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Crime Victims' Rights Walk of Friday, April 11, 2014 - P5

Crime Victims' Rights Walk of Friday, April 11, 2014 - P5

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 - P6

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 - P7

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

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

Fourth Annual Elder's Gathering - P2

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

Fourth Annual Elder's Gathering - P3

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

Grand Forks Pow Wow 2014 - P3

Grand Forks Pow Wow 2014 held the weekend of April 11,...

Grand Forks Pow Wow 2014 - P4

Grand Forks Pow Wow 2014 held the weekend of April 11,...

BSU Pow Wow held weekend of April 4, 2014 - P15

BSU Pow Wow held weekend of April 4, 2014 -...

Miigwech - Thank you from the Family of Donald "Dudie" May

Miigwech/ Thank you from the Family of Donald "Dudie" May The passing of our father, son, brother and relative was very shocking and very saddening. It is times like this when the care and concern of others help us and give us strength to cope. We would like to say thank you to everyone for the kind words, the stories, the food, the cards, flowers and monetary donations, everyone who took the...

Off the Rez – Shoni Schimmel Heads South to Atlanta: Drafted in First Round of WNBA Draft

UNCASVILLE, CONNECTICUT— The star of “Off the Rez,” Shoni Schimmel was drafted in the first-round by the Atlanta Dream on Monday night, April 14, 2014, in the 2014 WNBA Draft at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville,...  Website

Shoni Schimmel Drafted by the Atlanta Dream

Connecticut) – With the 8th selection in the first round of the 2014 WNBA draft, Indian Country’s own Shoni Schimmel was selected by the Atlanta Dream. With her first round selection, Shoni becomes the 3rd Native American woman to be drafted in the...  Website

Schimmel Brings Flair and Pride in Heritage to W.N.B.A.

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — On Monday afternoon, Shoni Schimmel, a member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla in eastern Oregon, sat inside the lobby of the Mohegan Sun hotel, surrounded by Native American-inspired décor and steps away from a souvenir shop selling dream...  Website

Court FTC can regulate payday lenders affiliated with Indian tribes

In what is being hailed by the Federal Trade Commission as a victory for regulators, a federal court judge in Nevada has ruled that the FTC has the authority to bring suit against payday lenders affiliated with American Indian...  Website

Judge won't force Puyallup Tribe to comply with IRS levy request

The Puyallup Tribe of Washington has prevailed in a taxation dispute with the Internal Revenue...  Website

Sen. Klobuchar pressing Mexico on heroin cartels and sex rings

WASHINGTON – Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar is pressing Mexican law enforcement authorities to acknowledge responsibility for spiking numbers of heroin and sex-trafficking incidents that increasingly are ravaging neighborhoods and families across the United States — including...  Website

Franken: $5.9M in campaign funds

Washington – U.S. Sen. Al Franken raised $2.7 million during the first quarter of 2014 and now has $5.9 million banked for his re-election...  Website

Shirley Marie Maxwell

Shirley Marie Maxwell (April 12, 1939 - April 12, 2014) Shirley Marie Maxwell, 75, of Red Lake died Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center. Funeral Services will be 10:00 am Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Cease Family Funeral Home in Bemidji, MN with Rev. George Ross officiating. Visitation will be from 4 – 8 pm with a prayer service at 7 pm on Wednesday and one hour prior...

Amanda Lynn Holt-Headbird

Amanda Lynn (Headbird) Holt Born: Wed., Aug. 24, 1977 Died: Thu., Apr. 10, 2014 Amanda Lynn Holt (Headbird), 36, of Cass Lake was located by her close friends and family on Thursday, April 10, 2014 in Dunseith, ND. She was born on August 24, 1977 in Bemidji, the daughter of Randolph Lee Headbird, Sr. and Patricia Susan (Jones) Wilson. She met Travis Holt on November 14, 2006 and the two united in ...

Lettie Bernadette (Morrow) Brown

Lettie Bernadette (Morrow) Brown Born: Sat., Jan. 13, 1940 Died: Fri., Apr. 11, 2014 Lettie Bernadette Brown, 74, 'Min-de mo-yay' which means 'Lady' of Minneapolis passed away Friday, April 11, 2014 at Augustana Health Care Center in Minneapolis. Lettie was born on January 13, 1940 in Federal Dam, Minnesota to John and Lettie Morrow. Lettie was a fun outgoing lady, who loved helping everyone. She ...

Frances Marilyn (Reed) Elmberg

Frances Marilyn (Reed) Elmberg Born: Fri., Jul. 3, 1942 Died: Sat., Apr. 12, 2014 Frances Marilyn Elmberg, 71, of Old Agency, passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the Sanford Hospital in Fargo, ND with her family by her side. She was born on July 3, 1942 in Old Agency the daughter of Andrew and Catherine (Weaver) Reed. Frances enjoyed being around her family, especially her grandchildren....

Anthony "Tony" Ray Smith, Sr.

Anthony "Tony" Ray Smith, Sr. Born: Thu., Mar. 6, 1958 Died: Mon., Apr. 14, 2014 Funeral arrangements are pending with the Northern Peace Funeral Home of...

Easter Egg Hunt at the Red Lake Center

Easter Egg Hunt at the Red Lake Center starting at 12 noon on Saturday, April 19, 2014. Many prizes to be given away. Come join in on the fun...

Walk on Water, Walk for Water

Soon, we begin the third of our River Water Walks. The Ohio River Water Walk begins April 22 in Pittsburgh. The Ohio is the most polluted river in the United States. Once it ran pure and clean and at times the water level was so low, our ancestors could walk across it. Now, over 41 dams control the water levels so barges can move up and down the river carrying goods, oil and coal. Recent chemical spills at Elk River, and the Dan River coal ash...