White Earth News


09/14/2018 10:57 AM  ~~~Source~~~
'Totally Solvable:' Homeless Conference is Future-Focused 

Hundreds of people on a mission to end homelessness are in Duluth Thursday and Friday as the Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless is having its annual conference at the DECC. "If you care about education, if you care about healthcare, if you care about thriving economies, you have to care about housing," MCH Executive Director Senta Leff said.


09/04/2018 12:03 AM  ~~~Source~~~
McFeely: Proposed Star Lake casino dead after three years of fighting 

The casino project proposed by the White Earth Chippewa Band would have placed a 270-acre complex on the shores of Star Lake in Otter Tail County. Opposition to the proposal from area residents has been intense since the idea was first floated in 2015.


08/25/2018 06:47 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Authorities Seeking Missing Waubun, Minnesota Teen 

The White Earth Tribal Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in finding a 16-year-old Waubun, Minnesota boy. Bellefeuille is believed to be traveling in a silver 2006, 4-door Chevrolet Malibu with a large dent on the passenger side front bumper with Minnesota license plate 735NWG.


08/25/2018 06:47 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Search is on for missing Minnesota teen last seen near Ogema 

Authorities are seeking the public's help in locating a 16-year-old boy who disappeared Tuesday in northern Minnesota. Ashton Bellefeuille, of Waubun, was last seen Tuesday when he met his mother for gas money a few miles from home in Ogema, Minn.


08/17/2018 10:33 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Footage shows Minnesota man raised gun before police fired 

Police in St. Paul released body camera footage Friday that shows a man was armed with a gun before officers shot and killed him during an early morning confrontation. Officers Matthew Jones and Vincent Adams shot William James Hughes, 43, on an apartment building porch Aug. 5. Hughes' family has questioned why he had to die.