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 News    June 22, 2018 

Violence keeps Central Americans coming to US despite Trump

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — Nightfall in El Salvador's capital was fast approaching and Ernesto Pena was waiting for a bus that never arrived. His work day delivering rice and cooking oil to street vendors in the bustling district of Santa Tecla had ended and like most people he was anxious to get home before the...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

Eggers to Work out of Office at Red Lake

Former Red Lake HS principal now retired, Dr. John Eggers of Bemidji, recently made arrangements to work with the Indian and Free Program on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. He will be working with Project Graduate, which has as its goal a 100% graduation rate for all...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

BP: Two suffer minor injuries in six-car accident in Bemidji

NORTHERN TOWNSHIP—Two people were suffered minor injuries Wednesday after a pickup truck rear-ended a line of vehicles stopped at a red light, triggering a six-car accident. According to a Minnesota State Patrol report, Ervin Blom, 74, of Bemidji, failed to stop his Dodge pickup truck as he approached westbound on...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

BP: Vehicle sale scams reported in region, says Better Business Bureau

BURNSVILLE, Minn.—The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota is warning consumers shopping for vehicles on the internet to be on alert if the seller suggests using a third party to handle the transaction. Since late March, consumers have been contacting the bureau offices and reporting finding cars,...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

BP: Ponsford man sentenced for sex crime

BEMIDJI—A Ponsford man who arranged to meet and have sex with an undercover officer he thought was a child must spend 19 days in jail. Lukas Devlen Fineday, 21, appeared in court Thursday for sentencing. He was charged in September with engaging in electronic communication relating or describing sexual conduct with...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

BP: Northern Minnesota businesses sue Dept. of Interior over mineral leases

DULUTH—A group of businesses is suing the U.S. Department of the Interior over its decision to reinstate Twin Metals' mineral leases. In a lawsuit filed Thursday morning, June 21, nine northern Minnesota businesses — mostly canoe outfitters — claim Twin Metals' proposed copper-nickel mine would hurt their...

 
 By Mary Omen    News    June 22, 2018 

Adult Bingo held at new Redby Center - P2

REDBY - On Wednesday, June 20, 2018, Adult Bingo was held at the new Redby Center beginning at 1 PM. Everyone was invited and light snacks were provided to participants....

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 22, 2018 

Rain and Thunder doesn't stop Redby Spring Fling - P5

Redby's Annual Spring Fling saw rain and thunder, and tents were almost blown over but that didn't stop the organizers. Everything was moved to the new Redby Center. Rib Contest Winners: Ann Auginash 1st Tom Charnoski 2nd Justin Donnell 3rd Shelley May 4th FryBread...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 22, 2018 

Thank You Little Rock - Community Cookout held at Little Rock Ball Field - P7

LITTLE ROCK DISTRICT - A "Thank You Littlerock" Community Cookout was held at the Little Rock Ball Field at 6 PM on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Everyone was welcome and several men, women and children attended, where there was lots of food and visiting. The event was...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 22, 2018 

2018 Red Lake High School Graduation - P15

The 2018 Red Lake High School Graduation was held at RLHS at 1 PM on Saturday, June 2, 2018. Graduates: Todd J. Barrett, Jr., Alysha Rose Beaulieu, Anthony M. Benais, Quinten W. Chaboyea, Lailah Laurelle Cloud, Verdell X. Cook, Cassidy Lynn Defoe, Alexis R. Desjarlait,...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 22, 2018 

2018 Seven Clans Casino Pow Wow held May 25-27 at Seven Clans Casino in Thief River Falls - P19

2018 Seven Clans Casino Pow Wow held May 25-27, 2018 at Seven Clans Casino in Thief River Falls Seven Clans Powwow 2018 Committee Singing Contest 1st: 1416 pts. The Boyz $8000 2nd: 1400 pts. Sharpshooter $6000 3rd: 1372 Pts. WarPaint $4000 4th: 1295 pts. Ndn Creek...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 22, 2018 

Red Lake Elementary School Pow Wow 2018 - P20

The Red Lake Elementary School 2018 Pow Wow was held on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at RLES Jaycel Cloud "RLES Brave' and Trinity Auginash "RLES Princess". 2018-3019 Royalty...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 22, 2018 

St. Mary's Mission School holds Annual Pow Wow - P27

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 Smith....

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 22, 2018 

Red Lake High School Warrior's Honor Banquet held in Red Lake - P31

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...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

Road Closure Monday, June 25, 2018

The High School and Becida intersections will be closed to ALL traffic in ALL directions. Full closure is needed to expedite construction before school starts again in September. Please plan to use the detour or alternate routes. The High School, residents and businesses along Division can be accessed thru the Adams...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

Organizations Across Minnesota Receive $257,736 to Support History-Based Partnerships

In 2018, seven Minnesota history-based partnerships received $257,736 from the Heritage Partnership Program administered by the Minnesota Historical Society. The Heritage Partnership Program’s goal is to preserve and enhance access to Minnesota’s history and cultural resources by supporting the creation and develop...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

Lakes Area Dive Team and the Bemidji Jaycees

"The Lakes Area Dive Team recently received a $1,000 donation from the Bemidji Jaycees. The check was presented on Monday, June 18, 2018 at Paul Bunyan Park in Bemidji. Presenting the check is Bemidji Jaycee President Becky Kummet, left. Pictured on behalf of the Lakes...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

$380,000+ in Legacy Small Grants Support History Projects Across Minnesota

The Minnesota Historical Society announces 45 recipients of 50 Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Small Grants ($10,000 and less), totaling $387,728 in 26 counties. Small grants are awarded quarterly to help nonprofit and educational organizations, government units and tribal organizations preserve and share...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

RespectAbility Urges Caution Re: Departments of Education and Labor Merger

Washington, D.C., June 21 – As President Donald Trump is expected to announce his desire to merge the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor, RespectAbility urges caution. “Reorganizing agencies is risky, ” RespectAbility’s President Jennifer Laszlo Mizrahi said. “Clearly we need better outcomes and it is...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

US Has Separated Families Throughout History

Many Americans are expressing shock at the Trump administration’s policy of separating children from their parents at the United States’ border with Mexico. But throughout U.S. history, officials have taken such action. Here are some examples: https://learningenglish.voanews.com/a/us-has-separat...

 
 News    June 22, 2018 

Report: Siksika flood evacuees still waiting for permanent housing

A Siksika councillor says the 2013 flood had a devastating impact on evacuees, the community and even those who’ve been helping to rebuild homes and neighbourhoods — but perhaps even worse is that five years later 900 people are still waiting to get permanent housing. Many of the new homes on the reserve 100...

 

BP: Redby man pleads guilty in child's killing

MINNEAPOLIS -- A Redby man who allegedly killed his 1-year-old son pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to one count of second-degree murder. Gary Wayne Jackson, Jr. appeared in court in Minneapolis Wednesday morning. During the 21-minute hearing Jackson entered his plea and was remanded to the custody of the...

 
 By Mary Omen    News    June 21, 2018

Adult Bingo held at new Redby Center

REDBY - On Wednesday, June 20, 2018, Adult Bingo was held at the new Redby Center beginning at 1 PM. Everyone was invited and light snacks were provided to participants....

 

Many in Puerto Rico still under tarps as storm threat looms

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Hurricane Maria ripped away part of the steel roof from Carmen Lidia Torres Mercado's home in the Puerto Rican capital. Nine months later, she is still relying on a blue plastic tarp to protect her home, even with a new storm season already two weeks old. Torres points out where rain seeps...

 

Kim leaves China as S. Korea urges 'concrete' plan on nukes

BEIJING — South Korea urged North Korea on Wednesday to present a plan with concrete steps toward denuclearization, raising the pressure on its leader Kim Jong Un as he met with Chinese President Xi Jinping in a visit designed to convey the countries' growing closeness. Kim and Xi held a second day of talks at the...

 

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