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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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Onamia Teacher Accused Of Having Sex With Student

A 33-year-old Milaca man is charged for allegedly having sex with a 17-year-old Onamia High School student, according to the Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Office.

02/11/2013

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Onamia Pair Arrested After Grand Casino Drive-By

Two people are in the Mille Lacs County Jail after a man was shot in the back in the parking lot of Grand Casino Mille Lacs in Onamia on Thursday.

02/01/2013

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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

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2 Minn. Men Killed In Mille Lacs Lake Car Crash

Two Minnesota men are dead after their car crossed Highway 169, rolled into a ditch and ended up in Mille Lacs Lake.

10/14/2012

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Family, Friends Mourn After Teen Struck, Killed In Onamia

A walk to a Friday night football game turned tragic in a small northern Minnesota community when a 14-year-old girl was hit and killed.

09/09/2012

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Onamia Teen Killed On Way To Football Game

The Mille Lacs County Sheriff says a car hit a young girl walking to her school’s football game Thursday night.

09/08/2012

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Authorities: Bomb Found During Traffic Stop In Milaca

The Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Office says an explosive device was found during a traffic stop Tuesday morning.

07/17/2012

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Stranded Anglers Rescued On Lake Mille Lacs

A number of anglers needed to be rescued on Lake Mille Lacs after a large chunk of ice broke off, leaving them stranded and surrounded by water.

12/21/2011

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Police: Man, 21, Dies After Crawling Onto 169

An Onamia man died Thursday night after he crawled onto Highway 169 and was struck by a passing car, police said.

07/01/2011

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Police: Teen Abducted At Gunpoint Found Unharmed

An Amber Alert has been issued for a 17-year-old, who was allegedly abducted at gunpoint in Itasca County.

05/21/2011

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Fire Destroys 2 Townhouses At Izatys Resort

A fire destroyed two townhomes near the Izatys Resort in Onamia, Minn. Friday afternoon, according to an Izatys official.

04/29/2011