Iko’tsimiskimaki “Ekoo” Beck

Little Shell Portraits: Iko’tsimiskimaki 'Ekoo' Beck

Jun 29, 2020
Iko’tsimiskimaki “Ekoo” Beck
Victor Yvellez/Yellowstone Public Radio

After the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians gained federal recognition six months ago, students from the University of Montana School of Journalism talked at length with tribal members about what that means to them.

In this story, reporter Victor Yvellez spoke with Iko’tsimiskimaki “Ekoo” Beck, who is in the process of disenrolling Blackfeet to join the recently recognized Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians.