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Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
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July 9, 2014
Pipeline company says spill contained: Three Affiliated Tribes to take over investigation on leak into Missouri River
MANDAREE — The owner of a pipeline that is leaking near the Missouri River said Wednesday that the leak has been contained. In a statement issued Wednesday, Crestwood Midstream Partners said an emergency response team has been on site and “working around the clock” to implement...
July 9, 2014 - 10:46pm
Pipeline leaks near Missouri River
MANDAREE -- Authorities are responding to a pipeline leak near the Missouri River in northwest North Dakota. An oil sheen has appeared on the Missouri River, said Jerry Samuelson, emergency manager for McKenzie County. He said the leaking pipeline was being used to carry...
July 9, 2014 - 1:33pm
May 30, 2014
Heitkamp decries Army Corps for water charges: Senator: ‘We have to bring the promise of water to those who wait’
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., decried U.S. Army Corps of Engineers attempts to charge for Lake Sakakawea water during a visit to Dickinson on...
May 30, 2014 - 11:28pm
May 27, 2014
Inspectors find two pipelines leaked oil, gas into Sakakawea tributary last week
BISMARCK – Last week’s spill of petroleum products into a tributary of Lake Sakakawea has been traced to two leaking pipelines located within about 10 feet of each other, a North Dakota Department of Health official said Tuesday. Karl Rockeman, director of the Division of...
May 27, 2014 - 3:09pm
May 23, 2014
Officials investigate pipeline leak near Sand Creek
CHARLSON — About 10 to 20 gallons of a petroleum product have spilled into Sand Creek, a tributary of Lake Sakakawea, the North Dakota Department of Health said Friday. The product that spilled has not been positively identified, but appears to be associated with a pipeline...
May 23, 2014 - 6:19pm
May 13, 2014
Act would stop extra Missouri water charges
A new addition to the Water Resources Development Act would stop North Dakotans from being charged extra for Missouri River reservoir water by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. U.S. Sen. John Hoeven said state residents and businesses have a legal right to the water in the river...
May 13, 2014 - 6:41pm
March 7, 2014
Group floats idea of a ferry across Lake Sakakawea
WILLISTON — A ferry to float vehicles across Lake Sakakawea could relieve traffic on overburdened Oil Patch highways, a group working to plan western North Dakota’s future said. Members of the Vision West ND Consortium voted this week to fund a study to explore the feasibility...
March 7, 2014 - 5:14pm
February 25, 2014
Farrell to Army Corps: ‘Butt out’: North Dakota officials question agency practices
The feud over who controls access to Missouri River water in the state flared up at the North Dakota Reclamation Conference on Tuesday the Astoria Hotel & Suites. Daniel Farrell, hydrologist manager for the North Dakota State Water Commission, said the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
February 25, 2014 - 11:47pm
January 24, 2014
New map makes North Dakota oil, saltwater spill data interactive
An independent cartographer has put 14 years of oilfield spill data in a new format, but not everyone says it tells the whole story. Bozeman,...
January 24, 2014 - 11:40pm
January 20, 2014
Coalition opposes 'extraordinary places' rules
BISMARCK — A coalition of oil producers and royalty owners came out Monday against a proposal being considered by the North Dakota Industrial Commission that would set rules to minimize the impact of oil drilling on so-called “extraordinary places.” The Oklahoma-based Royalty...
January 20, 2014 - 10:46pm
December 19, 2013
Stenehjem unveils list of 'extraordinary' sites, proposed requirements for drilling on them
BISMARCK – Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem drew mixed reactions Thursday to his much-anticipated list of “extraordinary places” in North...
December 19, 2013 - 12:40pm
November 5, 2013
Lake Sakakawea salmon spawn surpasses goal
BISMARCK — Fisheries crews conducting an annual salmon spawning operation on Lake Sakakawea on the Missouri River in North Dakota say they found good numbers of fish throughout the run, enabling them to exceed their goal. Crews collected 1.9 million eggs, easily surpassing the...
November 5, 2013 - 10:18am
October 10, 2013
ND awaits detailed proposal on fee for Lake Sakakawea, Lake Oahe water
FARGO -- North Dakota water officials still are waiting to see details of a federal proposal they vigorously oppose -- a so-called storage fee for water drawn from Lake Sakakawea or Lake Oahe. The proposal by the Army Corps of Engineers first was floated in 2010, but the agency has...
October 10, 2013 - 12:00am
August 18, 2013
Precious resource: Western states coalition opposes federal water fee
FARGO -- North Dakota is now backed by the collective voice of a coalition of Western states in denouncing a federal proposal to charge for commercial...
August 18, 2013 - 12:00am
June 24, 2013
Montana man drowns in Lake Sakakawea
MANDAREE -- A Montana man is presumed drowned in Lake Sakakawea after he fell out of a boat and crews unsuccessfully searched for him over the weekend, an official said. Authorities received a report about 9:20 a.m. Saturday that a man who was fishing in the Skunk Bay area fell out...
June 24, 2013 - 10:05pm