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McClusky man dies in crash near New Town
Strange 'sea pickles' keep washing ashore in the Pacific Northwest - and scientists are baffled
Fargo Cass Public Health issues warning about HIV and Hepatitis reported being contracted through illegal body art
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Criteria for visa applicants from Muslim nations includes close family, excludes grandparents
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Striving for more: Jung’s passion shines through in final Roughriders season
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
UND remains confident in Summit League despite IUPUI move
UND, Montana schedule future non-conference football matchups
Port: State officials should make decisions without consultants more often
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Port: NDSU President Bresciani finally figured out how to keep his mouth shut
Port: Let states take over health reform from federal politicians
Vernon John Igard
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
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Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
February 17, 2012
Investigation on by OSHA in ND oil field death
PARSHALL -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating a man found dead early Thursday morning that was reported by Key Energy Services. Few details were available Thursday because the OSHA investigators remained on site, said Eric Brooks, assistant director...
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am
February 10, 2012
OSHA: No jurisdiction in Dickinson trench cave-in
After nearly eight weeks of reviewing a fatal trench collapse on a construction site in northwest Dickinson, Occupational Safety and Health Administration officials said they do not have jurisdiction to proceed with the case. "OSHA covers the employee-employer relationship," said...
February 10, 2012 - 12:00am
January 9, 2012
Update: Man dies at oil site in Dunn County over weekend; cause of death unknown
A man in his early 20s died at a Dunn County oil well-site over the weekend but the cause of death is unclear, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Bismarck Office confirmed Monday, but had few other details. "We were informed there was a fatality that occurred in Dunn...
January 9, 2012 - 2:05pm
December 20, 2011
Man dies in Dickinson trench cave-in
A 39-year-old Salt Lake City man died after a trench caved in Tuesday morning at a home construction site in Dickinson, police and a witness...
December 20, 2011 - 11:38pm
October 22, 2011
Exceptional safety practices
Nabors Well Service Co. safety team leader Ray Becker shows off the OSHA Voluntary Protection Program award to mechanic Ryan Pederson and supervisor...
October 22, 2011 - 12:00am
September 28, 2011
Inquiry into oil well deaths focuses on clothing
FARGO (AP) -- Officials say an investigation into an oil well explosion in North Dakota that killed two workers will center on whether the men...
September 28, 2011 - 12:00am
April 27, 2011
North Dakota, Montana among least safe for workers
The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations reported this morning that Montana and North Dakota respectively filled the worst positions for worker safety in 2009, the most recent study shows. Area OSHA Director Tom Deutscher said it has been an ongoing...
April 27, 2011 - 12:36pm
September 25, 2010
Oil companies fined in death of Hebron man
After months of investigation following the death of a man on an oil rig near Killdeer in April, two area companies have been issued thousands of dollars in proposed penalties. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued citations to Black Hills Trucking, Inc.
September 25, 2010 - 12:00am
May 15, 2010
OSHA fines company $7,000 for oilfield death
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined a Montana company $7,000 after a worker died from injuries sustained while working for a seismograph crew near Beach. On March 5, about three miles north of Beach, Christopher Whalen, 22, of Havre, Mont., was performing...
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Accident details still unavailable
Questions surrounding two area oilfield fatalities, which happened within about one month of each other, remain unanswered and one official says it could take weeks until investigations are completed. On March 6, Christopher Whalen of Havre, Mont., died after a 250-pound steel pipe...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
March 26, 2010
OSHA issues letters to 5 area businesses
Five area employers have been identified by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration as having a higher injury rate than similar businesses...
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
March 10, 2010
ND oilfield injuries have jumped since 2004
Though North Dakota has become the No. 4 oil-producing state in the U.S. and statewide oilfield-related injuries have steadily risen since 2004, it is one of five states that does not participate in reporting injuries to the U.S.
March 10, 2010 - 12:00am
August 2, 2009
Editorial: States should make 'fracking' rules
Just because western North Dakota is unusually green this time of year, we shouldn't forget nothing is more valuable to North Dakota and the American West than water. So it is fair to question the process of hydraulic fracturing and the potential hazards, if any, to precious groundwater....
August 2, 2009 - 12:00am