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Battle River take Mandaree Singing Championship over the weekend

Battle River take Mandaree Singing Championship over the weekend

Battle River take Mandaree Singing Championship over the weekend. 2nd Place in Mandaree singing contest was NDN...

Red Lake Community Purt-n-Go Trip of July 19, 2014 - P3

Red Lake Community Purt-n-Go Trip of July 19, 2014 -...

Grand Opening held at new Little Rock Center - P11

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, the Little Rock Community held its Grand Opening for its new Community Center, located just south of their older one. Although there is still some construction taking place, a ribbon cutting ceremony was conducted and about 200 people came out to take part in the ceremony. Members of the Red Lake Tribal Council presented remarks and included Little Rock Representatives...

Grand Opening held at new Little Rock Center - P12

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, the Little Rock Community held its Grand Opening for its new Community Center, located just south of their older one. Although there is still some construction taking place, a ribbon cutting ceremony was conducted and about 200 people came out to take part in the ceremony. Members of the Red Lake Tribal Council presented remarks and included Little Rock Representatives...

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon - P32

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon -...

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon - P33

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon -...

15 Power Outage and Hail Safety Tips for Residents from the Nonprofit FLASH

With the risk of severe weather that could bring damaging winds and hail this afternoon and into tomorrow, the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH)® offers the following 15 tips for residents to stay safe if the power goes out and hail falls . Power Outage Safety 1. Keep a supply of flashlights, batteries and a battery-powered radio on hand. Do not use candles if the power goes out as they pose a fire hazard. 2. Fill plastic...

Mistakes at CDC and FDA Reveal Unsafe Storage Practices for Deadly Viruses

Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom Says Government is Not Only Careless in Handling Dangerous Viruses but is Actually Creating Lethal Superbugs ST. PAUL, Minn.—Three recent, startling discoveries of dangerous government laboratory practices show why controversial federal research to lethalize pathogens could put Americans’ health and lives at risk. Twila Brase, co-founder and president of Citizens’ Council for Health Freedom (CCHF,...

Legacy funds don't pay for projects alone

ST. PAUL — The “legacy amendment” usually is blended with other money to fund nearly 10,000 projects around...  Website

Landowners riled up by Minnesota power line

ROSEAU — The first of eight public meetings regarding the routing of a proposed 220-mile power line has left Stuart Rice and other farmers and landowners in northern Minnesota irritated and asking more...  Website

Divided heritage: Woman recalls growing up Native American and white

A long, long time ago, a baby girl was born in Shields, North Dakota, and given two names. The women helping with the birth, including her grandmother, gave her a Native American name, the Lakota word meaning “Little Woman.” Her father, a white man, called her Ida...  Website

SWO Fighting Sioux award winners

Averi A. Holthusen, Samantha Beets. and Grace...

1st Annual Scruff Scramble 2014 held at Castle Highlands Golf Course - P3

The 1st Annual Scruff Scramble 2014 was held at Castle Highlands Golf Course on Saturday, July 19, 2014. 1st Place - Misko Spears, Chris Jourdain, Rob McNeal, Scott Lussier 2nd Place - Arn Wood, Russ Smith, Sean Lussier, Mike Beaulieu 3rd Place - Justin Jourdain, Alex Barrett, Rick Barrett, Mike Jourdain Longest Drive - Mike Beaulieu Longest Putt - Scott Lussier...

1st Annual Scruff Scramble 2014 held at Castle Highlands Golf Course - P4

The 1st Annual Scruff Scramble 2014 was held at Castle Highlands Golf Course on Saturday, July 19, 2014. 1st Place - Misko Spears, Chris Jourdain, Rob McNeal, Scott Lussier 2nd Place - Arn Wood, Russ Smith, Sean Lussier, Mike Beaulieu 3rd Place - Justin Jourdain, Alex Barrett, Rick Barrett, Mike Jourdain Longest Drive - Mike Beaulieu Longest Putt - Scott Lussier...

Bemidji Speedway: Hauber, Reed capture first feature races

BEMIDJI - It was an action packed night of racing at Bemidji Speedway Sunday night with the track hosting the Boy and Girl Scouts. All Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts who came in uniform Sunday night were given free admission and at intermission two bikes were given away to two lucky young fans, courtesy of the Bemidji Wrestling Club. On the track, two first-time winners were crowned - Mod Four...

A Millennium After Inventing the Game, the Iroquois Are Lacrosse's New Superpower

By and large, American team sports are physically destructive affairs. Playing and practicing any sport at an elite level leaves in its wake broken bones, shredded ligaments and neuronal death. Even weightlifting demands the constant breaking down of muscle...  Website

Bemidji City Council: Council to discuss parking fee increases

BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Downtown Alliance will seek approval for increasing the fee for yearly parking permits from the City Council at the regular meeting...  Website

Immigration debate comes to Minnesota in force

The simmering national fight over whether to aid thousands of unaccompanied Central American children who came to the United States illegally is intensifying as more of the children are finding their way to...  Website

Navajo leader placed on paid leave files appeal

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The speaker of the Navajo Nation Council is appealing a judge’s decision that kept him away from his administrative...  Website

Tennessee lawmakers apologize for Trail of Tears

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee lawmakers on June 27 apologized to the Cherokee Nation for actions taken by President Andrew Jackson that 175 years ago forced approximately 16,000 Cherokees off Tennessee...  Website

R2AC/McKnight Career Development Fellowship Deadline is September 11, 2014

R2AC/McKnight Career Development Fellowship Deadline is September 11, 2014 R2AC/McKnight Career Development Fellowship Application Deadline: September 11, 2014 Established artists in all disciplines residing in one of the following Minnesota counties: Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods, or Mahnomen, may apply for this 18-month fellowship. The goal of the R2AC/McKnight Career Development Fellowship Program is to provide substantial...

'Effective' teachers for all? Yes, please.

Just as children’s ZIP codes shouldn’t determine the type of public education they receive, neither should family income dictate the quality of their teachers. But too often in America’s schools, both problems...  Website