The Keweenaw Bay band of Ojibwe is celebrating National Native American Heritage month of November.

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Fact: The L’Anse Reservation is both the oldest and largest reservation in Michigan it was established under the Chippewa treaty of 1854. Stay Tuned for more historic facts throughout the month!


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 out the Newsfeed below and the Community Calendar to stay up to date on all the latest news and events that take place at the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community!

16429 Bear Town Rd.

Baraga MI  49908

Unofficial Results Tribal Council

Baraga District

L'Anse District

Kim Klopstein (INC) 107 Dale Goodreau (INC) 39
Warren Chris Swartz Jr (INC) 88 Susan LaFernier (INC) 56
Terri (Swartz) Denomie 46 Allen James Gauthier 14
Sue Allen Elmblad 66 David Haataja 27
Michael Lahti 57 Liz Julio 75
Tyler Larson 71 Christopher Loonsfoot 36
Sarah Smith 61    
Debi (Aaniin-Boozhoo) Williamson 18    


Oct 27, 2021, 11:04 AM
Gary Loonsfoot, Jr., Cannabis Developer, would like to invite you to join us in celebrating a moment in KBIC history.
Oct 25, 2021, 9:08 AM
The KBIC Public Works Department requests your patience and understanding during the winter season. We have developed these requirements and guidelines to better service each qualified participant in a timely matter.
Oct 22, 2021, 10:26 AM
There has been a Pandemic Economic Aid Plan established by the Tribal Council for those members who are residing in Baraga and Marquette Counties as of September 1, 2021, and who are 18 years & older as of December 31, 2021.
Sep 23, 2021, 10:51 AM
The deadline to be vaccinated to qualify for the incentive is December 31 or until federally mandated.
Sep 16, 2021, 2:03 PM
Sep 16, 2021, 8:52 AM
Sep 15, 2021, 8:49 AM
Out of honor and respect for our former Chairman and Council Member, Frederick "Fred" Dakota, all Tribal Government offices will be closed on Friday, September 17, 2021.
Sep 8, 2021, 4:03 PM
Sep 8, 2021, 8:27 AM