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  • Roxanne Marie Wiley

    Apr 7, 2020

    Roxanne Marie Wiley March 19, 1959 ~ March 28, 2020 (age 61) Roxanne Marie Wiley, 69, of New Hope, Minnesota, passed away at Abbott Northwestern Hospital on Saturday, March 28, 2020. Roxanne was born March 19, 1951, on the Fond du Lac Reservation in Minnesota and grew up in Askov, Minnesota. Roxanne loved animals, gardening, crocheting and canning. She was a paid supporter of ASPCA. She enjoyed filling her birdfeeders and throwing bread out for her squirrels and racoons. She also loved...

  • Rosanne Kay (Bunker) Alvarado

    Apr 7, 2020

    Rosanne Kay (Bunker) Alvarado July 2, 1954 ~ April 2, 2020 (age 65) Rosanne Kay Bunker Alvarado, age 65, of NayTahWaush, Minnesota journeyed to the spirit world on Thursday, April 2nd, 2020 from her home. She was born July 2nd, 1954 to Phyllis (Ojibway) and Glenn Bunker in White Earth, MN. Rose was the 4th child of 8 and was raised in NayTahWaush with her family. As she got older, she went to the Chilocco Indian School and then later to Moorhead and Bemidji for college classes. She was a mother...

  • Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians Response to Northern Peace Funeral Home Letter of March 30, 2020

    Apr 7, 2020

    On March 30, 2020, Northern Peace Funeral Home wrote a letter to the Families of the Red Lake Nation, stating in part: "As of April 15, 2020, we will no longer assist with families from Red Lake unless families decide on direct cremation with a memorial service held at a later time, there is an insurance policy available to cover the costs, families pay the difference out of pocket at the time of arrangements or until the Red Lake burial fund is increased." Northern Peace Funeral Home Letter of...

  • Minnesota COVID-19 toll rises, but predicted impact falls

    Apr 7, 2020

    Gov. Tim Walz hinted Monday that he plans to extend the current stay-at-home order to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus in Minnesota, but with a tailored approach that allows some businesses to resume normal operations. While cases of COVID-19 continue to increase - with 30 deaths and 986 confirmed cases in the state so far - Walz said there are encouraging signs, including a confirmed case rate of around 17 per 100,000 people in Minnesota that is lowest among all states....

  • Trump, 3M reach 'amicable' deal on N95 mask supply

    Apr 7, 2020

    After days of bashing 3M, President Donald Trump said his administration and the Maplewood-based company have come to an "amicable" agreement to increase the supply of badly needed N95 respirator masks to U.S. health care workers. "The 3M saga ends very happily," Trump said during his news conference on Monday. "We're very proud now to deal with 3M." https://www.startribune.com/trump-3m-make-amicable-deal-on-n95-mask-supply/569425702/...

  • Minnesota police groups want locations of those infected with COVID-19 to protect first responders

    Apr 7, 2020

    Police across Minnesota are asking state authorities to share with them the location of people infected with COVID-19 to prevent the virus’ spread among first responders and the public. The state’s three largest professional law enforcement associations — the Minnesota Chiefs of Police Association, the Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association and the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association — appealed directly to Minnesota Department of Health Commissioner Jan Malcolm. https://www.startribune.com/minnesota-police-want-location...

  • COVID-19 fight looks different in Minnesota's border states

    Apr 7, 2020

    While Minnesotans are hunkered down at home under orders from the governor to slow the spread of COVID-19, political leaders in three neighboring states have stopped short of issuing a similar mandate. That's prompted concern over whether state officials in Iowa, South Dakota and North Dakota are doing enough to check the novel coronavirus that has swept the globe and caused infections and deaths to surge in the United States. https://www.startribune.com/covid-19-fight-looks-...

  • Grocery shopping levels still increasing but not at frenzied levels

    Apr 7, 2020

    Traffic and basket size at local supermarkets shifted from record- breaking to more modest jumps last week, allowing the stores to replenish shelves with basics and items for Easter and Passover meals. "The speed at which this occurred went from zero to 400 in four days," Curt Funk, senior vice president of merchandising for Lunds & Byerlys, said of the buying sprees in the past month. "We plan for many months for the Christmas surge, and this was worse, but sales are starting to level off...

  • From surplus to 'tsunami': Pandemic dims bright forecast for Minnesota's budget

    Apr 7, 2020

    A month ago, Minnesota leaders were debating how to use an anticipated $1.5 billion surplus. On Monday, they were facing a radically different picture of hiring freezes, potential deficits and plummeting revenue brought on by the COVID-19 crisis. "We are waiting for a tsunami of revenue to not show up," state economist Laura Kalambokidis warned a Senate working group Monday. https://www.startribune.com/covid-19-bashes-minnesota-budget/569420352/...

  • Small business bailout effort sees early struggles: 'We're all a little panicky right now'

    Apr 7, 2020

    After a rocky start, the federal government's $349 billion business bailout program continues to misfire, causing headaches for many business owners who can't find a lender to handle their application. The biggest concern is an announcement by Wells Fargo & Co. that it was immediately cutting off applications to the program because it had already received requests totaling $10 billion by Sunday night, which "will fill the company's capacity to lend under the program." https:/...

  • Japan to declare state of emergency for Tokyo, other areas

    Apr 7, 2020

    TOKYO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that he will declare a state of emergency for Tokyo and six other prefectures as early as Tuesday to bolster measures to fight the coronavirus, but that there will be no hard lockdowns. Abe also told reporters Monday that his government will launch a 108 trillion yen ($1 trillion) stimulus package - Japan's largest ever and nearly twice as much as expected - to help counter the economic impact of the pandemic, including cash payouts to households...

  • 4- DISTRICT ELECTION BOARDS - (RED LAKE, REDBY, PONEMAH, LITTLE ROCK)

    Apr 7, 2020

    VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT REPOST 4- DISTRICT ELECTION BOARDS - (RED LAKE, REDBY, PONEMAH, LITTLE ROCK)  SUPERVISOR  THREE (3) MEMBERS  TWO (2) ALTERNATES Open: April 6, 2020 Closing: April 13, 2020 @ 3:00 p.m. Primary Function: The Red Lake Tribal Council is seeking individuals interested in serving as a member of the District Election Boards for the upcoming 2020 Election. The District Election Boards are comprised of one supervisor, three members and two alternates. The District Election Board...

  • Attorney General Ellison and U.S. Attorney MacDonald announce coordinated fight against unlawful activity related to COVID-19

    Apr 7, 2020

    April 3, 2020 (SAINT PAUL) — Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison and United States Attorney for the District of Minnesota Erica H. MacDonald today jointly announced the formation of the Minnesota COVID-19 Action Team (MCAT), a coordinated statewide effort focused on swiftly investigating and prosecuting unlawful activity associated with the COVID-19 pandemic and enforcing all state and federal laws and executive orders to put an end to it. The MCAT urges the public to report any COVID-19-related criminal behavior, price-gouging, scams, c...

  • Attorney General Ellison: Governor Walz delivers testament to Minnesota's spirit and resilience

    Apr 7, 2020

    April 5, 2020 (SAINT PAUL) — Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison released the following statement about Governor Tim Walz’s State of the State speech this evening: “Governor Walz has delivered a testament to the spirit, grit, and resilience of our state and our people. The crisis is coming at us faster than we can meet it — and people, businesses, workers, and communities are drawing on Minnesotans’ strength and resilience as never before. We’re in for a long winter — and we’ll get through it together like Minnesotans always do. Ther...

  • 350 Easter Baskets distributed to Red Lake District Youth - P2

    Apr 7, 2020

    On Sunday, April 5, 2020, within 23 minutes, 350 Easter Baskets were distributed to Red Lake District youth. Cars were lining up at 9 AM on Sunday Morning. All volunteers wore masks and gloves and had very short contact with each driver.. Thank you so much AWayne J. Desjarlait, Jeffery Perkins, Julie Stately, Kelly Hill, Shayna Roberts and Brittany Reynolds....

  • Lady Warriors season ends with loss to Minneota 57-37 in first round of State Tournament - P17

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Apr 7, 2020

    As reported by KKCQ Sports Radio, top seed and defending state champion Minneota (31-1) scored the first seven points of the game and didn't look back, securing a 57-37 win over Red Lake (21-10) on Thursday in the 2020 MSHSL Class A Girls Basketball Tournament quarterfinals played at Maturi Pavilion on the campus of the University of Minnesota. The Vikings, seeking their third state title since 2013 and making their ninth state tournament run, will head to the state semifinals to face the...

  • Lady Warriors season ends with loss to Minneota 57-37 in first round of State Tournament - Set 2 - P17

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Apr 7, 2020

    As reported by KKCQ Sports Radio, top seed and defending state champion Minneota (31-1) scored the first seven points of the game and didn't look back, securing a 57-37 win over Red Lake (21-10) on Thursday in the 2020 MSHSL Class A Girls Basketball Tournament quarterfinals played at Maturi Pavilion on the campus of the University of Minnesota. The Vikings, seeking their third state title since 2013 and making their ninth state tournament run, will head to the state semifinals to face the...

  • Red Lake Lady Warriors win Section 8A Tournament with 64-54 win over Badger-Greenbush-Middle River - P20

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Apr 7, 2020

    FROM KKCQ SPORTS The Red Lake Warriors overcame foul trouble and a halftime deficit to win their third Section 8A championship in the last four years. With the Warriors trailing 21-20 at halftime, they scored the first six points of the second half to take a 26-21 lead, a lead they would not give up. Junior Kelanna McClain fouled out with 3:01 left in the game, but the Warriors were able to hold off a late charge by the Gators. Autumn Holthusen connected on four three pointers as Red Lake...

  • Warriors season ends with upset overtime loss to Blackduck 81-79 - P20

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Apr 7, 2020

    FROM KKCQ SPORTS Despite having two of their top players foul out during regulation, the Blackduck Drakes were able to advance in the East Sub-Section 8A Tournament with a thrilling overtime win over the Red Lake Warriors. Dylan Moen scored 20 points and Ethan Merrill added 19 for Blackduck as the Drakes improve to 19-8. Delwyn Holthusen had a huge game for the Warriors as he scored 30 points and pulled down 26 rebounds as the Warriors end their season at 15-12. Blackduck will play Cass...

  • Red Lake Warriors advance with 69-65 win over Kelliher-Northome - P21

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Apr 7, 2020

    Red Lake Warriors advance in Section 8A Boys Basketball Tournament with 69-65 win over Kelliher-Northome Will play Blackduck on Saturday, March 7th at the REA in Thief River Falls...

  • Lady Warriors advance to 8A Section Championship with 73-65 upset win over Fosston - P24

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Apr 7, 2020

    The Red Lake Warriors withstood a furious rally from the Fosston Greyhounds to earn a berth in the Section 8A Championship game on Friday night. With Red Lake leading by 19 points at 38-19, the Greyhounds closed the first half with a 6-0 run and trailed the Warriors 38-25 at halftime. The Greyhounds would eventually get to within one point at 47-46, but the Warriors responded with a quick 8-0 run to take back command of the game. Gerika Kingbird led the Warriors with 27 points as Red Lake...

  • #3 Lady Warriors step up game to knock off #2 Cass Lake-Bena 73-69 to advance in Class A - Section 8 Girls Basketball Tournament - P25

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Apr 7, 2020

    THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN – The Red Lake Lady Warriors had their work cut out for them in the second round of the Girls Section 8A Tournament, where they would be playing without one of their key players, Autumn Holthusen. Holthusen had 2 technical fouls called on her in Thursday night's game against Goodridge-Grygla resulting in a one game suspension. But Coach Randy Holthusen's game plan called for the rest of the team to step-up their game and that was exactly what they did. The girls ran hard a...

  • Red Lake Lady Warriors advance in Section 8A with 77-57 win over Goodridge/Grygla - P26

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Apr 7, 2020

    RED LAKE, MN - On December 12, 2019, the Red Lake Lady Warriors played the Goodridge/Grygla Chargers at the NCTC Tournament, losing 59-53. It was a different story on Thursday, February 27, 2020 when the two clashed in the opening round of Class A - Section 8 Girls Basketball in Red Lake. Goodridge/Grygla, seeded #6 in the tournament, scored first in the game and built up a 6-2 lead early, until the Lady Warriors, seeded #3, tied the score and went ahead 9-8 at the 12:28 mark of the first half....

  • Lady Warriors win 12th straight in impressive 100-76 victory over Pine River - P34

    Michael Barrett, RLNN|Apr 7, 2020

    RED LAKE, MN - The Red Lake Lady Warriors won their 12th straight game on Friday, February 14, 2020, taking a 48-38 halftime lead and having no trouble adding to it for the win, 100-76, Gerika Kingbird led all scorers with 36 points on the night, Autumn Holthusen added 29 and Kelanna McClain finished with 23. Olive Adkins led Pine River with 25 on the night, Ramsey Tulenchick hit for 17 and Ryle Hirshey had 11. Red Lake was 4 of 11 from the freethrow line, while Pine River shot 8 of 14. The...

  • Children May Miss Meals As School Food Service Workers Fall Ill

    Apr 7, 2020

    In Clark County, Nev., the nation's fifth-largest school district, a school food service worker has reportedly died of COVID-19. That death is one of around 40 recorded in the state of Nevada as of Friday afternoon. Just a few weeks ago NPR reported on the swift efforts to continue to get meals to children and their families, as schools shut their doors in response to the spreading coronavirus. The school lunch program in typical times feeds nearly 30 million U.S. children. h...

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