Marie and Chuck Koenigs and granddaughter Eliza lead the procession to the arbor for the naming ceremony. Visible behind them are a tipi and sweat lodge, which are part of John T. Hutchinson's "outpost'' along the Chippewa River south of Benson. (Submitted photo)
Ojibwe naming ceremony re-affirms a Benson, Minn., family's roots
BENSON -- Marie Lightning Koenigs' family roots belong to the tiny Buffalo Point first nation in southeastern Manitoba, Canada, on Lake of the Woods.
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