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Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe
May 12, 2018
Cass Lake Superfund site on Pruitt's radar: EPA head ranks site of former wood treatment plant as one that needs immediate action
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Cass Lake Superfund site, once home to a wood treatment plant, is on the radar of Environmental Protection Agency Administrator...
May 12, 2018 - 3:10pm
April 10, 2018
RREAL, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe win award for clean energy efforts
BACKUS—Rural Renewable Energy Alliance, the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and project partners will be recognized for their innovative solar...
April 10, 2018 - 1:00pm
April 5, 2018
Cass County Board: Leech Lake Tribe presents framed memorandum as gift to county board
WALKER—Faron Jackson Sr., Leech Lake Tribal Council chair, presented to the Cass County Board Tuesday a framed copy of the Memorandum of...
April 5, 2018 - 5:00am
March 22, 2018
Leech Lake band objects to sulfate standard elimination
LEECH LAKE, Minn.—The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe weighed in Monday, March 19, on two bills at the Minnesota Legislature that would eliminate a state standard regulating the amount of sulfate allowed in wild rice waters. In a letter to Sen. Justin Eichorn, R-Grand Rapids, and...
March 22, 2018 - 4:33pm
January 30, 2018
Removing Chief Wahoo only a small step, Bemidji-area American Indian leaders say
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Cleveland Indians baseball team plans to remove the toothy, red-faced Chief Wahoo logo from their uniforms next year,...
January 30, 2018 - 8:59pm
December 21, 2017
Minn. band sues opioid manufacturers, distributors
CASS LAKE, Minn.—The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe filed a lawsuit Tuesday against a group of opioid manufacturers and distributors, alleging...
December 21, 2017 - 5:26pm
December 17, 2017
The Regional Report: Wadena County auditor-treasurer speaks out; cities finalize levies
CASS LAKE • The ground was broken for a new casino planned in Cass Lake by the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, the Cass Lake Times reported....
December 17, 2017 - 5:00am
October 13, 2017
Hoping to ease tribal homelessness, Leech Lake band takes back its land
Jim and Gail Hinkemeyer just retired and they had their future all worked out. They'd dodge Minnesota's cold winters with a cheap apartment in...
October 13, 2017 - 10:00am
September 19, 2017
VA grants $3.3 million for Leech Lake Ojibwe vets cemetery
CASS LAKE—The Department of Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Administration announced it awarded the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe a grant for nearly $3.3 million for the construction of the Leech Lake Veterans Cemetery in Cass Lake. "We are proud to work with the Leech Lake Band...
September 19, 2017 - 10:30am
September 18, 2017
Federal grant approved for tribal veterans cemetery in northern Minnesota
CASS LAKE, Minn. -- A $3.3 million federal grant has been awarded to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe to build a veterans cemetery in Cass Lake in northern Minnesota. The grant will fund the construction of a main entrance, a combined administration and maintenance facility, roads, an...
September 18, 2017 - 2:34pm
August 21, 2017
State, reservations receive federal historic preservation grants
U.S. Deputy Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt with the National Park Service announced the distribution of historic preservation grants to Minnesota as well as to 10 tribal historic preservation offices in the state. Of the funding distributed, $462,881 went to the state,...
August 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
August 14, 2017
Leech Lake tribe unveils new solar panel arrays to benefit low-income communities
CASS LAKE, Minn.—The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe celebrated a big step forward Monday in its push for sustainability. At a ceremony, fittingly...
August 14, 2017 - 9:38pm
Cass County Board: HHVS handling unfunded mandates from state, feds
WALKER—Despite federal funding shifts to states and state shifts to counties, Cass County Health, Human and Veterans Services current budget can handle the changes so far. Heidi Tumberg, HHVS fiscal supervisor, gave this view to Cass County Board Tuesday. She said future years...
July 14, 2017 - 12:30pm
May 18, 2017
Cass County Board: Access changes to Shingobee Island discussed
LONGVILLE—Cass County commissioners approved two preliminary steps Tuesday toward realigning access onto Shingobee Island and toward adding...
May 18, 2017 - 11:00am
May 17, 2017
Leech Lake voters approve plan to build new casino in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE, Minn.—Tribal members of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe overwhelmingly voted Tuesday, May 16, in favor of building a new casino...
May 17, 2017 - 8:41pm