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Filed Under: Education | Law | Politics | Trust
Senate Indian Affairs Committee sets business meeting on bills (07/28)
Bills affect Native languages, land-into-trust for tribes in Montana, Nevada and Mexico and a governance issue for the Miami Nation of Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Business | Law | National
Fort Belknap Tribes depend on revenue from Internet lending (07/24)
The operation contributes up to 20 percent of the tribe's income.

Filed Under: Education
MSU News: Online Native studies courses open to registration (07/23)
Three courses, all taught by Native professors, are being offered this fall.

Filed Under: Education | National
WBUR: Tribes rebury one of their ancient relatives in Montana (07/23)
WBUR interviews Shane Doyle about the reburial of a 12,600-year-old boy whose DNA showed a link to present-day Native people.

Filed Under: Environment | National | Trust
County drops opposition to CSKT land-into-trust application (07/22)
Dispute over sacred site stirred emotions and racist sentiments.

Filed Under: Education | Opinion
Richard Littlebear: Montana takes the lead in Indian education (07/18)
Despite uneasy relationship with Native people, Montana has initiated some true innovations in the area of education.

Filed Under: Law
Authorities review death of one-year-old on Blackfeet Nation (07/17)
The child was killed on July 11 when he was run over by a truck.

Filed Under: Opinion
Clara Caufield: Broke tribe spends chunk of change on powwow (07/15)
I, too, love Pow Wow and am careful not to denigrate this wonderful tradition.

Filed Under: Law
Tribal corruption cases put Montana on top of prosecution list (07/14)
This year's high profile cases come from the Blackfeet Nation and the Chippewa Cree Tribe.

Filed Under: Law
FBI and BIA investigate remains found on Crow Reservation (07/14)
Federal authorities are investigating remains that were found on the Crow Reservation in Montana.

Filed Under: Opinion
ICT interview with Rep. Daines on election and Indian issues (07/14)
Rep. Steve Daines (R-Montana) discusses his Senate campaign and Indian issues.

Filed Under: Politics
Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes vote on recall matter (07/11)
The proposed constitutional amendment allows tribal members to petition for the recall of council members.

Filed Under: Politics
Blackfeet Nation elects new leadership but old wounds remain (07/11)
Rival factions accept results of election but the inauguration was far from peaceful.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: DOI seeks tribal help in boosting bison herds (07/10)
The U.S. Interior Department is looking to tribes and tribal organizations to help beef up its efforts to promote bison restoration

Filed Under: Environment | Law | Politics | Trust
Audio from Senate Indian Affairs Committee's hearing on five bills (07/09)
The bills address land-into-trust, mineral rights and water rights issues for tribes in Arizona, Montana, Nevada and New Mexico.

Filed Under: Cobell
DOI enters Cobell land buy-back agreements with Montana tribes (07/09)
The Crow Tribe, the Fort Belknap Indian Community and the Fort Peck Tribes are the latest to sign agreements.

Filed Under: National
Native Sun News: Lakota and Northern Cheyenne elders gather (07/08)
On a beautiful late spring evening Northern Cheyenne and Oglala Sioux gathered in a peaceful meadow to observe the 21st anniversary of the Ride to Greasy Grass.

Filed Under: Politics | Trust
Witness list for Senate Indian Affairs Committee hearing on bills (07/07)
Five bills affecting land-into-trust, mineral rights and water rights are on the agenda.

Filed Under: National
Crow Tribe signs agreement with American Red Cross of Montana (07/03)
The memorandum of understanding is first of its kind in the state.

Filed Under: Cobell | National | Politics
Rep. Daines introduces bill for tribal control of Cobell buy-back (07/03)
The Indian Tribal Self-Determination in Land Consolidation Act authorizes self-determination contracts and compacts for the Cobell buy-back program.

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