Sokaogon Chippewa Community
The Sokaogon Chippewa Community Mole Lake Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is located in the Town of Nashville, in Forest County, Wisconsin. The reservation is southwest of the city of Crandon.
The Mole Lake Indian Reservation is 4,904.2 acres in size, and includes land around Rice Lake, Bishop Lake and Mole Lake. About 500 Tribal Members live on the reservation, while an additional 1,000 Members live off the reservation.
The Sokaogon Chippewa Community continues to harvest wild rice and spear fish in traditional ways and exercise their treaty rights.
The Tribe utilizes state of the art technology to protect the resources of their environment for future generations.
The Tribe uses gaming revenues wisely by investing in cultural preservation and restoration projects, environmental planning of their resources, education of their community members, and social programs that enhance the general health and welfare of the Sokaogon Chippewa Community.
2017-2018 Tribal Council: Arlyn Ackley, Jr., Vice Chairman; Ronald Quade, Secretary; James Polar, Councilman 1; Vickie Ackley, Treasurer; Chris McGeshick, Chairman. Not pictured: Charles Fox, Councilman 2.