This is a tremendous opportunity for Chi-Ishobak. This is the largest grant we have received from the NACA program, and will help us provide tremendous opportunity to our tribal citizens – both personally, and for those wanting to start or are in business.
Gun Lake Tribe members and non-members alike delicately placed roughly 240 palm-sized young lake sturgeon (Nmé in Pottawatomi) into the Kalamazoo River from the New Richmond Bridge County Park boat ramp on Aug. 28. The Tribe hosts an annual release of the threatened species as an ongoing rehabilitation effort that started in 2009
Gun Lake Investments made an equity investment in the retail portion of Rockford Construction’s Stockbridge development. The project will pave the way for a Meijer gas station and convenience store, plus five other ground-floor retail spaces along Stocking Avenue, said Gun Lake Investments CEO Kurtis Trevan.
The Gun Lake Band was picked as this year's winner for several conservation efforts in the Great Lakes region. They include re-establishing a habitat for wild rice and reviving the lake sturgeon population in the Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids rivers.