Forum for tribal chairman candidates planned

NEW TOWN – The Fort Berthold Protectors of Water & Earth Rights will hold a forum with candidates running for tribal chairman in the Three Affiliated Tribes’ primary election.

The forum will be held Sept. 10 from 6-9 p.m. in the New Town Civic Center. A meal will be served at 6 p.m., followed by the forum at 6:30 p.m.

The free event will also be live streamed on Fort Berthold POWER Facebook page at

The tribes’ primary election will be Sept. 18.

For more information about the forum contact Joletta Bird Bear at or Lisa DeVille at