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State Superintendent To Announce Grant Awards in Kalispell
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Denise Juneau will be in Kalispell on Wednesday to award 35 grants totaling $203,000 to Montana schools in an effort to increase the number of students who graduate in the state.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Kerr Dam Closer to Tribal Ownership, New Name
The Flathead Reservation tribes are closer to becoming the first in the U.S. to own a major hydroelectric facility.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Great Falls Tribune
Woman gets state commitment for stabbing mother
A 34-year-old Polson woman has been sentenced to the Montana State Hospital for stabbing her mother during an argument last year.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
SKC student receives P.E.O. Grant
Melinda Ann Kline, Plains, received a $1800 P.E.O. Continuing Education Grant to finish Highway Construction Training classes at Salish Kootenai College in Pablo.
Great Falls Tribune
Polson police investigating hammer assault
Police in Polson are investigating after a man was struck in the head with a hammer, suffering what Police Chief Wade Nash described as life-threatening injuries.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Flathead tribes to pay $18.3M for Kerr Dam
An arbitration panel has determined the Salish and Kootenai Tribes would have to pay nearly $18.3 million to acquire a northwestern Montana hydroelectric dam from PPL Montana.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Lake County Parks and Trails Planning Project
The Lake County Parks Board is developing a county-wide parks and trails plan and is seeking public comment on the draft.
First Elmo district meeting done, more to come
Despite snowy and slick road condition, rearly 40 people showed up on a Sunday for the first Elmo District meeting this year.
Tribal Council approves publication of Pharmacogenetics research papers
In 2007 the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes Tribal Health and Human Services Department, the University of Montana and the Montana Cancer Institute Foundation entered into a mutually beneficial agreement that focuses on cancer research on American Indians, in particular members of the CSKT.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Tribal Health hires veterans advocate to assist vets signing up for VA health care benefits
Nick White, 36, was recently hired at Tribal Health and Human Services as the Veterans Health Care Representative.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Arbitration Panel to Decide Kerr Dam Price Tag
An arbitration panel is preparing to announce the final price tag for Kerr Dam, the 194-megawatt hydroelectric plant at the natural outlet of Flathead Lake near Polson.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
SPCC Ec takes exception to a letter-to-editor published in a Sanders County newspaper
Polson District Tribal Council Representative Vernon Finley shares his views on the nefarious anti-Indian or anti-CSKT sentiment that bleeds from the pens of a cadre of area letters-to-the-editor writers related to the CSKT's federal reserved water rights compact.