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Jalecia DuMarce

Jalecia DuMarce A full obituary will be available soon from the Chilson Funeral Chapel of Winsted, MN. All Night Wake: Tuesday, July 14th & Wednesday, July 15th, 2020 beginning at 7:00 P.M. Lake Traverse District Center Funeral: Thursday, July 16th, 2020 11:00 A.M. Lake Traverse District Center...

 

Amid deadly virus, Minnesota advocates renew push for senior care protections

Candace Falk got the call from the assisted-living facility in Hugo on May 14: Her 83-year-old mother had tested positive for the coronavirus. She was assured that her mother, Gladys, was not showing symptoms and that staff at the senior home would provide the family with regular updates on her condition. Instead, it was the...

 

Lawmakers clash over Gov. Tim Walz's emergency powers during pandemic

Minnesota lawmakers returned to the State Capitol on Monday hoping to resolve continuing partisan differences on police accountability, a major public works package and several tax and spending measures. But first they faced off over Gov. Tim Walz's decision to extend his emergency powers for another 30 days to respond to the...

 

Washington's NFL team drops 'Redskins' name after 87 years

WASHINGTON - The Washington NFL franchise announced Monday it is dropping the "Redskins" name and Indian head logo, bowing to recent pressure from sponsors and decades of criticism that they are offensive to Native Americans. A new name must still be selected for one of the oldest and most storied teams in the National Football...

 

Face masks remain symbol of division as Gov. Tim Walz considers mandate

The partisan divide was apparent on the face of every Minnesota lawmaker gathered for the private meeting at the State Capitol in June. It was the closing hours of the last special session and the group of dealmakers remained at odds on the intricacies of police reform. But before negotiations even began, there was a stark...

 

Look out, Mars: Here we come with a fleet of spacecraft

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Mars is about to be invaded by planet Earth — big time. Three countries — the United States, China and the United Arab Emirates — are sending unmanned spacecraft to the red planet in quick succession beginning this week, in the most sweeping effort yet to seek signs of ancient microscopic life while scouting out the place for future astronauts....

 

With another 500 COVID-19 cases in Minnesota, focus again turns to bars and restaurants

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- On a day when two states -- California and Louisiana -- opted to join Texas, Florida and Las Vegas in closing bars and restaurants again to slow the second outbreak of COVID-19, Minnesota health officials reiterated that the state has specific capacity limits and distancing requirements for dining and...

 

AG Ellison settles with Frontier, concluding investigations into Minnesota telecoms providers

July 13, 2020 (SAINT PAUL) — Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison announced today that his office has entered into a settlement with Frontier Communications. The settlement with Frontier concludes the three major investigations and lawsuits that the Attorney General’s office launched into Minnesota’s major telecoms providers for deceptive, misleading, and fraudulent...

 

Murder charge dismissed for 18-year-old Red Lake man

BEMIDJI -- Murder and assault charges were dismissed for an 18-year-old Red Lake man who was charged following a fatal shooting at a Bemidji home in February. A grand jury in June chose to indict Antonio Parkhurst for carrying a weapon without a permit. In February, Parkhurst was originally charged by the Beltrami County Attorne...

 

Seasoned attorneys join AG Ellison's team pro bono in George Floyd case

July 13, 2020 (SAINT PAUL) — Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison today announced that four seasoned attorneys and trial lawyers have joined on a pro bono basis the prosecution team he leads in the George Floyd case. This team includes attorneys from the Minnesota Attorney General’s Office and the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office. “Out of respect for Judge...

 

Olympic Icon Billy Mills Comments on Washington D.C. Football Team Announcing Name Change

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Today, Billy Mills, Olympic Gold medalist, Oglala Lakota, and National Spokesperson for Running Strong for American Indian Youth spoke out on the Washington D.C. football team's decision to move away from their current name and imagery after years of protracted discussion. "It’s never too late to do the right thing," said Billy Mills, Olympic Gold medalist...

 

Gov. Walz Extends Peacetime Emergency Due To COVID-19 Outbreak

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Gov. Tim Walz has announced he is extending the state’s peacetime state of emergency due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, as the number of positive cases in Minnesota has been on the rise. The governor had previously extended the emergency order back in the middle of June. It was set to expire on Monday. The initial state of emergency was issued by...

 

Hennepin Healthcare recognized as part of an elite, international group of ECMO Centers of Excellence

Hennepin Healthcare’s Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) Program recently received the Award for Excellence in Life Support - Platinum Level, the highest designation level given by the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO). This award recognizes programs worldwide that distinguish themselves by having exceptional personnel, procedures, and systems in place...

 

DeVos Provides Little Clarity on School Reopening Push

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos brought little clarity to the Trump administration's aggressive push to reopen schools in a pair of television interviews Sunday. Pressed on how schools in areas with high rates of the coronavirus should protect children and communities, she provided few details. Also unclear: the details of repeated threats made by DeVos and President...

 

Pelosi says Trump 'messing with' children's health on school reopenings

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused President Donald Trump of “messing with” children’s health on Sunday and said federal guidelines on reopening schools amid the coronavirus outbreak should be mandatory. The Democratic House of Representatives leader sharply criticized the Trump administration for advocating a return to school in the fall as...

 

Spike in coronavirus cases means some schools won't open at all this fall

As coronavirus cases spike across California, some school districts are making the decision to keep campuses closed to most students and to educate them online next school year. Districts in Los Angeles County, which has more coronavirus cases than any county in the state, are preparing for the possibility of classes being completely online at the start of the school year. In...

 

Detroit will open schools this Monday

(CNN) - Detroit Public Schools are scheduled to open their doors Monday for the start of summer classes. It will be the first time schools will welcome back students for face-to-face instruction since the district closed in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Superintendent Nikolai Vitti said he sees a "desperate demand" for in-person learning, and that online teaching isn't...

 

As CARES Act helps some schools, many say it's just a down payment on what districts need to avoid financial disaster

When Congress passed a coronavirus relief package at the end of March, it offered schools a $13.2 billion lifeline to cope with the many unexpected costs of the coronavirus pandemic. But just over three months later, many districts have yet to benefit from the main pot of federal money meant to help schools. That’s true for a variety of reasons. In many states, school...

 

National Sexual Assault Hotline sees record demand during pandemic. Many reaching out are children.

Many of them call when they feel there is nowhere else to turn. The girl whose brother was brought home by the pandemic and began to abuse her again. The victim separated from her favorite teacher after a coronavirus-related school closure. The child who urgently needed help calling 911. As the coronavirus pandemic has engulfed the country, more children are reaching out to...

 

AG Ellison sues Trump Administration to stop new visa rule for international students

July 13, 2020 (SAINT PAUL) — Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellisontoday joined a coalition of 18 attorneys general in filing a lawsuit to stop a new federal rule that threatens to bar hundreds of thousands of international students from studying in the United States. The lawsuit, led by Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey and filed in the U.S. District Court in...

 
 By Mary Omen    News    July 14, 2020

Red Lake Elders picking up COVID Care Packages at Red Lake Community Center on Saturday - P2

Red Lake Elders picking up COVID Care Packages at Red Lake Community Center on Saturday, July 11, 2020...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    July 14, 2020

2020 Red Lake High School Graduation - P83

2020 Red Lake High School Graduation held on Saturday, May 23rd in Red Lake. Savannah M. Atkinson, Marlene Blue, Brisenia Bravo, LeShawnda Siseliyah Brun, Jayla Rose Caldwell, KayLynn Jean Chaboyea, Brooke Cloud, LeRiyah Jaden Cloud, Kyleigh J. Defoe-Graves, Joelle Drouillard, Daylen R. French, Autumn Eileen Holthusen, Kyra...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    July 14, 2020

2020 Red Lake High School Graduation - P84

2020 Red Lake High School Graduation held on Saturday, May 23rd in Red Lake. Savannah M. Atkinson, Marlene Blue, Brisenia Bravo, LeShawnda Siseliyah Brun, Jayla Rose Caldwell, KayLynn Jean Chaboyea, Brooke Cloud, LeRiyah Jaden Cloud, Kyleigh J. Defoe-Graves, Joelle Drouillard, Daylen R. French, Autumn Eileen Holthusen, Kyra...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    July 14, 2020

Looking Back to 2011 - Ponemah Labor Day Pow Wow - Friday Night Session - P4

Looking Back to 2011 - Ponemah Labor Day Pow Wow - Friday Night Session...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    July 14, 2020

Looking Back to 2011 - Ponemah Labor Day Pow Wow - Monday Session - P4

Looking Back to 2011 - Ponemah Labor Day Pow Wow - Monday Session...

 

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