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August 13, 2009
Red Lake man indicted for abuse
A 26-year-old Red Lake man has been indicted in federal court for allegedly sexually abusing a woman in May. According to a press release from the U.S.
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August 13, 2009 - 10:23am
May 29, 2009
Red Lake moves closer to full federal child protection funding
BEMIDJI - A $500,000 appropriation from the 2009 Legislature allows the Red Lake Band of Chippewa to move closer to full funding of child protection cases. The monies will allow the Red Lake Nation to transition from Beltrami County and the state of Minnesota to a direct relationship...
May 29, 2009 - 2:00pm
April 24, 2009
Superintendent of Red Lake when shooting rampage occured dies
Stuart Desjarlait, superintendent of the Red Lake High School when student Jeffrey Weise shot and killed nine people and then himself March 21, 2005, was laid to rest Thursday after a funeral in the Red Lake school gym. Desjarlait, 59, died Saturday in Abbott Northwestern Hospital...
April 24, 2009 - 9:55am
March 3, 2009
Teacher at time of 2005 Red Lake shootings wins compensation
BEMIDJI - After almost four years, former Red Lake High School math teacher Missy Dodds won a court case for Workers Compensation for mental trauma causing mental injury. Students were killed and injured in Dodds' classroom March 21, 2005. After killing his grandfather and his companion...
March 3, 2009 - 6:00am
February 26, 2009
Red Lake Drug and Gang Summit speaker says alcohol part of 'historical grief'
RED LAKE - When Cecil White Hat was 5 years old, he stood in the back of his dad's car in Mission, S.D. The streets were jam-packed with cars....
February 26, 2009 - 9:03am
February 20, 2009
Student with unloaded rifle found on school bus at Red Lake Elementary
BEMIDJI - A student boarding a school bus bound for Red Lake Elementary School Friday morning was found to be in possession of an unloaded rifle. Red Lake Superintendent Brent Gish said the district's transportation director, Donovan English, was filling in as a bus driver when he...
February 20, 2009 - 11:29pm
January 17, 2009
'Vulnerable' Redby woman found safe in St. Paul
A missing Redby woman has been found. Barbara Ortiz, 29, of is safe and being cared for by professionals in St. Paul, according to a press release from the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office. Ortiz, a vulnerable adult, was reported missing Jan. 10. Charlotte Clark, Ortiz's mother,...
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
Redby man pleads guilty to kidnapping, assault
Jason Lee King, 18, of Redby, pleaded guilty Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court to one count of felony kidnapping and two counts of felony second-degree assault with a deadly weapon. His sentencing is scheduled for Feb. 9. At about 9:36 p.m. Oct.
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Two Red Lake men indicted in federal court for alleged assaults
Two Red Lake men were indicted Tuesday in federal court in unrelated cases that involved assaults on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. Ronald Dean Oakgrove Sr., 42, was charged with one count of maiming and one count of assault resulting in serious bodily injury. Paul Robert Jones,...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Missing Redby woman in need of medical attention
A 29-year-old Redby woman has been missing since Saturday, her mother said Wednesday. Charlotte Clark said her daughter, Barbara Crystal (King) Ortiz, walked away from her home, half a mile west of Redby in the McBride area, to hitchhike to Bemidji on Saturday on County Road 15....
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
October 14, 2008
New casino to open on Red Lake Reservation in November 2009
RED LAKE - Blackjack, poker and slot machines, a hotel, restaurant, gift shop, banquet hall and entertainment center are designed to give the new casino on the Red Lake Reservation the competitive edge in northern Minnesota, according to tribal officials. Red Lake Tribal Council...
October 14, 2008 - 12:00am
September 29, 2008
Red Lake band opens Duluth office
DULUTH - A new Duluth outreach office hopes to make treatment, education and jobs the solutions to what is the bane of too many Red Lake band members: unemployment and substance abuse. With a Saturday picnic at Lincoln Park, Duluth members of the Chippewa tribe began to organize...
September 29, 2008 - 12:00am