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north dakota department of health
January 29, 2016
Emulsion spill reported in Billings County
FAIRFIELD -- Emulsion from a pipeline leak spilled about 50 barrels into Frank’s Creek approximately 16 miles northwest of Belfield, the North Dakota Department of Health said Thursday in a statement. The spill resulted from a pipeline leak at a site operated by White Rock Oil and...
January 29, 2016 - 12:49pm
January 12, 2016
New waste treatment facility under construction west of Killdeer
KILLDEER -- Dunn County is expected to see a new waste treatment facility that can handle radioactive material become operational in February. Construction is underway on the Horizon-Olson Solids Processing Facility No. 3, located about nine miles west of Killdeer. The project is...
January 12, 2016 - 8:46pm
January 6, 2016
Brine spill reported north of Dickinson
Approximately 140 barrels of saltwater and 10 barrels of oil were released in spill Monday resulting from a pipeline leak approximately one-half mile north of Dickinson at a site operated by C12 Energy North Dakota LLC, the North Dakota Department of Health reported Wednesday. The...
January 6, 2016 - 11:25am
November 24, 2015
State plan for emissions may strengthen court case
BISMARCK -- The state’s best bet at dealing with federal carbon dioxide emissions rules is to develop a state plan while litigation is undertaken, North Dakota Department of Health officials told lawmakers Tuesday. Members of the interim Energy Development and Transmission Committee...
November 24, 2015 - 9:33pm
October 2, 2015
Groups ask for attorney general’s opinion regarding open meeting law violation
Two groups concerned with the process in which the North Dakota Health Council used during an open meeting law on Aug. 11 in Bismarck, have requested an opinion from Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem on Friday afternoon regarding the matter. Representatives from Dakota Resource...
October 2, 2015 - 9:57pm
August 9, 2015
Regional emergency crews practice preparing for the worst
LITTLE MISSOURI STATE PARK — When Dunn County Sheriff Clay Coker was notified that a comprehensive search for a missing camper in Little Missouri...
August 9, 2015 - 12:43am
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