Basketball, Water and the Lost City of Elbowoods

Basketball, Water and the Lost City of Elbowoods

Special | 56m 46s

The 1942 Elbowoods High School basketball team made it to the North Dakota State Class “B” championship game. But they lost in a bizarre twist that results in a 60-year effort to right a wrong. “Basketball, Water and the Lost City of Elbowoods” relives the excitement of that basketball season. It also examines the fate of the team’s hometown on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation.

Aired: 05/20/19

Rating: NR

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Funding made possible by, The Three Affiliated Tribes: Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nations, and by the members of Prairie Public.