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Spirit Lake Tribal Council denounces remarks by Rep. Kevin Cramer

March 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The Spirit Lake Tribal Council issued a statement Friday harshly criticizing comments attributed earlier this week to Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., regarding the protection of women and children on the reservation, including that he reportedly wanted to “ring the Tribal Council’s neck and slam them against the wall.” Continue Reading

Tribal Council: The help wasn’t available

September 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Spirit Lake Tribal Council blamed a “tremendous shortfall” of support from the federal government as a reason it decided to surrender control of its social services. Continue Reading