Kelly Jackson http://wxpr.org en Reacting to State of the Tribes http://wxpr.org/post/reacting-state-tribes <p>One Lac du Flambeau tribal member is reflecting on the importance of the annual state of the tribes address.&nbsp;</p><p>Performer and tribal liaison for the state Department of Transportation Kelly Jackson says the speech is an important way for tribes to engage with state government.</p><blockquote><p>“To share with our state legislators some of the key issues and mutual expectations in tribal communities.&nbsp; Tribes are part of the government system in Wisconsin, so their opportunity to address the legislators is really a critical part of government relations.</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 03:03:24 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 14571 at http://wxpr.org Live from the White Pine - Kelly Jackson http://wxpr.org/post/live-white-pine-kelly-jackson <p>Kelly Jackson's&nbsp;soulful voice&nbsp;and poignant&nbsp;lyrics filled WXPR's&nbsp;White Pine Room&nbsp;with the&nbsp;<a href="http://spiritofanikwe.com/" target="_blank">Spirit of a Woman</a>.&nbsp;Craig Harrison of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.wxpr.org/programs/northwoods-cafe-wxpr" target="_blank">Northwoods Cafe</a>&nbsp;hosted this <a href="http://wxpr.org/topic/live-white-pine" target="_blank">Live from the White Pine</a>&nbsp;on-air broadcast Thursday, August 22.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 25 Aug 2013 23:51:34 +0000 Peg Arnold 6967 at http://wxpr.org Live from the White Pine - Kelly Jackson Kelly Jackson Live on WXPR August 22 http://wxpr.org/post/kelly-jackson-live-wxpr-august-22 <p></p><p>Tune in to WXPR's Northwoods Cafe Thursday, August 22,&nbsp;at 7 pm for a live broadcast performance with <strong>Kelly Jackson</strong>.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wxpr.org/people/craig-harrison" target="_blank">Craig Harrison</a> will be your host showcasing this celebrated&nbsp;Northwoods artist.&nbsp;Now residing in Madison, Kelly hails from Wausau originally, and is&nbsp;a member of the Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 09:49:10 +0000 Peg Arnold 6420 at http://wxpr.org Kelly Jackson Live on WXPR August 22