Sokaogon Chippewa Community News

Ishpaagoonikaa Deep Snow Camp Teaches Youth

Ishpaagoonikaa Deep Snow Camp Teaches Youth Story by Rachel Vodar The Second Annual Ishpaagoonikaa Gabeshiwin (Deep Snow Camp) was held this past weekend in Mole Lake. Tribal youth interacted with harvesters and adult mentors in…

State of the Tribes Address

State of the Tribes Address

On Tuesday, Chairman McGeshick, Vice Chairman Arlyn Ackley, Jr., and Veterans Dean VanZile, Carl VanZile, Art VanZile and Rick VanZile attended the State of Tribes Address at the Capitol in

Ice Fishing Jamboree Brings Fun and Support

Ice Fishing Jamboree Brings Fun and Support

It was a great day to be on the ice last Sunday for the 2nd Annual Sokaogon Chippewa Community Ice Fishing Jamboree. Everyone gathered at Oak Lake, located

Public Hearing for Back Forty Wetlands Permit

Public Hearing for Back Forty Wetlands Permit Story by Tina Van Zile – Environmental Director

I had the privilege of speaking on behalf of Chairman McGeshick at the wetlands permit public hearing. Michigan DEQ said

New Tribal Council Members Sworn-In

New Tribal Council Members Sworn-In

Newly elected Councilman I, Jim Polar, Sr., and Councilman II, Clinton Fox, were sworn-in by Judge Ackley at the Regular Tribal Council Meeting on January 15, 2018.

 

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