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Famous Native American Olympian Billy Mills visits Red Lake High School - P4

NOTICE OF FILING DATES FOR ELECTION TO THE SCHOOL BOARD - RED LAKE SCHOOLS

NOTICE OF FILING DATES FOR ELECTION TO THE SCHOOL BOARD INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 38 RED LAKE SCHOOLS STATE OF MINNESOTA NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the period for filing affidavits of candidacy for the office of school board member of Independent School District No. 38 shall begin on May 20, 2014 and shall close at 5:00 o'clock p.m. on June 3, 2014. The general election shall be held on...

Indian environmentalists battle Sandpiper pipeline

ST. PAUL - An American Indian environmental group led by nationally known Winona LaDuke is fighting a northern Minnesota oil pipeline. Honor the Earth officials say the Sandpiper pipeline is planned to go near or through some of the most environmentally fragile areas of the state, including the country's largest wild rice bed. Enbridge, Inc. officials say they have 65 years of safe experience...

Famous Native American Olympian Billy Mills visits Red Lake High School - P4

RED LAKE -- U.S. Olympic gold medalist Billy Mills visited the Red Lake High School and Middle School on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Mills, who won the 10,000 meter event fifty years ago in the 1964 Tokyo Olympic games, held various public appearances throughout the week and visited area schools. On Tuesday, Mills took part in the Billy Mills Honor 28:24 Run and Walk at BSU at the Gillette...

Famous Native American Olympian Billy Mills visits Red Lake High School - P5

RED LAKE -- U.S. Olympic gold medalist Billy Mills visited the Red Lake High School and Middle School on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Mills, who won the 10,000 meter event fifty years ago in the 1964 Tokyo Olympic games, held various public appearances throughout the week and visited area schools. On Tuesday, Mills took part in the Billy Mills Honor 28:24 Run and Walk at BSU at the Gillette...

Famous Native American Olympian Billy Mills visits Red Lake High School - P6

RED LAKE -- U.S. Olympic gold medalist Billy Mills visited the Red Lake High School and Middle School on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Mills, who won the 10,000 meter event fifty years ago in the 1964 Tokyo Olympic games, held various public appearances throughout the week and visited area schools. On Tuesday, Mills took part in the Billy Mills Honor 28:24 Run and Walk at BSU at the Gillette...

Crime Victims' Rights Walk of Friday, April 11, 2014 - P14

The Equay Wiigamig General Crime Program sponsored a Crime Victims' Rights Walk on Friday, April 12, 2014 from the Red Lake Criminal Justice Complex to the Red Lake Nation Boys and Girls Club. Beginning at 10:30 AM, after the walk there was a panel with tribal and federal investigators and prosecutors, with a question and answer session and...

Crime Victims' Rights Walk of Friday, April 11, 2014 - P15

The Equay Wiigamig General Crime Program sponsored a Crime Victims' Rights Walk on Friday, April 12, 2014 from the Red Lake Criminal Justice Complex to the Red Lake Nation Boys and Girls Club. Beginning at 10:30 AM, after the walk there was a panel with tribal and federal investigators and prosecutors, with a question and answer session and...

Crime Victims' Rights Walk of Friday, April 11, 2014 - P16

The Equay Wiigamig General Crime Program sponsored a Crime Victims' Rights Walk on Friday, April 12, 2014 from the Red Lake Criminal Justice Complex to the Red Lake Nation Boys and Girls Club. Beginning at 10:30 AM, after the walk there was a panel with tribal and federal investigators and prosecutors, with a question and answer session and...

Fourth Annual Elder's Gathering - P9

Fourth Annual Elder's Gathering at the Seven Clans Casino Event Center on Monday, March 31,...

Fourth Annual Elder's Gathering - P10

Fourth Annual Elder's Gathering at the Seven Clans Casino Event Center on Monday, March 31,...

Jude Schimmel to be honored as one of Glamour magazine's Top 10 College Women

Louisville, Ky. - Junior guard Jude Schimmel was named one of Glamour 's Top 10 College Women, the magazine announced today. The magazine highlights 10 dynamic young women who show campus leadership, scholastic achievement, community involvement, and unique, inspiring goals. The 10 winners will be profiled in an editorial feature in the May 2014 issue of Glamour and they were honored Thursday night, April 17 at the Lincoln Center in New York...  Website

Minnesota added 2,600 jobs in March, led by construction

The biggest monthly bump in construction hiring in two years drove Minnesota employment up by 2,600 jobs in March, a healthy bounce after a slow start to the...  Website

Cherokee Nation transit going green

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — The Cherokee Nation is going green, replacing more of its aging transit buses with compressed natural gas transit buses thanks to a $300,000 Federal Transit Administration...  Website

Klobuchar bill would extend police hiring

A proposed $900 million extension of a community-oriented police program begun during the Clinton administration could pay for 2,600 additional police officers for cities across the country, including some in Minnesota, said U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, who introduced the bill last...  Website

Race for president picking up, 5 candidates certified

Political activity for the presidency is picking up but as of Wednesday, only four candidates have actually filed for the post and have been certified by the Navajo Board of Election...  Website

Avielle Jane Johnson

Avielle Jane Johnson (September 3, 2012 - April 16, 2014) Avielle Jane Johnson, 1 ½ of Red Lake, MN died Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Centracare Health in Monticello, MN. Services will be 1:00 pm Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at the Little Rock Community Center in Red Lake, MN with Rev. George Ross officiating. A wake will begin 1:00pm, Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at the Little Rock Community Center and ...

Pete Strong

Pete Strong September 8, 1933 - Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Funeral arrangements are pending with the Chilson Funeral...

Abigail Serena (Benedict) Jones

Abigail Serena (Benedict) Jones Born: Tue., Jan. 8, 1980 Died: Wed., Apr. 16, 2014 Abigail Serena Jones, 34, of Cass Lake passed away unexpectedly at her home on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Abigail was born on January 8, 1980 in St. Cloud, Minnesota, the daughter of Peter and Dawn Benedict. Abi was the most giving and loving person you could ever meet. She was the type of person that when you met...

REDBY DISTRICT EASTER YOUTH CARNIVAL

REDBY DISTRICT EASTER YOUTH CARNIVAL Saturday April 19th 2014 Time: Doors open at 12:00PM Redby Community Center (Use Gym Entrance) Ages 17 & Under Games, Prizes, egg coloring Join us for fun! All children must be accompanied by parent or guardian Volunteers are needed! Please call Dan to sign up! For more information, Contact Redby Center 218-679-5924...

What would God think about the selfie phenomenon? Bible offers clues

I believe the Selfie Generation could be getting a heads-up from God. The basic message might be summed up in four words: “Repent! Try some...  Website

Cobell Settlement: Who Are the Real Winners?

While the Cobell Settlement, approved on November 24, 2012 by the U.S. Congress, allocated $3.4 billion to the plaintiffs in the landmark Indian case, the disbursement of the money is still in process. Recently the Washington, D.C. Court of Appeals denied the lead plaintiffs’ motion to have the Court reconsider its June 20, 2011 decision, which declined to further diminish the common fund benefitting class plaintiffs by granting the Class...