Sokaogon Chippewa Community News

GLIFWC to Survey Lakes for Invasive Species

By: Vilas County News Review

Each year biologists with the Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission (GLIFWC) survey inland lakes in the Ojibwe Ceded Territories, including …

Youth Continue Gardening Tradition

Each year, Tina VanZile, Environmental Director, mentors youth in the tradition of gardening. This year is no exception, and Tina and four interns planted hay bales on Monday.

“I’ve always wanted …

2019 Healing Circle Run Expands to Eight Days

By: Richard D. Ackley, Jr.
The Sokaogon Chippewa Community and several other Ojibwe communities are preparing for the 2019 Healing Circle Run, which will take place July 13th through July 20th.In …

Wounded Warriors Family Support Donates Vehicle


By Richard D. Ackley, Jr.

Mole Lake Veteran’s Service Officer Dean VanZile jumped behind the seat of a new 2019 Ford Explorer XLT at the Sokaogon Tribal government center last Thursday …

Michigan Tribe Seeks to Set Its Own Water Standards

By Andrew Blok, Environmental Health News

“Our community is a fishing community.”

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, on the shores of one of the largest freshwater lakes in the world, is petitioning …