Sokaogon Chippewa Community News

Minnows & More Coot Shoot

The Minnows & More Coot Shoot was held this past Saturday at Myra’s Landing on Rice Lake.

Congratulations to the following people:

1st place – Leelyn VanZile and Ethen Thorbahn
2nd place – …

National American Indian Heritage Month

National American Indian Heritage Month celebrates and recognizes the accomplishments of the peoples who were the original inhabitants, explorers and settlers of the United States.

“National American Indian Heritage Month” had …

Vote on November 6th

Official Final Election Ballot for November 6th Tribal Elections –



State and National Elections on November 6th –

Polls will be open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.

Who’s on the ballot? 

Tribe Signs Offer to Purchase for Hoffman Property

The Sokaogon Chippewa Community signed an offer to purchase on October 31, 2018, for 190 acres known as the Hoffman Property.

The property, currently owned by the family of Ray Hoffman, …

Remembering the End of the Crandon Mine


Richard D. Ackley, Jr.

One branch of the Wolf River begins in Forest County, near the proposed Crandon Mine. Credit Royalbroil Via Wikimedia Commons

Fifteen years ago, the decades long …