Grand Casino To Reopen Both Locations June 1After 77 days of being closed, Grand Casino Mille Lacs and Grand Casino Hinckley will be opening on Monday with strict safety measures in place.
Mille Lacs Band Confirms 1st COVID-19 Case As Tribe Mulls Reopening Of CasinosThe Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe has confirmed its first coronavirus (COVID-19) case.
Ellison: Mille Lacs Band Still Has 61K-Acre ReservationThe contentious issue could have deep implications for people who live around one of Minnesota's destination fishing areas.
Ellison, Walz Reaffirm Mille Lacs Band’s Reservation Exists, Was Never DiminishedMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison, with the support of Gov. Tim Walz, has reaffirmed the boundaries of the Mille Lacs Reservation.
‘We Will Never Know’: Uncertified World Record Muskie Boated, Released In Mille Lacs LakeA world record muskie may be roaming Mille Lacs Lake.
‘Restoring Law, Order & Hope’: Policing Agreement Reached Between Mille Lacs Tribe, CountyTwo years after Mille Lacs County voted to end a law enforcement agreement with tribal police, a new agreement has been made.
Mille Lacs Tribe Hosting ‘Un-Cuff Our Cops’ Rally At State CapitolThe Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe is hosting a rally at the Minnesota State Capitol in an effort to draw attention to what it calls a public safety crisis after the loss of a law enforcement agreement with Mille Lacs County.
Mille Lacs Band Divests From Wells Fargo Over Its DAPL SupportThe Mille Lacs Band Of Ojibwe has announced it is divesting from Wells Fargo, saying the bank’s “unacceptable corporate behavior” and financial support of the Dakota Access pipeline led to the decision.
Mille Lacs County Votes To End Law Enforcement Agreement With Tribal PoliceThe Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe is denouncing county officials' decision to end a law enforcement agreement between the Mille Lacs County Sheriff's Office and the Mille Lacs Band Tribal Police.
DOJ Now Has Criminal Jurisdiction On Mille Lacs ReservationThe United States Federal Government will now assume criminal jurisdiction over the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe's reservation in central Minnesota, according to the Department of Justice. The Mille Lacs Reservation becomes only the second in the U.S. to have had their request for concurrent jurisdiction granted by the DOJ -- the first being the White Earth Reservation in northeastern Minnesota.
Mille Lacs Band Of Ojibwe Agrees To Halt Netting Due To Walleye CrisisWith the Minnesota state fish in crisis, a Native American tribe Friday said it would not net walleye on Lake Mille Lacs next year.
Body Of Minnesota Man Released To Family Without AutopsyAn autopsy will not be conducted on the body of a Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe member who died over the weekend following a car accident near Cromwell. The St. Louis County Medical Examiner's Office released the body of 65-year-old Mushkoob Aubid to family members Monday morning after a court order was signed by Carlton County Judge Robert Macaulay.
Mille Lacs Band Of Ojibwe DNR To Host Eagle ReleaseThe Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Department of Natural Resources will release an eagle back into the wild Friday morning. According to the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe DNR, employees of the DNR found the eagle a few weeks ago on the side of Shakopee Lake Road.
Mille Lacs Band To Host Hand Drum ContestThe 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.
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.