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Media Services

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Preserving sovereignty, protecting traditions, promoting culture and building a stronger community through information, communication and support.


Our Services:

Media Services acts as the communication liaison to the Meskwaki Nation.  Its mission is to support Tribal operations, its departments, and the community as a whole with its communication needs.

Media Services is primarily tasked with the creation of the Meskwaki Nation Times (a monthly publication), as well as the creation and upkeep of the tribe’s website, event calendar and social media sites.  The department provides media coverage, photography and video for events within the community, and is available to Tribal Operation’s departments to help create flyers, write articles and news releases, create graphics, spearhead bulk mailings, and create/complete other communication projects as requested by Tribal Council, Tribal Operation’s departments and the community.

To view the 2020 Master Event Schedule CLICK HERE.

Meskwaki Nation Times:

The Meskwaki Nation Times is published monthly for the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa. The Mission of the MNT is to inform and to educate the Meskwaki Nation on issues that affect them. The department works educate members and the public, protect traditions, promote Meskwaki culture and works to build a stronger community through information, communication and support.

SUBMISSIONS TO MNT: Signed editorials, letters and articles appearing in the MNT are the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the opinion or attitude of Media Services or the Meskwaki Tribal Council.  A Submission Form must be filled out and turned in to Media Services by the deadline.

Letters and submitted articles may be edited for language and length.  ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. The reproduction of editorial or photography content without permission is prohibited.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE:   Submissions are due the 20th of each month by 4:30 PM.  (If the 20th falls on a weekend, it is due the following Monday.)

PHOTOGRAPHY POLICY:  Please be aware by attending public events hosted by the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa, you consent to your voice, face, name and/or likeness being used, without compensation, in photos, film and video tapes for use in any and all media, whether now known or hereafter devised, and that by attending the event, you release the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa, its subsidiaries, assigns and licensees from liability associated with its use.

CHANGE OF ADDRESS:  Please fill out a Change Of Address Form and mail back with signature.

Media Services Department staff
Media Services Director Shannon Mitchell
Photographer/Media Assistant Kiyanna Pushetonequa
Web and Software Developer TBH
Content Creator/Administrative Assistant Crystal Mzhickteno
Physical Address: Mailing Address: Phone: 641.484.9435
1646 305th Street
Tama, IA 52339
1646 305th Street
Tama, IA 52339
Fax: 641.484.5424


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