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May 25, 2017
Oil pipeline leak volume near Williston increased from 480 gallons to 16,800 gallons
BISMARCK, N.D. – After investigating underground, an oil gathering line leak near Williston has been increased from 480 gallons to 16,800 gallons.The North Dakota Department of Health has been notified of the updated volume, which resulted from a leak in a 4-inch diameter steel...
May 25, 2017 - 4:35pm
Oil spill in far northern ND flows into slough -- almost 300 reported in state since Jan. 1
BISMARCK, N.D. – An oil and saltwater spill from an equipment failure on a well pad near Bowbells in far northern North Dakota has flowed into an adjacent slough.The North Dakota Department of Health was notified Sunday, May 21, of the 100-barrel or 4,200-gallon oil emulsion spill...
May 25, 2017 - 4:32pm
May 11, 2017
Human error causes spill from ND oil storage tank
KEENE, N.D. – Human error caused an oil storage tank to overflow in McKenzie County, causing an oil spill of 610 barrels, or 25,620 gallons, the North Dakota Health Department said Thursday, May 11.Crestwood Midstream discovered the spill Friday, April 28, at a transmission pipeline...
May 11, 2017 - 5:06pm
May 9, 2017
Power failure causes spill at McKenzie County oil site
ALEXANDER, N.D.—A power failure caused a tank to overflow and spill oil and produced water at a saltwater disposal well in McKenzie County,...
May 9, 2017 - 4:09pm
March 27, 2017
Despite opposition from landowner group, ND Senate approves bill that reduces oil spill reporting
BISMARCK—Senate lawmakers voted 31-14 Monday, March 27, to raise the threshold for reporting oil spills, a proposal the oil industry supported...
March 27, 2017 - 5:11pm
January 29, 2017
Another ND Badlands oil fluid spill near big spill in December
TWIN BUTTES, N.D.—A newly reported oil fluid spill in the the western North Dakota Badlands is located close as the crow flies to an earlier...
January 29, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 26, 2017
Small hole caused Canadian oil pipeline spill
A small hole on a weld between two segments of a shallow four-inch pipe has been discovered on a pipeline that leaked some 52,834 gallons of...
January 26, 2017 - 5:30pm
January 24, 2017
Canada oil pipeline spills nearly 53,000 gallons on aboriginal land
CALGARY, Alberta — A pipeline in the western Canadian province of Saskatchewan has leaked 52,834 gallons of oil in an aboriginal community,...
January 24, 2017 - 11:31am
January 23, 2017
Western Canada oil pipeline leaks nearly 53,000 gallons
CALGARY, Alberta -- A pipeline in the western Canadian province of Saskatchewan has leaked oil in an aboriginal community, the provincial government...
January 23, 2017 - 5:09pm
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