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Lynx Host Native American Heritage Night

8 members file for 2-year Red Lake Representative seat

Eight Red Lake District members have filed for the Red Lake Representative seat of former Representative Donald "Dudie" May, who passed away on March 8th of this year. A Special Election is scheduled for Wednesday, September 17, 2014 to fill that unexpired term. If no one candidate receives more than 50% of the votes, a Run Off Election will probably be scheduled for October 2014. After the...

SUSPECT IN CUSTODY AFTER SHOOTING A 17 YEAR OLD

At approximately 10:00 PM, the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a 17 year old female reporting she had been shot several times when she was standing on the deck of her home in the 6300 block of Palomino Drive NW, Eckles Township. Responding Deputies found her inside the door to her residence and immediately began first aid until EMS from Bemidji Ambulance Service and...

Woman pleads guilty to stabbing; victim was found outside Beltrami County Jail

BEMIDJI -- A woman plead guilty today in Beltrami County Court to stabbing a woman in June. Jenna Catherine Roy, 22, of Bemidji, is accused of stabbing a woman three times on June 14. Her victim was found sitting on the ground outside the Beltrami County Jail. Roy is charged with second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. She faces up to seven years imprisonment and a $14,000 fine. According to court documents, the female victim was stabbed...

Grand Opening held at new Little Rock Center - P13

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, the Little Rock Community held its Grand Opening for its new Community Center, located just south of their older one. Although there is still some construction taking place, a ribbon cutting ceremony was conducted and about 200 people came out to take part in the ceremony. Members of the Red Lake Tribal Council presented remarks and included Little Rock Representatives...

Grand Opening held at new Little Rock Center - P14

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, the Little Rock Community held its Grand Opening for its new Community Center, located just south of their older one. Although there is still some construction taking place, a ribbon cutting ceremony was conducted and about 200 people came out to take part in the ceremony. Members of the Red Lake Tribal Council presented remarks and included Little Rock Representatives...

2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon - P34

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2014 July Celebration - Saturday Afternoon - P35

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President Obama declares disaster in eight counties in Southwest MN

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Minnesota to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms, straight-line winds, flooding, landslides, and mudslides during the period of June 11 to July 11, 2014. The President's action makes federal funding available to state and...

Minnesota doctors may be in short supply

ST. PAUL — Primary care doctors soon may be in short supply, a Minnesota Hospital Association report showed on...  Website

Bemidji man pleads not guilty to criminal sexual conduct

BEMIDJI -- A 20-year-old Bemidji man plead not guilty Tuesday to a felony criminal sexual conduct charge in Beltrami County...  Website

The National Indian Education Association Returns to Alaska

The National Indian Education Association will be returning to Alaska for their 45th Annual Convention and Tradeshow. The four-day Convention will take place at the Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center in downtown Anchorage from 15-18 October 2014. The 2,000 teachers, school administrators, tribal leaders, and higher education faculty expected to attend NIEA 2014 will have daily agendas packed with more than 100 workshops focusing on...

Potential E. coli Cases Reported on Minnesota Indian Reservation

Minnesota health officials reportedly have confirmed up to a dozen cases of foodborne illness potentially linked to E. coli on the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Reservation about 15 miles west of Duluth, MN. Tribal leaders are working with the state to try and find out how many people have been impacted and what the source of the illnesses might have been. There have been a number of ...

A full court press on life: Schimmel family emphasizes success beyond the court

Sometimes basketball isn't just about basketball. WNBA All-Star Shoni Schimmel's success on the basketball court touched a chord with Sunday's crowd of 800 at the Inn of the Mountain Gods. Attended by over 350 children ages seven to 18 from Mescalero, Tularosa, Hondo and Ruidoso, Monday's sports camp focused on basketball fundamentals as well as giving local youth the confidence to go out into the...  Website

Lynx Host Native American Heritage Night

A few hundred Red Lakers traveled to Minneapolis and the Target Center on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 for the Minnesota Lynx vs. Atlanta Dream women's basketball game. The main draw, was Shoni Schimmel, the first Native American to play in the WNBA. The Minnesota Lynx game against the Atlanta Dream was also Native American Heritage Night presented by Treasure Island Resort & Casino and the Prairie ...

Lynx Host Native American Heritage Night - P2

A few hundred Red Lakers traveled to Minneapolis and the Target Center on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 for the Minnesota Lynx vs. Atlanta Dream women's basketball game. The main draw, was Shoni Schimmel, the first Native American to play in the WNBA. The Minnesota Lynx game against the Atlanta Dream was also Native American Heritage Night presented by Treasure Island Resort & Casino and the Prairie ...

Lynx Host Native American Heritage Night - P3

A few hundred Red Lakers traveled to Minneapolis and the Target Center on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 for the Minnesota Lynx vs. Atlanta Dream women's basketball game. The main draw, was Shoni Schimmel, the first Native American to play in the WNBA. The Minnesota Lynx game against the Atlanta Dream was also Native American Heritage Night presented by Treasure Island Resort & Casino and the Prairie ...

1st Annual Scruff Scramble 2014 held at Castle Highlands Golf Course - P5

The 1st Annual Scruff Scramble 2014 was held at Castle Highlands Golf Course on Saturday, July 19, 2014. 1st Place - Misko Spears, Chris Jourdain, Rob McNeal, Scott Lussier 2nd Place - Arn Wood, Russ Smith, Sean Lussier, Mike Beaulieu 3rd Place - Justin Jourdain, Alex Barrett, Rick Barrett, Mike Jourdain Longest Drive - Mike Beaulieu Longest Putt - Scott Lussier...

st Annual Scruff Scramble 2014 held at Castle Highlands Golf Course - P6

The 1st Annual Scruff Scramble 2014 was held at Castle Highlands Golf Course on Saturday, July 19, 2014. 1st Place - Misko Spears, Chris Jourdain, Rob McNeal, Scott Lussier 2nd Place - Arn Wood, Russ Smith, Sean Lussier, Mike Beaulieu 3rd Place - Justin Jourdain, Alex Barrett, Rick Barrett, Mike Jourdain Longest Drive - Mike Beaulieu Longest Putt - Scott Lussier...

Aspiring Winona State football player dies during workout

A former University of Illinois football player hoping to play his final collegiate seasons at Winona State University collapsed and died Monday night at the Minnesota...  Website

Moore's career night leads Lynx over Atlanta in 2 OT

Sitting back in her chair, her joints encased in ice, Maya Moore...  Website

Coby Felsman beats the odds at North American Indigenous Games

He drives to the hoop, changes direction, then sinks his shot. Standing at five feet six inches tall, 16-year-old Coby Felsman moves with the speed and dexterity of a...  Website

First TargetExpress opens its doors in Dinkytown near U

Super-sizing in retail is so yesterday. Instead, Target is going even smaller with its new store...  Website

Ho-Chunk, Inc. CEO Receives Award from U.S. Department of Commerce Agency

Lance Morgan launched the Ho-Chunk, Inc. in 1994 as the economic development corporation of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska. Now the president and CEO is receiving the Advocate of the Year Award by the U.S. Department of Commerce's Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) at the end of this month. Morgan will be honored during a special ceremony at the 2014 National Minority Enterprise...

Mohegans break ground for first chain restaurant

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — The Mohegan Tribe is breaking ground for the first of 15 planned “Arooga’s Grille House and Sports Bar” chain restaurants in New...  Website

Seminole Tribe expands Noble juice business

You might notice a new brand in your grocer's juice aisle. The Seminole Tribe of Florida is launching a marketing campaign for Seminole Pride Noble, after buying a majority interest in a juice processing operation in Central...  Website

Dayton asks for earlier release of MNsure policy rates

ST. PAUL — Long before Minnesotans go to the polls in November, they should have a good idea of what health insurance premiums will look like for next...  Website

Franken rejects MPR debate

ST. PAUL — U.S. Sen. Al Franken's re-election campaign says he will not take part in a traditional Minnesota State Fair...  Website

Dayton wants health insurers to reveal 2015 rates on Oct. 1

Election-year politics are shining a spotlight on health insurance rates, with Gov. Mark Dayton now asking the state’s insurance plans to voluntarily agree to release them on Oct....  Website

IBIA finally hands down C&A decision after 3 years

CONCHO, Okla. – After more than three years, the Interior Board of Indian Appeals has handed down a decision in the leadership dispute within the Cheyenne and Arapaho...  Website

Tribe reels as its own leaders 'become our oppressors'

In the continued absence of a constitution to ensure government accountability, an atmosphere of fear and intimidation took hold on the Indian Township...  Website

Pechanga Announces Tribal Council Election Results

The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians today announced the results of elections for the seven-member Tribal Council held this past Saturday. Chairman Mark Macarro, 50, was re-elected to his tenth consecutive two-year term as Chairman. Also re-elected to the Tribal Council were Andrew Masiel, Sr.; Robert “RJ” Munoa; Russell “Butch” Murphy; Catalina R. Chacon; and Corrina Garbani-Sanchez. Former Councilman Marc Luker was also elected to...

Vote On Shannon County Name Change Set For November

PINE RIDGE, SD - It's set: Shannon County voters will decide in November whether to change the name of the southwest South Dakota county to Oglala Lakota...  Website

Connie Jean Stillday

Connie Jean Stillday March 31, 1969 - July 17, 2014 Connie Jean Stillday, 45, of Red Lake, MN passed away at the Sanford Hospital in Fargo on Thursday, July 17, 2014. She was born on March 31, 1969 in Red Lake, the daughter of Robert and Mary Jane (Mason) Stillday. Connie grew up and attended school in Red Lake and received her GED. She loved to decorate her house, being with her grandchildren,...

Anne Elizabeth Rock

Anne Elizabeth Rock Born: Wed., Nov. 19, 1958 Died: Mon., Jul. 14, 2014 Anne Elizabeth Rock of Phoenix, AZ died peacefully on July 14, 2014. Anne was born in St. Paul, MN to Samuel J. and Janis L. Rock on November 19, 1958. She grew up in the Forest Lake, MN area and attended Forest Lake High School and later moved to Arizona where she graduated from West High School in 1977. She graduated from...

Palliative Care Team at the Red Lake Hospital to host 5th Annual Memorial Service at the Red Lake Casino

The Palliative Care Team at the Red Lake Hospital is hosting the 5th Annual Memorial Service at the Red Lake Casino on Thursday July 24th from 6-8 pm. We will be honoring the lives of those who passed away between May 1, 2013 and April 30, 2014. We had a typo on the invitations we sent out--instead of Thursday, we mistakenly had Wednesday July 24th, for which we apologize. Personal invitations were sent to the next of kin who were requested to...

"Social Security and Your Benefits"

"Should I start my Social Security benefits at age 62? 65? 66? How do I sign-up for Medicare? How much can I earn after retirement? Is my spouse entitled to Benefits?? "Social Security and Your Benefits" Where: Red Lake Hospital 1:00 – 3:00 PM Training Red Lake Casino 5:00 - ?? When: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Where: Red Lake Humanities Health Fair 10:0am - ?? When: Thursday, July 24, 2014...

Red Lake Housing Authority - SURPLUS PROPERTY SALE BID FROM

Please submit bid form showing your highest price for the purchase of the material listed below. Return this copy to us properly filled out stating your bid price. The Red Lake Housing Authority makes no warranty as to the fitness or condition of said items and the purchaser bidding must agree to purchase said items as-is, where-is, and in compliance with all terms and conditions stated in the bid. The Red Lake Housing Authority reserves the...

RECEPTIONIST - RED LAKE NATION TRIBAL COURTS

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT RECEPTIONIST RED LAKE NATION TRIBAL COURTS OPEN: July 22, 2014 CLOSING: August 1, 2014 @ 3:00 p.m. PRIMARY FUNCTION: Under the supervision of the Court Administrator, performs receptionist duties and various clerical support functions for the court clerk staff. Responsible for answering phones and routing calls to the proper destination. Full-time position w/benefits, salary; ...

On-Call Child Care Technician-GROUP HOME - CHEMICAL HEALTH PROGRAMS

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT On-Call Child Care Technician-GROUP HOME CHEMICAL HEALTH PROGRAMS Open: July 22, 2014 Closing: Until Filled! Primary Function: Assist in the care and guidance of adolescents as described below. Full-time position w/benefits, salary $9.00 hrly w/.50 increase after successful completion of 90-day probationary period; reports to the Supervisor of Red Lake Group Home. Essential...

RESTAURANT CHEF/ KITCHEN MANAGER - Seven Clans Casino - Warroad

RESTAURANT CHEF/ KITCHEN MANAGER Seven Clans Casino - Warroad Rate of Pay: Depending on Experience Open: July 21, 2014 Closes: Until filled SCOPE OF POSITION Under the general supervision of Food & Beverage Manager is responsible to oversee assigned kitchen operations of Seven Clans Casinos. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES  Responsible to oversee activities of entire kitchen operations,...

Sex Offender Registry Compliance Officer - Department of Public Safety

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT Sex Offender Registry Compliance Officer Department of Public Safety OPEN: Until Filled! PRIMARY FUNCTION: Reports to the Department of Public Safety Director, full-time position w/benefits, salary; DOQ. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Maintain list of sex offenders and obtain current information. • Maintain database with current information, including photographs and other...

Sex Offender Registry Project Office Assistant - DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT Sex Offender Registry Project Office Assistant DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY OPEN: Until Filled! PRIMARY FUNCTION: Reports to the Department of Public Safety Director, full-time position w/benefits, salary; DOQ. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES: • Performs multifaceted general office support. • Answer telephones and greet public. • In charge of managing inventory of assets and...

Sex Offender Registry Police Officer - DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT Sex Offender Registry Police Officer DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY OPEN: Until filled! PRIMARY FUNCTION: Reports to the Department of Public Safety Director, full-time position w/benefits, salary; DOQ. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Maintains and demonstrates technical competence/ and or expertise in area of assigned responsibilities. • Responsible for concepts and...

RED LAKE FOOD DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM - CALL FOR BIDS - 2nd Notice

RED LAKE FOOD DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM - CALL FOR BIDS Carpenters – Electricians - Plumbers 1. Installation of Bathrooms (2) Handicap accessible 2. Build an inside wall (approx. 50'X15') 3. Install pluming for a Kitchen sink 4. Install Electrical wiring/fixtures for Kitchen area and Bathrooms 5. Install Kitchen Counters (pending funds available) These will be done at the old Door Plant, located in...