More: bois forte
The committee consists of the leaders of the Bois Forte, Fond Du Lac, Grand Portage, Leech Lake, Mille Lacs and White Earth bands.
Chairman Kevin Leecy described prescription drugs, heroin and methamphetamine as the new version of 'smallpox blankets' for the Minnesota tribe.
Indian tribes remain sovereign nations. Our people are still here. Our governments are still here. We still retain our rights.
The Canadian-based fast casual restaurant is known for its coffee and doughnuts.
In many respects, the Bois Forte Band exemplifies ways that communities of different cultural backgrounds can get along, even when the issue is sharing natural resources.
Lake Vermilion’s reputation as one of the state’s premier walleye lakes dodged a potential bullet this past week, thanks to the efforts of the Bois Forte Tribal Council.
The items belonged to the Midewiwin, a sacred society, and will be returned under the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.
The payments to citizens of the Grand Portage Band will be exempt from state and federal taxation under H.R.3608.
Leaders of eight tribes explain why they oppose the Washington NFL team's racist mascot.
It is time for America to shine a light on its relationship with Indians.
The Gawboy family in 2010. Photo from Duluth News Tribune Jim Gawboy, a 76-year-old member of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa in Minnesota, and his wife are the...
Eugene Boshey Sr., a former chairman of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa Indians in Minnesota, died on Monday. He was 80. Boshey was first elected to the tribal council...
The Bois Forte Band of Chippewa has reclaimed more than 8,000 artifacts that were taken from the reservation in 1948. University of Minnesota archeologist Lloyd Wilford removed the items, apparently...
The Bois Forte Band Indians in Minnesota expects to break ground this spring on a $4.7 million housing project. The project will include 12 duplex houses and an eight-unit apartment...