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A group of native students and Ojibwa tribe members mark the start of Chiefs' Day with a traditional drum and song. The event was held Wednesday at the White Earth Community Center.

Celebrating Chiefs' Day

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When Presidents' Day was celebrated Monday, many did it with a day off and reminders of great men who came before us.

But when the sounds of celebration faded, one could faintly hear the sound of drums.


These were the traditional Native American drums being played in a community that does not always feel quite as celebrated in mainstream America.

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