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City considering improvements to 8th Street South
Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Two Yellowstone National Park tourists injured by bison
Ruling: Suspended sheriff can question former prosecutor, but not governor
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Striving for more: Jung’s passion shines through in final Roughriders season
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
UND remains confident in Summit League despite IUPUI move
UND, Montana schedule future non-conference football matchups
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Port: NDSU President Bresciani finally figured out how to keep his mouth shut
Port: Let states take over health reform from federal politicians
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Vernon John Igard
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
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July 11, 2015
Dickinson municipal landfill disposals nearly double since start of oil boom
North Dakota’s oil boom brought explosive growth to nearly every area of the Bakken, including record amounts of garbage coming into its landfills. According to data from the North Dakota Department of Health, annual disposal of municipal garbage to the Dickinson Landfill nearly...
July 11, 2015 - 11:50pm
July 2, 2015
Drinking water violations spike
BISMARCK – Major drinking water violations committed by North Dakota’s public water systems spiked again last year and have nearly quadrupled since 2008, causing concern for the state Department of Health, an official said Thursday. The number of major violations climbed from...
July 2, 2015 - 11:57pm
Leonard-area residents upset ND officials gave no warnings about arsenic levels
LEONARD -- Duane Wadeson's health odyssey began with bouts of fever and nausea. He also felt tired and run down. His symptoms persisted for weeks that stretched into months. Wadeson saw a variety of doctors who performed a battery of medical tests but were stymied in their efforts...
July 2, 2015 - 11:42pm
June 5, 2015
A slight upTICK: Locals see a rise in parasitic pest
Growing up in the area, John Heiser said he never saw as many wood ticks as he does now in the field. Heiser, a Badlands naturalist who studies...
June 5, 2015 - 11:17pm
May 6, 2015
Pipeline leaks 63,000 gallons of saltwater, some enters lake
POWERS LAKE, N.D. - A pipeline near Powers Lake has spilled about 63,000 gallons of saltwater, and some has reached a lake, according to an update on the accident from the North Dakota Department of Health on Wednesday. Oasis Petroleum reported a day earlier one of its pipelines...
May 6, 2015 - 6:27pm
March 16, 2015
Aid delivered to Divide County
CROSBY - Aid is being delivered to residents of Divide County, where some rural communities are still without potable water following a water...
March 16, 2015 - 3:38pm
March 11, 2015
Getting their say back: Landowners crowd Dunn County meeting to reinstate zoning rule
Correction: An earlier version misstated the next steps for the amendment. It will be read before Dunn County commissioners twice and would take...
March 11, 2015 - 11:33am
Health department investigates possible measles cases
BISMARCK — North Dakota officials have tested three people for measles, according to a press release. Although no measles cases have yet been identified in North Dakota this year, physicians have identified three suspect cases and submitted samples to the North Dakota Department...
February 11, 2015 - 10:18pm
January 28, 2015
Tanks overflow, cause oil spill near Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. – Tanks that overflowed released nearly 40,000 gallons of oil and brine northwest of here, the North Dakota Department of Health said Wednesday. Oasis Petroleum reported that 490 barrels of oil and 455 barrels of produced water brine, or saltwater, have been...
January 28, 2015 - 11:45am
January 21, 2015
Officials monitoring Williston water in light of Montana spill
WILLISTON -- Officials are monitoring water in Williston in the wake of a large oil spill far upstream the Yellowstone River. They haven't found any cause for concern yet, said Dave Glatt, chief of environmental health at the North Dakota Department of Health. A hundred miles...
January 21, 2015 - 6:00pm
January 17, 2015
Public hearing set Tuesday for radioactive waste disposal rules
A proposal to allow more radioactive waste to be disposed of in North Dakota will get its first test Tuesday at a public hearing in Williston. Supporters...
January 17, 2015 - 3:49pm
January 15, 2015
State: Brine spill reached Missouri River
WILLISTON — Brine escaped from a leak in a saltwater disposal line in Williams County has reached the Missouri River, the North Dakota Department of Health said Thursday. Summit Midstream owns the line but it’s operated by subsidiary Meadowlark Midstream Company. The rupture...
January 15, 2015 - 11:22pm
January 12, 2015
Williams County spill reached Little Muddy River
WILLISTON — A brine leak from a pipeline in Williams County has traveled about 19 miles as the crow flies, and spread from Blacktail Creek to the Little Muddy River. Little Muddy River eventually flows into the Missouri River, but the state hasn’t determined whether it’s necessary...
January 12, 2015 - 6:12pm
January 7, 2015
Mountrail County reports case of TB
BISMARCK — An individual in Mountrail County has been diagnosed with active tuberculosis, the North Dakota Department of Health said Wednesday. The health department is working with local school and health providers to provide free testing to those who may have been exposed and...
January 7, 2015 - 9:29pm
December 15, 2014
Health Dept. won’t call more meetings on radioactive oilfield waste
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Health has no plans to oblige the Dakota Resource Council’s request Monday to schedule six additional public meetings across the state to take input on proposed rules that would allow for the disposal of radioactive oilfield waste in the...
December 15, 2014 - 11:23pm