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Cobell checks arrive in Red Lake

Cobell checks arrive in Red Lake

On Thursday, September 18, 2014, Cobell checks started to arrive in Red Lake, Redby and Ponemah. Some got them; others didn't just yet. They should continue to arrive within the next few days. For more information, please visit http://www.indiantrust.com. Photographs "borrowed" from...

'No excuse' voting polls open Friday in Red Lake, bill author visits site

RED LAKE -- "Biinjwebinigedaa" didn't exactly roll off Rep. Steve Simon's tongue Thursday afternoon, but that was exactly why he was in Red Lake. Simon, DFL-Hopkins, traveled to the Red Lake Indian Reservation to meet with the Red Lake Political Education Committee and view one of the absentee voting sites his bill made possible. Simon drafted HF 894, the "no excuses absentee voting bill," which...

One of the Largest Gigabit Networks in the United States Coming to Northern Minnesota

(Bemidji, MN) (September 18, 2014) –Paul Bunyan Communications announced today that it is launching the GigaZone, their new advanced regional Gigabit fiber network that will be one of the largest Gigabit networks in the country. "This is a big day for our cooperative, members, and the region we serve. We've always been committed to giving our region the best possible communication services....

New Sign dedicated at Ponemah School - P5

On September 16, 2014 the Ponemah School dedicated their new school sign that was recently finished a week or so ago. Commissioned by Patrick Desjarlait Jr., the project was a couple years in the making and beautifully represented the community of Ponemah. Lunch was served to those participating in the dedication, followed by Honor Songs by the Ponemah School Drum, along with comments from...

New Sign dedicated at Ponemah School - P6

On September 16, 2014 the Ponemah School dedicated their new school sign that was recently finished a week or so ago. Commissioned by Patrick Desjarlait Jr., the project was a couple years in the making and beautifully represented the community of Ponemah. Lunch was served to those participating in the dedication, followed by Honor Songs by the Ponemah School Drum, along with comments from...

7th Annual Duluth Urban Office Picnic held at Lincoln Park - P9

The 7th Annual Duluth Urban Office Picnic was held at Lincoln Park in Duluth on Saturday, August 23, 2014. Some of the activities included gunny sack races, Bigfoot races, a Water Balloon toss, a Potato Dance, Tug-O-War and Musical...

7th Annual Duluth Urban Office Picnic held at Lincoln Park - P10

The 7th Annual Duluth Urban Office Picnic was held at Lincoln Park in Duluth on Saturday, August 23, 2014. Some of the activities included gunny sack races, Bigfoot races, a Water Balloon toss, a Potato Dance, Tug-O-War and Musical...

7th Annual Duluth Urban Office Picnic held at Lincoln Park - P11

The 7th Annual Duluth Urban Office Picnic was held at Lincoln Park in Duluth on Saturday, August 23, 2014. Some of the activities included gunny sack races, Bigfoot races, a Water Balloon toss, a Potato Dance, Tug-O-War and Musical...

2014 Ponemah Labor Day Pow Wow - P35

2014 Ponemah Labor Day Pow Wow held in Ponemah, Minnesota August 29th through September...

2014 Ponemah Labor Day Pow Wow - P36

2014 Ponemah Labor Day Pow Wow held in Ponemah, Minnesota August 29th through September...

Morongo awards thousands in college, graduate scholarships

Now in its 10th year, the tribally funded Rodney T. Mathews Jr. Scholarship program has provided $340,000 in support of college educations for Native...  Website

Red Lake JV wins again, 42-20 over Laporte

On Wednesday, September 18, 2014, the Red Lake Warrior JV team hosted Laporte. The Warriors drew first blood immediately, Laporte answered in their first drive, with Red Lake coming right back with a TD run by Michael Seki Jr. Seki would continue to score, ending the afternoon with 5 touchdowns. Another nice play was a 40 yard TD pass to Justin Barrett from Kendell Whitefeather in the 4th...

Red Lake JV wins again, 42-20 over Laporte - P2

On Wednesday, September 18, 2014, the Red Lake Warrior JV team hosted Laporte. The Warriors drew first blood immediately, Laporte answered in their first drive, with Red Lake coming right back with a TD run by Michael Seki Jr. Seki would continue to score, ending the afternoon with 5 touchdowns. Another nice play was a 40 yard TD pass to Justin Barrett from Kendell Whitefeather in the 4th...

Red Lake Girls battle Kelliher-Northome right to the end, but not enouth to win - P19

The Red Lake Girls Volleyball Team hosted Kelliher-Northome on Tuesday, September 9, 2014. The JV Girls were swept 2-0 in their match, while the varsity took their first game, lost the second, won the third, lost the fourth, and while leading in the 5th and final game towards the end, came up short for the victory. Still looking for their first win on the season, they travel to Cass Lake on...

Red Lake Girls battle Kelliher-Northome right to the end, but not enouth to win - P20

The Red Lake Girls Volleyball Team hosted Kelliher-Northome on Tuesday, September 9, 2014. The JV Girls were swept 2-0 in their match, while the varsity took their first game, lost the second, won the third, lost the fourth, and while leading in the 5th and final game towards the end, came up short for the victory. Still looking for their first win on the season, they travel to Cass Lake on...

Home Depot says data breach affected 56 million debit and credit cards, malware eliminated

NEW YORK — Home Depot said Thursday that a data breach that lasted for months at its stores in the U.S. and Canada affected 56 million debit and credit cards, far more than a pre-Christmas 2013 attack on Target...  Website

State jobs picture brightens as Minnesota added 6,100 jobs in August

Minnesota employers added 6,100 jobs in August, the state said Thursday, an increase driven by gains in construction, temp work and administrative support...  Website

Beltrami GOP event draws some big names: Mills, Westrom, others attend

BEMIDJI -- A bevy of big-name GOP candidates spoke to a standing-room only crowd at the Beltrami County Republicans annual banquet...  Website

UPDATE: Cayuga Nation leadership standoff continues as Unity Council group splits off

As police presence was required for a second straight day at Cayuga Indian Nation of New York property in Union Springs, representatives of two factions within the tribe have issued calls for a resolution to the leadership...  Website

Bill Would Give Tribes IRS Relief

The US House has unanimously passed a bill ensuring that certain tribal government programs and services won't be taxed by the...  Website

OFFICE ASSISTANT/TEACHER ASSISTANT - OSHKIIMAAJITAHDAH CHILD CARE PROGRAM

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT OFFICE ASSISTANT/TEACHER ASSISTANT OSHKIIMAAJITAHDAH CHILD CARE PROGRAM (NEW BEGINNINGS PROGRAM) Open Date: September 22, 2014 Closing Date: October 2, 2014 @ 3:00 p.m. PRIMARY FUNCTION: Perform 70% Teacher Assistant and 30% Office Assistant duties as listed below. Reports to Child Care Director, full-time position with benefits, salary $9.00 hrly w/.50 increase after...