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Playlist: Leah Lemm's Reel

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Leah Lemm's reel from MN Native News.

Minnesota Native News: Per Cap Patrol Inspires, and Guitarist Combines Jazz and Visual Art

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 05:00

Concerned community members come together to show support to those battling addiction in Mille Lacs, and jazz guitarist Briand Morrison talks about his and his father’s art.

Img_5072_small Concerned community members come together to show support to those battling addiction in Mille Lacs, and jazz guitarist Briand Morrison talks about his and his father’s art.

Minnesota Native News: Turtle Theater Collective Presents 'Our Town,' and Three Prolific Artists Are on Display at the Duluth Art Institute

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 05:00

Theater company, Turtle Theater Collective, produces a rendition of 'Our Town,' an American Classic. And the Duluth Art Institute hosts the work of three widely known artists in its current exhibit.

Mnn_img_4104_small Theater company, Turtle Theater Collective, produces a rendition of 'Our Town,' an American Classic. And the Duluth Art Institute hosts the work of three widely known artists in its current exhibit.

Minnesota Native News: Poet Joan Naviyuk Kane Joins North Woods Writing Conference, & Treasure Island Resort & Casino Presents Native American Heritage Night.

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 05:00

Poet and current Guggenheim Fellow, Joan Naviyuk Kane, teaches at the Minnesota North Woods Writing Conference in Bemidji…
And Treasure Island Resort & Casino Hosts Native American Heritage Night with the Saint Paul Saints at CHS Field in Saint Paul.

Img_3739__1__small Poet and current Guggenheim Fellow, Joan Naviyuk Kane, teaches at the Minnesota North Woods Writing Conference in Bemidji… And Treasure Island Resort & Casino Hosts Native American Heritage Night with the Saint Paul Saints at CHS Field in Saint Paul.

Minnesota Native News: New Language School Opens, Theater Festival Announced, and Youth Visit Rome

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 05:00

A new early headstart and preschool focusing on Dakota language is opening in the Lower Sioux community…
A playwright and actor talks about an upcoming theater festival…
And a group visits the Vatican to request the revocation of the Doctrine of Discovery.

Toddler-hands-coloring_925x__1__small A new early headstart and preschool focusing on Dakota language is opening in the Lower Sioux community… A playwright and actor talks about an upcoming theater festival… And a group visits the Vatican to request the revocation of the Doctrine of Discovery.

Minnesota Native News: Native Artist Talk Series Showcases Careers

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 05:00

Making a career in the arts can be a challenge, but Native Artists are found flourishing in the sector. There are many lessons to learn from them - from combating misconceptions to the necessity of art for community health. Reporter Leah Lemm has the story about this program hosted by The University of Minnesota Twin Cities Department of American Indian Studies.

Mnn_pic_small Making a career in the arts can be a challenge, but Native Artists are found flourishing in the sector. There are many lessons to learn from them - from combating misconceptions to the necessity of art for community health. Reporter Leah Lemm has the story about this program hosted by The University of Minnesota Twin Cities Department of American Indian Studies.

Minnesota Native News: New Art Exhibit on Display, Native Women to be Honored, and a Response to Proposed Wild Rice Water Standards.

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 05:00

This week on Minnesota Native News: The artwork of Julie Buffalohead is on display at the Bockley Gallery, three Native women are being honored for their work in the community, and the newly proposed wild rice water rule amendments fall short.

Pexels-photo-355808_small This week on Minnesota Native News: The artwork of Julie Buffalohead is on display at the Bockley Gallery, three Native women are being honored for their work in the community, and the newly proposed wild rice water rule amendments fall short.

Minnesota Native News: Art-Making to Honor Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 05:00

Violence against Native people is disproportionately high. The CDC reports for the year 2014 that homocide was the fourth leading cause of death in American Indian and Alaskan Native Women ages twenty five to thirty four. And the third leading cause of death in ages five to twenty-four.

With statistics like these, Native families are more likely to have stories in their own circle of family and friends. But communities are coming together to build deeper relationships and gain a louder voice around the issue by marching… and creating art together.

Img_2113_small Violence against Native people is disproportionately high. The CDC reports for the year 2014 that homocide was the fourth leading cause of death in American Indian and Alaskan Native Women ages twenty five to thirty four. And the third leading cause of death in ages five to twenty-four. With statistics like these, Native families are more likely to have stories in their own circle of family and friends. But communities are coming together to build deeper relationships and gain a louder voice around the issue by marching… and creating art together.

Minnesota Native News: Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe State of the Band Address and Youth Digital Photography Exhibit

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 05:00

Governor Mark Dayton has appointed key Mille Lacs Band Police leader to the Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training. And the art and photography exhibit of Mazinaakizige: American Indian Teen Photography Project is on display at Two Rivers Gallery.

Img_1637_2_small Governor Mark Dayton has appointed key Mille Lacs Band Police leader to the Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training. And the art and photography exhibit of Mazinaakizige: American Indian Teen Photography Project is on display at Two Rivers Gallery.

Minnesota Native News: Native Governance Center Announces Ninth Native Nations Rebuilders Cohort

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 04:59

A group of leaders from Minnesota’s tribal communities have the opportunity to hone and develop their leadership skills as part the Native Nations Rebuilders program.

20171031_image_for_mnn_ngc_small A group of leaders from Minnesota’s tribal communities have the opportunity to hone and develop their leadership skills as part the Native Nations Rebuilders program.

Minnesota Native News: Solar Energy with Robert Blake

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 05:00

Solar energy professional Robert Blake discusses solar power opportunities, social justice, and his entrepreneurial and life goals of making solar power available to all.

Img_0356_small Solar energy professional Robert Blake discusses solar power opportunities, social justice, and his entrepreneurial and life goals of making solar power available to all.

Minnesota Native News: Indigenous Food Network Expands into Schools

From Ampers | Part of the Minnesota Native News series | 04:59

The Indigenous Food Network aims to introduce and increase traditional Native food in Minneapolis schools and youth programs.

20171018_mnn_small The Indigenous Food Network aims to introduce and increase traditional Native food in Minneapolis schools and youth programs.