North Central Washington- Another big payout for Colville Tribe Members. The Tribal Business Council agreed to another payout of $6100 per member in late September or October. Tribe member will now receive half of the 193 million awarded to them in a settlement with the Government. The last payout of over $3000 per member had a huge impact on area businesses, and this payout will mean a very early Christmas for tribe members and the local economy. the Council voted 3495 to 303 in favor of the tribe members receiving half of the settlement.