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Honeybees may be dying in larger numbers due to climate change
Proposed ND ballot measure to prevent noncitizen voting moves forward
Trump cancels June summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un
ND man charged with interfering with 911 call
Houston police chief 'hit rock bottom' after Santa Fe shooting. Then came a nasty feud with the NRA.
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Oil company leaders say downturn made Bakken stronger
Zinke emphasizes partnering with oil industry at ND conference
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
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Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
People who sleep in on weekends avoid dying young, study suggests
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
State Class B speech results listed
Observing more than 160 years as educators
Twins reinstate Miguel Sano from disabled list
Celtics clamp down on Cavs, take 3-2 series edge
Summit League to move offices to Sioux Falls
Caps blank Lightning, return to finals after 20 years
Fowles' double-double leads Lynx past Wings
The harsh taste of gold
Commentary: The public deserves better vetting of candidates
Commentary: Podcast: NDGOP Chairman says 'party will take a look at' background checks for candidates
McFeely: Recently branded obsolete by GOP, Jaeger back in the game
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February 26, 2018
Pipeline leak spills 8,400 gallons of produced water in Divide County
FORTUNA, N.D. -- The North Dakota Department of Health is responding to a pipeline leak that spilled about 200 barrels, or 8,400 gallons, of...
February 26, 2018 - 2:31pm
December 28, 2017
Man claims ND sheriff was drunk during investigation, drinks on the job
CROSBY, N.D.—A northwest North Dakota man who claims that Divide County Sheriff Lauren Throntveit was intoxicated while investigating a...
December 28, 2017 - 6:55pm
February 6, 2017
Driver enters guilty plea in August fatal crash near Crosby
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — A man accused of causing a crash that killed a father and two children in Divide County pleaded guilty to manslaughter...
February 6, 2017 - 7:14pm
September 26, 2016
Driver charged with manslaughter in crash that killed father, 2 daughters
NOONAN -- A driver who caused a crash that killed two children and their father in Divide County in northwest North Dakota last month is now facing manslaughter charges.Police say William Koehler, 49, of Florida, was using his cell phone moments before rear-ending a car that was stopped...
September 26, 2016 - 5:56pm
July 1, 2016
FSA names new Dunn County director
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency has named four new North Dakota county executive directors on Friday. The new county director for Dunn County is Matthew Prindiville Other new directors are Brandon Weber in Burke County, Pam Solem in Divide County and Evan...
July 1, 2016 - 5:06pm
August 11, 2015
Source of Divide pipeline leak not detected for days
CROSBY — The company that owns a saltwater pipeline that leaked last week in Divide County shut down its system after detecting a problem,...
August 11, 2015 - 11:45pm
July 25, 2015
Social worker out to fill gaps in Oil Patch care
CROSBY — A recent University of North Dakota graduate is helping fill a shortage of social workers in the Oil Patch, and now she hopes other...
July 25, 2015 - 11:25pm
June 22, 2015
Health department responds to two brine spills
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Health responded Monday to two brine spills from oil sites in northwest North Dakota that affected nearby wetlands. A pipeline leak spilled an estimated 39 barrels, 1,638 gallons, of brine about 9 miles north of McGregor in Divide County,...
June 22, 2015 - 3:59pm
June 18, 2015
Land Board approves $1.2 M in grants
BISMARCK – The Board of University and School Lands awarded more than $1.2 million Thursday to communities affected by rapid oil development. Three counties and three townships each received an energy impact grant totaling $205,378 for road maintenance and repair projects. The...
June 18, 2015 - 8:12pm
May 11, 2015
N.D. driller American Eagle Energy files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
American Eagle Energy Corp. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the latest energy company forced to restructure because of depressed oil and gas prices. Listing about $215 million in debts, American Eagle Energy filed its petition in U.S.
May 11, 2015 - 11:14am
May 10, 2015
Couple finds new opportunities in Oil Patch after slowdown
CROSBY — Low oil prices forced Daisy Delaney to park her truck in January after she had been hauling water in the Bakken oilfields for about...
May 10, 2015 - 12:00am
April 12, 2015
On Bakken’s fringe, business owners needing to get creative
FORTUNA, N.D. – When an Arizona couple opened up a bar and dorm-style lodging for oilfield workers last year in far northwest North Dakota,...
April 12, 2015 - 2:01am
On the fringe: Businesses get creative with oil slowdown
FORTUNA — When an Arizona couple opened up a bar and dorm-style lodging for oilfield workers last year in far northwest North Dakota, the bar...
April 12, 2015 - 12:00am
March 24, 2015
Boil order lifted for some Divide County towns
A boil order for tap water in the northwest towns of Fortuna, Columbus and Noonan has been lifted. The North Dakota Department of Health declared...
March 24, 2015 - 8:24pm
March 16, 2015
Northwestern ND water break may be fixed
CROSBY, N.D. -- It appeared water would be restored to the communities of Crosby, Fortuna, Noonan and Columbus in far northwestern North Dakota sometime late Monday evening when a second attempt to repair a broken water pipeline looked successful. The Western Area Water Supply...
March 16, 2015 - 10:51pm