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Centenarian is a bridge-playing 'pistol'
"One Vegetable, One Community" offering free carrot seeds
Celebrating 25 years of Kinship
Fishing opener could be memorable
Authorities identify victims Becker County crash that killed 2, injured 2
Rittgers conquers Boston Marathon
1983 football team to join Hall of Fame
Warriors hoping to peak on track at section meet
Veteran lineup returns to lead talented Tigers
Panthers relying on experience
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
Charlotte L. Robbins
Charlotte L. Robbins
Dorothy "Dottie" D. Lego-Erickson
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on need, route expected in June
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
Commentary: Enbridge is pretending fix is in
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
White Earth Indian Reservation
June 11, 2014
Incumbents lose in White Earth
It’s out with the old and in with the new, as White Earth voters elected new leadership in all three positions on the ballot. Voters on the reservation strongly favored the challengers, overcoming the traditional incumbent advantage in off-reservation votes. But...
June 11, 2014 - 1:15pm
March 31, 2014
Primary election Tuesday on White Earth
Primaries are right around the corner for the White Earth Indian Reservation, with elections happening this Tuesday at 12 precincts around the reservation and two off it (Cass Lake and Minneapolis). Up for grabs are two of the three seats on the White Earth Tribal Council...
March 31, 2014 - 8:53am
May 17, 2012
Ready to help: White Earth opens women's shelter
Monday marked the grand opening of White Earth's women's shelter in White Earth village. The opening ceremony started with a traditional blessing...
May 17, 2012 - 8:14am
April 4, 2012
Vizenor re-elected tribal chairwoman in White Earth
White Earth Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor and District 3 Tribal Council Representative Kenneth "Gus" Bevins have both been re-elected to four...
April 4, 2012 - 7:50am
November 25, 2010
White Earth gets $1 million grant for fire hall, diabates center
A $1 million grant will help pay for a new White Earth diabetes center, fire truck improvements and a new fire hall on the reservation. The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) awarded the grant to the White Earth Nation to help fight for wellness, especially when diabetes...
November 25, 2010 - 9:50am
July 13, 2010
White Earth protesters clash with tribal police
Protesters who are pushing for the removal of White Earth (Minn.) Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor clashed with tribal police officers, according...
July 13, 2010 - 5:41am
July 10, 2010
White Earth to begin Chairwoman Vizenor removal petition process
WHITE EARTH -- For the second time in three months, a removal petition has been presented to the White Earth Reservation Tribal Council. In...
July 10, 2010 - 10:47am
July 7, 2010
White Earth dissident McArthur removed from Shooting Star management post
The Shooting Star Casino general manager is no longer on the job, and is not expected to return, according to several tribal sources. White Earth Tribal Council members declined to comment on their decision to remove Eugene "Bugger" McArthur, and said he has been asked to take a...
July 7, 2010 - 3:16pm
June 9, 2010
White Earth election: Incumbents re-elected; Durant defeats McArthur
As Robert J. Durant sat anxiously in Mahnomen's Golden Eagle Bingo Hall waiting for the White Earth election results Tuesday night, he crossed his fingers and prayed for good news. His prayers were answered as he defeated Eugene "Bugger" McArthur in the run for secretary-treasurer...
June 9, 2010 - 7:01am
June 7, 2010
Second petition attempts to oust White Earth tribal council
Just in time for the White Earth Tribal election, a group of reservation members are circulating a second round of petitions aimed to oust chairwoman Erma Vizenor along with the rest of the tribal council. The first petition that was denied by the council last month only aimed to...
June 7, 2010 - 7:13am
May 21, 2010
White Earth grant will focus on reducing domestic violence
White Earth Tribal officials are cracking down on domestic violence and sexual assault cases involving Native Americans. Funding for a new domestic violence and sexual assault investigator and a new women's shelter have been secured. A $700,000 federal grant will pay for the investigator...
May 21, 2010 - 6:51am
May 11, 2010
White Earth Tribal Council rejects petition to oust Chairwoman Erma Vizenor
The White Earth Reservation Tribal Council took possession of a petition to remove White Earth Chairwoman Erma J.
May 11, 2010 - 1:28pm
April 26, 2010
Petition aims to oust Erma Vizenor on White Earth Council
The White Earth Tribal Council quarterly meeting turned into a protest against tribal government Thursday. When White Earth member Harvey Bonga...
April 26, 2010 - 7:00am
March 13, 2010
Tribal chairwoman shares vision for the future
As she prepared for her "State of the Tribe" address Wednesday, White Earth Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor spoke in Park Rapids about her struggles...
March 13, 2010 - 1:00pm
March 11, 2010
White Earth chairwoman gives 'State of the Tribe address'
March 11, 2010 - 3:44pm