Category Archives: What We’ve Done

4 Bears Water Park Phase II Grand Opening a success

On Friday, June 14, the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation held the 4 Bears Water Park Phase II Grand Opening. Phase I was completed last summer, and Phase III is already in development. MHA Nation Chairman Mark N. Fox, who has spearheaded the project, cut the ribbon to officially open the water park for…
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MHA Nation reclaims 9,300 acres of land near Mandaree

The Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation reclaimed 9,300 acres of former fee land near Mandaree, ND. The MHA Nation submitted a fee-to-trust application for the Figure 4 Ranch Property in 2011. MHA Nation Chairman Mark N. Fox oversaw the return of the 9,300 acres, which were originally promised under the 1851 Fort Laramie Treaty.…
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Basketball, Water and the Lost City of Elbowoods documentary premiere held

On Monday, May 20, the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation hosted an exclusive premiere of Basketball, Water and the Lost City of Elbowoods at the 4 Bears Casino’s Grand Ballroom.  The documentary, presented by Prairie Public Broadcasting, examined the 1942 Elbowoods basketball team’s State Class B Championship game controversy, and the 60-year effort to…
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MHA Nation raises over $60,000 for the American Indian Cancer Foundation

Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation Chairman Mark N. Fox’s office has presented the American Indian Cancer Foundation (AICAF) with over $60,000 raised from the Ice Water Warrior Plunge. The event, organized and spearheaded by Chairman Fox, raised nearly $90,000. AICAF and the local Women’s Way Cancer Awareness program received its proceeds.  The American Indian Cancer…
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Chairman Fox UND’s 2019 Distinguished Indian Law Speaker

Chairman Fox UND’s 2019 Distinguished Indian Law SpeakerMandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation Chairman Mark N. Fox was the University of North Dakota (UND) School of Law’s Distinguished Indian Law Speaker for 2019. In his presentation, Chairman Fox discussed the challenges of energy and economic development in Indian Country.  As the University of North Dakota…
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