Menominee Indian Tribe News
Secretarial Election Notice
The Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin submitted Menominee Tribal Legislature Resolution Numbers 17-66 and 17-67 to the Midwest Region, Bureau of Indian Affairs, which proposes to amend the Constitution… (Read More)
9/18/2018
Menominee Department of Transit Services Survey
The following survey is being conducted by the Menominee Department of Transit Services for bus and van services throughout the state. Your answers will help us better serve the needs of bus and van … (Read More)
9/12/2018
NOTICE of 2018 November Primary Election for MTL
NOTICE of 2018 November Primary Election for Menominee Tribal Legislature

Voting will begin in NEOPIT at the FIRE STATION on Wednesday, November14, 2018 with polls opening at 9:30am and closing at … (Read More)
9/5/2018
Menominee Tribe Remembers Longtime Friend and Legal Advocate Joe Preloznik
Menominee Tribe Remembers Longtime Friend and Legal Advocate Joe Preloznik

(Keshena, WI) It is with great sadness that Menominee Tribe mourns the passing of Joe Preloznik, a longtime friend, and … (Read More)
9/4/2018
Road Closures - Go Around Road
The sourthern portion of Go Around Road will be closed occasionally consistent with construction needs at the intersection of Hwy 47/55. The Menominee Fuel Station and Community Development Building … (Read More)
9/4/2018
Amendment to Tribal Constitution Questions and Answers
There has been some discussion lately about the Tribal Constitution and the possibility of amending it. Here are some questions and answers to fill you in on some information about it.

1. Can the… (Read More)
8/30/2018
Notice of Nomination Process
Notice of Nomination Process for becoming a Certified Candidate to serve on the Menominee Tribal Legislature

Nomination application packets will be available for pick up on Monday, September 10th, … (Read More)
8/28/2018
2018-2019 Annual Menominee Tribal Scholarship Recipients
The Menominee Tribal Education Department is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 Annual Menominee
Tribal Scholarship recipients. A total of 15 scholarship applications were submitted. One recipient in… (Read More)
8/21/2018
MITW Aging Director Wins National Award
Congratulations to Susan Waukau, the Director of the Aging and Long Term Care department who has been nominated and selected to receive a Local Impact Award from the National Indian Health Board. This… (Read More)
8/17/2018
Menominee Tribe Challenges Michigan DEQ for Greenlighting Back Forty Mine
Contacts:
Lindzey Spice, Attorney, Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, lspice@mitw.org, 715-799-5194
Melissa Cook, Intergovernmental Affairs Manager, Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, mcook@mitw.org,… (Read More)
8/6/2018
Legislative Community Meetings
MILWAUKEE:
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 @ 6:00 P.M.
Gerald Ignace Health Center
1711 S. 11th Street
Milwaukee, WI


CHICAGO:
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 @ 9:00 A.M.
American Indian Center
3401 … (Read More)
7/17/2018
Tribal Lifeline Benefit Changes
Beginning in Augiust 2018 or later, the rules for enhanced Lifeline support and Link Up on Tribal lands are changing. To receive enhanced Lifeline supprt, customers will need to live on federally-recognized… (Read More)
7/17/2018
Menominee Tribe Disappointed on Michigan’s Issuance of Wetlands Permit for the Back Forty Mine Project
Menominee Indian Reservation, Wis. – The Menominee Indian Tribe is disappointed by the decision by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to issue a wetlands permit for Aquila Resources’ open… (Read More)
6/4/2018
MTE Supplies Lumber for the New Bucks Arena Court
ProStar Surfaces pieces together court for new Bucks arena at Century City

Assembly of the alternate court is complete, primary game court still under construction

As construction on the new arena… (Read More)
5/29/2018
State Highway 47 Construction and Round About Project
Next week the STH 47 construction project will begin. The project limits will be approximately 500 feet south of Campus Drive to Dodge Rd. The project will reconstruct STH 47 within the project limits… (Read More)
5/23/2018
Menominee Tribal Chairman Douglas Cox Providing Testimony to House Appropriations Subcommittee Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
Chairman Douglas Cox will be testifying in front of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, as part of the American Indian and Alaska Native Public Witness… (Read More)
5/10/2018
Menominee Indian Tribe Keshena Transfer Site
Menominee Indian Tribe Keshena Transfer Site Summer Hours In Effect - May 1 to October 1

Summer Hours:

Monday - 8:00am - 4:30pm
Tuesday - 8:00am - 4:30pm
Wednesday - 8:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday … (Read More)
5/3/2018
Tribal Court's Menipaniw Program wins 2018 Equity and Inclusion Award
Yesterday, the Menominee Tribal Court was notified that the Meni¯paniw (Wellness Court) Program was selected as the winner of the 2018 Equity and Inclusion Award by the National Association of Drug Court… (Read More)
5/2/2018
Congratulations to Menominee Indian Tribal Attorneys
Congratulations to Tribal Attorney Toni Caldwell who spotlighted in the April 2018 Edition of Wisconsin Lawyer, the Official Publication of the State Bar of Wisconsin.
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On… (Read More)
5/1/2018
WIEA Announces 2018 State Winners
Keshena, WI – The Wisconsin Indian Education Association (WIEA) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 WIEA Awards:

2018 WIEA Student of the Year: PK-3 – TaraLeigh Cole (Menominee)
2018… (Read More)
4/9/2018
Menominee Tribe Files Lawsuit Against Opioid Drug Industry
Menominee Indian Reservation, Wis.—The Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin filed a lawsuit against major manufacturers and distributors of prescription opioid drugs, alleging their responsibility for … (Read More)
3/16/2018
New Tornado Warning Sirens
Menominee Tribal Emergency Management Department has purchased tornado warning sirens for the communities of Middle Village, Zoar and South Branch. The warning sirens will be installed during the week… (Read More)
3/15/2018
MITW Announces Election of 2018-2019 Legislative Officers
Menominee Indian Tribe announces Election of 2018-2019 Legislative Officers

Douglas Cox elected as New Chairman of the Menominee Tribe

(Menominee Indian Reservation, WI) – The Menominee Indian Tribe… (Read More)
2/9/2018