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Red Lake Schools hold Open House for Parents and Students

Anthony (Tony) Kerr is St. Mary's School New Principal

Dear Parents, Guardians, Families, Staff, and Students, It is with great pride and honor that I write this letter of introduction to you as the new St. Mary's Mission School Principal for the 2014-2015 school year. I hold 15 years of education experience and am excited to work with the staff and community to continue the legacy of success established by St. Mary's Mission. I am excited to bring...

Red Lake Schools hold Open House for Parents and Students

School District #38, Red Lake Schools, help Open House and Orientations on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 from noon through 7 PM. Included were Red Lake Elementary School, Red Lake Early Childhood Center, the Ponemah School, Red Lake Middle School and Red Lake High School. The first day of the school year for all Red Lake students is Tuesday, September 2, 2014. On Mondays, school will start at 9:15...

Red Lake Schools hold Open House for Parents and Students - P2

School District #38, Red Lake Schools, help Open House and Orientations on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 from noon through 7 PM. Included were Red Lake Elementary School, Red Lake Early Childhood Center, the Ponemah School, Red Lake Middle School and Red Lake High School. The first day of the school year for all Red Lake students is Tuesday, September 2, 2014. On Mondays, school will start at 9:15...

Sex offender moving to Cass Lake

CASS LAKE -- The Cass County Sheriff's Office has issued a notification that a level three sex offender will be moving to the Cass Lake area Oct. 1. A community notification meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 17 in the commons area of the Cass Lake-Bena High School. James Tacumseh Littlewolf, 26, has a history of sexual contact with adolescent female victims, according to a release from the...

Winona LaDuke Press Conference Thursday, August 28th at Enbridge Energy Bemidji Area Office

BEMIDJI, MINNESOTA – Wednesday, August 27th, Winona LaDuke, Executive Director of Honor the Earth, successfully completes 200 mile horse ride against the proposed Enbridge Sandpiper fracking oil pipeline. Partnering with the leadership for the campaign is Shane Davis, Executive Director Fractivist.org, an oil and gas analyst from Colorado. LaDuke and her team will be holding a press conference this Thursday, August 28th, at 3PM CST at the...

Attempted burglar caught hiding in Honda Civic

BEMIDJI -- A Duluth man faces a burglary charge after an attempted break-in at a Solway home last week. Marcus Woundedeye, 35, of Duluth is charged with felony first-degree attempted burglary of an occupied dwelling. First-degree attempted burglary carries a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison and a $35,000 fine. According to court documents, a Solway woman was awoken by someone attempting to...

Civil commitment proceedings stalled in Downer case

BEMIDJI -- A second opinion will be sought before a Bemidji woman accused of manslaughter in the death of a 6-year-old child can be civilly committed by the court as mentally...  Website

Seven Clans Casino Red Lake Car Show 2014 - P7

Seven Clans Casino Red Lake Car Show...

Seven Clans Casino Red Lake Car Show 2014 - P8

Seven Clans Casino Red Lake Car Show...

Red Lake Fair Exhibits 2014 - P7

Red Lake Fair Exhibits 2014 held at the Red Lake Community...

Five-Year-Old Navajo Boy Denied Admission on First Day of School Because His Hair is Too Long

SEMINOLE, TEXAS — For five-year-old Malachi Wilson, the first day of kindergarten will always be one he remembers. As it turns out, Monday, which was the first day of school for students at F.J. Young Elementary School in Seminole, Texas, was not Malachi’s first day of school because he was sent home because of the length of his...  Website

Red Cloud Indian School seeks donations for buses

Students at the Red Cloud Indian School are riding to the campus in an old fleet of buses, some of which have traveled almost a quarter-of-a-million...  Website

Iroquois Battle Iroquois at the Battle of Chippawa

CFN – Iroquois on both sides of the Canada-US border were drawn into the War of 1812; for those mostly Mohawks who fought alongside the Canadian and British forces it was a matter of survival for they had good reason to suspect the expansionist Americans while their relatives to the south (mostly Seneca) elected to wage war out of fear that a position of neutrality would give cause by the US to remove them entirely from their shrinking land...  Website

Pro Golfers Support Notah Begay Foundation at the Turning Stone

VERONA, N.Y. -- An annual golf tournament at Turning Stone's Atunyote Golf Club attracted hundreds, but these professional golfers weren't playing for a major title. They were playing for a good cause, supporting their fellow golfer, Notah Begay at the 7th annual Notah Begay Foundation Challenge golf tournament. See more at: http://binghamton.twcnews.com/content/news/764381/pro-golfers-support-notah-begay-foundation-at-the-tur...

Northern Arizona's Only Four Diamond Resort Casino Earns Environmentally Sustainable Building Designation

(Flagstaff, Ariz. – August 27, 2014) – Derrick Watchman, CEO of Navajo Gaming (The Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise) announced that Twin Arrows Navajo Casino Resort has earned the Three Green Globes™ environment rating from the Green Building Initiative for its energy efficient building, sustainable operational practices and stunning architecture. "Navajo Gaming pursued the Green Globes...

Dairy Queen joins list of retailers hit by hacker attack

Dairy Queen has become the latest victim of computer hackers bent on pilfering customers’ credit and debit card...  Website

Dayton wants more answers from railroads on ag shipping problems

WASHINGTON – A study that shows Minnesota grain farmers lost $109 million in revenue from March through May proves that the state’s major rail carriers are not sufficiently addressing agricultural shipping problems, Gov. Mark Dayton has told federal transportation...  Website

More Colorado pot being seized in mail en route to other states, report says

DENVER — The amount of Colorado marijuana being seized en route to other states through the U.S. mail has more than quadrupled since 2010 and was destined for more states than before, according to a new report by a federally funded drug task...  Website

U.S. Treasury Awards Majority of $195 Million in Grants to Native Enterprises

The U.S. Treasury announced copy95 million in grants to dozens of tribal and other organizations to promote affordable housing as well as investment in low-income and economically distressed community. Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/08/27/us-treasury-awards-majority-195-million-grants-nativ...

Former aide to Michele Bachmann pleads guilty over campaign finance misdeeds

Washington – A former top official for Michele Bachmann’s failed presidential campaign pleaded guilty on Wednesday to concealing payments he received from the presidential campaign of former Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, to switch his support and ditch...  Website

Senate GOP leader reveals plans to roll back president's successes

WASHINGTON – At a private conclave with the billionaire Koch brothers’ political apparatus this summer, Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell laid out a confrontational agenda for a GOP-controlled Senate aimed at dismantling President Obama’s legislative successes through the federal...  Website

June Lussier Redday Mendoza

June Lussier Redday Mendoza March 10, 1950 - Monday, August 24, 2014 Service Information Redby Community Center in Redby, Minnesota Saturday, August 30th, 2014 2:00 P.M. Visitation Information Redby Community Center in Redby, Minnesota Thurs 8/28 & Fri 8/29 Beginning at 5:00 P.M. June Lussier Redday Mendoza, age 64, of N.E. Minneapolis Journeyed to the Spirit World on Monday, August 25th, 2014 at The Fairview University Hospital. She was born...

rotect the public from deadly threat of flu

With the elderly comprising an estimated 90 percent of seasonal influenza’s death toll, the flu vaccination rate among a group of professionals working closely with this age group — staff at hospitals, clinics and nursing homes — should be 100 percent or very...  Website

Tribal Per Capitas, Disenrollment & Academia

More precisely, disenrollment is about tribal per capitas. Is there an economic level at which per capita distributions do not trigger self-termination tendencies? Sadly, there is no empirical data that bears that out. See more at: http://www.galandabroadman.com/2014/08/tribal-per-capitas-disenrollment-academia/#...