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Bad River Band seeks answers after police officer shoots and kills 14-year-old boy
Law | National
Bad River Band seeks answers after police officer shoots and kills 14-year-old boy (November 10, 2017)
Tribes are reaching out to the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa after a 14-year-old citizen was shot and killed by a police officer in Ashland County, Wisconsin.

Judge sides with tribes in hunting rights dispute in Wisconsin
Environment | Law | National
Judge sides with tribes in hunting rights dispute in Wisconsin (October 15, 2015)
Lac Courte Oreilles Band Chairman Michael J. Isham Jr. calls the decision an affirmation of tribal sovereignty.

Special Trustee Vince Logan to meet with tribes in Upper Midwest
National | Trust
Special Trustee Vince Logan to meet with tribes in Upper Midwest (August 24, 2015)
The three-day trip in September includes visits with tribal leaders and agency officials in Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Winona LaDuke: Energy company hasn't been listening to tribes
Environment | Opinion
Winona LaDuke: Energy company hasn't been listening to tribes (June 8, 2015)
The Enbridge Company’s Linda Coady, Senior Vice President of Sustainability, had come out from Calgary to have a 'Listening Session' with the Native community.

Voters of Red Cliff Band show support for some uses of marijuana
Law | National
Voters of Red Cliff Band show support for some uses of marijuana (May 28, 2015)
Tribal members want to legalize marijuana for medical and agricultural purposes, according to a non-binding referendum.

Red Cliff Band seeks to add K-9 unit to battle drug trafficking
Law
Red Cliff Band seeks to add K-9 unit to battle drug trafficking (May 15, 2015)
The tribe has seen a rise in heroin and methamphetamine abuse on the reservation.

Red Cliff Band asks voters about legal marijuana and hemp
Law | National | Politics
Red Cliff Band asks voters about legal marijuana and hemp (May 8, 2015)
The non-binding referendum asks about marijuana for medical and recreational purposes and hemp for industrial use.

Supreme Court won't hear challenge to Wisconsin treaty rights
Environment | Law
Supreme Court won't hear challenge to Wisconsin treaty rights (April 20, 2015)
The state interferes with the treaty rights of Ojibwe tribes by barring members from hunting deer at night on ceded lands.

Red Cliff Band designates entire reservation as a wolf sanctuary
Environment | Law
Red Cliff Band designates entire reservation as a wolf sanctuary (March 18, 2015)
The wolf, or ma’iingan in the Ojibwe language, is considered the brother of man.

Tribes in Wisconsin win big decision in treaty hunting dispute
Environment | Law
Tribes in Wisconsin win big decision in treaty hunting dispute (October 10, 2014)
Lac du Flambeau Band President Thomas Maulson welcomed the 'tremendous victory' for tribes in the state.

Tribes in Wisconsin working together to combat  drugs and gangs
Law
Tribes in Wisconsin working together to combat drugs and gangs (July 3, 2014)
Native American Drug and Gang Initiative recently helped the Red Cliff Band make arrests.

Wisconsin tribes ask 7th Circuit to hear treaty hunting dispute
Environment | Law
Wisconsin tribes ask 7th Circuit to hear treaty hunting dispute (May 8, 2014)
The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals is being asked to resolve a treaty hunting dispute in Wisconsin.

WPR:  Tribes hold drum ceremony   in protest of proposed mine
Environment
WPR: Tribes hold drum ceremony in protest of proposed mine (May 21, 2013)
Wisconsin Public Radio reports on tribal opposition to a controversial mine near the Bad River Reservation: Native American tribal elders from Bad River and Red Cliff held a drum ceremony...

Travel: Red Cliff Band welcomes public to Frog Bay Tribal Park
Environment
Travel: Red Cliff Band welcomes public to Frog Bay Tribal Park (October 8, 2012)
"The path beneath our feet in the new Frog Bay Tribal National Park in Bayfield, Wis., is soft and springy as we walk over peat moss and decades of fallen...

Column: Red Cliff Band preserves culture with first tribal park
Environment
Column: Red Cliff Band preserves culture with first tribal park (August 13, 2012)
"The opening of Wisconsin's newest and most unusual park, north of Bayfield, will occur with little public fanfare this summer. Frog Bay Tribal National Park is not the kind of...

Red Cliff Band opens Frog Bay Tribal National Park to the public
Environment
Red Cliff Band opens Frog Bay Tribal National Park to the public (August 1, 2012)
The Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa in Wisconsin will open a tribal national park on Friday. The 89-acre Frog Bay Tribal National Park is located on land that...

WPR: Red Cliff Band to remove barrels from Lake Superior
Environment
WPR: Red Cliff Band to remove barrels from Lake Superior (April 25, 2012)
"Several Department of Defense barrels containing ammunition parts dumped into Lake Superior during the Cold War will be recovered this summer. After four years of planning and investigation including an...

Dee Gokee-Rindal: Red Cliff Ojibwe students succeeding
Opinion
Dee Gokee-Rindal: Red Cliff Ojibwe students succeeding (April 20, 2012)
"Long ago, an Ojibwe chief was teaching his grandson about life. He told his grandson, “A terrible fight is going on inside me….a fight between two wolves”. He explained further,...

Charges dropped for Red Cliff man who drummed at capitol
Environment | Law | Politics
Charges dropped for Red Cliff man who drummed at capitol (February 29, 2012)
Authorities dropped disorderly conduct charges against a member of the Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa who was cited for drumming inside the Wisconsin state capitol building last...

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