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Articles from the June 7, 2012 edition

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 By Bianca Mendoza    News    June 7, 2012

Red Lake Walleye at Fancy Food Show in DC

Red Lake, Minnesota, June 6, 2012- The Red Lake Nation Fishery will be attending the Fancy Food Show in Washington DC at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on June 17-19. The booth will be set up with other American Indian Food producers in Hall D at booth 5772. On the pristine Red Lake waters in Northern Minnesota, our...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 7, 2012

Spring Fling held in Redby - P11

The Redby Community held its annual Spring Fling on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Art Thunder Memorial Ball Field. Over 300 participants took part in games and other activities for both adults and children, which included a BBQ Rib Cook off and feast. The Rib Contest paid 1st Place $500, 2nd Place $300, 3rd Place $200 and 4th...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 7, 2012

Spring Fling held in Redby - P12

The Redby Community held its annual Spring Fling on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Art Thunder Memorial Ball Field. Over 300 participants took part in games and other activities for both adults and children, which included a BBQ Rib Cook off and feast. The Rib Contest paid 1st Place $500, 2nd Place $300, 3rd Place $200 and 4th...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 7, 2012

Spring Fling held in Redby - P13

The Redby Community held its annual Spring Fling on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Art Thunder Memorial Ball Field. Over 300 participants took part in games and other activities for both adults and children, which included a BBQ Rib Cook off and feast. The Rib Contest paid 1st Place $500, 2nd Place $300, 3rd Place $200 and 4th...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 7, 2012

Spring Fling held in Redby - P14

The Redby Community held its annual Spring Fling on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Art Thunder Memorial Ball Field. Over 300 participants took part in games and other activities for both adults and children, which included a BBQ Rib Cook off and feast. The Rib Contest paid 1st Place $500, 2nd Place $300, 3rd Place $200 and 4th...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 7, 2012

Spring Fling held in Redby - P15

The Redby Community held its annual Spring Fling on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Art Thunder Memorial Ball Field. Over 300 participants took part in games and other activities for both adults and children, which included a BBQ Rib Cook off and feast. The Rib Contest paid 1st Place $500, 2nd Place $300, 3rd Place $200 and 4th...

 

Two Suspects Arrested in Cross Burning - Bias Crime Incident

On May 25, 2012 at approximately 12:40 AM, Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a citizen’s call regarding a burning cross in the reporting party’s yard in Northern Township. Officers responded to the scene and interviewed the victim who was home alone at the time and spotted a single individual fleeing on...

 

SALUTE TO A PUBLIC SERVANT K9-8106 HUNTER

Today, the law enforcement community salutes and honors a truly noble public servant. Hunter, the 14 year old German Shepherd who was a lifelong partner to Sgt. Ernie Beitel, passed away on June 4, 2012. He served from 2000-2008 with the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office. In 2000, Sgt. Ernie Beitel, who had a vision of building...

 

Update on the Motor Vehicle Crash – June 1, 2012 East of Blackduck on the Alvwood Rd NE

A 13 year old girl from Blackduck, Minnesota, died Sunday, June 3, 2012 in a hospital in Fargo, ND, after sustaining life threatening injuries in an automobile accident that occurred in Summit Township, Beltrami County, on June 1, 2012. The girl was trapped in the vehicle that overturned on the Alvwood Rd, approximately 3 ...

 

Albrecht Announces Run for Mayor of Bemidji

Tuesday, Bemidji city council member and long time resident Rita Albrecht filed for the office of Bemidji Mayor. "After careful consideration, I am pleased to announce my candidacy for Mayor of Bemidji. I made the decision to run after being approached by many community members who believe that we need an energetic and positive voice for the city in the Mayor's office,” said...

 

Sirens tested today

As part of our commitment to the citizens of our county and their safety, the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office of Communications tests the warning sirens in Beltrami County and the cities of Bemidji, Blackduck, Kelliher and Waskish on the first Wednesday of each month, starting in April and running through October. We strive to complete this testing between 1:00 PM and 1:45...

 

ACTING ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY GENERAL TONY WEST AND U.S. ATTORNEY MICHAEL W. COTTER ANNOUNCE PILOT INITIATIVE TO ADDRESS SEXUAL ASSAULT ON MONTANA RESERVATIONS

CROW AGENCY, Mont. - Acting Associate Attorney General Tony West today joined U.S. Attorney Michael W. Cotter and Vice-Chairman of the Crow Nation Calvin Coolidge Jefferson to announce a multi-agency collaboration with tribal governments to establish sexual assault response teams (SARTs) in the six Montana reservations under federal jurisdiction. The SART initiative in Montana...

 

OFFICE ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ANNOUNCES AGREEMENTS TO CROSS-DESIGNATE TRIBAL PROSECUTORS IN NEBRASKA, NEW MEXICO, MONTANA, NORTH DAKOTA AND SOUTH DAKOTA

WASHINGTON – The Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) announced today that four tribes in Nebraska, New Mexico, Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota will be awarded cooperative agreements to cross-designate tribal prosecutors to pursue violence against women cases in both tribal and federal courts. The goal of the Tribal Special U.S. Attorney...

 

REMARKS AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY BY ACTING ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY GENERAL TONY WEST AT THE PRESS CONFERENCE REGARDING SEXUAL ASSAULT RESPONSE TEAM INITIATIVE

CROW AGENCY, MONT. Thank you, Vice Chairman Coolidge Jefferson, for that introduction. And thank you and the Crow Nation for your warm hospitality. Thanks also to the Indian Health Service, not only for hosting us today, but for running this important facility for the community. And thanks to U.S. Attorney Mike Cotter for welcoming me to his district. I am here as part of a vis...

 

THE 24 SEVEN – June 7, 2012

THE 24 SEVEN – June 7, 2012 Wanted: Suicide bombers, please email resume Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula has begun posting Internet ad... http://takeaction.wta001.com/wta/link.php?M=17702784&N=37647&L=17239&F=T ----------------------------------------------------------------- Bad news piles up for China's economy Bad tidings for manufacturing and services, and weakening...

 

22 people arrested in Northland heroin sweep

Northeastern Minnesota law enforcement has seen a dramatic increase in the amount of heroin being sold in the Twin Ports area, and on Wednesday the Lake Superior Drug and Violent Crime Task Force did something about it....

 
 By Steve Wagner    News    June 7, 2012

Cross burning arrests: Two suspects in May 25 incident being held at Beltrami County Jail

BEMIDJI — Two Bemidji men were arrested Wednesday in connection to a burning cross reported in a yard north of the city last month. Derek Daniel Barnes, 20, and Ryan Fairbanks Andree, 19, were arrested on suspicion of terroristic threats and use of explosive/incendiary devices, according to a news release issued Wednesday night by the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office....

 
 By Brad Swenson    Opinion    June 7, 2012

Education reform that wasn’t

With the stroke of Gov. Mark Dayton’s red veto pen, the Minnesota House Republicans’ sweeping education reform measure fell by the wayside during the recently concluded legislative session. Had it passed, it could have put Minnesota on a path similar to that taken by Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin. Walker, who won his recall election Tuesday, virtually ended collective...

 

Missing Women’s Inquiry ignored Hells Angels links to Pickton, farm

The Missing Women’s Inquiry remained contentious until the bitter end....

 

Neighborhoods with outhouses common in poverty-stricken pockets of U.S.

I was shocked last week to learn there are neighborhoods that routinely rely on outhouses because their homes have no running water and lack electricity. Read more: http://www.gazette.com/articles/vogrin-139793-outhouses-poverty.html#ixzz1x7M2AY7q...

 

Federal initiative tackles sexual assault on reservations

CROW AGENCY — Tribes on six of Montana’s Indian reservations will take part in a federal pilot project designed to deal more effectively with sexual assault. Read more: http://billingsgazette.com/news/state-and-regional/montana/article_b7710efe-dc4e-512a-a218-b6494fa503ec.html#ixzz1x7QzIPWX...

 

Conflict in the Courts, Tribal Contracts in the Balance

Last month the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a case testing whether federal contracts with Tribes are really contracts at all. The case involves contracts that the Bureau of Indian Affairs awards tribal governments under the Indian Self-Determination Act, but it also has direct implications for tribal contracts with the Indian Health Service. If the government is...

 

D-Day: Reflecting on Native Participation 68 Years Later

The ships flooded the shorelines along a 50-mile stretch; the planes peppered the skies and General Dwight D. Eisenhower stated, “We will accept nothing less than full victory.” Read more:http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2012/06/06/d-day-reflecting-on-native-participation-68-years-later-116723 http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2012/06/06...

 

Blackfeet, other Montana Indian reservations to get sex abuse response teams

BILLINGS – Special response teams to handle sexual assaults are being established on six Montana reservations in a bid to curb high rates of rape and other abuses against American Indians, U.S. Justice Department officials announced Wednesday....

 

Restaurants, child care and sock connectors: Native youth have business on their minds

Cooking has always been a passion for the 14-year-old Native American Evan Denny. He is only a freshman at South High School, but he already has a business plan to open his own restaurant, “The Teepee House,” serving authentic Native American food such as fry bread and Indian tacos. Denny received much of his inspiration for expressing culture through food from his...

 

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