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Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe

March 15, 2019
A 'Sober Squad' for Bemijigamaag: Recovery group emphasizes fellowship
March 15, 2019 - 9:17am
March 6, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz speaks to an economics class at Bemidji High School while on his “education tour” on Tuesday. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Back to class for Walz; governor visits Bemidji to highlight education spending plan
March 6, 2019 - 7:44pm
January 9, 2019
Red Lake gathering pushes for sobriety, wellness, healing
January 9, 2019 - 5:49pm
December 20, 2018
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CL-B's Johnson was a finalist for top K-12 job
December 20, 2018 - 10:42pm
January 9, 2018
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin gives the State of the Band address Tuesday at Grand Casino Mille Lacs near Onamia. Steve Kohls / Forum News Serviceplay button
Mille Lacs tribal leader says band in revolution against drugs, violence, environmental destruction, racism
January 9, 2018 - 9:37pm
December 28, 2017
Killer Crisis: 'The cure is the culture' for Minn. tribes fighting opioid abuse
December 28, 2017 - 7:47am
January 13, 2016
Feds will now be able to prosecute more crimes on the Mille Lacs Reservation
January 13, 2016 - 9:38am
June 10, 2015
Minnesota couple sues over state adoption law’s tribal angle
June 10, 2015 - 10:50am
Tadd Johnson, head of the American Indian Studies Department at UMD, speaks at a news conference Monday regarding the controversy over the body of Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe member Mushkooub Aubid. Also pictured are Mille Lacs Band Commission of Health and Human Services Sam Moose and Emily Johnson, strategic initiatives coordinator for the band’s Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin. (Steve Kuchera | Forum News Service)
UPDATE: Body of Mille Lacs spiritual leader released to family
February 10, 2015 - 8:55am
February 9, 2015
Mushkoob Aubid’s wife, Winnie LaPrairie (left), and his sister, Lala Shingode, are seen through a veil of smoke from a fire lit at dusk at UMD on Sunday. LaPrairie waited to claim her husband’s body in order to carry out traditional funeral services. Aubid, a spiritual leader for the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe, died after an automobile accident, and band members are protesting an autopsy planned for Tuesday, saying it would violate their spiritual beliefs. (Clint Austin | Forum News Service)
Mille Lacs Band members protest planned autopsy at UMD
February 9, 2015 - 10:24am
July 1, 2013
FILE-A March 16, 1999 file photo shows Tribal Chief Marge Anderson, in Onamia, Minn. Anderson, the longtime leader of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe who led the tribe during its successful efforts to reclaim its tribal hunting and fishing rights and steered casino profits to social programs instead of individuals, has died. She was 81. (AP Photo/Star Tribune, Richard Sennott, File)
Former Mille Lacs Band leader Marge Anderson dies
July 1, 2013 - 9:17am