Monday Nov 18
Department of Corrections Hires Blackfeet Tribal Member as Liaison
The state's Department of Corrections has hired a member of the Blackfeet Nation to serve as a new American Indian liaison and provide guidance and training related to tribal issues.
Augare to Plead Guilty in Federal Court if Charges Stand
An embattled Blackfeet tribal councilor and state senator will plead guilty to charges of drunken driving if a judge does not drop the case in federal court.
Great Falls Tribune
Blackfeet leader Augare files to dismiss federal charges
Federal prosecutors no longer have jurisdiction to try a state senator and Blackfeet tribal leader on drunken driving, reckless driving and obstruction charges after he pleaded guilty to the same crimes in tribal court, his attorney said in a new court filing.
Augare Apologizes For DUI, Urges Feds to Drop Case
The embattled Blackfeet tribal councilor and state senator who pleaded guilty to charges of drunk driving in a tribal court on Oct. 23 will ask a judge to drop similar charges in federal court.
Augare Pleads Guilty in Tribal Court to DUI, Threatening Officer
An embattled state senator and suspended Blackfeet tribal councilor pleaded guilty to driving under the influence and threatening a public official in tribal court Wednesday, according to court records.