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 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    July 23, 2014 

Redskins Foundation buys playground for Rocky Boy

Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation is getting a new playground for free to place on the reservation as part of a series of projects made possible by the Washington Redskins Original Americans Foundation.... Full story

 Obituaries    July 23, 2014 

Elizabeth (Denny) Belgard

Elizabeth (Denny) Belgard, 97, of Havre, passed away on Thursday, July 17, 2014. Funeral service were at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church. Burial will follow in... Full story

 Local    July 23, 2014 

For the Record, July 23, 2014

Havre Police Department An officer took a dog to the Havre Animal Shelter after a caller from 3rd Street reported at 9:54 a.m. Tuesday that two dogs were trying to attack a child. ——— Officers investigated a report made at 1:46 p.m. Tuesday mad... Full story

 Obituaries    July 17, 2014

Ruby Big Knife

Ruby Big Knife, 69, passed away on Thursday, July 10, 2014, in Rocky Boy, due to injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Wake services will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 11, 2014, at St.... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    July 16, 2014

Let the fair sports fun begin

If you like thrills, spills, screams and booms, of course, the Great Northern Fair is the place to be this week. But inside the Great Northern Fairgrounds Arena, you can get those same things every... Full story

 Obituaries    July 14, 2014

Stacey Gonsalez

Stacey Gonsalez, 47, passed away surrounded by her loving friends and family on Friday, July 11, 2014, at Northern Montana Hospital of natural causes. Wake services began at 5 p.m. on Saturday, July... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 11, 2014

Burns sentenced in Rocky Boy case

A federal judge Thursday sentenced the first of a series of people who have pleaded guilty in a complex, interrelated set of plea agreements dealing with corruption and embezzlement at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation. Thursday, U.S. District Judge... Full story

 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    July 11, 2014

Rocky Boy talks economy with Lt. Gov.

Lt. Gov. Angela McLean attended a Main Street Montana Project meeting at Stone Child College in Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation Thursday, looking for feedback from the community. Main Street Montana... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 11, 2014

Sen. Tester hopes 'gamesmanship' doesn't bog down Congress

Montana’s Sen. Jon Tester said Thursday he hopes several important bills will move forward quickly but is not so sure after what he called political gamesmanship stalled an outdoors bill he said was a “slam-dunk.” At the start of a press...

 By LISA BAUMANN Associated Press    State News    July 11, 2014

CAMPAIGN WATCH: This week in the race to November

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — This week, candidates have been busy introducing legislation and laying out their campaign platforms. Here's a look at the week's most interesting and important developments in Montana's election campaigns: BILLIONS FOR COAL:... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 10, 2014

Daines joins water project funding group

Montana’s sole U.S. representative joined colleagues from the Dakotas Wednesday in shifting money to regional rural water projects including in north-central Montana. A press release from Rep. Steve Daines, R-Mont., said the congressman joined Reps... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 10, 2014

Main Street project hits Fort Belknap, Rocky Boy

The Montana governor’s project to build a blueprint for job creation and economic development returned to north-central Montana Indian country this week. Lt. Gov. Angela McLean held a Main Street Montana discussion Wednesday at Aaniiih Nakoda...

 Obituaries    July 7, 2014

Thomas Edward Bernard

Thomas Edward Bernard, 24, passed away Friday, July 4, 2014, at Brown’s Reservoir in Rocky Boy.  Wake services began at 5 p.m., on Sunday, July 6, 2014, and will continue until his Mass, which... Full story

 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    July 7, 2014

Rocky Boy man drowns at Brown's Reservoir

Thomas Edward Bernard, 24, died at Brown’s Reservoir on Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation Friday. Hill County Sheriff Don Brostrom said the cause of death was drowning. The Hill County Sheriff’s Office was called to the reservoir after Bernard... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 3, 2014

Bear Paw reduces rates on business loans

The local economic development agency is offering a special deal to help businesses in the area expand or to help people who want to start a new business. Bear Paw Development Corp. announced it is reducing a fee in its revolving loan program...

 Obituaries    July 3, 2014

Jonathan WindyBoy Soto

Jonathan WindyBoy Soto, our precious baby boy, was lost to us on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at Benefis Medical Center in Great Falls. Jonathan was born to Alfredo Soto III and Jaycene WindyBoy of Rocky Boy, and would have joined his brothers, John Henry... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 2, 2014

Houle faces pending state charges

A prominent Chippewa Cree Tribe official is now facing state action while charges in federal court are pending. The Hill County Attorney’s Office Monday requested permission to file two felony charges against Chippewa Cree Business Committee...

 Local    July 2, 2014

For the Record, July 2, 2014

Havre Police Department Jordan James Normandy, 21, of Havre was arrested on a Justice or City court warrant at 10:25 a.m. Tuesday at the Hill County Courthouse. ——— Officers investigated a 10:29 a.m. Tuesday call from 1st Avenue about a... Full story

 Obituaries    July 2, 2014

Jonathan WindyBoy Soto

Jonathan WindyBoy Soto, our precious baby boy, was lost to us on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at Benefis Medical Center in Great Falls. Jonathan was born to Alfredo Soto III and Jaycene WindyBoy of Rocky Boy, and would have joined his brothers John Henry... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 1, 2014

Vanzant pleads guilty on painkiller charges

A man admitted Monday to having nearly 300 prescription painkillers he planned to sell when he was pulled over Nov. 7 on Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation. Richard W. Vanzant III, born in 1984, pleaded guilty in state District Court in Havre to...

 Opinion    June 30, 2014

Our View: Meanwhile, lots of work is being done at Rocky Boy

Another person has been convicted in the widening scandal at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation. And two more Rocky Boy public officials have been charged with felonies. The scandal has taken its toll on morale at the reservation. Many people are... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    June 27, 2014

George Ferguson Column: Minor tweaks in Class A should be refreshing and exciting for fans

As the head tennis coach at Havre High School, I obviously have a vested interest in any changes coming to Class A. But if tennis weren’t in my life, I’d still have the same vested interest. And that’s why I find the proposed changes to some of... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 27, 2014

Jury convicts Tadios after 1.5 hours

GREAT FALLS — A jury in federal court in Great Falls Thursday apparently didn’t buy Fawn Tadios’ claims that using tribal money for personal use was a common, accepted and legal practice at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation. The jury announced... Full story

 Local    June 27, 2014

For the Record: June 27, 2014

Havre Police Department Larry James Piapot, 62, of Rocky Boy was arrested on a charge of criminal contempt after officers responded to a 1:25 p.m. Thursday call from 14th Avenue about an intoxicated man falling down in the parking lot. ———... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 27, 2014

Round one of embezzlement charges closed

With the conviction of Fawn Tadios Thursday in federal court in Great Falls, the first round of Rocky Boy embezzlement cases, filed in 2013, is closed, but the next round is underway. In April of last year, Chippewa Cree Tribe’s Business Committee...


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