Molly Hoffman is a volunteer producer at WTIP North Shore Community Radio. Each week, she takes a look at a different bird from the northwoods. This week she talks about the black-throated green warbler, veery, ovenbird and American redstart.
On this episode of Ojibwe Stories: Gaganoonididaa we talk with Michele Hakala-Beeksma, about the precedents and the groundbreaking history of the Treaty of 1854 and why this enduring treaty still matters today.
Michele Hakala-Beeksma has worked for the 1854 Treaty Authority for the past sixteen years. She is also the Vice-President of the St. Louis County Historical Society’s Board of Governors, a Member of the Society’s American Indian Advisory Committee, and a member of the Grand Portage Band of Chippewa.