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Thieves steal two Salvation Army red kettles in Wisconsin
Minnesota couple expecting identical triplets
Influenza, other illnesses hit some western Minnesota schools hard
Bookstore in Bemidji serves as foster home for cats
Lutefisk Challenge continues as more newspapers step up to the plate
crime and courts
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Thursday's results
BOYS SWIMMING: Thursday's results
GIRLS HOCKEY: Thursday's results
BOYS HOCKEY: Thursday's results
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Thursday's results
AT THE MOVIES: 'Annie' ... 'The Hobbit' ... 'Night at the Museum'
AWARDS WATCH: 'Unbroken' snubs, 'Grand Budapest Hotel' surprises mark the beginning of the season
CATHERINE KRUMMEY: 'Theory of Everything' is high on talent, low on story
Sony pulls release of 'Interview' as U.S determines North Korea behind attack
life & style
Arlan W. "Butch" Larson
Erwin "Erv" Melvie
Sharlene (Randle) Kjosa
Game and Fish drops one deer license proposal
Area fishing report
Dale Telle buck
Rodney Olson walleye
IN THE FIELD
MARILYN HAGERTY: Last-minute letters may still reach Santa, otherwise try smartphone
MARILYN HAGERTY: Season fills Grand Forks with cheer, wonder
OUR OPINION: Don't feed the meter movement
Bob Skarphol and Roscoe Streyle: Presidents call the shots in N.D. university system
LETTER: A TEA Party for students: Tested Enough Already
June 5, 2014
Attorney General Holder says Obama administration making reservations safer
Attorney General Eric Holder said Thursday the Obama administration is keeping its promises to Native Americans by taking steps to make reservations safer, from giving tribes the power to prosecute non-natives who abuse native women to creating a task force on native children exposed...
news / politics
June 5, 2014 - 7:20pm
December 22, 2013
Wyoming to fight U.S. over Indian reservation land grant
SALMON, Idaho (Reuters) - Wyoming will challenge a U.S. government ruling that more than one million acres of the western state's land still legally belongs to two Native American tribes, Governor Matt Mead said on Friday. In a letter to the U.S.
December 22, 2013 - 3:25pm
August 31, 2013
Minnesota Indians fear federal budget cuts
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) -- Automatic federal budget cuts ordered this spring were problematic in parts of Minnesota. On the White Earth reservation, they were devastating. More than half of the White Earth tribal government budget, about $30 million, is federal funding. Reservation...
August 31, 2013 - 10:00am
April 3, 2013
Heitkamp says reservation housing problems 'extreme'
NEW TOWN, N.D. - American Indians are often a forgotten population in Washington, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Wednesday. Heitkamp, D.-N.D., told members of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation she is working to elevate issues from reservations, with a particular focus on addressing...
April 3, 2013 - 9:30pm
March 27, 2012
Minnesota's reservation system for campsites, cabins tested again
ST. PAUL Minnesota's new system to reserve campsites and cabins at state parks was battered Monday morning as a crush of campers tried to book...
March 27, 2012 - 6:22am
March 23, 2012
Minnesota state parks campsite reservation website open again
ST. PAUL Reservations can be made today and this weekend for campsites and cabins in state parks for arrival dates through May 22. The Minnesota...
March 23, 2012 - 8:32am
U.S. Attorney Purdon says public safety on reservations must improve
FARGO -- North Dakota's U.S.
June 23, 2011 - 12:01am
Rx for American Indians
An Internet website offering a wide range of health news, information and links for American Indians has been upgraded to help in growing national campaigns against diabetes, suicide, substance abuse and other scourges in Indian Country.
health / news
May 23, 2011 - 10:32pm
December 17, 2010
White Earth awarded more than $18 million in lawsuit
BEMIDJI - An $18,562,767.45 money judgment was recently awarded to the White Earth Band of Chippewa against Angelo Medure and Gaming World International, Ltd. (GWI). The award culminates a 14-year struggle of the people of White Earth to recover illegal profit distributions made...
December 17, 2010 - 1:30pm
August 11, 2010
Reservations to receive $1.8 million for diabetes
BISMARCK -- Faye Foote took off for Bismarck at midnight, urging her 7-year-old son not to fall asleep in the backseat. Keeping her car dome light on and with an eye out for deer, she repeatedly told him to stay awake. "Mom, I'm OK," Sly kept saying during the trip from Fort Yates. But...
August 11, 2010 - 11:20pm
January 31, 2010
Delvin Cree, Dunseith, N.D., letter: Census matters, especially on reservations
DUNSEITH, N.D. -- A new motto should encourage American Indians to complete the U.S. Census and the updating of tribal enrollments. The slogan, "Do the Indian Census Roll" should be the mind-catching phrase to persuade tribally enrolled members to do both. It is important for American...
letters / opinion
January 31, 2010 - 10:00pm
November 4, 2009
A look at H1N1's impact on American Indians
A surge in the number of H1N1 cases nationwide appears to have tapered off in recent weeks, but another surge is likely later in the flu season, an Indian Health Service official said. John Redd, chief of the IHS division of epidemiology and disease prevention, said it appears the...
November 4, 2009 - 8:08pm
August 2, 2009
VIEWPOINT: High jobless rate afflicts reservations
BEMIDJI -- A recent story claimed Minnesota is ranked high in terms of children's well-being ("North Dakota, Minnesota rank in Top 10 in children's well-being," Page B1, Tuesday). But the story certainly isn't talking about American Indian children.
op-ed columns / opinion
August 2, 2009 - 12:00am