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Articles from the June 24, 2016 edition

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Missing girl found alive; man arrested for kidnapping

BEMIDJI -- A 32-year-old man has been arrested for kidnapping in connection with the disappearance of a 5-year-old Bemidji girl, who was found early Thursday morning in a pop-up camper near Bigfork, Minn. Brittany Balcer was reported missing Wednesday after an overnight fire destroyed a home she was staying at at the Hillcrest Manor mobile home park in north Bemidji. Police...

 

Missing girl found; Man arrested for kidnapping

On June 22nd, 2016 at approximately 03:30 hours the Bemidji Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to a report of house fire in the 3900 block on Irvine Avenue. Upon arrival, they discovered the house was fully engulfed in flames. After the Bemidji Fire Department gained control of the fire, an adult body was discovered...

 

Youth Co-Ed Softball Action in Redby - P4

Youth Co-Ed Softball teams played on Monday, June 20, 2016 at the Art Thunder Memorial Ball Park and the Green Lake Ball Park, both in Redby. Six teams are in this Monday Night League....

 

Beltrami County DFL Summer Fundraiser at the Bemidji Eagles Club

BEMIDJI, MN - Beltrami County DFL will be hosting its’ Summer Fundraiser at the Bemidji Eagles Club on Monday, June 27th, from 5:30pm-7:00p.m. The dinner is a good old fashioned Minnesota Walleye Fish Fry with Wild Rice and other sides. The event is open to the public with a suggested donation of $12.00 for adults and $10.00 for elders and students. Guest speakers include...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 24, 2016

Customer Appreciation Day at Red Lake Trading Post - P10

On Friday, June 10, 2016 the Red Lake Trading Post held their Annual Customer Appreciation Day in the field by the Red Lake Trading Post. There were games and numerous activities for everyone, along with lunch and door prizes. The Ponemah Market held their Customer Appreciation Day on Thursday, June 9, 2016 in Ponemah with...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 24, 2016

Red Lake Fireworks hosts 2nd Annual Display Show

Red Lake Fireworks hosted the 2nd Annual Display Show at the High School softball fields area in Red Lake on Thursday, June 23, 2016. Hundreds showed up for the live demo, which featured products Red Lake FIreworks offered in their store, from brands like Windmill, World Class Fireworks, Boomer, and Pyro Junkie for the buyers...

 

Leech Lake Tribal College celebrates its 25 years anniversary

The Leech Lake Tribal College will celebrate its 25 years anniversary on July 15th, 2016 at the Sanford Center in Bemidji, Minnesota. The event will begin at 5:30 pm with reception and main programming starts at 7:00 pm. We invite members of the press and media to cover this milestone in Indian Education. Guests include state dignitaries, tribal representatives, education...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 24, 2016

Red Lake Elementary School Pow Wow 2016 - P20

The Red Lake Elementary School Pow Wow 2016 was held on Thursday, May 26, 2016. The new Red Lake Elementary School Princess was AveriAuna Schoenborn and Elvis King....

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 24, 2016

Red Lake Elementary School Activity Day - P22

Red Lake Elementary School Activity Day was held on Tuesday, May 24, 2016....

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 24, 2016

2016 Ponemah School Pow Wow held on Friday - P24

The Ponemah School held their annual pow wow on Friday, May 20, 2016. Red Lake Tribal Chairman Darrell Seki Sr. was this year's Master of Ceremonies and there was an excellent turnout....

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 24, 2016

Red Lake Nation College Special Recognition Ceremony held for Class of 2016 - P26

RED LAKE - Last week, twenty-three Red Lake Nation College students graduated in a ceremony held at Leech Lake Tribal College, but on Thursday, May 19, 2016, a Special Recognition Ceremony was held outside on the campus with Red Lake in the background. The ceremony began with an introduction by Mistress of Ceremonies Lorena...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 24, 2016

Red Lake High School Graduation 2016; Set Two - P19

Red Lake High School Graduation 2016 held at 1 PM on Saturday, May 28, 2016....

 

Genevieve Regina Eisenrich

Genevieve Regina Eisenrich 1931 - 2016 Genevieve Eisenrich, age 84, of Pinewood, Minn. died Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at Neilson Place, Bemidji, MN surrounded by her family. Mass of Christian Burial will be 1:00 p.m., Friday, June 24, 2016 a Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Wilton, MN with Fr. Don Braukmann officiating. Visitation...

 

Accounting Technician - Indian Health Service

Accounting Technician Indian Health Service 1 vacancy in the following location: Red Lake, MN Work Schedule is Full Time - Permanent Opened Wednesday 6/22/2016 (2 day(s) ago) Closes Wednesday 7/6/2016 (12 day(s) away) Salary Range $36,025.00 to $52,043.00 / Per Year Series & Grade GS-0525-06/07 Promotion Potential 07...

 

Our next president's education agenda

Aggressively raising the bar for our nation’s public schools and students is President Obama’s greatest unsung accomplishment. One of the first decisions for the next President will be whether to expand upon Obama’s legacy – or reject it by surrendering to those regressive interests that seek to roll back accountability for continued improvements in our schools. No...

 
 By Michael Meuers    News    June 24, 2016

Hemispheric Runs for Peace and Dignity

Peace and Dignity Journeys are spiritual runs that embody the prophecy of the Eagle and Condor. This prophecy mandates that at this time all Indigenous Peoples in the Western Hemisphere shall be reunited in a spiritual way in order to heal our nations so we can begin to work towards a better future for our children and...

 

Pride merchandise is growing business for Target, Macy's and mom-and-pop shops alike

Long before rainbow-maned unicorn floats showed up at Target and “Love is Love” shirts hit Macy’s, Jim Connelly’s shop in Loring Park was one of the go-to sources around the Twin Cities for all things pride-related. It still is. The Rainbow Road, a gay gift shop, has already sold hundreds of rainbow flags this month, reordering them three times since the June 12 mass...

 

Girl 'safe' after missing from fire-ravaged Bemidji home; body found inside

A 5-year-old girl was found safe in a camper in the northern Minnesota woods early Thursday, a day after she disappeared from a fire-ravaged Bemidji home where a woman’s body was located, while a man on probation for a child pornography conviction is under arrest. Brittany Balcer of Bemidji, “was located alive,” the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) said in a...

 

Flu vaccine nasal spray doesn't work on children

The nasal spray version of the annual flu vaccine failed to protect children last year for the third year in a row and should not be used this coming flu season, federal experts say. The decision represents a change from previous recommendations and could affect pediatricians and other vaccine providers for children who may have already placed orders for the coming season. The...

 

Franken ready to unleash wit and wisdom on Clinton's behalf

WASHINGTON — For years, Sen. Al Franken has kept one of his most potent political weapons in check: his wit. The former "Saturday Night Live" comic was determined to establish himself as a serious senator after winning his Minnesota seat by a razor-thin margin. So on entering the Senate in 2009, he embraced the low-key life of a freshman lawmaker, allowing his inner-nerd to...

 

Business groups and GOP push for state law to override cities' sick, wage rules

Minnesota business groups and Republican legislative leaders are pressing for a new state law as they try to undercut a growing number of cities adopting paid-leave regulations. The issue is a newly emerging wrinkle in negotiations for a special legislative session, as Republicans have added it as a condition for returning to St. Paul to approve unfinished funding for...

 

Wesley Kjar, described as Ammon Bundy's 'personal security,' pleads guilty to federal conspiracy charge

Wesley Kjar, described as one of Ammon Bundy's personal bodyguards, pleaded guilty Thursday to a federal conspiracy charge stemming from the takeover of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge. "I agreed to occupy the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge as part of an armed political protest against federal power,'' said Kjar, 32, dressed in a black suit, as he stood before U.S....

 

Senate panel rejects marijuana amendment in tribal jurisdiction bill

The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs approved a bill to expand tribal jurisdiction over non-Indians on Wednesday after a spirited debate on marijuana and sovereignty. Only a handful of tribes have entered the marijuana industry but Sen. James Lankford (R-Oklahoma) wants to punish the ones that choose to do so. He proposed an amendment to S.2785, the Tribal Youth and...

 

Former Menominee Chairwoman Lisa Waukau Walks On

Former four-time Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin tribal chairwoman, Lisa S. Waukau walked on to the spirit world on June 18, 2016, surrounded by her family at her home in Keshena, Wisconsin. She was 71. “The Menominee Nation has lost an extraordinary leader,” Joan Delabreau, tribal chairwoman said upon hearing the news in a release from the tribe. “Chairwoman Waukau...

 

Online Fast Cash Lenders to Pay $9 Million to Settle Claims of Illegal Lending to North Carolina Consumers

On June 21, 2016, the North Carolina Attorney General announced that two online fast cash lenders have agreed to pay more than $9 million in refunds for allegedly illegal loans issued to North Carolina consumers. The settlement stems from a December 2013 complaint alleging that the lenders violated North Carolina usury and consumer protection laws by making loans to North...

 

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