Sokaogon Chippewa Community News

Legislation for Missing, Murdered Indigenous Women

Last Wednesday, Representative Beth Meyers, Representative Amanda Stuck, Senator Janet Bewley, and advocates gathered in Lac Du Flambeau to release a bill that would create a statewide inter-governmental task force to address the problem of…

Wild Rice Reseeding Project on Pickerel Lake

By Richard D. Ackley, Jr.

Last week, Tribal Members and staff from the community braved the cold, wind and wet weather on Pickerel Lake in an effort to restore a three-acre segment of a long-lost,

As Harvest Begins, Some ‘Deeply Concerned’ About Dwindling Wild Rice Resource

By Ben Meyer, WXPR Public Radio Pete McGeshick, III, sometimes has a hard time explaining what being on a wild rice bed feels like for him.

As he used a 16-foot

LCO Tribal Leaders Discuss Hemp Pilot Program with Mole Lake

By Joe Morey, News Editor, Lac Courte Oreilles Tribe

The Lac Courte Oreilles Tribal Governing Board (LCO TGB) heard a presentation from Thi Le, Director of Operations for the Sokaogon Medicinal Corporation (SMC), and Chris

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