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Budget bill hits snag over Dickinson State funding
ND native who died trying to rescue soldier in Texas creek escorted by law, fire officials to funeral site
Burgum signs 'Andrew's Law' for protecting confidential informants
Trump's 100 days in office: A blizzard of controversy, conflict, and political friction
Libertarian candidate Riemers charged with domestic assault
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Vikings likely to select a guard earlier than usual in the draft
Former Vikings RB Adrian Peterson 'closing in' on contract with Saints
Former No. 1 overall pick Long, who played briefly for Vikings, retires
Chappell birdies final hole to take Texas Open
Always in Season: Mourning dove known for its call
Port: Senator Heidi Heitkamp took a mountain of money from special interest committees
Port: ND lawmaker says 'there’s absolutely zero chance we’ll be done on Tuesday'
Port: Heidi Heitkamp leaked her fundraising numbers early because she didn’t want you to see where the money came from
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Coming Home: Hospital hallway that once held fear now full of hope
Dale O. Anderson
Mildred "Milly" Perdaems
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
April 21, 2017
ND lawmakers propose tribal tax study, but tribe says it can't wait for solution
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers are proposing to form a committee to study tribal taxation issues in an attempt to reach a compromise...
April 21, 2017 - 9:50am
April 7, 2017
Oil industry backs ND tribe's request for more tax revenue
BISMARCK — Representatives of seven oil companies that operate on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation support sending a greater share...
April 7, 2017 - 12:42pm
March 29, 2017
Tribe seeks greater share of oil tax revenue in final weeks of session
BISMARCK — The Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation is seeking a greater share of oil tax revenue to offset impacts of energy development...
March 29, 2017 - 7:25pm
March 13, 2017
ND casino legislation faces opposition from tribal chairman, charities
BISMARCK—Charity officials and a tribal chairman who rely on gaming revenue testified Monday against a resolution that could open the door...
March 13, 2017 - 5:21pm
December 21, 2016
Tribe says 'wrong righted' in transfer of Lake Sakakawea land to tribe
LAKE SAKAKAWEA, N.D.—Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Mark Fox said the recent restoration of 25,000 acres of land bordering Lake Sakakawea to the tribes helps mend an historic injustice caused by construction of Garrison Dam. The U.S. Army Corps returned excess land from reservoir...
December 21, 2016 - 6:09pm
September 1, 2016
Tribal consent at heart of court arguments over N.D. pipeline
BISMARCK — A federal judge will issue what could be a precedent-setting decision after hearing arguments Thursday on whether a Texas company...
September 1, 2016 - 9:57pm
July 16, 2016
Transfer land only a fraction of what tribes have lost
BISMARCK—Three Affiliated Tribes chairman Mark Fox says the acreage on Lake Sakakawea that is to be transferred back to his people represents...
July 16, 2016 - 10:49pm
June 23, 2016
Tribe to maintain public access to Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK -- Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Mark Fox says the public can be assured that current uses will be maintained when 30,000 acres of excess lands taken for construction of Garrison Dam is restored in trust to the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation. The transfer of lands higher...
June 23, 2016 - 5:46pm
June 22, 2016
Dalrymple wants details on pending tribal land transfer along Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK -- A pending transfer of 30,000 excess acres of federal land along Lake Sakakawea to the Three Affiliated Tribes is set to happen this...
June 22, 2016 - 8:55pm
December 30, 2015
Tribe to make statement on oil tax compact Thursday
BISMARCK -- Three Affiliated Tribes chairman Mark Fox says he’ll make a statement Thursday on how the reservation will proceed with an oil tax compact between North Dakota and the tribes that evenly splits tax revenue from wells on the reservation. The compact needs updating because...
December 30, 2015 - 10:55pm
May 8, 2015
Produced water pipeline spill reported near Mandaree
MANDAREE — A pipeline spill has caused about 220,000 gallons of produced water to leak in a field near Mandaree on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, tribal authorities said Friday. Environmental and natural resource agencies from the Three Affiliated Tribes learned of the pipeline...
May 8, 2015 - 11:07pm
April 24, 2015
House adds its OK to oil tax changes
BISMARCK – A bill to reform North Dakota’s oil taxes is on its way to the governor’s desk, but questions remain about the implications...
April 24, 2015 - 7:54pm
April 21, 2015
House approves new oil tax formula; debate centered on short-term stability vs. long-term loss
Updated Monday, 8:40 p.m. BISMARCK – House lawmakers voted 57-32 Monday to eliminate price-based oil tax breaks and set a lower tax on...
April 21, 2015 - 8:06am
December 4, 2014
Three Affiliated Tribes welcome new chairman
NEW TOWN — Loud thumping drums, plush red roses and roasted prime rib were the sights and sounds of the people’s party to celebrate the inauguration of Three Affiliated Tribes chairman Mark Fox. Thursday night’s event at the 4 Bears Casino events center was planned for 700...
December 4, 2014 - 11:06pm
November 5, 2014
Fox wins tribal chairman race
Mark Fox, of Parshall, was elected Tuesday to lead the Three Affiliated Tribes for the next four years. Fox, 52, a former councilman and currently the tribes’ tax director, beat out Damon Williams in a race settled by just over 2,300 tribal members. Williams, 45, also of Parshall,...
November 5, 2014 - 1:35am