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District 1

49th Annual Traditional Powwow

The 49th Annual Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Traditional Powwow was held on August 21-23 at the Izkigamizigan Powwow Grounds in District I. Grand Entries occurred at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Saturday morning…
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Band Leaders Address Opiate Addiction with Elected Officials In Effort to Find Allies and Solutions

During her recent testimony to the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin said the growing addiction to opiates throughout Indian Country has become a threat that is comparable to the “21st Century version of smallpox blankets.” Many others…
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Drumkeepers Call for One-Year Suspension of Netting

Mille Lacs Band Drumkeepers have called for a suspension of ogaa (walleye) gillnetting on Mille Lacs Lake for at least a year in response to disturbing data from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). In July, Gov. Mark Dayton…
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Second Pipeline Proposed for Sandpiper Corridor

East Lake meeting scheduled after Band government expresses concerns In response to pressure from the Mille Lacs Band government, a public meeting about a second proposed pipeline through the District II region took place at East Lake Community Center Aug.…
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A Zest for Life: The Condensed Story of Dale Greene

Dale Greene (Kaadaak) has a dim memory of a dark day for the Minisinaakwaang community. As a small boy, he was living on the shores of Rice Lake when he and the other Anishinaabeg were forced to move. It was…
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District 2

Pipeline Opponents Make Their Case in McGregor

At a public meeting at McGregor High School on Aug. 25, opinions were more than 2-to-1 against an oil pipeline that would cross the Rice Lake and Sandy Lake watersheds. Of the 29 individuals who spoke, 21 were opposed to…
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District 1

49th Annual Traditional Powwow

The 49th Annual Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Traditional Powwow was held on August 21-23 at the Izkigamizigan Powwow Grounds in District I. Grand Entries occurred at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Saturday morning…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Band Leaders Address Opiate Addiction with Elected Officials In Effort to Find Allies and Solutions

During her recent testimony to the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin said the growing addiction to opiates throughout Indian Country has become a threat that is comparable to the “21st Century version of smallpox blankets.” Many others…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Drumkeepers Call for One-Year Suspension of Netting

Mille Lacs Band Drumkeepers have called for a suspension of ogaa (walleye) gillnetting on Mille Lacs Lake for at least a year in response to disturbing data from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). In July, Gov. Mark Dayton…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Second Pipeline Proposed for Sandpiper Corridor

East Lake meeting scheduled after Band government expresses concerns In response to pressure from the Mille Lacs Band government, a public meeting about a second proposed pipeline through the District II region took place at East Lake Community Center Aug.…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

A Zest for Life: The Condensed Story of Dale Greene

Dale Greene (Kaadaak) has a dim memory of a dark day for the Minisinaakwaang community. As a small boy, he was living on the shores of Rice Lake when he and the other Anishinaabeg were forced to move. It was…
...Read More
District 2

Pipeline Opponents Make Their Case in McGregor

At a public meeting at McGregor High School on Aug. 25, opinions were more than 2-to-1 against an oil pipeline that would cross the Rice Lake and Sandy Lake watersheds. Of the 29 individuals who spoke, 21 were opposed to…
...Read More
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District 1

49th Annual Traditional Powwow

The 49th Annual Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Traditional Powwow was held on August 21-23 at the Izkigamizigan Powwow Grounds in District I. Grand Entries occurred at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Saturday morning…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Band Leaders Address Opiate Addiction with Elected Officials In Effort to Find Allies and Solutions

During her recent testimony to the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin said the growing addiction to opiates throughout Indian Country has become a threat that is comparable to the “21st Century version of smallpox blankets.” Many others…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Drumkeepers Call for One-Year Suspension of Netting

Mille Lacs Band Drumkeepers have called for a suspension of ogaa (walleye) gillnetting on Mille Lacs Lake for at least a year in response to disturbing data from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). In July, Gov. Mark Dayton…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Second Pipeline Proposed for Sandpiper Corridor

East Lake meeting scheduled after Band government expresses concerns In response to pressure from the Mille Lacs Band government, a public meeting about a second proposed pipeline through the District II region took place at East Lake Community Center Aug.…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

A Zest for Life: The Condensed Story of Dale Greene

Dale Greene (Kaadaak) has a dim memory of a dark day for the Minisinaakwaang community. As a small boy, he was living on the shores of Rice Lake when he and the other Anishinaabeg were forced to move. It was…
...Read More
District 2

Pipeline Opponents Make Their Case in McGregor

At a public meeting at McGregor High School on Aug. 25, opinions were more than 2-to-1 against an oil pipeline that would cross the Rice Lake and Sandy Lake watersheds. Of the 29 individuals who spoke, 21 were opposed to…
...Read More
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