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'It's on everybody': A look at child protection services in our area following three child deaths
Two Republicans, a Democrat run for Tom Campbell's Senate seat
UND's Engelstad arena governed by complex mix of entities
A doctor laced his ex-girlfriend's tea with abortion pills and got three years in prison
China agrees to buy 'significantly' more US goods and services in bid to ease trade tensions
crime and courts
nation and world
ND WWII veteran reflects on a lifelong love of aviation
Rural doctors wear 'a gazillion different hats' to fulfill community needs
ND oil conference to showcase industry advancements
Home of ND’s first abortion clinic demolished
Let's keep the 'A' in 'STEAM': The importance of the arts in our schools
place a business brief
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
Commentary: Am I the only one plagued by comedic bad luck? Maybe.
Setting rules can prevent caregiver burnout
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
Commentary: Soul of house that once was ND's first abortion facility has stories that are hard to face
Dead or alive perennials, and how to tell
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
Yelich's late homer carries Brewers over Twins, 5-4
Cavs rout Celtics in Game 3
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Commentary: The flotsam of bad ideas drifts ashore
Commentary: Rancher who ran afoul of EPA granted medical marijuana license
Commentary: We need more politicians like Mark Andrews
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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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 - 2:44pm
November 6, 2015
Construction equipment causes oil spill near Watford City
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – Construction equipment that struck a valve on a pipeline caused about 225 barrels, or 9,450 gallons, of crude oil to spill in McKenzie County, the North Dakota Department of Health said Friday. The pipeline, owned by American Midstream (Bakken) LLC, is about...
November 6, 2015 - 4:16pm
October 26, 2015
Oil spill reported in Dunn County
KILLDEER -- The North Dakota Department of Health reported that approximately 20 barrels of oil spilled Saturday at a well site operated by Newfield Production Co. about 20 miles northwest of Killdeer. The spill was the result of a stuffing-box leak, which sprayed oil into a nearby...
October 26, 2015 - 6:05pm
October 8, 2015
Residents of N.D. oil town split on proposed wind farm
TIOGA, N.D. – The first wind farm proposed for oil-rich northwest North Dakota has area residents divided, with some advocating for renewable...
October 8, 2015 - 7:53pm
August 31, 2015
Dunn County oil well blowout taints Badlands, but damage limited
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A well blowout caused oil and brine to contaminate several acres of land in Dunn County but the incident did not cause injuries or affect waterways, the North Dakota Department of Health said Monday. The blowout occurred about 10:30 a.m. Saturday at a well...
August 31, 2015 - 5:33pm
July 23, 2015
Spill reported at oil well near Parshall
PARSHALL -- A tank overflow caused 10,332 gallons of saltwater and 840 gallons of oil to spill at an oil and gas well about 4 miles southwest of Parshall, the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division said Thursday. The spill reported Wednesday by EOG Resources was contained and recovered...
July 23, 2015 - 11:41am
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
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