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February 8, 2019
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith to attend Red Lake State of the Band address
RED LAKE—U.S. Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., who serves on the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, is scheduled to attend Red Lake Nation's...
February 8, 2019 - 3:50pm
February 7, 2019
Redby's One Stop owners celebrate 50 years
REDBY—Deb Glynn first started working at Redby's One Stop when she was a child, and, she said, reluctantly so. Now, decades later, she...
February 7, 2019 - 8:17pm
January 31, 2019
Bill seeks to address Minnesota’s missing and murdered Indigenous women
ST. PAUL—A bill in the Minnesota House of Representatives aims to address the untold numbers of missing and murdered Indigenous women in...
January 31, 2019 - 5:56pm
January 24, 2019
Tightening their belts: As shutdown lingers, Leech Lake, Red Lake face difficult decisions
LEECH LAKE—In December, as a federal shutdown loomed, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe leaders asked the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Indian Health...
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
RED LAKE—Red Lake Comprehensive Health Services was supposed to receive a new round of federal funding on Tuesday, Jan. 1. A federal government...
January 23, 2019 - 12:11pm
January 9, 2019
Red Lake gathering pushes for sobriety, wellness, healing
RED LAKE -- 300 days of recovery. 537 days. 10 years. Speakers at the outset of Red Lake’s Community Wellness Gathering on Wednesday morning,...
January 9, 2019 - 5:49pm
December 27, 2018
Red Lake Community Wellness Gathering is Jan. 9-11
If you go: What: 13th Annual Red Lake Community Wellness Gathering When: Jan. 9-11 Where: Red Lake Nation College, 15480 Migizi Dr., Red Lake...
December 27, 2018 - 4:03pm
December 14, 2018
Red Lake, Leech Lake tribal colleges to receive $157,000 for humanities projects
BEMIDJI—Special projects at a pair of Bemidji-area tribal colleges are in line for grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Red Lake Nation College and Leech Lake Tribal College are set to receive $97,000 and $60,000, respectively. In Red Lake, that money will...
December 14, 2018 - 4:40pm
December 6, 2018
Bemidji art gallery, Red Lake, White Earth in line for grants
BEMIDJI—The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community is set to donate $5 million to nonprofits and American Indian tribes, four of which are in the Bemidji Area. The Bemidji Community Arts Council will get $35,000 to renovate the Miikanan Gallery at the Watermark Art Center downtown;...
December 6, 2018 - 3:50pm
December 2, 2018
Gov.-elect Walz holds listening tour stops in Red Lake, Bemidji
RED LAKE -- Nearly 90 percent of Red Lake residents voted for Tim Walz in November. “Higher than my neighborhood,” the governor-elect said....
December 2, 2018 - 7:43pm
A budding bison rancher at BHS: Xavier Michael-Young envisions open spaces -- and a new tribal revenue stream
BEMIDJI—Xavier Michael-Young doesn't want to work in a cubicle. "I really, really, really hate small spaces," the Bemidji High School senior said. "I can hardly even stand classrooms." The school's library, with it's high ceilings and open floor plan, is better, Michael-Young...
December 2, 2018 - 6:37am
Where the 'mashkode bizhiki' roam: Red Lake Nation plans a bison farm
GONVICK, Minn.—A snowy, wooded patch of farmland 10 miles north of Gonvick was largely empty on Thursday, but Cherilyn Spears and Henry...
December 2, 2018 - 6:25am
November 25, 2018
All Ojibwemowin all the time: Red Lake educators envision a K-12 language immersion track
RED LAKE—A cluster of first-graders watched as Anna "Swan" Sherwood held up a yellow tobacco tie. "Have you ever seen a little yellow bird?...
November 25, 2018 - 7:14am
November 16, 2018
Arizona man charged in Red Lake double stabbing
MINNEAPOLIS—An Arizona man has been charged in federal court with assault charges related to an incident that took place on Red Lake Indian...
November 16, 2018 - 4:16pm
November 14, 2018
Taking on trafficking: Groups hold meeting on human trafficking, sexual exploitation
REDBY—Silence isn't going to help anyone. That was one of the core messages brought forward Wednesday evening during an informational meeting in Redby on human trafficking and sexual exploitation. Combined with a documentary about the issue, both advocacy workers and law enforcement...
November 14, 2018 - 10:06pm