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Welcome to the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community's website. You can find all of the information you need about the departments and services that the KBIC provides and the unique job opportunities it offers. Check back here to stay up to date on all the latest news and events that take place at the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community!

 

 

Posted agenda for AFDO/Seafood Alliance HACCP Training Course - click to open or download.

 

 

Notice to all KBIC Tribal  Members:

The KBIC Draft Forest Stewardship Plan is now available for public revision and comment.  Please send your comments to: Rachel McDonald, KBIC Forester, 16429 Beartown Road, Baraga MI 49908; or email to rmcdonald@kbic-nsn.gov.  The 30-day public comment period will close December 17, 2018.  Comments will be compiled and included in the final plan to be presented to the Tribal Council next month.  Thank you for your comments and support as we act as good stewards for the forests of the L’Anse Reservation.

Click here to view! [PDF]

 

 

 

 

The KBIC Tobacco Company, LLC is now hiring. Check out the below links for more information!

Employment Application

Manufacturing Packing Team Member Info

Manufacturing and Material Handler Info

 

 

Secretarial Election Notice
June 6, 2018
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community 

At the request of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community’s Tribal Council by Resolution KB-009-2018, the Midwest Regional Director has authorized a Secretarial Election to permit the qualified voters of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community to adopt or reject the proposed amendment to add Article IX, Judicial Branch, to the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community’s Tribal Constitution... Click here or the title to read the full document!

 

 

40TH ANNUAL

Keweenaw Bay Maawanji’iding

July 27, 28, 29, 2018

Ojibwa Campgrounds

Baraga, Michigan

Vendor Application

 

 

 

SUMMER COLLEGE INTERN

The KBIC has approved funding for a Summer College Intern Program. Seven students will be placed within tribal departments for 12 weeks thus summer, working 40 hours per week at $11.47 per hour. Click here for more info!

 
 

The KBIC Tobacco Company, LLC is now hiring. Check out the below links for more information!

Employment Application

Manufacturing Packing Team Member Info

Manufacturing and Material Handler Info

 

 


Unofficial KBIC General Election Results

Baraga District

Totals L'Anse District Totals
Kim Klopstein 105 Jennifer Misegan (Inc) 57
Warren "Chris" Swartz (Inc) 84 Susan J. LaFernier (Inc) 50
Elizabeth "Beth" Connor 66 Dale F. Goodreau 48
Sue Ellen "Suzie" Elmblad 62 Jean (Halverson) Jokinen

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Michael P. Lahti 54 David Haataja 31
Marty Curtis, Jr. 48 Chris C. Voakes 31
Jerry Magnant "Mayo" 41 Lyndon Ekdahl 25
Don Messer, Jr. 28 Floyd J. Forcia, Jr. 17
James "JD" Denomie 26    
Gerald H. Friisvall 7    

 

Chief Judge Totals
Bill Jondreau 206
Bradley T. Dakota (Inc) 171
Paul D. Smith 53

Here is the KBIC Draft Recreation Plan posted for a 30 day review.
 

 

 

 
FY 2017 LIHEAP

SEASON BEGINS NOVEMBER 21ST

LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (LIHEAP)  provides assistance to eligible low income households in meeting their home energy costs. Assistance depends on the availability of funds and is based on a 1st come 1st serve basis. Please Note: Priority will be given to vulnerable populations: Elderly, Disabled, and households with children 6 years and under, are assisted first.

 

HOW TO OBTAIN AN APPLICATION:

Ø Visit the CAP Office at the KBIC Tribal Center in Baraga.

Ø Online http://www.ojibwa.com and click on the Community   Assistance Office.

 

If you have any questions call: (906) 353-4162

 

 

Do you reside on the reservation and are purchasing a different vehicle?  Many questions can be answered for you or your Dealership on the Motor Vehicle Department page.

 

 

ATTENTION: KEWEENAW BAY INDIAN COMMUNITY

 

There is a tribal exemption available for the Health Insurance Marketplace Exchange in accordance to the Affordable Care Act. The form must be filled out to receive the exemption and it can be accessed here:

Exemption Form for Marketplace