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Wildfire, Night Hawks prepare for a battle in the trenches
Trio of sophomores proving vital for Titans
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Buxton powers Twins past Royals
Morlock's versatility to be tested as the Bison starting fullback
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
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New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
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May 7, 2014
Board recommends route for proposed Red River Water Supply Project
FARGO — The board behind the proposed Red River Valley Water Supply Project once again endorsed a pipeline route that follows a corridor that already has much of the right of way secured. The vote Monday by the Lake Agassiz Water Authority board will be presented to the North...
May 7, 2014 - 6:38pm
April 17, 2014
Attempt to pull stolen pickup from Missouri River falls short
BISMARCK — Divers and a towing crew tried unsuccessfully Thursday to retrieve a stolen pickup that broke through the ice on the Missouri River...
April 17, 2014 - 5:22pm
March 15, 2014
Water and oil mix: Oil around flooded well believed to be contained
TRENTON — Containment booms are surrounding a flooded oil well near the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers to prevent oil that...
March 15, 2014 - 3:27pm
March 14, 2014
Flooded well spills oil into river
TRENTON – Oil from one well has spilled into floodwaters near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers, where the rising waters...
March 14, 2014 - 6:26pm
March 13, 2014
Flooding affects oil wells near confluence of Yellowstone, Missouri rivers
WILLISTON – State officials are monitoring oil wells that are being affected by flooding near the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers, the North Dakota Department of Health said. The flooding is a result of ice jams downstream from the well sites. Water levels...
March 13, 2014 - 6:08pm
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
February 4, 2014
Legislators look at water pipeline en route to Red River
FARGO — A key issue to decide whether the state joins local governments in a partnership to pipe Missouri River water to the Red River Valley: splitting the cost, estimated to range from $800 million to $1.1 billion. Backers of the proposed Red River Valley Water Supply Project...
February 4, 2014 - 10:38pm
January 31, 2014
Pickup that went into river likely stolen
BISMARCK — A pickup that was reported stolen is likely the pickup that was seen driving into the Missouri River this week. Bismarck police recovered a license plate from ice on the river that matched the plate of the stolen pickup. Police said a red 1998 Chevrolet G10 pickup was...
January 31, 2014 - 11:53pm
January 29, 2014
$781 million plan to pipe Missouri River water to Red River Valley gaining momentum, officials say
FARGO — The longstanding goal of diverting Missouri River water to supplement water supplies in the Red River Valley is gaining momentum as a state and local initiative. Backers of the Red River Water Supply Project will brief legislators in Fargo next week on route possibilities...
January 29, 2014 - 9:28pm
January 27, 2014
Bismarck police investigate report of pickup in Missouri River
Note:This story has been change from its original version to include the correct first name of Sgt. Mark Buschena. BISMARCK – Police here are investigating a report that a pickup drove onto the Missouri River and broke through the ice Sunday night. Sgt. Mark Buschena said...
January 27, 2014 - 4:47pm
August 19, 2013
Corps archaeologists study Missouri River's past
PIERRE -- Sometimes during high water the Missouri River will carve away one of its banks like an old man turning out his pockets to bring things to light -- scrapers and knives made of Knife River flint, hoes and squash knives made of bison bone, 19th century toy horses made of pewter...
August 19, 2013 - 10:06am
Hoeven: A victory for the Missouri River Basin
This week, we scored a major victory for the people who live and work throughout the Missouri River basin. The U.S. Senate passed the States' Water Rights Act, legislation I introduced and attached to the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) to bar the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am
May 16, 2013
US Senate votes to ban fees for Missouri River water
FARGO -- A proposal to charge for water in Missouri River reservoirs would be banned under legislation passed Wednesday by the U.S. Senate. The States' Water Rights Act, sponsored by Sens.
May 16, 2013 - 12:00am
March 2, 2013
Lake team to answer: What if?
NEW TOWN -- A December oil well blowout east of here had minimal effect on Lake Sakakawea, but it was too close for comfort for those who love the lake. "Our concern was: What if? What if that water hadn't been ice covered? What if it was spring?" said Terry Fleck, chairman of the...
March 2, 2013 - 12:00am
May 29, 2012
Sens. Blunt, Hoeven touring Missouri River sites
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt and North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven plan to make their own inspections of dams and levees along the Missouri River. The senators plan to embark Tuesday on a two-day tour that will take them from Montana to Missouri with members of...
May 29, 2012 - 7:58am