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TANF Program has Open House - P3

Upcoming Changes with Red Lake Hospital & Police Reports

Upcoming Changes with Red Lake Hospital & Police Reports Effective July 1, 2015, the Red Lake Hospital will no longer replace or reissue stolen narcotic prescriptions. Lost or stolen narcotics, just like money, cannot be replaced. For this reason, the Hospital will no longer request patients to file police reports for refill consideration and will no longer require police reports for stolen...

Fairbanks working to fix educational system: Teacher from Bemidji set to begin second year at St. Louis charter school

BEMIDJI—Moving day for Hazen Fairbanks started inauspiciously. Last year, the 22-year-old Bemidji High School alum awoke to find that her new car, a college graduation gift packed with all her belongings, had been stolen. "That was rough," she said. "I quite literally had to start from scratch." http://www.bemidjipioneer.com/news/education/3775642-fairbanks-working-fix-educational-system-teacher-bemi...

Man arrested in Red Lake with meth faces federal charge

RED LAKE—A methamphetamine possession charge was dismissed in county court against a Brooklyn Park, Minn., man caught with the drug in his possession in Red Lake in October, however, he will be charged. Michael Dukes was one of 41 people arrested in "Operation Exile," a multi-state drug bust, on May 28. On May 29, county level charges against Dukes were transferred to the federal level. Dukes, 47, was charged with felony fifth-degree...

TANF Program has Open House - P3

The new Red Lake Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Program held an Open House on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at Oshkiimaajitahdah (New Beginnings) in Redby. TANF will be operational September 1st of this year. Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Plan SECTION 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians intends to operate a...

TANF Program has Open House - P4

The new Red Lake Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Program held an Open House on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at Oshkiimaajitahdah (New Beginnings) in Redby. TANF will be operational September 1st of this year. Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Plan SECTION 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians intends to operate a...

Red Lake Fireworks holds public display show in Red Lake to showcase merchandise - P2

Red Lake Fireworks holds public display show in Red Lake to showcase merchandise Hundreds show up for hour long...

6th Annual Ojibwe Language Camp held on Fond du Lac Reservation - P6

The 6th Annual Ojibwe Language Camp was held at the Kiwenz Campgroundon on the Fond du Lac Reservation starting on Wednesday, June 17 and continuing to Sunday, June 21, 2015. Items on the agenda included : Thursday and Friday – Mornings are reserved for learning and speaking the language; and, afternoons are reserved for working on cultural art projects; Friday night – Talent show – open to ...

6th Annual Ojibwe Language Camp held on Fond du Lac Reservation - Set 2 - P3

The 6th Annual Ojibwe Language Camp was held at the Kiwenz Campgroundon on the Fond du Lac Reservation starting on Wednesday, June 17 and continuing to Sunday, June 21, 2015. Items on the agenda included : Thursday and Friday – Mornings are reserved for learning and speaking the language; and, afternoons are reserved for working on cultural art projects; Friday night – Talent show – open to ...

2015 Red Lake High School Graduation - Set 1 - P21

The 2015 Red Lake High School Graduation Ceremony took place on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at the Red Lake High School. Class Motto: "We meet as strangers, grew as classmates, and leave as friends." Class of 2015 Katelyn Paige Barrett - Valedictorian Kennedy Rose Barrett - Salutatorian Verto F. Barron, Jr. Autumn Leigh Beaulieu Tiffani Brun Brianna Leigh Cook Kendra Lea Dow Delwyn W. English, Jr....

2015 Red Lake High School Graduation - Set 2 - P21

The 2015 Red Lake High School Graduation Ceremony took place on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at the Red Lake High School. Class Motto: "We meet as strangers, grew as classmates, and leave as friends." Class of 2015 Katelyn Paige Barrett - Valedictorian Kennedy Rose Barrett - Salutatorian Verto F. Barron, Jr. Autumn Leigh Beaulieu Tiffani Brun Brianna Leigh Cook Kendra Lea Dow Delwyn W. English, Jr....

VIDEO: Mind-body-medicine provides alternative method of healing

Donna LaChapelle, mind-body-medicine healer, teaches women how to self-heal at the Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center in Minneapolis, Minn. http://video.startribune.com/video-mind-body-medicine-provides-alternative-method-o...

Red Lake to play at Pacesetter Sweet 16

ST. CLOUD — Pacesetter Sports will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Sweet Sixteen championship Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 1-2, when thirty-two of the top boys’ and girls’ basketball teams, four from each class, converge under one roof at the College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph to battle for one championship — including the Red Lake boys team. Eighteen of the teams that played in the 2014 Pacesetter Sweet Sixteen earned their...

Red Lake improving, but drop two games to Blackduck in home double-header - P40

Red Lake improving, but drop two games to Blackduck in home double-header on Tuesday, May 5,...

Chickasaw kayaker wins national trial in Houston

HOUSTON – A Chickasaw kayaker placed first in the 16K U.S. Marathon Trials held here June 6. Josh Turner bested 20 other kayakers to take the top medal with a time of 1:37 in the race which is just shy of 10 miles. Josh began his career in kayaking in a canoe and kayak league started by OKC Riversport and the Chickasaw Nation. The 17-year-old Mustang High School student - he will be a senior...

Minnesota No. 1 for business, Bemidji follows trend: Locals say city falls in line with state on education, quality of life

BEMIDJI -- The financial news agency CNBC rated Minnesota as "America's Top State for Business" this week and local officials said Bemidji shares the trend. In the study, which CNBC has conducted annually since 2007, Minnesota won the top spot, beating second-place Texas and improving on the state's 2014 sixth-place ranking. Areas such as quality of life and education were where Minnesota scored highest. Other categories included:...

Should state dump MNsure? Money, control are key issues

Changing Minnesota’s approach to health insurance wouldn’t be simple after years of work to establish the MNsure exchange. Following a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision last week, Republicans renewed their calls to dump the state’s MNsure system in favor of the federal government’s online marketplace for health ­insurance. MNsure supporters countered the switch could be costly, and a bad fit with Minnesota’s large public health...

$380M left over in Native American farmer settlement

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A federal judge on Monday will hear opinions on what to do with $380 million left over from a settlement that was meant to reimburse Native Americans who were discriminated against by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. District Judge Emmet Sullivan has received hundreds of comments, most of them from Native Americans who argue the money should be distributed in another round of payments — a move that the federal...

The reason why Colville Tribal Credit supports holds on per capitas

Tribal Credit supports holds on per capitas for delinquent borrowers. We understand these are tough economic but these payments ensure future generations will have a Tribal Credit with enough money to fund our yearly allocations for our home loan, home refinance, consumer loan, vehicle loan and land purchase programs. Reasons we support the holds are for the following; the customers have signed an assignment of per capitas and an assignment of...

Tulalip lawsuit could cost county, state jobs, millions of dollars

TULALIP — When the Tulalip Tribes opened the Quil Ceda Village retail area on tribal land along I-5, they hoped to share in sales tax dollars that shoppers racked up by the millions. Instead, tribal leaders say, they've watched money flow to Olympia the past 15 years, with few benefits in return. The tribes filed a federal lawsuit this month seeking control of more than $40 million in taxes that go each year to the state of Washington and...

Who Can Legally Buy Marijuana On Tribal Land?

FLANDREAU, SD - The decision to open up the sale of marijuana on the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe to anyone over the age of 21 has some wondering if that can actually happen. The day after tribe leaders announce the latest developments in their plans to legally sell marijuana, trustee Jean Paul Roy says it's time for their planning to become a reality. "We've been doing our homework on it. We think it would be a wonderful business venture for...

Cherokee Chief Bill John Baker wins second term, unofficial results show

TAHLEQUAH -- Cherokee Principal Chief Bill John Baker appeared to have won a second term according to unofficial results posted at 6:30 a.m. by the tribal election commission. With a little over 700 ballots left to be counted, Baker had 53 percent of the vote against three challengers, including former Chief Chad Smith. Smith had 28 percent. Will Fourkiller was at 10 percent and Charlie Soap 9. http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/l...

Native Children Are Facing A 'National Emergency.' Now Congress Is Pushing To Address It

Robert Looks Twice grew up in a trailer with his grandmother, uncle and eight cousins on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Looks Twice, along with two other young Native people from Pine Ridge, was a subject of Diane Sawyer's "Children of the Plains," a special that first aired on ABC in 2011. For many Americans, "Children of the Plains" was a startling glimpse into the poverty and despair affecting the lives of Native...

Lac Des Mille Lacs First Nation chief defends her re-election

The chief of Lac Des Mille Lacs First Nation, near Thunder Bay, Ont., says she is "confident" allegations that new status cards were secretly issued prior to her re-election will be be proven false. Judy Maunula, who uses her Ojibway name, Whitecloud, in her role as chief, said the First Nation leadership takes any allegation of misconduct or wrongdoing very seriously. Whitecloud's only challenger in the election, Kathleen Sawdo, filed an...

Jeremiah Michael White

Jeremiah Michael White Born: Wed., Jun. 24, 2015 Died: Wed., Jun. 24, 2015 Traditional Native Service 1:00 PM Sun., Jun. 28, 2015 Location: Ramona Brown Residence Jeremiah Michael White, 23 weeks gestation, began his journey to the spirit world on June 24, 2015 from Fairview Hospital in Minneapolis. He is the son of Melanie Brown and Clint Adams-White of Chanhassen, Minnesota. Jeremiah is being welcomed home by his sister Kaitlin Marie Brown,...

ADMINISTRATOR - Jourdain/Perpich Extended Care Center

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT ADMINISTRATOR Jourdain/Perpich Extended Care Center OPEN: UNTIL FILLED! PRIMARY FUNCTION: The Nursing Home Administrator will be responsible for directing the daily functions of the Jourdain/Perpich Extended Care Center in accordance with Federal and state standards, regulations, and guidelines to ensure that the highest quality of care is provided to the residents. Reports...

CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT - JOURDAIN/PERPICH EXTENDED CARE CENTER

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT JOURDAIN/PERPICH EXTENDED CARE CENTER Open: UNTIL FILLED! Purpose of Position: Assist in providing Rehabilitation services for our residents and will provide basic nursing care to residents in a 47 bed long term care facility. Full-time position with benefits, reports to the Director of Nursing, salary DOQ. Duties and Responsibilities: • Follows...

LPN (LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE) - JOURDAIN/PERPICH EXTENDED CARE CENTER

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT LPN (LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE) JOURDAIN/PERPICH EXTENDED CARE CENTER Open: UNTIL FILLED! Purpose of Position: LPN (License Practical Nurse) will provide nursing care to residents in a 47 bed long term care facility. Full-time position with benefits, report to the Director of Nursing, salary DOQ. Duties and Responsibilities: • Provide direct nursing care to residents and...

RN (REGISTERED NURSE) - JOURDAIN/PERPICH EXTENDED CARE CENTER

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT RN (REGISTERED NURSE) JOURDAIN/PERPICH EXTENDED CARE CENTER Open: UNTIL FILLED! Purpose of Position: The RN will assist the Director of Nursing in providing professional care to residents and assume responsibility for professional duties as determined by qualifications and training. Full-time position with benefits, reports to the Director of Nursing, salary DOQ. Duties and...

 
 
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