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Trafficking bills to be heard today
National park entry fees to double
Tools stolen from truck in Dickinson
DSU to host event on land reclamation
US oil well shut-ins start as crude rout batters small producers
Enbridge project director: Pipeline could be in jeopardy
Natural gas generation coming to MDU Lewis and Clark site
Federal oil, gas leases in ND net $4.2M
Comment period extended for TENORM proposal
Holten: You need to march in the band
Other Views: Don’t disparage pipeline construction jobs
Jacobs: The Legislature’s rules empower us all
Other Views: Taxing, clashing values
Monke: Spills in the state and a ‘State’ of laughter
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
A place set apart: St. Wenceslaus Church renovation nears completion, dedication set Jan. 17
Mark J. Huschka
Ina Mae Heick
Floyd D. Daley
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Tigers rally past Night Hawks: No. 7-ranked New England uses overtime to defeat Hettinger-Scranton
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
Crockett, Emanuel invited to NFL Combine
Veldman to follow tradition, sign with Bison
January 19, 2015
Oil treater fire injures two
A fire at an oil treater near Ross on Friday injured two men. The fire was reported about 1 p.m. at the Oasis Petroleum well site about 5 miles southwest of Ross, according to a release from the Mountrail County Sheriff’s Department. Riverside Welding employees Kyle Stipcich,...
January 19, 2015 - 3:38pm
December 9, 2014
Officials say 2 saltwater, oil spills contained
BISMARCK — Two spills involving saltwater and oil have been contained on site in northern North Dakotas, the state Department of Mineral Resources’ Oil and Gas Division reported. Petro Harvester Operating Co. reported Friday that 20 barrels of oil and 225 barrels of saltwater...
Energy / oil
December 9, 2014 - 10:30pm
November 29, 2014
Williston sells wastewater to oil company for fracking
WILLISTON — The Williston City Commission approved a contract for the city’s wastewater to be sold to Oasis Petroleum for use as hydraulic fracturing water. “This will help with our volume issues,” said Public Works Director David Tuan. “We have far too much wastewater...
Energy / water
November 29, 2014 - 10:01pm
October 9, 2014
1,000 barrels of brine spilled near Arnegard
ARNEGARD -- About 1,000 barrels of brine have been released at a well site 11 miles northwest of Arnegard in western North Dakota, the North Dakota Department of Health said in a press release. Most of the produced water brine has been contained and recovered on the site owned...
Energy / water
October 9, 2014 - 4:44pm
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,...
Energy / Bakken
June 4, 2014 - 12:21am
April 9, 2014
Tank overflow reported at oil well near Alexander
ALEXANDER — An unexpected increase in well pressure caused a tank to overflow and release 1,100 barrels of liquids at an oil and gas well about 4 miles southwest of Alexander, the Department of Mineral Resources said Wednesday. An estimated 650 barrels of oil, or 27,300 gallons,...
Energy / Bakken
April 9, 2014 - 3:39pm
February 13, 2014
Freshwater spill reported north of Williston
About 690 barrels of freshwater leaked from an Oasis Petroleum well eight miles north of Williston, the North Dakota Department of Health reported Thursday. A leaking pipe caused the spill, and some water flowed off the well pad into a road ditch. About 650 barrels have been...
news / north dakota
February 13, 2014 - 2:31pm
January 2, 2014
Officials question how waste pit was put near water
ROSS — Officials in Mountrail County say state regulators “dropped the ball” when a field inspector approved an oilfield waste pit too close to the water well for the city of Ross. The pit is no longer in use, but the situation is prompting local officials to meet with Department...
Energy / Bakken
January 2, 2014 - 9:35pm