12.17.13 The upcoming Iron Co. Board Meeting: 6:00pm County Board Room, Courthouse, Hurley, WI
WILL BOARD EVICT H.E.L.P.? READ MORE (This item was removed from the agenda) December 2013 12.03.13 Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation Casino Convention CenterSocial Meal Gathering and Chat with Kathleen Vineout - "How do you get money out of politics? You Beat It- "Kathleen Vineout Meal at 6:00 PM
11.26.13 Superior Public Library Oil Terminal project includes "As currently proposed, the terminal would load one barge every four days with Tar Sands crude oil to be shipped east via the Great Lakes." Read another annoucement - First time Tar Sands will be shipped via the Great Lakes 7:00 PM, Ojibwa Senior Citizens Center, 208 Main Ave., Baraga. Dr. Power will give the keynote address at the FOLK Annual Meeting, which is open to the public. The title of his talk is "The Western UP Quality of Life Economy: Choices for its Future." The Annual Meeting begins at 6:30 PM. 11.09.13 Milwaukee WI - Milwaukee Peace Action Center, 1001 E Keefe Ave - Frank K. Koehn will present the Penokee Hills Mining Story - Green Party Annual Meeting 11.10.13 - Stage North - Washburn, WI "Protect our Future, the documentary produced this summer by three Bad River teenagers" will be shown at the Big Water Film Festival. 11.16.13 - Ashland WI - Northland College The Penokee HIlls Education Project presents an evening with allies from West Virginia to discuss the discuss the health ramifications of blasting in the Penokee Hills. Alvord Theater 7:00 PM. 11.18.13 Ashland WI One on One with GTac Vaughn Public Library 4:30-6:00
February 2013 02. 01.03 Stevens Point - UWSP Tar Sands and the Penokee Mining Speakers and Events - Skip Jones and Frank Koehn 02.06.13 AB1/SB1 COMMITTEES WILL VOTE ON MINING BILL 02.08.13 Bad River - Odanah, WII Organized Chaos for the Penokees Pot Luk - 715.292.7236 or 715.292.9331 for more information 02.09.13 Ashland - Legislative Listening Session AmericInn Ashland, WI 9:00 A.M. 02.14.13 New Richmond, WI Ready Randy's sponsored by St. Croix County Democratic Party 6:00 P.M. Allie Raven and Frank will present the Penokee Hills Story 02.16.13 5th Annual Wisconsin Progressive Grassroots Festival February 16, 2013 at 8am - 4pm Wisconsin Heights High School 10173 State Hw14, Mazomanie WI Frank Koehn will present an update: Assault on the Penokees continues..... 02.21.13 Merrill WI at the T.B. Scott Library 6:30 P.M. Penokee Hills Update Speaker Frank Koehn 02.28.13 Idle No More Minneapolis, MN March 03.08.13 Bad River - Odanah, WI Organized Chaos for the Penokees Pot Luk - 715.292.7236 or 715.292.9331 for more information 6:00 P.M. 03.13.13 Tomahawk WI Tomahawk Library 6:30 - 8:00 P.M. Speaker: Frank Koehn 03.14.13 Washburn Voices of the Penokees Stage North 03.15.13 Mike Wiggins, Kelly Westlund and Barbara With on my show this Friday to discuss the mine and mining bill.www.wortfm.org. People can listen anywhere online. 12:05-1:00 pm. 03.28.13 Red Cliff Casino Community Meeting - Mining in the Penokees 03.30.13 Superior WI UW Superior 24 Annual Circle of Native Nations Pow-Wow Tradtionalhttps://lobbying.wi.gov/default/redirect
04.2013 Eagle River Wisconsin Many Ways of Peace Events 04.04.13 Stevens Point Pow-Wow UWSP 04.04.13 Madison, WI Lakota Grandmother Take Back Their Strength 04.04.13 Duluth, MN Great Lakes Commons Initiative UMD 12:00 noon 04.05.13 Ashland, WI Mining Impact Coalition of Wisconsin/Penokee Hills Education Project Office Grand Opening 5:00 - 9:00 P.M.
04.14.13 Milwaukee, WI Penokee Mine Resistance Riverwest Public House Cooperative 6:30 P.M. Frank Koehn and Casey James will provide an update of the resistance to the GTac mine.
05.10.13 Bad River - Odanah, WI Organized Chaos for the Penokees Pot Luk - 715.292.7236 or 715.292.9331 for more information 6:00 P.M. 05.26.13 Campout at Copper Falls State Park
06.01.13 Ashland/Educational and Harvest Camp - Duluth - Superior Quakers visit. Meet at the Penokee Hills Education Office in Ashland at 10:00 A.M. We will leave from here for tours of the mine site, Copper Falls, and visit the Educational and Harvest Camp. (A meal will be prepared for all participants at the camp.) 06.14.13 Bad River - Odanah, WI Organized Chaos for the Penokees Pot Luk - 715.292.7236 or 715.292.9331 for more information 6:00 P.M. 06.25.13 DNR Board Meeting: Wausau Wisconsin and Lake Dubay, Knowlton Township, Little Plover/Eisenhower River, Presentations by Del Monte, Village of Plover, Discussion Ground Water Management - Surface Water Management as it relates to the need to protect high Wisconsnite's access to their well water, Timber Harvest Field Site visit and meet and greet area loggers, Rothschild Mills visit, Rib Mountain State Park, and finally dinner at the Granite Peak Ski Lodge 06.26.13 DNR Board Meeting, Wausau Wisconsin - The agenda is long and many important items will discussed and it is expected the DNR Board will be fully prepared to take action on each agenda item. 06.27.13 Milwaukee WI - The Penokee Hills and River Sloughs Art Exhibit - Reception - Music at the Urban Ecology Center 5:30 - 7:30 06.27.13 Oma WI 7 pm at the Oma Town Hall Iron County Citizen’s Forum The topic will be zoning ordinances for metallic mining. July 2013 07.05-07.13 Red Cliff Pow-Wow - Red Cliff, Wisconsin Thursday, July 25th 6:00 P.M.ish Mary Cloud Birthday at the LCO Camp Saturday, July 27th, Afternoonish - Wade Fernandez Performance "Penokee HIlls Song Tribute" at the LCO Camp Tuesday, July 30th Hurley, WI County Court House Iron County Board Meeting - County Board to Discuss LCO Harvest Camp
8.13.13 Mellen, WI Local Mining Impact Committee Meeting 6:00 pm tonight at the Morse Town Hall. 08.15.13 DNR Public Hearing Hurley High School August 15, 2013 - Written comments accepted until September 3. Click here for talking point suggestions. 08.15.13 Moccasin Trail IGA Odanah, WI Free Frybread and Chili Stop by before the Hurley GTac DNR Meeting 08.16.13 Verona WI 08.17.13 Verona WI 08.18.13 Verona WI Mining Forum TBA 08.20 - 24. 13 Mining Country Institute — Michigan's Upper Peninsula & Northern Wisconsin 08.21.13 HURLEY, WI Iron County Mining Impact Committee Meeting 4:00 P.M. Iron County Courthouse 08.23.13 34th Annual Manomin Celebration Pow wow - Traditional Odanah, Wisconsin 08.24.13 34th Annual Manomin Celebration Pow wow - Traditional Odanah, Wisconsin 08.25.13 34th Annual Manomin Celebration Pow wow - Traditional Odanah, Wisconsin
September 6th,7th and 8th - Events to Honor the Earth
10.29.13 Senator "Taconite" Tom Tiffany and Representative Swearingen will be hosting listening sessions in Vilas County on Tuesday October 29th.