Menominee Indian Tribe News
COVID vaccinations for next week
Please see our announcement for next weeks vaccination clinic (by appointment only). Next Tue and Thurs at the FACE center from 1 – 4:30p for ages 5 and up by appt only – both Pfizer and Moderna – regular… (Read More)
1/25/2022
COVID-19 UPDATE Omicron Surge Continues
COVID 19 UPDATE
1.21.2022 DR AMY SLAGLE, MD
OMICRON SURGE CONTINUES

Local Conditions:
MTC positive cases 12/1-12/28 2021: 57
MTC positive cases 12/29/2021-1/19/2022: 739
That pretty much illustrates… (Read More)
1/21/2022
Menominee Nation Contest Powwow Board Vacancy
NOTICE

ANY TRIBAL MEMBER INTERESTED IN SERVING ON THE
MENOMINEE NATION
CONTEST POW-WOW BOARD

The Board is empowered to plan and conduct the Menominee Nation Annual Contest Powwow.
The Board shall… (Read More)
1/21/2022
Emergency Order 27
Attached please find the emergency order #27 that is in effect until February 5th. (Read More)
1/21/2022
1-22-22 Ice Thickness Report
ESD and Conservation Staff checked the ice on area reservation lakes today. Please note the measurements were at one point and the ice thickness can vary on each lake depending on where you are. A frozen… (Read More)
1/21/2022
WRDC Board of Directors Vacancy
NOTICE

ANY TRIBAL MEMBER INTERESTED IN SERVING ON THE:

WOLF RIVER DEVELOPMENT COMPANY
BOARD OF DIRECTORS

ALL NON TRIBAL LEGISLATOR MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS SHALL DEMONSTRATE TO THE … (Read More)
1/19/2022
Notice for next week vaccination sites
Attached are the scheduled and locations for next week’s COVID vaccination clinic. (Read More)
1/18/2022
Free COVID-19 Test Kits
Beginning Wednesday, January 19th, you can order free rapid COVID-19 test kits through the government at the following website www.covidtests.gov

A total of four test kits can be ordered per household.… (Read More)
1/18/2022
Menominee Tribe Announces Election Results
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 13, 2022

MEDIA CONTACT:
Melissa Cook,
Intergovernmental Affairs
(715)799-5114
mcook@mitw.org

Menominee Tribe Announces Menominee Tribal Legislature Election… (Read More)
1/14/2022
Statement of Menominee Tribal Legislature Concerning Investigation of Gunnar Peters for Misuse of Funds Resulting in his Expulsion from Menominee Tribal Legislature
Immediate Release
January 7, 2022

Statement of Menominee Tribal Legislature Concerning Investigation of Gunnar Peters for Misuse of Funds Resulting in his Expulsion from Menominee Tribal Legislature

(Menominee… (Read More)
1/7/2022
Community Funding Panel Vacancy
ANY TRIBAL MEMBER INTERESTED IN SERVING ON THECOMMUNITY FUNDING PANEL

QUALIFICATIONS:
ANY ENROLLED MEMBER OF THE MENOMINEE INDIAN TRIBE OF WISCONSIN SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR MEMBERSHIP.

MISSION:
TO… (Read More)
1/7/2022
Health and Family Committee Vacancy
ANY ENROLLED TRIBAL MEMBER INTERESTED IN SERVING THE REMAINING TERMS ON THE FOLLOWING:
Health and Family Committee

PLEASE SUBMIT A LETTER OF INTEREST TO:
CHAIRMAN’S OFFICE
P.O. BOX 910
KESHENA,… (Read More)
1/7/2022
OMICRON VARIANT OVERWHELMS COMMUNITY
COVID 19 UPDATE 1.7.2022

OMICRON VARIANT OVERWHELMS COMMUNITY

Since 1/3/2022 Covid cases have exploded in the Menominee community.

206 cases and counting in the past FOUR days. At least 50… (Read More)
1/7/2022
PSA from Dr. Amy Slagle - Post Holiday Covid Surge
DUE TO A HUGE INCREASE IN COVID CASES STARTING 12/27/2021

MTC WILL BE OPEN FOR COVID TESTING ONLY 12/30/2021
CALL 715-799-5400 TO SCHEDULE APPT BETWEEN 8 AM AND 4 PM

PLEASE GET YOUR COVID BOOSTER… (Read More)
12/29/2021
Wear an N-95 to block omicron
With the omicron variant running around like a kid in a candy store you may want to consider upgrading your mask. See the below NPR article for additional information. (Read More)
12/28/2021
News Article about Vaccination Rates from Green Bay Press Gazette
Just wanted to let you know that you all got some good press this week!
Menominee County has lowest new COVID-19 case rate in Wisconsin (greenbaypressgazette.com)
Menominee County, with 78.5% vaccination… (Read More)
12/21/2021
COVID-19 Update OMICRON VARIANT IS IN WISCONSIN
COVID 19 UPDATE 12.6.2021

OMICRON VARIANT IS IN WISCONSIN

The first case of Omicron variant of Covid 19 was reported in Wisconsin today. Also, 12 people positive for Omicron in CA trace back to… (Read More)
12/6/2021
FEMA COVID 19 FUNERAL ASSISTANCE
FEMA is providing financial assistance for COVID-19-related funeral expenses incurred on or after January 20, 2020. Click on FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance for guidance and eligibility requirements … (Read More)
11/29/2021
Robert Kittecon Honored with Proclamation for Years of Service as Justice of the Peace for the Menominee Tribe
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 22, 2021

CONTACT:
Melissa Cook
Intergovernmental Affairs Manager
(715)799-5114 or mcook@mitw.org

Robert Kittecon Honored with Proclamation for Years of Service… (Read More)
11/23/2021
MTE Election Board Director Election Certification
Menominee Tribal Enterprises Election Board
Director Election Certification

We, the undersigned duly appointed members of the Menominee Tribal Enterprises Election board certify that we counted … (Read More)
11/22/2021
MENOMINEE TRIBAL EMPLOYEE DR AMY SLAGLE HONORED WITH INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE 2020 COVID19 PANDEMIC HEROISM AWARD
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 17, 2021

CONTACT:
Melissa Cook
Intergovernmental Affairs Manager
(715)799-5114 or mcook@mitw.org

MENOMINEE TRIBAL EMPLOYEE, DR. AMY SLAGLE, HONORED WITH INDIAN… (Read More)
11/17/2021
Menominee Tribal Court - New Hours of Operation
Beginning September 1, 2021, the Menominee Tribal Court will be open with new hours of operation to better serve our community. The Court will open at 7:30 am to 12:30 pm, closed from 12:30 pm to 1:00… (Read More)
8/30/2021
Menominee Tribe Awards Propane Gas Contract to Ferrellgas
On July 15, 2021, the Menominee Tribal Legislature approved the award of LP gas contract for the Tribal facilities to FERRELLGAS at $1.49 per gallon, effective August 1, 2021.

Ferrellgas extends this… (Read More)
7/19/2021
Menominee Tribe Approves Menominee Wild Ginseng Management Program
Menominee wild ginseng, a long-lived important plant that grows wild throughout our Menominee Reservation. On July 15, 2021, Menominee Tribal Legislature approved the Menominee Wild Ginseng Management… (Read More)
7/19/2021
Menominee Tribe to Release New License Plate Design
Menominee Tribe will have a new official license plate beginning in 2022. On July 15, 2021, Menominee Tribal Legislature selected a new license plate design. The new license plate design is a Thunderbird… (Read More)
7/19/2021