Ho-Chunk peoples have lived in this region for an estimated 12,000 years, and the Ho-Chunk Nation currently owns land in 14 counties in Wisconsin, including Dane County. For today’s show, guest host Ron Luskin is joined by Dan Brown, executive manager at Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison and former vice president of the Ho-Chunk Nation, to discuss […]
Melissa Smith of Friends of the Wisconsin Wolf and Jon Thundercloud of the Ho-Chunk Nation discuss the Wolf and Wildlife Conservation and Coexistence Initiative Conference to be held July 15-16 at the Ho-Chunk Convention Center in Baraboo. Conference information is available from Friends of the Wisconsin Wolf.
Why did Governor Walker recently reject the Menominee tribe’s latest bid to open an off-reservation casino in Kenosha? Why does the governor have jurisdiction in this matter? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!