Latest Ojibwa Stories

2008-07-13 12:00:25

By Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jul. 13--By Brad Dokken Herald Staff Writer Fishing opportunities on smaller lakes within the Red Lake Indian Reservation date back to the 1930s, but the program really took off in 1987 when the band launched the Red Lake Department of Natural Resources.

2008-07-04 09:00:33

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 4, 2008) - FNX Mining Company Inc.

2008-06-19 12:00:28

By Lisa Baumann, The Pine Journal, Cloquet, Minn. Jun. 19--Cloquet city officials got riled up Tuesday about the low ranking of the city's downtown site on a list of potential locations for a new Carlton County Human Services building.

2008-06-10 21:00:20

By Mila Koumpilova, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 10--MAHNOMEN, Minn. -- Normalcy has returned to the Mahnomen School District.

2008-04-27 00:00:13

By The Associated Press WAUSAU (AP) - Northern Wisconsin marks an anniversary this year, but not everyone is celebrating.

2006-04-25 16:32:00

By Benno Groeneveld ST. PAUL, Minnesota (Reuters) - A juvenile was being held at a Minnesota Indian reservation after officials said they uncovered a possible assault against the same school where a shooting spree last year left 10 dead, the FBI said on Tuesday.

2006-02-27 17:55:00

Resource-rich but job- poor American Indian tribes in the Rocky Mountain region are targeting energy development as a remedy for their economic ills.

2006-01-13 15:44:09

MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) - The son of a Minnesota Indian tribal leader was sentenced on Friday for making threats prior to a 10-death school shooting rampage carried out last year by one of his friends.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.