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Oil spill

CSX: West Virginia rail line still closed
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
February 14, 2015 - 6:24pm
January 27, 2015
Submitted Photo by Environmental Protection Agency 
Crews work to recover oil Sunday from Blacktail Creek north of Williston after a pipeline leak released nearly 3 million gallons of saltwater and oil on Jan. 6.
Warmth hurts cleanup: Contaminated water moving more quickly into Little Muddy River
January 27, 2015 - 11:32pm
January 24, 2015
Williston water still testing as safe
January 24, 2015 - 10:17pm
Glendive residents OK to drink water: Some homes near oil spill report dark ooze after flushing tap
January 24, 2015 - 10:07pm
Monke: Spills in the state and a ‘State’ of laughter
January 24, 2015 - 10:04pm
January 23, 2015
Montana town's water quality improving days after oil spill
January 23, 2015 - 5:02pm
Billings Gazette Photo
Workers have cut a trench in ice covering the Yellowstone River near Crane, Mont., in an effort to recover oil spilled from the Bridger Pipeline near Glendive, Mont. No oil has been taken from the trench.
Shifting ice on Yellowstone complicates oil recovery
January 23, 2015 - 12:38am
January 22, 2015
Billings (Mont.) Gazette File Photo
Amberly Huttinger of the Bozeman (Mont.) Fish Health Center takes tissue samples from a sucker’s liver for testing to see if the fish was contaminated by the July 2012 ExxonMobil oil spill. Fish, Wildlife and Parks is capturing fish to conduct similar studies on the lower Yellowstone River.
Lessons learned: Oil spill effects on Yellowstone River’s fish, wildlife still uncertain
January 22, 2015 - 12:42am
January 21, 2015
Photo by Larry Meyer / Billings (Mont.) Gazette
Free bottled water for Glendive, Mont., residents fills the EPEC Center after a Bridger Pipeline Co. pipeline spilled oil under the Yellowstone River near Glendive on Saturday.
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Glendive residents cope with water contamination
January 21, 2015 - 10:03pm
January 20, 2015
Agency says oil pipeline break into Yellowstone River below riverbed
January 20, 2015 - 9:14pm
Response underway at breached pipeline near Glendive, restart date unknown
January 20, 2015 - 2:23pm
January 19, 2015
(Photo by Larry Mayer / The Billings (Mont.) Gazette)
Crews work to contain an oil spill from Bridger Pipeline’s broken pipeline near Glendive, Mont., in this aerial view on Monday.
Update: Fresh water being trucked into Glendive after Bakken crude spills into Yellowstone River
January 19, 2015 - 10:10pm
Two spills reported
January 19, 2015 - 4:03pm