Menominee Indian Tribe News
COVID-19 General Welfare Assistance Relief
Menominee Tribal enrolled member 18 years old or older. Please check your mail for the COVID-19 General Welfare Assistance Request. Fill out the application and send it back per the instructions on the… (Read More)
12/4/2020
Enrollment Committee Interest
NOTICE

ANY TRIBAL MEMBER INTERESTED IN SERVING ON THE:

ENROLLMENT COMMITTEE


PURSUANT TO ARTICLE II SECTION 3 OF THE CONSTITUTION AND BYLAWS OF THE MENOMINEE INDIAN TRIBE OF WISCONSIN:

(a)… (Read More)
12/3/2020
WRITE-IN NOTICE
WRITE-IN NOTICE

2021 JANUARY MAIN ELECTION
MENOMINEE TRIBAL LEGISLATURE
MENOMINEE TRIBAL CHIEF of POLICE

Write-In Candidacy Begins at 8am on Monday November 23, 2020
Ends at 4pm on Friday January… (Read More)
12/2/2020
Police Commission Interest
NOTICE

ANY TRIBAL MEMBER INTERESTED IN SERVING ON THE:

POLICE COMMISSION

MINIMUN REQUIREMENTS:

1. Enrolled member of the Menominee Tribe; and
2. Shall reside on the Reservation; and
3. Must… (Read More)
12/2/2020
Menominee Gaming Commission Interest
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, … (Read More)
12/2/2020
NEW CMN PROGRAM
Posoh:

The College of Menominee Nation is developing a new degree program for a degree in sustainable agriculture. In order to build a degree program that will address the hopes and dreams of the … (Read More)
12/2/2020
COVID-19 Update from Dr. SLAGLE, MD/MITW Incident Command
MANY PEOPLE MAY BE AT RISK FOR HAVING CONTRACTED CORONAVIRUS OVER THE THANKSGIVING WEEKEND

MITW INCIDENT COMMAND STRONGLY ENCOURAGES EVERYONE TO GET TESTED:
* ANYONE WITH SYMPTOMS CALL MTC AT 715-799-5400… (Read More)
11/30/2020
Posting Commission on Aging Vacancy For Neopit and West Branch
Purpose: As a member of the Commission on Aging (COA) you will serve to represent the views, interests, and concerns of the older population and will be responsible for identifying and promoting ways… (Read More)
11/25/2020
Nutritional Advisory Committee Vacancies
Posting for Nutritional Advisory Committee Vacancies for the following areas:
* Neopit Area
* West Branch Area
* South Branch Area
* Middle Village Area
* Zoar Area

Purpose: As a member of the… (Read More)
11/25/2020
Menominee Tribal Clinic Healthcare Providers Share a Message about COVID-19
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to hit Menominee Co. and Reservation, our local healthcare providers from the Menominee Tribal Clinic would like to share this very important message with you regarding… (Read More)
11/23/2020
COVID-19 Update - Critical Alerts for This Week
COVID 19 UPDATE
11/23/2020
Dr. Amy Slagle, MD
Critical Alerts for This Week

It seems a perfect storm is looming upon us in terms of Covid risks for this coming week:
• The loss of several loved… (Read More)
11/23/2020
Menominee Indian Tribe Extends COVID-19 Emergency Orders and Temporary Closures due continuing high levels of newly diagnosed COVID-19 cases within and near the Reservation
Due to the high levels of newly diagnosed positive COVID-19 cases within the Menominee Reservation and surrounding counties, MITW’s Emergency Management Coordinator has issued Emergency Order #10. This… (Read More)
11/19/2020
Menominee Tribal Police ask hunters to be attentive as search continues for missing persons, Katelyn Kelley and Robert S. Lyons
(Menominee Indian Reservation, WI) - Menominee Tribal Police are asking hunters to be alert during the hunting season for any clues of missing persons, Katelyn Kelley and Robert S. Lyons.

Katelyn … (Read More)
11/18/2020
COVID 19 UPDATE-START TALKING ABOUT HOLIDAYS NOW
COVID 19 UPDATE
NOVEMBER 17, 2020
DR. AMY SLAGLE, MD

START TALKING ABOUT HOLIDAYS NOW

There is no good local news to report for Covid this week. New positive cases remain high and still the highest… (Read More)
11/17/2020
ELECTION NOTICE 2021 JANUARY MAIN
ELECTION NOTICE
2021 JANUARY MAIN
MENOMINEE TRIBAL LEGISLATURE
MENOMINEE TRIBAL CHIEF of POLICE

Voting will begin in NEOPIT at the PRECINCT (old boys & girls club) on
WEDNESDAY JANUARY 13, 2021

Voting… (Read More)
11/16/2020
GENERAL ELECTION LAWSUIT INVOLVING MENOMINEE COUNTY LANGENHORST V. PECORE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, November 13, 2020

GENERAL ELECTION LAWSUIT INVOLVING MENOMINEE COUNTY: LANGENHORST V. PECORE

KESHENA, Wis. – On Thursday, November 12, 2020, three individuals from… (Read More)
11/13/2020
Menominee Tribe Response to Recent General Election Lawsuit Involving Menominee County
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR INFORMATION CONTACT
November 13, 2020 Melissa Cook
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11/13/2020
Spectrum Internet Assist - Affordable Internet Services
Please find attached a program offered by Charter to provide discounted internet service to needy families. The program provides eligible households with internet service for $17.99 per month.

If… (Read More)
11/13/2020
COVID 19 UPDATE
COVID 19 UPDATE
11/6/2020
DR. AMY SLAGLE, MD
(It’s a Long One)

Last week brought the grim milestone of surpassing 300 cases of Covid 19 among members on the Menominee reservation.

Three Menominee… (Read More)
11/9/2020
Interim Chief of Police Richard Nacotee shares his experience with COVID-19
Menominee Tribal Interim Chief of Police Richard Nacotee shares his experience with COVID-19, and urging our community to take COVID-19 seriously.

He has recommendations and asks people to help stop… (Read More)
11/9/2020
PSA from Dr Slagle
COVID 19 UPDATE
10/25/2020
DR. AMY SLAGLE, MD MITW INCIDENT COMMAND

Dear Menominee Nation,

Yesterday Menominee County again had the highest rate of increasing Covid cases in the state, #1 out … (Read More)
10/26/2020
The Army National Guard will be testing individuals for COVID-19
The Army National Guard will be testing individuals for COVID-19.
Everyone is welcome

Testing Dates:

October 27th
November 10th and 24th
December 8th

From 10am-6pm

Testing will be at Menominee… (Read More)
10/23/2020
Vehicle Arson and Discovery of Human Remains on
PRESS RELEASE
October 22, 2020

Update: Vehicle Arson and Discovery of Human Remains on
Menominee Indian Reservation

(Menominee Indian Reservation, WI) - Menominee Tribal Police Detectives are … (Read More)
10/22/2020
Flu Clinic time change
Quick update regarding the drive through flu clinic. Starting Oct. 19th the clinic will only be held in the afternoon. please see the flyer for details.

Vaughn Bowles
Public Information Officer
MITW… (Read More)
10/16/2020
PRESS RELEASE AG Kaul Announces Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Task Force Membership
Sharing information from Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul, announcing membership to the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Task Force. Representing the Menominee Tribe includes: Menominee Tribal… (Read More)
10/15/2020
COVID-19 Video Message from Menominee Tribal Legislator Gunnar Peters
Please share COVID-19 Message from Menominee Tribal Legislator Gunnar Peters.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_N2cjPOXgNc

Waewaenen


Melissa Cook
Intergovernmental Affairs Manager
Menominee… (Read More)
10/15/2020
Dr Slagles NPR interview
Sorry for the confusion earlier this week everyone, if you'd like to hear Dr. Slagle's great interview with NPR regarding COVID on the reservation follow the link below.

https://www.wpr.org/listen/1708936

Vaughn… (Read More)
10/15/2020
Chairperson Delabreau Message - on COVID-19 Safety
Good Afternoon,

A COVID-19 Message from Menominee Tribal Chairperson Joan Delabreau.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_tmOMo9TiHc

Please watch, please share, please be safe.

Thank you



Melissa… (Read More)
10/14/2020
REPORT on CERTIFYING MEMBERS to be CANDIDATES
REPORT on CERTIFYING MEMBERS to be CANDIDATES
October 2, 2020

To: MITW Chairperson Joan Delabreau
Supreme Court Chief Justice Stephan M. Grochowski

After meeting and reviewing all the completed… (Read More)
10/6/2020
Menominee Tribe Announces the Passing of Former Menominee Tribal Legislator Orman Chief Waukau Jr
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 5, 2020

Menominee Tribe Announces the Passing of Former Menominee
Tribal Legislator Orman “Chief” Waukau Jr

(Keshena, WI) – Menominee Indian Tribe announces the passing… (Read More)
10/5/2020
COVID-19 PSA Legislator Besaw
Please take time to watch Legislator Besaw's counsel regarding COVID-19.

https://youtu.be/q32K7Flp4q8

Vaughn Bowles
Public Information Officer
MITW Incident Command Team (Read More)
10/5/2020
A Message from Menominee Tribal Legislator Ron Corn Sr
We'd like to thank Ron Corn Sr. for sitting down with us to record this message of hope during this rise in positive COVID cases. We hope you all enjoy Ron's inspiring message.

https://youtu.be/Z_cvXvBdZ3c
(Read More)
9/29/2020
Message of Resilience
We'd like to thank Myrna Warrington for sharing this message of Menominee resilience and hope during this stressful time. Please use the link below to watch her uplifting message or to share it with … (Read More)
9/25/2020
NPM 2020-Does your disaster kit include face masks
Due to the uncertain circumstances we're living in it always helps to have reminders about how to be prepared for run of-the-mill emergencies. Stay safe my friends.

Vaughn Bowles
Public Information… (Read More)
9/23/2020
MTC Phone Scammers
All,

Yesterday a complaint was routed to me regarding someone from the clinic calling a patient asking for personal medical information. I called the person back and she stated they received a call… (Read More)
9/23/2020
MTC Behavioral Health recommended resources for the community
Jodi Opper our director of Behavioral Health at the clinic just reviewed a few resources, and she felt they might be helpful anyone in the community struggling to cope with Covid 19. Please feel free… (Read More)
9/18/2020
Honoring our Menominee Graduates - video link
Posoh!

Last weekend the Menominee tribe had an opportunity to honor our 2019-2020 college graduates; this included students who received various technical diplomas and degrees from colleges across … (Read More)
9/4/2020
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
Wisconsin PRAMS begins surveying Native American mothers in 2020
The Wisconsin PRAMS (Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System) is a state-administered survey of women who gave birth in Wisconsin that is part of a national health surveillance system. Every month,… (Read More)
7/30/2020