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  • Welcome to the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa

    The Bois Forte Band of Chippewa (also referred to as Ojibwe) has lived in northern Minnesota for centuries, but they did not originate there. The people journeyed from the east coast up the Saint Lawrence River, around the Great Lakes and followed rivers and lakes inland.

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News & Announcements

Reservation Tribal Council Meeting November 4, 2020

Bois Forte receives ARPA Funding!

  Good Afternoon: Bois Forte Tribal Council is pleased to announce that today we received notice of the amount of the ARPA funds. Bois Forte will be getting $18,256,144.99 this first round of US Treasury appropriations. We will keep you posted on any updates regarding programs and services under this funding source. Bois Forte Tribal…

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Reservation Tribal Council Meeting November 4, 2020

Housing Application (2021)

Bois Forte Housing Application 05-21-2021

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Bois Forte Team Store Open 8th-21st!

Tired of Missing out on Our Branded T-Shirts and Hoodies? So are We! The RTG will have an online team store set up once a month for anyone to purchase apparel with the Band’s logo. We have set the BFTS prices as low as we can. Each purchase is paid by the customer and shipped…

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Job Postings

Are you interested in a rewarding career with Bois Forte? Apply today.

Head Start/Early Head Start Teacher Aide Substitute

Open: March 25, 2021 | Closes: December 31, 2021   | Position Type: Temp | Position Purpose: The Head Start/Early Head Start Teacher Aide Substitute is responsible for assisting the Head Start and Early Head Start Teachers as a substitute teacher.  Responsibilities of this position include carrying out the classroom activities and component plans currently in…

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Early Childhood Floating Assistant

Opens: June 14, 2021 | Closes: July 2, 2021| Position Type: Full-Time | Position Purpose: The Floating Assistant position purpose is to perform important duties that keep our facility running smoothly. The key responsibility on a day-to-day basis is to rotate from classroom to classroom to support our teachers and aides if any assistance is…

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Forestry Technician

Opens: June 9, 2021 | Closes: June 23, 2021| Position Type: Full-Time | Position Purpose: The Forestry Technician is responsible for carrying out forest management assignments on 43,000 acres of trust land on the reservation under the direction of the Reservation Forester. Most work is performed outdoors, although some office work will be required. The…

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Bois Forte
Bois Forte Tribal Government - Nett Lake

5344 Lakeshore Drive
Nett Lake, MN 55772

Office: 218-757-3261
Toll Free: 1-800-221-8129
Fax: 218-757-3312
Email: Receptionist

Bois Forte Tribal Government - Vermilion

1610 Farm Road South
Tower, MN 55790

Office: 218-753-4542
Fax: 218-753-4055
Email: Receptionist

Urban Office - Minneapolis

1308 E. Franklin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Office: 612-871-6618

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Urban Office - Duluth

206 West 4th Street #204
Duluth, MN 55806

Office: 218-336-1048

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