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Montana law allegedly restricting Native American voting rights struck down

Nora Mabie, Great Falls Tribune | September 25, 2020 "Native American voters living on reservations in Montana are tired of being under-served and systemically discriminated against by the state." In a victory for tribes in Montana, the Yellowstone County District Court permanently struck down a law that plaintiffs argued would restrict Native...

Battered by COVID, tribes race to boost census count

The Associated Press | September 10, 2020Almost all of the nation's reservations trail significantly behind the rest of the country in tallyMatthew Brown, Iris Samuels And Lindsay Whitehurt (Associated Press)LODGE GRASS, Mont. (AP) — When Lauri Dawn Kindness was growing up, her hometown on the Crow Indian Reservation had an...

Western Native Voice launches new website look

Western Native Voice is proud to announce that we have a newly refreshed website! About Western Native Voice Western Native Voice is a non-profit organization that provides resources to federally-recognized Indigenous tribes in Montana such as how policymaking affects tribes, education on old, new and proposed policies, voting rights, among many...