ND tribe wants land around Missouri River lake
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The Three Affiliated Tribes in northwestern North Dakota is asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to return 36,000 acres of land around Lake Sakakawea to the tribe.
The public would continue to have access to the 56 square miles of land on the Fort Berthold Reservation, and the tribe would invest in roads and other infrastructure to improve recreational opportunities, Chairman Tex Hall said in a statement.
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