Menominee Indian Tribe News
Vets Scholarship Application - Deadline February 17th
Attached is an application for the Vietnam Veterans of America Scholarship. The deadline is February 17, 2018.

SCHOLARSHIPS OPEN FOR ALL HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS AND ALL CONTINUING EDUCATION STUDENTS

Three… (Read More)
12/13/2017
Menominee Tribe Addresses Mine Projects Wetlands Issues
KESHENA, Wis.—The Menominee Tribe of Wisconsin is urging people to make their views known as the Back Forty Mine proposal enters the wetland permitting phase.
The Tribe has been vocal about its objection… (Read More)
12/12/2017
Menominee Tribal Enterprises Election Board Election Results
The following are the results of the MTE Board of Directors vote:

John Awonohopay - 169

Joseph Besaw, Sr. - 153

Gordon James, Sr. - 115

Leslie Peters - 100

Sapatis Webster - 156 (Read More)
12/11/2017
Per Cap Announcement
This year, the MTL Distribution has been approved for $100 and has been mailed out as of 12-6-2017.

If you need to update your address, you can do so by selecting Government and then clicking on Enrollment.… (Read More)
12/8/2017
Menominee Tribal Clinic Holiday Closing
The Menominee Tribal Clinic will be closed December 22nd and December 25th due to Christmas and Restoration Holidays. The clinic will reopen on December 26th. (Read More)
12/5/2017
Menominee Tribal Adult Basic Education Offers tuition-free services for Adults
What Can Menominee Tribal Adult Basic Education Learning Center Do For You?

We have tuition-free services for adults:
- Prepare for the GED® test with individual, self-paced, and/or small group instruction.
-… (Read More)
12/5/2017
Menominee Tribal Gaming Commission Opening
NOTICE
ANY TRIBAL MEMBERS INTERESTED IN SERVING ON THE
MENOMINEE TRIBAL GAMING COMMISSION

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR COMMISSIONERS: IN ORDER TO BE ELIGIBLE TO SERVE AS A GAMING COMMISSIONER, A … (Read More)
11/29/2017
NOTICE OF INTERCEPTION - December 2017
MENOMINEE TRIBAL CHILD SUPPORT AGENCY (MTCSA) WILL BE INTERCEPTING TRIBAL PAYMENTS FOR THOSE WHO OWE $500 OR MORE PAST DUE IN CHILD SUPPORT

Pursuant to MITW Code 368, Article III, Section 368-12(C),… (Read More)
11/27/2017
Teacher Training and Administrative Leadership Program - funding opportunity
The Electa Quinney Teacher Training and Administrative Leadership Program is a four-year project funded through the Office of Indian Education (U.S. Dept. of Education).

This grant supports the training… (Read More)
11/26/2017
Summer Internship Opportunity for Undergrad Students - Application Deadline is January 31, 2018
Be part of a community of conservation leaders! The 2017-2018 Application opened November 13. Program Dates June 2, 2018-July 28, 2018


Program Goals:
The goal of the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars… (Read More)
11/26/2017
NOTICE of MENOMINEE TRIBAL LEGISLATURE JANUARY MAIN ELECTION
Voting in NEOPIT at the FIRE STATION on WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2018
polls opening at 9:30am and closing at 7:30pm. (Sharp)


Voting in Keshena at the Wilmer J. Peters, Sr. Judicial Center on THURSDAY,… (Read More)
11/17/2017
Menominee Tribe Takes Action to Protect Its Namesake River
Keshena, WI — Today, the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin (“Tribe”), represented by Earthjustice, gave legal notice of intent to pursue federal litigation, to ensure that the health of the Menominee… (Read More)
11/6/2017
Online Tag Registration
We love seeing your deer hunting photos on facebook!! As a reminder, it is our law that you must register your Harvest within 72 hours. You may call 715-799-5116 and leave a message or check out the the… (Read More)
10/18/2017
Tribal Members to be Candidates for the 2018 Tribal Legislature Main Election
Per Menominee Tribal Code Chapter 63-7 E (1) (a) (b) we certified the following eight (8) "On Reservation" tribal members to be candidates for the 2018 Tribal Legislature Main Election:

Gary J. Besaw
Joan… (Read More)
10/2/2017
MLA Graduates reflect on Community Service
The Menominee Leadership Academy (MLA) is a program who's goal is to develop a group of skilled leaders within the Menominee Indian Tribe who use a systematic, collaborative, and positive leadership style… (Read More)
8/18/2017
Earth Day 2017 - Menominee Indian Tribe Applauds Conservation Group Naming Menominee River to Top 10 Most Endangered List
(KESHENA, WI) – In recognition of Earth Day, the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin applauds American Rivers, a Washington, D.C.-based conservation group, for naming the Menominee River to its 2017 America’s… (Read More)
4/21/2017
Menominee Indian Tribe of WI Challenges MDEQ Approval of Back Forty Mine Permit
The Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin has formally filed a petition for a contested case hearing on the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality's (MDEQ) approval of the Back Forty Mine Permit issued… (Read More)
2/28/2017