By Ken Luchterhand The Ho-Chunk Nation made a donation of $100,000 to the Friends of Colburn Pool on Wednesday, June 17, to help save a Green Bay neighborhood pool. It started about...
By Marlon WhiteEagle 35 absentee ballots for Shelby Visintin have been called into question in an election challenge. The Ho-Chunk Nation’s June 2, 2015 election, where Wilfrid...
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By Ken Luchterhand Forrest Funmaker, executive director of First Nations Community Financial, is really, really excited. The financial institution officially received 501 (c) nonprofit status on May 5 this year. “We’ve been trying for the nonprofit status for some time,” Funmaker said. “We applied in February 2014, so it took a little more than a...Read More
By Ken Luchterhand Years ago, the Stand Rock Indian Ceremonial drew tourists to Wisconsin Dells from hundreds of miles around. But then, one day all that stopped. That ending has created a void in the need for visitors to connect with Ho-Chunk culture. “There is a pent-up demand for Native American culture and traditions that hasn’t been met by any of the tribes...Read More