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Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
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
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
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'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
north dakota department of health
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
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
Salt water storage tank leak causes spill near Antler
BISMARCK — A leaking salt water storage tank in Bottineau County has released five barrels of oil and 260 barrels of brine water, according to the North Dakota Department of Health. The site, owned by Murex Petroleum, released fluid into an agricultural field and road ditch on...
July 31, 2014 - 11:00pm
July 9, 2014
Pipeline leaks near Missouri River
MANDAREE -- Authorities are responding to a pipeline leak near the Missouri River in northwest North Dakota. An oil sheen has appeared on the Missouri River, said Jerry Samuelson, emergency manager for McKenzie County. He said the leaking pipeline was being used to carry...
July 9, 2014 - 1:33pm
June 26, 2014
Health department releases cause of oil-related death
BISMARCK - The 19-year-old man who died at a well pad in April succumbed to cardiac arrhythmia, according to a North Dakota Department of Health a forensic report. Zachary Buckles, who worked for a company subcontracting with Continental Resources, was found unresponsive on April...
June 26, 2014 - 4:06pm
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
April 5, 2012
Fisher Industries campers for housing OK'd by Stark Co. zoning board
Stark County zoning commissioners have been picky about permitting campers as residences lately, but a business representative, who wants to house employees, might have found the trick to gaining approval. In early March, commissioners rejected all three requests to use campers for...
April 5, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Belfield oil waste facility contested: Stark Co. zoning representatives receive petition opposing project
A zoning commissioner thinks other Stark County representatives were too hasty in approving an oil waste facility near Belfield, and recommends...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
March 17, 2012
St. Luke's ban lifted, admits residents
St. Luke's Home in Dickinson admitted residents this week, after 19 days of being forbidden to do so, stemming from an incident involving a resident...
March 17, 2012 - 12:00am
January 14, 2012
Rabies on the rise in Bowman
Bowman residents have been asked by the North Dakota Department of Health to take precautions against rabies, after it found three animals near the town that tested positive for the disease. "When we look at the positive animals that come across and get reported to us, they are mostly...
January 14, 2012 - 12:00am
January 13, 2012
Animals with rabies on the rise in Bowman County
There has been an increase in animals testing positive for rabies in Bowman County, according to the North Dakota Department of Health. "Since Nov. 28, two skunks and one unvaccinated dog have tested positive for rabies around the city of Bowman," Michelle Feist, epidemiologist...
January 13, 2012 - 2:21pm
November 2, 2011
Oil firm cited for water pollution
BISMARCK -- North Dakota health officials have cited an Oklahoma oil company, accusing it of polluting state waters and failing to quickly clean up the spills. The state Department of Health announced Tuesday that it issued violation notices to Continental Resources Inc. for two...
November 2, 2011 - 12:00am
February 12, 2011
North Dakota Department of Health seeks comment on amendment
Now is the time for the public to comment on a proposal which could reduce haze over Theodore Roosevelt National Park and the Lostwood Wilderness Area. The North Dakota Department of Health is seeking comments this week on an amendment that would reduce emissions that cause regional...
February 12, 2011 - 12:00am
January 27, 2011
Pesticides found in ND surface water
The recently released 2010 surface water monitoring study shows that four pesticides were detected in the water in southwest North Dakota. The North Dakota Department of Health and U.S. Geological Survey conducted the survey, taking water samples from 33 sites from April through...
January 27, 2011 - 12:00am