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The Bois Forte Urban Office is located at 1308 East Franklin Ave. Suite 112, in Minneapolis. Jacque Wilson is the Urban Office Coordinator. You can reach the office at 612-871-6618 or or click here to be connected to the urban office web page.

Special Meeting of the RTC CANCELLED for August 20


The s pecial meeting of the RTC that was going to be held on August 20, 2014 has been CANCELLED.

1854 Treaty checks mailed Aug 15


1854 Treaty checks were mailed August 15. If the enrollment office does not have your current address your check will be delayed in arriving. Any address change needs to be in writing. Address change forms are available at the Enrollment Office. You can also download an address change form by clicking here.


Northern Eagle Federal Credit Union Presents the Per Cap Challenge!


Have you ever had an out of money experience, take the per cap challenge!  Keep $100 from your Per Cap in  your Northern Eagle Federal Credit Union and be eligible for the BIG Challenge. If you don't have an account, sign up by stopping in and you will automatically receive a free T-shirt.  Keep the $100 in your account for at least a month and you will receive a draw string back pack with NEFC logo. Click here for complete details.


List of UNKNOWN Whereabouts from Enrollment Office


The Tribal Enrollment Office Needs Your Help. If you know of the whereabouts of any of the individuals on this list.

Please have them call the enrollment office at 218-757-3261 Ext. 162.

If you know that someone on this list is deceased, please send documentation of death to the Bois Forte Enrollment Office, 5344 Lakeshore Drive, Nett Lake, MN 55772.

Vermilion Medical and Dental Clinics Closed August 25 - Sept 1


The Vermilion Clinic will be moving into the new building during this week. If patients need to be seen they will be accommodated at the Nett Lake Clinic. For Medical call 218.757.3650 and dental call 218.757.3431.


The pharmacy will be relocated to the Chemical Dependency building during this week. Any medication that is ordered will need to be picked up at the Chemical Dependency building. The phone number is 218.753.2347.


Stay tuned for more information about the Grand Opening for the facility.

Bois Forte 2nd Annual "Couch Potato" 5K Walk/Run - September 6


The 2nd Annual "Couch Potato" 5K Walk/Run will be held on September 6 at the Bois Forte Powwow Grounds in Nett Lake. To view a copy of the event flyer click here. For a copy of the registration form click here or for more information call Linda at 218.757.3295 or email

11th Annual Wisdom Steps Golf Tournament - Sept 12, 2014


On Friday, September 12 the 11th Annual Wisdom Steps Golf Tournament will be held at Black Bear Golf Course.  Your generous support will help to improve Elder health and will benefit you and future elders. To register contact Terri O' Shea at 218.335.8586 or email or download a registration form here. Click here for more information about the event.


Current Job Openings for Fortune Bay Resort Casino


For a list of current job openings at Fortune Bay Resort Casino, click here.

Apply to be a Native Nation Rebuilder


The Native Nation Rebuilders Program brings together Native leaders so they may be instrumental in moving their nations, in cooperation with their elected leadership, toward realization of their tribes' unique goals.


Candidates are sought for a sixth cohort of Rebuilders who will help ensure that elected tribal leaders and the tribes they serve will have a cadre of skilled and courageous individuals dedicated to strengthening their nations.


For more information about the Native Nation Rebuilder program visit the Bush Foundation website.

Indian Home School Liaison Position Available for the

2014-15 School Year


The Vermilion Country Charter School in Tower, MN is seeking an Indian Home School Liaison for the 2014 - 2015 school year. Click here for the complete job description.

Ferrellgas Awarded the Propane Bid


Click here to view a copy of the agreement.

Nett Lake and Vermilion Medical Clinic have New Cancellation and Failed Appointment Policy


The Bois Forte Tribal Council has ratified a new cancellation policy for the Nett Lake and Vermilion Clinics. Click here to view the policy.


No Cost Telephone Equipment Distribution for MN Residents


The Minnesota Department of Human Services have joined with the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe and Wisdom Steps to provide no cost telephone equipment for Minnesota residents who have difficulty using a regular telephone due to hearing loss, speech or physical disability.

For more information or to see if you qualify for these services email, visit or click here.


Bois Forte Emergency Fund


The Bois Forte Emergency Assistance Fund (EAF) is a fund established by the Bois Forte Tribal Council to help Band members deal with emergencies. To learn more about the EAF or to download the Guidelines & Application, visit the Tribal Employment Rights Office (TERO) page by clicking on this link.

Affordable Health Care Now Available


The Affordable Care Act – also known as “Obama Care” or the ACA – is a new program designed to provide all Americans with affordable health insurance and access to health care. Click here to  learn how Bois Forte can help you obtain, or improve your health care coverage through the. Affordable Care Act. To print a copy of the Bois Forte Contract Health Care Application, click here.





Last update: 08.18.14

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  Located on the shores of beautiful Lake Vermilion and on the grounds of Fortune Bay Resort, Casino & Golf Course. We are dedicated to telling the Bois Forte Ojibwe story-as our name-Atisokanigamig or LEGEND HOUSE tells.