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!


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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    


Nov 29, 2021, 11:21 AM
The Tribal Council has established the Pandemic Economic Relief Payment to assist members with expenses related to hardships caused by the coronavirus.
Nov 8, 2021, 12:59 PM
The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community is holding its General Election on Saturday, December 18, 2021.
Nov 8, 2021, 10:32 AM
Nov 8, 2021, 10:26 AM
Voter Registration for the 2021 General Election will close on Thursday, November 18, 2021.
Nov 4, 2021, 11:29 AM
The Primary Election will be held Saturday, November 6, 2021. Voters residing in the Baraga District will vote for two (2) candidates from the Baraga District at the Ojibwa Senior Citizens Building. Polls for those voters who reside in the L’Anse District will be at the Zeba Community Hall.
Nov 4, 2021, 9:24 AM
The Primary Election will be held Saturday, November 6, 2021. Registered Voters residing on the Marquette Trust Lands can vote by absentee ballot Thursday, November 4, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Housing Department’s Harvey Community Room.
Oct 27, 2021, 2:03 PM
Please join us for lunch to honor our local veterans LUNCH INCLUDES: Chicken Wild Rice Soup, Ham & Turkey Croissant, Chips & Cookie
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.