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 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    July 30, 2015 

Houle sentenced to 68 months

A former Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation official was sentenced to 68 months in federal prison Wednesday at the Missouri River Federal Courthouse in Great Falls. John "Chance" Houle, in addition to...

 
 Local    July 30, 2015 

Denny, BLM supervisor sentenced for fraud

Staff and wire report A Rocky Boy man and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management official who supervised his work in Virginia have been sentenced to time in prison and ordered to pay back tens of thousands of dollars they defrauded from the federal...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    July 29, 2015

Rocky Boy official pleads guilty

A Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation official pleaded guilty Tuesday to bribery and theft from the reservation. Timothy Warren Rosette, 52, of Box Elder changed his plea Tuesday during a hearing in the Missouri River Federal Courthouse in Great Falls...

 
 Breaking News    July 29, 2015

Houle gets 5 years, 8 month

John "Chance" Houle, a former tribal council member at Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation, was sentenced to 5 years, eight months in federal prison. Federal Judge Brian Morris also ordered Houle to pay back $646,446 he embezzled from the Chippewa Cree...

 
 Local    July 23, 2015

Program set for Native entrepreneurial workshop

Press release RedWind has set it’s next native entrepreneurial workshop, hosted by the Tribal Planning and Development Department of the Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation. “We are pleased to offer this free business trai...

 
 Obituaries    July 22, 2015

Obituary - Rosemary L. "Roses" Crebs, O-gi-mah-ki-hew-skwe, "Chief Eagle Woman"

Rosemary L. "Roses" Crebs, O-gi-mah-ki-hew-skwe, "Chief Eagle Woman," 32, passed away on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at Northern Montana Hospital. Wake services began at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 21, 2015,... Full story

 
 Local    July 21, 2015

3-on-3 basketball tournament

Signup for the 3-on-3 Team Redskins Basketball Jamboree is this week until Friday at the end of the business day. The tournament will take place July 31 and Aug. 1 at the Stone Child College parking lot. Entries are limited to eight teams in each...

 
 Obituaries    July 21, 2015

Rosemary Crebs

Rosemary L. "Roses" Crebs, O-gi-mah-ki-hew-skwe, "Chief Eagle Woman," 32, passed away on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at Northern Montana Hospital. Wake services will begin at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 21,...

 
 Local    July 16, 2015

Rocky Boy Plain Green officers sued

MATT VOLZ Associated Press HELENA — Three leaders of an online lending company owned by Montana’s Chippewa Cree Tribe are claiming tribal immunity in asking a Vermont judge to dismiss a lawsuit that alleges they are predatory lenders who are...

 
 By Matt Volz    Breaking News    July 15, 2015

Plain Green officers claim tribal immunity from lawsuits

HELENA (AP) — Three leaders of an online lending company owned by Montana's Chippewa Cree Tribe are claiming tribal immunity in asking a Vermont judge to dismiss a lawsuit that alleges they are predatory lenders who are breaking federal and state...

 
 Local    July 7, 2015

US officials face sentencing in BLM fraud case

BILLINGS (AP) — A senior official in the U.S. Bureau of Land Management faces sentencing in federal court today for covering up for a subordinate who kept drawing government pay after leaving the agency for a job in Montana. Prosecutors are...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 2, 2015

LaSalle, Sasaki honored by Chamber

Two recipients of annual awards handed out by the Havre Area Chamber of Commerce’s Ag Committee were shocked when their awards were announced. The awards are always kept secret until they are announced. Traditionally they have been handed out at...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    July 1, 2015

St. Marks wins third special election

Ken St. Marks, who has been removed from his position as chairman of the Chippewa Cree Business Committee three times, was elected to the same position for the fourth time since the last general elect...

 
 Local    June 25, 2015

Huston hit with more charges

MATT VOLZ Associated Press HELENA — A new criminal indictment charges a businessman with bribing the head of the Chippewa Cree tribe's roads department and overcharging for the work his company did as part of a $10.6 million federal stimulus grant...

 
 By Matt Volz    Breaking News    June 24, 2015

Shad Huston hit with more charges in Rocky Boy probeprobe

HELENA (AP) — A new criminal indictment charges a businessman with bribing the head of the Chippewa Cree tribe's roads department and overcharging for the work his company did as part of a $10.6 million federal stimulus grant to the tribe. The...

 
 Local    June 23, 2015

Federal auditors expand review of Rocky Boy's aid mismanagement

MATT VOLZ Associated Press HELENA — U.S. government auditors are expanding their review of federal disaster aid mismanagement by the Chippewa Cree Tribe after finding fraud, waste and abuse in a project to demolish the Montana tribe’s health clin...

 
 By MATT VOLZ    Breaking News    June 22, 2015

Feds expand review of Chippewa Cree aid mismanagement

HELENA, (AP) — U.S. government auditors are expanding their review of federal disaster aid mismanagement by the Chippewa Cree Tribe after finding fraud, waste and abuse in a project to demolish the Montana tribe's health clinic that was destroyed...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    June 15, 2015

Another special election set in Rocky Boy

A special election for the chairman position on the Chippewa Cree Business Committee at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation will be held to fill the position that has been vacant since 2012. The polls will open for people with tribal membership at Rocky...

 
 Local    June 12, 2015

Feds award Cotter for Guardians successes

Staff and wire report A successful program to fight fraud and corruption on Montana Indian reservations was lauded this week in the nation’s capitol. Department of Health and Human Services Inspector General Daniel R. Levinson recognized Montana...

 
 Local    June 11, 2015

FWP 'Kids to Fish' program allows youth to check out free gear and tackle

Fish, Wildlife and Parks A popular Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Region 6 program that allows children and their families to check out free fishing rods and tackle is in full swing again this...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    June 8, 2015

Houle lawyer removed from Huston case

Michael Sherwood, who has been representing Shad Huston during the federal cases in which former Chippewa Cree tribal council member John “Chance” Houle has been pegged as an embezzler from the tribe is now not able to represent his client due...

 
 Obituaries    June 8, 2015

Obituary - Harvey "Blair" Friede Jr.

Harvey "Blair" Friede Jr., 34, of Rocky Boy, passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at Benefis Medical Center in Great Falls due to complications from diabetes. Wake services began Sunday, June 7,... Full story

 
 Local    May 29, 2015

Agenda: Hill County Commission

MONDAY 8 a.m. –  Center for Mental Health Board Meeting — Mike 3 p.m. – UDB Union Meeting TUESDAY   9:30 a.m. – Road Supervisor – Otto 10:30 am – Milk River plan review WEDNESDAY 10 a.m. – District 4 and 5 annual meeting...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    May 28, 2015

Feds file new charges on Huston

Shad James Huston, who previously pleaded guilty to charges of embezzlement from the Chippewa Cree Tribe, retracted his guilty plea on the basis that he and his lawyer did not know the true nature of the charges. Now, three new charges in Huston’s...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    May 27, 2015

Rocky Boy sets special election for chair

Ted Whitford was elected to fill the role of interim chairman until the next election at a Chippewa Cree Business Committee meeting Tuesday. “At this point, it’s an interim position,” Ted Whitford said. “It could last about 30 days.” He...

 

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