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Oil companies slash spending, jobs as prices slide for second time
U.S. Senate energy panel votes to lift oil export ban
Stenehjem urges EPA to delay Waters of the U.S. rule
BLM OKs Hess pipeline crossing Lake Sakakawea
Keystone XL veto coming, sources tell Hoeven
Little Texas mixes traditional country with a splash of rock: concert to highlight Spirit of the West
Beach to celebrate Spirit of the West
Sleepy Hollow bringing musical revue to Dickinson
Olson and Klug to say vows
Baer and Schaper plan wedding
Post 2’s offensive explosion leads to rivalry win
Former DSU All-America Herbel named United Tribes Technical College head women’s basketball coach
Bismarck Governors 10-run Jamestown despite late surge
Noah Paper and the West Fargo Patriots blank Williston
Holten: Is this the dawn of a new era?
Benson: Hip-hop and Alexander Hamilton
Jacobs: Limit UND nickname vote to active athletes
Too much energy wasted on ‘Fighting Sioux’
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January 24, 2015
Bright light dimmed in oil well fire death
MANDAREE — There’s that old song about the night the lights went out in Georgia. But on Friday, it was about a bright light from Georgia that went dark in North Dakota. For being just one of thousands who have made their way to the Oil Patch to make a better life, Wes Herrmann...
News / local
January 24, 2015 - 10:35pm
January 21, 2015
Oilfield death under investigation
This year’s second death in the oilfields is under investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. An unnamed employee of C&D Oilfield Services was found dead on the catwalk of an oil well tank battery on Jan. 15, said OSHA area director Eric Brooks. The...
Energy / Bakken
January 21, 2015 - 6:49pm
January 16, 2015
Man dies at Dunn County oilfield site
A caller reported finding a man dead at an oilfield site between 7 and 8 a.m. Friday morning, Dunn County Sheriff Clay Coker said. The man was around 60 years old, Coker said. He was found dead at a site near 19th Street, south of Manning. Dunn County Coroner Kirk Roll said...
News / local
January 16, 2015 - 5:53pm
January 15, 2015
Death reported in oilfield incident
MANDAREE — An oil service company owner has died and another employee was injured while repairing equipment at a QEP Resources oil well near Mandaree. According to initial reports from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Bismarck office, the incident involving...
News / crime and courts
January 15, 2015 - 12:13am
June 26, 2014
Health department releases cause of oil-related death
BISMARCK - The 19-year-old man who died at a well pad in April succumbed to cardiac arrhythmia, according to a North Dakota Department of Health a forensic report. Zachary Buckles, who worked for a company subcontracting with Continental Resources, was found unresponsive on April...
Energy / Bakken
June 26, 2014 - 4:06pm
April 30, 2014
Man dies on well site, apparently from H2S: 20-year-old found dead over open cover of crude tank
WILLISTON -- A 20-year-old man died earlier this week at a well site 5 miles south of Williston. Zachary Buckles, of Glasgow, Mont., was found unresponsive at the site and died sometime between late Sunday night and about 5 a.m. Monday, OSHA area director Eric Brooks said. The...
News / North Dakota
April 30, 2014 - 8:27pm
March 21, 2014
Man dies on rig site in Dunn County: OSHA investigated 37 workplace deaths in Oil Patch since 2010
By Katherine Lymn firstname.lastname@example.org A man died Thursday at a drilling site in Dunn County after being struck by a traveling block. His death was the most recent of nearly 40 on the oilfield since fiscal year 2010, said Eric Brooks, area director for the Occupational Safety...
Energy / Bakken
March 21, 2014 - 2:09pm
June 20, 2013
ND oil field company cited in worker death
WILLISTON -- An oil field company in Williston has been cited for safety violations in the January death of a worker at an oil rig in McKenzie County. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is proposing $14,000 in fines against Heller Casing Service. The company has about...
Bakken / Energy / News / oil
June 20, 2013 - 12:11pm