Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Minnesota congressman joins 30 others in skipping Trump inauguration
Britain will not seek 'half in, half out' EU deal, May says
Most North Dakota airports take hit last year amid low oil prices, depressed Canadian dollar
MLK's daughter says 'God can triumph over Trump'
ND man accused of dragging horse down road with trailer, hitting man with rifle
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
5 Ways to Ensure Your Small Business is In Lending Shape in 2017
U.S. high school soccer concussions on the rise, study finds
Packers-Cowboys, Steelers-Chiefs draw huge audiences
Zimmer: No timetable on Vikings QB Bridgewater's return
Kicker lifts Steelers past Chiefs to advance to AFC title game
Rodgers almost speechless after Packers thrilling win to advance to NFC championship
Port: The Ringling Brothers Circus has a monument in North Dakota
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
AstroBob: Aurora -- the big picture from 518 miles up
Port: Legislative session has been embarrassing in the early going
Swift: Life is not so 'Rosy' with new Roomba
Shirley A. Dvorak
Kim F. Krull
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
May 25, 2016
Company has 11 spills in Oil Patch already this year
MARMATH -- A Denbury Resources saltwater spill near Marmarth last week was the 11th for the company this year as it continues to deal with enforcement actions for previous pollution incidents. The company is under a notice of violation with the North Dakota Department of Health for...
May 25, 2016 - 8:04pm
August 12, 2015
Intern discovers rare fossil in Marmath
MARMARTH — A North Dakota Geological Survey intern uncovered a rare fossil during a public fossil dig in southwest North Dakota last month. Bismarck...
August 12, 2015 - 11:11pm
November 2, 2014
Bowman woman killed in crash near Little Missouri River bridge
MARMARTH — A Bowman woman has died after totaling her car. Ashley M. Sense, 20, was driving west at approximately 11 p.m. Friday on Highway 12 on the east side of Marmarth when she failed to negotiate a curve in the road, according to a report from the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The...
November 2, 2014 - 10:59pm
October 31, 2014
Water spill in Bowman County
MARMARTH — Nearly 400 barrels of water used for enhanced oil recovery were spilled in Bowman County, according to the North Dakota Department of Health. The spill began at a well owned by Denbury Onshore after a pipeline broke six miles south of Marmarth. According to the health...
October 31, 2014 - 6:09pm
September 8, 2014
Spill reported in Bowman County
MARMARTH —A pipeline leak caused 2,000 barrel of water to spill in Bowman County on Monday, the North Dakota Department of Health reported Wednesday. Oil company Denbury Onshore uses the water for enhanced oil recovery at a well 6 miles south of Marmarth. The water is higher in...
September 8, 2014 - 11:06pm
August 1, 2014
North Dakota DOT announces detour, construction projects
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Transportation will begin working on two highways next week. Construction will also begin Tuesday on U.S. Highway 12 between Marmarth to Bowman, according to a press release. Resurfacing work is expected to last through August. Speeds will...
August 1, 2014 - 10:50pm
June 17, 2014
Water spill near Marmarth, oil spill near Ray reported
BISMARCK — There has been a 2,000-barrel spill of water used for enhanced oil recovery from a flow line owned by Denbury Onshore approximately 8 miles southwest of Marmarth in Slope County, according to the North Dakota Department of Health. The water — about 63,000 gallons of...
June 17, 2014 - 11:05pm
June 7, 2014
Physical, ‘spiritual’ repair for Marmarth church: Denver pastor revives abandoned chapel building
MARMARTH — For at least 15 years, the Marmarth Bible Church sat abandoned after its pastor unexpectedly left town. Marmarth fostered an agricultural...
June 7, 2014 - 11:59pm
April 14, 2014
What to do with Dakota: State negotiating to keep mummified Marmarth dinosaur in Heritage Center
BISMARCK — The future of a rare mummified dinosaur discovered in North Dakota and now prominently displayed in the state’s newly expanded...
April 14, 2014 - 10:47pm
February 12, 2014
Summer public fossil digs announced
The North Dakota Geological Survey’s paleontology department announced Wednesday the dates and locations of its summer 2014 public fossil digs, including two in southwest North Dakota. Each site will highlight a different period of North Dakota’s geologic time, according to a...
February 12, 2014 - 3:41pm
January 9, 2014
Brine spill reported in Bowman County, got into creek
MARMARTH — About 50 barrels of saltwater leaked from a pipeline approximately 9.5 miles south of Marmarth, and got into the nearby Kid Creek stream. The saltwater, which has three to four times the salinity of “what we’d like to see,” leaked from an underground pipeline...
January 9, 2014 - 4:02pm
December 2, 2013
Pipeline leak did not reach Little Missouri
MARMARTH – Last week’s pipeline leak that spilled 17,000 barrels of saltwater near the Montana-North Dakota state line has not affected the Little Missouri River, the North Dakota Department of Health said Monday. Cleanup on the North Dakota area affected by the spill is complete...
December 2, 2013 - 5:30pm
November 26, 2013
Pipeline leak spills 17,000 barrels of saltwater in Bowman County
MARMARTH — A saltwater pipeline leak in Montana has released 17,000 barrels of brine, polluting more than a mile of a creek in the Badlands of southwest North Dakota, authorities said Tuesday. The spill, reported Monday by Denbury Onshore, reached the Big Gumbo Creek and flowed...
November 26, 2013 - 3:38pm
June 2, 2012
NCLB: Many southwest North Dakota schools fail to meet progress goals
More than half of the schools in southwest North Dakota failed to meet the goals of the Adequate Yearly Progress test instituted by No Child...
June 2, 2012 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Cattle ranching a way of life; Ron Eagon keeps it in the family
Ronald Eagon dreamt of being a carpenter until he was in the eighth grade and was tapped to take over his father's farm. He left the farm to...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am