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Recipient
Bois Forte Band of Ojibwe
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$62,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$62,000

To increase the Ojibwe language fluency, proficiency and literacy fo the Bois Forte Indian Community through partnerships with existing language perservation programs to develop a curriculum for pre-K learners, and K-6th grade.

Koochiching
St. Louis
Recipient
ISD 361
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,092
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$65,017

Maintenance of the Ojibwe language and culture classes, along withi participatioin in Ojibwe Quiz bowls, classroom presentations, language tables and Ojibwe cultural immersion camp, are essential for continued success of American Indian students and ensures a positive reinforcement of the self-image of American Indian students. The Dakota and Ojibwe Language Revitalization Grant will be monitored by the ISD 361 Indian Education staff and parent committee. Quarterly meetins will take place to monitor the program.

Koochiching
Recipient
Lower Sioux
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$108,233

The goal of the Cansayapi Dakota Iapi (Language) Program is to establish a permanent Dakota language program at Lower Sioux that promotes continuous language learning and speaking opportunities across the generations and community.

Renville
Recipient
Lower Sioux Indian Community
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$62,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$62,000

Reestablish the Lower Sioux Cultural Resource dedicated solely towards tribal youthby hiring workforce to manage and oversee programming. Increase cultural, language and beliefs into all youth programs - develop and format cultural based youth programming. Strengthen and open dialogue between the youth and elder populations to pass on language and cultural knowlege; build partnership with Lower Sioux Senior Services. Utilize technology to aid in education and awareness; create technological resources geared specifically toward youth language learning.

Renville
Recipient
Lower Sioux
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$109,830

Cansayapi will: 1) Increase teaching tools for the community by translating eight (8) curriculum units for the Dakota Immersion School and developing a ?second-year high school Dakota language syllabus that meets ACTFL world standards for listening and speaking; 2) Introduce and build the Dakota language skills of 122 community members; and 3) extend Dakota language use across the community through expanded technologically-based language interpretation at Lower Sioux?s Historic Site.

Renville
Recipient
Rainy River Community College
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,650
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,650

The purpose of the grant is to increase and enhance the understanding of the American Indian Ojibwe language and culture to ensure positive reinformcement of the self image and sense of identity four our American Indian Ojibwe people: To engage American Indian Ojibwe language and culture in our communities.

Koochiching
Recipient
Multiple public water systems
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$113,000
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
Fund Source

Approximately 70 percent of all Minnesotans rely on groundwater as their primary source of drinking water. Wells used for drinking water must be properly sealed when removed from service to protect both public health and Minnesota’s invaluable groundwater resources. The Minnesota Department of Health protects both public health and groundwater by assuring the proper sealing of unused wells.
Clean Water funds are being provided to well owners as a 50% cost-share assistance for sealing unused public water-supply wells.

Anoka
Beltrami
Benton
Big Stone
Blue Earth
Cook
Crow Wing
Dakota
Dodge
Faribault
Fillmore
Hennepin
Lyon
McLeod
Morrison
Mower
Olmsted
Rice
Sherburne
Sibley
St. Louis
Stearns
Steele
Swift
Todd
Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Winona
Wright
Recipient
Multiple Local Government Units
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$290,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$112,000
Fund Source

Approximately 70 percent of all Minnesotans rely on groundwater as their primary source of drinking water. Wells used for drinking water must be properly sealed when removed from service to protect both public health and Minnesota’s invaluable groundwater resources. The Minnesota Department of Health with the assistance of the Board of Water and Soil Resources protects both public health and groundwater by assuring the proper sealing of unused wells.”

Benton
Big Stone
Carver
Crow Wing
Douglas
Hennepin
Mahnomen
Martin
Mille Lacs
Norman
Otter Tail
Ramsey
Rice
Sherburne
Wright
Recipient
City of Sacred Heart
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Fund Source

Remove old doors, purchase and install new doors at Treatment Plant. Locate and determine sealing status of wells.

Renville
Recipient
Rainy Lake Houseboats
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source

Drill new well. Add water line.

Koochiching
Recipient
Rainy Lake One Stop
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,941
Fund Source

Connect to City of Ranier Water System

Koochiching
Recipient
Sha Sha Resort
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source

Install membrane filtration

Koochiching
Recipient
City of Mahnomen
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,300
Fund Source

Complete electrical work and install concrete pad for generator.

Mahnomen
Recipient
City of Silver Lake
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source

Upgrade pump controls for current municipal wells and add an alarm system. Install panels and alarm.

McLeod
Recipient
St. Johns Church Biscay
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,376
Fund Source

Construct a new well and seal old well

McLeod
Recipient
City of Sacred Heart
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,308

Install permanent fencing around wells, water treatment plant, and the well house.

Renville
Recipient
City of Glencoe
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,240
Fund Source

Design mitigation plan for floor drains that are connected to the storm sewer that discharge to a gravel pocket. Post a "No Dumping - clean water only" sign within the Inner Wellhead Management Zone

McLeod
Recipient
City of Hector
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,105
Fund Source

Seal two unused wells on private property within the DWSMA.

Renville
Recipient
St. Matthew's Lutheran Church
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,081
Fund Source

Construct new well 820965. Seal old well 340411.

McLeod
Recipient
Birch Coulee County Park
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,758
Fund Source

Construct a new well that is out of a flood plain to higher ground.

Renville
Recipient
City of Franklin
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,166
Fund Source

Clean up well site and seal private well in DWSMA; Assist businesses and residences with water use reduction and provide educational information on water use and conservation on website.

Renville
Recipient
New Ulm Public Utilities
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,772
Fund Source

Update PCSI, purchase two additional water level loggers, and consultant time for water level assistance.

Brown
Recipient
South Dutch Charlie Park; Cottonwood County
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source

Connect to Red Rock Rural Water System and seal well 213441

Cottonwood
Recipient
City of Windom
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Acquire 10 acres for conservation and wellhead protection

Cottonwood
Recipient
City of Windom
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Acquire 10 acres for conservation and wellhead protection.

Cottonwood
Recipient
City of Franklin
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,133
Fund Source
Seal municipal well ( no. 241455)
Renville
Recipient
City of Windom
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,925
Fund Source
Install 4" SDR 25 sanitary sewer service and remove existing septic tank
Cottonwood
Recipient
City of Big Falls Water Department
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,350
Fund Source
Seal well 2 (239913)
Koochiching
Recipient
City of Comfrey
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Seal old city well
Brown
Recipient
City of Hutchinson Water Treatment
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,270
Fund Source
Cost share well sealing and well locating
McLeod
Recipient
City of Renville
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,360
Fund Source
Well sealing
Renville
Recipient
Larry Reinarz Inc.
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,745
Fund Source
Construct a new well and seal existing well
Koochiching
Recipient
Sha Sha Resort
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,962
Fund Source
Install two membrane filters to reduce the turbidity of the supply water
Koochiching
Recipient
Thunderbird Lodge
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,280
Fund Source
Upgrade membrane filters and controls
Koochiching
Recipient
Lu's Bar
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,978
Fund Source
Construct new well
Koochiching
Recipient
Seneca Foods Corporation
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Installation of structure to protect well head
McLeod
Recipient
Nora Unitarian Universalist Church
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,696
Fund Source
Construct new well; Seal the two existing wells
Brown
Recipient
Fredin Brothers Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,822
Fund Source
Construct new well to replace wells #1 (West Well) and #2 (East Well); Seal wells #1 and #2
Brown
Recipient
Red Rock Rural Water System
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Improve site condition: cleanup and restoration
Cottonwood
Recipient
St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,152
Fund Source
Construct a new well; Seal well #1
McLeod