7/1 NOTICE: There will be an MCT Constitution
Informational Meeting on Thursday, July 2nd, 5:30 - 7:30 PM, in the
Tribal Center ENP. All Minnesota Chippewa Tribal members are welcome
6/30 The Fond du Lac Tribal Center and all
programs, including FDL Transit, and Min No Aya Win Human Services,
will be closed on Friday, July 3rd, in observance of Independence
Day. Have a safe and happy holiday!
6/30 The Fond du Lac Veterans' Powwow will be
held on July 10 - 12, 2015, at the Mash Ka Wisen Powwow Grounds in
Sawyer, MN. Click here for full
6/26 The Diabetes Noon Groups will be meeting in
Duluth and Cloquet in the month of July. See the flyers below:
Diabetes Noon Group - Cloquet
- July 14
Diabetes Noon Group - Duluth
- July 16
6/25 FDL Human Services is holding a Stress
Management Course to help recognize and handle stress in a hectic
world. The course is held at multiple locations and dates through
July 10th. See the flyer below for dates and locations.
Stress Management Course Flyer
6/25 NOTICE: The Ojibwe Language Table will be
on break until July 22nd. Wednesday classes will resume starting
6/24 The July Cooking Class will be held on
Tuesday, July 14th, at the Tribal Center ENP, and the Cooking with
Commodities Class will be held at Food Distribution on July 15th and 29th, from 1 - 4 PM. Click below for details.
Cooking Class - July 14
Commodities - July 15, 29
6/23 The FDL Head Start is celebrating it's 50th
year! There will be an Alumni Picnic on Friday, July 31st, from
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM for all former Head Start Staff and Students.
Come join us! Click here for
6/23 The Fond du Lac Environmental Program
contracted with Earth Economics to do an analysis of the “value” of
a healthy St. Louis River watershed. The final report can be seen by
clicking below, along with several fact sheets associated with the
St. Louis River Watershed Report
St. Louis River Project Factsheets
6/17 The 2015 Lax 4 Life Lacrosse Camp will be
held July 20th - 24th. Registration is due by July 13th.
Click here for full
information, registration form, and schedule.
6/17 FDL Development is accepting bids for 4
homes for sale 'as is' to Fond du Lac Band members. Bids for these
homes will be accepted until 3:00 PM, July 15th.
Click here for details on the
and contact information.
6/3 The FDL Resource Management Division has
received numerous calls regarding deer fawns found in the woods, and
what one should do upon finding one.
Click here for a quick guide.
5/26 The Minnesota Indian Estate Planning
Project (MIEPP) will be available to meet with Band members to
prepare wills or other estate planning documents until September,
2015. Call today: 651-739-9615 for appointment or visit the
MIEPP Facebook page. Also visit
more information. See their flier below.
MN Indian Estate Planning Project
5/20 The Fond du Lac Tribal Historic
Preservation Office is searching once again for applicants for the
Fond du Lac Cultural Resources Advisory Review Board. Applicants
would be willing to meet at least quarterly, and have a knowledge of
the history and cultural resources relative to the Band. Please fill
out and return applications to the Fond du Lac Tribal Historic
Preservation Office by E-Mailing
firstname.lastname@example.org, or in person at the Fond du Lac
Resource Management building.
Board Member Application
5/11 The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals has
once again ruled in the Band’s favor in the dispute over
Fond-du-Luth rent payments. The federal district court in Minnesota
had previously ruled that the Band must pay back rent from 2009 to
2011, but the Eighth Circuit reversed and the district court must
now reconsider its decision. A copy of the opinion is
4/17 An updated memorandum about 2016 election
dates and residency requirements for candidates is
The date of the general election has been corrected.
3/31 The D.C. District Court dismissed the City
of Duluth’s suit against the National Indian Gaming Commission for
its role in the Fond-du-Luth case. The opinion is