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GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Diver fuels Fond du Lac girls program

December 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

CARLTON—Watching Coach Kami Diver’s Fond du Lac (FDL) Ojibwe girls basketball team, it’s obvious the Ogichidaa operate much like their coach did when she was a player.

Diver, a 1,000-point scorer at Cloquet and then a fireplug at Fond du Lac…continue reading on pinejournal.com

It’s time for Ojibwe camp

June 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

One thing you won’t find at the annual Language Camp at the Kiwenz Campground in Sawyer is a strict schedule.

In fact, a request for precise Ojibwe camp event times was met with smiles from organizers Jim and Pat Northrup, who are in the sixth y…continue reading on pinejournal.com

Tiessen outdistances Shabiash in FDL election

June 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

There was only one race at stake in Tuesday’s general election on the Fond du Lac Reservation this week — District II (Sawyer) representative — with incumbent David Tiessen Jr. edging out challenger Brenda Shabiash by just 14 votes.

The fina…continue reading on pinejournal.com

Traditional spearfishing to include Lake County waters

April 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has announced its members will spear walleyes in three Lake County lakes this spring. 

Lake County officials expressed concern about the proposed fishing, but Sheriff Carey Johnson said he wasn continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Fond du Lac eighth-graders present at river summit

April 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

On Feb. 26, Fond du Lac Ojibwe School eighth-grade students traveled to the University of Wisconsin-Superior to participate in the 2014 St. Louis River Estuary Summit where they joined people in the science community to listen to topics relating to t…continue reading on pinejournal.com

Fond du Lac eighth-graders present at river summit

April 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

On Feb. 26, Fond du Lac Ojibwe School eighth-grade students traveled to the University of Wisconsin-Superior to participate in the 2014 St. Louis River Estuary Summit where they joined people in the science community to listen to topics relating to t…continue reading on pinejournal.com

Theater troupe talks straight about heroin, meth

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

When CLIMB Theatre actors came to the Fond du Lac Ojibwe School Feb. 27, they came with serious faces and a serious message: Don’t ever take heroin or methamphetamine. Addiction to these drugs can be almost instant and is difficult to overcome. Eve…continue reading on pinejournal.com

Theater troupe talks straight about heroin, meth

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

When CLIMB Theatre actors came to the Fond du Lac Ojibwe School Feb. 27, they came with serious faces and a serious message: Don’t ever take heroin or methamphetamine. Addiction to these drugs can be almost instant and is difficult to overcome. Eve…continue reading on pinejournal.com

Diver making shots for Fond du Lac

December 12, 2013 in Pine Journal

During the Fond du Lac Ojibwe boys basketball practice Monday evening, Jordan Diver stepped outside the gymnasium and took a break from scoring.
The sophomore scoring machine already has 79 points in two games as the lethal left-hander has headed the Ogichidaa to a pair of victories. Continue Reading

Forestry Center, Band connect over land dispute

December 8, 2013 in Pine Journal

The Cloquet Forestry Center is located on the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Reservation, and the two parties are now working to resolve communication issues and share the land. Continue Reading