Mille Lacs News

St. Cloud Times: Focus Mille Lacs solutions on harvest, stocking

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A legislative working group is scheduled to meet again Thursday to discuss possible economic aid for businesses affected by closing Mille Lacs Lake to walleye fishing until at least Dec. 1. That’s an admirable suggestion, and one certainly needing more details for legislators (and taxpayers) to judge as a reasonable short-term solution. To be honest, though, legislators...
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MPR News: $3.5 million sought for Mille Lacs walleye hatchery

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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has drafted a plan for a research facility, hatchery and outreach center on Lake Mille Lacs that could cost the state $3.5 million in the next fiscal year. The planning document, obtained by MPR News through a data practices request, is asking for $500,000 for land acquisition and project design,...
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Press Release on Proposed Amendment to Article II, Membership of the Revised Constitution of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe

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The Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, Tribal Executive Committee (TEC), agreed to move forward with the process to allow the adult membership of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe to vote on the question of whether other federally recognized Chippewa, Ojibwe, Anishinaabe blood and Canadian First Nations Anishinaabe blood should be counted for current enrolled Members.Currently, Article II, Membership...
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