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Red Lake Kicks Off Absentee Voting Site

A steady stream of people walking in and out of the Red Lake tribal headquarters today was a sign of success for the Red Lake Political Education Committee. The committee held it’s kick off event today to celebrate absentee and early voting at a new satellite polling place...

Law Enforcement Officials Assist Red Lake Authorities with Shooting Incident on Reservation

Update: Brother-in-law of one of the suspects in the house says the standoff is over. The brother-in-law, who was at the scene, talked to our reporter Catherine Silver at the Red Lake Police Department. No officials have confirmed of any arrests made at this time. The standoff...

Darrell Seki Sr. Sworn In as New Red Lake Chairman

  The Red Lake Nation celebrated the inauguration of a new chairman today as Darrell Seki Sr. was officially sworn in to office. Today, Darrell Seki Sr. addressed the crowd of hundreds for the first time as the new chairman of Red Lake. Red Lake royalty, state lawmakers, and...

High-tech Simulator Shows Students Dangers of Distracted Driving

  Arrive alive. That is the message delivered to students at Red Lake High School. Experts of the “Arrive Alive Tour” from Unite talked about the dangers of drunken driving and texting while driving. We explain how they used advanced technology to make sure the message...

Golden Apple: Red Lake Hosts Annual Youth Conference

  The Red Lake Band of Chippewa is inspiring high school students to get prepared for the future by saying no to drugs and alcohol. Since 2009, the Red Lake Youth conference has aimed to empower youth by addressing issues facing the community. Chairman Floyd...

Red Lake Band of Chippewa Chairman Remembers Donald May Jr.

  People from the Red Lake indian reservation are mourning the loss of tribal representative Donald May Jr., who was found dead on Saturday. Red Lake Band of Chippewa Chairman Floyd Jourdain spoke out about the loss of his coworker and friend. “Beautiful man, gifted, very...

FBI Involved in investigation regarding the death of Red Lake Tribal Representative Donald May Jr.

  The Red Lake Department of Public Safety confirms that tribal representative Donald May Jr. is now dead. The director of Public Safety, William Brunelle, says officers responded to a 911 call regarding a shooting on Saturday evening. May’s body was found dead on...

In-Focus: In the Studio with Sonny Johnson

  Only 19-years-old, Sonny Johnson is “fine tuning” the final touches of his first album. The album is titled “Follow the Fox” and has eleven original songs. The Red Lake musician has been strumming the strings of a guitar since seventh grade. Then...

Immersion Schools Focus of Ojibwe Language Summit

  Immersion Schools were the main focus of the 2013 Red Lake Ojibwe Language Summit Monday and Tuesday. The two-day event is held annually to discuss and trade ideas on preserving and revitalizing Native language and culture. Immersion schools teach students the language by...

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