Sokaogon Chippewa Community News

Prevention Week Raises Awareness

Photo submitted by Kimberlee Soldier

National Prevention Week was observed last week. This annual observance is designed to raise awareness of the types of services available for Alcohol and …

Tribal PD Recognized by Justice Department

The Sokaogon Chippewa Community Police Department (SCCPD) received official recognition from the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) on May 14, 2019, as having the authority to exercise state law enforcement …

Tribe to Benefit from Aging Advocates Efforts

By: Richard D. Ackley, Jr.

The Wisconsin state budget is a hot topic as legislators met in joint session last Tuesday to work on the 2019-2021 Biennial Budget. The budget is …

Upcoming Controlled Burn

The Sokaogon Environmental and Forestry Departments are combining their efforts to improve local habitat in the field west of Highway 55. Trees and shrubs are being planted that are conducive to …

Captain Jordan Marvin Nominated as Commander

 

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U.S. Army Captain Jordan Marvin was nominated to be the next commander of Bravo Company; Allied Forces North Battalion (AFNORTH), U.S. NATO Brigade located in Mons, Belgium.

Bravo …

Environmental Department Begins Honey Bee Project

Two new honey bee houses, or “honey supers”, were recently constructed as part of an educational project for the youth and community members. The houses were placed in a fenced-in …