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
Duluth News Tribune By: Forum News Service Posted: 10/15/2016 The Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee is down another key member after the group received a resignation letter from Jamie Edwards, the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe representative. One year after the group was appointed to offer guidance to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on how to improve the Mille Continue…Read More
Brainerd Dispatch By: Michael Johnson Posted: 10/14/2016 GARRISON—While walleye is still king of discussion at the Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee, there was increased discussion on the importance of bass fishing for the area economy during the regular meeting Thursday night. The MLFAC committee also shared its concern about hearing what winter fishing regulations on the lake will be as Continue…Read More
Mille Lacs Messenger By: Vivian LaMoore Posted: 09/29/2016 The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe announced on Sept. 21 Tribal Police Chief Jared Rosati is “transitioning” back to his former position as a Mille Lacs Band Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer. The move is a result of a request from Band administration. Rosati has been the chief of police since Continue…Read More
Mille Lacs Messenger By: Brielle Bredsten Posted: 09/23/2016 Following Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Dave Archambault II’s request for support, the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe passed an official resolution supporting the Tribe’s efforts to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline project in North Dakota on Sept. 8. In addition to standing in solidarity with the Tribe, the Band Continue…Read More
Mille Lacs Messenger By: Bob Statz Posted: 09/22/2016 A right of passage each early fall around mid-Minnesota is the tradition of ricing on shallow area lakes. One of the most popular and bountiful rice beds over the years has been Lake Onamia. Native Americans, along with those of other races, have annually harvested rice from that lake — some for Continue…Read More
Mille Lacs Messenger By: Vivian LaMoore Posted: 09/21/2016 What a week it has been for the Mille Lacs Lake area and Minnesota as a whole. The excitement around here is still buzzing like a bee in a field of honeysuckle. I tip my hat to the staff of Grand Casino and Eddy’s for hosting the Bassmasters Elite Angler of the Year Continue…Read More