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White Earth Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor

A new tribal constitution?

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The White Earth Reservation's government could see the most drastic change since 1934 if a proposed constitution is approved.

That constitution is set to be ratified by delegates at the reservation's final constitutional convention April 3 and 4 at the Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen.

White Earth Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor said that there are several problems with the current system of government.

"It's really an incomplete constitution," she said.

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