Ute Indian Tribe

UTE NEWS FOR THE WEEK OF
DECEMBER 3RD, 2018

“Good Morning”, My friends and relatives.

ANNOUCEMENT: FROM UTE TRIBAL ENTERPRIZES LLC:

Ute Tribal Enterprises is proud to announce their Ribbon Cutting for the Moqui Chief

Friday, December 7th, from 11:00 – 12:00. There will be a short program.

Held at the Ute Plaza parking lot.

UPDATE ON THE HISTORY COLORADO CENTER:

Invitation, Written on the Land

Ute voices, Ute History. Help us keep Ute Stories Alive.

Tribal-Only Opening and Luncheon Friday, December 7th from noon-4:00 pm.

Public Opening Saturday, December 8th, from 10:00 – 2:00 pm.

Learn more about the exhibit at www.h-co.org/writtenontheland .

UPDATE FROM PROSECUTION DEPARTMENT:

Basic Law Class, Tuesday, December 4th , beginnings at 5-7:00 pm.

Held in the Tribal Auditorium.

Pot luck dinner, bring a side dish, Beverages & Desserts will be provided.

LUNCH FUNDRASIER:

Thursday, December 6th, from 11:30 am until sold out.

Lunch includes: Pulled Pork sandwich, chips, cookie and drink, for $8.00 a plate.

Fundraiser for Nastawnee Weidner, who has been selected to go on a trip to Eastern Europe next summer.

Natawnee is a Tribal descendant of the Northern Ute Tribe, she has been recognized for her Academic Achievement at Union High School.

Your support would be greatly appreciated.

EDUCATION NOTE: Ute Tribe Education Department:

USU-EdCO, Spring Semester 2019. WILD 2200.

Class starts/ends on 1/9/2019 – 5/1/2019

Classes are held at the Ute Tribe Education Building in Fort Duchesne.

Instructor: Mark Chynoweth

For more information, call UIT Ed. Dept for CRN# Patricia (UIT Ed. Receptionist) 722-2331, or Korin Shavanaux-Dunn @ 725-4082.

UPDATE FROM VENITA K. TAVEAPONT MEMORIAL LIBRARY:

Invites you to Story Time and FREE photo with Santa

Tuesday, December 18th, at 5:00 pm.

There will be a gift given to each child in attendance, Hot Chocolate and Cookies will be served.

Come join us and enjoy the evening.

PAINTED HORSE ACTITIVES FOR DECEMBER:

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 8th, 2018, at 9:00 am. Held at the Fort Duchesne Gym.

Movie: Mickey Mouse Christmas Carol

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018. At 5:30 pm, in the Tribal Office.

Dinner will be served.

For more information, please call Painted Horse @ (435) 725-4910.

 

UP-COMING INFORMATION ON DIALYSIS:

Coping with Dialysis, you have an options!

Friday, December 14th, in the Tribal Auditorium, beginnings at 11:00 am.

Specialized nurses from University of Utah will be going over the following:

Dialysis Options,

Hemodialysis pro’s and con’s,

Peritoneal Pro’s and Con’s (in-home),

Nutrition,

Cause and Effects of both options.

FREE and OPEN to the public and dialysis patients. Bring your family and friends to learn you can help.

Light snack and water will be provided.

If you have any questions, please contact: Wendellena Navanick @ 725-4910.

HEALTH NEWS FROM UTE FAMILY SOCIAL SERVICES:

Low cost Health Plan for Uninsured Adults. PCN (Primary Care Network)

Open Enrollment is open for all adults, until Saturday, December 15th , 2018.

For more information, contact: Kaye @ 725-2848, or Owna @ 725-2850.

UPDATE FROM UTE TRIBE SENIOR CITIZEN PROGRAM:

Tuesday, December 11th – Senior’s Christmas Luncheon.

Wednesday & Thursday, December 12th – 13th – Senior’s Winter Bazaar, from 9:00 am to 4:15 pm. There will be NO lunch served, on both days.

All vendors are welcome. For more information, call 725-4286.

Senior Exercising program: Mondays & Wednesdays, from 11:30 am to 12:00 pm.

Winter Heating Program: is still accepting application. Services are from October 2018 to February 2019.

UP-COMING MOTOR POOL EXCURSION:

Christmas Shopping Spree:

To Salt Lake City: 1 or 2 nights. The Shopping Buses will depart from Ute Plaza at 10:00 am.

Friday: December 7th, Saturday: December 8th , and Sunday, December 9th .

There’s No Boarding Fee!

Over-night accommodation’s is on your own.

For more information, contact: Motor Pool @ 722-2245.

UP-COMING EVENT HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR:

Holiday Craft Fair at Uintah River High School, on Friday, Dec. 14th & Saturday, Dec. 15th, from 9:00 am – 6:00 pm.

Booth space is limited. Arts & Crafts and Food Booth Fees: $50 per day or $75. For 2 days.

For more information, call Rhonda @ (435) 823-1567.

RECREATION UPDATE:

UIT YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUE 2018:

Is now accepting application. Deadline for application: December 6th 2018.

AGES: Head start thru 4th grade.

The leagues for the other age groups will begin at a later date.

Any questions please contact: UIT Recreation Department @ (435) 722-2249.

RECREATION UPDATE:

Open Men’s and Women’s Holiday Basketball Tournament (Has been cancelled)

December 6-8th, 2018.

For more information, call UIT Recreation Department @ (435) 722-2249.

ANNUAL HOLIDAY POWWOW CELEBRATION:

Friday, December 28th 2018.

Held at the Fort Duchesne, Gym.

Community Potluck begins at 5:00 pm, followed by Grand Entry at 7:00 pm.

Team Dance Contest, Tiny Tot Special and Raffle Dance Off (Luck of the draw, Not a contest)

JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS: WITH THE UTE TRIBE INDIAN
THE WEEK OF: November 27th, to December 14th, 2018

Natural Resource Sclerocactus Plan –Botanist, and Seasonal Biological Technician.

Prosecution – Tribal Prosecutor

Red Pine – Substance use disorder counselor

Nature Resource – Director

Social Services – Attorney

Justice Center – Cook 11 and Facilities Supervisor Intern

Head Start – Health & Safety Specialist

Social Services – (2) positions Social Worker

Red Pine – Male House Manager

Environment Health – Sanitation Driver 1

Motor Pool – Vehicle Coordinator

Big Game Enhancement – Depredation Control Tech, and Wildlife Tech 1.

BIA Law Enforcement – Police Officer

Ute Tribe Transit – Temp Driver

Recreation – Community Worker

Adult Courts – Associate Judge

Administration – Assistant Executive Director

Ute Bulletin Department – Public Relation

Tribal Courts – Court Administrator

Security – Security Officer

Red Pine –Female House Manager

BIA Law Enforcement - Tribal Dispatch

Sorna – Administrative Specialist

Energy & Mineral – Oil & Gas compliance Officer

For more information, contact: The Human Resources Office @ 725-4017.

JOB ANNOUCEMENT FROM UTE INDIAN HOUSING AUTHORITY:

Temporary Workers needed for Rehabilitation work on UIHA Homes.

Housing is Seeking up to two workers: with carpentry skills to do rehabilitation work on homes currently under management. The homes are located in various communities through-out the Uintah & Ouray Reservation.

Must have a minimum of five years of work and carpentry experience, having certificate in building trades is helpful.

Closing date: Tuesday, December 4th, 2018. by 5:00 pm.

Interested applicants must submit job application at UIHA Office, Office hours: Monday-Thursday, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Fridays from 8:00 am to 12:00 noon.

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT:
CAREER OPPORTUNIES WITH UTE TRIBAL ENTERPRISES LLC:

Ute Tribal Enterprises:

Head Chef – open until filled.

Must possess a degree from a accredited Culinary Arts School. Experience may be substituted for this requirement.

Must have 5 years, of Chef Management experience.

Must have two years, of Multi-unit management experience.

For more information, contact: Gay Saunders @ (435) 725-7052.

Ute Crossing Grill:

Line Cook with 2 years’ experience.

Prep-Cook

For more information, please contact: Billie Perry @ (801) 633-8656.

Ute Lanes:

Bowling Desk Clerk:

For more information, contact: Gerald Davies @ (801) 699-9770

Fort Duchesne Ute Petroleum:

Stocker

Krispy Krunchy Chicken

Cashier

For more information, contact: Joetta Bitsuie @ (435) 828-2026.

Ute Plaza:

Deli worker

Cashier

For more information, contact: Joshua Jenks @ (435) 725-4256

Ute Oil field Water Services:

Drivers

Mechanic

Competitive pay, benefits, and willing to train the right candidate.

Applicant must have Class A CDL and clean MVR with a minimum of 1-year water hauling experience.

Must have the applicable knowledge of DOT Rules and Regulation as required for this position.

For more information, contact: Henry Howell @ (801) 300-3764.

Pumpers

Responsible for maintenance of work locations and daily reporting of applicable products and services at any designated facilities. Must have a Valid Driver’s License, with MVR provided-able to obtain UIT Driver’s License.

Must have five years of oilfield experience.

For more information, contact: Parley Serawop, Manger @ (801) 455-6621.

ATTENTION:

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Radio News: is to be sent to Jackie Tapoof @ jacquelinea@utetribe.com (ext4943), who prepares and announces the Ute News on Tuesday morning at 9:00 am, Deadline: for Radio News is No later than 12 noon Mondays.

NOTE: Ute News for December 25th   2018 and January 1st , 2019. Will not be broadcast. Due to the Holidays.

Any questions regarding Ute Bulletin/Public Relations can be directed to Regina Mandan. reginam@utetribe.com

Bulletin Deadline:

The next Bulletin deadline: Monday, December 10th, 2018.

Bulletin will be out: Monday, December 17th, 2018.

Next Bulletin deadline for 2019, will be announced at a later date.

Please submit your articles and photos to Ute Bulletin Office, to Reginam@utetribe.com or charlotten@utetribe.com

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Please submit your Radio News to the Ute Bulletin/Public Relation Department, By (noon) 12:00 pm, on Mondays.

Please submit your Radio News to Jacquelinea@utetribe.com.

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