Bemidji Pioneer: New Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig High School to be ready for 2018-19

BENA -- Inside a room in the new Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig High School, you can hear the sound of mechanical units operating the heating, air conditioning and other electrical components. For John Parmeter, it's music to his ears. http://www.bemidjipioneer.c...

Minneapolis police told not to march in Twin Cities Pride parade in uniform

Officers of the Minneapolis Police Department will not be allowed to march in the 2018 Twin Cities Pride parade in uniform. Citing concerns raised by representatives of the LGBTQ community, Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on Tuesday directed his officers to wear civilian attire if they planned to march in...

Fleeing driver hits semi head-on and dies, officials say

WARMAN, Minn. — A Mora man was killed Monday when the Jeep he was driving crossed lanes and collided with a truck as he was being pursued by authorities, police said. The Minnesota State Patrol said Christopher Scott Podvin, 37, was driving north on state Highway 65 in Aitkin County about 11 a.m. when his 1999 Jeep...

Ready for thunderstorms and temperatures in the 90s? Both are in the forecast

Now’s the time to plug in the air-conditioning units — you’ll soon need them. The first 90-degree day of the year looks like it could come this week. After highs expected near 80 and 84 Tuesday and Wednesday, the Twin Cities could warm up to near 91 on Thursday. Friday also looks to be hot, with a high near 92,...

Bemidji Pioneer: Bagley man, three others arrested on drug charges after East Grand Forks traffic stop

A traffic stop last week in East Grand Forks has netted four suspects, two of whom face serious drug dealing charges. Kody Blaine Fultz, 29, of Bagley, Minn., and Cameron Norman Johnson, 27, of Grand Forks appeared Monday in Polk County District Court on a first-degree felony charge of selling meth, which carries a...

Red Lake Elementary School Activity Day held at RLES

Red Lake Elementary School Activity Day held at RLES on Tuesday, May 22,...

Red Lake National Honor Society inducts 21 new members - P4

RED LAKE - 21 new members were inducted into the Red Lake National Honor Society at a special ceremony on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at the Red Lake Secondary Complex. The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) is an international student organization that consists of...

St. Mary's Mission School holds Annual Pow Wow - P6

RED LAKE - On May 15, 2018, St. Mary's Mission held their annual pow wow beginning at 12 noon. All grades danced and this year's Princess and Brave are Nazarene Bearstail and Derrick...

Eight Graduate from Red Lake Nation College - P9

RED LAKE - Eight students from the Class of 2018 Red Lake Nation College graduated on Thursday, May 10, 2018. They were, James Cloud III, Racheal Jorgenson, Eliza Lussier, Leah Kingbird, Tori Kingbird, Laura Fairbanks, Brent Sigana Jr. and Lorena Sumner. Cloud,...

Red Lake High School Warrior's Honor Banquet held in Red Lake - P10

RED LAKE - Numerous awards were presented on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at the Red Lake High School Cafeteria. These awards included both academic and athletic awards. Below is a list of awards and the students that received them at the Warriors Banquet. Academic Awards...

Red Lake High School holds Spring Band Concert - P5

RED LAKE - The Red Lake High School Band put on their Spring Band Concert on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at the Secondary Complex Cefeteria. Under the direction of Julie Aas, the Beginning Band performed five songs, followed by a mix along with the Concert Band, and...

The Ryan Wade Auginash and Michele Mae Buffalo Wedding of Saturday, April 28, 2018 - P19

On Saturday, April 28, 2018, at the Redby Community Center, Ryan Wade Auginash and Michele Mae Buffalo were united in marriage in front of family and friends. Vicky Graves performed the...

Ex-Vikings QB Case Keenum excited about being 'the guy' in Denver

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — It hasn’t taken long for Case Keenum to win over his new teammates. During the second week of spring drills last month, the Denver Broncos quarterback rented a suite for a Colorado Avalanche playoff game against the Nashville Predators. He invited all of Denver’s offensive players, and about...

Teddy Bridgewater looks sharp, healthy in practice with Jets

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Teddy Bridgewater rolled right, kept moving and zipped a pass down the field on the run. If his first practice of organized team activities with the New York Jets was a test of his health and confidence, the quarterback passed in a big way. And so did his surgically repaired left knee....

Lady Warriors hang in with #5 in State Pine River, but lose 15-4 - P7

RED LAKE - The Red Lake Lady Warriors played a good game against 5th ranked Pine River on Monday, May 14, 2018, but one bad inning allowed the Tigers to seal the win, 15-4. The Lady Warriors are now 3-2 on the season and will travel to Walker-Hackensack-Akley on...

Lady Warriors Softball Team wins first home game of season against Laporte 13-3 in five innings - P9

Lady Warriors Softball Team wins first home game of season against Laporte 13-3 in five innings Junior Varsity loses their game...

Warriors improving, but lose to Lake of the Woods 13-4 in last home game of season - P12

RED LAKE - The Red Lake Warriors baseball team is improving, but lose to the Lake of the Woods Bears 13-4 in last home game of the short season. The Warriors travel to Cass Lake on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 for a double header against the Panthers, travel to Walker on...

Warriors struggle in early innings of 30-2 home loss to Nevis - P14

RED LAKE - The Red Lake Warriors hosted Nevis on Thursday, May 3, 2018, and a couple of bad first innings gave Nevis a 20-0 lead. The Warriors did put together a couple of runs in the 3rd inning and held the Tigers to 4 more runs throughout the rest of the game. Red...

Peterson Op-Ed: Observing Memorial Day

Last Monday on a warm day, I greeted ninety Minnesota veterans at the World War II Memorial on the National Mall. Many of them have never visited the Memorial before. Many have never seen the Pavilion Pillar honoring their Minnesota friends who never returned home. Many have never seen the Field of Stars, a display...

Former St. Paul teacher of the year loses licensing-board slot after insulting Trump

A 2015 Teacher of the Year from St. Paul schools lost her spot on a new teacher licensing board because she insulted President Donald Trump, using a raw expletive, in a social media post. “He is not worthy, nor are his puppet masters, of human dignity,” reads the Jan. 12 Facebook post of Amy Hewett-Olatunde....

Metsa Files For Congress

Today Rep. Jason Metsa officially filed as a candidate for Minnesota's open 8th Congressional seat. Please find attached photos of the event for your reference and use. Metsa just completed his third term in the Minnesota Legislature representing House District 6B,...

Will schools get more money for security, and what about Dayton's 'emergency' education funding?

From revamping school ratings to a late push by Gov. Mark Dayton for “emergency” aid, the 2018 Minnesota Legislature grappled with a host of education issues. Here are a few. https://www.twincities.com/2018/05/21/will-schools-get-more-money-for-security-and-what-about-daytons-emergenc...

Deb Haaland's Statement on Legislation to Protect Chaco Canyon Area

For far too long the fossil fuel industry has worked to destroy the sacred places of indigenous people; places like my ancestral homeland of Chaco Canyon – building their profit off of our pain, and destroying our climate and communities in the process. The legislation presented today by Senators Udall and...

Campaign season opens for Navajo Nation presidency

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Navajos seeking to become president of the Navajo Nation, the country's largest American Indian reservation, began submitting applications May 17. The race has drawn interest from political newcomers and tribal members who previously sought the office or served as lawmakers....

Public Forum: State Rehabilitation Council and Vocational Rehabilitation Services

A long and growing waiting list for services provided by the Vocational Rehabilitation program has led to an indefinite delay in receiving the employment services that many Minnesotans with disabilities are eligible to receive. A public forum sponsored jointly by the Minnesota State Rehabilitation Council and...

2018 Redby Spring Fling Tug-A-War Challenge

Dear Red Lake nation Community Members, Program Leads/Directors & 7 Clans Casino Mangers/Directors, The Redby Community Board would like to invite all Community Members and your Program/Department to the All District Community Event “Redby Spring Fling Tug Of War Challenge” that will be taking place at the annual...

Opinion: Tribes focus on the Farm Bill, Agriculture

Indian Tribes in the heartland have focused on the opportunities presented by the farm bill in a more organized way than ever before. To help Native American communities shape this massive legislation, the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community commissioned the Regaining Our Future report to analyze the risks and...

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