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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 2-story single family dwelling with 5-bedrooms and 2.5 baths (2,658 sq. ft.) with deck, and an enclosed 2-car garage, located at 69094 Antoine Lane, Arlee, Montana. ASKING PRICE: $195,000.00.
TRIBAL MEMBERS ONLY, for more information contact Tribal Credit at 406-275-2727, extension 1092.
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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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For Sale

NEW HOME SUMMER BLOWOUT!! Single Wides, Double Wides & Modular Homes at Clearance Prices!! Modular Homes starting at $79,500 - Tape & Texture Throughout, Oak Cabinets, Glamour Bath & Much More. 16 x 80 Singlewides - Tape & Texture Throughout & Oak Cabinets starting at $45,900. Elite Homes - Call Troy at 406-696-6282 OR Jason at 406-855-2279.
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Custom Log Home Packages. Our patented log building system eliminates settling problems and saves money. Call Nordique Log Homes, Swan Valley, Montana: 406-754-5647. Email: info@nordiqueloghomes.com
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For Sale a 1952 GMC Fire Truck. Very cool truck! Siren is terrific and fun! Once used by the Chester Volunteer Fire Department. Call (406) 301-3447.
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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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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.
6/6

CSKT Early Childhood Services
Positions Available Open Until Filled
CSKT Early Childhood Services is seeking the following positions

HEAD START (3-5 year olds):
* Teacher/Supervisor
* Teacher
* Teacher Aide
* Teacher Aide-In-Training
* Special Services Aide

EARLY HEAD START (0-3 year olds):
* Teacher/Supervisor
* Lead Teacher
* Teacher
* Teacher-In-Training
* Special Service Aide
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. 1041 for more information.
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SAFETY & SECURITY OFFICER – KHJC
The successful applicant must possess a High school diploma or GED. One year of experience as an emergency first responder, law enforcement, or safety and security officer required. Must have a class D driver’s license and able to obtain a Montana Class B License with passenger and air brake endorsement within 6 months of hire. Must pass standard medical physical examination, must be able obtain within 90 days First Aid/CPR card. Employee is required to pass a background investigation per PL 101-630. Salary range $12.29 to $14.27 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. Closing date will be Thursday, July 30, 2015 @ 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
7/23

CIRCLE OF TRUST OUTREACH TRAINER/DATA COORDINATOR
TRIBAL SOCIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT
(CONTRACT POSITION)

The successful applicant must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or related field and up to five (5) years of experience working with program logistic models and program outcomes as required for evaluation, possess a current Montana state driver’s license and liability insurance and maintain both, must not have had a DUI or Per Se conviction in the past three (3) years, must never been convicted of or pled guilty to a crime of domestic violence, child abuse, or elder abuse, sexual offense or crime of violence, (felony), no alcohol or drug abuse convictions or domestic violence convictions within the past five (5) years is mandatory, this position requires background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630, 25USC Section 3201 and Public Law 101-647, 42 USC Section 1331. This position is a mandatory reporter of suspected child abuse and neglect. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, copy of academic transcript, copy of current valid driver’s license proof of insurance, 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 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 and serve a mandatory six (6) months probationary period. Salary range is $16.33 to $18.98 per hour and includes benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. 1029. Tribal applications are also available online at cskt.org. Closing date will be Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
7/30

SALISH KOOTENAI COLLEGE
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
TWO (2) VACANCIES & ONE (1) CURRENT TERM AVAILABLE

Salish Kootenai College is seeking letters of interest with resumes included for two (2) vacancies & one (1) current term expires June 2017, on the Board of Directors. The letters of interest and resumes must be submitted to the Tribal Personnel Department. The Board consists of seven (7) members appointed by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Council. Each member must be an enrolled member of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribe and be at least 18 years of age. The Board meets the second Wednesday monthly. The Board members set policy for the general operation of the college, advocate within the community, and occasionally travel to regional and national meetings. Tribal Council policy adopted in March 2007 states: “An employee of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes who is applying for a board or committee vacancy is required to submit along with the Letter of Interest, a letter signed by the immediate supervisor and the Department Head authorizing the employee to apply for and serve on the board or committee. Any Tribal employee serving on a board or committee that is not directly related to the position the person holds in the Tribal organization, is required to use leave or leave-without-pay to attend all meetings, participate in any activity associated with the board or committee, or for any travel related to the board or committee. Tribal employees may serve on no more than one (1) board at any time.” To apply, submit a letter of interest (letter of interest must include what the applicant feels they can contribute to the board) and resume that includes educational background, employment history and business experience to Evelyn Charlo, Personnel/C&G Technician, PO Box 278, Pablo MT 59855, (406) 675-2700, ext. 1029. Closes 8/6/15.
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CERTIFIED MEDICAL CODER/
TRIBAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT
(RE-ADVERTISED DUE TO NO QUALIFIED APPLICANTS)

The successful applicant must be a graduate from an AHIMA-accredited health information technology, management of coding certificate program, must possess a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) or Certified Coding Specialist-physician based (CCS-P) OR other recognized coding credential, must have ICD-10 certification, must possess 5 years current outpatient department coding experience and must pass a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, copy of academic transcript and certification, 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 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 and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Position may be employed under contract. Salary and work location are negotiable. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available online at cskt.org. Position is Open Until Filled.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
7/30

CLINIC NURSE – ELMO CLINIC
(MAY BE EMPLOYED BY CONTRACT)
TRIBAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must be a graduate from an accredited ADN, Diploma, or BSN program in Nursing, possess a current Montana state RN licensure (skills must be current with documentation of most recent training), current CPR and First Aide certification, possess a current valid driver’s license and be subject to a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630. One (1) year of work experience in a clinic setting is desirable. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, copy of relevant academic transcript/certifications, copy of current Montana state R.N. licensure, a copy of current CPR and First Aid certification, 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 the DD214 must be submitted. This position 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 and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary is negotiable. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available at cskt.org. The closing date will be Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
7/30

OUT-PATIENT CLINIC OFFICE MANAGER/
TRIBAL HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES/ST. IGNATIUS

The successful applicant must possess an AA degree in a medically related field OR 5 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience and a current valid driver’s license. All applicants must submit a Tribal application and a copy of relevant academic transcript and/or training certificate, a 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 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 and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range $13.52 to $15.70 per hour, plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. Closing date will be August 6, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
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CLINIC NURSE/SKC CLINIC - PABLO
(MAY BE EMPLOYED BY CONTRACT)
TRIBAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must be a graduate from an accredited ADN, Diploma, or BSN program in Nursing, possess a current Montana state RN licensure (skills must be current with documentation of most recent training), current CPR and First Aide certification, possess a current valid driver’s license and be subject to a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630. One (1) year of work experience in a clinic setting is desirable. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, copy of relevant academic transcript/certifications, copy of current Montana state R.N. licensure, a copy of current CPR and First Aid certification, 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 the DD214 must be submitted. This position 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 and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary is negotiable. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available at cskt.org. The closing date will be Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
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FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER/CONTRACT POSITION
ELMO CLINIC
TRIBAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must possess a specialized knowledge of concepts, principles and practices of Family Medicine obtained through the successful completed course of study in Family Nurse Practitioner, must have a thorough working knowledge of the major primary care field of internal medicine, obstetrics, gynecology and pediatrics, in order to treat a majority of patients, must possess Board of Nursing certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner, must be currently licensed (and in good standing) to practice as a Nurse Practitioner in the United States and Montana, current ACLS certification is required and this position is subject to a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630.
All applicants must submit a Tribal application, a certified copy of academic transcript, copy of Nurse Practitioner license/Board Certification and ACLS certification, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT, and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of the DD214 must be submitted. This position 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 and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. This position is an exempt contract position. Salary is negotiable. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. 1029. Tribal applications are also available online at cskt.org. Position is open until filled.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
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FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER/CONTRACT POSITION
SKC CLINIC - Pablo
TRIBAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must possess a specialized knowledge of concepts, principles and practices of Family Medicine obtained through the successful completed course of study in Family Nurse Practitioner, must have a thorough working knowledge of the major primary care field of internal medicine, obstetrics, gynecology and pediatrics, in order to treat a majority of patients, must possess Board of Nursing certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner, must be currently licensed (and in good standing) to practice as a Nurse Practitioner in the United States and Montana, current ACLS certification is required and this position is subject to a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630.
All applicants must submit a Tribal application, a certified copy of academic transcript, copy of Nurse Practitioner license/Board Certification and ACLS certification, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT, and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of the DD214 must be submitted. This position 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 and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. This position is an exempt contract position. Salary is negotiable. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. 1029. Tribal applications are also available online at cskt.org. Position is open until filled.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
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OUT-PATIENT CLINIC OFFICE MANAGER/
TRIBAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT- SKC CLINIC PABLO

The successful applicant must possess an AA degree in a medically related field OR 5 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience and a current valid driver’s license. All applicants must submit a Tribal application and a copy of relevant academic transcript and/or training certificate, a 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 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 and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range $13.52 to $15.70 per hour, plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. Closing date will be August 6, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
7/30

RELIEF PHARMACIST/CONTRACT POSITION
TRIBAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT
(ST. IGNATIUS & POLSON HEALTH CLINICS)

The successful applicant must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Pharmacy and this position is subject to a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, a copy of academic transcript, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT, and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of the DD214 must be submitted. This position 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 and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. This position is a contract position. Salary is negotiable. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. 1029. Applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. Closing date is Thursday, August 6, 2015 @ 5:30 p.m.
CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
7/30

Career opportunity with Montana Livestock Ag Credit. Requires an agriculture background and bachelor degree. If interested visit us @ ag-credit.com or call 1-800-332-3405.
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Legal Notices

INVITATION FOR BIDS

Sealed bids for construction of the following project(s) will be received by the Montana Department of Transportation, Contract Plans Bureau, Room 101, 2701 Prospect, Helena, Montana until 9:00 a.m. on August 6, 2015. All bids being publicly opened, reviewed for correctness, and then publicly read in the Department's auditorium.

101 DEER LICK CR-6M E WEST GLACIER
NHPB 1-2(156)161

Grade, gravel, plant mix surface, 193’ steel plate girder structure, signing and guardrail on the Deer Lick Creek-6 M East West Glacier project in Flathead County. The project begins on NH-1/US 2 at RP 161.0 and proceeds southeast to RP 161.3, the project end.

103 SF 109-US 2/MT 40-INT SFTY UPGRADE
HSIP 1-2(172)134

Mill, overlay, roadway widening, grade, gravel, culvert extensions, signing, miscellaneous concrete, and electrical on the SF 109-US 2/MT40-Int Sfty Upgrade project in Flathead County. The project is located at the intersection of Highway US-2 and MT-40 northeast of Kalispell and approximately 2 miles west of Columbia Falls in Flathead County. Construction limits are from Reference Post 4.0 to Reference Post 4.5 on MT-40 (Route N-38), and from Reference Post 133.8 to Reference Post 134.2 on US-2 (Route N-1).

105 SF 119-SLOPE FLATTEN W-KALISPELL
HSIP 1-2(176)99

Slope and approach road flattening, signing on the SF 119-Slope Flattening West-Kalispell project in Flathead County. The 1.7 mile project is located west of Kalispell near Marion on US Highway 2 between RP 99.0 and RP 100.7.

108 SF 139 AWF UPGRADE MSLA MPO
HSIP-G STWD(258)

Roadway and roadside safety improvements on the SF 139-AWF Upgrade Msla MPO project in the city of Missoula, in Missoula County. The project consists of 3 locations along US Highway 93:
1) US 93 and Blue Mountain Road at Reference Post 88.7 to 88.9 (upgrade Advanced Warning Flasher)
2) US 93 and Miller Creek Road at Reference Post 90.2 to 90.4 (upgrade Advanced Warning Flasher)
3) US 93 (R2 Ramp) and W. Broadway at Reference Post 0.0 (removal of existing Advanced Warning Flasher)
Any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement is subject to all appropriate state and federal civil rights laws. The prime and subcontractors are required to pay the wage rates set out in the bid proposal.
MDT will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin or sex in the award, performance or administration of any MDT contract or in the administration of its DBE program (49 CFR Part 26). MDT attempts to provide reasonable accommodations for any known disability that may interfere with a person participating in any service, program or activity of the department. Alternate accessible formats of this document will be provided upon request. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in MDT bid lettings, call the Civil Rights Bureau at 444-6331 or TTY 406-444-7696 [TTY 1-800-335-7592 (toll free)].

MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Rick Griffith, Chairman                          Michael T. Tooley
Montana Transportation Commission Director of Transportation
7/23

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

IN THE MATTER OF, ) CASE NO. 14-605-CP
)
)
D.M. ) SUMMONS OF PUBLICATION
)
Child in Need of Care. )

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETING TO:

CORRENE ROTH — biological mother 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 Declaration of Child in Need of Care, scheduled to take place on August 5, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.
Petitioner, CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES, on behalf of tribal Social Services, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, MT 59855, is petitioning for Declaration of Child in Need of Care of the above-named child, named in the Petition, who was born December 26, 2014 in Polson, Montana.
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 1st day of July, 2015.

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

By: Genevieve Morigeau
Deputy Clerk of the Tribal Court
7/23

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

IN THE MATTER OF, ) CASE NO. 14-054-CP
)
)
T.H., J.R. ) SUMMONS OF PUBLICATION
)
Child in Need of Care. )

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETING TO:

THOMAS HEWANKORN, SR. – biological father

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, August 3, 2015 at 10:30 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 the Birth Parents Rights of the above-named child, named in the Petition, who was born February 5, 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 7th day of July, 2015.

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

By: Chelsi Camel
Deputy Clerk of the Tribal Court
7/23

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

IN THE MATTER OF, ) CASE NO. 14-605-CP
)
)
D.M. ) SUMMONS OF PUBLICATION
)
Child in Need of Care. )

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETING TO:

DOMINIC MARTINEZ — 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 Declaration of Child in Need of Care, scheduled to take place on August 5, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.
Petitioner, CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES, on behalf of tribal Social Services, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, MT 59855, is petitioning for Declaration of Child in Need of Care of the above-named child, named in the Petition, who was born December 26, 2014 in Polson, Montana.
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 1st day of July, 2015.

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

By: Genevieve Morigeau
Deputy Clerk of the Tribal Court
7/23

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

IN THE MATTER OF, ) CASE NO. 14-054-CP
)
)
T.H., J.R. ) SUMMONS OF PUBLICATION
)
Child in Need of Care. )

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETING TO:

DEVIDA MEDINA – biological mother 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, August 3, 2015 at 10:30 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 the Birth Parents Rights of the above-named child, named in the Petition, who was born February 5, 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 7th day of July, 2015.
Cara Croft, Clerk of Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855

By: Chelsi Camel
Deputy Clerk of the Tribal Court
7/23

RESOLUTION TO DISPOSE OF SURPLUS PROPERTY

As provided in 20-6-604, MCA, the Trustees of Arlee Joint School District #8 hereby resolve to sell excess property, namely miscellaneous district items, as they are no longer utilized by the District.
The trustees of Arlee Joint School District #8 further resolve that notices of this resolution shall be published in the local papers, The CharKoosta, The Leader and the Valley Journal the weeks of July 20th and July 27th, 2015.
This resolution shall become effective 14 days after publication of the second notice identified in the above paragraph, unless appealed to the district court by a taxpayer in compliance with and provided in 20-6-604, MCA.
Adopted by the Board of Trustees of Arlee Joint School District #8, this 14th day of July, 2015.
7/30

REQUEST FOR CIVIL ENGINEERING OR PLANNING CONSULTANT QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE MISSION VALLEY ROAD SAFETY AUDIT

The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes Roads Program requests qualifications to perform a Road Safety Audit (RSA) in the Mission Valley on the Flathead Indian Reservation. The RSA will take place on rural routes within the Mission Valley and more specifically the area generally bounded by Flathead Lake to the north, the Flathead River to the west, the Mission Mountains to the east, and Highway 200 along with the town of Ravalli to the south. The Road Safety Audit will require using FHWA’s Systemic Safety Planning Process (Element 1) which can be found at http://safety.fhwa.dot.gov/systemic/. All qualifications are to be prepared in PDF format, submitted by email only, and sent to Gabriel Johnson at gabriel.johnson@cskt.org no later than August 6, 2015 at 2pm Mountain Standard Time. Requests for Qualifications may be obtained from the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes Roads Program by emailing a request to Gabriel Johnson at gabriel.johnson@cskt.org. Request for Qualifications may also be viewed and downloaded at the following website: http://www.cskt.org/tr/sod.htm
The current Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes’ Indian Preference Policy Ordinance 101A will be followed in the selection and award of this Project to a Contractor. Tribal Contractors who wish to receive Indian Preference must obtain certification by the Indian Preference Office as a legitimate Indian-owned business prior to the submission of bids. Proof of Indian Preference Certification must be included with your bid submittal in the form of a copy of the Certificate issued by the Indian Preference Office. Evidence of membership or affiliation with a Tribe does not constitute Indian Preference Certification. Bidders who are an Indian Owned Business must be certified by the Indian Preference Office in order to claim preference. It shall be the sole responsibility of the bidder to obtain and provide proof of Indian Preference Certification from the Indian Preference Office. The Contractor, and all Sub-contractors, shall comply with all requirements of this Ordinance in completing the Project, including the hiring of personnel, and soliciting and awarding of subcontracts. If the Contractor sub-contracts any of this work, the selection of a Sub-contractor must be in accordance with the Indian Preference Policy Ordinance 101A. A copy of Ordinance 101A and Ordinance 101A Rules are available from the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes’ Indian Preference Office, or can be found on the internet at the following address: http://www.cskt.org/employment/ordinance101a.htm.
Non-Tribally owned engineering or planning consulting firms are encouraged to submit qualifications.
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