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July 17, 2015
Oil train hits powerline as it derails in NE Montana
CULBERTSON, Mont. – An oil train derailed in northeastern Montana on Thursday and struck a powerline pole as it derailed but has not caused any fires or injuries, officials said Friday. “We’re real lucky it didn’t go bang,” said Chief Deputy Corey Reum with the Roosevelt...
July 17, 2015 - 7:30pm
July 9, 2015
Proposed pipeline met with local distrust due to company’s history
BELFIELD — When North Dakota Public Service Chairwoman Julie Fedorchak asked Bridger Pipeline LLC’s director of land government and compliance...
July 9, 2015 - 11:04pm
July 8, 2015
Union calls oil company unsafe
BELFIELD — A company proposing a new crude oil pipeline in southwest North Dakota has a poor track record of spills and can’t be trusted to build and operate the project safely, a coalition of labor unions says. The Laborers International Union of North America plans to urge...
July 8, 2015 - 11:42pm
May 6, 2015
Drill tests pipeline company spill skills
TOWNER, N.D. – Enbridge employees simulated a worst-case scenario Wednesday to practice how they would respond to an oil spill in the Souris...
May 6, 2015 - 8:53pm
March 7, 2015
PHMSA approves partial restart of system that leaked oil near Yellowstone River
WASHINGTON — The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) on Friday approved the restart of a portion of the Poplar Pipeline System that was shut after a spill into the Yellowstone River near Glendive, Mont., in January. The pipeline must operate at a reduced...
March 7, 2015 - 9:43pm
February 25, 2015
CSX: West Virginia rail line still closed
NEW YORK — A CSX Corp. rail line in West Virginia remained shut following an explosive oil train derailment on Feb. 16 that damaged the roadbed and tracks, though the type of work required to return the line to service could be completed “in days,” a CSX spokeswoman said Tuesday. A...
February 25, 2015 - 10:20pm
February 20, 2015
Lab tests show petroleum in Yellowstone River fish
GLENDIVE, Mont. — Lab tests have shown detectable levels of petroleum in the muscle of some of the fish netted in the Yellowstone River downstream from an oil pipeline that ruptured near Glendive in January, spilling an estimated 30,000 gallons. Consequently, the Montana Department...
February 20, 2015 - 10:16pm
February 14, 2015
Mont. governor wants more pipeline inspections: Asks pipes to be buried deeper under major waterways in wake of Yellowstone River oil spill
HELENA, Mont. — Citing the recent oil spill into the Yellowstone River near Glendive, Mont., Gov. Steve Bullock on Friday sent a letter to the U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx requesting additional inspectors to do more frequent pipeline inspections. He also called...
February 14, 2015 - 6:24pm
January 27, 2015
Warmth hurts cleanup: Contaminated water moving more quickly into Little Muddy River
WILLISTON — Temperatures that reached into the 50s Tuesday in the Oil Patch hampered cleanup efforts at the site of a massive pipeline leak,...
January 27, 2015 - 11:32pm
January 24, 2015
Williston water still testing as safe
WILLISTON — The drinking water in Williston is still safe, despite a crude oil spill upstream from the city in the Yellowstone River near Glendive, Mont., the North Dakota Department of Health said Saturday. The health department has been testing the water since the spill last...
January 24, 2015 - 10:17pm
Glendive residents OK to drink water: Some homes near oil spill report dark ooze after flushing tap
Residents of a Montana town whose water supply was tainted by an oil pipeline rupture last week got the all-clear on Friday to turn taps back on, though some reported brown or black material spurting from faucets even after their pipes were flushed. Drinking supplies for some 6,000...
January 24, 2015 - 10:07pm
Monke: Spills in the state and a ‘State’ of laughter
Sometimes, you just have to rant. Every once in a while, as Peter Griffin once so eloquently said, there are aspects of life that tend to “grind my gears.” Here are a few of them that popped up last week: - Here a spill, there a spill: How many oil and saltwater spills and pipeline...
January 24, 2015 - 10:04pm
January 23, 2015
Montana town's water quality improving days after oil spill
A Montana town's water supply, contaminated by oil from a breached pipeline over the weekend, may be safe for drinking again by Friday, state officials said, after tests showed a drop in concentrations of a cancer-causing petrochemical. The contamination is linked to last Saturday's...
January 23, 2015 - 5:02pm
Shifting ice on Yellowstone complicates oil recovery
GLENDIVE, Mont. — Constantly changing ice conditions on the Yellowstone River are complicating attempts to retrieve the 40,000 gallons of oil...
January 23, 2015 - 12:38am
January 22, 2015
Lessons learned: Oil spill effects on Yellowstone River’s fish, wildlife still uncertain
GLENDIVE, Mont. — Guided by lessons learned during the response to the 2011 oil spill in the Yellowstone River, Montana Fish, Wildlife and...
January 22, 2015 - 12:42am