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 By John Kelleher    Local    March 5, 2015

People First to hold public meeting

People First, a group fighting corruption at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation, will hold a public meeting at 5 p.m. Sunday at Havre’s TownHouse Inn discuss action that can be taken to advance their causes. Among other things, said state Rep. G.... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    March 3, 2015

St. Marks removed from office

In the meeting that Chippewa Cree Business Committee Chairman Ken Blatt St. Marks was ordered to call in order for the council to discuss charges against him and the possibility of his impeachment, there was only one necessary person not present —... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    March 2, 2015

St. Marks won't call council meeting

Ken Blatt St. Marks, chair of the Chippewa Cree Business Committee, won't call a committee meeting for this morning. Committee members ordered St. Marks to convene the session so they could decide whether or not to remove him from office. St. Marks... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 27, 2015

Guardians Project honored in D.C.

Michael Horowitz, Department of Justice inspector general, gave the Montana U.S. Attorney’s Office an award for “innovation in cooperation and effective investigation” during a ceremony in Washington, D.C., this week. Carl Rostad of Great Falls... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 26, 2015

Henrys face tax charges

Former Stone Child College president Melody Henry and her husband Frank Henry pleaded not guilty Monday to two counts of tax evasion. The Henrys each pleaded not guilty to: • A count of willful failure to file a federal income tax return, which car...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 24, 2015

St. Marks impeached again

Monday, after a little over a week of being sworn in as chairman, Ken Blatt St. Marks was handed legal papers Monday with a series of allegations the rest of the Chippewa Cree Business Committee are... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    February 20, 2015

Rocky Boy to celebrate its first century

Russell Standing Rock is the great-grandson of Little Bear, one of the founders of Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation. Little Bear was head of the Crees who had immigrated to Montana from Canada to avoid persecution. Homeless, they roamed around the st...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 19, 2015

HUD gives local tribes $4.5 million for housing

Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation is getting more than $3 million from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development as part of the department’s allocations to American tribes every year. The Fort Belknap Indian Community is receiving...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    February 16, 2015

Hansen: Legislature quieter this year

The Montana Legislative session has been less contentious than the last two sessions, State Sen. Kris Hansen said Sunday night. But Gov. Steve Bullock's Medicaid expansion program will be coming...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 16, 2015

St. Marks sworn in as tribal chair

Friday morning, Ken Blatt St. Marks was sworn in again to his position as chair of the Chippewa Cree Business Committee. St. Marks and Ted Whitford were sworn in at Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    February 16, 2015

Republicans celebrate victories

Republicans from Hill and Blaine counties gathered at the Duck Inn Sunday night to celebrate their victories in the November elections. U.S. Sen. Steve Daines and Montana Attorney General Tim Fox were...

 
 Local    February 13, 2015

Local student to take part in Junior National Young Leaders Conference

KeHugh David Swan of Thoreau, New Mexico, son of Kerenthia and Robin Jay Swan of Rocky Boy, along with other outstanding middle school students from across the United States will take part in an extraordinary leadership development experience, the...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 9, 2015

Rocky Boy embezzler trial scheduled in federal court

A man indicted for theft of funds from a tribal organization has been through his arraignment and now awaits his jury trial. Timothy Warren Rosette pleaded not guilty at the Missouri River Federal Courthouse Tuesday and was scheduled Thursday to... Full story

 
 Opinion    February 6, 2015

Our View: Hi-Line darts and laurels

Dart — The Montana House’s State Administration Committee tabled a bill that would have allowed people to register to vote online. That would have made it easier for people, especially those in rural areas and those who are disabled, to... Full story

 
 Opinion    February 5, 2015

Our View: Tribal council has a lot to do for Rocky Boy people

The people of Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation have undergone a lot of trauma in recent years. Many prominent residents have been charged with embezzlement and other felonies. With their off-reservation cohorts, they are alleged to have plundered mil... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 4, 2015

St. Marks wins in Rocky Boy - again

The winners of the Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation special election are Ken Blatt St. Marks for chairman and Ted Whitford Sr. for the committee seat. St. Marks won with 300 votes with a 100-vote lead o... Full story

 
 Opinion    February 3, 2015

Letter to the Editor: Promises to serve Chippewa Cree Tribe

Editor: Greetings friends and relatives of the Chippewa Cree Tribe, My name is Dustin J. Whitford and the intention of this letter is to inform the people of the Chippewa Cree Tribe of my recent submittal as a candidate for the open position of... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 3, 2015

Rocky Boy elections held today

The Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation elections for a new chairman and to fill one business committee member seat begins and ends today. Polls open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. today at the old Stone Child College gym. The candidates for business committee...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    January 30, 2015

Rocky Boy man is charged with embezzlement

Another embezzler of the funds given to Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation, who had an indictment filed against him in October, is scheduled to be arraigned Feb. 3. Timothy Warren Rosette has been indicted for a charge of bribery of an official of an... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    January 29, 2015

Rocky Boy embezzler found guilty

Theodora Ann Morsette, one of the people indicted in the Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation corruption sweep, was found guilty by a jury Wednesday. The jury found her guilty of theft from an Indian tribal government receiving federal grants, theft... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    January 23, 2015

Hi-Line Living: Ski Bear Paw

Opening day for the Bear Paw Ski Bowl was last weekend and it brought more than 100 skiers and snowboarders to Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation to participate in Havre's yearly tradition. Dave Martens,... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    January 21, 2015

Havre drops Highway 2 membership

Havre City Council has dropped its membership in the Highway 2 Association, the citizens group that advocates for expansion of U..S. Highway 2 to four lanes. Council vote 6-1 Tuesday night against renewing its membership. Only Councilman Brian... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    January 16, 2015

Bear Paw Ski Bowl to open Saturday

The Bear Paw Ski Bowl’s opening day is Saturday, after last week’s final snow showers and some quick grooming of the slopes were completed. The ski bowl sits south of Havre in the Bear Paw Mountains just south of Beaver Creek Park on Rocky... Full story

 
 Local    January 15, 2015

Four seek Rocky Boy chair post

The upcoming Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation election now has a set list of candidates after the deadline for submissions ended Wednesday. The election will fill the Chippewa Cree Business Committee chairman and committee member positions... Full story

 
 Local    January 14, 2015

Two candidates so far for Rocky Boy chair

As of this morning at 8:30, only two people have filed to become candidates for the chair position on the Chippewa Cree Business Committee of Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation. Sen. Jonathan Windy Boy and incumbent Kenneth Blatt St. Marks are the... Full story

 

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