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Darci Renae Moran

Darci Renae Moran April 5, 1976 ~ August 4, 2019 (age 43) Darci Renae Moran, 43, passed away peacefully August 5th 2019, at her home in Mahnomen, MN. Darci Renae Moran was born April 5th 1976 in Detroit Lakes, MN to Dale and Lenore (Greene) Moran. She was raised and educated in Detroit Lakes, MN. She attended Rossman...

 

Protesters chant as Trump visits Dayton, El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - Aiming to play the traditional role of healer during national tragedy, President Donald Trump paid visits Wednesday to cities reeling from mass shootings that left 31 dead and dozens more wounded. But his divisive words preceded him, large protests greeted him and biting political attacks soon followed. The...

 

One of 2 sisters badly burned while alone in van outside Fridley Walmart dies, manslaughter charges filed

One of two young sisters badly burned when two vans parked side-by-side caught fire outside a Fridley Walmart has died, and manslaughter charges filed Wednesday say a man's hot stove in the van next to the girls' vehicle ignited the blaze. Six-year-old Ty'rah White died Tuesday night while being treated at HCMC, said Anoka...

 

2 arrested after 3 shot, wounded in Maplewood; Regions Hospital briefly locked down

Two suspects were in custody after three people were shot and wounded, one critically, Wednesday evening in Maplewood. According to emergency radio transmissions, the shootings took place in a residential area at S. McKnight Road and E. Pond Avenue. http://www.startribune.com/2-arrested-after-3-shot-and-wounded-in-maplewood/526518991/...

 

John M. Gehay

John M. Gehay April 09, 1950 - August 07, 2019 John M. Gehay, age 69, of Mahnomen, MN, died Wednesday, August 7, 2019, at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, ND. John, the son of John C. and June (Molten) Gehay, was born on April 9, 1950 in Enid Oklahoma. He spent his early childhood following his father’s Air Force career,...

 

'Do something!': Minnesotans rally to call for more curbs on guns

Chanting, "Do something!," several hundred Minnesotans rallied on the State Capitol steps Wednesday evening to demand that lawmakers act to curb gun violence in the wake of mass shootings in Texas and Ohio. The rally was sponsored by the groups Protect Minnesota and Moms Demand Action and featured emotional speeches by Gov. Tim...

 

Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue, during Minnesota visit, says 'ball is in China's court'

MORGAN, Minn. – A day after China said it would stop buying food from American farmers, the top U.S. agriculture official said "the ball is in China's court" to end the yearlong trade war. U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, appearing at the Farmfest show in south-central Minnesota on Wednesday, said hard-liners in...

 

Minnesota Department of Transportation says clearing winter roads cost $133 million

Last winter was long and harsh, and the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) said Wednesday it was pretty expensive, too. In one of the most severe winters in the past decade, MnDOT spent $133 million to clear roads throughout the state, an increase of 7% over the previous year. With a population of about 5.6 million,...

 

FDA to require enhanced warnings on labels of certain drug-coated medical devices

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration will allow medical devices for the legs coated with the drug paclitaxel to remain on the market, but with increased scrutiny and enhanced patient warnings after the discovery that the devices are associated with long-term higher risks of death. An updated letter to doctors posted by the FDA...

 

In Polish village, no boys have been born in almost a decade

MIEJSCE ODRZANSKIE, Poland – The popular Polish science-fiction film "Sexmission," a wild comedy satirizing life under Communist rule, envisioned a dystopian future in which men are extinct and the world is ruled by female technocrats. In the small village of Miejsce Odrzanskie, overlooking the Oder River in southern Poland,...

 

Largest US immigration raids in a decade net 680 arrests

MORTON, Miss. - U.S. immigration officials raided seven Mississippi chicken processing plants Wednesday, arresting 680 mostly Latino workers in the largest workplace sting in at least a decade. The raids, planned months ago, happened just hours before President Donald Trump visited El Paso, Texas, the majority-Latino border...

 

BP: Leech Lake Band: State agency told tribal officials Medicaid billing was correct

ST. PAUL — The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe has produced email correspondence that the band says proves the state of Minnesota should be on the hook for more than $13 million in potential overbilling of federal drug-treatment funds. According to the American Indian band and the email chain it produced Wednesday, Aug. 7, officials with the Minnesota Department of Human Services...

 

BP: Blackwell Jr. leaves AIRC at BSU

BEMIDJI -- Bill Blackwell Jr. has resigned as executive director of the American Indian Resource Center at Bemidji State University. Blackwell announced his decision to resign to staff on Monday, said Ann Humphrey, assistant director of the AIRC. She could not elaborate on any other details on his departure....

 
 By Nathan Bowe    Politics    August 8, 2019

Fairbanks sweeps to victory in White Earth tribal chairman race

Michael Fairbanks rode a wave of support from across the reservation Tuesday to become the next chairman of the White Earth Nation. In a special election, he defeated Brent Gish 1,352 votes to 679 votes, winning lopsided victories in all the big precincts from around the reservation: Fairbanks won 246 votes to 86 votes in White...

 

White Earth Chippewa Band Elects New Chairman

WHITE EARTH, MINN. (KFGO) – Michael Fairbanks has been elected Chairman of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe in a special general election held Tuesday. Fairbanks defeated Brent Gish, on a vote of 1,352 to 679, to fill out the one year remaining in the term of Tribal Chairman Terry Tibbetts, who died in March. Fairbanks has...

 

Peterson Hosts Agriculture Secretary at Minnesota Farmfest

REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. (August 7, 2019) – House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson hosted Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue during a bipartisan listening session with members of the House Agriculture Committee and other members of Congress this morning at the annual Minnesota Farmfest. Peterson issued the following statement after the listening session: “With...

 

Lightning Link Slot Machine Progressive goes off for $43,499.27 at Red Lake Casino

Seven Clans Casino-Red Lake had a big winner on their floor on Tuesday, August 6, 2019. Karen Holstein-Bedeau won big on one of their Lightning Link Slot Machines for $43,499.27....

 

New website geared toward people with hearing loss

People with hearing loss can learn more about assistive technology, communications access and other issues at a new website launched this week by the Minnesota Department of Human Services. The site is designed for people who are deaf, hard of hearing, deafblind and late-deafened; people experiencing age-related hearing loss; and people who live, work and provide services to...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    August 8, 2019

Government-to-Government Tribal-State Relations Training hosted by Red Lake Nation - P2

RED LAKE, MN - A two-day training seminar was hosted by the Red Lake Tribe on Monday, August 5 and Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at the Red Lake Nation College. Facilitated by Dr. Joseph Bauerkemper, Associate Profession, University of Minnesota-Duluth, after the opening ceremony and invocation, Red Lake Tribal Chairman Darrell Seki...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    August 8, 2019

Traditional Blessing held for New Red Lake Trading Post scheduled to open this weekend - P2

RED LAKE, MN - The move continues for the new Red Lake Trading Post, which began on Monday, July 29, 2019 when they started relocating their existing gas pumps from their current site. Fuel was available July 31st at their new location across the street. The rest of the store will open on Friday or Saturday. In an earlier...

 

Red Lake Boys & Girls Club Hosts National Night Out - P2

RED LAKE, MN - The Red Lake Boys & Girls Club held National Night Out on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at their facility. Numerous activities took place throughout the evening, including bounce houses, a BBQ, several youth games and drawings for the kids. National Night Out is a family event at the Club towards the end of every...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    August 8, 2019

Redby Community Feast held at New Redby Center - P3

The Redby Community Feast was held at New Redby Center on Monday, August 5, 2019. On the menu was hamburgers, brats, hot dogs, potato salad, baked beans, potato chips, watermelon and pop or water. Sponsored by the Red Lake Nation College, President Dan King did a small presentation and presented surveys to those in attendance...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    August 8, 2019

Red Lake Hospital Emergency Department has Blessing and Open House - P5

According to a release from the Red Lake Tribal Council, the Red Lake Indian Health Services Hospital entered into a P.L. 93-638 construction Contract in May 2017 with Red Lake Builders, Inc, a construction company owned by the Red Lake Tribe, to expand the Emergency Department, renovate existing space to accommodate a new...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    August 8, 2019

23rd Annual Sobriety Run started from Red Lake Pow Wow Grounds - P7

RED LAKE, MN - "Mind, Body, Spirit" is the theme of the 23rd Annual Spirit Run, formerly "Sobriety Run" sponsored by the Red Lake Chemical Health programs of Red Lake. The Leech Lake Youth Chemical Dependency Prevention Programs and the Mash Ka Wisen Treatment Center of Sawyer, Minnesota also co-sponsored the event. The...

 
 By Michael Barrett    News    August 8, 2019

St. Mary's Mission Annual Parish Festival held on Sunday, July 28, 2019 - P11

St. Mary's Mission Annual Parish Festival was held on Sunday, July 28, 2019 beginning at noon. There were about 200 people that were in attendance, which featured a walleye dinner and prize drawings in the end....

 

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