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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Ex-teammate: Garcia can be 'pretty special'
UND plans to continue playing unique, showcase hockey games
Red Bulls blank Minnesota United for 5th in row
West Fargo's Metz loses heartbreaker in Junior Greco-Roman title match
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June 13, 2017
High winds push rail cars, cause derailment near ND mill
GRAND FORKS — High winds caused a train car to partially derail Tuesday, June 13, after pushing a string of 15 empty cars as far as a...
June 13, 2017 - 2:23pm
March 10, 2017
Ethanol train derails, bursts into flames in Iowa
NEW YORK -- More than two dozen tank cars hauling ethanol derailed Friday morning, March 10, in northwestern Iowa, causing some to catch fire and sending an unknown volume of the biofuel into a nearby creek, according to the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board. There were no...
March 10, 2017 - 1:40pm
February 7, 2017
VIDEO: Bad train car axle likely to blame for explosive 2013 derailment in ND, final NTSB report says
CASSELTON, N.D. — In releasing a long-awaited investigation report, the National Transportation Safety Board said a defective axle that broke...
February 7, 2017 - 8:29pm
January 31, 2017
Final report on 2013 Casselton train derailment expected next week
CASSELTON, N.D. — A report is expected to be released next week that will provide the probable cause for a major train derailment near...
January 31, 2017 - 4:35pm
December 29, 2016
Three years later, federal investigation of ND oil train blast coming to an end
CASSELTON, N.D. — It's been three years since a train derailment near here triggered an explosion that sent a massive fireball into the...
December 29, 2016 - 6:48pm
November 3, 2015
Heat caused Montana train derailments, BNSF says
CULBERTSON, Mont. – Two July train derailments in eastern Montana, including one that spilled 35,000 gallons of Bakken crude, were caused by tracks that buckled in the heat, according to BNSF Railway. BNSF attributes the July 16 incident that caused 22 oil tankers to derail...
November 3, 2015 - 5:18pm
July 18, 2015
Tracks reopen after second northeast Montana train derailment
CULBERTSON, Mont. – Railroad tracks have reopened in northeast Montana as crews continue removing wreckage from a crude oil train derailment....
July 18, 2015 - 12:13pm
July 17, 2015
Oil train hits powerline as it derails in NE Montana
CULBERTSON, Mont. – An oil train derailed in northeastern Montana on Thursday and struck a powerline pole as it derailed but has not caused any fires or injuries, officials said Friday. “We’re real lucky it didn’t go bang,” said Chief Deputy Corey Reum with the Roosevelt...
July 17, 2015 - 7:30pm
July 16, 2015
Railroad tracks reopen in northeast Montana
BLAIR, Mont. – The railroad tracks have reopened in northeastern Montana after crews made repairs after a train derailment earlier this week. The tracks reopened about 12:15 p.m. Mountain Time Thursday, said Matt Jones, spokesman for BNSF Railway. Nine rail cars derailed...
News/Nation and World
July 16, 2015 - 5:19pm
May 8, 2015
Track was inspected day before derailment, FRA says
HEIMDAL, N.D. – Railroad tracks where an oil train derailed Wednesday in central North Dakota had been inspected by BNSF Railway a day earlier...
May 8, 2015 - 7:18pm
May 7, 2015
GF, Devils Lake firefighters assist in derailment response
HEIMDAL, N.D. - Shortly after a BNSF oil tanker train derailed Wednesday morning, sending fire and thick black smoke into the air, regional emergency...
May 7, 2015 - 8:03pm
Southwest ND prepared for Wells County-like disaster
The network of emergency response agencies in and around Dickinson is solid, authorities said a day after an oil-train derailment outside of...
May 7, 2015 - 7:42pm
Other Views: Clear up confusion over stabilization’s role
GRAND FORKS -- More oil spilled in U.S. train accidents in 2013 than in all the years from 1975 to 2012 combined, McClatchy News Service has reported. And if Wednesday’s derailment near Heimdal, N.D., is any indication, 2015 is on its way to being another “banner” year. But...
May 7, 2015 - 6:12pm
UPDATE: Wheel fragments ‘of great interest’ in derailment investigation
Updated 6:35 p.m. HEIMDAL, N.D. – Wheel fragments found at the scene of a fiery oil train derailment here are “of great interest” to...
May 7, 2015 - 10:02am
May 6, 2015
Derailment focuses attention on lack of Minnesota rail deal
ST. PAUL - A North Dakota oil train derailment reinforces the fact that Minnesota legislators have a week and a half left in their 2015 session...
News/Nation and World
May 6, 2015 - 7:20pm