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Grassroots Movement Sheds Light on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Relatives and Hit-and-Run Victims

Rep. Zooey Zephyr talks with Char-Koosta News about her tumultuous time in the recent Montana legislative session



POLSON — Belinda Michaela Assiniboine passed away in Polson on June 4, 2023. She was born April 11, 1980 in Polson. to Michael Anthony Assiniboine Sr. and Margaret Louise Wheeler. As a young child, she earned the nick name “Baby WahWah.” Later she acquired another nickname, “Big B.” 

Vincent Dunner Parazoo passed away from natural causes at his home in Ronan, Montana, on March 1, 2023.

Edna “Kay” Finley was born August 6, 1952 in Fort Belknap. She passed away on May 17, 2023. She was proudly Chippewa-Cree and enrolled in Rocky Boy. Her parents were William and Virginia LaMere. Both of her parents were Cree speakers. Kay attended schools in Great Falls and in Box Elder wher…

Meredith McClary Dolson, 82, passed away on January 10, 2023 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Ronan