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Senate approves rolling BreatheND into health department
Witnesses recount night of shooting as murder retrial begins
Stark Development Corporation thanks Gaylon Baker for his accomplishments
City commission mulls occupancy tax
Dakota Access Pipeline camp closure goes fairly peacefully despite 2 hurt and 10 arrested
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Blue Hawks find a way past Dakota State in tourney opener
Before prep for Walford, Blue Hawks took time to celebrate title
Twins' Sano working to put down roots at third base
NDSU athletic department faces cut of $800,000 in state funding
UND hopes Senior Weekend isn't last trip to home ice this season
Port: Reminder: The #NoDAPL protesters in camp are no longer standing with Standing Rock
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Donna Mae Hewson
Matthew D. Butler
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
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
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