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Emergency services

August 11, 2016
One of 12 sirens in Dickinson is shown at Kostelecky Parkon Thursday. Sirens can sound for five reasons but usually indicate that residents should be seeking shelter. (Press Photo by Kalsey Stults)
Seeking shelter: Citizens encouraged to find own safety in severe weather
August 11, 2016 - 7:18pm
May 18, 2016
Keith Hughes is the only paid employee for New England's ambulance services.New England and Regent are hoping to have 51% of the public vote in favor of an ambulance district on June 14. (Press Photo by Kalsey Stults)
New England, Regent seek to combine ambulance districts
May 18, 2016 - 8:42pm
December 25, 2015
Dickinson Police Sgt. Mike Hanel stands in the Law Enforcement Center in Dickinson. Hanel worked through Christmas day and said the shift is “fairly uneventful.” (Press Photo by Andrew Haffner)
There in case of an emergency: Dickinson police, fire and EMT personnel talk about being on duty on Christmas
December 25, 2015 - 8:58pm
October 28, 2014
Press Photo by Nadya Faulx 
Valley Med Flight’s new helicopter sits on its pad outside the under-construction CHI St. Joseph’s Hospital Tuesday morning in Dickinson. The emergency helicopter service recently began operating in the Oil Patch city, just three months after previous provider Spirit Lifeline pulled out of North Dakota.
Valley Med lifts off: Medical helicopter service stationed at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Dickinson
October 28, 2014 - 11:10pm
October 3, 2014
McKenzie County briefly loses cellphone service
October 3, 2014 - 9:57pm
July 24, 2014
Dunn County can ‘Ping’ in case of emergency
July 24, 2014 - 12:34am
June 21, 2014
Killdeer ambulance sues documentarian
June 21, 2014 - 6:50pm
May 14, 2014
FNS Photo by Kevin Cederstrom
An injured worker taking part in a simulated oil rig emergency is loaded onto Trinity Health’s NorthStar Criticair helicopter and flown from the site during a safety exercise Wednesday near Mandaree.
When minutes and seconds matter: Company works to improve response to oil accidents
May 14, 2014 - 10:00pm
February 8, 2014
Press Photo by Katherine Lymn
Construction crews work on the garage for the new Killdeer Area Ambulance station on Jan. 28.
Killdeer Area Ambulance gets bigger station
February 8, 2014 - 11:11pm
February 4, 2014
Stark County sheriff questioned on overtime: Commissioner wants Tuhy's office to cut back
February 4, 2014 - 4:54pm
January 15, 2014
Halliday responders struggle with state radio
January 15, 2014 - 10:45pm
December 20, 2013
N.D. counties to get mobile alert system for emergencies
December 20, 2013 - 2:20pm
July 19, 2013
Matt Miller, a paramedic with the Dickinson Ambulance Service, checks an oxygen tank on Thursday. The 21-year-old was transferred from Sisseton, S.D., because of staffing concerns in Dickinson.
Ambulance services hurting in the Oil Patch
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
May 24, 2013
Press Photo by Dustin Monke
Killdeer Area Ambulance Service Manager Ann Hafner, left, chats with squad leader Stephanie Bren on the steps of the service's newly aquired ambulance on Thursday during an open house and groundbreaking for the service's new ambulance station.
Killdeer Area Ambulance Service working to keep up with oil's impact
May 24, 2013 - 12:00am
March 29, 2012
Oil Patch gets $12 million to help strained emergency services, including $200,000 each for ambulances in Belfield and Medora
March 29, 2012 - 11:10am