Red Lake Nation News - Babaamaajimowinan (Telling of news in different places)

 
Team Wambdi wins Annual Elbowoods Classic Basketball Tournament - P2

Building strong in Cass Lake: Leech Lake Band breaks ground on two community facilities

CASS LAKE -- Two new additions were committed to Cass Lake’s changing cityscape Monday morning as ground was broken for a new Tribal Justice Center and a new Leech Lake Care Facility. Members of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe’s Tribal Council and Residential Business Committee picked up gilded shovels in less-than-ideal temperatures and dug into ceremonial dirt for the groundbreaking on Monday. Both buildings are anticipated to be completed...

Time Out Pow Wow 2015 in Grand Forks, ND - P2

Time Out Pow Wow 2015 in Grand Forks, ND Photographs by Darchelle Strong and Lisa M....

Sacred Journey - Elder/Child Abuse Prevention Walk held in Red Lake - P3

The Sacred Journey - Elder/Child Abuse Prevention Walk was held on Thursday, April 16th starting at the Red Lake Family & Children Services Parking Lot and ending at the Red Lake Senior Apartments. There were educational resources, connections, workshops, health care and crafts at the Red Lake Casino from 9 AM - 3 PM The Walk in Honor of Children will take place in the Schools with the...

Red Lake Boys & Girls Club has Family Fun Night - P3

As part of the Boys & Girls Club National Week, the Red Lake Boys & Girls Club held activities throughout the month of April. To date they have held Prize Bingo, Clothes for Kids/Pizza for Parents, and on Thursday, April 16, 2015 held Family Fun Night from 5 PM - 9 PM. Activities still planed include: Sunday April 19th - Mother/Daughter Craft Day/Pot Luck - 1:00 PM Please bring photos for ...

Red Lake DNR Reports High Fire Danger on Wednesday - P4

RED LAKE INDIAN RESERVATION - On Wednesday, April 15, 2015 the Red Lake DNR reported Critical High Fire Danger for the day, along with strong winds. The National Weather Service in Grand Forks, ND listed Critical High Fire Danger in areas of Northwestern Minnesota, east North Dakota and northeast South Dakota, urging people to report any fire to law enforcement, as south winds would be gusting to ...

Bemijigamaag Sanford Center Powwow - P12

Bemijigamaag Sanford Center Powwow held on Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Bemidji,...

Easter Egg Hunt held in Redby - P12

An Easter Egg hunt was held in the Redby Community on Saturday, April 4, 2015 starting at 11 AM. The Redby Community Board and Coordinator would like to thank the Red Lake Youth Council members and the volunteers for helping with the Redby Easter Egg Hunt that took place April 4th at the Redby Ball Fields. Also would like to say a big THANK YOU to Red Lake Housing Authority and Red Lake Chemical...

2015 Red Lake State of the Band - P17

Chairman Darrell Seki Sr. presented the 2015 Red Lake State of the Band on Friday, March 27, 2015 at the Red Lake Humanities Center. Full speech on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com...

2015 Red Lake Head Start Pow Wow - P19

The Red Lake Head Start Pow Wow 2015 was held on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at the Early Childhood Center in Red Lake. New Head Start Brave and Princess 2015-16 - Sylas Perkins and AveriAuna...

Meth lab discovered in Bagley

BAGLEY—Four people have been taken into custody after a methamphetamine lab was discovered at a Bagley residence Thursday. A toddler was found within 5 feet of the lab. Andre Jon Chevalier, 53, Darrin Lee Forsberg, 44, Tambra Ann Laws, 56 and Gabrielle Violet Poitra, 42, all of Bagley were arrested after law enforcement executed a search warrant on the 900 block of Patricia Lane NW in Bagley. Poitra and Forsberg were located in a downstairs...

Team Wambdi wins Annual Elbowoods Classic Basketball Tournament - P2

On April 19, 2015 at New Town, North Dakota. Team Wambdi 1st Annual Elbowoods Classic Basketball Tournament Champions! Team Wambdi gets a free entry for next years tourney just to defend the title! Wopida Tanka, Miigwetch to the 3 Affiliated Tribes for allowing Team Wambdi to be part of a great Tournament! Team Wambdi is the 1st Annual Elbowoods Basketball Classic Champions! 72 - 51 over Native...

Red Lake goes to 1-2 with 12-1 loss to Lake of the Woods - P3

Red Lake goes to 1-2 with 12-1 loss to Lake of the Woods on Thursday, April 16,...

Red Lake Girls come up short in Home Opener with WHA, 12-8 - P5

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

Red Lake Loses Home Opener to Blackduck - P8

The Red Lake Warriors Baseball Team had their home opener on Thursday, April 9, 2015, losing to the Blackduck Drakes. Red Lake's Junior High Team also fell to Blackduck. Red Lake is now 0-2 on the season, having lost to Laporte on Tuesday, 9-8. Red Lake will travel to Cass Lake on April 14th, Lake of the Woods on April 16th, and Northome/Keiliher on April 23rd. Schedule: http:/...

Red Lake Warriors fail to close in 59-55 loss to Maranatha Christian in State Tournament - P26

From KKCQ Radio Fosston Class A State Quarterfinal – Red Lake 55 vs. Maranatha Christian 59 Red Lake started out the game firing, led by Russell Kingbird's 15 points at half time. The Warriors led 36-24 at halftime but Maranatha slowly came back, gaining momentum while taking advantage of missed shots and some key Red Lake turnovers midway through the second half and late in the game. Free...

Red Lake Warriors Send Off to State Tournament - P27

Red Lake Warriors Send Off to State Tournament on Wednesday, March 11,...

Northern Indigenous Lacrosse Team Camp

Bemidji - The *Northern Indigenous Lacrosse Team Camp* will be held at the Bemidji lacrosse fields this Sunday, April 26 from noon to 6 pm. The event is open to youth and adult beginner or experienced players. There will be exhibition games featuring youth programs from Bemidji, White Earth, Red Lake, Leech Lake and Lower Sioux communities from noon to 1 pm. A one hour skills clinic will be held at 1:15 pm featuring Cam Bomberry, one of the...

Maple Grove bar busted for selling Wisconsin beer

In an unusual beer bust, state investigators recently spotted a Maple Grove bar illegally tapping a popular Wisconsin beer after a border run to get it. Undercover officers busted Maple Tavern for selling New Glarus Spotted Cow, a farmhouse ale that can only be sold in Wisconsin — a felony criminal offense. In a search warrant filed in Hennepin County, the state Department of Public Safety said it was tipped off to the alcohol-related crime...

Blue Bell Creameries issues recall of all products after samples test positive for listeria

BRENHAM, Texas — Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries issued a voluntary recall Monday night for all of its products on the market after two samples of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeria, a potentially deadly bacteria. The company "cannot say with certainty" how the bacteria was introduced to its facilities, Blue Bell's chief executive Paul Kruse said in a statement. Blue Bell issued the recall that includes ice...

Bird flu hits 5.3 million Iowa chickens; Hormel says turkey production down

The biggest avian flu outbreak yet — 5.3 million chickens — was confirmed Monday at an Iowa egg-laying operation, while Hormel Foods Corp. announced that flu-related bird losses will reduce its turkey production, putting pressure on profits. The flu touched down in Osceola County, just southwest of Worthington, Minn., the first outbreak in Iowa’s egg industry, which is the nation’s largest. With 5.3 million hens set to die, the bird...

DOJ may allow tribes to produce pot

CNBC's Jane Wells, reports on how Native American tribes are looking to take advantage of the marijuana money-making machine. http://www.nbcnews.com/watch/cnbc/doj-may-allow-tribes-to-prod...

City Council approves Chief Bemidji plaque language: Members vote 4-3 to include mention of atrocities against Indians as part of project

BEMIDJI -- After a spirited and sometimes racially charged debate, the Bemidji City Council voted 4-3 to include language on proposed plaques for a city park that acknowledges historical atrocities against Minnesota’s American Indian population. A publically funded statue and four accompanying plaques are planned this June to be dedicated in Paul Bunyan/Library Park to honor Shaynowishkung, known as “Chief Bemidji,” as well as the entire...

Senate votes to bar state money for soccer stadium

The Minnesota Senate voted overwhelmingly Monday to exclude state tax dollars from being spent on a proposed new soccer stadium near downtown Minneapolis. The widely bipartisan, 61-4 vote in favor of the ban came during debate on a broad budget bill covering state departments and operations. The Senate later approved the full bill, but a companion House bill funding state government does not currently include the soccer stadium provision. The...

Minnesota House Republicans propose $2 billion tax cut plan

A $2 billion tax cut proposed by House Republicans Monday would give all income tax filers a small, temporary break while also extending savings to businesses, Social Security recipients, military retirees, farmers and students with college loans. The temporary tax break would amount to $70 per single filer making $50,000 a year, more for those with dependents. The exemption would phase out after two years, but would cost $539 million in that...

Marijuana advocates light up and rally for legalization at Capitol

Cheers and a cloud of marijuana smoke floated up from the steps of the Minnesota Capitol Monday as hundreds of activists rallied for legalization. For the past four decades, activists have gathered on April 20th to light up in a show of civil disobedience they hope will draw attention and support. This year’s “Yes We Cannabis” rally, sponsored by Minnesota chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, drew...

Senate nears votes on human trafficking bill, Loretta Lynch attorney general nomination

WASHINGTON — Key senators said Monday they're close to a deal on an anti-trafficking bill, potentially clearing the way for a vote to confirm President Barack Obama's attorney general. Republican and Democratic senators said they are working to finalize language resolving a dispute over abortion that has hung up the bill to combat sex trafficking. "We're still talking and I think we're getting closer, but we're not quite done yet," said Sen....

Maine Governor Affirms and Rejects Tribal Sovereignty in New Executive Order

The governor of Maine has rescinded a three year-old executive order that recognized the “special relationship” between the State of Maine and Indian tribes living there. The order created a consultation policy for tribal input before laws, rules and policies affecting them are passed. Gov. Paul LePage’s new executive order on April 16, “An Order Respecting Joint Sovereignty and Interdependence,” of which ICTMN has obtained a copy,...

Grades 9-12 ReDirection Room (RDR) Specialist - Red Lake School District #38

Employment Opportunity Posted April 20, 2015 Red Lake School District #38 is accepting applications for the following position: Position Title: Grades 9-12 ReDirection Room (RDR) Specialist Reports To: Building Principal Building: Assigned to the Secondary Complex for the 2015-16 school year Terms: Per Teachers' Master Agreement Position Overview: The RDR specialist is responsible for managing...

Alternative Learning Center (ALC)/ Juvenile Detention Center (JDC)/ Homebound Teacher

Employment Opportunity Posted April 20, 2015 Red Lake School District #38 is accepting applications for the following position: JOB TITLE: Alternative Learning Center (ALC)/ Juvenile Detention Center (JDC)/ Homebound Teacher REPORTS TO: Secondary Complex 9-12 Principal TERMS: Per Teachers' Master Agreement JOB PURPOSE: This teacher will provide direct instruction and facilitate learning within...

Grade K-8 Dean of Students and Data Coach - Red Lake School District #38

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES Posted April 20, 2015 Red Lake School District #38 is accepting applications for the following position: Position Title: Grade K-8 Dean of Students and Data Coach Supervisor: Principal Building: Assigned to the Ponemah School Complex for the 2015-16 School Year Bargaining Group: Education Minnesota – Red Lake Terms: Per Teachers' Master Agreement Qualifications: Current ...

Red Lake School District #38 is accepting applications for two (2) Behavioral Interventionist

Employment Opportunity Posted April 20, 2015 Red Lake School District #38 is accepting applications for two (2) Behavioral Interventionist: JOB TITLE: Behavioral Interventionist BUILDING: One position will be assigned to the Secondary Complex and one position will be assigned to the Ponemah School REPORTS TO: Principal TERMS: Per Teacher's Master Agreement JOB PURPOSE: The Behavioral...

School/Community Liaison - Red Lake Elementary Complex

Employment Opportunity Posted April 20, 2015 JOB TITLE: School/Community Liaison BUILDING: Red Lake Elementary Complex REPORTS TO: Principal TERMS: Per MSEA Master Agreement Job Purpose: The Liaison will work with students that demonstrate special education needs and facilitate appropriate communication between school and home with parents and guardians to clarify and assist parents in their...

Cross Categorical Special Education Teacher - Red Lake Elementary Complex

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES Posted April 20, 2015 Red Lake School District #38 is accepting applications for the following position: Position Description: Cross Categorical Special Education Teacher Supervisor: Director of Special Education Services Building: Red Lake Elementary Complex for 2015-16 school year Bargaining Group: Education Minnesota – Red Lake Terms: Per Teacher's Master Agreement...

Part C, Birth-2 and Pre-K ECSE Teacher - Ponemah Elementary Complex

Employment Opportunity Posted April 20, 2015 Red Lake School District #38 is accepting applications for the following position: Position Description: Part C, Birth-2 and Pre-K ECSE Teacher Supervisor: Director of Special Education Services and Principal Building: Ponemah Elementary Complex for 2015-16 school year Bargaining Group: Education Minnesota – Red Lake Terms: Per Teacher's Master...

ECSE (Early Childhood Special Education) Teacher - Red Lake Elementary Complex

Employment Opportunity Posted April 20, 2015 Red Lake School District #38 is accepting applications for the following position: Position Description: ECSE (Early Childhood Special Education) Teacher Supervisor: Director of Special Education Services and Principal Building: Red Lake Elementary Complex for 2015-16 school year Bargaining Group: Education Minnesota – Red Lake Terms: Per Teacher's...

Autism Spectrum Disorders Teacher - Red Lake Elementary Complex

Employment Opportunity Posted April 20, 2015 Red Lake School District #38 is accepting applications for two (2) of the following positions: Position Description: Autism Spectrum Disorders Teacher Supervisor: Director of Special Education Services Building: Red Lake Elementary Complex for 2015-16 school year Bargaining Group: Education Minnesota – Red Lake Terms: Per Teacher's Master Agreement...

7-12 Mathematics Teacher - Red Lake School District #38

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES Posted April 20, 2015 Red Lake School District #38 is accepting applications for the following position JOB TITLE: 7-12 Mathematics Teacher REPORTS TO: Building Principal BUILDING: Assigned to the Secondary Complex for the 2015-16 school year. JOB PURPOSE: The Mathematics Teacher shall provide direct instruction and facilitate learning for all students. QUALIFICATIONS:...

 
 
Rendered 04/21/2015 04:05