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Red Lake Nation Youth Golf Tournament Results

Red Lake Juvenile Center hosts 2nd of Four District meetings in July in Redby

REDBY, MN - The Red Lake Juvenile Center hosted the second of four District meetings on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at the Redby Community Center. Labeled as The Children's Healing Center (Abinoojiiyag Noojimoo Wigamig), these community meetings were set up as informational meetings in all districts to introduce the new program to the Reservation, and gain new ideas and insight from community members. ...

11th Annual Beltrami Electric Touchstone Energy® Open Scheduled for August 21st

Bemidji, Minn. – The 11th annual Beltrami Electric Touchstone Energy® Open golf tournament is scheduled for Friday, August 21 at Castle Highlands Golf Course 10 miles north of Bemidji. It is a fundraiser for the United Way of the Bemidji Area. The tournament format is a five-person team scramble with a 12:30 p.m. shotgun start. The entry fee for 2015 is $80 per person. Included in the fee...

Red Lake Juvenile Center hosts 1st of 4 District meetings in July - P2

RED LAKE, MN - The Red Lake Juvenile Center hosted the first of four District meetings on Monday, July 27, 2015 at the Red Lake Humanities Center. Labeled as The Children's Healing Center (Abinoojiiyag Noojimoo Wigamig), these community meetings were set up as informational meetings in all districts to introduce the new program to the Reservation, and gain new ideas and insight from community...

"Gabeshiwin" (The Camp) - P3

For the third year in a row, the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians hosted an Ojibwe Language and Culture Camp for youth. The camp was held on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, July 21, 22, and 23, 2015. The three-day Gabeshiwin (camp), hosted by Red Lake Chemical Health and Red Lake Economic Development and Planning, featured eating traditional foods, lacrosse, moccasin game, plant gathering...

Ojibwe Language & Culture Camp of July 21-23, 2015 - P3

The Annual Ojibwe Language & Culture Camp of July 21-23, 2015 held at the Ponemah Round House. More than 130 kids, elders, staff and parents took part in all three days of this...

St. Mary's Mission Annual Parish Festival 2015 - P8

St. Mary's Mission Annual Parish Festival 2015 was held on Sunday, July 19, 2015 in Red Lake. At 10:45 AM Mass was held honoring grandparents, followed by a feast of Red Lake Walleye, Wild Rice and other favorite local...

2015 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration held in Ponemah: Tuesday Afternoon Session - P16

2015 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration held in Ponemah on July 6-8, 2015. Winners of the Red Lake Nation Independence Day Pow Wow: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/07/10/news/winners-of-the-red-lake-nation-independence-day-pow-wow/37103.html Winners of the Red Lake Nation Independence Day Parade: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/07/10/...

2015 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration held in Ponemah: Monday Night Session Set 2 - P16

2015 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration held in Ponemah on July 6-8, 2015. Winners of the Red Lake Nation Independence Day Pow Wow: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/07/10/news/winners-of-the-red-lake-nation-independence-day-pow-wow/37103.html Winners of the Red Lake Nation Independence Day Parade: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/07/10/...

2015 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration held in Ponemah: Monday Night Session - P17

2015 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration held in Ponemah on July 6-8, 2015. Winners of the Red Lake Nation Independence Day Pow Wow: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/07/10/news/winners-of-the-red-lake-nation-independence-day-pow-wow/37103.html Winners of the Red Lake Nation Independence Day Parade: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/07/10/...

2015 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration held in Ponemah: The Parade - P17

2015 Red Lake Independence Day Celebration held in Ponemah on July 6-8, 2015. Winners of the Red Lake Nation Independence Day Pow Wow: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/07/10/news/winners-of-the-red-lake-nation-independence-day-pow-wow/37103.html Winners of the Red Lake Nation Independence Day Parade: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2015/07/10/...

Disappearing Indians, Part II: The Hypocrisy of Race In Deciding Who's Enrolled

The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez cut off the only federal court remedy for Indians deprived of citizenship in their tribal nations, the Indian Civil Rights Act. Without recourse to ICRA, individual Indians are at the mercy of whatever faction controls tribal government. The power to disappear Indians holds the potential to do great harm. The Cherokee Nation, of which this writer is a citizen, is...

A Tribe Called Red's electric powwow puts indigenous culture centre stage

The dispute began on Instagram last summer, when Bear Witness, a founding member of the electronic group A Tribe Called Red, posted a photo at the Calgary folk music festival. Taken from the stage, it shows a sea of fans dancing furiously to Tribe’s blend of powwow songs, electronic music and dubstep. “Yes #calgaryfolkfest2014. U guys were amazing,” Bear Witness wrote in the caption. But @nikkilaes, a fan, interpreted the photo...

Red Lake Nation Youth Golf Tournament Results

The Red Lake Nation Youth Golf Tournament had 105 participants for Friday's Youth Tournament on Friday. On Saturday and Sunday there were 29 adult teams. Men's Division 1st Flight First Place ; Todd Barrett Score 117 Second Place; Bill Brunelle score 123 Third Place; Brent Pemberton score 124 2nd Flight First Place ; Tom Runningen Score 128 Second Place; Ken Gutknect score 129 Third Place; Leo...

Youth Softball League Action in Redby - P6

Youth Softball League action in Redby on Monday, July 21,...

Co-Ed Softball Tournament Action in Red Lake - P8

A Co-Ed Softball Tournament was held in Red Lake on Friday, July 17,...

YOUTH BASEBALL: Northern Heat 10-year-olds heading to World Series

CHADRON, Neb. — The Bemidji Northern Heat U-10 team is off to the Cal Ripken World Series, as they defeated North Platte, Neb., 14-4 in a five-inning run-ruled game to win the Midwest Plains Regional title. The Northern Heat went 3-1 in the National Pool and earned a spot in bracket play as the No. 2 seed out of their pool. They beat Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, 10-0, topped North Platte 11-7, defeated Kennett, Mo., 8-6 and lost the final pool...

Shoni Schimmel still shines amid slow second season with Atlanta Dream, thanks fans for All-Star votes

In her basketball biography, Shoni Schimmel -- the energetic, flashy basketball talent who grew up on Umatilla Indian Reservation and played and wowed fans at Franklin High School -- will be credited with two All-Star appearances in her first two seasons in WNBA, a mark of a promising young player. However, for Schimmel it's been maintaining popularity, her significance among her fans, that has led to her second consecutive All-Star game....

Keetoowah Cherokees host three-team youth stickball tournament, making tribal history

TAHLEQUAH - The United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma made history on Saturday, July 18. The Keetoowah Cherokee tribe held its first ever UKB Youth Stickball tournament on the grounds of the UKB tribal complex. Three teams participated in a double-elimination stickball tournament: the Warriors, UKB Summer Youth Camp players; NDN Outlaws, Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma youth team; and the Nighthawk Juniors, youth members of the...

Supervalu shares soar on plan to spin off Save-A-Lot

Supervalu — not long ago the nation’s third largest supermarket operator — would shrink even further if its Save-A-Lot chain is successfully transformed into an independent publicly traded company. From an investors’ perspective, that’s just fine: Supervalu’s announcement Tuesday that it aims to spin off Save-A-Lot, a national discount grocery chain, sent the company’s shares soaring 10 percent. A decent Supervalu earnings report...

Opposing sides face off at Keystone XL pipeline hearing

PIERRE (AP) — Opposing sides in the debate over the Keystone XL oil pipeline faced off on Monday in front of the state regulatory panel that is considering for the second time in just over five years whether to approve the construction of the South Dakota portion of the long-delayed project. TransCanada Corp. and other interested parties offered opening statements and witness testimony began before the Public Utilities Commission in the...

AFP Announces New State Director

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Americans for Prosperity Minnesota is today announcing the hire of Jason Flohrs as the new state director for the Minnesota Chapter. An Ormsby, Minnesota native, Flohrs has spent his career working to advance the cause of liberty and promote economic freedom across the nation. Jason comes to the chapter after having managed state, federal, and congressional campaigns in Minnesota and throughout the Midwest. “I am excited...

Chickasaw Nation Announces General Election Results

Chickasaw Nation Election Secretary Rita Loder today announced results of the Chickasaw Nation general election. Pontotoc District Seat 1 incumbent legislator Toby Perkins of Ada received 2,516 votes to defeat challengers Mary Holden-Nordwall of Ada, who received 627 votes and Oscar W. Gore of Ada, who received 300 votes. Pickens District Seat 1 incumbent David Woerz of Ardmore received 1,486 votes to defeat challenger Mike Watson of Ardmore,...

Special legislative session possible to address walleye crisis

Gov. Mark Dayton indicated Tuesday there’s a strong possibility he will call a special legislative session next month to help Mille Lacs resorts and other area businesses that could face tough times if the walleye season is cut short, as seems likely. Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr told the Star Tribune recently that Lake Mille Lacs’ walleye sport-fishing harvest quota likely would be exceeded by the end of July, forcing the...

Minnesota officials tout $650 million in HMO savings

New managed care contracts that promise big savings for the government also will deliver a big blow to UCare, the Minneapolis-based insurer that’s currently the largest HMO in the state’s public health insurance programs. Gov. Mark Dayton announced Tuesday the results from the latest round of competitive bidding on HMO contracts, saying the state and federal governments should save nearly $450 million in 2016 from a process that will drop...

Tight Races Call For Cherokee Nation Tribal Council Election Run-Offs

More than 3,500 Cherokee Nation citizens cast ballots Saturday in two different Tribal Council runoff elections One Tribal Council race was so narrow — just one vote — that the tribe’s Supreme Court ruled another election should take place. Unofficial voting results from the Cherokee Nation Election Commission show Bryan Warner garnered 619 votes to Natalie Fullbright’s 526 votes in Sequoyah County’s District 6 race, according to a...

Jamul Indian Village Elects First Female Tribal Chairwoman

JAMUL, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Erica Pinto was recently elected Tribal Chairwoman of the Jamul Indian Village (JIV), becoming the first elected female Tribal Chair in the JIV’s history. Pinto has been involved with the JIV Tribal Council since 1994, becoming a Councilmember at the age of 22. She most recently served as Vice-Chairwoman. “I am honored to serve the Tribal Members of the Jamul Indian Village,” said Tribal Chairwoman Erica...

Corrine Gail TakenCareof

Corrine Gail TakenCareof November 28, 1984 - Friday, July 24, 2015 Service Information The Church of Blessed Kateri in Minneapolis Thursday, July 30th, 2015 10:00 A.M. Visitation Information AT THE CHURCH Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 Beginning at 6:00...

8(a) Business Development Training - July 29, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

8(a) Business Development Training - July 29, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Red Lake Nation College, Room 300 23750 Highway 1 East Red Lake, MN 56671 Hosted by...

Community Health Day - Thursday, July 30, 2015

Community Health Day - Thursday, July 30, 2015 Opening Ceremony 9 AM at Red Lake Hospital...

Don't let rundown Indian schools fall victim to congressional gridlock

The national spotlight on northern Minnesota’s dilapidated Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig High School over the past year has yielded something all too rare in today’s polarized political age: common ground. In congressional hearings focusing on the plight of the Bug school and other deteriorating Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) schools across the nation, Republican and Democratic lawmakers strongly agreed that conditions at these schools are...