Articles from the January 14, 2019 edition

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Trump's weekend: new Russia questions, shutdown irritants

WASHINGTON — It wasn't the weekend that President Donald Trump wanted: largely alone at the White House, irked by a pair of startling Russia headlines and baffled that he's not getting more credit for staying put during the partial government shutdown. Trump surprised his aides by deciding, with just a few hours'...

 

Arnold Wayne Bellcourt

Arnold Wayne Bellcourt January 29, 1959 ~ January 7, 2019 (age 59) Arnold Bellcourt, 59, of Hibbing, MN formerly of Bemidji, MN died Monday, January 7, 2019 at Fairview Hospital, Hibbing. Memorial Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, May 9, 2019 at Olson-Schwartz...

 

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz, supporters celebrate at inaugural party

Gov. Tim Walz celebrated his first week in office with a boisterous inaugural party in Minneapolis on Saturday, treating thousands of Minnesotans to a night of food and performances meant to highlight the state's diversity and strengths. Roughly 3,000 supporters, along...

 

Hospitals must now post prices, but it would take a brain surgeon to decipher them

WASHINGTON – Vanderbilt University Medical Center, responding to a new Trump administration order to begin posting all hospital prices, listed a charge of $42,569 for a cardiology procedure described as “HC PTC CLOS PAT DUCT ART.” Baptist Health in Miami helpfully told consumers that an “Embolza Protect 5.5...

 

Tribal leaders fault state plan, say wild rice in Minnesota is endangered

In the latest effort to protect wild rice from industrial pollution, the Legislature is being asked to create a special “stewardship council” that could resolve a stubborn impasse involving industry, tribal treaty rights and Minnesota’s beloved state grain. At the same time, a team of scientists working for...

 

Small-business tax deduction has CPAs scratching their heads

NEW YORK — Millions of small business owners will be in uncharted waters this tax season as they try to determine if they qualify for a deduction that could exempt one-fifth of their income from taxes. Five months after the IRS issued guidelines to help business owners and tax advisers understand how the complex...

 

Storm dumps snow on Midwest; at least 5 dead in crashes

ST. LOUIS — A massive winter snowstorm that blanketed several Midwest states was a factor in at least five road deaths on Saturday and forced the grounds crew to scramble to clear snow from Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City ahead of the NFL divisional playoff game. The storm moved into Kansas and Nebraska from the...

 

Trump has concealed details of face-to-face encounters with Putin from senior officials

President Donald Trump has gone to extraordinary lengths to conceal details of his conversations with Russian President Vladimir Putin, including on at least one occasion taking possession of the notes of his own interpreter and instructing the linguist not to discuss what had transpired with other administration...

 

Ice fishing gets easier -- and more comfortable -- but at what cost?

No one knows how many hours Minnesotans spend ice fishing each year. But it’s millions. Many millions. http://www.startribune.com/as-ice-fishing-explodes-in-minnesota-fish-management-becomes-more-crucial/504166582/...

 

BP: CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading, has crossed species

DULUTH -- With Minnesota wildlife officials scrambling this winter to slow the spread of chronic wasting disease among wild deer in southeastern counties, and 55 Wisconsin counties now identified as CWD sites, the impacts of the disease are hitting closer to the Northland. CWD, now confirmed in 25 states and two...

 

ICE IS NEVER 100% SAFE-BE CAUTIOUS

Beltrami County Sheriff Ernie Beitel would like to remind lake users that the ice is never 100% safe. With Hockey Day Minnesota coming to Bemidji next week many of the visitors attending have expressed an interest in accessing Lake Bemidji. Because of this, Sheriff's...

 

Red Lake Family and Children Services Winter Fest

Red Lake Family and Children Services Winter Fest was held on Friday evening, January 11, 2019, at their site....

 

Red Lake outscored in second half 46-19., loses to Pine River 75-50

RED LAKE, MN - The Red Lake Warriors hosted number 19th ranked in the state Pine River on Friday, January 11, 2019, and were outscoed 46-19 in the second half to give the Tigers the win, 75-50. Red Lake led at the half 31-29 and were keeping pace early. But some hot...

 

Red Lake's Junior Varsity lose to Pine River 50-26

RED LAKE, MN - The Red Lake Warriors hosted number 19th ranked in the state Pine River on Friday, January 11, 2019, and were outscoed 46-19 in the second half to give the Tigers the win, 75-50. Red Lake led at the half 31-29 and were keeping pace early. But some hot...

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO SNAP AND TANF RECIPIENTS

IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO SNAP AND TANF RECIPIENTS...

 

Beltrami County Sheriff's Office employees recently recognized for ICLD achievements

Bemidji, MN: The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with the Minnesota Sheriff's Association is pleased to recognize three of its employees for recently completing leadership development courses through the Institute for Credible Leadership Development...

 

Public schools spared from government shutdown impacts so far

Local and state education officials are monitoring the partial federal government shutdown, although there have been no immediate impacts on schools. Public schools, including those in Lafayette Parish, receive millions of federal dollars each year to help pay for everything from meals to academic materials....

 

Sixteen candidates recommended for University of Minnesota Board of Regents

(St. Paul, MN, January 11, 2019) The Regent Candidate Advisory Council (RCAC) voted today to recommend 16 candidates to the Regent Nomination Joint Legislative Committee for final consideration of election to the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota. The Joint Legislative Committee selects one candidate for...

 

Chickasaw Cultural Center Honored for Efforts to Protect the Monarch Butterfly

SULPHUR, Oklahoma -- The Chickasaw Cultural Center was recently honored by an international organization for its on-going efforts to preserve and protect the monarch butterfly. The cultural center received a Communitas Award for the multifaceted programs, events and...

 

Eight Indigenous-Made Films to See at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

This year, eight Indigenous-made films from Australia, New Zealand and the United States will be premiering at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, which takes place January 24–February 3 in Park City, Utah. The Native American and Indigenous Film Program has a global foc...

 

Both Red Lake Junior High Boys and Girls win at Circle of Life Academy - P2

Red Lake's Junior High Boys started the evening off with a win, led by Marvin Black with 26, including 6 from downtown, and Justin Brown with 19. Red Lake Junior High Girls completed the sweep with their victory, 27-16....

 

Community Wellness Gathering - "A Return to Tradition" - P3

RED LAKE, MN - On Wednesday, January 9. 2019, an Opening Ceremony was held for the Community Wellness Gathering at about 9 AM at the Red Lake Nation College by Jason Hart and Kelly Iceman, Cultural Coordinators, along with a welcome and opening remarks by Executive...

 

MDA Supports Local Food Companies at Winter Fancy Food Show

St. Paul, MN: The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is helping 19 Minnesota companies showcase their food products January 13-15 at the Winter Fancy Food Show (WFF) in San Francisco. The MDA’s Minnesota Pavilion is the largest pavilion at this business-to-business event (B2B) featuring 1,400 exhibitors from...

 

Sultan Awards Oil & Gas Exploration Concession to Italy's Eni

SHARJAH, Sharjah Government Media Bureau, JAN 13, 2019 - His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, received this morning (Sunday) in his office Claudio Descalzi, CEO of Eni, Italy's largest energy company, in the p...

 

Northwoods too much for Warriors in 82-54 loss on Friday night - P6

RED LAKE, MN - The Red Lake Warriors hosted Northwoods on Friday, January 4, 2019, hanging in pretty much most of the first half. Despite the speed and height of Northwoods, Red Lake trailed by just 7 points, 31-24. The Warriors were outscored in the second half 51-30...

 

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