Confederated Salish And Kootenai Tribes Of The Flathead Nation
As the Legislature prepares to take up a revised water compact, I’m encouraged by all of the new developments that will give Montanans stable and reliable access to water, and erase the uncertainty that hangs over property owners across the state. And do all of this in a way that’s firmly gr…
NorthWestern Energy has a great dam plan. Adding Montana hydroelectric dams to the utility’s assets will provide price stability for customers. More of the power supply for Montanans will be regulated by the Montana Public Service Commission. Less of Montana customers’ electricity will need …
Leaders of two Montana Indian reservations finalized agreements with the federal government Thursday under a program to buy and consolidate Native American property now split between numerous owners, so tribes can put it to more productive use.
HELENA — The Public Service Commission says NorthWestern Energy has filed a formal application for its proposed purchase of 11 hydroelectric dams from PPL Montana for $900 million.
HAMILTON — Cultures clashed at a Ravalli County Commission meeting this week focused on the future of a 58-acre parcel of land in the southern reaches of the Bitterroot Valley.
PABLO – Services available to its members through the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes won’t be impacted by the federal government shutdown – not this week, anyway, according to CSKT spokesman Rob McDonald.
PABLO — With two governments at odds with the state over how to proceed, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes will make their case on fisheries management of Flathead Lake — and their efforts to increase native fish numbers there — to the public this week.
MISSOULA — A major proposal to control lake trout in Flathead Lake appeared in the Federal Register on Friday, touching off what’s likely to be a vigorous debate over how to manage the fish.
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HELENA — Republicans on two House committees Wednesday voted to kill separate bills that would have ratified or studied a proposed water rights compact with the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes in western Montana.
HELENA — A huge crowd of irrigators, ranchers and landowners from across Western Montana turned out Friday to support a bill that would extend a state water commission so it could renegotiate a water rights compact with the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.
POLSON — Members of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes have received $10,000 checks — their share of a $1 billion settlement over mismanagement of assets and natural resources held in trust by the federal government for the tribes.
IRVINE FLATS – Fifteen people were evacuated from their homes Tuesday afternoon in this ranching area west of Polson in the wake of an erratic, wind-driven wildfire that was reported Monday evening.
HELENA — Some Indian tribes have started receiving their shares of a $1 billion settlement with the U.S. government over mismanagement of their money and trust lands, while others are waiting and remain undecided on what to do with their windfall.
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PABLO — The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes have an agreement to protect a six-mile stretch of the Little Bitterroot River, upstream from its confluence with the Flathead River.