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Storage

S & K Self-Storage
53205 Hwy 93
Ronan, MT 59864
406/253-1011 or 406/883-4317
Various Sizes Available
Security gate
24-hour keypad access
Located right next to the People’s Center on Hwy. 93
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Real Estate

HOME FOR SALE (TRIBAL HOMESITE LEASE)
Improvements include a frame construction single family home with 3-bedrooms and one bath, 1,034 sq. ft., located at Lot 7 of Dog Lake, 119 Dupuis Mill Road, Plains, Montana. ASKING PRICE: $45,000.00. Contact Tribal Credit for more information at 406-275-2727, extension 1092 or extension 1094.
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TRUST PROPERTY FOR SALE, TRIBAL MEMBERS ONLY
Allotment 2497-AD and Allotment 2497-U containing 2.5 acres with improvements of a well, 2-power hookups. Property located at 35701 Whispering Ronan, Montana. Amount: $50,000.00. For more information please call Tribal Credit (406) 275-2727, extension 1092.
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HOME FOR SALE (TRIBAL HOMESITE LEASE).
Personal property includes a frame construction single family home with 1-bedroom and one bath of a 480 sq. ft. on a tribal homesite located at 306 2nd Avenue East, Pablo, Montana. ASKING PRICE: $50,000.00. Contact Tribal Credit for more information at 406-275-2727, extension 1092 or extension 1094.
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Real Estate. NW Montana. Tungstenholdings.com. (406)293-3714.
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For Sale

Authentic Timber Framed Barns. Residential-Commercial-Storefronts. Design-Build since 1990. Authentic Handcrafted, Pegged Frames Installed, Starting at $18/SF. Traditional Turnkey Barns From $40/SF. Built to Last for Generations. 406-581-3014 or email brett@bitterrootgroup.com www.bitterroottimberframes.com
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BIG TIMBER WATERSLIDE — Buy entire business or parts (slides, pumps, heaters, etc...) For info call (406) 930-1586 or (406) 932-6571.
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SAWMILLS from only $4397.00 – MAKE & SAVE MONEY with your own bandmill- Cut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship! FREE Info/DVD: www.NorwoodSawmills.com
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Education/Instruction

TRUCK DRIVER TRAINING. Complete programs, refresher courses, rent equipment for CDL, Job Placement Assistance. Financial assistance for qualified students. SAGE Technical Services, Billings/Missoula.
1-800-545-4546.
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Mortgages/Contracts

EQUITY LOANS ON NON-OWNER OCCUPIED MONTANA REAL ESTATE. We also buy Notes & Mortgages. Call Creative Finance & Investments @ 406-721-1444 or visit www.creative-finance.com
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Events

Salute to Service Men & Women Starring Wylie and the Wild West! Big Timber. Feb., 27 2016. Tickets: $15.00. $20.00. $35.00 (family) Call 932-4227. sagebrsh@ttc-cmc.net
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Employment

S&K Technologies (SKT), Inc. and subsidiaries S&K Aerospace, S&K Global Solutions, and S&K Logistics Services are always seeking to hire qualified individuals for positions advertised on our websites. Visit www.sktcorp.com, select applicable company and go to “Careers and View Career Opportunities” for all job listings. SKT, Inc. and subsidiaries are all AA/EEO/American Indian Hiring Preference employers.
12/29

CSKT Early Childhood Services
Positions Available Open Until Filled

CSKT Early Childhood Services is seeking the following positions

HEAD START (3-5 year olds):
* Head Start Teacher/Supervisor
* Head Start Teacher
* Head Start Teacher Aide
* Special Services Aide
* Bus Driver (Part-Time, Must have a CDL)
* Family Advocate

EARLY HEAD START (0-3 year olds):
* Infant Toddler Teacher/Supervisor
* Infant/Toddler Lead Teacher
* Infant/Toddler Teacher
* Special Service Aide
* Family Advocate

Interested applicants can get a copy of the full position description at the Tribal Personnel Office or at the Early Childhood Services Admin Office in Ronan.
Interested applicants will need to complete an application for employment with the Tribal Personnel Office and attach all required documents with the application.
Please contact CSKT Early Childhood Services at 406-676-4509 ext. 6106 or CSKT Personnel at 406-675-2700 ext. 1040 for more information.
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CLAIMS EXAMINATION SPECIALIST – LEGAL DEPARTMENT
(Contract position that expires 09/30/16)


Must have a high school diploma or GED. At least 5 years of experience in a legal related field. Must have at least 5 years of writing experience, preferably legal writing experience. Must have at least 5 years of research experience. The ability to work independently. Ability to read, write and plot legal descriptions. Ability to find quarter corners and property boundaries and make GPS record. Ability to draft Water Court objections, and other legal motions. Ability to build legal files for the Water Court objections process. Ability to communicate mapping requirements to GIS analyst. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates and a copy of a valid driver’s license to the Tribal Personnel Department, 406.675.2700 ext. 1029 or visit the cskt.org website for the application. Salary range $20.00 to $31.00 per hour, negotiable based on experience. Closing date will be Thursday, February 18, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m. This is not a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL EMEBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
2/11

STAFF COOK – KHJC

The successful applicant must possess a High School Diploma or GED. Must have three (3) years of experience in institutional cooking OR five (5) years cooking experience OR be a graduate of a two (2) year vocational/technical program with one (1) year cooking experience. Must be experienced in preparation of breakfast, lunch, and supper meals, in addition, incumbent must be knowledgeable in preparing special meals, baking, salads, soups, sauces, and desserts. Employee is required to pass a background investigation per PL 101-630. Must be able to work weekends and unusual hours. Must hold or be able to obtain a food handler’s card. Must be able to pass physical stating that applicant is free of any communicable disease. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates than CSKT to the Tribal Personnel Department, 406.675.2700 ext. 1029 or visit the cskt.org website for the application. Salary range $11.23 to $13.03 per hour, plus benefits – May be employed under a contract. Position is open until filled. This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
2/11

RANGE CONSERVATION TECHNICIAN
TRIBAL LANDS DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant is required to have a school diploma or equivalent, with training or education in realty or some other land-related field. Preferred but not limited to one year of experience in a land related field, This experience should have land legal descriptions, computer operation, land records research, map I aerial photo interpretation, and may also include; surveying, land inventory, forestry, range conservation, real estate sales, farming, ranching, or related fields. Possession of, or eligibility for, a valid Montana Motor Vehicle Operator's license; be able to obtain ATV/UTV endorsement and pesticide applicators license. The incumbent must maintain physical capacity to walk range units and leases efficiently with no danger of physical harm; a work capacity test may be required to assist in fire suppression. All applicants must submit a Tribal application and copy of academic transcript and/or training certificate, copy of current valid driver’s license, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference a copy of DD214 must be submitted. This position is not a (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by CSKT must pass pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range is $13.52 to $15.70 per hour. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. Closing date will be Thursday, February 25th, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
2/18

TRIBAL PRESEVATION DEPARTMENT HEAD
Tribal Preservation Department. Bachelor's degree required or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have ten (10) years in a management related capacity with the least five (5) years of increasing responsibility in a field appropriate to the position. CSKT management is preferred. $ 38.59 to $ 44.99 per hour. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribe, must pass pre-hire drug testing. To apply, contact Personnel at 406-675-2700, ext. 1029 or visit our website at www.cskt.org. Closes 2/25/16.
2/18

CENTER DIRECTOR
Kicking Horse Job Corp Center, Ronan. MT. Must have a minimum of five (5) years of experience in program management and direction with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Education, or Human Services and experience working with youth. Employee is required to pass a background investigation per PL 101-630.
$ 38.59 to $ 44.99 per hour. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribe, must pass pre-hire drug testing. To apply, contact Personnel at 406-675-2700, ext. 1029 or visit our website at www.cskt.org. Closes 2/25/16.
2/18

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ADMINISTRATOR/
MISSION VALLEY POWER

The successful applicant must possess demonstrated experience in the management and technical support of a LAN system, current Windows workstations, Windows NT servers. Knowledge of Microsoft Office products, including Excel, Word, Access and Powerpoint. AutoCad, security implementation and disaster planning are essential. This is an IBEW Union position in which pay is based on education, experience and working hours. The initial requirements are a demonstrated education in the area of IT, with the ability to obtain an associate’s degree, and five years of experience or an associate’s degree with at least three years of experience. The experience in both cases must include server and system administration in a business network environment. Also prefer experience in developing internal Web sites, router configuration, and firewall design. Able to work 40 hours a week, with additional time and evenings and/or weekends when necessary. Must have technical problem solving and trouble shooting skills; be able to implement new functionality with a minimum of disruption. Must possess a current valid driver’s license. Must be able to lift and move boxes and computer equipment (up to 50 lbs.). Must be able to sit up to 10 hours per day using a computer, telephone, etc. This position is covered under the basic agreement between the Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribes and the IBEW 768; employee must join the union within 30 days of hire. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, copy of academic transcripts/certificates and a copy of current valid driver’s license. The successful applicant, if not already employed by Mission Valley Power, must pass pre-hire drug testing. Salary is $24.44 per hour plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at 406-675-2700 Ext. #1029. Closing date is Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
2/18

FORESTRY AIDE (FUELS/MONITORING) – FIRE
(3 CONTRACT POSITIONS AVAILABLE)
(approximately 5 months)

The successful applicant must possess a high school diploma (or equivalent). Must be 18 years of age. This will be an approximate 5 month contract position and salary is $10.33 per hour. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates and Tribal enrollment verification if enrolled in a federally recognized other than CSKT to the Tribal Personnel Department, 406.675.2700 ext. 1029 or visit the cskt.org website for the application. Closing date will be Thursday, February 25, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m. This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
2/18

COMMUNITY GROUNDSKEEPER
SALISH KOOTENAI HOUSING AUTHORITY

The successful applicant must possess a High School Diploma or GED and have work experience with operation of all equipment used in the course of the duties, working knowledge of power lawn mower operations and maintenance practices and possess a current valid driver’s license with no alcohol related convictions for the last three (3) years and must be able to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) if requested. All applicants must submit a Tribal application and copy of academic transcript and copy of current valid driver’s license, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of DD214 must be submitted. This position is not a (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by CSKT must pass pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range is $11.235 to $13.03 per hour, plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. 1029. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. The closing date will be Thursday, February 25th, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
2/18

CLIENT DIRECT SERVICES ASSISTANT - DHRD
The successful applicant must possess a High school diploma or GED. Some documented successful college coursework. Successful documented experience with Project Management or Program Development. Example of Leadership Experience (Where individual took the lead or was responsible for a product or outcome over a period of at least one year.) Knowledge of Local communities and resources. Computer proficiency and experience - four years minimum. Minimum of five years working with Public and disadvantaged individuals. Minimum of four years of experience (successful) in implementing federal regulations and program policy. Salary range $14.85 to $17.28 per hour, plus benefits. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates to the Tribal Personnel Department, 406-675-2700 ext. 1029 or visit the cskt.org website for the application. Closing date 2/25/16. This is not a Testing designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug Test.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
2/18

RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR –2 OR MORE POSITIONS

The successful applicant must possess a High School Diploma or GED/HISET and 1 year of experience working with youth. Must have or be able to obtain a Montana Class B License with passenger and air brakes endorsement within 3 months of employment. Must pass standard medical physical examination. Must be able to acquire First Aid/CPR Card. Will be required to pass a background investigation per PL 101-630. Salary range $13.52 to $15.70 per hour, plus benefits. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates and copy of a valid driver’s license to the Tribal Personnel Department, 406.675.2700 ext. 1029 or visit the cskt.org website for the application. Position is open until filled. This is a tested designated position within the definition of the Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed with the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
2/25

Chief Operation Officer
S&K Gaming, LLC
Amended qualifications

S&K Gaming is seeking a Chief Operation Officer – The applicant must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Organizational Development or a related field OR an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered in lieu of degree. Eight (8) years of demonstrated, broad based operational success in a Senior/Executive leadership position which includes the Gaming, Hotel, Food & Beverage industries. Applicants that can demonstrate experience with management over site of 100+ employees and direct supervision of 5+ mid-level managers in either class II or III tier A/B Indian gaming operations, 60+ room hotel operations, F&B, Marketing and Fiscal management is preferable. Salary: 70K to $80K Applicants will be eligible for benefits after ninety days.
To apply, please contact: Human Resource Manager @ 406.883.3636, ext. 472 or email: jtanner@csktgaming.com. Please submit an application, transcripts, resume and three letters of reference to the Human Resource Office or visit the kwataqnuk.com website for an application.
Closing date: 2/26/16. All applicants are required to complete a pre-hire drug test and will be subject to random drug testing. S&K Gaming, LLC is a Native American Hiring Preference Employer.
2/25

PROFESSIONAL CAREER COUNSELOR – KHJC

The successful applicant must possess a Bachelor’s degree in the area of counseling and/or Human Services including 15 semester hours of instruction. Work related experience in youth counseling programs are needed OR a Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study with one (1) year of experience in a similar position. Must possess a Montana State Operator’s License. This is a Tested Designated Position (TDP) in compliance with the Drug and Alcohol Policy. Employee is required to pass a background investigation per PL 101-630. May be employed under a contract. Salary range $16.33 to $18.98 per hour, plus benefits. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates and a copy of a valid driver’s license to the Tribal Personnel Department, 406.675.2700 ext. 1029 or visit the cskt.org website for the application. Position is open until filled. This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug Test.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
2/25

Job Description: 2016 Spring Mack Days
Fish Fillet Staff

CS&KT Fisheries Program is hiring employees for the primary task of filleting fish during 2016 Spring Mack Days. Employees will be working variable shifts, up to 40 hours per week (Tuesday-Sunday) beginning March 18th and ending May 15th at the Blue Bay Fisheries building. Shifts will be arranged in advance with the supervisor. Salary begins @ $12.00/hr., returning applicants who may be hired will receive $13.00/hr. One applicant may be selected to supervise the fish fillet process and will receive $14/hr. or $15/hr. for a returning applicant. Applicants are required to have a valid driver’s license, must be able to lift 50 lbs., and must have a dependable means of transportation to and from Blue Bay. Experience in identification of fish species, filleting fish/and or food preparation, is helpful but not a requirement. Duties may include but are not limited to: assisting in collection and counting of fish at Blue Bay and other collection sites, recording numbers and lengths of fish, filleting, bagging, and storage of fish, and assisting with the last day fish fry and the awards. Other duties may include: repair of research nets, cleaning of boats & boat house, delivery of processed fish, assisting with netting of fish on Flathead Lake, and other related duties as assigned. TO APPLY: Mack Days Fish Fillet Applications are available at the CSKT Personnel Department. Applications must be received on or before 5:30 P.M. March 7th. Attention: Personnel Dept. P.O. Box 278 Pablo MT 59855, (406) 675-2700, ext. 1040. Questions, contact: CSKT Fisheries @ 883-2888 ext. 7294. CSKT is an Indian Preference employer.
3/3

KAMP IMPLEMENT farm equipment, truck dealership has immediate opening for EXPERIENCED PARTS COUNTER PERSON. Pay DOE. Benefits. Parts & computer experience required. Belgrade 406-388-4295
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SCOBEY is accepting applications for Chief of Police. Starting salary DOE. Please contact City of Scobey at 406-487-5581 for full description, benefits and application.
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District 4 HRDC Executive Director – ED has responsibility for planning and management of the organization. 80 employees/7 programs $20-$26 per hour. www.hrdc4.org
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Legal Notices

IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION

IN THE MATTER OF, ) CASE NO. 15-301-G
)
)
N.Mc. and T.Mc., ) SUMMONS OF PUBLICATION
)
Children in Need of Care. )

THE TRIBAL COURT SENDS GREETINGS TO:

YANCY MCCREA – Biological Father of the above-referenced children:

YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear at the Tribal Court, Pablo, MT. (Phone number 675-2700 ext. 1110) at a Hearing on a Petition for Guardianship, scheduled to take place on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 9:00 A.M.
Petitioner’s, Anna Azure, 73625 Hwy 93 #4, St. Ignatius, MT 59865, is Petitioning for Guardianship of the above-named children, named in the Petition, born March 6, 2012 and October 18, 2013.
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that failure to appear at the hearing will constitute a denial of interest in the child, which denial may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in a judgment by default being entered for the relief requested in the Petition.
WITNESS my hand and the seal of said Court this 6th day of January, 2016.
Cara Croft, Clerk of Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855
2/11

IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION

TRIBAL CREDIT PROGRAM )
OF THE CONFEDERATED ) CAUSE NO. #15-067-CV
SALISH AND KOOTENAI )
TRIBES OF THE )
FLATHEAD RESERVATION, )
)
)
VS. ) SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
)
CASEY G. ASKAN AND )
GLENNA ASKAN, )
DEFENDANT, )

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SENDS GREETINGS TO THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT:

You are hereby summoned to answer or otherwise respond to the above captioned Complaint filed in Tribal Court. You have 15 days (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and Tribal holidays) from the last date of publication of this Summons in which to file your written answer with the Tribal Court. If you fail to answer or defend within the time provided under law, a default judgment may be entered against you.

Plaintiff/Plaintiff Attorney: Daniel Decker
Tribal Attorney
Address: CSKT Legal Department
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855

This Summons By Publication is issued pursuant to Title 1, Chapter 2, Part 7, Rule 9(3), of the CS&KT Laws Codified.
DATED this 5th day of November 2015.

Cara Croft, Clerk of Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855
2/11

IN THE CHILDREN’S COURTOF THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION

IN RE THE GUARDIANSHIP OF, )
)
K.L.J, ) CASE NO. 15-568-G
Minor Child, )
)
SHARA HOSKINSON, )
Petitioner, )
) SUMMONS OF PUBLICATION
Vs. )
)
LOUIE BOB MITCHELL, and )
ELIZABETH MARIE COURCHENE, )
Respondents. )
)

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETING TO:

LOUIE BOB MITCHELL – biological father of the above-referenced child:

YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear at the Tribal Court, Pablo, MT. (Phone number 675-2700 ext. 1110) at a Hearing on a Petition for Guardianship, scheduled to take place on February 22, 2016, at 10:00 a.m.
Petitioner, Shara Hoskinson, P.O. Box 203, St. Ignatius, Montana 59865, is Petitioning for Guardianship of the above-named child, named in the Petition, born April 10, 2009.
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that failure to appear at the hearing will constitute a denial of interest in the child, which denial may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in a judgment by default being entered for the relief requested in the Petition.
WITNESS my hand and the seal of said Court this 21st day of January, 2016.

Cara Croft, Clerk of Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855
2/11

IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES, PABLO, MONTANA

IN RE THE CHANGE OF NAME
OF William Lee Stanger

CAUSE NO. 16-0031-NC

NOTICE is hereby given that a Hearing will be held in the above Court on the 29th day of February, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. on the above petition for name change.
At any time before the hearing, written objections may be filed with the Court by any person.
DATED this 21st day of January, 2016.

Cara Croft
Clerk of Court

By: Chelsi Camel
Deputy Clerk of Court
2/18

Request for Bid Proposal
The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes are seeking proposals from qualified commercial applicators to perform helicopter herbicide applications. The contract services would involve applying herbicides on a minimum of 2,330 grasslands acres and aerial seeding of 50 acres. Herbicide applications would be performed at three project locations during the spring and fall months (weather permitting) of 2016. The projects are located in the Niarada and northern Jocko Valley areas of the Flathead Reservation in northwest Montana. Contractors interested in submitting a proposal must contact AJ Bigby at 406-675-2700, Ext. 1248, or by email at alfred.bigby@cskt.org to obtain a bid package and instructions. Proposals are due by the close of business Friday, February 19, 2016. This is an Indian Preference Bid. Approval of a contractor agreement to perform these services is contingent upon project NEPA compliance and available funds.
2/18

IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION, PABLO, MONTANA

IN RE THE MATTER OF, ) CASE NO. 14-330-CP
)
)
M.B.S., ) SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
)
)
Child in Need of Care. )
)

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETING TO:

SAMUEL SPOTTED EAGLE – biological father of the above-referenced child:

YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear at the Tribal Court, Pablo, MT. (Phone number 675-2700 ext. 1110) at a Hearing on a Petition to Suspend Birth Parents Parental Rights, scheduled to take place on Monday, March 7, 2016, at 8:30 a.m.
Petitioner, CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES, on behalf of tribal Social Services, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, MT 59855, is petitioning to Suspend Birth Parents Rights of the above-named child, named in the Petition, born on July 15, 2014.
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that failure to appear at the hearing will constitute a denial of interest in the child, which denial may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in a judgment by default being entered for the relief requested in the Petition.
WITNESS my hand and the seal of said Court this 27th day of January, 2016.

Cara Croft, Clerk of Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855
2/18

IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION, PABLO, MONTANA

IN RE THE MATTER OF, ) CASE NO. 14-212-CP
)
S.M.T., and )
L.S.E. ) SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
)
)
Children in Need of Care. )
)

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETING TO:

DANA TENAS – biological father of the above-referenced child: S.M.T
YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear at the Tribal Court, Pablo, MT. (Phone number 675-2700 ext. 1110) at a Hearing on a Petition to Suspend Birth Parents Parental Rights, scheduled to take place on Monday, March 7, 2016, at 8:30 a.m.
Petitioner, CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES, on behalf of tribal Social Services, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, MT 59855, is petitioning to Suspend Birth Parents Parental Rights of the above-named child, named in the Petition, born on August 20, 2006.
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that failure to appear at the hearing will constitute a denial of interest in the child, which denial may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in a judgment by default being entered for the relief requested in the Petition.
WITNESS my hand and the seal of said Court this 27th day of January, 2016.

Cara Croft, Clerk of Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855
2/18

IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION, PABLO, MONTANA

IN RE THE MATTER OF, ) CASE NO. 14-212-CP
)
S.M.T., and )
L.S.E. ) SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
)
)
Children in Need of Care. )
)

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETING TO:

SAMUEL SPOTTED EAGLE – biological father of the above-referenced child: L.S.E.
YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear at the Tribal Court, Pablo, MT. (Phone number 675-2700 ext. 1110) at a Hearing on a Petition to Suspend Birth Parents Parental Rights, scheduled to take place on Monday, March 7, 2016, at 8:30 a.m.
Petitioner, CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES, on behalf of tribal Social Services, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, MT 59855, is petitioning to Suspend Birth Parents Parental Rights of the above-named child, named in the Petition, born on December 18, 2013.
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that failure to appear at the hearing will constitute a denial of interest in the child, which denial may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in a judgment by default being entered for the relief requested in the Petition.
WITNESS my hand and the seal of said Court this 27th day of January, 2016.

Cara Croft, Clerk of Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855
2/18

SEALED BID ON FORECLOSURE SALE
CAUSE #15-243-CV
(CSKT TRIBAL MEMBERS ONLY)

The Tribal Court of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes offers the following personal property which includes improvements of a 2-story frame construction single family residence with 3-bedrooms, 1-bath, with 2,365 sq. ft., includes outbuilding and is located at 62238 Foothills Road, St. Ignatius, Montana. All bids must be in writing, bids must be sealed and submitted to (ATTN: CHIEF OF TRIBAL POLICE, SEALED BID ON CAUSE #15-243-CV) on or before 5:30 p.m. of February 25, 2016. Minimum bid accepted $140,000.00. Tribal Credit’s acceptance of the bid/offer will be contingent upon the purchaser(s) notifying Tribal Credit within ten days in writing of the financial arrangement for payment of the negotiated sale price. The purchaser will be allowed sixty (60) days to make payment in full, or the negotiated purchase price will be considered null and void. The property and improvements will be purchased “as is” condition. The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes will not be responsible for any defaults or repairs that may be associated with the property aforementioned. Contact Tribal Credit for more information at 406-275-2727, extension 1092 or extension 1094.
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SEALED BID ON FORECLOSURE SALE
CAUSE #14-068-CV
(CSKT TRIBAL MEMBERS ONLY)

The Tribal Court of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes offers the following personal property which includes improvements of a frame construction single family residence with 4-bedrooms and 2-baths located at 26290 Ktunaxa Loop, Elmo, Montana on Lot 1 of the Ktunana Homesites. All bids must be in writing, bids must be sealed and submitted to (ATTN: CHIEF OF TRIBAL POLICE, SEALED BID ON CAUSE #14-068-CV) on or before 5:30 p.m. of February 25, 2016. Minimum bid accepted $50,000.00. Tribal Credit’s acceptance of the bid/offer will be contingent upon the purchaser(s) notifying Tribal Credit within ten days in writing of the financial arrangement for payment of the negotiated sale price. The purchaser will be allowed sixty (60) days to make payment in full, or the negotiated purchase price will be considered null and void. The property and improvements will be purchased “as is” condition. The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes will not be responsible for any defaults or repairs that may be associated with the property aforementioned. Contact Tribal Credit for more information at 406-275-2727, extension 1092 or extension 1094.
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SEALED BID ON FORECLOSURE SALE
CAUSE #15-207-CV
(CSKT TRIBAL MEMBERS ONLY)

The Tribal Court of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes offers the following personal property which includes improvements of a frame construction single family residence with two bedrooms and one bath on a tribal homesite located at 69304 Plant Lane, Arlee, Montana. All bids must be in writing, bids must be sealed and submitted to (ATTN: CHIEF OF TRIBAL POLICE, SEALED BID ON CAUSE #15-207-CV) on or before 5:30 p.m. of February 25, 2016. Minimum bid accepted $40,000.00. Tribal Credit’s acceptance of the bid/offer will be contingent upon the purchaser(s) notifying Tribal Credit within ten days in writing of the financial arrangement for payment of the negotiated sale price. The purchaser will be allowed sixty (60) days to make payment in full, or the negotiated purchase price will be considered null and void. The property and improvements will be purchased “as is” condition. The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes will not be responsible for any defaults or repairs that may be associated with the property aforementioned. Contact Tribal Credit for more information at 406-275-2727, extension 1092 or extension 1094.
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IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION

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SALISH KOOTENAI HOUSING ) CAUSE NO. #15-046-SC
AUTHORITY )
)
)
) SMALL CLAIMS
VS. ) SUMMONS BY
) PUBLICATION
BECKY ASHLEY, )
)
DEFENDANT, )

TO THE DEFENDANT NAMED ABOVE:

You are hereby directed to appear and answer the attached Small Claim Complaint against you at the courtroom of the Tribal Court in the Tribal Complex at Pablo, Montana, on the 8th day of March, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, and to have with you all books, papers, and other evidence, as well as witnesses, you may need in presenting your defense and/or in proving your counterclaim. IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR AT THE APPOINTED TIME, A DEFAULT JUDGMENT MAY BE ENTEREST AGAINST YOU FOR THE ENTIRE AMOUNT DEMANDED IN THE COMPLAINT IN THE AMOUNT OF $2,196.00 PLUS THE COSTS OF BRINGING SUIT.
You are hereby further notified, that within 5 working days (excluding weekends and Tribal Holidays) of the last date of publication, you may request that this case be removed from the Small Claims Division and transferred to the civil trial Court in Tribal Court to be formally heard under the law and procedure provided under Tribal law. Please carefully read the attached Complaint and Small Claims Instructions and Forms. You may also seek legal advice in deciding how to proceed.
GIVEN under my hand this 9th day of February, 2016.

Chelsi Camel, Deputy Clerk of Tribal Court
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LEGAL NOTICE

The Flathead Indian Reservation Advisory Board is seeking comments on the Draft 2016-17 Hunting Seasons, Shooting Hours and Limits for Migratory Waterfowl, Pheasants and Gray Partridge. A copy of the draft regulations can be obtained by contacting Dale Becker, Tribal Wildlife Program Manager at (406) 675-2700, extension 7278 or by email at daleb@cskt.org. Comments will be accepted through Friday, March 18, 2016 and may be sent to Mr. Dale Becker, Program Manager, CSKT Wildlife Management Program, P. O. Box 278, Pablo, Montana 59855 or to daleb@cskt.org. A public meeting to accept comments will be held in the Tribal Division of Fish, Wildlife, Recreation and Conservation Conference Room at 406 Sixth Avenue East at Polson, Montana at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 16, 2016.
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NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Probate Cause No. 15-601-P

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBAL COURT
OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION, PABLO, MONTANA

IN RE THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF:

FRANCINE BURLAND-KELLY

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, Raymond Oschmann, has been appointed Personal Representative of the above-named estate. All persons having claims against the said Deceased are required to present their claims within four (4) months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred.
Claims must either be mailed to the Personal Representative, return receipt requested, or to the Clerk of Court of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Court, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, Montana 59855.
DATED this 3rd of February, 2016.

Raymond Oschmann
Address: 53745 US Hwy 93 S.
Polson, MT 59860
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IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION

IN THE MATTER OF, ) CASE NO. 16-056-G
)
)
M.J.H., ) SUMMONS OF PUBLICATION
)
Child in Need of Care. )

THE TRIBAL COURT SENDS GREETINGS TO:
UNKNOWN – biological father of the above-referenced child.

YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear at the Tribal Court, Pablo, MT. (Phone number 675-2700 ext. 1110) at a hearing on a Petition for Guardianship, scheduled to take place on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 10:00 A.M.
Petitioner, Jami L. Hamel, 6 A Avenue, Unita A, Polson, MT 59860, is petitioning for Guardianship of the above-named child, named in the Petition, born November 22, 2013.
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that failure to appear at the hearing will constitute a denial of interest in the child, which denial may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in a judgment by default being entered for the relief requested in the Petition.
WITNESS my hand and the seal of said Court this 4th day of February, 2016.

Cara Croft, Clerk of Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855
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