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Public hearing shows mixed feelings towards proposed refinery
Gay couple who ordered wedding programs got pamphlets about Satan instead, lawsuit says
ND pipeline protester accused of shooting at officers set to change plea
NDSU's VP for research resigns after critical review, complaints
Northwood, ND community rallies around trucking, farm company impacted by fire
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California company buys Macy's space in Grand Forks, finds potential tenant
Apple pledges to spend $350 billion, bring 20,000 jobs to US within next five years
Annual cattle showcase “amazing” for small producers
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
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ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
Those box-top fundraisers? Just 'junk-food marketing' to kids, experts say
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
There were over 12,000 poison control calls for people eating laundry pods last year
Instant Pot users provide tips and recipes for latest kitchen gadget
Sicilian Swordfish and Rapini a healthy, fresh and flavorful meal
"It's a total turnaround": Inside the remarkable reversal of fortune for the Beach boys basketball team
Ex-MVP Morneau has no regrets as he retires for front-office role with Twins
Less than month after starting in bowl game, Washington State QB commits suicide, police say
Loons steadfast on adding players after several got away
UND hockey aims to end losing skid against Bulldogs this weekend
Commentary: In court arguments, State of North Dakota argues that Heitkamp’s 2012 election victory couldn’t be verified
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
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Department of Health
September 27, 2014
Officials: Unapproved GMO wheat find shouldn’t hurt exports
U.S. wheat exports should not be hurt by the second discovery of experimental Monsanto Co. genetically modified wheat growing in Montana where it was not approved, industry leaders said on Friday, because the wheat is not believed to be in commercial channels. The U.S. Department...
September 27, 2014 - 9:53pm
September 9, 2014
North Dakota records first West Nile death of 2014
BISMARCK – A woman over the age of 60 who died last week was North Dakota’s first West Nile virus-related death of 2014, the state Department of Health announced Tuesday.
September 9, 2014 - 3:23pm
September 8, 2014
Spill reported in Bowman County
MARMARTH —A pipeline leak caused 2,000 barrel of water to spill in Bowman County on Monday, the North Dakota Department of Health reported Wednesday. Oil company Denbury Onshore uses the water for enhanced oil recovery at a well 6 miles south of Marmarth. The water is higher in...
September 8, 2014 - 11:06pm
September 4, 2014
350-barrel brine spill reported near Belfield
BELFIELD — An estimated 350 barrels of brine, or salt water, leaked from a tank about 10 miles northwest of Belfield on Aug. 28, the North Dakota Department of Health reported Thursday. The well site is owned by Slawson Exploration Co., which reported the spill Thursday — a week...
September 4, 2014 - 10:55pm
September 2, 2014
Abused Adult Resource Center to get $350,000 grant
WASHINGTON — North Dakota’s Congressional delegation announced Tuesday agencies that support victims of domestic and sexual violence will receive more than $620,000 in grants. The Bismarck-based Abused Adult Resource Center will receive more than $350,000 in federal funds to...
September 2, 2014 - 9:38pm
August 31, 2014
14 hospitalized after visiting laundromat in Watford City
WATFORD CITY -- Fourteeen people have been hospitalized after visiting a laundromat in Watford City, according to a news release. Police and emergency services responded to the unnamed laundromat at approximately noon on Sunday, where an 18-year-old woman passed out. After the...
August 31, 2014 - 8:00pm
August 29, 2014
$270K to go to support services for sexual assault victims
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Justice has awarded the North Dakota Department of Health $270,447 to support agencies that serve victims of sexual assault. The funds are made available through the Sexual Assault Service Formula Grant Program, according to a news release from...
August 29, 2014 - 4:51pm
August 20, 2014
Oil spills into slough in Bottineau County
WESTHOPE — Three barrels of oil were released Sunday into a slough six miles southeast of Westhope in Bottineau County, North Dakota Department of Health officials said. The spill was discovered about at 2 p.m.
August 20, 2014 - 11:03pm
August 6, 2014
Oil, brine spill into Burke County slough
BISMARCK — About 100 barrels of brine and oil have been released into a slough near Lignite in Burke County, the North Dakota Department of Health reported. Initial data from Taqa North USA reports that brine, as well as a yet undetermined amount of oil, was released from a main...
August 6, 2014 - 11:15pm
July 25, 2014
Saltwater spills in McKenzie County
ARNEGARD — A Statoil pipeline in McKenzie County has leaked 75 barrels of saltwater, according to preliminary estimates by the company. Statoil believes the leak is less than a week old. An aerial inspection of the pipeline was conducted July 18, and no leak was observed, the North...
July 25, 2014 - 11:55pm
July 17, 2014
9 Minn. Applebee’s restaurants linked to E. coli outbreak
ST. PAUL, Minn. —The Minnesota Department of Health on Thursday released a list of nine Applebee’s locations linked to a recent outbreak of E. coli. People infected with the bacteria have reported eating at Minnesota Applebee’s restaurants in Bemidji, Blaine (two locations),...
July 17, 2014 - 11:59pm
Water spill near Marmarth, oil spill near Ray reported
BISMARCK — There has been a 2,000-barrel spill of water used for enhanced oil recovery from a flow line owned by Denbury Onshore approximately 8 miles southwest of Marmarth in Slope County, according to the North Dakota Department of Health. The water — about 63,000 gallons of...
June 17, 2014 - 11:05pm
June 13, 2014
Brine spill reported in Mountrail County releases 258 barrels
ROSS - The North Dakota Department of Health has reported a brine spill in Mountrail County, according to a press release. A tank on a Statoil well site six miles southwest of Ross overflowed, releasing 258 barrels of brine, according to an initial report. All of the spill has...
June 13, 2014 - 5:41pm
June 12, 2014
Hantavirus kills central North Dakotan
BISMARCK — A central North Dakota resident died “recently” due to complications from Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome, according to the state Department of Health. The rare disease is spread by infected rodent droppings, saliva and urine — not from human-to-human interaction. Hantavirus...
June 12, 2014 - 11:37pm
June 7, 2014
Brine spill reported at Bottineau County injection well site
BOTTINEAU — A spill at an injection well site owned by Denbury Onshore in Bottineau County released about 1,000 barrels, or 42,000 gallons, of brine, the North Dakota Department of Health said. A failed pipe fitting caused the spill, the department said. About 100 barrels, or 4,200...
June 7, 2014 - 12:01am