Aaniin Mille Lacs Band Members. Welcome to the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Legislative Branch Website. This site is not intended to replace the main Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Website (millelacsband.com) but is an additional resource for band members seeking information related specifically to the Legislative Branch of Government.
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Latest News for the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe
Mille Lacs Messenger By: Vivian LaMoore Posted: 11/30/2016 The long Thanksgiving weekend is over and the tryptophan has undoubtably worn off. People are settling in to the Christmas mode decorating, baking, shopping and all that it entails. But the bright lights, sugar cookies, ribbons and bows cannot cover up the fact that Mille Lacs County residents are suffering from the Continue…Read More
Aitkin Independent Age By: Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Posted: 11/28/2016 Walleye stocked in southwestern Aitkin County lake. Achieving a key milestone and closing the loop on the first year of its fish hatchery pilot project, the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Department of Natural Resource and Environment (DNRE) announced it has stocked more than 45,000 Ogaa (walleye) into Continue…Read More
Mille Lacs Messenger By: Mille Lacs Messenger Posted: 11/24/2016 Negotiations for a new cooperative law enforcement agreement between Mille Lacs County and the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe have come to a complete stalemate. The law enforcement agreement was revoked by the county in July of this year with the statement from the county saying the current cooperative agreement was Continue…Read More
Mille Lacs Messenger By: Mary Rains, Mille Lacs Health Systems Posted: 11/17/2016 Mille Lacs Health System held its Annual Shareholders’ Meeting on Thursday, Nov. 10. At the meeting, vice president of medical affairs Dr. Tom Bracken gave the medical affairs and staff report. New providers Kathy Halbert, C.N.P., and Beth Twite, P.A., were introduced. Dr. Bracken also noted that MLHS Continue…Read More
Environmental Health News By: Brian Bienkowski Posted: 11/16/2016 Disparate tribal voices in Washington state found unity in the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, which was created following the Boldt Decision. The decision spider-webbed out to other regional bands of tribes coalescing around shared fishing rights. “We could have a lot more fish,” says Paul Lumley, executive director of the Columbia River Continue…Read More
Brainerd Dispatch By: Brainerd Dispatch Posted: 11/15/2016 Closing the loop on the first year of its fish hatchery pilot project, the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Department of Natural Resource and Environment announced Tuesday it has stocked more than 45,000 walleye into lakes in Aitkin, Pine, Morrison, and Crow Wing counties. The fish, which ranged from 3 inches to 6.5 Continue…Read More