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In marriage, some secrets should be kept secret
Jon Hauser: Symbols of my life
Conversations about sexual assault have changed, but perceptions about victims persist
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Mike Jacobs: Hermit thrushes 'fall' into Grand Forks
Spotless for spring: 8 areas to deep clean for a sparkling home
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
Rock art ‘bugs’ come to life
Should pregnant mothers hang up their cell phones?
New study analyzes student loan refinancing process
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Penguins clobber Capitals to take 2-0 series lead
Dickinson High boys golf finishes 12th at East-West Classic
DSU baseball settles for split after game one walk-off
Dickinson High pitchers stymie Sabers
Blue Hawk softball rolls, then falls in extras to Viterbo
Port: Hey Republicans, put Carlson and Wardner on the bench next session
ERICKSON: Don't just do something
HARROP: Can we think our way past robots?
Port: Things got a little weird at the end of North Dakota’s 2017 session
Port: Former Congressman Rick Berg not ruling out 2018 campaign
Frank H. @13@@10@Schafer, Jr.
Mary Margaret Wolf
Theodore M. Hecker
Mary Margaret Wolf
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
ND Department of Health
May 23, 2016
Official: Town violated rules by demolishing old bank once sought by white supremacist Cobb
BISMARCK – A North Dakota Department of Health official said Monday the city of Antler violated state law when it demolished an old bank building that white supremacist Craig Cobb had once wanted to convert into a church. Environmental Scientist Jane Kangas said city officials...
May 23, 2016 - 6:01pm
March 1, 2016
10,000 gallons of gasoline released into soil at rural Bakken station
ALEXANDER -- An underground storage tank structurally failed Feb. 25 at a Bakken Oil Patch gas station along Highway 85, releasing 10,000 gallons of premium gasoline into the soil, the North Dakota Department of Health said Tuesday. Gasoline was put into a 20,000-gallon tank at Patriot...
March 1, 2016 - 4:05pm
February 24, 2016
Department of Health responds to brine spill in Dunn County
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Health is responding to a spill involving 6,258 gallons of brine released from a pipeline in Dunn County. The department was notified Tuesday that 149 barrels of brine -- a byproduct of oil and gas production -- was released from a pipeline...
February 24, 2016 - 1:10pm
June 8, 2014
Crude oil spills from underground pipeline
NEW TOWN — About 690 barrels of crude oil leaked from an underground pipeline leading into a tank facility about 14 miles northeast of New Town, the North Dakota Department of Health reported Saturday. The pipeline is owned by Bridger Pipeline, and the spill was completely contained...
June 8, 2014 - 12:01am
June 4, 2014
Lightning strike, explosion cause release of saltwater
WILLISTON — A lightning strike early Sunday caused an explosion, fire and release from a saltwater disposal site about 12 miles northwest of Williston, the North Dakota Department of Health wrote in a statement Tuesday. The incident destroyed the site, which is owned by Oasis Petroleum,...
June 4, 2014 - 12:21am
April 25, 2014
Tioga pipeline spill cleanup to top $11M: Land will be available for farming after cleared of oil, health department says
TIOGA — Cleaning up the more than 20,000 barrels of oil that leaked from a pipeline near here will take at least $11 million and up to two more years, but a health official says the process should allow the land to be farmed again. The North Dakota Department of Health announced...
April 25, 2014 - 11:13pm
April 22, 2014
Owner of radioactive facility has rocky history: State doesn’t check compliance background for that kind of permit
KILLDEER — The operators behind a Killdeer radioactive waste handling facility recently shut down by the state had a rocky history. But that’s not something the health department would catch in the permitting process. The founder of Dyad Environmental, Daniel McNair, and the...
April 22, 2014 - 11:48pm
April 15, 2014
Pipeline leaks saltwater in the Badlands
MEDORA — Continental Resources will submit a plan to clean up a pipeline leak that spilled about 560 barrels of saltwater in the Badlands about 10 miles south of here, the North Dakota Department of Health said. Continental Resources personnel discovered the pipeline leak Friday...
April 15, 2014 - 10:39pm
April 12, 2014
560 barrels of production fluid leaked near Medora
MEDORA — A pipeline has leaked about 560 barrels of production fluid 10 miles south of Medora, the North Dakota Department of Health reported Saturday. A news release said the Billings County spill was reported by Continental Resources. The company said the production fluid, a...
April 12, 2014 - 11:13pm
Attempt to thaw pipes may have tainted water
TIOGA — The North Dakota Department of Health has experts in Tioga because chemicals used to thaw frozen pipes in an apartment complex may have gotten in the water system. Tioga officials were told Thursday that chemicals, possibly including antifreeze, may have been introduced...
April 12, 2014 - 12:15am
March 20, 2014
Crews cleaning up pipeline oil spill that leaked 400 barrels
ALEXANDER — Crews are cleaning up an oil spill in McKenzie County after an above-ground section of pipeline leaked, releasing about 400 barrels. The spill occurred Thursday about six miles northeast of Alexander at a facility owned by Hiland Crude LLC, said Dennis Fewless, director...
March 20, 2014 - 11:27pm
March 11, 2014
Spill near Killdeer gets into stock pond
KILLDEER — A six- to 10-barrel oil spill from a well pad has reached a stock pond near Killdeer, the North Dakota Department of Health reported Tuesday. Continental Resources owns the well pad, which sits 14 miles northwest of Killdeer. The company has begun cleaning the spill...
March 11, 2014 - 5:28pm
February 27, 2014
Continental hired contractor that stockpiled waste: Oil producer suspends RP Services, companies under investigation
WATFORD CITY — The top oil producer in the Bakken is linked to an investigation into radioactive oilfield waste that was stockpiled in rural...
February 27, 2014 - 11:59pm
February 26, 2014
Number of sexually transmitted disease cases rises in ND
FARGO — Sexually transmitted disease cases are on the rise in North Dakota, and people should take precautions, health officials advise. Cases of gonorrhea and syphilis increased last year, with syphilis increasing from 15 cases to 24, an increase of 60 percent, and gonorrhea...
February 26, 2014 - 6:04pm