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.
There is a section dedicated to each of the district representatives for sharing information relevant to their districts. We appreciate your patience as we continue to tweak the website to be administered and user friendly.
Latest News for the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe
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
Minnesota Public Radio News By: Dan Kraker Posted: 09/21/2016 For the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, the St. Louis River estuary has been described as being as close to heaven as they could get. It's where the river slows and widens before emptying into the Lake Superior in Duluth. "This was sort of a perfect place, a Continue…Read More
Aitkin Independent Age By: Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures Posted: 09/14/2016 Grand Casino Mille Lacs is in the final stages of preparation and ready to welcome the 2016 Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year tournament this week – Sept. 15-18. This is the first time the Elite series has ever visited Mille Lacs Lake, a multi-species lake home to plentiful trophy Continue…Read More
Indian Country Today Media Network By: Carlyle W. Begay Posted: 09/14/2016 The results have been in for some time and the conclusion is alarming: government-run schools have failed and continue to fail Native American kids from coast to coast. This is why I am concerned with a recent opinion piece by reporter Tanya Lee, Exploiting Native Kids: School Choice. I Continue…Read More