Sokaogon Chippewa Community News

History of the Healing Circle Run/Walk

In 1989, the Anishinaabe Solidarity Relay began as a response to the resounding racism and hatred directed towards Ojibwe people throughout the region at boat landings and other communal spaces. The animosity that spilled into…

Paco Fralick Receives Outstanding Achievement Award

Dr. Paco Fralick was awarded a Silver Medallion-Outstanding Achievement Award, and received recognition as a Break Through Artist for his lyrics and songwriting abilities at the 2019 Global Music Awards. The global competition announced award…

NAIG 2020 Tryouts on Saturday

Preparations for the 2020 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) are underway. The North American Indigenous Games will take place in Halifax, Nova Scotia July 12-18, 2020. Team Wisconsin is hosting tryouts on Saturday, July 13th…

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 northern Wisconsin and the

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 a community garden, and

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 the Summer issue of…