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Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Trinity pulls away from Beulah for sweep
Hazeltine pedigree planned from the start
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December 29, 2015
Stark Co. places moratorium on wind farm applications: Permits will not be considered until 2018
The Stark County Commission voted unanimously to stop accepting applications for wind farm conditional-use permits for a period of two years at a regular meeting Tuesday at Stark County Courthouse. The move comes after the commission approved the 87-turbine Brady Wind Energy Center...
December 29, 2015 - 10:54pm
December 21, 2015
Heart River Cougars travel in style
Heads turn around when people see the Heart River Cougars’ activities bus pull into a school parking lot. The 40-passenger ride is marked...
December 21, 2015 - 4:54pm
December 9, 2015
Belfield to hold special city council meeting today on bond sales
BELFIELD -- A special city council meeting will be held at 6 p.m. today at Belfield City Hall to approve a restitution for bond sales. The bonds will be used in part to pay for the city’s street project. Belfield auditor Natalie Muruato said council members have been waiting on...
December 9, 2015 - 9:27am
December 1, 2015
Herrick sentenced to 20 years on drug charges
A former Dickinson woman who was a fugitive from law enforcement before being arrested for methamphetamine possession in June was sentenced to 20 years in prison in federal court earlier this month on charges stemming from her Stark County drug arrest. Alysia Herrick, 30, of Dickinson,...
December 1, 2015 - 7:15pm
November 30, 2015
Legion Auxiliary meets in Belfield Members attending the November meeting of American Legion Auxiliary William C. Blair Unit No. 144 of Belfield brought food items to be distributed to local veterans. Also collected were items to be sent to VA Center in Fargo and to the Veterans...
November 30, 2015 - 9:07pm
November 18, 2015
Police Blotter: Man arrested for terrorizing in Belfield
Deputies were called to the 800 block of Highway 85 in Belfield around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday to assist Belfield Police with the arrest of Minnesota resident Jerome Price, 53, after he allegedly terrorized staff at Superpumper, a Class C felony. Police responded to a report...
News/crime and courts
November 18, 2015 - 6:34pm
November 11, 2015
Belfield teen who died in dirt bike accident identified
BELFIELD -- A 16-year-old Belfield High School student died Monday night after the dirt bike he was driving struck an exposed pipeline laying in a harvested field in southeast Billings County. Colby Lofthouse was identified Wednesday morning as the victim. Lofthouse was traveling...
November 11, 2015 - 9:04am
November 9, 2015
Looking for feedback: Public meeting held in Belfield on proposed expansion of Highway 85
BELFIELD — Teresa A. Kessel said she has to drive 12 miles on U.S. Highway 85 each day in order to get to work in Dickinson. Kessel said she’s...
November 9, 2015 - 10:34pm
Brine water spills at MBI training facility
BELFIELD -- About 250 barrels of produced brine water spilled at the MBI Energy Services training facility three miles east of Belfield on Monday, the North Dakota Department of Health reported. The water was released when a pipe fitting broke. According to the report, a portion...
November 9, 2015 - 5:33pm
November 7, 2015
62 miles of debate: Proposal to make Highway 85 four lanes from I-94 to Watford City met with excitement, questions
FAIRFIELD — Joe Kessel is blunt when he talks about a proposed project that would make U.S. Highway 85 four lanes from Interstate 94 to Watford...
November 7, 2015 - 11:12pm
November 2, 2015
Meetings set to discuss 4-lane Highway 85 project between Belfield and Watford City
An essential road through North Dakota’s Oil Patch may see some major improvements The North Dakota Department of Transportation has scheduled two meetings next week to discuss a proposal to turn a 62-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 85 into a four-lane road between Belfield and...
November 2, 2015 - 12:28pm
October 24, 2015
Building through a bust: Area oilfield service leaders say they’re using 2015 slowdown to improve their businesses
Jim Arthaud doesn't look like a man at the helm of a multimillion-dollar oilfield services company. Wearing a polo shirt and baseball cap...
October 24, 2015 - 11:21pm
Crane companies feeling brunt of energy slowdown
While active drilling rigs serve as a barometer for the economic situation in western North Dakota's energy industry, one aspect that is often...
October 24, 2015 - 9:56pm
October 20, 2015
Chamberlain avoids trial for 2 felony charges
Belfield resident Brett Chamberlain, 25, will avoid going to trial this week on multiple charges. Chamberlain was set to have trials for one case of corruption of a minor, as well as another case that carried the same charge as well as endangerment of a child, both of which are...
News/crime and courts
October 20, 2015 - 2:02pm
October 18, 2015
Update: Belfield man killed in tractor rollover
SOUTH HEART -- A 67-year-old Belfield man died Saturday in a tractor rollover while he was loading hay bales in a ditch off Interstate 94 about 6 miles west of Dickinson. Kent D. Hart was working in the south ditch of the interstate with an International Farmall 656 tractor with...
October 18, 2015 - 7:20pm