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Former Sen. Dorgan to speak at Native American youth rally Friday

March 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Former Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., will be the featured speaker at youth rally conducted by The Center for Native American Youth today at Cankdeska Cikana Community College on the Spirit Lake Nation. Dorgan will speak at the event, which begins at noon. He and Dana Lee Jetty, a 19-year-old enrolled Spirit Lake member who serves as a youth board member at the center, also will lead a roundtable discussion with students. Continue Reading

Former GF resident heads Dorgan’s new Center for Native American Youth

June 8, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Erin Bailey lined up a job in New York City as she prepared to graduate from college, but family ties and a quick meeting with her father’s one-time employer, former Sen. Byron Dorgan instead helped her become part of a team now working to address youth suicide in American Indian communities. Continue Reading

Former GF resident heads up Dorgan’s new Center for Native American Youth

June 8, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Erin Bailey now serves as director of organization focusing on youth suicide, teen issuesErin Bailey lined up a job in New York City as she prepared to graduate from college, but family ties and a quick meeting with her father’s one-time employer, former Sen. Byron Dorgan instead helped her become part of a team now working to address youth suicide in American Indian communities. Continue Reading