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Articles from the June 20, 2019 edition

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 By Michael Barrett    News    June 20, 2019

Red Lake School District has Groundbreaking Ceremony for $14.8 million addition and renovation project for Red Lake Elementary School

RED LAKE - A Groundbreaking ceremony was held on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 12:30 PM for the Red Lake School District's $14.8 million addition and renovation project for the Red Lake Elementary School. In May 2018, Governor Mark Dayton signed off on $1.5 billion...

 

U.S. House holds raucous hearing on reparations for slavery

WASHINGTON — The debate over reparations for descendants of slaves catapulted from the campaign trail to Congress on Wednesday with an impassioned plea from actor Danny Glover and others for lawmakers to address compensation for America's blighted heritage of racism and Jim Crow laws. Glover, who told a House...

 

Ray Brenny returning to Red Lake Gaming on July 1, 2019

In a message from Red Lake Tribal Chairman Darrell G. Seki, Sr. dated June 18, 2019, to all Red Lake members and Gaming employees, an announcement was made that the Red Lake Gaming Board recently voted unanimously to hire their previous Red Lake Gaming CEO, Ray Brenny,...

 

Trustees approve 3% tuition increase for Minnesota State colleges, universities

The 37 universities and community colleges in the Minnesota State system are hiking their tuition by 3% this fall amid persistent enrollment declines. On Wednesday, the system's board of trustees backed a $2.1 billion budget for the system, which over the past decade...

 

Citing prevalence of fraud in the profession, federal judge sends Minnesota chiropractor to prison

Citing "a lot of rot" in chiro­practic medicine, a federal judge sentenced a onetime Minnesota practitioner to two-plus years in prison for defrauding a leading health insurer out of more than $330,000. Steven Wiseth, 36, of Thief River Falls, was sentenced Tuesday in...

 

Paper, phone or face? Delta lets you choose facial recognition as a ticket at MSP

Delta Air Lines is rolling out facial scanners at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to give passengers the option of boarding planes with a glance at a camera rather than using a boarding pass. The technology, being installed this week at 16 MSP gates, is...

 

Condoleezza Rice says if you are prepared, people will accept women as leaders

When Condoleezza Rice entered the top tier of government in 1989 as a national security adviser, she said she still often received stares as if she had just walked into the wrong meeting. "But if you are prepared, then pretty soon others will recognize that you are...

 

Self-help guru convicted in lurid sex-trafficking case

NEW YORK — The guru of a cult-like self-improvement group that attracted heiresses and Hollywood actresses was convicted Wednesday of turning his female devotees into his sex slaves through such means as shame, punishment and nude blackmail photos. A jury in federal court in Brooklyn took less than five hours to...

 

DIRECTOR TRACY TOULOU OF THE OFFICE OF TRIBAL JUSTICE DELIVERS STATEMENT BEFORE THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON INDIAN AFFAIRS

Washington, DC Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Chairman Hoeven, Vice Chairman Udall, and Members of the Committee: Thank you for the opportunity to discuss S. 227, Savanna’s Act; S. 288, Justice for Native Survivors of Sexual Violence Act; S. 290, Native Youth and Tribal Officer Protection Act; S. 982, Not...

 

FDLTCC AND MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES TO CO-HOST KINSHIP NAVIGATOR AWARENESS SYMPOSIUM

CLOQUET, MN-- Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College and the Minnesota Department of Human Services Child Safety and Permanency Division are co-hosting a state-wide symposium for social services professionals with a focus on Kinship Navigator Community Awareness and understanding the Family First Prevention Services...

 

How to build a pollinator garden

We at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service know that pollinators are the engine that run healthy habitats. While we've been actively working to restore and conserve more than 1.3 million acres of land across the midwest, we need your help. Whether you have a few feet on...

 

Minnesota Strawberry Season is Just Around the Corner

St. Paul, MN: Minnesota’s strawberry season is off to a slow start due to cold temperatures, but farmers expect to see an abundant berry season. Because conditions vary from region to region, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) recommends checking with your local patch for information on availability before...

 

MNOSHA sees increase in reports of amputations

Recently, the Department of Labor and Industry (DLI) received an increase in reports of amputations. So far this federal fiscal year (beginning Oct. 1, 2018) Minnesota OSHA (MNOSHA) Compliance has received 15 reports of amputations. Many of these amputations have been to workers' hands and fingers. MNOSHA urges employe...

 

New MDA Dairy Assistance Program Takes Effect

St. Paul, MN: The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is rolling out its new Dairy Assistance, Investment and Relief Initiative (DAIRI) program to provide financial assistance for dairy producers who enroll for five years of coverage in the USDA Farm Service Agency’s Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) program....

 

Coalition Initiates Nation's First Gasoline Public Education and Consumer Awareness Campaign

WASHINGTON, DC, June 19, 2019: The Clean Fuels Development Coalition announced today that they have launched the nation’s first Gasoline Public Education and Consumer Awareness Campaign, focusing on the health threat of consumer gasoline. The campaign is the outcome of a year-long research project and the...

 

PUBLIC AREA CLEANING (2) - Seven Clans Casinos –Thief River Falls

**2- EXTERNAL POSITION OPENING** PUBLIC AREA CLEANING RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Thief River Falls, MN OPENS: June 19, 2019 CLOSES: July 3, 2019 SCOPE OF POSITION Under the general supervision of the Public Area Supervisor...

 

Say Their Names: Experts, Advocates Call on U.S. Chemical Safety Board to Report Names of Workers Who Died on the Job

SAN DIEGO, CA – In a letter to the U.S. Chemical Safety and HazardInvestigation Board (CSB), more than 50 experts and advocates in occupational safety and health are calling on the agency to once again include the names of workers who have died on the job in its reports of chemical releases and explosions. Including...

 

Librarian of Congress Names Joy Harjo the Nation's 23rd Poet Laureate

Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden today announced the appointment of Joy Harjo as the nation’s 23rd Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry for 2019-2020. Harjo will take up her duties in the fall, opening the Library’s annual literary season on Sept. 19 with a reading of her work in the Coolidge Auditorium. Harjo is...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 20, 2019

Red Lake High School Graduation 2019 - P27

Red Lake High School Graduation 2019 took place on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at the Red Lake High School. There were 27 graduates taking part in the ceremony....

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 20, 2019

Red Lake High School Graduation 2019 - P28

Red Lake High School Graduation 2019 took place on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at the Red Lake High School. There were 27 graduates taking part in the ceremony....

 

RLHS Graduation 2019 - Set II - P14

RLHS Graduation 2019 - Set II Photographs by members of the community....

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 20, 2019

Red Lake High School Warriors Honor Banquet - P21

The Red Lake High School Warriors Honor Banquet was held on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at the RLHS Cafeteria starting at 5:30 PM....

 

Lady Warriors lose in 5 innings to Blackduck 21-4 - P28

The Red Lake Lady Warriors lost in 5 innings to Blackduck 21-4 in Red Lake on Monday, May 13, 2019. The Junior Varsity also dropped their game. Part of the problem could have been they were released from class at 10:30 that morning for an 11 AM game, which would have...

 

Lady Warriors lose to Walker-Hackensack-Akley 17-6 in Red Lake - P29

The Red Lake Lady Warriors lost to Walker-Hackensack-Akley 17-6 in Red Lake on Friday, May 17, 2019, putting them at 3-2 on the season. They will host Blackduck on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 11 AM. The Lady Drakes are 8-3 on the season, The girls won't play again until...

 

California Governor Apologizes for State-Sanctioned Genocide of Native Americans

Native Americans have been waiting a long been time for the United States and its state governments to apologize for the violent treatment of their people. On Tuesday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom took that step. Standing at the future site of the California Indian Heritage Center, Newsom offered an official apology...

 

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