band in revolution against drugs, violence, environmental destruction, racism
ONAMIA, Minn. —Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin came to the podium ready to fight those who would poison and...
January 9, 2018 - 9:37pm
March 23, 2016
Tribal Police seize heroin and meth in Onamia; mother arrested
ONAMIA—A 32-year-old mother was arrested this past weekend after drug enforcement agents executed a search warrant at her Onamia home and seized...
March 23, 2016 - 10:38am
Drug bust leads to 3 arrests in Onamia
ONAMIA—Three people were recently charged for drug crimes after law enforcement seized more than 8 grams of heroin and more than 7 grams of...
March 23, 2016 - 10:38am
March 19, 2015
Two arrested, one still sought in Onamia killing
ONAMIA, Minn. -- Two suspects are under arrest and a third is being sought in connection with a March 2 homicide in this lakeside town on far southern edge of the Mille Lacs Reservation. The suspects were taken into custody Thursday in a coordinated series of arrests and remain...
March 19, 2015 - 6:48pm
January 8, 2013
Mille Lacs Indian band plans to buy 2 St. Paul hotels
ONAMIA, Minn. (AP) — The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe plans to buy two hotels in St. Paul. Mille Lacs Band Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin made that announcement Tuesday in her annual State of the Band address. The names of the two hotels were not released. Benjamin says once the...
January 8, 2013 - 6:06pm