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Red Lake Wildland Firefighters battling wildfires across the Western U.S.

Red Lake Wildland Firefighters battling wildfires across the Western U.S.

The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians Wildland Fire Program, in partnership with the Bureau of Indian Affairs makes firefighting resources available for wildfire operations across the country each year. Many Red Lake firefighters are on or have been on details in Montana, Washington, South Dakota, Arizona, New Mexico, and Colorado this year. Red Lake firefighters serve on hand crews, fire engines, and helicopter and fixed-wing aircraft support. The experience and knowledge they gain on these...

"Gabeshiwin" (The Camp) - P2

The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians hosted an Ojibwe Language and Culture Camp for youth on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, July 19 to 21, 2016 from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. for the fourth consecutive year on three hot but thankfully breezy days. The camp's location was at the Round House in the backwoods of Ponemah. Admission was free with transportation and meals provided. The three-day Gabeshiwin (camp), hosted by Red Lake Immersion School, Red Lake Chemical Health and Red Lake Economic...

St. Mary's Mission Annual Parish Festival held on Sunday, July 24, 2016 - P3

St. Mary's Mission Annual Parish Festival was held on Sunday, July 24,...

Red Lake Boys & Girls Club weekly Beach Party held at Sandy Beach - P3

The Red Lake Boys & Girls Club held their weekly Beach Party on Friday afternoon at Sandy...

The Derald Lee "Ola" and Vena Marie Cobenais Wedding of July 9, 2016 - P13

On July 9, 2016, at 2 PM, Derald Lee "Ola" Cobenais and Vena Marie Dominguez were married at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Red...

Red Lake High School Graduation 2016; Set Two - P41

Red Lake High School Graduation 2016 held at 1 PM on Saturday, May 28,...

MDA to host celebration at Maple Grove Farmers Market

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Join the Minnesota Department of Agriculture’s Minnesota Grown Program and the Maple Grove Farmers Market on Thursday, August 4, 2016 to kickoff National Farmers Market Week. The Maple Grove Farmers Market (MGFM) opens at 3:00 p.m. and event festivities begin at 3:30 p.m. The kickoff celebration will include the first-ever Minnesota Grown Three Minute Try-athlon – a series of fun games showcasing locally grown produce. Two teams of three individuals each will compete in the games. Minnesota Grown spokesperson and...

Native American Youth Run to Nation's Capital from North Dakota for Rezpect Our Water Campaign

CANNON BALL, North Dakota: On July 15, the youth from the Oceti Sakowin Youth & Allies departed on a nearly 2,000-mile long run from North Dakota to Washington, D.C., in an attempt to stop the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline through the Missouri River. Twenty-six-year-old Bobbi Jean Three Legs, 13-year-old Anna Lee Yellowhammer and 30 Native American youth from the reservation launched the campaign to ask the Army Corps of Engineers to stop the issuance of a permit to construct the Dakota Access pipeline, which the youth group says...

MDA grants available to add value to Minnesota agriculture

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) anticipates awarding up to $1 million through the competitive Value Added Grant Program. Funding for the grants was established through the Agricultural Growth, Research and Innovation (AGRI) Program to advance Minnesota’s agricultural and renewable energy industries. The goal of the Value Added Grant is to increase sales of Minnesota agricultural products by diversifying markets, increasing market access, and increasing food safety of value-added products. “Value-added...

First Nations Development Institute Offers Grants to Support Nutrition Education for Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) Recipients

LONGMONT, Colorado (July 26, 2016) – First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) today launched the “Nutrition Education for Native American Communities" project that will provide grants to Native American communities interested in starting or expanding nutrition education programming for Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) recipients. The deadline for applications is Tuesday, August 23, 2016. With the generous support of the Walmart Foundation, First Nations plans to award up to 30 grants totaling $10,000...

United National Indian Tribal Youth hosts 40th anniversary conference in Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY — Uniting for the 40th anniversary of the United National Indian Tribal Youth — or UNITY — conference, American Indian students came from across the country for the five-day event in Oklahoma City. “This is where UNITY was founded, and we wanted to come back on its anniversary to celebrate,” said Mary Kim Titla, UNITY executive director. More than 1,600 youths and advisers are attending the conference, making it the largest ever, and Titla is hoping to see the program continue to grow. http://www.tuls...

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration Wednesday Evening Session - P13 To see all 2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration photographs visit Michael Barrett's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/michael.barrett.35 2016 Independence Day Pow Wow Winners: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1mPt4bgV_JZ-GSD-i7Qw0pcS0baN...

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration Wednesday Evening Session - Set 2 - P13 To see all 2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration photographs visit Michael Barrett's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/michael.barrett.35 2016 Independence Day Pow Wow Winners: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1mPt4bgV_JZ-GSD-i7Qw0pcS0baN...

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration Wednesday Parade - P14 To see all 2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration photographs visit Michael Barrett's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/michael.barrett.35 2016 Independence Day Pow Wow Winners: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1mPt4bgV_JZ-GSD-i7Qw0pcS0baN...

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration Wednesday Afternoon Session - Set 2 - Part 14 To see all 2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration photographs visit Michael Barrett's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/michael.barrett.35 2016 Independence Day Pow Wow Winners: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1mPt4bgV_JZ-GSD-i7Qw0pcS0baN...

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration Tuesday Evening Session - P15 To see all 2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration photographs visit Michael Barrett's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/michael.barrett.35 2016 Independence Day Pow Wow Winners: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1mPt4bgV_JZ-GSD-i7Qw0pcS0baN...

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration

2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration Tuesday Evening Session - Set 2 - P15 To see all 2016 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration photographs visit Michael Barrett's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/michael.barrett.35 2016 Independence Day Pow Wow Winners: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1mPt4bgV_JZ-GSD-i7Qw0pcS0baN...

THE RED MAN'S VIEW, FEATURING ALL-STAR NATIVE AMERICAN CAST

July 24, 2016 (Los Angeles) -- Producer/writer Thomas R. Bond II is in pre-production of an epic film titled The Red Man’s View, a remake of a Native American film originally done 100 years ago. Unlike, many mainstream Hollywood films that are not historically accurate or where Native Americans are used as only supporting and background actors. Bond and The Red Man's View team have created a project unlike any Native American film that has ever been released. Red Man's View is a controversial story set in the mid-19th century, the last days...

Red Lake Varsity Football - Practice Begins Monday, August 8th, 2016 at 3:00 p.m

Red Lake Varsity Football Practice Begins Monday, August 8th, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. located at the Red Lake Football Field. Athletes who plan on participating in any upcoming sports for the school year 16/17 must have a physical. Any questions, please contact Nolan Desjarlait ., Athletic Director at 679-3353, ext....

Red Lake Warriors Football Schedule 2016

Red Lake Warriors Football Schedule 2016 Date Opponent Location Time 09/02/16 Fosston Home 4:00 p.m. V 09/08/16 Cass Lake Away 4:00 p.m. JH 09/09/16 Blackduck Away 7:00 p.m. V 09/12/16 Cass Lake Away 5:00 p.m. JV 09/15/16 Nevis Away 5:00 p.m. JH 09/16/16 C-F-S-H Away 7:00 p.m. V 09/20/16 Laporte Home 5:00 p.m. JH 09/22/16 W-H-A Away 5:00 p.m. JH 09/23/16 W-H-A Home 4:00 p.m. V 09/26/16 W-H-A Away 5:00 p.m. JV 09/27/16 C.O.L.A Away 5:00 p.m. JH 09/30/16 Pine River Away 7:00 p.m. V 10/03/16 Cass...

Speedway returns from rainout weekend with big-money Blitz

BEMIDJI — Bemidji Speedway hosted the Northern B-Mod Blitz on Sunday with the Wissota Midwest Modifieds racing for $800 money. A total of 86 cars rolled into the pits with a near-full grandstand of excited fans to cheer on their favorite drivers on beautiful Sunday evening. Tim Jackson came away the big money winner completing a sweep of both the $250 Dash for Cash and the $800 first-place purse. The other big winner was Tyler Jonson in the Wissota Modifieds, winning his first feature in the modified class and then proceeding to switch cars...

GOLF: Day two of 2016 Birchmont has lots of local flavor as women, masters take course

BEMIDJI — After the majority of divisions began Monday, the women’s and master’s divisions teed off Tuesday as play continued in the 92nd annual Birchmont Golf Tournament at the Bemidji Town and Country Club. A group of four current and former Bemidji High School girls’ golfers was among the 22 entries in the women’s field, while their head coach Paul Daman competed in the men’s executive flight. Daman posted scores of 79 and 80 over two days of qualifying and was right at the cutline when he walked off the 18th green....

Youth Co-Ed Softball Action in Redby - P26

Youth Co-Ed Softball teams played on Monday, June 20, 2016 at the Art Thunder Memorial Ball Park and the Green Lake Ball Park, both in Redby. Six teams are in this Monday Night...

Building Energy Independence: Soboba Completes First Phase of Solar Project

Demonstrating the tribe's commitment to sustainable development and environmental preservation, yesterday the Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians celebrated the completion of the first phase of its solar energy project with a grand opening ceremony. Harnessing solar power is a viable alternative to fossil fuel that will establish the tribe's energy independence, a tribal media release states. The Soboba Band broke ground on the project in January and has built the first of two solar arrays, which will power the tribal administration building,...

This week at the Democratic National Convention

This week at the Democratic National Convention with Holly Cook Macarro and Tharen...

Clinton wins historic nomination, says glass ceiling cracked

PHILADELPHIA — On a night awash in history, Hillary Clinton triumphantly became the first woman to lead a major American political party toward the White House, breaking through a barrier that painfully eluded her eight years ago. She put an electrifying cap on the Democratic convention's second night, appearing by video from New York and declaring to cheering delegates, "We just put the biggest crack in that glass ceiling yet." Minutes earlier, former President Bill Clinton took on the role of devoted political spouse, declaring his wife...

Minnesota's DFL delegation brings deep diversity to the national scene

PHILADELPHIA – Abdul Ahmed, a Somali-American state employee from Coon Rapids, had no strong desire to be a delegate to the Democratic National Convention until his politics-loving 10-year-old son intervened. The boy urged along his father in successful runs for district and then state convention delegate. “At the state convention, he said, ‘I know you didn’t campaign for national so do you mind if I campaign for you?’ ” Ahmed recalled Tuesday, seeming still a little amazed to be here. “Long story short: I ended up with the...

Indian Country makes presence known at Democratic convention

Indian Country was well represented as the Democratic National Convention kicked off on Monday. Whether it was a hospitality tent hosted by the Cherokee Nation or meetings among American Indian and Alaska Native delegates, Democrats expressed pride in their prominent presence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They said it reflected their party's inclusive nature, with many drawing a contrast to their Republican counterparts. "I think we're going to see a convention that is night and day to the convention last week," Cherokee Nation Principal...

Making History: Democrats Nominate First Woman Presidential Nominee – Hillary Rodham Clinton

PHILADELPHIA – The Democratic Party today nominated Hillary Rodham Clinton to be its 2016 presidential nominee this evening in Philadelphia. The nomination of Clinton is historic in that it is the first time a major political party has nominated a woman to be a nominee for president of the United States. Representing the state of Oklahoma delegates, Dr. Isabel Louise Keith Baker, 87, mother of Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker, announced the votes Oklahoma. http://nativenewsonline.net/currents/making-history-...

Moya-Smith: At the DNC, A White Boy Smudges, And Sopping Wet Boxers

DNC. Day 1. No press credentials. Hot and humid. Sweat on my brow and back. “No hope of a press pass,” the handlers say. To hell with waiting. “Where are the protesters?” I ask. City Hall, they said. I elbow through a parade of middle-aged demonstrators in downtown Philly. Hillary haters. They gum up the sidewalk. Stuck again. Sun barrels down. “Where are you?” a text reads. “I don’t know,” I respond. “But bring a lawyer.” A Hillary fan and a Bernie Bro battle it out on the curb. Newsmen and women scramble to eavesdrop....

Ashley Jean Needham

Ashley Jean Needham Born: Thu., Feb. 22, 1990 Died: Sat., Jul. 23, 2016 Visitation 7:00 PM Tue., Jul. 26, 2016 Location: Little Rock Community Center Traditional Native Service 10:00 AM Thu., Jul. 28, 2016 Location: Little Rock Community Center Ashley Jean Needham, "Mah-Konce", Little Bear, age 26, of Red Lake, began her spiritual journey on Saturday, July 23, 2016 in Red Lake. She was born on February 12, 1990 the daughter of Donald Needham, Jr. and LeeAnn (Barrett) Sumner. She lived in the...

Dennis Thomas Siddens

Dennis Thomas Siddens Born: Mon., Mar. 22, 1954 Died: Sun., Jul. 24, 2016 Funeral arrangements are pending with the Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker,...

Charlotte Mae "Char" Clark

Charlotte Mae "Char" Clark 1940 - 2016 Charlotte "Char" Clark, 76, of Bemidji, MN died Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Neilson Place, Bemidji, MN. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, July 28, 2016 at Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Charlotte Mae Clark was born July 6, 1940 in Red Lake, MN to George and Clara (Lussier) Clark. She grew up in Minneapolis, MN and graduated from Central High School in Minneapolis. She worked for...

Leonard Orville Shepherd

Leonard Orville Shepherd August 18, 1970 - Saturday, July 23, 2016 Service Information Enemy Swim Community Center-Waubay, SD Wednesday, July 27, 2016 2:00 p.m. ALL NIGHT WAKE TONIGHT 7/25 Beginning at 7:00 P.M. the Community Center-Old Agency Village, SD ALL NIGHT WAKE TUESDAY 7/26 Beginning at 7:00 P.M. Enemy Swim Community Center. Leonard Orville Shepherd, age 45, of Sisseton Journeyed to the Spirit World on Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 at Sanford Health in Fargo, North Dakota. He was born on...

Attention Berry Pickers - Berry Buying Prices for 2016

Attention Berry Pickers - Berry Buying Prices for 2016 Red Lake Foods Now Buying Fruit must be picked clean of leaves and stems (except High Bush Cranberries which may be picked as clusters) and REFRIGERATED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE - DO NOT WASH! If you pick over the weekend spread fruit 1-2” deep on a flat pan and refrigerate until Monday morning. Fruit may be brought to the Red Lake Nation Foods warehouse in Redby Monday- Fridays from 9:00- 4:00. You will receive a receipt for any accepted...

Young Dreams Dance Troupe Meeting - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Young Dreams Dance Troupe Meeting - Wednesday, July 27, 2016 6-8 PM - Red Lake Nation Government Center https://docs.google.com/document/d/1fo78rJ4wa7w2sSt0wq3bcF4pmPJ...

Sweat Lodge - Friday, July 29th at 6 p.m.

Open to the Community Hosted by: Red Lake Family & Children Services & Ronald Cobenais Location: FCS Cliffs by the lake Red Lake Family & Children Services 1(218)...

Teacher – Blackduck - BI-CAP

JOB OPENING Teacher – Blackduck: 2 or 4 yr degree in Early Childhood Ed. or equivalent to a major relating to Early Childhood, with experience teaching preschool-age children; 40 hrs/wk school year, $13.88-2 year; 14.36/hr-4 year. Apply by August 5 – Open until filled. Applicants must meet DHS & MN Rule 3 licensing requirements. Applications are available on our website at www.bicap.org or apply at BI-CAP, 6603 Bemidji Ave. N, Bemidji, MN 56601 EOE. Heather Malterud Office Support...

Administrative Support Assistant - Indian Health Service

Agency contact information 1 vacancy in the following location: Red Lake, MN Work Schedule is Full Time - Permanent Opened Friday 7/22/2016 (5 day(s) ago) Closes Friday 8/5/2016 (9 day(s) away) Salary Range $32,318.00 to $46,831.00 / Per Year Series & Grade GS-0303-05/06 Promotion Potential 6 Supervisory Status No Who May Apply Candidates eligible under Indian Preference authority; Federal employee serving on career/career-conditional appointments; reinstatement eligibles; applicants...

Medical Support Assistant - Indian Health Service

2 vacancies in the following location: Red Lake, MN Work Schedule is Full Time - Permanent Opened Thursday 7/14/2016 (13 day(s) ago) Closes Thursday 7/28/2016 (1 day(s) away) Salary Range $28,886.00 to $42,012.00 / Per Year Series & Grade GS-0679-04/05 Promotion Potential 05 Supervisory Status No Who May Apply Candidates eligible under Indian Preference authority; Federal employee serving on career/career-conditional appointments; reinstatement eligibles; applicants eligible for...

 
 
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