Fred Fox sworn in as Tribal Council Representative for White Shield District
MHA Nation - Mandan, Hidatsa & Arikara
was declared the winner in the White Shield district
received the majority of the votes cast, or 52 percent.
received 167 votes.
replaces Frank Whitecalfe, who resigned late last week to care for his
ailing wife, according to tribal officials.
Whitecalfe's term ends Nov. 6 and Fox
will serve out his
term of office, then begin his
regular term Nov. 6.
Fox has been the administrator of the tribal Energy Department.
, left, is administered the oath of office by his brother Wayne Fox, right, as the Three Affiliated Tribes' business council representative for the White Shield district
replaces Whitecalfe on the council.
Chairman Tex Hall and Council Representative Mervin Packineau of Parshall/Lucky Mound watch as newly sworn in Council Representative Fred Fox is honored with Pendleton blankets and a Warbonnet by Dancing Eagle Perkins.