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Federal judge extends order blocking Trump's travel ban from six Muslim countries
DSU hosts Teddy Talks
Pipeline system that leaked at risk of future failures, regulators say
Regulations rollback a relief for energy industry, worry for environmentalists
Tribe seeks greater share of oil tax revenue in final weeks of session
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
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Few changes for Midgets as they prepare to defend state baseball title
Dickinson's ballpark gets a once-over before hosting Legion Regional tournament this summer
Former Blue Hawk Brown optimistic about pro day performance
UND commit flies into Grand Forks from Boston, finds out hockey program is getting cut
UPDATE: UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Port: 'This will ultimately enhance your privacy' Congressman Cramer says of controversial internet bill
Port: Planned Parenthood's fake news and Burgum's first veto
McFeely: Do Democrats have buyer's remorse with Burgum?
Port: 'We cannot be an identity politics party,' says man who wants to lead ND Democrats
Port: Reform to North Dakota’s oil spill guidelines is imperfect but an improvement over the status quo
Paul E. Paulson
Frances Ann Roll
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
MBI Energy Services
March 12, 2017
MBI committed to community
MBI Energy Services recently demonstrated its commitment to Belfield by donating an automatic external defibrillator (AED) to the Masons of Roosevelt...
March 12, 2017 - 7:00am
October 11, 2016
Coat drive helps those in need stay warm
Kids in the Dickinson area will stay warm this winter, thanks to the coats, gloves, hats and scarves that were donated during the second "Spread...
October 11, 2016 - 12:25pm
August 17, 2016
MBI raises $34,000 for Make-A-Wish
MBI Energy Services announced this week that it raised $34,000 in proceeds from its Bakken BBQ to support Make-A-Wish’s efforts to help local children suffering from life-threatening medical conditions. MBI presidented Daviney McKay, a Make-A-Wish kid from Golden Valley, with the...
August 17, 2016 - 6:06pm
May 4, 2016
Davis Refinery discussion tabled by Billings County Commission
MEDORA—The Billings County Commission—and specifically the topic of rezoning more than 700 acres of land for the proposed Davis Refinery...
May 4, 2016 - 9:52am
November 9, 2015
Brine water spills at MBI training facility
BELFIELD -- About 250 barrels of produced brine water spilled at the MBI Energy Services training facility three miles east of Belfield on Monday, the North Dakota Department of Health reported. The water was released when a pipe fitting broke. According to the report, a portion...
November 9, 2015 - 5:33pm
October 24, 2015
Building through a bust: Area oilfield service leaders say they’re using 2015 slowdown to improve their businesses
Jim Arthaud doesn't look like a man at the helm of a multimillion-dollar oilfield services company. Wearing a polo shirt and baseball cap...
October 24, 2015 - 11:21pm
Crane companies feeling brunt of energy slowdown
While active drilling rigs serve as a barometer for the economic situation in western North Dakota's energy industry, one aspect that is often...
October 24, 2015 - 9:56pm
September 26, 2015
Local oil industry representative Duane Jesch honored with 2015 Outstanding Public Service Award
The North Dakota Petroleum Council awarded Dickinson native and resident Duane Jesch with the 2015 Outstanding Public Service Award for an industry representative at the council’s annual meeting Tuesday. Other honorees also included Kathleen Neset, president of wellsite services...
September 26, 2015 - 4:28pm
March 14, 2015
Safety first: MBI’s unique program takes oilfield training slow
Troy Ohlhausen never lets the needle on his pickup's speedometer go beyond 10 mph when he's on an oilfield site -- even if the site where he's...
March 14, 2015 - 9:52pm
March 24, 2014
Hannity to speak at Williston Basin Petroleum Conference
Conservative pundit Sean Hannity has been announced as a keynote speaker for the 22nd annual Williston Basin Petroleum Conference. Hannity will speak at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, May 22 at the Bismarck Civic Center. The TV and radio talk show host will record segments for his radio...
March 24, 2014 - 9:42am
January 28, 2014
MBI Energy Services combs Fargo area to fill high-paying trucking jobs
FARGO – If you’re the sort who can wrap a truck tire with 70 pounds of chain, by yourself, at night, in a snowstorm, then MBI Energy Services...
January 28, 2014 - 6:02pm
September 5, 2012
Oil field housing, training facility gains ground with rezone approval: Stark Co. Commission OK's request; MBI to finalize construction plans
With protests by a neighbor lingering in the air, the Stark County Commission on Tuesday approved a rezoning request for 78 acres of Belfield land that Missouri Basin Inc.
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
August 31, 2012
MBI plans training facility: Zoning Board approves land rezone near Belfield; some residents protest
Despite protests from residents, Stark County's Planning and Zoning Board on Thursday approved a request to rezone 78 acres of land from agricultural to industrial near Belfield, which is planned for purchase to construct a training and employee housing unit for Missouri Basin Inc....
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
August 30, 2012
Belfield company seeks training, housing facility: Landowner to make rezone request to Stark County Planning and Zoning Board today
Stark County's Planning and Zoning Board will receive a request today to have 78 acres of land rezoned for use by Missouri Basin Inc. Energy Services in Belfield as a training and housing facility for its employees. Landowner Brian Dolyniuk of Beach said Missouri Basin Inc.
August 30, 2012 - 12:00am
June 22, 2012
Housing fund lags in ND oil country
BISMARCK (AP) -- Farmers Gary and Alvina Skogen contributed what they could to a fund that supports the construction of affordable housing for seniors and others living primarily in North Dakota's booming Oil Patch. "Some people are victims of the boom and that's what we were thinking...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am