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 By Michael Barrett    News    March 27, 2012

Suicide Prevention Presentation held at Red Lake Humanities Center

On Monday, March 26, 2012, a suicide prevention presentation took place at the Red Lake Humanities Center. The event featured a prayer ceremony conducted by Spiritual Elder Larry Stillday, healing songs by the drum, an introduction into the Youth Leadership Conference by Red Lake Tribal Chairman Floyd "Buck" Chairman and the sui...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    March 27, 2012

Suicide Prevention Presentation held at Red Lake Humanities Center - P2

On Monday, March 26, 2012, a suicide prevention presentation took place at the Red Lake Humanities Center. The event featured a prayer ceremony conducted by Spiritual Elder Larry Stillday, healing songs by the drum, an introduction into the Youth Leadership Conference by Red Lake Tribal Chairman Floyd "Buck" Chairman and the sui...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    March 27, 2012

Suicide Prevention Presentation held at Red Lake Humanities Center - P3

On Monday, March 26, 2012, a suicide prevention presentation took place at the Red Lake Humanities Center. The event featured a prayer ceremony conducted by Spiritual Elder Larry Stillday, healing songs by the drum, an introduction into the Youth Leadership Conference by Red Lake Tribal Chairman Floyd "Buck" Chairman and the sui...

 

Fifth Grade at the Water Festival 2011

Fifth Grade at the Water Festival 2011...

 

Fifth Grade at the Water Festival 2011 - P2

Fifth Grade at the Water Festival 2011 - P2...

 
 Events   

Polling sites set for Leech Lake primary

CASS LAKE – Polling locations for the upcoming Leech Lake Tribal Council primary election have been set. Polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. April 3. For absentee voters, the Leech Lake General Election Board office will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 31. The office is located in the Che-We Complex building. Here is a list of the polling sites for each district:...

 

Meth Project Official Ad - Mother

Meth Project Official Ad - Mother...

 

4-H Members Explore Issues Affecting Youth at the 2012 National 4-H Conference

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2012 ? Today 200 4-H members from across the country came to the nation's capital to make their voice heard as part of the 2012 National 4-H Conference, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA). Dr. Jill Biden, Second Lady of the United States, and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack...

 

Echo Hawk Issues Final Determination Regarding Central Band of Cherokee Petition

WASHINGTON – Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs Larry Echo Hawk today announced he has issued a final determination (FD) regarding the petition of the Central Band of Cherokee (Petitioner #227) for federal recognition as an Indian tribe. The final determination found that the petitioner, located in Lawrenceburg, Tenn., did not meet the mandatory criteria for acknowledgment...

 

STAFF ACCOUNTANT (Experienced) - RED LAKE, INC.

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT STAFF ACCOUNTANT (Experienced) RED LAKE, INC. Red Lake Agency Building 24195 Council St. Ste #20 RED LAKE, MN 56671 Open: March 26, 2012 Closes: April 10, 2012 PRIMARY FUNCTIONS: Assist with handling the financial reporting needs of Red Lake, Inc. under the Red Lake Nation Economic Development Department. Full-time/Exempt position, reporting to Red Lake,...

 
 By Michael Meuers    News    March 27, 2012

Red Lake To Host Second Elders Summit

Red Lake will host it’s Second Annual Elders Summit at Seven Clans Casino - Red Lake on Thursday and Friday April 5th and 6th, 2012. The event will include informational booths, and youth volunteers from the Youth Council, and High School Boys and Girls Basketball teams. The event begins with registration on Thursday...

 

THE 24 SEVEN - March 27, 2012

THE 24 SEVEN - March 27, 2012 Obama: U.S. has more nukes than it needs President Obama told an audience in South Korea that the U.S. c... http://takeaction.wta001.com/wta/link.php?M=17702784&N=22538&L=12637&F=T ----------------------------------------------------------------- Obama seeks parenting advice from Islamist Erdogan President Barack Obama and Turkey?s controversial...

 

Beltrami County DFLers criticize Republican social agenda at convention

Not willing to solve a pending state budget deficit with raising taxes, Republicans instead are focusing on a social agenda that ignores Minnesota’s financial problems and fails to create jobs, says Sen. Rod Skoe, DFL-Clearbrook. Skoe was the first politician out of the chute Sunday afternoon as the Beltrami County DFL held...

 
 By Tim Post    News    March 27, 2012

Lawmakers consider allowing school before Labor Day

Minnesota lawmakers are considering a bill that would give school districts the choice to start before Labor Day, a measure that has sparked a perennial debate over whether an early school start hurts tourism. Minnesota is one of a handful of states that, in most cases, doesn’t allow schools to start classes before Labor Day. The long summer is a hit with Minnesota businesses...

 

Minn. Senate approves bill to begin repaying delayed aid money for schools

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill to begin repaying the $2.4 billion that the state owes to Minnesota schools....

 

Minn. Senate approves plan to tap reserves to repay schools

The Senate has signed off on a plan to tap state budget reserves to help repay $2.4 billion that the state borrowed from schools as part of its deficit fix....

 

Native American inmates challenging tobacco ban

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (WTW) — Opening arguments are scheduled Tuesday in a federal lawsuit filed by a group of Native American inmates saying a state prison policy that bans the use of tobacco during religious ceremonies is discriminatory....

 

Miami attorneys accuse judge of anti-Indian “bias’’ in Miccosukee wrongful-death case

A Miami lawyer accused of lying about whether the Miccosukee Tribe paid him millions in defense fees is trying to remove the judge on the case, saying a comment the jurist made about both sides passing “the peace pipe’’ shows he is biased. Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/03/26/2715433/miami-attorneys-accuse-judge-of.html#storylink=cpy...

 

Reservation counties have highest income inequality

Counties with Native American reservations have some of the highest income inequality in the state, data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows. Read more: http://rapidcityjournal.com/news/reservation-counties-have-highest-income-inequality/article_f219c000-760c-11e1-8faf-0019bb2963f4.html#ixzz1qJatxoa4...

 

CRIT recalls continue

Tribal members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes are deciding the political jobs of four council members. Vice Chairwoman Sylvia “Cindy” Homer; Council Secretary Merving Scott Jr.; and Mohave Elder Mamie Harper is recalling Councilman Ed Yava....

 

At Last, Some Bright Spots in Indian Country

When Supreme Court Justice John Marshall described the relationship between Indians and the federal government in 1831 as that of "a ward to his guardian," he sent Native Americans on a path of dependency and poverty. To this day, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is the trustee of Indian assets. Unfortunately, it has not served Indians well....

 

CN offers Healing to Wellness Court for children

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – The Cherokee Nation offers a Healing to Wellness Court with hopes of bettering the lives of at-risk children by having them deal with their substance and/or alcohol abuse and committing to pursue sobriety....

 

Surgery for Diabetes May Be Better Than Standard Treatment

Two studies have found that weight-loss operations worked much better than the standard therapies for Type 2 diabetes in obese and overweight people whose blood sugar was out of control. Those who had surgery, which stapled the stomach and rerouted the small intestine, were much more likely to have a complete remission of diabetes, or to need less medicine, than people who...

 

Accident kills three near Wounded Knee

A head-on collision Saturday night near Wounded Knee killed two men and a woman, according to the Oglala Sioux Tribe’s Department of Public Safety. Read more: http://rapidcityjournal.com/news/accident-kills-three-near-wounded-knee/article_80e69d60-77b8-11e1-a2d4-001871e3ce6c.html#ixzz1qJczWkps...

 

Flood threat triggers evacuations at two Ontario aboriginal communities

The threat of flooding has prompted two Northern Ontario aboriginal communities to declare a state of emergency and to relocate their most vulnerable residents....

 

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