Tribes in Montana and Wyoming oppose delisting of grizzly bear (January 9, 2015)Tribes are worried about trophy hunting of the Yellowstone bear in Montana, Wyoming and Idaho.
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Native Sun News: Tribes take on Air Force over expansion plan (August 26, 2014)During a historic meeting, the Coalition of Large Tribes, the Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council and the Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Association have banded together to support the Northern Cheyenne Tribe in protecting culturally significant sites and reservation lands.
Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council chooses new director (September 4, 2013)The Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council has named Cheryl Belcourt as its new executive director.
Editorial: Indian Country loses big leader in Gordon Belcourt (July 18, 2013)Newspaper mourns the passing of Gordon Belcourt, the longtime executive director of the Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council:
Gordon Belcourt, director of MT-WY tribal council, passes on (July 16, 2013)Gordon Belcourt, the longtime executive director of the Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council, died on Monday after an extended illness.
National | Politics
Tribal organizations meet for budget briefing in Senate building (April 22, 2013)Eight major tribal organizations are hosting a budget briefing this afternoon to call on Congress to honor its promises in Indian Country. The National Congress of American Indians, the Affiliated...
Dyani Bingham: Barack Obama has helped the first Americans (November 1, 2012)"It is our pleasure and honor to endorse President Barack Obama for re-election to the Presidency of the United States of America. President Obama has been a friend to the...
Jack Abramoff offers to be 'of service' to tribal governments (March 7, 2012)Disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff says he wants to make amends in Indian Country for swindling tribes out of tens of millions of dollars. Abramoff, who was released from prison in...
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