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MISSING AND MURDERED INDIGENOUS WOMEN

The documentary "Bring Her Home" helps bring awareness to the epidemic of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women. Leya Hale hosted a screening of her documentary at Pioneer Public TV in Granite Falls in early May.
The Amnesty report calls for full restoration of tribal jurisdiction over crimes committed in Indian country, and increased funding for prosecution, law enforcement and health care.
The Bemidji Police Department has released updated information in the case of 15-year-old Nevaeh Kingbird, who has been missing since late October.
Several hundred people walked in solidarity on Thursday to raise awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women. Many held signs bearing messages like “Bring her home” and “No more stolen sisters,” while others painted red handprints on their faces to display the cause's symbol.

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The Bemidji Police Department has released updated information in the case of 15-year-old Nevaeh Kingbird, who has been missing since late October.
Juliet Rudie is a member of Lower Sioux Indian Community.
The search for missing and murdered Indigenous women hits especially close to home in Bemidji this year.
A gathering dedicated to missing and murdered Indigenous women will take place starting at 11 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 14, at the Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox statues.

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