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Child welfare on Indian reservations was topic of the day in Washington
The safety of children on the Spirit Lake Reservation was in the national spotlight Wednesday. The tribal chairman spent the day in Washington testifying in support of stricter standards for relative care and foster homes on reservations.
Thursday, April, 03, 2014 - WDAZ - News

"Native American Children's Safety Act" was introduced in Congress Thursday
The safety procedures regarding foster children on Native American reservations may soon be getting major improvements. The "Native American Children's Safety Act" was introduced in Congress on Thursday.
Friday, March, 28, 2014 - WDAZ - News

FBI investigating death on Spirit Lake Reservation
The FBI was called out to Fort Totten early Saturday morning, after a 21-year-old man was found dead.
Monday, March, 17, 2014 - WDAZ - News

Native Spirit: Spirit Lake Vocational Rehab helping others turn their lives around
With few employment choices and a high unemployment rate, finding a job can be difficult for people on the Spirit Lake reservation, especially for people living with disabilities.
Saturday, March, 15, 2014 - WDAZ - News

Man convicted of killing 2 children at Spirit Lake files appeal
A man convicted in the childhood killings of his cousins on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation is appealing the jury’s findings that he murdered them.
Tuesday, January, 07, 2014 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Bagola to spend life in prision for Spirit Lake murders
The man convicted of killing two children on the Spirit Lake reservation, Valentino Bagola, will spend the rest of his life behind bars after being sentenced Monday in Fargo. After a 13-day trial the 20-year-old was convicted for the 2011 murders.
Monday, December, 16, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Native Spirit: Cankdeska Cikana Community College Basketball program
Basketball is one of the most common sports played on the Spirit Lake reservation. Now, the love of the game is being used to give tribal members a shot at an education.
Saturday, December, 14, 2013 - WDAZ - News

More law enforcement personnel coming to Spirit Lake Nation
The Office of Justice Services, part of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, is sending seven new law enforcement agents to the Spirit Lake Reservation.
Tuesday, November, 26, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Tribal members speak out about the embattled social services program
Tribal members on the Spirit Lake Nation got to speak their mind Wednesday about the tribe's embattled social services program. Several children have died on the reservation in the last few years.
Thursday, November, 21, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Devils Lake man pleads guilty to two counts of abusive sexual contact
A Devils Lake Man pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of abusive sexual contact on the Spirit Lake reservation. 40-year-old Erick McKay pleaded guilty to forcing a girl under the age of 12 to have sexual contact with him
Wednesday, November, 20, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Tribal, County, State and Federal leaders discuss child safety issues on Spirit Lake Reservation
The troubling trend of children in danger on the Spirit Lake Nation has brought officials from around the region to meet in Fort Totten this week to tackle the issue together.
Wednesday, November, 20, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Federal task force looks at impact of violence against American Indian children
A federal task force is set to look at the impact of violence against American Indian children on December 9th in Bismarck. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder made the announcement Wednesday during the Tribal Nations Conference in Washington - which Spirit Lake Tribal Chairman Russ McDonald attended.
Friday, November, 15, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Spirit Lake: Children in danger
The safety of children on the Spirit Lake reservation has been in question for several years. The reservation has made national headlines, from CNN to the New York Times, as multiple children on the reservation have been killed or injured.
Thursday, November, 14, 2013 - WDAZ - News

WDAZ reporter attacked on the Spirit Lake Reservation
A WDAZ reporter says he was just doing his job when two people attacked him on the Spirit Lake Reservation. The incident happened just after 3:30 Tuesday afternoon when reporter Adam Ladwig was on the scene of a garage fire at a residence.
Wednesday, November, 13, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Heitkamp’s first Senate bill proposes Commission on Native Children
The first bill introduced by U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp since taking office in January would create a commission to study poverty, child abuse, drug abuse and other issues facing Native American children and recommend ways to improve services to them.
Thursday, October, 31, 2013 - Forum News Service - News

New Applebee's opens in Devils Lake
It's been a hot start for the brand new Devils Lake Applebee's, which officially opened its doors Monday.
Tuesday, October, 29, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Convicted Spirit Lake killer says he wasn’t fit for trial
FARGO – Valentino Bagola, the man convicted last month on two murder counts for the brutal stabbing deaths of two children on the Spirit Lake reservation, says he wasn’t fit to stand trial and should be released from jail.
Monday, October, 28, 2013 - Forum News Service - News

Spirit Lake recall election favors secretary
Spirit Lake Tribal Members gathered Friday for yet another recall election, the third on the reservation this year. Tribal Secretary Nancy Greene-Robertson's seat on the tribal council was at stake this time.
Friday, October, 25, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Tribal Secretary-Treasurer to face recall hearing
According to the tribe's website, linked here, the Spirit Lake Nation is holding a recall hearing for Tribal Secretary-Treasurer Nancy Greene-Robertson this Friday, October 25 at 10:00 am at the Spirit Lake Casino auditorium.
Tuesday, October, 22, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Senator John Hoeven urges the Dept of Interior to keep funding BIA Social Services during the government shut down
North Dakota Senator John Hoeven says children on the Spirit Lake reservation should not be a casualty of the government shutdown. The BIA took over child protection services on the reservation last year after several children were killed and injured.
Friday, October, 04, 2013 - WDAZ - News

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