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Northern Cheyenne Tribal Government News

September 30, 2014 - Head Start Lunch & Learn

head start lunch and learn

September 25, 2014 - Cheyenne Heritage Day

In 1986, Ronald Reagan signed a resolution calling for a holiday called American Indian Day, to be held the Fourth Friday in September.

RED SLEEVES - a Northern Cheyenne Scout was photographed at Ft. Keogh, Montana Territory in 1879. One of L.A. Huffman's finest Indian portraits.

native american week at cdkc

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September 19, 2014 - Native American Week at CDKC

native american week at cdkc

September 16, 2014 - Lame Deer District Meeting

lame deer district meeting

September 16, 2014 - Wednesday MINI Session and Buddy Bingo

wednesday mini special

buddy bingo

September 11, 2014 - Judge Approves Motion to Distribute Cobell Settlement Payment

The United States District Court for the District of Columbia entered an Order approving Plaintiffs' Unopposed Motion to begin distribution. This Motion obtained the final approval necessary to commence payment distribution to Trust Administration Class Members and summarizes the methodology for those payments.

Garden City Group is prepared to commence sending checks to Trust Administration Class Members where we have a current address beginning next week. We anticipate the first checks will mail Monday, September 15, 2014. (Please note that checks may take 5-7 days to reach Class Members once they have been mailed.)

September 11, 2014 - Enterovirus D68 Has Reached Montana

enterovirus d68

September 11, 2014 - Back to School Special

back to school special

September 10, 2014 - Notice of Primary Election for Five Tribal Council Seats

Notice is hereby given as follows.

1. Primary Election. On Thursday, October 2, 2014, a Tribal primary election will be held in the Ashland, Busby and Lame Deer Districts of the Nothern Cheyenne Reservation for the positions listed in paragraph 5 below.

2. Time and Place to Vote. The polls in the following three Districts will be open from approximately 9:00 am to 7:00 pm, and will be located as follows:

Ashland - Ashland Community Hall
Busby - Northern Cheyenne Tribal School Cafeteria
Lame Deer - Little Wolf Capitol Building - Tribal Council Chambers

3. Who May Vote. All Tribal members aged 18 or older on the day of the primary election, who are on his/her District's Voters List, and properly register on the day of the primary election at his/her District polling place or properly apply for and obtain an absentee ballot, will be entitled to vote in the primary election.

4. Positions on Which Voter May Vote. In the primary election, each voter may vote for the open Tribal Council seat(s) in the Voter's District.

5. Open Positions, Declared Candidates, Write-In Voting. The purpose of the primary election is to select final candidates for the positions listed below, from among those Tribal members who properly filed a Declaration of Candidacy, paid the filing fee, and are otherwise qualified. Those persona are listed below (in alphabetical order for each position). Write-in voting is also permitted.

Ashland District - one open Tribal Council seat
Philinga Mendoza-Anderson
Benjamin Bahr
Donna Fisher
Joe Fox, Jr.

Busby District - one open Tribal Council seat
Robert D. Bailey
Terry Curley
Leonard Elk Shoulder, Jr.
Sheldon King
Mark Roundstone
Sterling Small
Rick Wolfname

Lame Deer District - Three open Tribal Council Seats
Ronald K. Beartusk
Carrie L. Braine
Conrad Fisher
Benjamin D. Headswift
Georgiann Littlehead Kellum
Jennie L. Small LaFranier
Glenn Littlebird, Sr.
Patrick (Pat) Lance McMakin
William E. Rowland
Vernon Small
Anthony (Tony) Threefingers
Isadore Whitewolf

Download Application for Absentee Ballot (pdf) pdf for October 2, 2014 Primary Election

September 2, 2014 - Indian Relay Championships

Attention all Northern Cheyenne Vendors! Vendors wanted (Food/Arts & Crafts). Vendor fees are $200 for the weekend. Also there will be a shetland race for kids. Age limit is 10 and under and the ponies have to be 40 inches tall or less. Please contact 307-655-9330 or 715-271-6152 for more information. Northern Cheyenne Transit will provide transportation from Northern Cheyenne to Sheriday, WY, September 13 & 14, please call 477-6505 to reserve a seat. $10.00 General Admission, $20.00 Reserved Seating. $10.00 Bus Fare.

indian relay championships

September 2, 2014 - Child Care Program September Newsletter

child care september newsletter

child care program septemer newsletter

September 2, 2014 - Chief Dull Knife College Registration Extended

college registration

August 29, 2014 - Tobacco Prevention Advisory Board

Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program (MTUPP) is looking for new Tobacco Prevention Advisory Board (TPAB) members. The Advisory Board meets twice a year to review MTUPP programming and progress. Advisory board members are encouraged to help guide the program and offer assistance with connections and opportunities around the state.

If you know of a local community person who would be a great candidate for this Board, please send their name and contact information to our program, 477-4947. Names are being collected, but we would like to finalize the group by mid-September. MTUPP chooses the best mix from the names to cover as many backgrounds and perspectives to make the Board viable and vibrant. Thank you for your assistance with this process.

I will forward this information to our contact person for Montana. If any of our interested coalition members are interested in this leadership position, contact me and I will forward your name.

This is open to ANY community member.

August 27, 2014 - Fall Lunch Specials

fall restaurant lunch specials

August 26, 2014 - 4th Annual Clown Dance

clown dance

August 25, 2014 - Tobacco Prevention Program Coalition Group

WHAT - Tobacco Prevention Program Coalition Group 1st Meeting

WHEN - Friday, September 5, 2014 12:00 pm

WHERE - Indian Health Service (IHS) Conference Room (snacks/drinks and lunch provided)

WHO - Tobacco Prevention Program (TPP) Coalition Members & Rick Wolfname

We have an exciting year ahead of us. So come prepared and be focused in bringing a wealth of information to the Northern Cheyenne youth. Please be assured your input and contribution will be greatly appreciated.

Contact; Rick Wolfname, Tobacco Prevention Specialist, 406-477-4947 or

Clarice Walksalong, Tobacco Prevention Technician, 406-477-4953 or

August 21, 2014 - Veterans Meeting

nc veterans

August 20, 2014 - Noxious Weed Control Workshop

noxious weed control workshop

August 19, 2014 - Land Buy Back Program

land buy back program

August 19, 2014 - Spay and Neuter Clinic

spay and neuter

August 18, 2014 - Chief Dull Knife College Fall Semester

fall semester

August 14, 2014 - Charging Horse Casino Special

casino special

August 13, 2014 - Children & Cars

children and cars

August 13, 2014 - Extreme Heat Safety

heat safety

August 13, 2014 - Child Care Program August Newsletter

child care august newsletter

child care august newsletter

August 11, 2014 - Labor Day Pow Wow

labor day powwow

August 11, 2014 - Spay & Neuter

spay & neuter

July 24, 2014 - Inter-Tribal Sobriety

inter tribal sobriety

July 24, 2014 - Child Care Providers Notice

child care training

July 22, 2014 - Tobacco Prevention Program

Mission Statement
The mission of the Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program (MTUPP) is to address the public health crisis caused by the use of all forms of commercial tobacco products. MTUPP will work to eliminate tobacco use, especially among young people, through statewide programs and policies.

Program Goals
The goal of MTUPP is to reduce disease, disability, and death related to tobacco use by:
- Preventing tobacco use among young people
- Eliminating exposure to secondhand smoke
- Eliminating disparities related to tobacco use and its effects among community population groups
- Promoting quitting among adults and young people; and,
- Providing a basic knowledge base for appropriate cultural use

FY 2014-2015 GOAL
C1: Increase Community Capacity
C2: Reduce Youth Initiation to Tobacco
C3: Promote Tobacco Cessation Services
C4: Eliminate Exposure to SHS

Contact; Rick Wolfname, Tobacco Prevention Specialist, 406-477-4947 or

Clarice Walksalong, Tobacco Prevention Technician, 406-477-4953 or

July 22, 2014 - Cheyenne Warrior Spirit

cheyenne warrior spirit

July 22, 2014 - Auction

lame deer school auction

July 16, 2014 - Muddy District Meeting

muddy district meeting

July 16, 2014 - Child Care Training

mandatory sids training

July 15, 2014 - Northern Cheyenne Transit Schedule Update

For More Information: 477-6505/477-8979

Saturday, July 19th, 2014 - NO RUN TO BILLINGS

Transit will instead be providing ride to TRECO meeting in Ashland, Bus will Leave at 5:00PM, No Charge for transportation, call early to reserve seat.

Saturday, July 26th, 2014 - Movie/Meal trip charge $10.00

Transit will leave at 1:00PM from the Depot, Meal at 3:00PM at Golden Corral, Movie at 5:00 PM at Shiloh 14, Riders must pay for own meal and movie tickets, return home following movie.

July 10, 2014 - Charging Horse Casino Restaurant Specials

restaurant specials

customer appreciation

July 10, 2014 - Noxious Weed Control Workshop

noxious weed control workshop

noxious weed control workshop

July 9, 2014 - Northern Cheyenne Powwow Results

Miss Northern Cheyenne - Zyree Onebear
Junior Miss Northern Cheyenne - Marlena Garcia
Mini Miss Northern Cheyenne - Amazing Russell

Junior Boy's Grass
4th Place - Sodizin Medicine Bull
3rd Place - Bowen Simpson
2nd Place - Tyler Small
1st Place - Talance Fairbanks

Junior Boy's Fancy
4th Place - R.J. Tveter
3rd Place - Levi Cleveland
2nd Place - Buster Cleveland
1st Place - Brenden Patrick

Junior Boy's Traditional
4th Place - Javyyn Strange Owl
3rd Place - Jon Moreno
2nd Place - Bayzel Spottedwolf
1st Place - Kodreis Herman

Junior Girls Fancy
4th Place - Tamyah Eashappie
3rd Place - Violet Whitegrass
2nd Place - Neeta Killspotted
1st Place - Star HerManyHorses

Junior Girls Traditional
4th Place - Skye Hayes
3rd Place - Abbilee Runsabove
2nd Place - Grace King
1st Place - Selma Ruiz

Junior Girls Jingle
4th Place - Charlei Cady
3rd Place - Malea Knowsgun
2nd Place - Asjha Tveter
1st Place - Stormy Hayes

Teen Boy's Traditional
4th Place - Wesley New Holy, Jr.
3rd Place - Lance Shoulderblade
2nd Place - Ruben Little Head, Jr.
1st Place - Talon White Eye

Teen Boy's Grass
4th Place - Wiley Bearcomesout
3rd Place - Matene Jerome
2nd Place - Pete Bear Heels
1st Place - Elias HerManyHorses

Teen Boy's Fancy
4th Place - David Cleveland
3rd Place - Sincere Toto
2nd Place - Cactus Runsabove
1st Place - Delano Cleveland

Teen Girl's Jingle
4th Place - Neekay Long
3rd Place - Emma Clairmont
2nd Place - Shandiin Horton
1st Place - Waskwane Stonefish

Teen Girl's Fancy
4th Place - Whisper SunRhodes
3rd Place - Sabrina Pourier
2nd Place - Mianna Killspotted
1st Place - Beedoskah Stone Fish

Teen Girls Traditional
4th Place - Kenzi Pretty On Top
3rd Place - Elyza Robertson
2nd Place - Jordynn Paz
1st Place - Katrina HerManyHorses

Adult Women's Traditional
4th Place - Teresa Littlebird
3rd Place - Randi Hart
2nd Place - Terra Trujillo
1st Place - Patti McArthur Isnana

Adult Women's Jingle
4th Place - Alexa Rae Fun Maker
3rd Place - Eartha Good Striker
2nd Place - Raeven Tveter
1st Place - Fallen Jo Snow

Adult Women's Fancy
4th Place - Robyn Morin
3rd Place - Kassie Runsabove
2nd PLace - Kaitlynn McArthur
1st Place - Milayla Sun Rhodes

Sr. Adult Women's Combined
4th Place - Chanda Spotted Eagle
3rd Place - Madelynn Goodwill
2nd Place - Kella With Horn
1st Place - Reva Hayes

Adult Men's Fancy
4th Place - Kyle Bear Heels
3rd Place - Maza Hand
2nd Place - Terrance Cleveland
1st Place - Marquel Crawford

Adult Men's Traditional
4th Place - Hunter BlassingGame
3rd Place - Darius Isnana
2nd Place - Nathan Chasing Horse
1st Place - Anthony Mazawasicona

Adult Men's Grass
4th Place - Tyson Fox
3rd Place - James Day
2nd Place - Derrick Red Bird
1st Place - Jon Taken Alive

Sr. Adult Men's Combines
4th Place - David Small
3rd Place - G B Myers
2nd Place - Jim Red Eagle
1st Place - Scott With Horn

July 9, 2014 - Child Care Program July Newsletter

child care july newsletter

child care july newsletter

July 7, 2014 - Spring Water Test Results July

spring water test results

July 7, 2014 - Seasonal Mosquito Fogging

seasonal mosquito fogging

July 7, 2014 - Best Practices in Tribal Governance

best practices in tribal governance

July 1, 2014 - 4th of July Veteran's Powwow Celebration

4th of july veterans powwow celebration

June 30, 2014 - Northern Cheyenne Cancer Survivors

northern cheyenne cancer survivors

July 1, 2014 - Victory Dance

victory dance

July 1, 2014 - Charging Horse Casino

charging Horse casino

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