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Nay Ah Shing Fourth Graders Walk for Water

Friday, June 3, was the last day of school at Nay Ah Shing Abinoojiyag in District I, and fourth-grade students decided to mark the occasion with a “walk for water” — and their community. It’s become something of an annual…
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GLIFWC, Forest Service Sponsor Summer Camp

The Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission is teaming up with the U.S. Forest Service to sponsor Onji-Akiing (From the Earth) Natural Resource Cultural Summer Camp July 18-22, 2016, at Camp Nesbit, Sidnaw, Michigan, in the Ottawa National Forest.…
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Batterers’ Intervention Program Aims to End Domestic Violence

There was a time when no one talked about domestic abuse  — Not the person who was abused, not the abuser — nor was it openly discussed in public. Those days are long-gone, but the problem is not. In fact,…
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Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures Expands with Acquisition

Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures (MLCV) announced in April that it has purchased Big Sandy Lodge & Resort, in McGregor, Minn. The resort is located on Davis Bay, on the south shore of Big Sandy Lake. The sale includes the resort’s…
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6th Annual Teen Girl’s Camp Aug. 3-5

The Family Violence Prevention Sexual Assault Program will hold its 6th Annual Teen Girl’s Camp for teenage girls ages 13-17 years of age at the Mille Lacs Band Immersion Grounds Aug. 3-5. Girls are invited to three days of team-building activities, fun,…
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Indian Museum Hosts Film Festival and More May 28-30

The Mille Lacs Indian Museum has a busy Memorial Day weekend planned with art exhibits, an art market, a film festival and the annual AmVets Powwow. A teen photography exhibit will be on display all weekend, and the art market…
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District 1

Nay Ah Shing Fourth Graders Walk for Water

Friday, June 3, was the last day of school at Nay Ah Shing Abinoojiyag in District I, and fourth-grade students decided to mark the occasion with a “walk for water” — and their community. It’s become something of an annual…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

GLIFWC, Forest Service Sponsor Summer Camp

The Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission is teaming up with the U.S. Forest Service to sponsor Onji-Akiing (From the Earth) Natural Resource Cultural Summer Camp July 18-22, 2016, at Camp Nesbit, Sidnaw, Michigan, in the Ottawa National Forest.…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Batterers’ Intervention Program Aims to End Domestic Violence

There was a time when no one talked about domestic abuse  — Not the person who was abused, not the abuser — nor was it openly discussed in public. Those days are long-gone, but the problem is not. In fact,…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures Expands with Acquisition

Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures (MLCV) announced in April that it has purchased Big Sandy Lodge & Resort, in McGregor, Minn. The resort is located on Davis Bay, on the south shore of Big Sandy Lake. The sale includes the resort’s…
...Read More
District 1 District 2 District 3 Urban Area

6th Annual Teen Girl’s Camp Aug. 3-5

The Family Violence Prevention Sexual Assault Program will hold its 6th Annual Teen Girl’s Camp for teenage girls ages 13-17 years of age at the Mille Lacs Band Immersion Grounds Aug. 3-5. Girls are invited to three days of team-building activities, fun,…
...Read More
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Indian Museum Hosts Film Festival and More May 28-30

The Mille Lacs Indian Museum has a busy Memorial Day weekend planned with art exhibits, an art market, a film festival and the annual AmVets Powwow. A teen photography exhibit will be on display all weekend, and the art market…
...Read More
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Sheriff, Police Chief Address District I Community

Mille Lacs County Sheriff Brent Lindgren and Acting Tribal Police Chief Sara Rice addressed Band members’ questions about law enforcement at the Jan. 11 District I Community Meeting. Lindgren said the revocation of the county/tribal law enforcement agreement came not…
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New Resource Officer Hired for Nay Ah Shing Schools

Josh Hemsworth has been hired as the new School Resource Officer serving the students, staff and families of Nay Ah Shing schools. Josh is relatively new to law enforcement, but he comes to the Tribal Police Department with a strong…
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Interim Director of Housing is Jack of All Trades

Six years with the Mille Lacs Band and a lifetime of do-it-yourself experience will serve Daniel Boyd well in his new role as Interim Director of the Mille Lacs Band’s Housing Department. Daniel was asked by Community Development Commissioner Percy…
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Mille Lacs Band Divests from Wells Fargo

Unethical business practices and financing support for Dakota Access Pipeline led to decision The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Indians has ended its investment advisory services relationship with Wells Fargo. The decision, made unanimously by the Mille Lacs Band of…
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Band Member Brings New Ideas and Energy to a New Role

Leaving corporate America behind for a new role at Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures (MLCV) was an easy decision for Band member Tawnya Stewart. When the call came for her to consider the role as Chief of People and Culture Officer…
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New Doctor Is Happy to Serve in Indian Country

Lacey Running Hawk, a new doctor at Ne-Ia-Shing Clinic in District I, confirms that medical school is as grueling as you’d expect. “When you look back, it’s probably good that you are kind of naive about what you are getting…
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