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n. pl. Menominee or Me·nom·i·nees
1. A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting an area along the Menominee River, with a present-day population in northeast Wisconsin.
2. The Algonquian language of this people.
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Noun1.Menominee - a member of the federally recognized tribe of Algonquian people living on a reservation in central WisconsinMenominee - a member of the federally recognized tribe of Algonquian people living on a reservation in central Wisconsin
Algonquian, Algonquin - a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada; many Algonquian tribes migrated south into the woodlands from the Mississippi River to the Atlantic coast
2.Menominee - the Algonquian language spoken by the Menomini
Algonquian language, Algonquin, Algonquian - family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains
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Myrna Warrington is a Director of Vocational Rehabilitation on the Menominee Indian Reservation.
Two lawyers representingthe Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, Starlyn Tourtillott and Danica Zawieja, filed a rule-change petition asking the court to make an exception to that rule for attorneys who appear in cases involving the Indian Child Welfare Act and its state counterpart, the Wisconsin Indian Child Welfare Act.
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But that's barely a blip in the more than $500 million budget for the new Bucks arena.<br />Menominee Tribal Enterprises, a century-old lumber company owned by the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, harvests wood for the flooring and ships it toConnor Sports in Amasa, Michigan, which assembles raw plats that make up the courts.
An Illinois native, the artist first taught in Wisconsin at Menominee Indian High School and the Sacred Heart Academy in Oneida, after having received degrees in visual arts and art education at the University of Wisconsin.
The college is going beyond campus grounds, and is expanding its computer services to the public, especially for the Menominee Indian Tribe.
Hard Rock Partners with Menominee Tribe on Wisconsin Casino Resort Hard Rock International is partnering with the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin to develop and manage a proposed $808 million casino resort in Kenosha, Wis., just north of the Illinois state line.
To better understand the historic role of fire in the development of pine and oak ecosystems and the impacts of fire suppression we examined fire-scarred oak and pine cross-sections and vegetation composition from select forest stands on the Menominee Indian Reservation in northeastern Wisconsin.
(51.) Records of Logs Purchased from Indians (1888-1889), Record Group 75, Green Bay Agency, in Box: Bureau of Indian Affairs Field Office Records, Menominee Indian Mills, Neopit, Wisconsin: Records of Payments to Indians 1888-1890; Abstract of Disbursements 1879, National Archives and Records Administration, Great Lakes Branch; John V.
In teaming with two women educators who were raised on the Menominee Indian reservation, Malott (education, D'Youville College, Buffalo, New York) underscores that being white does not mean that one has to reproduce colonial legacies.
The drive from the Menominee Indian reservation to the University of Wisconsin-Madison may only be three and a half hours, but for American Indian students like Fawn Youngbear-Tibbitts, the journey towards completing a college degree can't be measured in mere miles.