Sacred white bison being returned to Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes
HELENA, Mont. - A sacred white bison to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes (CSKT) is making his way back to the Tribes.

On Thursday, the Montana Historical Society (MTHS) Board of Trustees voted unanimously to return Big Medicine to his homeland.

“Big Medicine represents the past that has carried forward to the present and the work yet to be done to protect our identity, culture, and well-being into the future,” CSKT Tribal Chairman Tom McDonald had written in his repatriation request...