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Annual Anishinaabe Four-Day Sobriety Run kicks off in Red Lake - P4

Annual Anishinaabe Four-Day Sobriety Run kicks off in Red Lake - P4

The Annual Four-Day Anishinaabe Sobriety Run kicked off at Red Lake Chemical Health Headquarters in Red Lake about 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 30, 2014. In four days, the Run would take them through Bemidji, Leech Lake, Grand Rapids, Floodwood, and conclude on Friday, August 2nd, at Mash-ka-wisen pow-wow grounds in Fond du Lac. Any and all runners were encouraged and welcome to participate in any ...

Annual Anishinaabe Four-Day Sobriety Run kicks off in Red Lake - P5

The Annual Four-Day Anishinaabe Sobriety Run kicked off at Red Lake Chemical Health Headquarters in Red Lake about 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 30, 2014. In four days, the Run would take them through Bemidji, Leech Lake, Grand Rapids, Floodwood, and conclude on Friday, August 2nd, at Mash-ka-wisen pow-wow grounds in Fond du Lac. Any and all runners were encouraged and welcome to participate in any ...

Annual Anishinaabe Four-Day Sobriety Run kicks off in Red Lake - P6

The Annual Four-Day Anishinaabe Sobriety Run kicked off at Red Lake Chemical Health Headquarters in Red Lake about 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 30, 2014. In four days, the Run would take them through Bemidji, Leech Lake, Grand Rapids, Floodwood, and conclude on Friday, August 2nd, at Mash-ka-wisen pow-wow grounds in Fond du Lac. Any and all runners were encouraged and welcome to participate in any ...

Community Health Day 2014 in Red Lake - P13

The Annual Community Health Day was held on Thursday, July 24, 2014, beginning with the Hike for Health and Million Miles Against Diabetes (MMAD) walk from the Red Lake Hospital to the Red Lake Humanities Center. The first 500 registered received T-shirts. The Health Fair began at 10 AM at the Humanities Center with about 60 programs and exhibitors that provided participants with information on...

Community Health Day 2014 in Red Lake - P14

The Annual Community Health Day was held on Thursday, July 24, 2014, beginning with the Hike for Health and Million Miles Against Diabetes (MMAD) walk from the Red Lake Hospital to the Red Lake Humanities Center. The first 500 registered received T-shirts. The Health Fair began at 10 AM at the Humanities Center with about 60 programs and exhibitors that provided participants with information on...

Community Health Day 2014 in Red Lake - P15

The Annual Community Health Day was held on Thursday, July 24, 2014, beginning with the Hike for Health and Million Miles Against Diabetes (MMAD) walk from the Red Lake Hospital to the Red Lake Humanities Center. The first 500 registered received T-shirts. The Health Fair began at 10 AM at the Humanities Center with about 60 programs and exhibitors that provided participants with information on...

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon - P46

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon -...

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon - P47

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon -...

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon - P48

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon -...

$500,000 bail set for father in child's suffocation death

DULUTH — Bail was set at $500,000 Thursday in District Court in Duluth for a man accused of killing his 14-month-old daughter by...  Website

A National Disgrace: Violence Against Native Women

Violence against indigenous women and girls ruins lives, destroys families, destabilizes communities and weakens nations. And it occurs far too often in far too many places, including the United...  Website

BC First Nations: $5.3 billion gold, copper mine approved

The British Columbia government has granted environmental approval for a proposed $5.3-billion mine in the provinces north, which would tap into one of the largest gold and copper deposits in the world and has already received support from local First...  Website

Cities have little recourse after council members' misconduct

Minnesota local public officials who are criminally charged with anything from a DWI to financially exploiting a vulnerable adult can keep their jobs at City Hall, but increasingly face pressure from residents to...  Website

Summer break ahead, Congress approves VA, highway bills--but fails on immigration

WASHINGTON — Congress ran full-tilt into election-year gridlock over immigration Thursday and staggered toward a five-week summer break after failing to agree on legislation to cope with the influx of young immigrants flocking illegally to the United...  Website

Lawmakers seek distribution of Cobell checks

WASHINGTON—Senator John Walsh (D-MT) and Congressman Peter DeFazio (D-OR) introduced a bill last week that would streamline the Cobell Land Buy-Back program and the payment of the second and long awaited Cobell settlement payments to...  Website

First Nation chiefs' salaries so high, they shocked another aboriginal leader

Joe Pastion, 41, is chief of the Dene Tha’ First Nation. The band, in the far northwest corner of Alberta, 555 kilometres north of Grande Prairie, has a registered population of...  Website

Documents show Coquitlam First Nations Chief was paid nearly a million dollars in salary

The Chief of a B.C. First Nation is in hot water after his salary was made public by a new federal law requiring First Nations to reveal the earnings of their chiefs and...  Website

Harper government outraged that B.C. chief of tiny Coquitlam first nation received $900K+ in latest fiscal year

VICTORIA - The Harper government and a taxpayers group expressed outrage Thursday after it was disclosed that the chief of a tiny Coquitlam First Nation received more than $900,0000 in the fiscal year that ended March 31. Read more: http://www.vancouversun.com/business/Harper+government+outraged+that+chief+tiny+Coquitlam+first+nation+received+900K+latest/10080633/stor...

Voting underway in 2014 primary election

Navajo voters were able to start voting in the presidential and Navajo Nation Council primary election on...  Website

Healing Powwow - Thursday, August 14, 2014 • 4-8 p.m.

Celebrate a heritage of healing Sanford Bemidji, Red Lake and Cass Lake, IHS Hospitals and White Earth Health Center invite you to help honor the physicians, health care workers and holistic healers who are all dedicated to promoting physical, mental and spiritual health in our communities. This event is open to all who would like to show respect and celebrate the diversity in the healing...

FRONT LINE CASHIER - even Clans Casinos –Warroad

**EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING** FRONT LINE CASHIER RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad, MN OPENS: July 29, 2014 CLOSES: August 12, 2014 POSITION OBJECTIVES: Under the supervision of the prevailing Cage/Vault Supervisor is responsible to assists guests with monetary transactions for Seven Clans Casinos. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Secures necessary...

PUBLIC AREA CLEANING - Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad

**EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING** PUBLIC AREA CLEANING RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad, MN OPENS: July 29, 2014 CLOSES: Until filled SCOPE OF POSITION Under the general supervision of the Public Area Supervisor is responsible for assigned shift of Seven Clans Casinos. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Assists with overall cleaning of building providing a...

FACILITY GROUNDS MAINTENANCE - Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad

**EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING** FACILITY GROUNDS MAINTENANCE RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad, MN OPENS: July 29, 2014 CLOSES: Until filled POSITION OBJECTIVES: Under the direct supervision of the Grounds Maintenance Supervisor is responsible to clean and maintain outside areas of Seven Clans Casinos. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Mows lawn, trims...

FACILITY/BUILDING MAINTENANCE - Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad

**EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING** FACILITY/BUILDING MAINTENANCE RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad, MN OPENS: July 29, 2014 CLOSES: Until filled POSITION OBJECTIVES: Under the general supervision of the Facilities Manager is responsible to conduct repairs for Seven Clans Casinos. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Inspects, monitors and repairs heating,...

F&B RESTAURANT COOK - Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad

**EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING** F&B RESTAURANT COOK RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad, MN OPENS: July 29, 2014 CLOSES: Until filled SCOPE OF POSITION Under the general supervision of the Food and Beverage Restaurant Manager is responsible to cook for Restaurant assigned shift for Seven Clans Casino. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES  Responsible for...

DISHWASHER - Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad

**EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING** DISHWASHER RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad, MN OPENS: July 29, 2014 CLOSE: Until filled POSITION DESCRIPTION Under the Direct Supervision of the F&B Manager and Shift Supervisors. Wash dishes for Seven Clans Casino Food & Beverage department. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The following are examples only and are not...

F&B RESTAURANT SERVER - Seven Clans Casino-Warroad

**EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING** F&B RESTAURANT SERVER RATE OF PAY: According to pay scale LOCATION: Seven Clans Casino-Warroad, MN OPENS: July 29, 2014 CLOSES: Until filled POSITION OBJECTIVES: Under the direct supervision of the prevailing Restaurant Supervisor, is responsible to ensure exemplary customer service is provided to guests of Seven Clans Casinos. Other duties as assigned. DUTIES AND...

F&B RESTAURANT CASHIER - Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad

**EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING** F&B RESTAURANT CASHIER RATE OF PAY: According to pay scale LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad, MN OPENS: July 29 2014 CLOSES: Until filled POSITION OBJECTIVES: Under the direct supervision of the prevailing Restaurant Supervisor, is responsible to ensure exemplary customer service is provided to guests of Seven Clans Casinos. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: ...

SOUS CHEF - Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad

** EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING ** SOUS CHEF RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Warroad, MN OPENS: July 29, 2014 CLOSES: Until filled SCOPE OF POSITION Under the general supervision of Food & Beverage Manager is responsible to oversee assigned kitchen operations of Seven Clans Casinos. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Responsible to oversee activities of entire...

Thoughts on How We Re-Member

On July 2, the tribal council of the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde held a special meeting to allow their citizens an opportunity to testify for or against a proposed emergency enrollment ordinance whereby the Council sought to delegate its constitutional authority to involuntarily dismember citizens. At issue was whether or not the Council should give the enrollment committee the power to make the final decision. The committee, made up...

Money Runs Like Water, Just Not for the People

SICANGU LAKOTA OYATE – Now that Tribal President Cyril “Whitey” Scott has advanced his pay to the end of fiscal year 2014, the question is how does a tribal president continue to bring in an...  Website