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November 5, 2018
Off-reservation tribal members from ND reservation file lawsuit to vote for tribal leaders
NEW TOWN, N.D. – A different kind of voting problem has emerged on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation in western North Dakota. It’s not...
November 5, 2018 - 7:01pm
December 13, 2017
Reward increases for missing indigenous mother of five in ND
NEW TOWN, N.D. -- Anonymous contributions to the reward for information about missing an indigenous mother of five, Olivia Lone Bear, have more...
December 13, 2017 - 9:19am
August 11, 2017
State officials concerned over rise in Fort Berthold flaring
FORT BERTHOLD, N.D. — Flaring on Fort Berthold Indian Reservation increased for the third month in a row, raising concern with state officials....
August 11, 2017 - 7:54pm
July 26, 2017
MHA Nation shares energy message with Trump administration
MANDAREE, N.D. — North Dakota's Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation has the ear of the Trump administration, with a second federal official visiting Fort Berthold on Wednesday and pledging to support tribal energy development. William Bradford, director of the Energy Department's...
July 26, 2017 - 6:40pm
July 10, 2017
Fort Berthold environmental organization files suit over methane rule pause
New Town, N.D. — Members of Fort Berthold Protectors of Water & Earth Rights are challenging the U.S. Bureau of Land Management's decision to stay provisions of its regulation of methane flaring on federal and tribal lands. "Living in Mandaree, I can see at least 50 flares surrounding...
July 10, 2017 - 9:49pm
May 3, 2017
Oil industry launches Indian reservation scholarship program
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Petroleum Council has launched a new scholarship for members of the Three Affiliated Tribes who are pursuing...
May 3, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 14, 2017
Bill seeks to resolve uncertainty over mineral ownership
BISMARCK — Watford City attorney Dennis Johnson generally sues oil companies. But the attorney who represents private mineral owners stood...
January 14, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 19, 2016
Four from Mandaree killed in northwest North Dakota crash identified
NEW TOWN—Four people from Mandaree were killed Monday night and another was injured after a crash at the corners of North Dakota Highways...
October 19, 2016 - 11:13am
September 22, 2016
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
Every day, our resources are burnt, released, or lost right in front of our eyes. Our money is literally going up in smoke. Waste of tribal resources deprives communities of royalty revenue that is vital to funding health care, education and roads. We are losing more revenue and getting...
September 22, 2016 - 5:43pm
August 2, 2016
Statistics point to tribal housing crisis, summit seeks solutions
BISMARCK — More than 40 percent of Native Americans on North Dakota reservations live in poverty, a rate at least 9 percent higher than...
August 2, 2016 - 12:01am
July 20, 2016
Letter: Some North Dakotans welcome EPA rule state officials are fighting
The lawsuit filed on Monday by North Dakota elected officials attempting to prevent the implementation of the Environmental Protection Agency’s new rule aimed at curbing methane emissions from oil and gas operations is another example of how out of touch elected officials in Bismarck...
July 20, 2016 - 5:55pm
April 24, 2016
Tribal land around Lake Sakakawea set to expand
GARRISON -- As the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers moves toward returning 30,500 acres of land taken as part of the Garrison Dam reservoir, debate...
April 24, 2016 - 3:00am
February 22, 2016
Letter: Who can afford this waste?
People of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation of North Dakota are just plain tired of subsidizing the oil industry going on eight years of hydraulic fracturing in the federal drilling program and look forward to the end of wasted resources. According to a peer review study of Friends...
February 22, 2016 - 10:30pm
Man charged in Fort Berthold shooting
BISMARCK – A man accused of shooting another man in a drug-related incident on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation faces federal charges....
January 22, 2016 - 7:47pm
September 28, 2015
N.D. tribal official warns of dual taxation if changes to revenue-sharing agreements delayed
BISMARCK – People and businesses on the American Indian reservation that produces 30 percent of North Dakota’s crude oil could end up paying both state and tribal taxes on some things unless tax sharing agreements can be negotiated more quickly, a tribal official warned state...
September 28, 2015 - 5:12pm