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The Dickinson Press
Press Pass, Sunday, August 28
Trump vows crackdown on immigrants who overstay visas if elected
Abused and exploited, child migrants in Italy dream of better life
Red River Valley storms produce tornadoes, 3-inch hail
Second case of babies switched in Canadian hospital shakes community
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Scoreboard of August 28, 2016
Oak Grove tops Heart River football
Dickinson State volleyball drops to 0-4
Midgets swimming qualifies 3 for state at first meet
Schnepf: As clear as the new video boards, one thing is certain: Bison just find a way to win
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
good bad and ugly
Robert James Zimbrick
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
George F. Anton
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
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. Bankruptcy Court in Denver on Friday,...
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
Aid delivered to Divide County
CROSBY - Aid is being delivered to residents of Divide County, where some rural communities are still without potable water following a water...
March 16, 2015 - 3:38pm
February 12, 2015
$12M announced in highway funding
WASHINGTON — Flood-impacted communities in North Dakota will receive nearly $12 million in federal funding to support highway and road repairs, members of the state Congressional delegation announced Thursday. The Divide County Basin will receive about $6.2 million. The Southern...
February 12, 2015 - 5:37pm
January 9, 2015
Officers charged, suspended over Tioga gun incident
TIOGA — Two Tioga police officers face felony charges over a training session during which an AK-47 was fired into a landfill. Brothers Joshua and Nathaniel McNally were getting ready to tee off June 19 on the third hole at the Tioga Golf Course, when their game was interrupted...
News/crime and courts
January 9, 2015 - 11:23pm
December 3, 2014
Small brine spill contained after impacting soil
MCGREGOR -- The North Dakota Department of Health reports 15 barrels of brine has been spilled in Divide County about 6 miles northwest of McGregor. Initial data from Continental Resources, Inc., states the oilfield produced water or brine was released due to a gasket leak on...
December 3, 2014 - 3:50pm