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Saving a lifeline: Big investment will improve Crow water system

Saving a lifeline: Big investment will improve Crow water system

A concrete structure that helps deliver water to farmers along the Big Horn Canal was in danger of failure because of water-caused erosion stretching over decades.

July 01, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Crow tribe shuts down federal Internet project

The Crow Tribe has shut down construction of a $15 million federal high-speed Internet project, citing concerns about historic preservation.

June 14, 2014 11:00 pmLoading…
Montana History Minute: Crow people's strong bond with the horse

Montana History Minute: Crow people's strong bond with the horse

Little Big Horn College history professor Dr. Tim McCleary describes the history of the Apsalooke's passion for horses.

April 28, 2014 12:30 am Video Loading…
Indian coal tax credit clears key Senate committee

Indian coal tax credit clears key Senate committee

The Indian Coal Production Tax Credit, considered crucial by the Crow Tribe for reservation mining, made the cut for tax breaks to be extended two years by a key Senate committee.

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Guest opinion: Montana should meet world's energy needs

This year’s frigid temperatures have been a stark reminder of the importance of reliable and affordable electricity for families in Montana and across the nation. For many, the electricity that heats homes and keeps the lights on comes from coal produced here in southeast Montana.

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Crow Tribe receives $300,000 grant for bus service

Crow Tribe receives $300,000 grant for bus service

The Crow Tribe will receive a $300,000 federal grant to keep tribal transit buses running for another year.

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Crow tribe awarded $655K for Yellowtail hydro project

Crow tribe awarded $655K for Yellowtail hydro project

FORT SMITH — The Crow Tribe will receive $665,000 for a hydropower dam project, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced Friday.

March 14, 2014 12:34 pm Video Photos

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Lindeen sets meetings to answer American Indians' questions on Obamacare

Lindeen sets meetings to answer American Indians' questions on Obamacare

Monica Lindeen, commissioner of Securities and Insurance, is traveling to Indian Country to answer questions from Native Americans about the new health care law this week.

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Judges send Indian voting case back to Montana

A voting rights lawsuit involving three American Indian tribes will go back to a federal court in Montana after an appellate panel declined to intervene.

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Feds approve 1.4B-ton coal deal with Crow Tribe

Feds approve 1.4B-ton coal deal with Crow Tribe

The U.S. government approved plans by a Montana Indian tribe to lease an estimated 1.4 billion tons of coal to a Wyoming company that’s moving aggressively to increase coal exports to Asia, the company and tribe announced Thursday.

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Crow corruption trial delayed until August

Crow corruption trial delayed until August

A federal judge on Tuesday pushed back the trial for the four remaining defendants in a corruption case on Montana's Crow Indian Reservation.

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A 2nd auction of Leachman horses is set near Poplar

A 2nd auction of Leachman horses is set near Poplar

Two years ago, the Crow Tribe auctioned off more than 800 of James Leachman's horses on a ranch east of Billings. A similar scene will play out Wednesday on the Fort Peck Reservation.

April 02, 2013 9:00 pm Photos

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Crow Tribe buys former James Leachman ranch for $989K

Crow Tribe buys former James Leachman ranch for $989K

Broad smiles and quiet congratulations, many spoken in Crow, celebrated the return Wednesday of a dryland ranch on the outskirts of Billings.

March 26, 2013 11:30 am Photos

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Crow beader Birdie Real Bird honored by Montana Arts Council

Crow beader Birdie Real Bird honored by Montana Arts Council

Birdie Real Bird, of Garryowen, has been endorsed as a member of the Montana Circle of American Masters by the Montana Arts Council.

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Cloud Peak Energy to ship coal out of proposed Washington port

Cloud Peak Energy to ship coal out of proposed Washington port

CASPER — Gillette-based Cloud Peak Energy Inc. signed a deal to ship up to 16 million metric tons of coal a year through the Gateway Pacific Terminal at Cherry Point in Bellingham, Wash., the two companies announced Wednesday.

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Red Star artworks on display at Mercedes-Benz of Billings

Red Star artworks on display at Mercedes-Benz of Billings

Kevin Red Star’s Western and Native American images have been shown all over the world from Beijing to Cody, Wyo.

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Obama promises more help, but tribal leaders say they’ll wait and see

Obama promises more help, but tribal leaders say they’ll wait and see

WASHINGTON — Barack Obama has done something that none of the previous 43 U.S. presidents ever did: He met with tribal leaders every single year of his term.

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Barack 'Black Eagle' Obama loses his adoptive Crow father

Barack 'Black Eagle' Obama loses his adoptive Crow father

WASHINGTON — As a freshman senator campaigning for president in May of 2008, Barack Obama made a stop on the Crow Indian Reservation in Montana, where he became part of a new family.

November 27, 2012 8:31 pmLoading…
American Indians appeal satellite voting ruling

American Indians appeal satellite voting ruling

A group of American Indians are appealing a judge's ruling that denied their request to establish satellite voting offices on three Montana reservations.

November 09, 2012 2:01 pm Related Loading…

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