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Mille Lacs Band Of Ojibwe

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Mille Lacs Band To Host Hand Drum Contest

The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe is showcasing a bit of tribal culture during a weekend hand drum contest at Grand Casino in Hinckley. The Saturday afternoon contest is free and open to the public. Teams from across the Midwest and Canada are expected to participate for their chance at a top prize.

03/07/2014

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Former Mille Lacs Band Leader Marge Anderson Dies

The woman who led the Mille Lacs Band of Objiwe in its successful efforts to secure tribal hunting and fishing rights has died. A trial government statement says former chief executive Marge Anderson died Saturday at age 81 of natural causes.

07/01/2013

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Mille Lacs Band Of Ojibwe Buying 2 St. Paul Hotels

Two major hotels in St. Paul, the Doubletree Hilton and Crowne Plaza, are being purchased by the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe.

03/11/2013

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Mille Lacs Band Of Ojibwe Buying Up Half Of St. Paul’s Hotel Rooms

A group known for their casinos in Hinckley and Mille Lacs is now making its way into hotels. The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe is buying up half of the hotel rooms in downtown St. Paul.

01/09/2013

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Mille Lacs Band Of Ojibwe Plans To Buy 2 St. Paul Hotels

The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe plans to buy two hotels in St. Paul.

01/08/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Native American History

November’s Native American History Month, and it’s coinciding with the sesquicentennial of U.S.-Dakota War of 1862, giving all the more reason to learn more about the event and the people involved.

11/05/2012

Duluth Flooding 2012 June

June Storm & Flooding Damage = $108 Million

Thirteen Minnesota counties and three tribal nations have been declared major disaster areas, and are now eligible for federal public assistance.

07/06/2012

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2nd Man Sentenced For Tribal Embezzlement

A Brainerd man has been sentenced for embezzling more than $600,000 from the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe.

02/17/2011