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
Morrison County Record By: Liz Verley Posted: 03/17/2017 Morrison County has received notice that the United States Department of the Interior has issued a notice of its intent to accept the Willmus property into trust by the United State of America for the Mille Lacs Band of Objibwe. The Willmus property consists of 3,300 acres purchased several years ago by Continue…Read More
Mille Lacs Messenger By: Vivian LaMoore Posted: 03/15/2017 During the regular Mille Lacs County Board meeting on Tuesday, March 7, the board agreed to hold a public hearing and time for public comment for the implementation of body-worn cameras for deputies in the Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Office. The public hearing is scheduled for Tuesday, March 21, during the regularly Continue…Read More
Mille Lacs Messenger By: Vivian LaMoore Posted: 03/15/2017 Managing Mille Lacs Lake has become a puzzle. One with missing pieces and jagged edges. There is nothing set in stone for the upcoming open water season on Mille Lacs Lake. Regulations have not yet been set. The allocations have not yet been figured out. But members of the Department of Natural Continue…Read More
Mille Lacs Messenger By: Doug Scott, Community Organizer Posted: 3/10/17 The community conversation entitled Building Community/Empowering Families Northern Mille Lacs County has moved into the final stage. Three gatherings designed to increase awareness of local economic and cultural realities will help transition residents to brainstorming, prioritizing and acting on issues of shared interest. Louis Johnston, a professor of economics who Continue…Read More
MPR News By: John Enger Posted: 3/8/17 As Native Americans opposed to President Trump's restarting of oil pipeline projects gather in Washington, D.C., opponents of other pipeline projects found a target in Bemidji. U.S. State Department officials were met by hundreds of protesters at a Tuesday question-and-answer session on the Alberta Clipper oil pipeline. Calgary-based Enbridge Energy hopes to substantially Continue…Read More
KARE 11 Posted: 3/7/17 MILLE LACS, Minn. - A grant from the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee will expand a program to build more gardens and educate children about the importance of eating healthy in the Mille Lacs area. “A lack of access to nutritious food has led our to diabetes-related health issues such as high blood pressure, obesity and Continue…Read More