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State Superintendent of Schools Thanks Tribes for Investing in Education

CATOOSA, Okla. – Oklahoma's State Superintendent of Public Instruction thanked tribes for their contributions to the state's educational goals recently. Joy Hofmeister spoke at a quarterly meeting of the Inter-Tribal Council of the Five Civilized Tribes Jan. 10 at...

 

The 2020 Census starts tomorrow. Will Native Americans be undercounted?

As the sun comes up at around 10 a.m. on Jan. 17, census workers will begin trekking through some of the most remote parts of the country to carry out a constitutional duty — a count of all people, citizens and noncitizens, living in the U.S. The 2020 census will begin early in Alaska, one of the few places where...

 

Supreme Court affirms Red Lake officer acted within authority

The state’s highest court has affirmed that Red Lake Tribal Police officers have the authority to arrest and expel those being unlawful within the reservation’s boundaries. In an opinion published today by the Minnesota Supreme Court, the decision affirmed that a Red Lake officer acted within his authority when he...

 

The Real Cost of Smoking by State

Smoking doesn’t just ruin your health. It can also burn a nasty hole through your wallet. Tobacco use accounts for nearly half a million deaths in the U.S. each year and is the leading cause of lung cancer, according to the American Lung Association. Even those around tobacco smokers aren’t safe from its harmful...

 

Minnesota lakes and streams need a low-salt diet

As the snow and ice arrive, so does the recurring battle to manage paved surfaces. Salt – used to de-ice our paved surfaces – is commonly over-applied. We scatter an estimated 445,000 tons of chloride-laden salt in Minnesota each year. More than 70 percent of that mixes with stormwater and ends up in our lakes,...

 

Another Great Day at the Boys and Girls Club - P2

Another Great Day at the Boys and Girls Club! Over 100 youth come through our doors today. We had over 60 kids show up for the first day of Little League Basketball evaluations. For Culture Tuesday's; Marcus Tyler held his weekly Ojibwe Language table and club staff,...

 

TSA apologizes to Native American traveler for offensive treatment at Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport

An official of the Transportation Security Administration apologized Tuesday to a Native American air traveler who says an agent treated her offensively at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Tara Houska has had past trouble with her braids setting off...

 

Another Great Day at the Boys and Girls Club

Another Great Day at the Boys and Girls Club! Over 100 youth come through our doors today. We had over 60 kids show up for the first day of Little League Basketball evaluations. For Culture Tuesday's; Marcus Tyler held his weekly Ojibwe Language table and club staff,...

 

Politically Incorrect

When comedians Bruce Williams and Terry Ree first came on the scene, political correctness wasn't a "thing," but ranting politics was definitely their thing. They didn't necessarily take sides - they took aim at everybody. If individuals were in the public eye and they...

 

Read Harder: A Book in Any Genre Written by a Native, First Nations, or Indigenous Author

This list of books by Native, First Nations, or Indigenous authors for the 2020 Read Harder Challenge is sponsored by TBR: Tailored Book Recommendations. TBR is Book Riot’s subscription service offering Tailored Book Recommendations for readers of all stripes. Been dreaming of a “Stitch Fix for books?” Now...

 

A Minnesota foundation expands to give grants to first responders and military members

A local foundation is filling in gaps in funding to support training and equipment for Minnesota first responders and the families of those killed in the line of duty. The Front Line Foundation, formerly Friends of SWAT Minnesota, renamed and expanded in 2018 to...

 

Over $1 Million in Grants Awarded in Third Year of Native Language Immersion Initiative

LONGMONT, Colorado (January 9, 2020) – First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) announced twelve new grantees under the third year of its Native Language Immersion Initiative (NLII). First Nations launched the initiative in 2017 as a three-year project to...

 
 By Liz Hill    Features    January 13, 2020

Five Indigenous-Made Films Premiering at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival

Following founder and President Robert Redford's original vision, Sundance Institute has remained committed to supporting Indigenous artists throughout the Institute's history. This has established a rich legacy of work and has supported more than 350 filmmakers...

 

Indian Country Today adds two national correspondents

Award-winning journalists Joaqlin Estus and Dalton Walker bring years of experience to the news organization Joaqlin Estus and Dalton Walker will join Indian Country Today as national correspondents. Both journalists will begin in January. https://ne...

 

Thank and honor to all who serve and protect our Red Lake Nation communities

Today, January 9th, 2020 is National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. We, the Red Lake Tribal Council, would like to take a minute to thank and honor all who serve and protect our Red Lake Nation communities. Chi-Miigwetch for your hard work & s...

 
 By Mary Omen    Features    January 10, 2020

Red Lake Youth Bingo held on Wednesday at Community Center - P2

Red Lake Youth Bingo was held on Wednesday, January 8,2020 at the Red Lake Community Center....

 
 By Mary Omen    Features    January 9, 2020

Red Lake Youth Bingo held on Wednesday at Community Center

Red Lake Youth Bingo was held on Wednesday, January 8,2020 at the Red Lake Community Center....

 

About 600 Elders attend Red Lake Nation Elder's Christmas Party held on Friday, December 20, 2019 - P10

RED LAKE, MN - About 600 Red Lake Nation elders attended the annual Red Lake Nation Elder's Christmas Party held on Friday, December 20, 2019. The event featured a roast beef dinner, live music by Cadillac Country, while 500 candy bags were handed out, and $20.00 gift...

 

About 600 Elders attend Red Lake Nation Elder's Christmas Party held on Friday, December 20, 2019 - P9

RED LAKE, MN - About 600 Red Lake Nation elders attended the annual Red Lake Nation Elder's Christmas Party held on Friday, December 20, 2019. The event featured a roast beef dinner, live music by Cadillac Country, while 500 candy bags were handed out, and $20.00 gift...

 

American Indian Resource Center At BSU Names New Executive Director

Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College has named BSU alumna Chrissy Koch as the new executive director of the American Indian Resource Center. Koch has been the American Indian Resource Center's outreach specialist since July 2019. During that time,...

 

Tackling the Native American achievement gap

More than 130,000 of Oklahoma's roughly 703,000 public school students are Native American. Despite recent publicized movements to be more culturally sensitive (generally through changing mascot names) schools rarely address the bullying many of these students...

 

WVU researchers examine log structures to find answers about Native American history

MORGANTOWN - West Virginia University researchers are taking a close look at trees and ring-data to find out more about the historical relationship between European settlers and Native Americans. Geography graduate student Kristen de Graauw and Professor Amy Hessl...

 

'Parental burnout' is a growing problem

As a nurse, Erin Werley was used to 12-hour shifts sometimes stretching into 15, constantly being on her feet and feeling high levels of stress. But nothing prepared her for the demands of motherhood. http://www.startribune.com/parental-burnout-is-a-...

 

Why We Desperately Need To Bring Back Vocational Training In Schools

Throughout most of U.S. history, American high school students were routinely taught vocational and job-ready skills along with the three Rs: reading, writing and arithmetic. Indeed readers of a certain age are likely to have fond memories of huddling over wooden...

 

About 600 Elders attend Red Lake Nation Elder's Christmas Party held on Friday, December 20, 2019 - P9

RED LAKE, MN - About 600 Red Lake Nation elders attended the annual Red Lake Nation Elder's Christmas Party held on Friday, December 20, 2019. The event featured a roast beef dinner, live music by Cadillac Country, while 500 candy bags were handed out, and $20.00 gift...

 

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