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Arne Vainio: Don't wait too long to let someone know they are important
Opinion

Arne Vainio: Don't wait too long to let someone know they are important (June 12, 2018)

Words are not always the best way to communicate and when you use them, make sure they matter.

Grand Portage Band celebrates trust status for 145-acre island at Lake Superior
Environment | Trust

Grand Portage Band celebrates trust status for 145-acre island at Lake Superior (September 21, 2017)

The Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is celebrating a historic achievement by reclaiming its ancestral lands in Minnesota.

Minnesota Chippewa Tribe swears in executive committee members
National | Politics

Minnesota Chippewa Tribe swears in executive committee members (August 12, 2016)

The committee consists of the leaders of the Bois Forte, Fond Du Lac, Grand Portage, Leech Lake, Mille Lacs and White Earth bands.

President Obama signs Grand Portage Band per capita bill into law

President Obama signs Grand Portage Band per capita bill into law (December 22, 2014)

The bill ensures that payments received in connection with a treaty settlement aren't subject to state or federal taxation.

House passes bill to address Grand Portage Band per capitas
Politics

House passes bill to address Grand Portage Band per capitas (November 21, 2014)

The payments to citizens of the Grand Portage Band will be exempt from state and federal taxation under H.R.3608.

Minnesota Tribes: United in campaign against racist NFL  mascot
Opinion | Sports

Minnesota Tribes: United in campaign against racist NFL mascot (November 3, 2014)

Leaders of eight tribes explain why they oppose the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.

House Natural Resources Committee sets markup on tribal bills
Politics

House Natural Resources Committee sets markup on tribal bills (September 17, 2014)

Five bills affecting taxation, tribal foster children, a land dispute, land-into-trust and an Alaska Native corporation are on the agenda.

Audio from House subcommittee hearing on five tribal measures
Cobell Lawsuit & Settlement | Politics | Trust

Audio from House subcommittee hearing on five tribal measures (July 29, 2014)

Most of the discussion centered on a bill to authorize self-determination contracts for the Cobell land buy-back program.

House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs hearing
Cobell Lawsuit & Settlement | Politics | Trust

House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs hearing (July 29, 2014)

Bills address taxation of per capita payments for a Minnesota tribe, the safety of Native children, the Cobell buy-back program and the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes of Idaho.

Grand Portage Band cancels   hunt that was questioned by state
Environment | Law

Grand Portage Band cancels hunt that was questioned by state (September 6, 2013)

The Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has canceled plans for a moose hunt in Minnesota.