Menominee Indian Tribe News
Thedacare Mobile Testing
Attached is flyer detailing the Thedacare's mobile testing that will occur this coming Saturday (2/27/21), 9:00-12:00, at the Transit Facility.

Preregistration is not required but but does speed … (Read More)
2/26/2021
VACCINE CLINIC UPDATE
VACCINE CLINIC UPDATE
2/24/2021


55 OR OLDER? NEED COVID VACCINE?

MTC HAS APPOINTMENT SLOTS OPEN FOR COVID VACCINE CLINIC FOR 2/25 AND 2/26.

IF YOU ARE AGE 55 OR OLDER AND FIT ONE OR MORE… (Read More)
2/25/2021
JOB OPPORTUNITY- Wisconsin Dept. of Justice - Task Force Coordinator
The Department of Justice is currently looking to hire a part-time Taskforce Coordinator-Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women-project position. Wisconsin’s Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Taskforce… (Read More)
2/25/2021
Questions and Answers about COVID vaccines
Below is a series of small Q&A infographics from John Hopkins University regarding COVID-19 vaccines. If you would like more information feel free to use the link below.

Vaughn Bowles
Public Information… (Read More)
2/23/2021
MTC safety measures refresher
We like to remind everyone of the safety protocols and procedure that are currently in effect at the Menominee Tribal Clinic. We hope you all stay safe and healthy this week.

Vaughn Bowles
Public… (Read More)
2/23/2021
Mask Information-Precautions while in public spaces
As more businesses open up it's critical to take precautions while in public spaces. Attached are a series of CDC infographics on mask usage. Please read and share them at your first opportunity.

Vaughn… (Read More)
2/22/2021
PSA for elders wanting vaccine
We have an update on our COVID vaccination efforts that we would like to pass on to our elders. Because we don't have a perfect way to make sure we reach everyone, we would like to request that you please… (Read More)
2/19/2021
Vaccinations update for 1B
Attached is the latest PSA from Dr. Slagle regarding the remainder of individuals eligible for vaccination in 1B. Thank you all for efforts in stomping COVID out of the community.

Vaughn Bowles
Public… (Read More)
2/19/2021
CDC guide to mask usage
The CDC has updated their guidance on mask usage and have provided an infographic via the link below.



We hope that this helps you and your families in the coming weeks.

Vaughn Bowles
Public… (Read More)
2/18/2021
Shawano-Menominee Counties Public Health and Menominee County Emergency Management
Shawano-Menominee Counties Public Health
And Menominee County Emergency Management

Would like to ensure that all residents of Menominee County receive the following information regarding COVID-19… (Read More)
2/18/2021
Menominee Tribal Legislature Swears in New Legislators and Gunnar Peters Voted as Chairman
Menomine-e Triball Legisllature Swears in New Legislators
and Gunnar Peters Voted as Chairman

(Menominee Indian Reservation, WI)-The Menomiooe Tribe swore In recently elected Tribal Legislators and… (Read More)
2/9/2021
Mask usage
Please take a second to look over the attached infographic regarding mask usage.

Vaughn Bowles
Public Information Officer
MITW Incident Command (Read More)
2/8/2021
COVID VACCINE UPDATE - MTC NOW VACCINATING THOSE WHO WORK IN EDUCATION
1. MENOMINEE TRIBAL CLINIC IS NOW VACCINATING THOSE WHO WORK IN EDUCATION.
IF YOU ARE A MENOMINEE MEMBER OR DESCENDANT AND WORK FOR A DAY CARE, HEAD START, PUBLIC OR PRIVATE SCHOOL DISTRICT, OR COLLEGE,… (Read More)
2/4/2021
Counseling Services Available After Traumatic Event
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 3, 2021

To: Menominee Tribal Members and Menominee Indian Reservation Community

Menominee Indian Tribe is saddened by the traumatic event and loss of a Tribal … (Read More)
2/3/2021
Menominee Tribal Police Investigating Homicide
For Immediate Release
February 1, 2021

Menominee Tribal Police Investigating Homicide

(Menominee Indian Reservation, WI) On January 31, 2021, at approximately 11:56 p.m., Menominee Tribal Police… (Read More)
2/1/2021
Emergency Order number 12
Please see the good information in the press release for Emergency Order #12.

Vaughn Bowles
Public Information Officer
MITW Incident Command (Read More)
2/1/2021
Virus and Vaccine update
We are happy to let everyone know that there is good news and great information in Dr. Slage's most recent PSA. Thanks again for each of your individual efforts to keep the community healthy.

Vaughn… (Read More)
2/1/2021
VITA FREE TAX PREPARATION
VITA
FREE TAX PREPARATION

JANUARY 19TH-APRIL 15TH

MENOMINEE INDIAN TRIBE-LENDING AND TAXES
N559 Library Road
Keshena, WI 54135

What to Bring

·Photo ID

·Social Security cards or ITIN … (Read More)
1/19/2021
Tribal Education - List of Scholarships
Posoh!

I am sharing with you an updated list of scholarships. If this email doesn’t apply to you, feel free to share with others. Many of these scholarships are open right now and will be awarded… (Read More)
1/14/2021
URGENT COVID 19 MESSAGE
URGENT COVID 19 MESSAGE
NEW STRAIN OF COVID 19 IN WISCONSIN
1.13.2021
DR AMY SLAGLE, MD

WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES HAS JUST ANNOUNCED THE NEW STRAIN OF COVID 19 HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED … (Read More)
1/13/2021
COVID-19 Vaccine Update
We would like to remind everyone that the Menominee Tribal Clinic is currently following CDC recommendations for distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine. That said we have some good news for a change; MTC… (Read More)
1/12/2021
CovId vaccine native inspired video
In the link below you'll find a series of 1 minute videos with interviews from native representing various nations and their experience with COVID-19.

https://www.uihi.org/native2native-covid-19-vaccine-and-treatment-clinical-trials-facilitated-discussion/

We… (Read More)
1/7/2021
Cancellation of Annual General Council
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 4, 2020

Dear Tribal Member,

The Menominee Tribal Legislature hopes that our Tribal members and their families are safe and healthy during these challenging times. Historically,… (Read More)
1/5/2021
TRIBE HAILS MICHIGAN DECISION TO DENY WETLAND PERMIT FOR BACK FORTY MINE PROJECT
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 5, 2021

TRIBE HAILS MICHIGAN DECISION TO DENY WETLAND PERMIT FOR BACK FORTY MINE PROJECT

(Menominee Indian Reservation, WI) Menominee Indian Tribe welcomed a decision … (Read More)
1/5/2021
COVID-19 vaccinations and pregnancy
We've recently received questions regarding the safety of COVID-19 vaccinations for women who are pregnant or breast feeding. The link below contains one of the most up to date briefings on the situation.… (Read More)
1/4/2021
The Charter Expansion - Cares Act Project has been completed
The Charter Expansion - Cares Act Project has been completed in these six areas of the reservation STH 55, CTY M, CTY AA, Bass Lake, Fairgrounds and West Branch.
There are a total of 204 homes that … (Read More)
1/4/2021
COVID-19 Vaccine Important Urgent Message
MITW Incident Command is correcting ERRONEUS information posted on social media locally about the Moderna vaccine. MITW Incident Command nor I authorized the post.

* Covid vaccines, including Moderna… (Read More)
1/3/2021
COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ's
COVID 19 VACCINE FAQ’S

Which vaccine is being given?
So far, the state is sending us Moderna, which does not require ultra-cold storage and is easier to transport and store for rural destinations.… (Read More)
1/3/2021
COVID-19 Contact Tracing App Launches in Wisconsin
COVID-19 Contact Tracing App Launches in Wisconsin
State encourages residents to download or enable the app to help protect their communities
WI Exposure Notification, a new mobile app to assist in… (Read More)
12/23/2020
2020-2021 Menominee Tribal Scholarship Recipients
Congratulations to the 2020-2021 Menominee Tribal Merit-Based Scholarship recipients!

Scholarships of $1,000 will be awarded to:
McKaylin Peters, Graduating High School Senior
Kimberly LaTender,… (Read More)
8/12/2020