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N.D. regulators grant more exceptions to gas flaring policy
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Patrick Hope: Red, white and Duke
Job Fair 2015
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Leier: Fishing is ‘better than ever’ in ND
Report: Miguel Sano coming up after Twins drop Kennys Vargas down to Double-A
Spring pheasant survey shows 2 to 12 percent increase from 2014
Dickinson Roughriders drop third contest of Wyoming road trip
Cramer: Stand up against EPA’s overreach on carbon regulations
Other Views: Supremes could learn from ND’s court
Canada prepares for (possibly) landmark election
A shift in the landscape
Other Views: The Welk home site is secure
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July 8, 2014
Video: Lightning strikes oilfield site: Tanks still smoldering day after fire started
ALEXANDER — Randy Roth was in the Wild Bison Travel Center when he heard the explosion that rocked the building. “I looked out and saw flames...
Energy / Bakken
July 8, 2014 - 12:23pm
July 7, 2014
Lightning causes fire, spill
ALEXANDER— A lightning strike Monday afternoon caused an explosion, fire and spill at an oilfield site in McKenzie County in western North...
news / north dakota
July 7, 2014 - 9:57pm
June 18, 2014
Let there be lightning
news / local
June 18, 2014 - 10:47pm
August 2, 2013
Lightning strikes can cause havoc at oilfield sites
WILLISTON - A lightning strike at a saltwater disposal well took only an instant, but the mess it created cost about $100,000 to clean up. The...
Energy / news / north dakota / oil
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
June 15, 2013
Lightning causes fire at facility
KEENE -- A lightning strike at a saltwater disposal facility near here caused an explosion and a fire Friday morning but did not cause any injuries. Jerry Samuelson, emergency manager for McKenzie County, said lightning struck a tank owned by Murex Petroleum about 8 a.m. Friday....
Energy / news / oil
June 15, 2013 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
Lightning strikes 50-year-old tree
Lawrence Schilla looks at the 50-year-old green ash tree that was hit by lightning at 9 p.m. Thursday in his yard at 620 Ninth Ave. W. He said...
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Hot and dry: Fires spark across region
Gladstone The Gladstone Fire Department put out two field fires about 10 miles south of Gladstone on Wednesday, Fire Chief Joe Wanner said. Both fires were caused by sparks created by rocks hitting haying equipment, he said. "It was Mother Nature and machines starting to clash,"...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
July 24, 2011
Friday storm causes big scare, little damage
Friday night's storm didn't quite live up to its potential, according to National Weather Service spokesman Harlan Wetzel. Although warnings were issued, thunderstorm and tornado sirens went off and many people were advised to seek shelter, damage reports were few. "We had small...
July 24, 2011 - 12:00am
May 11, 2011
Lightning strikes tree, starts fire
Tree branches and scurrying firefighters were scattered on Seventh Avenue West in Dickinson after a lightning strike ignited the home of Mike...
May 11, 2011 - 12:00am
October 22, 2009
3 N.D. lakes closed to fishing
Anglers are reminded that three North Dakota lakes will close to fishing for several months beginning in November. As in past years, McDowell Dam in Burleigh County and Lightning Lake in McLean County are closed to fishing from Nov. 1 through March 31, according to the North Dakota...
October 22, 2009 - 12:00am