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Articles from the June 27, 2016 edition

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Julius Lee Maxwell, Sr.

Julius Lee Maxwell, Sr. Born: Fri., Sep. 28, 1979 Died: Thu., Jun. 23, 2016 Visitation 4:00 PM Sat., Jun. 25, 2016 Location: Ponemah Boys and Girls Club Traditional Native Service 10:00 AM Mon., Jun. 27, 2016 Location: Ponemah Boys and Girls Club Julius Lee Maxwell, Sr., age 36, "Gaaniibo'it inini" which means "Standing Man" of...

 

'Red Lake' documentary focuses on recovery

BEMIDJI—Many people who meet Missy Dodds want to hear about one thing: what happened to her on March 21, 2005. That was the day a 16-year-old Red Lake High School student entered her classroom and killed a teacher and three students, leaving Dodds alive but traumatized. In all, 10 people died in the shootings, including five students and the shooter. When Dodds met...

 

'Ondaadiziikewin' in Bemidji: Midwives, doulas hold conference in Bemidji

BEMIDJI—Melissa Brown never thought she would be able to continue on her career path of as a birth worker after her own son was stillborn. However, this weekend, the Winnipeg woman was one of many in attendance at Ondaadiziikewin in Bemidji. Mewinzha Odaadiziike Wiigaming (Long ago women birth in lodge, home or building) held their first Ondaadiziikewin (A gathering to...

 

'An inspiration to all of us': 5-year-old Brittany Balcer back home and doing well, father says

BEMIDJI -- A 5-year-old Bemidji girl police say was kidnapped has been reunited with her family and was doing well Friday, her father said. Brittany Balcer, 5, of Bemidji, was reported missing Wednesday after an overnight fire destroyed the trailer home of a family friend with whom she was staying. The child was found early Thursday morning and returned to her family that...

 

Park Rapids man dies in crash south of Mahnomen

PARK RAPIDS -- A head-on collision south of Mahnomen claimed the life of a Park Rapids man and seriously injured his passenger early Friday morning. A freightliner tractor trailer was traveling south on Highway 59 when a Nissan Altima traveling northbound crossed the centerline in the southbound lanes and collided with the semi-tractor trailer, according to the Minnesota State...

 

Oshkiimaajitahdah International Indigenous Games, June 25, 2016 Winners

Red Lake Hospital Field Open Men Ojibwe Lacrosse 3 on 3 Tournament Results Champions, Thunderbird, Minneapolis, Minnesota Second Place, War Party, Winnebago, Nebraska Third Place, Crane Clan, Minneapolis, Minnesota Fourth Place, Chakota, Philadelphia, Mississippi and Sissteton, South Dakota Fifth Place, Debinak, Red Lake,...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 27, 2016

Red Lake Fireworks hosts 2nd Annual Display Show - P2

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...

 

Youth Co-Ed Softball Action in Redby - P5

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....

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 27, 2016

Customer Appreciation Day at Red Lake Trading Post - P11

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...

 

Oshkiimaajitahdah Family Volleyball & Fitness Training Camp

Oshkiimaajitahdah Family Volleyball & Fitness Training Camp Monday, June 27 - Thursday, June 30, 2017 https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rbByyVnyCBL9lf9nIBgRIsLqCRCdNlUKmKerdrkyb40/pub...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 27, 2016

Red Lake High School Graduation 2016; Set Two - P20

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

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 27, 2016

Red Lake Elementary School Pow Wow 2016 - P21

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 27, 2016

Red Lake Elementary School Activity Day - P23

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

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    June 27, 2016

2016 Ponemah School Pow Wow held on Friday - P25

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 27, 2016

Red Lake Nation College Special Recognition Ceremony held for Class of 2016 - P27

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 27, 2016

Peace & Dignity Journey Runners run through Red Lake

RED LAKE, MN - The Peace & Dignity Journey Runners ran through the Red Lake Indian Reservation on Sunday, June 26, 2016, stopping in the Little Rock Community where they were treated with a blessing and a meal. This group is on a 6,000 mile journey from Alaska to Panama to promote saving the earth for future generations. The...

 

Clinton nabs double-digit lead over Trump in poll

Support for Donald Trump has plunged as he has alienated fellow Republicans and large majorities of voters overall in the course of a month of self-inflicted controversies, propelling Democrat Hillary Clinton to a double-digit lead nationally in a new Washington Post-ABC News poll. The survey finds sweeping unease with the presumptive Republican nominee’s candidacy — from...

 

Citizenship applications up amid anti-immigrant rhetoric

Jubilation filled a Minneapolis courtroom earlier this week as about 50 people transformed from residents to U.S. citizens, clutching certificates and miniature American flags. They’ve got plenty of company. Nationally, the number of naturalization applications shot up by 13 percent in the first few months of this year, compared to the same period in 2015. In the Minnesota...

 

Motorcyclist crashes, dies after being pursued by St. Paul police

A motorcyclist being pursued by police crashed early Monday in St. Paul and died, authorities said. The motorcycle came to rest on a patch of grass outside Bruce Vento Elementary School near E. Case Avenue and Clark Street shortly after 2 a.m., police said. Police were trying to stop the motorcyclist for a traffic violation, and that’s when he took off, said Sgt. Mike...

 

'Snitch' factor frustrates police in crime-hit Mpls. neighborhoods

On the streets of north Minneapolis, word travels fast. So when the lawyer for a member of the Taliban street gang let it slip that another gang member was cooperating with police and the FBI, former friends soon started calling him by a different name online: “Snitch.” A surreptitious recording of the exchange was later posted on Facebook, where people encouraged others...

 

2 shot after bar closing in downtown Minneapolis

Two men were shot and wounded shortly after bar closing early Sunday in the Warehouse District of downtown Minneapolis, authorities said. Police emphasized in a statement issued later in the morning that the violence was not related to the Pride events going on all weekend in and near downtown. The gunfire drew police officers to the intersection of 4th Street and 2nd Avenue...

 

CIA arms intended for Syrian rebels supplied the black market

AMMAN, Jordan – Weapons shipped into Jordan by the CIA and Saudi Arabia intended for Syrian rebels have been systematically stolen by Jordanian intelligence operatives and sold to arms merchants on the black market, according to U.S. and Jordanian officials. Some of the stolen weapons were used in a November shooting that killed two Americans and three others at a police...

 

Catch rate keeps improving for Red Lake walleye

KELLIHER, MINN. — The busy boat ramp at Rogers Resort & Campground came to a standstill when powder blue skies over Upper Red Lake blackened with an approaching thunderstorm. As the downpour arrived a little more than a week ago, a random group of anglers took cover in the resort’s Center Bar. Soon, they were cautiously trading secrets for catching walleyes. “Fish in...

 

Scuttled trout project launches man on crusade

David Holmbeck contacted me this spring with an urgent request. He wanted me to investigate a trout stream restoration project north of Chisholm, Minn., that was undertaken by his former employer, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. He accused officials involved with the project of trespassing on private land, messing up the Dark River and cutting down someone...

 

Young people get a fighting chance at Minneapolis boxing gym the Circle of Discipline

He knows the moment he fell in love with the sport. He was tiny, just like the little ones — age 5, age 6 — who constantly skip around the sweat-stained blue floor of the Minneapolis garage-turned-gym known as the Circle of Discipline. Back then, Jamal James wasn’t yet a 19-0 professional welterweight. He didn’t have the nickname “Shango,” for the African god of...

 

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