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Chief Executive Benjamin Receives Tim Wapato Sovereign Warrior Award

San Diego, March 31, 2015 - Indian Gaming 2015 attendees enjoyed an evening of dancing and celebration at “Culture Night” as the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) presented the Tim Wapato Sovereign Warrior Award to Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin of…
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Opiate Abuse Awareness Takes Spotlight

Last month a conference was held in District I to address one of the most pressing issues in the community — opiate abuse. More than 200 people attended the “Fighting for Our Future: Preventing and Stopping Opiate Abuse” conference that…
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Band Leading Charge for New Legislation on Autopsy Objections

Shortly after Winnie LaPrairie started her testimony, the committee of state lawmakers fell silent. Seated in front of the Minnesota House Public Safety Committee in St Paul, Winnie described the heart-breaking days following her husband’s death on February 7. Mushkooub…
...Read More
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Fighting for our Future: Preventing and Stopping Opiate Abuse

Coordinated by the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Indians, with the generous support, assistance, and planning of the Mille Lacs chapter of WEWIN: Women Empowering Women for Indian Nations. UPDATE (3/10): Due to overwhelming demand, registration for this event is…
...Read More
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Anti-Bullying Club Sends Positive Message

In his physical education class last year Blake Stewart Ford witnessed something he didn’t like: students in his sixth grade class were making fun of another student. “I thought it wasn’t fair that they were being mean to him for…
...Read More
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Partners for Prevention: Helping Kids Make Healthy Choices

Travelers on Hwy. 169 might have noticed two billboards — one south of Garrison and one in the Vineland area — with a message to parents: “Parents! Talk to us about not using alcohol.” The billboards are the work of…
...Read More
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District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Chief Executive Benjamin Receives Tim Wapato Sovereign Warrior Award

San Diego, March 31, 2015 - Indian Gaming 2015 attendees enjoyed an evening of dancing and celebration at “Culture Night” as the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) presented the Tim Wapato Sovereign Warrior Award to Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin of…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Opiate Abuse Awareness Takes Spotlight

Last month a conference was held in District I to address one of the most pressing issues in the community — opiate abuse. More than 200 people attended the “Fighting for Our Future: Preventing and Stopping Opiate Abuse” conference that…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Band Leading Charge for New Legislation on Autopsy Objections

Shortly after Winnie LaPrairie started her testimony, the committee of state lawmakers fell silent. Seated in front of the Minnesota House Public Safety Committee in St Paul, Winnie described the heart-breaking days following her husband’s death on February 7. Mushkooub…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Fighting for our Future: Preventing and Stopping Opiate Abuse

Coordinated by the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Indians, with the generous support, assistance, and planning of the Mille Lacs chapter of WEWIN: Women Empowering Women for Indian Nations. UPDATE (3/10): Due to overwhelming demand, registration for this event is…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Anti-Bullying Club Sends Positive Message

In his physical education class last year Blake Stewart Ford witnessed something he didn’t like: students in his sixth grade class were making fun of another student. “I thought it wasn’t fair that they were being mean to him for…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Partners for Prevention: Helping Kids Make Healthy Choices

Travelers on Hwy. 169 might have noticed two billboards — one south of Garrison and one in the Vineland area — with a message to parents: “Parents! Talk to us about not using alcohol.” The billboards are the work of…
...Read More
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District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Chief Executive Benjamin Receives Tim Wapato Sovereign Warrior Award

San Diego, March 31, 2015 - Indian Gaming 2015 attendees enjoyed an evening of dancing and celebration at “Culture Night” as the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) presented the Tim Wapato Sovereign Warrior Award to Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin of…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Opiate Abuse Awareness Takes Spotlight

Last month a conference was held in District I to address one of the most pressing issues in the community — opiate abuse. More than 200 people attended the “Fighting for Our Future: Preventing and Stopping Opiate Abuse” conference that…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Band Leading Charge for New Legislation on Autopsy Objections

Shortly after Winnie LaPrairie started her testimony, the committee of state lawmakers fell silent. Seated in front of the Minnesota House Public Safety Committee in St Paul, Winnie described the heart-breaking days following her husband’s death on February 7. Mushkooub…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Fighting for our Future: Preventing and Stopping Opiate Abuse

Coordinated by the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Indians, with the generous support, assistance, and planning of the Mille Lacs chapter of WEWIN: Women Empowering Women for Indian Nations. UPDATE (3/10): Due to overwhelming demand, registration for this event is…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Anti-Bullying Club Sends Positive Message

In his physical education class last year Blake Stewart Ford witnessed something he didn’t like: students in his sixth grade class were making fun of another student. “I thought it wasn’t fair that they were being mean to him for…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Partners for Prevention: Helping Kids Make Healthy Choices

Travelers on Hwy. 169 might have noticed two billboards — one south of Garrison and one in the Vineland area — with a message to parents: “Parents! Talk to us about not using alcohol.” The billboards are the work of…
...Read More
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