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From bucks to Bullwinkle, animals are hungry this winter
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Trump to begin renegotiating NAFTA pact soon with Mexico, Canada
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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
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Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Falcons flatten Packers to reach Super Bowl
Royals pitcher Ventura killed in car crash
Always in Season: Owl season approaches
Midgets boys hockey hold on to win over Braves
Trinity girls basketball beats Buccaneers, snaps losing streak
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
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Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
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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
December 20, 2016
Crews recover more than half of oil spilled in creek
HOUSTON -- An estimated 1,805 barrels of oil have been recovered from the Ash Coulee Creek in North Dakota following a Dec. 5 spill that leaked...
December 20, 2016 - 10:46pm
December 12, 2016
Valve failure leads to oil spill in Divide County
FORTUNA, N.D. - A valve failure at an oil and gas well caused about 260 barrels, or 10,920 gallons, of oil to spill over the weekend in Divide County, the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division said Monday, Dec. 12. Murex Petroleum Corp. said the spill occurred Saturday at a site about...
December 12, 2016 - 10:10pm
November 21, 2016
Oil spill reported, contained near Killdeer
KILLDEER – A valve failure at an oil well caused about 400 barrels, or 16,800 gallons, of oil to spill on Saturday, Nov. 19, but the spill was contained and recovered, the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division said. HRC Operating LLC reported the incident on Sunday at a well about...
November 21, 2016 - 5:31pm
August 1, 2016
Lightning causes fire, spill at oilfield facility
NEW TOWN, N.D. – A lightning strike is blamed for a fire at a saltwater disposal well that occurred Sunday in Mountrail County, the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division said. Whiting Oil and Gas Corp. reported that 400 barrels of produced water, or 16,800 gallons, were released, contained...
August 1, 2016 - 10:22pm
June 18, 2016
Press Pass; Construction of Crooked Crane Trial around Patterson Lake ahead of schedule, Land lease approved for Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library, Former bareback riding champion Monty Carson to be inducted into ND Cowboy Hall of Fame
Here’s some of our top stories from Thursday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want...
June 18, 2016 - 6:00am
May 25, 2016
Company has 11 spills in Oil Patch already this year
MARMATH -- A Denbury Resources saltwater spill near Marmarth last week was the 11th for the company this year as it continues to deal with enforcement actions for previous pollution incidents. The company is under a notice of violation with the North Dakota Department of Health for...
May 25, 2016 - 8:04pm
May 19, 2016
Bowman County tank overflow spills 400 barrels of oil, 2,500 barrels of produced water
MARMARTH -- A tank overflow Wednesday morning in Bowman County spilled an estimated 400 barrels of oil and 2,500 barrels of produced water, according to a release from the North Dakota Department of Health. The spill occurred about eight miles south of Marmarth at a site operated...
May 19, 2016 - 5:12pm
May 13, 2016
Oil spill affects slough in Mountrail County
PARSHALL — State health officials are monitoring the cleanup of 10 barrels, or 420 gallons, of oil that spilled Thursday and affected a nearby slough in Mountrail County. The spill occurred at a site owned by EOG Resources about 11 miles northwest of Parshall, the North Dakota Department...
May 13, 2016 - 6:09pm
April 8, 2016
'Small' leak identified on Keystone Pipeline near Freeman
FREEMAN, S.D. -- TransCanada crews have identified what they term a "small" leak on the Keystone Pipeline near its Freeman pump station in southeast South Dakota, officials said Friday. A news release from TransCanada said crews excavated soil to expose more than 275 feet of pipe...
April 8, 2016 - 3:54pm
April 6, 2016
Oil spill continues to be investigated near Freeman
FREEMAN, S.D. -- The man who owns land where an oil spill is being investigated has no qualms with TransCanada. Loren Schultz, of Freeman, is pleased with the ongoing cleanup and investigative efforts on his field near the intersection of Highway 18 and 437th Avenue, about 5 miles...
April 6, 2016 - 6:28pm
April 5, 2016
TransCanada: Oil spill 'small in scope'
FREEMAN, S.D. -- TransCanada officials have still not found a cause behind an oil spill southwest of Freeman, but evidence suggests the incident...
April 5, 2016 - 9:59pm
April 4, 2016
Keystone pipeline shut down after oil surfaces in SD
FREEMAN, S.D. — TransCanada is investigating “visible signs of oil” on a small surface area along its Keystone pipeline right-of-way about...
April 4, 2016 - 2:46pm
February 22, 2016
Neset talks geology in ND Reclamation Conference keynote speech
For Kathleen Neset, president of wellsite services company Neset Consulting Service, the story of the North Dakota oil economy is all about geology. Neset built her career on her expertise in the science and its ready application to energy extraction, and imparted some knowledge of...
February 22, 2016 - 10:42pm
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
November 21, 2015
Glendive charts communication improvements after oil spill
GLENDIVE, Mont. — Last January, people here began smelling oil in their water. Bakken crude had gotten into the city’s water intake. But...
November 21, 2015 - 2:45pm