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The Band has inhabited the Lac du Flambeau area since 1745 when Chief Keeshkemun led the Band to the area. The Band acquired the name Lac du Flambeau from its gathering practice of harvesting fish at night by torchlight. The name Lac du Flambeau, or Lake of the Torches, refers to this practice and was given to the Band by the French traders and trappers who visited the area.

The Lac du Flambeau Reservation was officially established by treaties in 1837 and 1842. The area was continually logged in the following years and became a tourist destination for families from southern Wisconsin and Illinois around the turn of the century. Read More....   
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Ruby's Pantry Coming to Lac Du Flambeau

Click here to view Ruby's Pantry visits for the remainder of 2014

August 2014 Newspaper

August 2014 Newspaper
Lake of the Torches Resort Casino and Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council Partner to Assess Casino Smoking Preferences

The Lake of the Torches Resort Casino and the Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council partnered to conduct a patron survey that explored patron attitudes regarding tobacco use at the Casino. 


Tribe Celebrates Return of Strawberry Island

Tribe Celebrates Return of Strawberry Island

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"We Continue to Look After Strawberry Island" Homecoming Celebration

Making the news in a good way - story by WJFW Channel 12

Round House Groundbreaking Ceremony

Photos from the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Round House

32nd Annual Bear River Pow-Wow

View photos from the 32nd Annual Bear River Pow-Wow

Lac du Flambeau's July 4th celebration

Lac du Flambeau's July 4th celebration culminated in the last Pow-Wow at the historic Indian Bowl before the current structure is demolished and replaced by the new Waaswaaganing Indian Bowl Living Arts and Culture Center. 











The evening was a huge success and as always, the fireworks display was the best in the area.

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Lac du Flambeau Tribe
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Lac du Flambeau, WI 54538

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