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Automated appointments: Grand Forks firms use text, email for reminders
Some rural Minnesota businesses embrace solar to control energy costs
Dickinson residents help out their neighbors during recent snowstorm
No discussion of Cabinet job in Trump meeting, Heitkamp says
Heitkamp briefs Trump on pipeline protests during meeting with president-elect
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nation and world
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Women’s golf, baseball each add a recruit
Three from DSU volleyball honored
Hettinger-Scranton boys basketball looks to rebuild quickly, contend for top of region
Hettinger-Scranton Night Hawks girls basketball returns plenty of experience
Dickinson High gymnastics tops the field to start season
SULLIVAN: Read the School District Profile
OUR VIEW: Helping one another through a blizzard and keeping our kids safe online
RUGY: A holiday recipe for government growth
STOSSEL: Drain the Swamp!
BENSON: Billy Graham and C. S. Lewis
Lesa D. Saunders-Dicus
Samuel Denney, Jr.
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Elizabeth "Elsie" (Roller) Miller
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
September 26, 2015
Two years after the spill in Tioga: Cleanup of farmland chugs along with no end in sight
TIOGA – Two years after North Dakota’s largest oil pipeline spill, landowner Patty Jensen measures progress by how large the dirty pile of...
September 26, 2015 - 11:58pm
February 10, 2015
Company updates saltwater spill cleanup
WILLISTON – Cleanup crews have removed nearly 6 million gallons of water from the site of a pipeline rupture north of here, but a large amount of that water is believed to be snowmelt and freshwater from Blacktail Creek. Meadowlark Midstream, a subsidiary of Summit Midstream,...
February 10, 2015 - 4:09pm
June 21, 2014
Congestion plagues tornado cleanup: Outsiders kept out of Wessington Springs as recovery progresses
By Marcus Traxler Forum News Service WESSINGTON SPRINGS, S.D. — Wessington Springs remained off-limits to outsiders Friday because of concerns...
June 21, 2014 - 12:00am
April 30, 2014
Petroleum Council announces ‘Pick up the Patch!’ dates
The North Dakota Petroleum Council has announced the dates of this year’s “Pick up the Patch!” litter cleanup events. The events are hosted by energy companies in Oil Patch communities. “Our members are invested in our communities, and we want to support them and...
April 30, 2014 - 5:17pm
February 12, 2014
2 oil spills reported in McKenzie, Williams
Oil well sites in Williams and McKenzie counties reported oil spills Wednesday. A site operated by Zavanna LLC about 8 miles east of Williston released approximately 300 barrels, some of which was sprayed onto agricultural land, according to initial reports from the North Dakota...
February 12, 2014 - 11:15pm
October 18, 2013
Cleaning up Tioga's oil spill
TIOGA -- Alarm bells went off for Eric Haugstad as the Tesoro official listened to the conference call from San Antonio. Crews burned oil that...
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
July 14, 2013
Cleaning Killdeer: Volunteers come together to clear storm aftermath from airport
KILLDEER -- A few days after a powerful storm wreaked havoc on the Dunn County Airport, volunteers pitched in Saturday to remove debris from...
July 14, 2013 - 12:00am
May 16, 2013
Oil companies continue litter cleanup efforts
TIOGA -- Volunteers from oil and gas companies will clean up litter from roadways in Tioga today, continuing the North Dakota Petroleum Council's Pick Up the Patch initiative that has already involved 500 employees this spring. Dozens of energy companies have helped pick up more...
May 16, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2013
Talking Trash: From mattresses to car batteries, Dickinson sees littering taken to new heights
The white dots of bags and cans along the green ditches. The smashed fast food cups along the curbs. Fences full of plastic. This trash is more...
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
October 20, 2012
Bucyrus cleanup continues in wake of fire
A devastating fire may have destroyed much of Bucyrus this week, but the blaze should not affect its standing as a North Dakota city. "I think...
October 20, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2009
Whopper of a turnout for fish cleanup
"Only in North Dakota would this happen." That's what Greg Pruitt heard from a neighbor's daughter as he walked around his neighborhood located...
April 27, 2009 - 11:18pm
April 22, 2009
Community cleanup effort planned
Dickinson residents aren't going to sit around and wait for the dead fish floating in Patterson Lake to cleanup themselves. Greg Pruitt, who lives near the lake and regularly fishes it with the cooperation with the Bureau of Land Management, the Dickinson Parks and Recreation Department,...
April 22, 2009 - 11:25pm
March 5, 2009
Drilling planned for diesel cleanup
MANDAN (AP) -- Mandan officials say crews will drill at an angle to avoid tearing up Main Street while cleaning up a diesel spill. The spill under the city was discovered in 1984, and some estimate it may have totaled as much as 4 million gallons. A spokesman for the company cleaning...
March 5, 2009 - 8:02am
July 20, 2008
New law is working to force old oil well cleanup
BISMARCK -- A new law that forces owners of abandoned North Dakota oil wells - some more than 50 years old - to clean up their sites has worked so well that in less than a year, most wells it targeted are compliant or well on their way, a state official said. That's just what Tom...
July 20, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
City's spring cleanup begins
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am