Welcome To

District 3

Represented by HARRY DAVIS

Welcome To

District 3

Represented by HARRY DAVIS

Greetings !

Welcome to Distrtict III of the Mille Lacs Reservation with a land mass that includes the Hinckley and Lake Lena communities. District III is a convenient tourist location located about halfway between the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul and Duluth.

In Hinckley you’ll find the Grand Casino Hinckley which features one of the state’s biggest gaming floors as well as five restaurants. Our entertainment amenities include an RV park, a championship golf course, and  big-name performers.

Our Lake Lena community is located close to the Wisconsin border.

Greetings !

Welcome to Distrtict III of the Mille Lacs Reservation with a land mass that includes the Hinckley and Lake Lena communities. District III is a convenient tourist location located about halfway between the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul and Duluth.

In Hinckley you’ll find the Grand Casino Hinckley which features one of the state’s biggest gaming floors as well as five restaurants. Our entertainment amenities include an RV park, a championship golf course, and  big-name performers.

Our Lake Lena community is located close to the Wisconsin border.

Greetings !

Welcome to Distrtict III of the Mille Lacs Reservation with a land mass that includes the Hinckley and Lake Lena communities. District III is a convenient tourist location located about halfway between the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul and Duluth.

In Hinckley you’ll find the Grand Casino Hinckley which features one of the state’s biggest gaming floors as well as five restaurants. Our entertainment amenities include an RV park, a championship golf course, and  big-name performers.

Our Lake Lena community is located close to the Wisconsin border.

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Nay Ah Shing Students, Staff Attend Dakota Memorial

On December 26, 1862, the largest mass execution in U.S. history took place in Mankato, where 38 Dakota warriors were killed for taking part in a war against the U.S. In 2005, a Dakota spiritual leader named Jim Miller had…
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Tips for Helping Elders

Elders need our help, especially in the winter months. If you are caring for an elderly relative or friend, keep these things in mind: Check in. Make a schedule with other caregivers to make sure someone is calling or visiting…
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Chief Executive Meets with Interior Secretary Jewell

Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin traveled to Washington, D.C. to meet with Secretary of Interior Sally Jewell on Friday, Jan. 13, to discuss the transition from the Obama administration to that of President-elect Donald Trump. Melanie was invited to the meeting…
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Public Service Announcement: Please Release All Walleye Caught and Creel Crappie on Namachers Lake

In spring 2016 walleyes around 2-3 inches were stocked into Namachers Lake. Prior to this stocking there were no walleyes due to a fish kill that occurred around 2013. Fall electrofishing surveys indicated that the stocked walleyes are numerous and…
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Secretary-Treasurer Carolyn Beaulieu’s Report

Good Morning and welcome. It is an honor to stand before you once again as your Secretary-Treasurer, and as the Speaker of the Mille Lacs Band Assembly, it is my duty to now call the 17th Assembly 3rd session of…
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2017 State of the Judiciary

Note: Due to illness of the Chief Justice, this year’s State of the Judiciary address was presented by District Court Judge David Christensen. It was written by Chief Justice Rayna Churchill. Honorable Chief Executive, principled members of the Band Assembly,…
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Nay Ah Shing Students, Staff Attend Dakota Memorial

On December 26, 1862, the largest mass execution in U.S. history took place in Mankato, where 38 Dakota warriors were killed for taking part in a war against the U.S. In 2005, a Dakota spiritual leader named Jim Miller had…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Tips for Helping Elders

Elders need our help, especially in the winter months. If you are caring for an elderly relative or friend, keep these things in mind: Check in. Make a schedule with other caregivers to make sure someone is calling or visiting…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Chief Executive Meets with Interior Secretary Jewell

Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin traveled to Washington, D.C. to meet with Secretary of Interior Sally Jewell on Friday, Jan. 13, to discuss the transition from the Obama administration to that of President-elect Donald Trump. Melanie was invited to the meeting…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Public Service Announcement: Please Release All Walleye Caught and Creel Crappie on Namachers Lake

In spring 2016 walleyes around 2-3 inches were stocked into Namachers Lake. Prior to this stocking there were no walleyes due to a fish kill that occurred around 2013. Fall electrofishing surveys indicated that the stocked walleyes are numerous and…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Secretary-Treasurer Carolyn Beaulieu’s Report

Good Morning and welcome. It is an honor to stand before you once again as your Secretary-Treasurer, and as the Speaker of the Mille Lacs Band Assembly, it is my duty to now call the 17th Assembly 3rd session of…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

2017 State of the Judiciary

Note: Due to illness of the Chief Justice, this year’s State of the Judiciary address was presented by District Court Judge David Christensen. It was written by Chief Justice Rayna Churchill. Honorable Chief Executive, principled members of the Band Assembly,…
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Early Education Program Earns High Marks for Services

For another year, the Mille Lacs Band’s Wewinabi Early Education program was awarded a four-star rating for its services from the statewide organization, Child Care Aware. The rating is the highest possible rating by Parent Aware, which is the state’s…
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Nutrition Programs Put Healthy Food on the Menu

Gwe Yak Mino Wiisin A Da — Let’s Eat the Right Foods! In recent years, poor nutrition has led to obesity and related health problems in Indian County and across the U.S. The good news for Mille Lacs Band members…
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Prevent Elder Abuse

Elder abuse is a term used to describe any knowing, intentional, or negligent act by a caregiver or any other person that causes harm or a serious risk of harm to an Elder or vulnerable adult. Types of Elder abuse…
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Family Services Director Sets New Goals, Keeps Kids at the Forefront of Her Work

Coming back to work for the Mille Lacs Band as the Director of Family Services was almost like coming home for Georgette Christensen. After being gone a decade, she returned in July. “I’ve always had a fondness for Mille Lacs,”…
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Ne-Ia-Shing’s First Psychiatrist

Dr. Melvina Bissonette is one of two new doctors at Ne-Ia-Shing Clinic in District I. She and Dr. Lacey Running Hawk (who was featured in last month’s Inaajimowin) both joined the Ne-Ia-Shing team last fall. Dr. Bissonette is a physician…
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Mille Lacs Band Family Violence Prevention Program

Together we can help end the violence We provide the fallowing services: One on one advocacy Legal Advocacy Emergency Shelter Information and Referrals Support Groups Transportation (limited to services.) Our services are free of charge and are completely confidential. 24…
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