Category Archives: Future Projects

Chairman Fox and Governor Burgum sign tax compact

On Feb. 28, Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation Chairman Mark N. Fox and North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum signed a historic compact increasing the tribe’s share of oil tax revenue on trust land. The previous agreement, which dictates a 50-50 split between the two governments, will be changed to favor the tribe 80 percent…
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Tribal Business Council holds Appreciation Dinner

The recently re-elected members of the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation Tribal Business Council (TBC) hosted an Appreciation Dinner on Saturday, Jan. 26 at the 4 Bears Casino Grand Ballroom. The event allowed tribal leaders to express their gratitude for elders, veterans, energy partners, and all members of the MHA Nation. South Segment Councilman…
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MHA Nation Chairman plans for food sovereignty

Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation Chairman Mark N. Fox plans to capture flared gas from the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation’s numerous oil wells to transform his community into an agricultural powerhouse. A fierce proponent of tribal sovereignty, Chairman Fox’s agriculture-flaring plan is his latest move toward MHA Nation self-sustainability. The plan, modeled after sustainable…
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Tribal Chairman Plan Curbs Flaring, Promotes Agriculture

Republished with permission from MyNDNow.com. New Town, ND - Drive around the New Town area, and you can see flames in all directions. They're fires that are burning off natural gas at oil wells. But the chairman of the Mandan, Hidatsa, Arikira Tribes has an idea for shutting off those wasteful flames. Jim Olson reports.…
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Casino expansion continues to be a good bet for MHA Nation

The 4 Bears Casino and Lodge, celebrating its 25th year, continues to be a good investment for the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation. “We loaned the casino the capital they needed and they have never missed a payment,” said MHA Chairman Mark Fox. “We need to continue to build upon this investment.” In 2016,…
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