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Drug trafficking stings result in 24 arrests in northwestern N.D.

March 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Law enforcement operations targeting drug trafficking rings and other illegal activity in northwestern North Dakota netted two dozen arrests this week, officials announced Friday.

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Drug trafficking stings result in 24 arrests in northwestern N.D.

March 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Law enforcement operations targeting drug trafficking rings and other illegal activity in northwestern North Dakota netted two dozen arrests this week, officials announced Friday.

Agents with the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Invest…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

Three Affiliated Tribes unveil riverboat

July 5, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW TOWN A yacht owned by the Three Affiliated Tribes has made its maiden voyage on Lake Sakakawea. Continue Reading

North Dakota tribe preparing to launch yacht

June 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW TOWN The Three Affiliated Tribes next month plans to dedicate a yacht that eventually will be used for a riverboat gambling operation on the Missouri River in North Dakota. Continue Reading

Tribe breaks ground on refinery

May 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MAKOTI As the Three Affiliated Tribes blessed the ground Wednesday where a refinery will be built, one tribal council member called it a new day for the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara. Continue Reading

Tribe: Oil tax changes not enough

May 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW TOWN A new tribal oil tax agreement is a “huge improvement” but still contains bad language that doesn’t recognize tribal sovereignty, Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Tex Hall said Tuesday. Continue Reading

ND lawmakers vote to close oil industry loophole

May 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The North Dakota Legislature voted Friday to close a tax loophole used by the oil industry that the Tax Department says is costing the state $50 million each year. The measure that passed the Senate and House on the last day of the 80-day legislative session also gives the Three Affiliated Tribes a greater share of the taxes collected from reservation oil production. Continue Reading

Tribal college in Bismarck to build hotel

April 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Officials plan to build a $33 million hotel on the United Tribes Technical College campus in Bismarck to provide a training opportunity for students and to help support the school governed by the five tribes in North Dakota. Continue Reading

Refinery groundbreaking set for next month

April 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MAKOTI The Three Affiliated Tribes has announced that it will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for North Dakota’s newest refinery next month. Continue Reading