SEC?warns that scams may target $3.4B Indian settlement

he Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in July warned Native Americans against scammers who may be coming after their share of a $3.4 billion...

Ojibwe Language Immersion Camp fun for the whole family

The 3rd Annual Nagaajiwanaang Ambe, Ojibwemodaa Immersion Camp was held June 23 - June 26 at the Kiwenz Campground in Sawyer, MN. Over 500...

NACC Weight Loss Challenge participants lose 610 lbs.

This past April over 200 participants of all ages entered a 12 week weight loss challenge at the Native American Community Clinic (NACC) in...

Gibbs House Teaches Dakota Language

he Gibbs Museum hosted a their first Dakota Language camp for youth grades 1st through 4th this summer from June 27th to July 1st....

Dear Minneapolis Partners and Friends,

Dear Minneapolis Partners and Friends, Beginning in July 2011, Minneapolis Public Schools has made an ongoing commitment to better communicate with our American Indian families...

It ain't easy being indian

THE MOOSIE CHRONICLES CONTINUE - THE RETURN TO REZBERRY After months of miserable weather Rezberry is finally enjoying summer. The Sun gently warms my golden...

JULY-AUGUST Community Calendar

July 7 Native Youth Farmers Markets Dream of Wild Health Farm is returning with Farmers Markets! Buy fresh, organic, locally grown vegetables and support Native teens...

JULY – AUGUST Powwow Calendar

July 15-17 Mii-Gwitch Mahnomen Days Mii-Gwitch Mahnomen Days 49th Annual Traditional Powwow. 6 mi. West of Deer Diver MN on US 2, Ball Club, MN....

Native Issues in the Halls of Government

Dakota memories of 1862 Some hard feelings don't soften that much with time - even after 150 years. The dispossession of the Dakota people from...

Fond du Lac Follies

The Water Walkers came walking along the northern border of the Fond du Lac Reservation. This group was carrying a copper bucket of nibi...

WHATS NEW IN THE COMMUNITY:

Leech Lake Tribal College Golf Classic results On June 24th, 116 golfers converged on Long Bow Golf Club to support the 6th annual Leech Lake...

Community comes together to grow traditional crops of corn

At the end of a winding dirt road near the village of White Earth is a small farm, a few acres cleared in the...

Ethnic Cultural Tourism Conference to be held in July

Several organizations focused on promoting tourism in the American Indian community and in other communities of color will gather with their colleagues from around...

Oill drilling battle over Bear Butte in South Dakota

In Sturgis S.D., Meade County commissioners abandoned the notion of suing over the state's recent decision to limit oil drilling at the Bear Butte...

EPA wants input on Cass Lake Superfund site

Cass Lake, the location of the Leech Lake Indian Reservation as well as the St. Regis Paper Company Superfund Site, held a public meeting...

Wild Rice In Danger

Proposed sulfide limit increases in Minnesota's lakes would endanger natural wild rice growth. At the State Capitol, Governor Mark Dayton vetoed legislation that, among...

JUNE COMMUNITY CALENDAR

June 3, 7, 21, 28 Hennepin offers low-cost vaccination Hennepin offers low-cost vaccination clinics which includes measles. Vaccines prevent diseases for people of all ages, and...

Premiere of Two Spirits to air on June14 on PBS

In a remote town, 16 year old Fred Martinez became one of the youngest hate-crime victims when he was brutually murdered a quarter mile...

Vincent "Bean" Leith February 21, 1956 – May 11, 2011

Vincent "Bean" Leith, age 55, of the Lower Sioux Community journeyed to the spirit world on Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at the Wood Dale...

JUNE Powwow Calendar

June 10-12 White Earth Powwow White Earth Powwow Grounds, Crane Rd., White Earth MN. FMI: Gary at 218-983-3285. June 10-12 Jerry Fairbank's Powwow 1150 Mission Rd., Sawyer, MN....