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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 AND LAND (FEE SIMPLE)
3-bedrooms, 1-bath (1,198 sq.ft.), located at 425 6 Avenue SW Ronan, Montana. ASKING PRICE: $115,000.00

LAND ONLY: (FEE SIMPLE)
Five (5) acres of fee simple land with 1 outbuilding, located at 5311 Pine Tree Lane, Polson, Montana. ASKING PRICE: $71,000.00

HOME AND LAND: (FEE SIMPLE)
3-bedroom, 1-bath (1,193 sq. ft.) and Lots 4, 5, and 6 of Block 30 of the Townsite of Pablo, Lake County, Montana property located at 2907 Montana Avenue, Pablo, MT. ASKING PRICE: $85,000.00

TRIBAL MEMBERS ONLY, FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT TRIBAL CREDIT AT 406-275-2727, EXTENSION 1092.
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In St Ignatius 3 bedroom, 1 bath, 1000 plus square feet. Asking $80,000 for more information call 745-4433.
4/3

FOR SALE CSKT MEMBERS ONLY
43037 St. Mary’s Lake Road, St. Ignatius MT
SALE PRICE $115,000
.625 Acres Tribal Trust Land
3 Bedroom, 1 bath
2 car garage/shop
Contact: Ronda Courville
210-0182 (cell)
745-3525 (ext 5017)
4/24

Very nice 5 bedroom, 2.5 baths, 2 story home in Evaro on 2.5 acre lease lot, Large 36X36’ shop, two story playhouse, choice of Frenchtown or Arlee School Districts. Asking $230,000 Serious inquiries only. Contact 726-0639
4/3

LAND FOR SALE: 2.2 acres, 2 miles outside of Polson on Highway 35. 40 mature trees/shrubs, electricity and phone connections. Monty Marengo 406-212-1699
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FOR SALE:
1995 Marlette 28X48, 3 BR, 2 BA modular home on foundation, deck, porch, appliances and 2-connected sheds included. Plus 4.59 acres fee land. Beautiful, private location at 41113 Pine Tree Lane, Polson, Montana. $110,000.00. Call tribal Credit at 275-2727 to schedule a viewing. TRIBAL MEMBERS ONLY.
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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
SPRAYFLEX TRUCK SPRAYERS, Longest Lasting Sprayer Built, 90’-165’ Booms, 1500-3000 Gallon Tanks, New & Used Available, Henke Enterprises, Chester, Montana 406-799-2616
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Employment

S&K Technologies (SKT), Inc. and subsidiaries S&K Aerospace, S&K Global Solutions, S&K Logistics Services, and S&K Environmental 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

Energy Keepers, Inc. is seeking to hire qualified individuals for positions advertised on its website. Please view job listings under the employment tab at www.energykeepersinc.com. EKI is a CSKT member preference employer.
12/11

Salish Kootenai College seeks applicants for Development Officer. This position assists the Executive Director in all areas of SKC Foundation in its capacity as Development Office. The position assists the Executive Director with research and preparation of development projects as directed. The position serves as development manager and is responsible for public relations, campaigns, and marketing materials for the Foundation Office. Development Officer will focus on cultivation of individual, private and corporate donations. The position is responsible for advertising and promoting the Foundation and events. The position is also responsible for organizing Foundation resources and developing public relations materials while maintaining a positive work environment. The position is responsible for all donor related activities, such as: inputting and tracking data on donors, preparing newsletters and correspondence and donor relations. The position also performs daily office activities, such as: copying, filing, word processing, scheduling appointments, answering telephones, and other duties as assigned.
Successful candidates will have a Bachelor Degree in business or related field and 3 years work experience in development or related field. Must demonstrate competent critical thinking and communication skills to independently problem-solve, prioritize, and manage office operations and record keeping. Must operate office machines and computer technology; demonstrate advanced computer skills and use of online resources. Candidate must be familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within the development field; Must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills; Must have the ability to work effectively with other people in a fast-paced setting. Travel is required for donor development and solicitation. This position requires energetic, self directed, team-building, and professional work habits. General knowledge of “The Raisers Edge” software experience is preferred. Position reports directly to the Executive Director.
To apply submit SKC application, resume and applicable transcripts to Dawn Benson, P.O. Box 70, Pablo, MT 59855. Closing date is March 31, 2014, 4:00 p.m. As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, we encourage applications from minorities, veterans and women. SKC is a tribal member preference employer as set forth in SKC policy.
3/27

Salish Kootenai College seeks applicants for Custodial Services Team Leader. This position maintains a clean and safe working environment for all staff/faculty. This position will work under a Team System of cleaning all buildings on SKC campus leading and developing individual teams. This position will oversee and serve as a leadership position within the team. This is a testing designated position requiring pre-hire and random drug/alcohol testing.
Successful candidates will have a High School diploma or equivalent, current driver’s license; and three years of supervisory experience. Individual must have the ability to work as a team player and possess good work ethics; Attend trainings and workshops as required; Ability to lift 80 lbs and the ability to work full regular scheduled shifts and occasional flexible hours.
To apply submit SKC application, resume and applicable transcripts to Dawn Benson, P.O. Box 70, Pablo, MT 59855. Closing date is March 31, 2014; 4:00 p.m. As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, we encourage applications from minorities, veterans and women. SKC is a tribal member preference employer as set forth in SKC policy.
3/27

CONTRACT SPECIALIST – CONTRACTS AND GRANTS
EXTENDED CLOSING DATE

The successful applicant must possess a bachelors degree in a business related field with special emphasis on contract management, budgeting or accounting or equivalent experience in Tribal organization with primary responsibility for Tribal, Federal and State contracting policies, procedures, and accounting or contract finance. Experience with the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes preferred. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates and a copy to the Tribal Personnel Department. Salary range $19.23 to $22.45 per hour, plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at 406.675.2700 ext. 1040. Closing date will be Thursday, April 3, 2014. 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 AN INDIAN PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
3/27

Salish Kootenai College seeks applicants for Childcare Center Lead Teacher. The Lead Teacher’s basic function is to provide safe and healthy learning environments and interactions for children enrolled in the Childcare Center. The Lead Teacher will support the learning of children through the collaboration with parents, staff members, and other teachers. The Lead Teacher will develop weekly lesson plans, implement activities, observe children’s progress, and document findings in accordance with Center curriculum and assessment policies. The position is subject to random drug testing and a background check and pre-hire drug screen is required upon hire.
Successful candidates will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or Education related field and three years documented experience as lead classroom teacher in early childhood setting from birth to age 5; Knowledge or experience with HighScope Curriculum and Assessment model preferred; Knowledge of child development; Good verbal and written communication skills; Ability to work with people of varying backgrounds and ethnic groups; Ability to take direction and work independently. Candidate must be current on CPR and First Aid Certification and required immunizations or ability to become current upon hire.
To apply submit SKC application, resume and applicable transcripts to Dawn Benson, P.O. Box 70, Pablo, MT 59855. Closing date is April 7, 2014, 4:00 p.m. As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, we encourage applications from minorities, veterans and women. SKC is a tribal member preference employer as set forth in SKC policy.
4/3

COLLECTIONS COMPLIANCE CLERK/
TRIBAL CREDIT

The successful applicant must possess a High School Diploma or GED, and must have accurate word processing, proofreading and grammar, and good telephone and reception etiquette skills. All applicants must submit a completed 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 DD214 must be submitted. 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 Tribe, must pass pre-hire drug testing and complete a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range is $9.72 to $11.35 per hour, plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. 1040. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. Closing date will be Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
3/27

FOSTER CARE LICENSOR/SECOND CIRCLE LODGE PROGRAM MANAGER
(CONTRACT POSITION)
TRIBAL SOCIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must possess a MSW with a minimum of three (3) years post graduate work experience in child welfare (CPS, Foster Care, IV-E Licensing, and/or Mental Health Counseling of children in such programs as ALTRA Care) and must be able to pass the State Licensing Board Exam within two (2) years or obtain ACSW accreditation, must pass a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630, 25USC Section 3201 and Public Law 101-647 USC Section 13031. The background check also includes child protective service checks and driving record checks. This position is a mandatory reporter of child abuse and neglect situations. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, a copy of relevant 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 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. To apply, contact Personnel at 406-675-2700 Ext. 1040 for an application. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. Salary range is $21.23 to $24.81 per hour plus benefits. This position closes on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
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CPS/FOSTER CARE SOCIAL WORKER
TRIBAL SOCIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT
(MAY BE EMPLOYED UNDER CONTRACT)

The successful applicant must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of three (3) year’s actual work experience in Child Welfare Services/human Services and working with high-risk families. The successful applicant must pass a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630. Must have never been convicted of or pled guilty to a crime of domestic violence, child abuse, elder abuse, sexual offense or crime of violence (felony). Must not have resigned to avoid disciplinary actions or have been dismissed from employment within the past three (3) years. Must have not had any involvement with any child or social service protection agency as a client and no alcohol or drug abuse charges or domestic violence charges within the past five (5) years and must possess a current valid Montana driver’s license. 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. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copy of relevant transcript, 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 the DD214 must be submitted to the Tribal Personnel Department. To apply, contact Personnel at 406-675-2700 Ext. 1029 for an application. Tribal applications are also available on-line at
cskt.org. Salary range is $17.50 to $20.42 per hour plus benefits. Closing date will be Thursday, April 10, 2014, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
4/3

SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER/CONTRACT POSITION
TWO EAGLE RIVER SCHOOL

The successful applicant must possess a bachelor’s degree and Montana State certification in secondary education relevant to the position, must pass a background check, fingerprinting (no violence against children or other individuals, no sexual abuse against children), must be willing to promote a program of drug and alcohol free education, must be willing to be a team member of active staff and demonstrate cooperative behavior. Experience working with Native American youth and/or knowledge of Native American culture preferred but not required. All applicants must submit a current Tribal employment application, certified copy of relevant academic transcript, copy of Montana State certification licensure, three (3) letters of reference, proof of enrollment in 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. Salary is according to TERS pay scale beginning at $26,944/annually. To apply, contact Personnel at 406-675-2700 Ext. #1029 for an application. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. This position will be opened until filled.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
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MATH TEACHER/CONTRACT POSITION
TWO EAGLE RIVER SCHOOL

The successful applicant must possess a bachelor’s degree and Montana State certification in secondary education relevant to the position and must pass a background check, fingerprinting (no violence against children or other individuals, no sexual abuse against children), must be willing to promote a program of drug and alcohol free education, must be willing to be a team member of active staff and demonstrate cooperative behavior. Experience working with Native American youth and/or knowledge of Native American culture preferred but not required. All applicants must submit a current Tribal employment application, certified copy of relevant academic transcript, copy of Montana State certification licensure, three (3) letters of reference, proof of enrollment in 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. Salary is according to TERS pay scale beginning at $26,944/annually. To apply, contact Personnel at 406-675-2700 Ext. #1029 for an application. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. This position will be opened until filled.

CSKT IS A TRIBAL MEMBER PREFERENCE EMPLOYER
4/3

Salish Kootenai College seeks applicants for Part-Time Maintenance Technician. This position will Maintain SKC property to ensure a safe work environment for staff/faculty. Responsible for the safe maintenance of campus buildings, repair of buildings and components and/or repair or replacement of minor equipment. Position requires self direction for identifying and completing tasks. Work hours must be flexible to allow for working weekdays, weekends, days, evenings and holidays as needed due to emergency situations.
Successful candidates will have a High School Diploma or GED; Current valid Driver License; Three years responsible experience in building maintenance and repair; and demonstrated exceptional customer service skills. Experience in building trades is preferred with some mechanical knowledge.
To apply submit SKC application, resume and applicable transcripts to Dawn Benson, P.O. Box 70, Pablo, MT 59855. Closing date is April 14, 2014, 4:00 p.m. As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, we encourage applications from minorities, veterans and women. SKC is a tribal member preference employer as set forth in SKC policy.
4/10

ZERBE BROS. GLASGOW MT is looking for Service Technician.
Hay/electrical/hydraulics/drive train/troubleshooting and A/C.
Exceptional work environment and benefits. Call Galen 406-228-4311
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Legal Notices

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR LICENSED ADDICTION COUNSELOR
Kicking Horse Job Corps center

   Kicking Horse Job Corps Center is requesting proposals for a Licensed Addiction counselor. This service will be provided at Kicking Horse Job Corps Center in Ronan, Montana. Patients will consist of young adults from the age of 16 to 24 and service will be provided for approximately 15 hours per week. This will be a contract starting 04/07/2014 with yearly renewal options. Awarded contractor must provide proof of Professional and General Liability Insurance.
   This is a Tribal Preference bid of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. Tribal Contractors who wish to receive Indian Preference must obtain certification by the Indian Preference Office as a Legitimate Indian Office as a Legitimate Indian owned business prior to the submission of bid. The Proof of Indian Preference Certification must be included with your bid in the form of a copy of the Certificates issued by the Indian Preference Office. Be advised that evidence of your membership or affiliation with a Tribe does not constitute Indian Preference Certification. You must be certified by the Indian Preference Office in order to claim preference.
   The selection of the successful contractor and award of the contract will be per the provisions of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribe’s Indian Preference Ordinance 101A. Remember it is the sole responsibility of the bidder to obtain and provided proof of Indian Preference Certification from the Indian Preference Office.
   For additional information or to receive a bid packet contact John Wheeler at Kicking Horse Job Corps Center at (406) 644-2217 ext. 6307. Bid must be received by 4:30 pm March 28, 2014. Opening bid is on March, 31, 2014.
3/27

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

IN THE MATTER OF,    ) Case No. 12-0461-CP
                                        )
D.L.,                                ) SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
                                        )
Child in Need of Care. )
THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETINGS TO:
GREGORY LOPEZ – 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 April 16th, 2014 at 9:00 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, born August 18, 2006 in Missoula, 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 13th day of March, 2014.
   Cara Croft, Clerk of the Tribal Court
   P. O. Box 278
   Pablo, MT 59855

By: Chelsi Camel
Deputy Clerk of the Tribal Court
4/3

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

IN THE MATTER OF,    ) Case No. 14-043-CP
                                        )
D.S.,                               ) SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
                                        )
Child in Need of Care. )
THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETINGS TO:
ANNETTA STEVENS-KELLY – 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 April 14th, 2014 at 9:00 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, born April 13, 1997 in Missoula, 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 12th day of March, 2014.

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

By: Chelsi Camel
Deputy Clerk of the Tribal Court
4/3

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

TRIBAL CREDIT PROGRAM OF THE ) Cause No. 14-012-CV
CONFEDERATED SALISH AND         )
KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE                )
FLATHEAD RESERVATION                 )
Plaintiff,                                                     ) SUMMONS BY
VS.                                                            ) PUBLICATION
                                                                  )
DOUGLAS G. BRANSON,                    )
Defendant.                                               )

THE TRIBAL COURT 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: Ranald McDonald
   CSKT Legal Department
   Address: P.O. Box 278
   Pablo, MT 59855

This Summons By Publication is issued pursuant to Title I, Chapter 2, Part 7, Rule 9 (3), of the CS&KT Laws Codified
   DATED this 18th day of March, 2014.
   Cara Croft
   CLERK OF TRIBAL COURT
4/10

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

TRIBAL CREDIT PROGRAM OF THE ) Cause No. 14-007-CV CONFEDERATED SALISH                  )
AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF               )
THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION        )
Plaintiff,                                                    ) SUMMONS BY
VS.                                                           ) PUBLICATION
                                                                  )
NISSA A. BIRDSBILL                             )
Defendant.                                               )

THE TRIBAL COURT 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:       Ranald McDonald
   CSKT Legal Department
   Address: P.O. Box 278
   Pablo, MT 59855

This Summons By Publication is issued pursuant to Title I, Chapter 2, Part 7, Rule 9 (3), of the CS&KT Laws Codified.
   DATED this 18th day of March, 2014.
   Cara Croft
   CLERK OF TRIBAL COURT
4/10

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

IN THE MATTER OF,    ) Case No. 14-024-CP
                                        )
P.H., Jr.,                          ) SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
Child in Need of Care. )
THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETINGS TO:
PATRICK HAMMER – 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 Hearing, scheduled to take place on April 23rd, 2014 at 10:00 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, born April 30, 1996.
   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 19th day of March, 2014.
   Cara Croft
   Cara Croft, Clerk of the Tribal Court
   P. O. Box 278
   Pablo, MT 59855

By:
Deputy Clerk of the Tribal Court
4/10

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

IN THE MATTER OF,    ) Case No. 14-024-CP
                                        )
P.H., Jr.,                          ) SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
Child in Need of Care. )

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETINGS TO:

ALIDA GARFIELD – 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 Hearing, scheduled to take place on April 23rd, 2014 at 10:00 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, born April 30, 1996.
   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 19th day of March, 2014.
   Cara Croft
   Cara Croft, Clerk of the Tribal Court
   P. O. Box 278
   Pablo, MT 59855

By:
Deputy Clerk of the Tribal Court
4/10

MONTANA GENERAL STATE-WIDE WATER RIGHTS ADJUDICATION

NOTICE OF PETITION TO THE MONTANA WATER COURT TO PRESERVE TESTIMONY

   The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Indian Reservation, located in Western Montana, give notice of their intent to take the deposition of Professor William E. Farr, Ph.D., for the purpose of preserving his testimony for use in the Montana state-wide general water rights adjudication, an adjudication proceeding under the Montana Water Use Act, 85-2-201 Montana Codes Annotated (2013).
   Dr. Farr has conducted historical research on behalf of the Petitioner Tribes for over twenty years. His expert testimony will address the genesis of the Treaty of Hellgate, July 16, 1855 (12 Stat. 975) and the Tribes’ reliance upon hunting, fishing, trapping, camping and travel throughout the Tribes’ aboriginal territory.   His testimony will include information and documentation he has studied, developed and used to support his expert opinions concerning these matters and mapping of reported sites east and west of the Continental Divide.
   A hearing before the Montana Water Court will be held on April 25, 2014, or as soon thereafter as counsel can be heard.
   For a complete copy of the PETITION OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD INDIAN RESERVATION FOR AN ORDER TO TAKE THE DEPOSITION OF PROFESSOR WILLIAM E. FARR, PH.D., FOR THE PURPOSE OF PRESERVING TESTIMONY, please visit the following WEB site: www.cskt.org
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