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Articles from the January 21, 2016 edition

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Red Lake man sentenced to federal prison in kidnapping, assault case

DULUTH-A Red Lake man was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in federal prison for kidnapping and assaulting three people on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in February 2015. Darrell Lussier, 36, was sentenced before Judge Richard H. Kyle in U.S. District Court in Duluth. A federal jury found Lussier guilty Sept. 3 on three counts...

 

Indigenous with Stacey Thunder - Billy Mills

"Indigenous with Stacey Thunder" Episode 2 - Olympic gold medalist, Billy Mills. October 2014 was the 50th anniversary of Billy winning the medal in the 10,000 meters. To date, he is still the only American, and man in the Western Hemisphere to win that race. "Indigenous with Stacey Thunder" is an entertainment and educational series that shares contemporary stories about...

 

Super 60 Showcase - January 30, 2016 - Hopkins High School

Super 60 Showcase January 30, 2016 | Hopkins High School (All Games @ Lindbergh Center in Minneapolis) Lindbergh COURT 1 Game 1 10:00AM Providence Academy - Columbia Heights Game 2 11:45AM River Falls High School (WI)(G) - Patrick Henry (G) Game 3 1:30PM St. Croix Lutheran - Battle Lake Game 4 3:15PM Red Lake - Maranatha Game 5...

 

Warriors cruise to 70-39 win over Kelliher-Northome Mustangs - P5

RED LAKE - The 11-2 Red Lake Warriors hosted the Kelliher-Northome Mustangs on Tuesday, January 12, 2016, having came off an 81-36 win over the Mahnomen Indians on Monday. At the half the Warriors led the Mustangs 37-20, and cruised to a 70-39 victory with 5 players all in double figures. Kendall Whitefeather led Red Lake with...

 

Chairwoman of White Earth Band of Chippewa Resigns

The longtime chairwoman of the White Earth Band of Chippewa has resigned. The tribal council voted 3-0 to accept Erma Vizenor's resignation. She was censured in late December for working outside her scope of authority over a new constitution and faced an ouster from her position. Vizenor became chairwoman in 2004. The tribe owns and operates Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen....

 

Two teens killed in a head-on collision in Hubbard County: Victims from Bemidji and Laporte

HUBBARD COUNTY— Two 16-year-olds, a Bemidji girl and a Laporte boy, were killed in a head-on collision Wednesday night in Hubbard County. At about 6:30 p.m., the teenagers were headed south on Hwy. 71. The driver lost control of the 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt he was driving and veered into the northbound lane, where it was struck by an oncoming truck. Both teenagers were killed...

 

Red Lake New Years Eve Celebration 2015 - P12

Red Lake New Years Eve Celebration 2015 - P12...

 

Vizenor resigns as White Earth chair

WHITE EARTH -- Erma Vizenor resigned Wednesday as chairwoman of the White Earth Band of Chippewa. The White Earth Tribal Council, by a vote of 3-0, accepted her resignation Wednesday, a release from the council said. Vizenor was censured Dec. 22 by the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe Tribal Executive Committee. Vizenor was appointed...

 

January Update: Ojibwemowin Advisory Committee

"We are fulfilling a prophesy! One of the old prophesies said young people will be born with old spirits. Young people will be going to the drum and singing the old songs. Young people will go to the elders and start asking, asking for directions. And this is what these young people are doing. I'm very proud of them."...

 

Citing opposition, White Earth chair Vizenor resigns

WHITE EARTH, Minn. – Erma Vizenor said fierce political opposition left her with "no option" but to resign Wednesday as leader of the White Earth Nation. Vizenor's resignation came amid backlash for her support of a constitution that would bring major, controversial changes to the way White Earth is governed and how its membership is determined. An overwhelming majority of...

 

Lady Warriors move to 4-0 with 86-51 win over Kelliher-Northome - P25

RED LAKE, MN - The Red Lake Lady Warriors moved to 4-0 on Friday, December 11, 2015 with their 86-51 win over the Kelliher-Northome Mustangs at home. The Lady Warriors drew first blood and the Mustangs hung right in with their fast paced offense throughout early minutes of the first half. At 5 minutes left in the half it was a...

 

Lady Warriors dominate Blackduck in 95-28 Home Opener Win - P31

RED LAKE, MN - The Red Lake Lady Warriors looked very, very good in their Home Opener with Blackduck on Thursday, December 3, 2015. They came out strong in the opening minutes of play, scoring 13 points before Blackduck could score 1 on a free throw. Then, at the 13:31 mark scored 6 more to lead 19-1. It never got any better...

 

Red Lake New Years Eve Celebration 2015 - Set 2 - P12

Red Lake New Years Eve Celebration 2015 - Set 2 - P12...

 

2015 RLES 1st and 2nd Grade Holiday Program held on December 3rd - P31

The Red Lake Elementary School 1st and 2nd Grade Holiday Program was held on Thursday, December 3, 2015. Last year it was decided that they would split their annual Holiday Program because of overcrowding in their gym and safety concerns. On Wednesday, December 2, 2015 RLES presented their 3rd, 4th and 5th grade Holiday Program...

 

Red Lake Warriors win Home Opener with Blackduck 75-64 - Set 2 - P35

Red Lake Warriors win Home Opener with Blackduck 75-64 Junior Varsity, 7th and 8th Grade Boys also victorious...

 

Annual 2016 MSBA Leadership Conference held in Minneapolis - P7

The 2016 MSBA (Minnesota School Boards Association) Leadership Conference was held January 14-15, 2016, at the Minneapolis Convention Center. This was a two-day conference and free to all MSBA members, MSBA provides this free conference every January as part of members' annual dues. The conference featured nationally recognized...

 
 Events   

10th Annual Drug & Gang Summit - Exhibits Welcome

TO: Red Lake Nation Programs FROM: Rena Parisien-Red Lake Chemical Health Programs DATE: January 14, 2016 RE: 10th Annual Drug & Gang Summit "Coming together for the People" February 10th, 11th and 12th, 2015 8:00 am to 4:00 pm each day 8:00 am to 12:00pm on the 12th 7 Clans Casino Event Center, Red Lake You are invited to...

 

Annual 2016 MSBA Leadership Conference held in Minneapolis - P8

The 2016 MSBA (Minnesota School Boards Association) Leadership Conference was held January 14-15, 2016, at the Minneapolis Convention Center. This was a two-day conference and free to all MSBA members, MSBA provides this free conference every January as part of members' annual dues. The conference featured nationally recognized...

 
 By Amy Jakober    News    January 21, 2016

Impact! Thunder Valley CDC is Helping Transform Pine Ridge

The people of the Oceti Sakowin Oyate are undergoing a revolution. After surviving generations of colonization, the Lakota, Dakota and Nakota people are rising up from the weight of colonial legacies and building upon the work of their Indigenous ancestors to create a brighter future. On the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, home t...

 

CDC Influenza Division Key Points

In this document: • Summary Key Points • FluView Activity Update • Influenza-Associated Pediatric Deaths • Influenza-Associated Hospitalizations Summary Key Points • Flu activity remains low across most of the United States. • The latest FluView report shows some key flu indicators falling, while others are...

 

In Loving Memory - Raymond "Burr" Strong - 10/6/58 - 1/17/15

In a quiet graveyard where the gentle breezes blow, sleeps the one we loved so dearly and lost one year ago today. Remembering him is easy, we do it every day. It's the heartache of losing him that never goes away. We remember him often and miss him everyday. For life is not the same for us since he has gone away. Forever in...

 

Bemidji State University Department of Music Presents Dr. Patricia Surman

The Bemidji State University Department of Music presents Dr. Patricia Surman, renowned Yamaha performing flutist and assistant professor of flute and director of woodwind studies at the Metropolitan State University of Denver, in concert on Jan. 23. Performing a mixture of traditional and contemporary music, Dr. Surman will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Bangsberg Fine Arts...

 

Scholar awarded $50,400 to complete work on cooperation between Southern California tribes, public health nurses to eradicate diseases in 20th century

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Tuberculosis killed Native Americans in Southern California at far higher rates than the rest of the state in the first quarter of the 20th century. By mid-century the crude death rate for tuberculosis among Southern California Indians had decreased by more than 75 percent as tribal communities and white...

 

F&B MALT SHOP INVENTORY CONTROL CLERK - Seven Clans Casinos –Thief River Falls

** POSITION OPENING ** F&B MALT SHOP INVENTORY CONTROL CLERK RATE OF PAY: According to pay scale LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Thief River Falls, MN OPENS: January 20, 2016 CLOSES: February 3, 2016 POSITION OBJECTIVES: Under direction of reporting senior, this position performs a wide variety of complex and responsible...

 

SLOT ATTENDANT - Seven Clans Casinos – Thief River Falls

**EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING** SLOT ATTENDANT (Graveyard) RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos – Thief River Falls, MN OPENS: January 7, 2016 CLOSES: January 21, 2016 POSITION OBJECTIVES Under the general supervision of the prevailing Supervisor is responsible to conduct preventative maintenance...

 

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