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Round and round the candy wheel goes
Coffee with the legislators
Fiery cook-off: Teams serve chili to raise money for fire departments
Hundreds turn out for auction benefiting Larimore families
NDSU student recognized for research project
Working on the railroads: BNSF announces expansion plans for Dickinson railways
Glendive residents OK to drink water: Some homes near oil spill report dark ooze after flushing tap
Price plunge: Grand Forks businesses consider the effects of lower crude prices
Pump stations for Alberta Clipper under construction
Refinery supporters encouraged by in-depth report
Monke: Spills in the state and a ‘State’ of laughter
Veeder: Spotting a childhood love in Nashville
Omdahl: Red alert! The Legislature is meeting
Our View: DSU improving mental health services good, spills ugly
Other Views: Enhanced driver’s license enhances recreation options
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
A place set apart: St. Wenceslaus Church renovation nears completion, dedication set Jan. 17
RockPile Energy to host Chili Cook-off: Benefit to support rural fire departments
Angelique "Angie" McDuffy Spencer
They’re Go Getters: Entrepreneurs begin food delivery service in Dickinson
Journeying the Narrow Path
Welcome to Bonus Stage: Boss rush
Jackie Hope: ‘Empire’ state of mind
Johnson: Being the light for others
Patriots healthy heading into Super Bowl
Morris expected to leave Redskins, join Falcons
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
Klein, Blue Hawks top Dakota State
French Open champ hosts clinic in Dickinson
2 Dickinson residents dead from gunshot wounds
Parties fined $25K for unpermitted work on saltwater disposal well site
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Industrial Commission voted Tuesday to impose a $25,000 civil penalty on four parties with ties to construction work done on a saltwater disposal well site in McKenzie County without a state permit. The complaint filed by Department of Mineral Resources...
Energy / Bakken
August 26, 2014 - 10:07pm
July 31, 2013
Oilfield company fined $1.5 million for disposal violation
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Industrial Commission levied $1.5 million in fines against an oil and gas operator Tuesday for violations that put a county's drinking water at risk, the largest civil penalty the commission has ever issued. The company, Halek Operating ND LLC, was accused...
Bakken / Energy / news / north dakota / oil
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
January 26, 2013
$700K in fines levied for wrongful sewage disposal
The North Dakota Department of Health on Friday announced more than a half-million dollars in penalties for two companies found to have improperly disposed of septic waste in the Oil Patch. The health department penalized MonDak Septic Service out of Stanley with a $200,000 fine...
news / oil
January 26, 2013 - 12:00am
Dickinson State to pay penalty with oil money
An appeal submitted by Dickinson State University over a fine slapped on the institution by the U.S. Department of Education last year has been rejected. The university announced Friday that it has agreed to pay a $32,500 penalty for not completing an enrollment data survey on time....
January 26, 2013 - 12:00am
January 25, 2013
Department of Ed upholds DSU fine for enrollment-related violations
Dickinson State University officials this week received news that the U.S. Department of Education has denied an appeal for a $32,500 fine for enrollment reporting infractions, they announced today. The infractions occurred during the 2010 and 2011 academic years, according to an...
DSU / education / local / news / north dakota
January 25, 2013 - 3:58pm
April 7, 2012
The problem with possessing human waste: Dickinson Police are seeing more people carrying urine
Area drug users carrying around other people's urine or synthetic urine is becoming an issue, officials say. "We see it on average probably two times a month where somebody will have urine," Dickinson Police Capt. David Wilkie said. "It's a problem." Authorities said some drug users...
April 7, 2012 - 12:00am
January 21, 2011
Bill to impose fines for driving on closed roads
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota lawmakers said Thursday they supported a $100 fine for drivers who skirt barriers and drive on roads that have been closed because of snowstorms, and some suggested they would back an even higher penalty. The North Dakota Senate's Political Subdivisions...
January 21, 2011 - 12:00am
City looks at limiting large loads on streets
In an effort to save Dickinson streets from damage, city officials have drafted an ordinance to enforce vehicle weight, size and load restrictions. The second reading of the proposed ordinance will be at the Nov.
October 21, 2010 - 12:00am
September 25, 2010
Oil companies fined in death of Hebron man
After months of investigation following the death of a man on an oil rig near Killdeer in April, two area companies have been issued thousands of dollars in proposed penalties. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued citations to Black Hills Trucking, Inc.
news / oil
September 25, 2010 - 12:00am
September 9, 2010
Patrons show a little too much skin at local tavern
A local watering hole received a $500 citation and a two-year monitoring period after a "wet T-shirt contest" and breast flashing ensued on July 24. The Evil Olive Pizzeria & Bar in Dickinson was found to be in violation of city ordinance governing the sale of alcoholic beverages...
September 9, 2010 - 12:00am
May 15, 2010
OSHA fines company $7,000 for oilfield death
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined a Montana company $7,000 after a worker died from injuries sustained while working for a seismograph crew near Beach. On March 5, about three miles north of Beach, Christopher Whalen, 22, of Havre, Mont., was performing...
local / news / oil
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am