IEN Response to Reports of Dakota Access Pipeline Leaks

May 11, 2017

By Jade Begay ( and Nina Smith ( On May 10, 2017, the Indigenous Environmental Network is responding to reports that the Dakota Access Pipeline experienced its first spill at a pumping station near Crandon, South Dakota, […]

Water Protectors Drop Banner in US Bank Stadium

January 2, 2017

#DefundDAPL Divestment Campaign Reaches $40 Million By LaDonna Allard ( and Tara Houska ( On January 1st, 2017, during the Vikings/Bears football game at US Bank Stadium, two water protectors rappelled from the rafters to display […]

Fiddle Diddles Recalls Car Seat Strap Systems

October 26, 2016

Fiddle Diddles LullaBelay Recall Due to Potential Choking Hazard On October 25, 2016, a recall was issued through the Consumer Product Safety Commission for the LullaBelay car seat strap systems. The carabiners attached to the […]

Chicken Recall Due to Soil and Sand Contamination

June 18, 2016

GNP Company Recalls Chicken Products Due To Possible Foreign Matter Contamination Released by Katherine Scheidt, GNP Company, a Cold Spring, Minnesota establishment, is recalling approximately 55,608 pounds of chicken products that may be contaminated with extraneous […]

Mobile Hotel to Debut in Minneapolis

May 17, 2016

Alchemy’s “LIGHTHOUSE” Premiers at the Minneapolis Institute of Art Event Released by Geoffrey Warner, The LIGHTHOUSE, designed by Geoffrey Warner and built with a team of University of Minnesota students and Alchemy, makes its premier at the Minneapolis Institute […]

Reward for Information on Bald Eagle Killer

April 8, 2016

The Bald Eagle was Found in a Plastic Bag, Breasted Out, with its Talons and Part of a Leg Missing Released by Tina Shaw, The US Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking information regarding a dead […]