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tribal politics

June 18, 2012
Carri Jones
Jones ousts LaRose as Leech Lake chair in close race; Staples-Fairbanks unseats Whitebird
June 18, 2012 - 7:57am
April 4, 2012
Erma Vizenor
Vizenor re-elected tribal chairwoman in White Earth
April 4, 2012 - 7:50am
January 13, 2011
Elizabeth Sherman, the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe member who spearheaded the petition drive for removal of Secretary-Treasurer Michael Bongo asks the Tribal Council Wednesday to outright remove Bongo rather than go through a recall election. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe: Tribal Council sets date for Bongo recall election in loan to Bielohs
January 13, 2011 - 7:46am
December 24, 2010
Recall hearing scheduled for Leech Lake Secretary-Treasurer Bongo
December 24, 2010 - 10:45am
November 23, 2010
From left are Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Secretary/Treasurer Mike Bongo, District 2 Representative Steve White, Chairman Arthur "Archie" LaRose, District 1 Representative Robbie Howe and District 3 Representative Eugene "Ribs" Whitebird. The Leech Lake Tribal Council met with Band members Monday morning concerning an unauthorized loan to the late Bill Bieloh and Moondance Jam Inc. Pioneer Photo/Molly Miron
Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe: Investigation into Moondance Jam loan prompts petition for removal of Bongo
November 23, 2010 - 1:25pm
July 14, 2010
Protesters in White Earth raise their fists and taunt police Tuesday afternoon during a confrontation. They were protesting tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor and the tribal council. Brian Basham / Forum Communications Co.
Three arrested as police push back in White Earth
July 14, 2010 - 6:59am
July 13, 2010
Erma Vizenor, White Earth Chairwoman
White Earth protesters clash with tribal police
July 13, 2010 - 5:41am
July 10, 2010
Protest on White Earth Indian Reservation
White Earth to begin Chairwoman Vizenor removal petition process
July 10, 2010 - 10:47am
July 7, 2010
White Earth dissident McArthur removed from Shooting Star management post
July 7, 2010 - 3:16pm
June 9, 2010
White Earth election: Incumbents re-elected; Durant defeats McArthur
June 9, 2010 - 7:01am
June 7, 2010
Second petition attempts to oust White Earth tribal council
June 7, 2010 - 7:13am