The chairman of the coal-dependent Crow Nation wants a break from the Obama administration’s climate proposal and said Friday that the pending rule violates the government’s trust responsibility to the Montana tribe.
John Swart rolled into Billings on a bus from Butte on Monday and took up temporary residence at the Montana Rescue Mission. It was a pit stop on his way to find work in the Bakken oil fields.
Federal officials are continuing their investigation into human remains found earlier this month on the Crow Reservation.
Beneath the shade of a large tent, 29 Crow teenagers repeat Lanny Real Bird's words, trying their best to match his pronunciation and corresponding hand signs.
Officials from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Bureau of Indian Affairs are investigating skeletal remains found on the Crow Indian Reservation.
The three remaining defendants in a corruption case on Montana's Crow Indian Reservation are being sentenced today in federal court after pleading guilty to conspiracy, theft and other charges.
HELENA — Twenty-one American Indian reservations will be the focus of the next phase of a $1.9 billion program to buy fractionated land parcels owned by multiple individuals and turn them over to tribal governments, Interior Department officials said Thursday.
Defendants in a corruption case on a the Crow reservation won't have to repay most of the money they received through a fraudulent billing scheme, federal prosecutors said Friday.
HELENA — Gov. Steve Bullock is asking President Barack Obama to issue a federal disaster declaration for Montana due to widespread flooding and ice jams last month.
Montana’s Crow Tribe is pursuing a scaled-down proposal to build a plant converting coal and natural gas to liquid fuels after an earlier project stalled because of its high price tag, tribal leaders said Thursday.
In 1909, photographer Richard Throssel traveled the Crow Reservation in Montana taking lantern slide photographs of camp and house life. The goal, according to the Office of Indian Affairs which initiated the project, was to create a traveling lecture series warning of the ways disease was s…
Authorities have filed a petition seeking to have a Montana man committed to a government psychiatric hospital after he was found incompetent to stand trial in a triple murder that roiled the Crow Indian Reservation.
American Indian leaders say disruptions to some services for the elderly and other needy reservation residents could linger despite the end of the government shutdown.
Law enforcement from the Crow and Northern Cheyenne reservations have joined nationwide efforts to increase patrols and reduce drunken-driving deaths before and during the Labor Day holiday.
The first time Janelle Standsoverbull heard the words, “Lost Sparrow,” her grandmother explained that it referred to Native American children like her who lost their culture when they are taken off the reservation.
Leaders of the Crow Indian Tribe have reached a lease agreement with a Washington state company that is seeking oil on the tribe's Montana reservation.
EDITOR'S NOTE: The University of Montana School of Journalism's annual Native News Project publication will run as an insert with Saturday's newspaper.
CROW AGENCY — Representatives of the Crow Tribe and Cloud Peak Energy Inc. signed an agreement Thursday for the potential development of 1.4 billion tons of coal.
A 3-year-old girl has been identified as the person found dead on Highway 313 south of Hardin early Monday.
Barack Obama, escorted by his adoptive Crow parents, Hartford and Mary Black Eagle, enters the Apsaalooke Veterans Park in Crow Agency during a visit in May 2008. Hartford Black Eagle died last week at age 78 from a respiratory illness. Black Eagle and his wife adopted Obama weeks before the…