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2015 Ponemah Kindergarten Graduation

Winners at Seven Clans Casino Pow Wow 2015

Winners at Seven Clans Casino Pow Wow 2015 held on May 22-24,...

2015 Ponemah Kindergarten Graduation

The 2015 Ponemah Kindergarten Graduation ceremonies were held on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at the Ponemah...

Thief River Falls Pow Wow 2015 - Sunday Afternoon Session - P2

Thief River Falls Pow Wow 2015 - Sunday Afternoon Session Winners at Seven Clans Casino Pow Wow 2015 http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/05/27/news/winners-at-seven-clans-casino-pow...

Tribal College Graduation Ceremonies Held at Seven Clans

Red Lake Nation College (RLNC) held a Special Recognition Ceremony, Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 11 a.m., at Seven Clans Casino Event Center, Red Lake, Minnesota. Arriving at Seven Clans, the first thing one noticed was the caps and gowns dotting the lobby. Programs full of information were handed out upon arrival. Inside the program were the College Vision and Mission Statements. There was also a...

153 Students Graduate from Kindergarten in 2015 - P3

There were 153 students from Red Lake Elementary School that graduated from Kindergarten in a ceremony held on Friday, May 22,...

Thief River Falls Pow Wow 2015 - Saturday Afternoon Session - P3

Thief River Falls Pow Wow 2015 - Saturday Afternoon...

Red Lake Elementary Schools holds Annual Pow Wow - P4

Red Lake Elementary School held its Annual Pow Wow on Thursday, May 21, 2015 in Red Lake. This years new Princess and Brave were Emiris Lussier and Desmond...

2015 Red Lake Nation College Graduation held in Red Lake - P5

2015 Red Lake Nation College Graduation held in Red Lake on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at the Red Lake Casino Event...

St. Mary's Mission School 2015 Pow Wow held in Red Lake - P5

The St. Mary's Mission School 2015 Pow Wow was held in Red Lake on Wednesday, May 20,...

4th Annual Red Lake Nation Elder's Gathering Comes to a Close on Tuesday - P16

RED LAKE, MN - Over 400 Red Lake elders took part in day two of the 4th Annual Red Lake Nation Elder's Gathering, which began with registration at 8 AM at the Red Lake Casino Event Center on Monday, May 4, 2015. Day two activities included keynote speaker Tatanka Means, a talent show for elders and the annual king and queen selections. Winning the talent show was Richard Barrett, who donated his...

Mustangs hang on in 7th to edge Warriors 15-14 in last home game of year - P5

The Kelliher-Northome Mustangs hung on in the 7th inning, despite a Red Lake rally, to narrowly defeat the Warriors 15-14 in Red Lake last home game of the year on Wednesday, May 20,...

Warrior Baseball: Cass Lake edges Red Lake 15-10 to even series - P11

On Tuesday, May 12, 2015 the Red Lake Warriors baseball team hosted the Cass Lake Panthers. In Cass Lake, the Warriors came away with the win, but the Panthers evened the series with the 15-10 win in Red...

Red Lake High School Athletic and Academic Banquet held at Red Lake Casino Event Center - P15

The Red Lake High School Athletic and Academic Banquet was held on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at the Red Lake Casino Event...

Red Lake improving, but drop two games to Blackduck in home double-header - P16

Red Lake improving, but drop two games to Blackduck in home double-header on Tuesday, May 5,...

Red Lake Girls Softball Team loses both games in double-header with Cass Lake - P21

The Red Lake Girls Softball Team lost both games in a double-header with Cass Lake on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 in Red Lake. The JV went one-and-one in their two games. 4-29 Away Pine River 4pm 4-30 Away Kelliher double header 4pm 5-4 Away Laporte 4:30 5-5 Home Blackduck double header 4pm WEEK #6 MAKE-UP WEEK May 11th-13th UMC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME UMC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME Thursday May 14th North Champ...

Red Lake Girls Softball Team falls to Nevis - P24

On Thursday, April 23, 2015, the Red Lake Girls Softball Team hosted Nevis in a game that was originally scheduled for April 7, 2015, but had to be postponed due to the weather. The girls led at one point 10-7, but a strong comeback by Nevis gave them the victory, 22-11. Red Lake's JV Girls Softball Team also lost to Nevis. Red Lake will host Cass Lake on Tuesday, April 28th, and Blackduck on...

Red Lake Girls come up short in Home Opener with WHA, 12-8 - P31

Red Lake Girls come up short in Home Opener with WHA, 12-8 on Tuesday, April 14,...

AREA BASEBALL: Blackduck, Bagley advance in Section 8A

BLACKDUCK — The top-seeded Blackduck High School baseball team beat Laporte 9-1 Tuesday to advance to the winners bracket of the Sub-Section 8A East tournament. Laporte earned the right to play Blackduck after defeating Red Lake 6-5 in the game prior to the Drakes’ victory. Blackduck will take on Northland Remer, the No. 4 seed in the East, after the Eagles took care of Lake of the Woods 10-8 on Tuesday. The two teams will play at 10 a.m....

Shoni Schimmel no Longer a Rookie, Is Ready for Her Second Season With the Atlanta Dream

It didn’t take long for Shoni “Showtime” Schimmel, the former first-round draft pick out of Louisville, to prove she’s ready for primetime. Schimmel, No. 23, turned 23-years-old earlier this month, but what she really has her head wrapped around is her second season with the WNBA’s Atlanta Dream. “I’m not a rookie anymore. I think the All-Star Game last year showed everybody in the league I can play,” Schimmel told ICTMN....

Hormel agrees to buy organic and natural meat maker Applegate Farms

The maker of Spam is going organic. Hormel Foods Corp. said Tuesday that it has agreed to buy Applegate Farms, a leading organic and natural meat maker, for about $775 million. The acquisition would be Austin-based Hormel’s largest — and a big play in the hot market for natural foods. The deal for Bridgewater, N.J.-based Applegate is the third-largest acquisition for Hormel over the past two years, as the packaged food company looks to...

Minnesota governor, leaders want short special session soon

ST. PAUL -- It was fitting that Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and House Speaker Kurt Daudt stood by a grandfather clock Tuesday after they began planning a special legislative session. The two said they do not want much time to elapse before they revise and pass three vetoed budget bills, as well as some legislation that did not get done during the regular session that adjourned last week. "It behooves us to get it done as soon as possible,"...

Special session now has a site: State Office Building

Gov. Mark Dayton met separately Tuesday with the Legislature’s two top leaders, starting to plot out a special session that threatens to resurrect most of their major political disputes of recent months. The DFL governor and GOP House Speaker Kurt Daudt met privately for about an hour Tuesday. They emerged afterward to announce that, while they made no progress in their dispute over education funding and several dozen other spending and...

Tribal representatives withdraw from Maine Legislature as rift with state grows

AUGUSTA — The Penobscot and Passamaquoddy tribes withdrew their representatives to the Maine Legislature on Tuesday in the latest sign of a growing rift in the historically troubled relationship between the sovereign tribes and the state. Rep. Wayne Mitchell of the Penobscot Nation and Rep. Matthew Dana of the Passamaquoddy Tribe walked off the House chamber floor after lamenting what Dana portrayed as state attempts to perpetuate a...

Daryl Bellanger

Daryl Bellanger Died: Sat., May 23, 2015 Funeral arrangements are pending with the Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker,...

Seven Clans TRF Application Intake - Monday June 1st, 2015

Monday June 1st, 2015 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Ponemah Boys & Girls Club and 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Red Lake Nation College A representative from Human Resources will be accepting applications for Seven Clans Casino ~ Thief River Falls. Please stop by at one of the two locations listed...

Juggling a delicate walleye balance

Over many years, too many walleyes taken from Red Lake by the Red Lake Band of Chippewa and by sport anglers and poachers resulted in a collapse of the lake’s walleye fishery in the late 1990s. The Chippewa and the state responded by shutting down Red Lake walleye harvesting and intensively stocking the lake. Not until the summer of 2006 did the DNR again allow walleye fishing on the portion of Upper Red within its jurisdiction. About 83...

Red Tide is Turning Against Tribal Disenrollment

This spring there has been a surge of tribal public opinion against the practice of tribal disenrollment. The tide of tribal public opinion is dramatically turning on that non-indigenous mode of Indian self-termination, and those tribes and tribal leaders who extinguish their kin. Most recently, Marty Two Bulls drew and pubished this political cartoon: See more at: http://www.galandabroadman.com/2015/05/red-tide-is-turning-aga...

Recognizing Genocide and Moving Toward Liberation: Not Counting Mexicans and Indians, Part II

Truthout combats corporate power by bringing you trustworthy, independent news. Join our mission by making a donation now! The mass media continues to discuss instances of police violence in this country as aberrations, bypassing the larger systems that drive them. This line of thinking actually contributes to the national crisis we are living - a crisis that goes beyond "human rights abuses." We are dealing with crimes against humanity,...