The 100 Year POST (Pahquahwong) Honoring and Remembrance Committee would like to say Miigwech to all of those persons who helped in bringing the August 12th event to life. Without their assistance this event would not have been a success. Miiqwech to all, and we hope to see you at next year’s memorial.
All of the past and present TGB Members all of whom supported this effort throughout its development:
Thanks to our Spiritual Leader for conducting the ceremonies:
Thanks to the Badger Singers for their songs during our event:
James Gouge Sr.
Thanks to these individuals for the event setup/takedown, cart driving and cleanup:
Gary Belille Jr.
Tom Tainter Jr.
Thanks for the dock setup and take down on the Island:
Thanks to the Kinnamon Museum for their support and records showing the impact of the flooding.
Thanks to the University Library Staff for their help with the Pictures and Picture Boards.
Library Assistant Mike Klawiter
Librarian Caryl Pfaff
Special thanks to Rick StGermaine for MC’ing the event and providing history of this horrific event.
Thanks to the LCO Casino and staff for the use of their staging:
Thanks to the LCO University for food supplies and use of tables, chairs and tents for the food serving lines.
Thanks to LCO Development for Landscaping the Hall and beach and for the Electrical work.
Jim Meyer and Team
Gary Quaderer Sr.
Thanks to the EMT’s , LCO PD and Conservation Wardens providing safety and security for our event.
Investigator Zack Zaug
Officer Ian Junker
Fire Chief Marv Mullett
EMT’s Mike and Bonnie Arpan
EMT Gordy Zimmerman
EMT John Snell
EMT Michell Nickence
Warden Derek Taylor
Chief Warden Henry Bearheart
Thanks to the Conservation Department for their support and coordination assistance:
Thanks to WOJB for their broadcasting and recording of our events:
Thanks to those people who prepared and served that spectacular meal:
Shane and Lydia Corbine
Gary Belille Jr.
Thanks to these Pow-Wow committee members for their assistance during the Honor The Earth Pow-Wow and for the use of their golf carts:
Thanks to Michael ‘Migizi’ Sullivan Sr. and the Indian Hills Singers for the Introduction and Honor Song During the Honor The Earth Pow-Wow.
Thanks to the LCO Housing Department for the use of the Elderly Center and to maintenance for opening the building every week and handling our trash:
Thanks to Brittany Tainter of Giizhig Design Company for the creation of the Flowage Maps and T-Shirts.
And very special thanks to those members of the committee that participated weeks on end planning this event:
Maylin (Tainter) Marlee
Tom and Shelby Tainter
Rick St. Germaine