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Minnetonka Moccasin apologizes for appropriating Native American culture

The company has laid out a plan to do better and support Native American communities.

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4-year-old girl killed by falling branch in Mankato is identified

She is from South Dakota, and was attending the Mahkato Annual Traditional Powwow.

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New report highlights violence epidemic facing Indigenous women, girls

Native women and girls are more likely than other groups in Minnesota to be murdered or go missing.

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Red Lake Indian Reservation welcome sign vandalized with racist graffiti

Someone daubed a Swastika and 'Trump 2020' on the sign.

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Ivanka Trump visits MN amid criticism from environmentalists, Native women

Protesters could be heard from outside the Duluth Pack store in Canal Park on Monday.

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Ivanka Trump to make stops in Duluth, Bloomington on Monday

Her trip includes a visit to a local manufacturing plant.

Catalytic converter thieves hit another S. Minneapolis nonprofit

The group's vans have been sidelined by the crime.

Sacred burial ground will stay closed to public, historical society says

It follows a request made by descendants of Native Americans buried there.

Minneapolis agrees on a new site for homeless encampment

The land is owned by the city and the Red Lake Nation.

Young woman's death at Minneapolis tent city heightens health fears

The 26-year-old died from an apparent asthma attack.

Plans for new casino in Otter Tail County are dead in the water

The White Earth Tribal Council overturned the proposal at a recent meeting.

Action promised to tackle growing homeless camp in Minneapolis

The encampment has sprung up near Hiawatha Avenue in recent months.

His statue now stands in Shakopee, but who was Chief Sakpe?

The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community unveiled the statue of him on Tuesday.

A piece of the Dakota Access Pipeline protest is going to the Smithsonian

It'll be in an exhibit about relations between the U.S. and Native Americans.

Here's why a senator wants to name a law after a Fargo homicide victim

Savanna Greywind's death is being treated as part of an epidemic.

Minnesotans want a statue of Prince, not Christopher Columbus

Petition to swap out the statue has nearly 2,000 signatures.

Minnesotans want a statue of Prince, not Christopher Columbus

Petition to swap out the statue has nearly 2,000 signatures.

MnDOT says it messed up, apologizes to Fond du Lac Band for damaging burial grounds

They held a meeting in Duluth's Fond du Lac community Wednesday.

MnDOT didn't realize its road project was running through a tribal cemetery

The construction project in Duluth was put on hold when human remains turned up.

Quiz: Wait ... what's on the Minnesota state flag?

Turns out a lot of people actually don't know what's on it. Do you?