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 Local    August 27, 2015 

New charges filed against Havre businessman in tribal probe

Staff and wire report A grand jury has handed down a new criminal indictment against a Havre businessman who already faces bribery, embezzlement and theft charges in a corruption investigation into...

 
 Breaking News    August 25, 2015

2 charged in Rocky Boy embezzlement

HELENA (AP) — Two former executives of a Chippewa Cree Tribe online lending company have been charged with embezzlement and conspiracy. Neal Rosette and Billi Anne Morsette pleaded not guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Great Falls. Rosette...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    August 24, 2015

Setback for Rocky Boy's Plain Green in federal court

Plain Green, the online Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation-based high-interest loan company, has suffered a legal setback in U.S. District Court in Northern Illinois, the Chicago area. A U.S. District Court judge has ruled that a company trying to...

 
 Local    August 20, 2015

Correction: Jury clears St. Marks of fraud allegations

A front-page article in Tuesday’s edition of the Havre Daily News titled “Jury clears St. Marks of fraud allegations” misreported the name of the law firm representing the Chippewa Cree Tribe in the reported court proceeding. The tribe was...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    August 18, 2015

Jury clears St. Marks of fraud allegations

A tribal jury found Chippewa Cree Business Committee Chairman Ken St. Marks not liable for the charges the committee has accused him of, a press release from St. Marks' attorneys has announced The...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    August 7, 2015

Rocky Boy couple sentenced to five months each

A former president of Stone Child College and her husband, who was the head grounds manager at the college, were both sentenced to five months in federal prison Thursday. Melody and Frank Henry will also have to pay a restitution of $47,301 jointly...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 7, 2015

Hi-Line Living: Rocky Boy Powwow

For one weekend every August, Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation, the smallest of Montana’s seven reservations, jumps up its population while hosting a lively celebration of Native American culture,...

 
 Obituaries    August 3, 2015

Obituary - Kenneth S. Gardipee

"The Legend" Kenneth S. Gardipee, aka Ken, 56, of Rocky Boy, passed away on Thursday, July 31, 2015, at Benefis Medical Center in Great Falls of natural causes. Wake services began at 5 p.m. on...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    July 31, 2015

Veterans cemetery dedicated at Rocky Boy

Tribal leaders joined representatives from Rocky Boy Veterans Center and American Legion Post 67 to hold an official dedication ceremony and ribbon-cutting Thursday for Warriors Burial at Rocky Boy's...

 
 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,...

 
 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...

 

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