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Red Lake Is County Absentee Voting Site in State Pilot Program

Chi-Miigwetch to ALL of the Sponsors and Volunteers for Red Lake Nation's 1st Annual Fall Fun Festival!

Chi-Miigwetch to ALL of the Sponsors for Red Lake Nation's 1st Annual Fall Fun Festival!  Red Lake Comprehensive Health Services  Red Lake Chemical Health Program  Red Lake Indian & Free Drug Program  Red Lake Vocation Rehabilitation Program  Red Lake Builders, Inc.  Earthworks Technology, Inc.  Bemidji Paper Supply  Old Dutch  Nei Bottling, Inc.  Red Lake...

Minnesota Utilities Unite to Fight Scams

For the first time, Minnesota utilities including Beltrami Electric Cooperative, are joining forces to fight back against scams. Reports of phone and email billing scams targeting Minnesota utility customers are increasing at an alarming rate, representing thousands of dollars lost by customer victims. In an effort to shut down scammers, the Minnesota utility coalition today launched "Slam the...

Feds wind up major prosecution of American Indian gang

Two members of the Native Mob crime gang — one of them its “undisputed leader” — were sentenced to lengthy prison terms Tuesday, as federal authorities wrapped up their crackdown on the American Indian gang that prosecutors said had terrorized reservations and urban communities in Minnesota and other states. “It’s a lot safer in Indian Country than it was two years ago, now that all the arrests and convictions have been made,”...

Redby Postmaster Retires after 29 Years of Service - P4

After 29 years as Postmaster for the Redby Post Office, Bridget Auginash worked her last day on Friday, September 26, 2014. She began her career after former Postmaster Claude Beaulieu retired in 1985. A new Postmaster has already been assigned to Redby. On her last day Judy Lussier donated a cake from the Redby One Stop as a token from the community for her years of service....

Redby Postmaster Retires after 29 Years of Service - P5

After 29 years as Postmaster for the Redby Post Office, Bridget Auginash worked her last day on Friday, September 26, 2014. She began her career after former Postmaster Claude Beaulieu retired in 1985. A new Postmaster has already been assigned to Redby. On her last day Judy Lussier donated a cake from the Redby One Stop as a token from the community for her years of service....

Red Lake Nation 1st Annual Fall Fun Festival held in Red Lake - P4

The Red Lake Nation held its 1st Annual Fall Fun Festival on Saturday afternoon, September 28, 2014, in Red Lake. This event featured basketball tournaments, skate board competitions, volleyball tournaments, a tug-of-war competition, potato dance, face painting, big foot races, musical chairms, cake walk, gunny sack races, a dunk tank, tricycle races and more. A feast also took place in the...

Red Lake Nation 1st Annual Fall Fun Festival held in Red Lake - P5

The Red Lake Nation held its 1st Annual Fall Fun Festival on Saturday afternoon, September 28, 2014, in Red Lake. This event featured basketball tournaments, skate board competitions, volleyball tournaments, a tug-of-war competition, potato dance, face painting, big foot races, musical chairms, cake walk, gunny sack races, a dunk tank, tricycle races and more. A feast also took place in the...

Red Lake School Board members attend Annual NAFIS Fall Conference - P6

Washington, DC- The Annual National Association of Federally Impacted Schools (NAFIS) Fall Conference was held in Washington D.C. from September 20, 2014 through September 23, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel on Capitol Hill. Four Red Lake School Board members were in attendance, including Board Chairman Michael Barrett, Vice-Chairman Robert McClain, Treasurer Roy Nelson and Director Chris...

Red Lake School Board members attend Annual NAFIS Fall Conference - P7

Washington, DC- The Annual National Association of Federally Impacted Schools (NAFIS) Fall Conference was held in Washington D.C. from September 20, 2014 through September 23, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel on Capitol Hill. Four Red Lake School Board members were in attendance, including Board Chairman Michael Barrett, Vice-Chairman Robert McClain, Treasurer Roy Nelson and Director Chris...

Red Lake Urban Office Annual Picnic held in Richfield - P7

The Annual Red Lake Urban Office Picnic was held at Veterans Park in RIchfield, Minnesota on Saturday, September 6,...

2014 Ponemah Labor Day Pow Wow - P46

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

2014 Ponemah Labor Day Pow Wow - P47

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

Revitalizing Food: Oglala Lakota Chef Serves Pre-Colonization Menu

Before there was fry bread, there were sage, white pine, chokecherries and wild buffalo. Before Europeans unloaded wheat and sugar cane and introduced beef to Turtle Island, Natives hunted and fished. They planted potatoes, squash and corn, and they flavored their food with purslane, rose hips and dandelion. Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/09/30/revitalizing-food-oglala-lakota-chef-serves-pre-colo...

Warriors fall to Walker-Hackensack-Akley 48-12 - P4

On Friday, September 26, 2014 the Red Lake Warriors football team hosted Walker-Hackensack-Akley and lost 48-12. Full Schedule available here: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2014/08/08/sports/red-lake-h...

Warriors fall to Walker-Hackensack-Akley 48-12 - P5

On Friday, September 26, 2014 the Red Lake Warriors football team hosted Walker-Hackensack-Akley and lost 48-12. Full Schedule available here: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2014/08/08/sports/red-lake-h...

Red Lake Girls Volleyball Team wins at home against Indus - P6

On Thursday, September 25, 2014, the Red Lake Girls Volleyball Team hosted Indus. Red Lake won 3-0, improving their record to 2-3 on the year. The girls will travel to Blackduck on September 30th, before hosting Fon du Lac on October 3, 2014. Full Schedule: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2014/08/19/sports/red-lake-high-school-volleyball-sche...

Red Lake Girls Volleyball Team wins at home against Indus - P7

On Thursday, September 25, 2014, the Red Lake Girls Volleyball Team hosted Indus. Red Lake won 3-0, improving their record to 2-3 on the year. The girls will travel to Blackduck on September 30th, before hosting Fon du Lac on October 3, 2014. Full Schedule: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2014/08/19/sports/red-lake-high-school-volleyball-sche...

Warriors still improving, but lose to Bagley 43-8 - P10

The Red Lake Warriors Football team hosted undefeated Bagley on Friday, September 19, 2014, and although the team is still improving, Bagley came away with the win, 43-8. Full Schedule available here: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2014/08/08/sports/red-lake-h...

Warriors still improving, but lose to Bagley 43-8 - P11

The Red Lake Warriors Football team hosted undefeated Bagley on Friday, September 19, 2014, and although the team is still improving, Bagley came away with the win, 43-8. Full Schedule available here: http://www.redlakenationnews.com/story/2014/08/08/sports/red-lake-h...

Red Lake JV wins again, 42-20 over Laporte - P12

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 - P13

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 enough to win - P30

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 enough to win - P31

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...

General Mills to cut 700 to 800 more jobs

General Mills Inc. will slash another 700 to 800 jobs as part of a big cost-cutting effort, layoffs announced less than two weeks after the packaged-food giant posted a bleak fourth quarter and announced two plant...  Website

Study: Gambling industry in US had $240 billion impact in 2013, employed 1.7 million

LAS VEGAS — U.S. casinos and the makers of the games found inside had a $240 billion economic impact and employed 1.7 million people in 2013, a study...  Website

Seminole Tribe makes another attempt to join banking business

The Seminole Tribe of Florida announced plans to acquire a bank after a prior attempted fell...  Website

North Dakota tribe sees big problems as energy industry grows

Energy development has brought jobs and revenue to the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation in North Dakota but it's also led to some big-time...  Website

Red Lake Is County Absentee Voting Site in State Pilot Program

September 18 and 19, 2014 marked the kick-off at Red Lake for Absentee/Early Voting. A no-excuse absentee-voting office has opened at tribal headquarters at Red Lake. Red Lake members can vote from now until Election Day at the Tribal Archives rather than traveling to the county seat in Bemidji. State Rep Steve Simon, the author of the bill that made early voting possible visited the pilot...

Red Lake Is County Absentee Voting Site in State Pilot Program - P2

September 18 and 19, 2014 marked the kick-off at Red Lake for Absentee/Early Voting. A no-excuse absentee-voting office has opened at tribal headquarters at Red Lake. Red Lake members can vote from now until Election Day at the Tribal Archives rather than traveling to the county seat in Bemidji. State Rep Steve Simon, the author of the bill that made early voting possible visited the pilot...

Peterson Statement to Minnesota Legislature on Rail Service

(WASHINGTON, DC) - Minnesota Seventh District Congressman Collin C. Peterson today continued his call for all sides to come together to resolve rail congestion and service issues and restore safe, reliable rail service. Peterson submitted a statement to a Minnesota Senate and House joint meeting examining rail congestion and safety in the state. Peterson's full statement, as submitted for the record, is below: STATEMENT CONGRESSMAN COLLIN C....

In tight Eighth District race, Nolan takes a page from Walz's playbook

WASHINGTON – When Rep. Rick Nolan walked the halls of the U.S. Capitol in 1978, the year of his last re-election campaign, his fellow congressman Tim Walz was a 14-year-old walking the halls of his high school in northwest...  Website

Judge: Former Sen. Craig must pay $242K for misusing campaign cash after bathroom sex sting

BOISE, Idaho — Former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig has been ordered to pay nearly $242,000 to the U.S. Treasury for improperly using campaign funds to cover legal expenses after his arrest in a 2007 airport bathroom sex...  Website

Head of Navajo Nation's legislative branch resigns

FLAGSTAFF (AP) — The head of the Navajo Nation’s legislative branch resigned Monday, a day ahead of a hearing in which he is expected to plead guilty in a criminal case accusing him of funneling tens of thousands of dollars to his...  Website

Navajo vice president returns home after near fatal spider bite

Rex Lee Jim, the vice president of the Navajo Nation, is back at home in Arizona after suffering a near-fatal spider bite over a month...  Website

Ramona Manuel

Ramona Manuel- Age 80, Born March 6th, 1934 - September 29, 2014 Born in Ponemah, Minnesota, the youngest of a large family. Both her parents died when she was 12 years old and she was sent to boarding schools in Pipestone, Wahpaton and Flandrue, SD. Later, she married Richard Manuel and lived in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN and raised two children, while she worked outside the home. Her first job was at Nortronics, she made parts for computers and...

DIGITAL MARKETING WORKSHOP SERIES BEGINNING OCTOBER 2014

Bemidji, MN - October 1, 2014 - Businesses and nonprofits will be able to take their digital marketing to the next level by attending "Digital Marketing Workshop Series," beginning October 14. Three workshops will be offered: Digital Marketing Mastery I, Digital Marketing Mastery II, and Build Your Own WordPress Website. The sessions will be offered in Bemidji, Crookston, Thief River Falls, East Grand Forks, and Roseau. The workshops are being...

 
 
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