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On Eve of Michigan’s First Wolf Hunt, Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Hosts Vigil to Honor Animal Called ‘Brother’

posted Nov 15, 2013, 6:19 PM by chloe owens

11/14/13, by Katie Bailey, Michigan Live

On eve of Michigan’s first wolf hunt, Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe hosts vigil to honor animal called ‘brother’

On Friday, Nov. 15, a once endangered species in Michigan will become hunted…In a tent on the Saginaw Chippewa Reservation in Isabella County, a candlelight vigil and sacred fire paid tribute to the wolves. Tribal Council Chaplin and Elder Steve Pego said the Anishnaabeg, which means first people, share a history with ma’iiganag, or wolves.