Menominee Indian Tribe News
Hazardous Weather Outlook
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north-central and northeast Wisconsin.

Thursday and Thursday night

Thunderstorms will be possible late this afternoon and during the night
A few strong storms… (Read More)
6/4/2020
Forum to be Held for Small Business Owners impacted by COVID-19
State Treasurer Godlewski and Congresswoman Moore team up to host forum for Small Business Owners impacted by COVID-19

MADISON, Wis. – State Treasurer Sarah Godlewski and Congresswoman Gwen Moore … (Read More)
6/4/2020
Menominee Tribe Announces the Passing of Former Menominee Tribal Legislator Frieda Bergeon
Menominee Indian Tribe announces the passing of former Tribal Legislator Frieda Bergeon on June 2, 2020 at the age of 95.

Frieda served on the Menominee Tribal Legislature from 1994 to 1997. She will… (Read More)
6/2/2020
Pharmacy Refills at Menominee Tribal Clinic Inclement Weather Plans
Due to Covid-19 response processes at Menominee Tribal Clinic, we continue to deliver medication refills to patients waiting in their vehicles.

Severe storm season is now upon us. This may lead to… (Read More)
6/2/2020
Menominee Tribal Gaming Commission Vacancy
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)
5/29/2020
Menominee Indian Gaming Authority Board of Directors Vacancy
NOTICE - ANY TRIBAL MEMBER INTERESTED IN SERVING ON THE:
MENOMINEE INDIAN GAMING AUTHORITY BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MINIMUN REQUIREMENTS:
1. Enrolled member of the Menominee Tribe; and
2. Shall reside… (Read More)
5/29/2020
Menominee Tribal School Board of Directors Vacancy
NOTICE - ANY TRIBAL MEMBER INTESTED IN SERVING ON THE MENOMINEE TRIBAL SCHOOL BOARD OF DIRECTORS

THE SCHOOL BOARD CONSISTS OF FIVE (5) MEMBERS, APPOINTED BY MAJORITY VOTE OF THE TRIBAL LEGISLATURE.… (Read More)
5/29/2020
Menominee County Board Releases Resolution No. 2020-05
A signed resolution from the Menominee County Board has been released that calls for a safe reopening of Menominee County. While it discusses the reopening of offices it also asks that citizens refrain… (Read More)
5/27/2020
Burn Ban Lifted with Restrictions
The DNR has lifted the burn ban in the County/ on the Reservation. The DNR still says that the burning risk is high and so they have the following rules in place:

Burning is allowed from 6 pm to midnight… (Read More)
5/26/2020
Quarterly Legislative Community Meetings Cancelled for June
The Quarterly Legislative Community Meetings have been cancelled for June due to COVID-19. Should you have any concerns or questions that you may think need to be addressed, please feel free to reach… (Read More)
5/26/2020
Memorial Day Parade Postponed
The Memorial Day Parade has been moved to July 3, 2020. There will be one community parade in Keshena only!
Per CVSO Bruce Wilber Jr., Menomine County Board and Internal Command Team (Read More)
5/22/2020
Menominee Nation Annual Pow Wow Cancelled for 2020
The Menominee Tribe and our Pow Wow Committee has been closely following the COVID-19 public health emergency. In the best protection and safety for our community and Pow Wow community, the Menominee… (Read More)
5/22/2020
Menominee Casino Resort Slated to Open May 27, 2020
Menominee Casino Resort is happy to announce as of May 27th at 10am, they will be opening their doors. They have created some 'We Care' safety measures to ensure the well-being, health and safety are … (Read More)
5/22/2020
DHS Works with USDA and Retailers to Make Grocery Shopping Flexible and Safe for FoodShare Households
Beginning today, May 21, Wisconsin households that use FoodShare will be able to shop online at the two grocery retailers currently set up at the national level to accept online payment (Amazon and Walmart).… (Read More)
5/21/2020
COVID-19 Test Results From National Guard
The National Guard COVID-19 test results may be delayed due to a large volume of tests that the lab has to process. Additionally when the test results do get processed the guard will call those who have… (Read More)
5/21/2020
Temporary Order on Evictions
Menominee Tribal Courts issue a statement on Evictions.

TEMPORARY RULE FOR RESIDENTIAL EVICTION ACTIONS

As part of the CARES Act, a federal moratorium on evictions is in effect. This moratorium… (Read More)
5/20/2020
Gov. Evers Announces $25 Million Wisconsin Rental Assistance Program
MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today announced the launch of a $25 million Wisconsin Rental Assistance Program for Wisconsinites who have experienced income loss as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Administered… (Read More)
5/20/2020
Shawano-Menominee Health Department Release Guidelines to Follow for Opening Businesses
The Business Industry Specific Guidelines file below can be downloaded for more specific and detailed guidance for different types of businesses.

The press release from the Shawano-Menominee Counties… (Read More)
5/20/2020
Farmers to Families Food Box Program - Drive-thru Mobile Food Pantry
Farmers to Families Food Box program will be available every Friday starting on May 22, 2020 through June 26, 2020 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm.
Location: at the Menominee (Pow Wow) Fair Grounds
Fairgrounds… (Read More)
5/19/2020
Menominee Nation News Releases Vol. 44 Issue 10
Menominee Nation News has releases Vol.44 Issue 10 on May 18, 2020. During this time you are able to read the paper right here! Download your copy below. (Read More)
5/18/2020
Gov. Evers' Statement on Wisconsin Supreme Court Ruling
Supreme Court of Wisconsin Rules Against Science and the Health and Safety of Wisconsinites

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court of Wisconsin's… (Read More)
5/14/2020
Gov. Evers Announces Grant Program for Ethnically Diverse Micro-Businesses
MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers announced today that one thousand ethnically diverse micro-businesses that have suffered losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be eligible to receive grants of $2,000 each… (Read More)
5/11/2020
Gov. Evers Announces New Community Testing Sites Being Held in Milwaukee and Madison
MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers announced that starting today the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) and the Wisconsin National Guard will be supporting two new community-based testing sites in Milwaukee… (Read More)
5/11/2020
2nd Case of COVID-19 Reported Within Menominee Indian Reservation
(Menominee Indian Reservation, WI) - Menominee Indian Tribe reports a tribal member positive case of COVID-19 within the jurisdiction of the Menominee Indian Reservation. The individual’s positive test… (Read More)
5/7/2020
Thedacare Resuming Limited Services
ThedaCare Begins Purposeful, Phased Approach to Reintroduce Services with Focus on Virtual Visits

The ThedaCare team has worked hard to prepare for and respond to the evolving COVID-19 pandemic. The… (Read More)
5/6/2020
Wisconsin Tribes Take Issue With Native Corporations that are Eligible for $8B Coronavirus Relief
Around $8 billion has been set aside for direct payments to tribes nationwide under the federal government's coronavirus relief package, or CARES Act. However, some Wisconsin tribes are concerned about… (Read More)
5/1/2020
Menominee Indian Tribal Attorney Elected to State Bar Board of Governors
Madison, WI – Starlyn Rose Tourtillott Miller was elected to the State Bar of Wisconsin Board of Governors on April 24 to a two-year term as a district representative. Tourtillott Miller will serve her… (Read More)
4/28/2020
Behavioral Health Services Available for the Community
The COVID 19 pandemic may be causing intense emotional reactions in people. If you are experiencing stress and/or anxiety due to the COVID 19 pandemic or if you would like mental health services for any… (Read More)
4/28/2020
2020 North American Indigenous Games Menominee Parent-Athlete Meetings
Posoh Everyone,

This is just a reminder that there will be a 2020 North American Indigenous Games Parent/Athlete meeting tomorrow, January 8, 2020 at the Menominee Indian High School Theater from 6PM-8PM.… (Read More)
1/7/2020
Road Closures - Camp 23 and Long Corduroy
The MTE Roads Supervisor has closed sections of both Camp 23 Road and Long Corduroy Road as shown in red in the map. These road sections will be closed until further notice. Please contact Community Development… (Read More)
11/27/2019