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August 29, 2015
DNR cites netting, rice harvesting activists
August 29, 2015 - 9:37am
February 9, 2015
Mushkoob Aubid’s wife, Winnie LaPrairie (left), and his sister, Lala Shingode, are seen through a veil of smoke from a fire lit at dusk at UMD on Sunday. LaPrairie waited to claim her husband’s body in order to carry out traditional funeral services. Aubid, a spiritual leader for the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe, died after an automobile accident, and band members are protesting an autopsy planned for Tuesday, saying it would violate their spiritual beliefs. (Clint Austin /
Mille Lacs Band members protest planned autopsy
February 9, 2015 - 9:05am
July 7, 2014
Most people will identify the states of Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota on this map. Aaron Carapella, an Oklahoma cartographer, has created maps that depict what the nation may have looked like in terms of Native American tribes circa 1480. Forum News Service
Maps document tribes before settlers’ arrival
July 7, 2014 - 8:16am
June 14, 2014
President Barack Obama gathers with children for a photo after his speech at the Standing Rock Reservation Friday. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Spirit Lake chair agrees with president’s focus on education
June 14, 2014 - 9:53am
June 2, 2012
Anton Treuer
Ojibwe author answers questions about culture
June 2, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 5, 2010
In this photo taken March 12, 2010, Steven Rock is seen at the American Indian Opportunities Industrialization Center in Minneapolis. Rock, 26, of Minneapolis failed his first stint on probation and was sent to prison. (AP Photo/Minnesota Public Radio, Rupa Shenoy)
American Indians struggle in Minnesota's probation system
April 5, 2010 - 7:10am