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Articles from the July 1, 2019 edition


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  • At DMZ, step into history for Trump as he offers hand to Kim

    Jul 1, 2019

    PANMUNJOM, Korea — With wide grins and a historic handshake, President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un met at the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone on Sunday and agreed to revive talks on the pariah nation's nuclear program. Trump, pressing his bid for a legacy-defining deal, became the first sitting American leader to step into North Korea. What was intended to be an impromptu exchange of pleasantries turned into a 50-minute meeting, another historic first in the yearlong rapprochement between the two technically warring...

  • Mobile shower for St. Cloud area homeless offers soap, water, dignity

    Jul 1, 2019

    For some people in the St. Cloud area, getting to shower now means more than feeling clean. It's also about respect and a sense of dignity. "Shower the People" is the latest outreach by a Sauk Rapids couple who have been touring around for the past few weeks with a retrofitted 15-passenger van where homeless men and women can grab a bar of soap and shampoo, and in total privacy wash away the dirt and sweat that comes with living on the street. http://www.startribune.com/mobil...

  • Onetime U staffer admits using school funds to buy, resell $134K worth of computers

    Jul 1, 2019

    A former University of Minnesota employee has pleaded guilty to using school money to buy dozens of computers that he resold, possibly to fund his travel expenses and gambling habit. Michael J. McDaniel, 34, of Lilydale, admitted in Hennepin County District Court last week to two counts of theft by swindle in the university case and to a theft by swindle charge involving items from a Target in an earlier case. http://www.startribune.com/onetime-u-staffer-admits-using-school-f...

  • Lt. Gov. Flanagan engaged to former MPR reporter

    Jul 1, 2019

    Minnesota Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan announced Sunday that she is engaged to former public radio reporter Tom Weber. "I'm so excited to spend the rest of my life with this man," Flanagan posted on Twitter. "We're engaged and I'm over the moon." http://www.startribune.com/lt-gov-flanagan-engaged-to-former-mpr-reporter/512024982/...

  • Female from Redby that died in an automobile crash identified

    Jul 1, 2019

    Bemidji (newsbreak.site) The Minnesota State Patrol has released a statement of a fatal accident south of Bemidji. The female that was driving the 2002 Ford Explorer that died in the accident is 18-year-old Dalila Marie Raisch of Redby. It is unknown if Dalila Marie Raisch was wearing a seatbelt and if alcohol was involved. Blaine Lee White 19, of Redby, was a passenger in the 2002 Ford Explorer and was transferred to Sanford Hospital in Bemidji for Non-life Threatening. At this time it is...

  • BP: Taking on the World: Red Lake artist shows her collection in New York and England

    Jul 1, 2019

    RED LAKE -- Alyss Mountain has started taking Ojibwe fashion across the country and around the world. The 25-year-old Red Lake woman has been honing her beadwork and seamstress skills since she was named Miss Red Lake Nation nearly a decade ago. She has since shown her work in both New York City and Oxford, England. https://www.bemidjipioneer.com/entertainment/art/4631580-taking-world-red-lake-artist-shows-her-collection-new-york-and-england...

  • BP: 18-year-old killed in Bemidji crash identified

    Jul 1, 2019

    BEMIDJI -- Authorities have identified the 18-year-old female from Redby who was killed Friday morning in a collision with a bread truck just south of Bemidji. Dalila Marie Raisch was killed in the crash, which occurred at the intersection of state Highway 197 and Carr Lake Road Southeast, the Minnesota State Patrol said. The crash was reported just after 6 a.m. https://www.bemidjipioneer.com/news/accidents/4631564-update-18-year-old-killed-bemidji-crash-identified...

  • Back to Back Meth Drug Busts

    Red Lake Police Department|Jul 1, 2019

    Red Lake, MN- For the second week in a row, Red Lake Drug Task Force officers and the ERT (Emergency Response Team) continue to eliminate illegal drug activity by seizing controlled drugs and the cash of those bringing controlled substances to Red Lake reservation. The most recent search warrant served on June 27th, 2019 resulted in the arrests of 7 individuals and the confiscation of over 200 grams of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Officers also seized cash, scales, packaging material...

  • White Earth mourns death of man killed in crash who had just graduated, started job

    Jul 1, 2019

    WHITE EARTH RESERVATION — The White Earth Reservation is again mourning a loss, after 27-year-old Michael Tibbetts was killed Monday night, June 24, when his side-by-side utility vehicle was struck by a car just a few hundred feet from his parents' home. The crash, which authorities said involved a Polaris Ranger side-by-side utility vehicle and a 1999 Mercury Marquis, happened just before 7 p.m. on County Road 158 and Wilkinson Lane in Maple Grove Township, 20 miles north of Detroit Lakes. https://www.inforum.com/news/273...

  • Minnesota Commission of the Deaf, DeafBlind & Hard of Hearing Launches Emergency Communications Accessibility Campaign

    Jul 1, 2019

    Saint Paul, Minnesota (June 28, 2019) - The Minnesota Commission of the Deaf, DeafBlind & Hard of Hearing (MNCDHH) announced today the launch of an emergency communications accessibility campaign. This campaign is being implemented to ensure that news coverage is inclusive to all Minnesotans, whatever their hearing status or primary language may be. The purpose of this campaign is to increase media awareness to the importance of communication equity while covering weather-related emergencies and other disasters. The campaign encourages media...

  • DEED Awards Small Cities Development Grants

    Jul 1, 2019

    ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) awarded more than $24 million for 43 infrastructure and rehabilitation projects in Greater Minnesota. The Small Cities Development Program is part of the Community Development Block Grant Program administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and is funded by Congress. The program helps pay for rehabilitating housing and commercial buildings and updating public infrastructure in small cities and counties. “I’m working to improve infrast...

  • $2.9 million in PIPELINE Program Dual Training Grants awarded

    Jul 1, 2019

    Minnesota employees and their employers will benefit from nearly $2.9 million in state grants to fund employment-based dual training for 664 current and new employees as part of the Minnesota PIPELINE Program. The PIPELINE Programs' Dual Training Grants, which were included in Gov. Tim Walz's budget, give dual trainees the opportunity to earn while they learn and help businesses meet their workforce needs. Four industries with in-demand, high-growth occupations are eligible to receive grants: advanced manufacturing, agriculture, health care...

  • ATTORNEY GENERAL WILLIAM P. BARR ANNOUNCES EMERGENCY FUNDING TO ADDRESS PUBLIC SAFETY CRISIS IN RURAL ALASKA

    Jul 1, 2019

    Justice Department Authorizes More than $10 Million in Immediate Funding to Support Police in Alaska Native Villages and Additional Resources to Support Child Advocacy Centers in Rural Hubs, Expanding Prosecution Resources and Project Safe Neighborhoods Crime Reduction Measures WASHINGTON – Attorney General William P. Barr declared a law enforcement emergency in rural Alaska under the Emergency Federal Law Enforcement Assistance Program today, making $6 million immediately available to the state of Alaska for critical law enforcement needs...

  • MDA Issues Consumer Advisory for Fresh, Unpackaged Produce Purchased at Walmart in Andover, MN

    Jul 1, 2019

    St. Paul, MN: The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is issuing a consumer advisory in response to a chemical incident that occurred at the Walmart Supercenter in Andover, MN (1851 Bunker Lake Blvd NW) on Saturday, June 22, 2019, around 5:00 p.m. If you purchased fresh, unpackaged produce (such as apples, peaches, grapes, herbs, and onions) from Walmart in Andover between 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 23, and 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 26, please dispose of the product out of an abundance of caution. Other unpackaged foods for sale at...

  • Illinois is expunging marijuana convictions from nearly 800,000 criminal records

    Jul 1, 2019

    The politics of pot are changing (CNN) - If you've been arrested for weed in Illinois, you can breathe a sigh of relief. Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker just signed HB 1438 this week, which makes cannabis legal in the state for individuals 21 and over, along with sweeping criminal criminal justice reforms designed to help those whose lives have been upended by the state's drug laws. In addition to legalizing marijuana, the 610-page bill offers relief to the roughly 770,000 residents of the state with marijuana-related offenses on their criminal...

  • Ogichidaakwe - Women's Wellness Conference held at Red Lake Nation College - P3

    Reyna Gonzalez-Lussier|Jul 1, 2019

    RED LAKE, MN - Sponsored by Red Lake Chemical Health Programs and the Be Well Mother & Baby Program, Ogichidaakwe - Women's Wellness Conference, opened for the first day of two, at the Red Lake Nation College on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 with presenters and workshops throughout the day. All women ages 16 years of age and older were encouraged to attend, and Day 2 was scheduled to begin at 8 AM with more presenters and workshops. ------------------------------------------- Last day of the...

  • Red Lake School District has Groundbreaking Ceremony for $14.8 million addition and renovation project for Red Lake Elementary School - P8

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Jul 1, 2019

    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 public works construction legislation that included $14 million for the Red Lake School District. For many years Red Lake District officials had been working to secure funding for the design and construction of a new structure between...

  • Red Lake High School Graduation 2019 - P41

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Jul 1, 2019

    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....

  • Red Lake High School Graduation 2019 - P42

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Jul 1, 2019

    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....

  • Celebrate Fourth of July at MNHS Historic Sites and Museums

    Jul 1, 2019

    The Minnesota Historical Society is set to commemorate Independence Day next week. Several sites will mark the holiday with visitor favorites like Farmer's Fourth of July at Oliver Kelley Farm and the annual Independence Day Celebration at Historic Fort Snelling. Plus, head to Historic Forestville on Saturday, July 6, to enjoy a day of vintage baseball, pie-eating contests, games, music and more. The holiday weekend is also a great opportunity to visit the Minnesota History Center exhibit "Open...

  • July Weed of the Month: Cutleaf Teasel

    Emilie Justen, Minnesota Department of Agriculture|Jul 1, 2019

    July's Weed of the Month, cutleaf teasel (Dipsacus lacinatus), once had a useful propose. But now the weed is being targeted for eradication in Minnesota. Cutleaf teasel is an herbaceous perennial plant that dies after producing seed. It was brought to North America from Europe in the 1700s and its stiff, bristly seed heads were used in the textile industry to raise the nap on fabric. Cutleaf teasel has also been used as an ornamental plant in gardens and flower arrangements. Despite its uses...

  • ARCADE ATTENDANT - 3-EXTERNAL POSITION OPENINGS - Seven Clans Casinos –Thief River Falls, MN

    Jul 1, 2019

    **3-EXTERNAL POSITION OPENINGS** ARCADE ATTENDANT RATE OF PAY: Depending upon experience LOCATION: Seven Clans Casinos –Thief River Falls, MN REQUIRED TRAINING AVAILABLE OPENS: June 24, 2019 CLOSES: July 8, 2019 POSITION OBJECTIVES: Under the direct supervision of the prevailing Water Park Manager and Supervisor is responsible to oversee safety of the Arcade area for Seven Clans Casinos. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Oversees all activities within Arcade to monitor safety issues. ...

  • Little Rock Community Feast - Monday, July 1, 2019

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    Little Rock Community Feast - Monday, July 1, 2019 6 - 8 PM - New Little Rock Center...

  • Ponemah Summer Activities - July 1-3, 2019

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    Ponemah Summer Activities - July 1-3, 2019 1 PM - 4 PM - Ponemah Center...

  • Attorney General Barr: $10.5 million to help lawless villages

    Jul 1, 2019

    Fresh off of his trip to rural Alaska, U.S. Attorney General William P. Barr on Friday declared a law enforcement emergency under the Emergency Federal Law Enforcement Assistance Program. Barr made $6 million immediately available to the state of Alaska for law enforcement needs of some “lawless” Alaska Native villages, with more funds and programs on the way, although it’s not clear how all of the money will be funneled to law enforcement entities or what the reporting structure will be. The $6 million will go to the state Department of...

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