Category Archives: What We’ve Done

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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MHA Nation and state successfully negotiate tax split

The Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation and state of North Dakota negotiated legislation that will increase the tribe’s share of tax revenue generated from the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation’s numerous oil wells. MHA Nation Chairman Mark N. Fox and members of the Tribal Business Council joined ND Gov. Doug Burgum and other state legislators…
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Ice Water Warrior Plunge raises over $70,000 to fight cancer

On Wednesday, March 13, the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara (MHA) Nation celebrated its 4thAnnual Ice Water Warrior Plunge. The benefit, hosted by MHA Nation Chairman Mark N. Fox, is expected to raise more than $80,000 for the American Indian Cancer Foundation (AICAF). 40 participants jumped into icy Lake Sakakawea, with Chairman Fox and Twin Buttes…
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