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Duck White Shares Knowledge of Wiigwaas and Wiigob

Donald “Duck” White has been gathering wiigwaas (birch bark) longer than many of us have been alive. He started at age 12 in his home on the Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation near Hayward, Wisc. This year Duck went to Wisconsin…
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Homeowners Receive Free Smoke Detector Installation

Thanks to a partnership between the Mille Lacs Band Tribal Police Emergency Management Department and the American Red Cross, Band members who own their own houses qualify to have free fire alarms installed in their homes. To date, the Emergency…
...Read More
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Grand Casino Hosting Community Festival During Bassmaster

Grand Casino Mille Lacs will be hosting a Mille Lacs Community Festival during the 2016 Toyota® Bassmaster Angler of the Year Tournament happening September 15–18, 2016. The Community Festival, which will run September 17 and 18, will showcase local and…
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Three Band Members are Fighting the Good Fight

Matt Hatfield is proud of his accomplishments as a boxer, but his eyes light up even more when he talks about his younger brother, Cayman Audie. “We were at the Danbury casino and they needed a fighter, so he just…
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Ge-niigaanizijig Youth Leadership Program Going Strong

Ge-niigaanizijig, a youth language and leadership program funded by a state grant, is going strong through July. On July 14 students participated in a conference call with Minnie Frias, Tribal Council Member for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe. Minnie shared the…
...Read More
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A Band Elder’s Story about Her Journey of Live Organ Donation

When Carol Hernandez learned that her younger brother Larry Johnson was in Stage 5 renal failure and needed a kidney donor, she immediately volunteered to give him one of hers. “There was never a question of not doing it; the…
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District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Duck White Shares Knowledge of Wiigwaas and Wiigob

Donald “Duck” White has been gathering wiigwaas (birch bark) longer than many of us have been alive. He started at age 12 in his home on the Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation near Hayward, Wisc. This year Duck went to Wisconsin…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Homeowners Receive Free Smoke Detector Installation

Thanks to a partnership between the Mille Lacs Band Tribal Police Emergency Management Department and the American Red Cross, Band members who own their own houses qualify to have free fire alarms installed in their homes. To date, the Emergency…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Grand Casino Hosting Community Festival During Bassmaster

Grand Casino Mille Lacs will be hosting a Mille Lacs Community Festival during the 2016 Toyota® Bassmaster Angler of the Year Tournament happening September 15–18, 2016. The Community Festival, which will run September 17 and 18, will showcase local and…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Three Band Members are Fighting the Good Fight

Matt Hatfield is proud of his accomplishments as a boxer, but his eyes light up even more when he talks about his younger brother, Cayman Audie. “We were at the Danbury casino and they needed a fighter, so he just…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Ge-niigaanizijig Youth Leadership Program Going Strong

Ge-niigaanizijig, a youth language and leadership program funded by a state grant, is going strong through July. On July 14 students participated in a conference call with Minnie Frias, Tribal Council Member for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe. Minnie shared the…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

A Band Elder’s Story about Her Journey of Live Organ Donation

When Carol Hernandez learned that her younger brother Larry Johnson was in Stage 5 renal failure and needed a kidney donor, she immediately volunteered to give him one of hers. “There was never a question of not doing it; the…
...Read More
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District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Duck White Shares Knowledge of Wiigwaas and Wiigob

Donald “Duck” White has been gathering wiigwaas (birch bark) longer than many of us have been alive. He started at age 12 in his home on the Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation near Hayward, Wisc. This year Duck went to Wisconsin…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Homeowners Receive Free Smoke Detector Installation

Thanks to a partnership between the Mille Lacs Band Tribal Police Emergency Management Department and the American Red Cross, Band members who own their own houses qualify to have free fire alarms installed in their homes. To date, the Emergency…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Grand Casino Hosting Community Festival During Bassmaster

Grand Casino Mille Lacs will be hosting a Mille Lacs Community Festival during the 2016 Toyota® Bassmaster Angler of the Year Tournament happening September 15–18, 2016. The Community Festival, which will run September 17 and 18, will showcase local and…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Three Band Members are Fighting the Good Fight

Matt Hatfield is proud of his accomplishments as a boxer, but his eyes light up even more when he talks about his younger brother, Cayman Audie. “We were at the Danbury casino and they needed a fighter, so he just…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Ge-niigaanizijig Youth Leadership Program Going Strong

Ge-niigaanizijig, a youth language and leadership program funded by a state grant, is going strong through July. On July 14 students participated in a conference call with Minnie Frias, Tribal Council Member for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe. Minnie shared the…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

A Band Elder’s Story about Her Journey of Live Organ Donation

When Carol Hernandez learned that her younger brother Larry Johnson was in Stage 5 renal failure and needed a kidney donor, she immediately volunteered to give him one of hers. “There was never a question of not doing it; the…
...Read More
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