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 By Alex Ross    Local    February 9, 2016 

Rocky Boy, Hill County look at satellite voting office

Hill County officials Monday met with the Chippewa Cree Business Committee at the tribal council building at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation to discuss the possibility of opening a satellite voting office. The meeting was in response to a Jan. 28...

 
 Local    February 5, 2016

Agenda - Hill County Commission

MONDAY 9 a.m. — Larry and Connie Lund 11:30 a.m. — Hinebaugh Bridge — on site 1:30 p.m. — Building Manager — Anez 3 p.m. — Chippewa Cree Tribe meeting TUESDAY 9:30 a.m. — Road Supervisor Otto 10:30 a.m. — LEPC meeting Noon — COA...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    January 29, 2016

Rocky Boy seeks satellite voting office

The Chippewa Cree Tribe has sent letters to the clerk and recorder’s offices in both Hill and Chouteau counties, requesting the establishment of temporary satellite voting offices on Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation, ahead of this year’s primary...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    January 25, 2016

Rocky Boy pharmacist sentenced on tax charges

A federal judge kept the sentence suggested in a plea agreement for Darin Lee Miller of Havre in a case involving corruption and embezzlement at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation. Federal District Judge Brian Morris sentenced Miller to nine months in...

 
 Obituaries    January 15, 2016

Obituary - Videl Stump Sr.

Videl Stump Sr., 76, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, at his residence. Wake services began at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, and will continue until his traditional funeral service, which...

 
 Obituaries    January 14, 2016

Obituaries Videl Stump Sr.

Videl Stump Sr., 76, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, at his residence. Wake services began at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, and will continue until his traditional funeral service, which...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    January 4, 2016

Rocky Boy gets new top cop

A new police chief has been hired on Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation as part of an effort to “restructure and reorganize” the reservation's police department following the resignation of former chief Steve Henry. Allen Primeau, who has a...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    December 31, 2015

Hi-Line Living: 2015: A year in Review

Whitacre and Farmer are on their way to preserving another historic landmark. They purchased the century-old Masonic Temple, right across the street. It was getting worse for the wear, and the Masons were unable to pay for the needed repairs. The...

 
 Local    December 31, 2015

Agenda: Hill County Commission

MONDAY 1:30 p.m. — Building Manager – Anez 5:30 p.m. — Park Board meeting TUESDAY 10:30 a.m. — Road supervisor 10:30 a.m. — Park and Weed supervisor WEDNESDAY 11 a.m. — Bear Paw Development — Grant review THURSDAY 9 a.m. — Chippewa...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    December 31, 2015

Rocky Boy to hold winter powwow

The Chippewa Cree Tribe of Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation will inaugurate the new year with a two-day winter powwow. The Rocky Boy Winter Celebration will take place in Little Bear Gymnasium at Stone...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    December 23, 2015

Rocky Boy gathers for Christmas celebration

Families throughout Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation braved the snow for a community Christmas celebration in the old Stone Child College gym on Agency Square Wednesday night. The usually gaunt...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    December 22, 2015

Rocky Boy seniors, second in our series of Christmas Heroes

They didn't come riding in a one-horse open sleigh, but Rocky Boy High School seniors masquerading as Santa Claus and elves came Thursday bearing gifts for students at Box Elder School. Donning green...

 
 Obituaries    December 21, 2015

Obituary - Larry Joseph "L.J." Morsette III

Larry Joseph "L.J." Morsette III, has taken his journey to be with his Heavenly Father, Dec. 19, 2015. Wake services began on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Rocky Boy and...

 
 Obituaries    December 18, 2015

Obituary Larry Morsette

Larry Joseph Morsette III, "LJ", has taken his journey to be with his Heavenly Father, Dec. 19, 2015. Wake services will begin on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Rocky Boy and...

 
 Obituaries    December 14, 2015

Obituary - John Winter Hawk Sinclair

John Winter Hawk Sinclair, Standing Strong Bear Zoongi-Ga-Bo-Wi Muckwa. passed away on Dec. 11, 2015. John was born in Havre to Gilbert Sinclair and Debra Johnson. He was raised in Rocky Boy and...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    December 10, 2015

Rocky Boy plans Christmas Family Night

Staff at the Family Resource Center will be doing their part to bring holiday cheer to Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation, hosting a Christmas family night. All Chippewa Cree tribal members and others are invited. The celebration will take place...

 
 Local    December 4, 2015

Chippewa Cree official sentenced in corruption investigation

Staff and wire report A former Chippewa Cree tribal official was sentenced Thursday to more than three years in prison after he pleaded guilty to taking bribes from contractors that included cash, jewelry, furniture, a saddle and an all-expense-paid...

 
 Local    December 4, 2015

Plain Green to hold T-shirt design contest

Press release Plain Green is hosting an apparel design contest for Chippewa Cree students of all ages and is accepting submissions until Dec. 15.  Designs can be submitted as pictures of sketches or as digital designs and must be submitted along...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    December 3, 2015

Two plead in Rocky Boy lending company case

Two more Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation officials have pleaded guilty in an ever-widening investigation of fraud, corruption and embezzlement on the reservation under plea agreements that include the duo paying more than $2 million in restitution....

 
 Local    December 3, 2015

Rosette gets 38 months in prison for Rocky Boy bribery

Timothy Warren Rosette, 52, of Box Elder, a former director of the Chippewa Cree Tribe road branch, was sentenced to 38 months in federal prison Thursday for taking bribes. He had earlier pleaded guilty to two counts of bribery and one count of...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    November 19, 2015

Dealing with meth in Indian Country

Intertribal Native American leaders met Wednesday to discuss ways of curbing methamphetamine use on Indian reservations and agreed that the cure consisted of a large dose of going back to the basics....

 
 Local    November 18, 2015

Ex-Rocky Boy tribal lending leaders make plea deal

HELENA (AP) — Two former leaders of an online lending company have made plea deals with federal prosecutors investigating corruption at Plain Green, the high-interest lender that has made millions of dollars for the Chippewa Cree Tribe. Neal...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    November 12, 2015

Chippewa Cree runners holding wellness run

A group of Chippewa Cree will hold a run Saturday, Nov. 14, to promote holistic wellness along with drug- and alcohol-free lifestyles. The planned route will start at Rocky Boy’s Veterans Park at 8 a.m. and proceed 26 miles through Beaver Creek...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    November 10, 2015

Huston sentencings scheduled, rescheduled

A Havre businessman and former school board chair has pleaded guilty to more charges of fraud and embezzlement involving Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation, and his sentencing has been set for early next...

 
 Local    November 6, 2015

Agenda: Hill County Commission

MONDAY 10 a.m. — BPDC Budget Committee meeting 11 a.m. — Pre-construction — Hinebauch Bridge 1:30 p.m. — Buildings manager                 TUESDAY 8 a.m. — MACo Health Care trust workshop 9 a.m. — Road supervisor 10:30...

 

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