Wis. Mining War

Mary Annette Pember
8/1/13
The Iron County Board voted on July 30 to postpone action against the Penokee Hills Education Camp, referring the issue back to the Forestry Committee with instructions to work wit...
Mary Annette Pember
7/31/13
A modest gathering of wigwams and tents has become ground zero for tribal sovereignty and treaty rights in Wisconsin...
Mary Annette Pember
7/28/13
The Bad River Ojibwe tribe will be setting up a camp in the Penokee Hills near the current Penokee Harvest Camp established by the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe (LCO) earlier this yea...
Mary Annette Pember
7/23/13
The Iron County Forestry Committee met today, July 23 in a closed session to consider how the county should proceed regarding the Penokee Harvest Camp in the nearby Penokee Hills...
ICTMN Staff
7/23/13
For the Lac Courtes Oreilles Band of Ojibwe, today will play an important role in the LCO Harvest Camp which has been set up as a peaceful and educational protest to the proposed G...
Mary Annette Pember
7/21/13
According to a Facebook posting by Nick Vander Puy, a potent legacy of Anishinabe commitment to care for their water was passed on to Felina LaPoint, a resident of the Penokee Harv...
Mary Annette Pember
7/20/13
In a sudden about face, Iron County may be retracting an agreement to allow members of the Penokee Harvest Camp an extended permit to camp in the Penokee Hills...
Mary Annette Pember
7/16/13
The dispute over iron ore mining in Wisconsin has taken to Facebook and includes shocking racist statements and photographs as well as threats of violence...
Mary Annette Pember
7/15/13
The July 12 headline in the Wisconsin State Journal carried the ominous news of “Bizarre and alarming” acts at the Gogebic Taconite drilling sites in the Penokee Hills...
Mary Annette Pember
7/11/13
Occupants of the Penokee Harvest Camp are winning hearts and minds of mining supporters by appealing to their stomachs...

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