Tribe Signs MOU with MHAFB
Members of the Shoshone-Paiute Tribal Business Council and leaders of the 366th Fighter Wing at Mountain Home Air Force Base came together for the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement, which signifies a working relationship between military and tribal leaders.
(Photo courtesy, Yvonne Powers)
By Yvonne Powers
Leaders of the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes and the 366th Fighter Wing at Mountain Home Air Force Base signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the Business Council Chamber at the Tribal Headquarters on Thursday, October 20, 2016. Tribal Chairman Lindsey Manning and Col. Jefferson O'Donnell sat alongside each other and signed the document that provides the basis for working together, one that solidifies a commitment to collaborate in prudent decision-making when it comes to cultural and natural resource stewardship of public lands, to protect the culture of the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes, and to carry out the mission of the military at Mountain Home Air Force Base.