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Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe

June 13, 2019
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Clean-up efforts to continue at old St. Regis site in Cass Lake
June 13, 2019 - 6:18pm
June 6, 2019
Spencer Whitefeather, of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Honor Guard, speaks at the open house ceremony for the Tribal Veterans Cemetery on Thursday. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
'Be proud of this': Leech Lake band marks new cemetery for tribal veterans
June 6, 2019 - 8:47pm
May 12, 2019
Pictured from left: Rozalina Hunt-Morris, “The Tragedy and Triumph of the Dawes Act of 1887”;  Josh Kingbird, “A Triumph for Tribal Control”;  Katrina Ducheneaux, “Native Americans Path to Citizenship”;  Helainea Roybal, “Red Cloud’s War”;  and Cecelia Meat, “Van Gogh.” Submitted photo.
Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig represented at State History Day
May 12, 2019 - 9:10am
May 10, 2019
John Daniel works at Red Lake Nation’s Waasabiik Ojibwemotaadiwin language immersion program for 3- and 4-year-olds. He’s set to earn a bachelor’s degree in Indigenous Studies and the Ojibwe language on Friday from Bemidji State University. (Joe Bowen | Bemidji Pioneer)
Immersed in the language: BSU grad hopes to teach others about their culture
May 10, 2019 - 12:13pm
April 1, 2019
Leech Lake Tribal Chairman Faron Jackson, Sr. delivers the state of the band address on Friday at the Northern Lights Casino in Walker. (Photo by A.J. Belgarde, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe)
Leech Lake looks ahead: Jackson outlines Ojibwe band's plans at annual address
April 1, 2019 - 5:16pm
March 27, 2019
Getting 'hooked' on hunting, fishing at a young age: Bill would help schools add outdoors-based curriculum
March 27, 2019 - 9:54pm
March 15, 2019
A 'Sober Squad' for Bemijigamaag: Recovery group emphasizes fellowship
March 15, 2019 - 9:17am
February 22, 2019
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith meets student George White on Friday during a visit to Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Learning in Leech Lake: Sen. Smith, tribal and school officials meet at Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig
February 22, 2019 - 7:22pm
February 5, 2019
Winona LaDuke, program director of Honor the Earth and former vice presidential candidate, delivers a lecture Tuesday evening at the American Indian Resource Center on the BSU campus. (Joe Bowen | Bemidji Pioneer)
The 'State of Northern Minnesota' address: LaDuke pushes for greener economy in BSU lecture
February 5, 2019 - 10:29pm
February 1, 2019
Minnesota Education Commissioner Mary Cathryn Ricker speaks to a room full of the area’s education leaders on Friday at Leech Lake Tribal College. Ricker is seated with Higher Education Commissioner Dennis Olson. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Listening session on learning: New state education officials visit with area school leaders
February 1, 2019 - 6:14pm
Leech Lake Band plans wellness center
February 1, 2019 - 5:44pm
January 24, 2019
The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and Red Lake Nation are starting to tighten their belts as the federal shutdown wears on. From left to right are Leech Lake's government relations team: Clinton Fairbanks, Amadeo Bellino and Lenny Fineday. (Joe Bowen | Bemidji Pioneer)
Tightening their belts: As shutdown lingers, Leech Lake, Red Lake face difficult decisions
January 24, 2019 - 5:49pm
January 23, 2019
'It doesn't stop just because the money isn't there:' Red Lake, Leech Lake say they haven't curtailed services as federal shutdown continues
January 23, 2019 - 12:11pm
January 6, 2019
BSU's Native Nations Night to extend to basketball
January 6, 2019 - 8:15am
December 14, 2018
Leech Lake, Enbridge reach agreement to remove existing Line 3 if new pipeline is built
December 14, 2018 - 5:16pm
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