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Red Lake Fair & Pow Wow: Friday Night Session - P5

Wild rice protest defused Thursday, may be revived Friday

NISSWA, Minn. – Indian treaty rights activists picked a small amount of wild rice from Hole-in-the-Day Lake on Thursday in a protest blunted by an unasked-for permit from the Minnesota Department of National Resources (DNR). The DNR surprised the group by issuing a one-day special permit to sanction the so-called “en masse” harvest, defusing any conflict for an event that had been widely anticipated and heavily covered by the media. But...

DNR avoids court case by signing off on protest harvest

NISSWA, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources killed a protest action with kindness Thursday, granting a surprise one-day permit to Anishinaabe who had planned to harvest wild rice illegally to provoke a court battle. The 1855 Treaty Authority had organized a protest wild rice harvest on Hole-In-The-Day Lake near Nisswa, Minn., in order to assert the off-reservation gathering rights that are disputed by the state government....

Motorcycle/deer collision injures two

On Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at approximately 8:30 p.m., Beltrami County 911 Dispatch Center received a report of a motorcycle crash with injuries on Bass Lake Road NE near the intersection of Big Bass Lake Road NE, which is located approximately 3 miles north of the City of Bemidji in Northern Township and near the eastern border of Bemidji State Park. The operator of the motorcycle, Pierre Ganger, 63, of rural Bemidji and his passenger,...

Red Lake Fair & Pow Wow: Friday Night Session - P5

The Red Lake Fair and Pow Wow was held on the weekend of August 21, 2015, with activities taking place all weekend long, along with the Pow Wow. Because of rain, the pow wow had to be moved from the new pow wow arena to the Humanities Center. Red Lake Nation 2015 Fair & Pow Wow Parade Winners: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yl...

Red Lake Fair & Pow Wow; The Parade - P5

The Red Lake Fair and Pow Wow was held on the weekend of August 21, 2015, with activities taking place all weekend long, along with the Pow Wow. Because of rain, the pow wow had to be moved from the new pow wow arena to the Humanities Center. Red Lake Nation 2015 Fair & Pow Wow Parade Winners: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yl...

Red Lake Nation Fishery 4th Annual Walleye Cook Off held in Red Lake - P5

The Annual Red Lake Fishery Walleye Cook Off was held on Saturday, August 22, 2015 at the Red Lake Humanities Center. There were 3 Categories - $500.00 - $300.00 - $150.00 cash prizes, with additional Honorable Mentions - $50.00 Walleye Cook Off Contestants and Winners Deep or Pan Fried Walleye Corey Stately Back in Da Day Tradish Dish 1st Place December Charnoski December Double Dip Walleye 2nd...

Red Lake Fair & Pow Wow; Fair Exhibits - P5

The Red Lake Fair and Pow Wow was held on the weekend of August 21, 2015, with activities taking place all weekend long, along with the Pow Wow. Fair exhibits were on display at the Red Lake Community Center. Because of rain, the pow wow had to be moved from the new pow wow arena to the Humanities...

Kaishauna Sky Thunder Memorial Walk/Run Against Drunk Driving held in Redby - P6

The Annual Kaishauna Sky Thunder Memorial Walk/Run Against Drunk Driving began in Shamahgun on Thursday, August 20, 2015, and concluded at the Redby Community Center where a Memorial Dinner was...

Red Lake DNR has Annual "Take a Kid Fishing" event at Fuller's Lake - P6

The Red Lake DNR held its Annual "Take a Kid Fishing" event at Fuller's Lake in Red Lake on Thursday, August 20, 2015 from 10 AM to 2 PM. The event was geared for those 5 years-old through 12 years-old About 300 kids and parents came out to the event, which provided fishing rods to the kids, a fishing experience on a boat, along with lunch and school supplies. Not expecting as many kids as...

Grand Opening Ceremonies held for Red Lake Nation Capitol - P9

RED LAKE, MN - Grand Opening Ceremonies were held for the new Red Lake Nation Capitol on Monday, August 17, 2015 in Red Lake. The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians dedicated their new Government Center, Red Lake Nation College, Pow Wow Grounds and new Veteran's Memorial. One -hour film "The Red Lake Nation Capitol" will be released on Thursday, August 20, 2015 by RLNN, and a link will be...

Fitness, pride is potent combination for indigenous women's group

The sight of 166 American Indian women and girls paddling across the calm waters of Lake Calhoun in the early hours of Saturday morning represented an intersection of past, present and future. Clad in brightly colored life jackets, the women ranged in age from 9 to 70 and came from tribes in Iowa, Nebraska, Canada and elsewhere. They put in their silver aluminum canoes on the south beach and...

Red Lake Warriors Football Schedule 2015

Red Lake Warriors Football Schedule 2015 Date Opponent Location Time 08/22/15 Fosston Away 7:00 p.m. 08/28/15 Blackduck Home 4:00 p.m. 08/31/15 Blackduck Away 5:00 p.m. JV 09/04/15 CFSH Home 4:00 p.m. 09/10/15 Cass Lake Away 5:00 p.m. JH 09/11/15 W-H-A Away 7:00 p.m. 09/15/15 Laporte Away 5:00 p.m. JH 09/18/15 PR-B Home 4:00 p.m. 09/24/15 Nevis Home 5:00 p.m. JH 09/25/15 Pillager Home 4:00 p.m....

Bagley, Clearbrook-Gonvick, Kelliher/Northome look to start 2-0

Bagley is one of three area teams to start the prep football season on the right foot with a victory, handily beating Badger/Greenbush-Middle River. Junior quarterback Ty Rolfson led the Flyers (1-0) in their no-huddle offense on Monday night, going 5-for-9 in passing for 70 yards and rushing for 48. Walker Cage and Ben Thoma split touches at running back, Cage scampering for 100 yards in 12 rushes and Thoma pounding out 54 yards in 18 carries....

Red Lake Youth Softball League Action - P13

Red Lake Youth Softball League Action make-up game on Monday, August 10, 2015 in Redby. Last games of the season are on Tuesday, August 11th and the playoffs on the following...

All Nations Championships to Feature Nine Exciting Indian Races Each Day

BILLINGS, Mont. – The All Nations Indian Relay Championships will take Billings by storm in three weeks time! Indian Relay fans will converge at the MetraPark Grandstands Sept. 17-20, 2015, for four days of relay excitement as well as fun, cultural activities for the entire family. In addition to the featured Indian Relay races, audiences will experience three bonus races each day, all leading up to the championship relay races on Sunday. The...

General Mills to remove artificial colors, flavors from fruit snacks

General Mills will remove artificial colors and flavors from its fruit snacks, a particularly colorful product and a favorite with kids. The move comes two months after General Mills announced it would phase out artificial colors and flavors in cereal, its biggest U.S. product line. Axing artificial colors and flavors is part of a food industry trend toward “cleaner” labels free of ingredients that aren’t natural, or don’t look that...

State Supreme Court upholds deal on tribal gas stations

SPOKANE — The state Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously upheld a lower court ruling in a long-running lawsuit by non-tribal gas-station owners challenging gas-tax compacts negotiated in the past decade between the state and Indian tribes. The Supreme Court ruled that non-Indian gas station owners failed to prove that the payments to the tribes, which total about $30 million a year, were not refunds for taxes paid on motor-vehicle fuels....

CCHF to Parents: Ask for Newborn Screening DNA Opt-Out Form at Minnesota State Fair

ST. PAUL, Minn.—The Minnesota State Fair, one of the largest in the country, kicks off today. But beyond the famous food-on-a-stick and other fair staples, organizations from around the state see the fair as an opportunity to introduce themselves to the throngs of visitors who will attend the fair through Labor Day. Among them is the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), which will host a booth in the Education Building at the fair, just...

Clinton pulls in big dollars in Minnesota, but state's progressives are waiting to be convinced

Dan McGrath and his organization’s people are the shoe leather and the passion that could carry Hillary Clinton to victory here. McGrath’s progressive activist group, TakeAction Minnesota, has more than 60,000 e-mail addresses and 15,000 dues-paying members from every congressional district in the state. His 35-person team aggressively walked precincts four years ago and is widely credited for the sound defeat of of the photo ID amendment...

How Hillary Clinton's Campaign Is Making Its Play for Native American Support

SCHURZ, Nev.—The three organizers from the Clinton campaign had traveled all the way to this small town nestled between jagged mountains and broad plains in ultra-rural Mineral County, more than 350 miles from Las Vegas and 100 miles from Reno, to meet with five people on a Native American reservation. With a small circle of folding chairs in the Walker River Paiute Reservation's Agai-Dicutta ("Trout Eaters" in the Paiute language) Community...

Red Lake Youth Asthma Project

About Environmental Action for Children's Health This project reduces your home's indoor allergens to limit your child's asthma symptoms. Would my child qualify? To qualify for this program a family needs to: Have a child or children with poorly controlled asthma diagnosed by a physician Live on the Red Lake Reservation Have an in-home assessment and use the products provided What we can do for...

Bimaadiziwin: A Healthy Way of Life Mind Body Medicine Workshop

Bimaadiziwin: A Healthy Way of Life Mind Body Medicine Workshop Thursday, September 10th: 5:30pm-8:30pm Leech Lake Tribal College 6945 Little Wolf Road Northwest Cass Lake, MN 56633 Space is Limited. Please Register in Advance. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2182004 Intro Session Thursday, September 10th: 5:30pm-8:30pm Dinner will be provided Workshop Friday, September 11th: 9:00am-3:30pm ...

REVENUE AUDIT CLERK 8am-4pm - Seven Clans Casino –Thief River Falls

** External POSITION OPENING ** REVENUE AUDIT CLERK 8am-4pm. RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casino –Thief River Falls, MN OPENS: August 27, 2015 CLOSES: September 10, 2015 POSITION OBJECTIVES: Under the direct supervision of the Accounting Manager, is responsible to conduct the daily audit of revenue centers of Seven Clans Casinos. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: •...

 
 
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