Fond du Lac Follies

I was visiting with Charlie Nahganub at the kitchen table when he suggested saying MANOOMIN instead of wild rice. I liked the idea so...

Native Issues in the Halls of Government

Repression south and north In the hinterlands of Peru, early in the morning of June 5, police attacked a highway blockade erected by members of...

Community Calendar

Sept. 2 - Sept. 25Franklin Library Events Sept. 2-30: Teen Center Book Club, 5-6 p.m. For teens in grade 6 and up. Mysteries, biographies,...

Arvel Bird'sThe Tribal Music Suites combines Native and Celtic sounds

Arvel Bird – The Tribal Music Suite Journey of a Paiute There are several notable precedents in the field of classical composition....

Peltier Denied Parole

I last saw Leonard Peltier on Jan. 15, 1985, at the federal prison in Springfield, Missouri. I traveled from the Twin Cities to Springfield,...

Fond du Lac Follies

Fond du Lac Follies motored to the Black Bear Casino to see the Hells Angels. I had seen the Hells Angels once before in...

The Dakota Way of Life

The Dakota Way of LifeBy Ella DeloriaPublished by Mariah Press A companion to her novel Waterlily, the newly published work titled, The Dakota Way...

New Tribal Nations Plaza

Minnesota Tribal Nations Plaza officially opens The Minnesota Tribal Nations Plaza at the new University of Minnesota football stadium was dedicated on August 17....

Many Rivers Group LLC to help make homeownership a reality for...

Many Rivers Group helps Native people become home owners The American Indian Community Development Corporation (AICDC), a non-profit based in Minneapolis, has created...

Southern Ute Tribe invests in making fuel from algae

An unusual experiment featuring equal parts science, environmental optimism and Native American capitalist ambition is unfolding on the Southern Ute Indian Reservation in southwest...

Boise Forte Urban Office moves to new location

The Bois Forte Urban Office has moved a block away from their old office. They are now at 1308 E Franklin Avenue,...

NACC has new Licensed Psychologist on staff

The Native American Community Clinic’s Counseling Services has a new member on the board. Dr. Marsha Fields is a Licensed Psychologist and has...

Birchbark Books: November 2009

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Nawayee Center School offers free meals

Nawayee Center School is now participating in the National School Lunch Program. Households with incomes that meet the guidelines are eligible for free...

School Readinerss Project to offer Ojibwe language

The School Readiness Project will be offering Ojibwe language this year. Launched in the Phillips Community in 2008, the Project is designed...

Breaking the Veils

Peltier's attorney’s response parole denial

The Bush Administration holdovers on the U.S. Parole Commission adopted the position of the FBI that anyone who may be implicated in the killings...

Letter from Amnesty International on denial of parole for Peltier

Amnesty International regretted the US Parole Commission’s decision not to grant Leonard Peltier parole despite concerns about the fairness of his 1977 conviction for...

Peltier denied parole, not eligible for another hearing until 2024

American Indian activist Leonard Peltier, imprisoned since 1977 for the deaths of two FBI agents, has been denied parole after authorities decided that releasing...