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Tribes want seat on State Water Commission, access to water project grants

May 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Native American leaders appealed to North Dakota lawmakers Thursday for a seat on the State Water Commission and access to its water project grants to address the lack of quality drinking water on reservations.

Mark Fox, director of w…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missing man identified as body found in water near New Town

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW TOWN — Three Affiliated Tribes law enforcement said the body of the man found dead and floating in the Four Bears Marina on Monday morning has been identified.

Daniel Mossett, 31, who has been missing since November, was identified through an…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missing man identified as body found in water near New Town

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW TOWN — Three Affiliated Tribes law enforcement said the body of the man found dead and floating in the Four Bears Marina on Monday morning has been identified.

Daniel Mossett, 31, who has been missing since November, was identified through an…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Elders back tribal chairman, call attorney insubordinate

February 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW TOWN — Tribal elders here defended Chairman Tex Hall on Thursday and requested the tribal attorney be suspended for what they called unethical behavior and insubordination toward the chairman.
The Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Elders Organizatio…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Montana man arrested on sex charges in New Town

January 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW TOWN – A Montana man accused of having sex with a minor while he worked as a counselor in Billings was arrested Friday in New Town.

Brad Douglas Johnson, 36, of Laurel, Mont., was wanted on two counts of felony sexual intercourse without con…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Montana man arrested on sex charges in New Town

January 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW TOWN – A Montana man accused of having sex with a minor while he worked as a counselor in Billings was arrested Friday in New Town.

Brad Douglas Johnson, 36, of Laurel, Mont., was wanted on two counts of felony sexual intercourse without con…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Shutdown would slow oil development on reservation

September 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON – A federal government shutdown would further stall oil development on federal lands in North Dakota and would stop oil and gas management activities on the Fort Berthold Reservation. Continue Reading

Murder suspect on trial in ND reservation slaying

September 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A man on trial in the slaying of another man on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation wants jurors to find that he acted in self-defense. Continue Reading

ND oil patch clean-up effort to begin in New Town

April 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The North Dakota Petroleum Council’s so-called Pick Up the Patch is slated to begin Tuesday in New Town. Continue Reading

Feds OK tribal refinery: Work could begin as early as next spring

October 10, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

NEW TOWN Plans for an oil refinery on the Fort Berthold Reservation, the first major refinery to be built in the United States in more than 30 years, cleared a milestone Wednesday. Continue Reading