Showing: 1-20 of 12

Gordon Belcourt

Cheryl Belcourt named executive director of Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council

Cheryl Belcourt named executive director of Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council

The widow of Gordon Belcourt, one of the Rocky Mountain West’s most influential Native American leaders, has been named as his successor to head the Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council.

September 03, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…
Gordon Belcourt

Gordon Belcourt

Gordon Belcourt

July 18, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Gazette opinion: Indian Country lost influential leader in Belcourt

Gazette opinion: Indian Country lost influential leader in Belcourt

The state of Montana — and all of Indian Country — has a lost an influential leader.

July 18, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Gordon Belcourt 'leaves big shoes to fill,' says U.S. senator

Gordon Belcourt 'leaves big shoes to fill,' says U.S. senator

The leader who never shied from discussing the challenges plaguing Indian Country — including suicide and alcoholism — has died.

July 16, 2013 4:39 pmLoading…
Learning to talk about it

Learning to talk about it

PRYOR — Tyrell Little Light doesn’t remember a life without the images of suicide haunting his young mind.

April 01, 2013 12:00 am Video Photos

Photos

Related Loading…
State of Despair: High rate of suicide casts shadow over Indian country

State of Despair: High rate of suicide casts shadow over Indian country

Native Americans whose lives have been affected by suicide or have worked to stem suicide on the reservation talk about the problem and what solutions might be necessary.

March 31, 2013 12:45 amLoading…
Concerned tribal leader

Concerned tribal leader

Gordon Belcourt, Executive Director of the Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council, discusses the reasons for the high rate of suicides by Native Americans.

March 28, 2013 11:48 pmLoading…
Gordon Belcourt

Gordon Belcourt

Gordon Belcourt, executive director of the Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council, discusses the reasons for the high rate of suicides among Native Americans on Montana's Indian reservations.

February 05, 2013 4:15 pmLoading…
Ceremony honors homeless who died

Ceremony honors homeless who died

On the first day of winter, with the temperature at 35 degrees and a chill breeze biting noses and fingers, about 100 people gathered on the Yellowstone County Courthouse lawn to honor homeless people who died in Montana this year.

December 21, 2011 2:32 pm Photos

Photos

Loading…
Day of Homeless Remembrance vigil

Day of Homeless Remembrance vigil

A crowd gathers as Gordon Belcourt from the Montana Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council speaks during the annual Day of Homeless Remembrance vigil on the Yellowstone County Courthouse lawn.

December 21, 2011 1:10 pmLoading…
Shrine concert encourages Native Americans to thrive

Shrine concert encourages Native Americans to thrive

The “Thriving, Not Surviving” music benefit concert scheduled for Friday at the Shrine Auditorium is a drug-, alcohol- and tobacco-free event to motivate the Native community to thrive, not just survive.

December 09, 2011 12:05 amLoading…

Follow The Billings Gazette

Activate Full Access RED

Your chance to win $5000 starts in:

Details revealed only in the Thanksgiving Day newspaper.

Popular Stories

Deals & Offers

Featured Businesses