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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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
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New tellings of old museum stories
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August 22, 2016
Oil patch schools see enrollment increases
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—Watford City Public School opening bell rang Thursday with more students at their desks than when school ended, a surprise given the continued slump in oil development across the oil producing region. Superintendent Steve Holen said he has 1,445 students in...
August 22, 2016 - 8:22pm
May 9, 2016
Spill reported north of Parshall
PARSHALL – An equipment failure caused 259 barrels, or 10,878 gallons, of saltwater to release from a site about 7 miles north of Parshall on Saturday, the Oil and Gas Division said Monday. EOG Resources reported the spill at a central tank battery site in Mountrail County. The...
May 9, 2016 - 2:52pm
April 6, 2016
Parshall principal under fire
PARSHALL -- The Parshall School Board will meet Thursday night, April 7, to consider non-renewing its elementary school principal’s job contract -- which will be followed in May by another hearing for a teacher accused of sexual harassment. Principal Lewis Reese is in his second...
April 6, 2016 - 8:45pm
March 21, 2016
Amber alert canceled for 15-year-old girl on Fort Berthold Reservation
PARSHALL, N.D. – An Amber alert issued Monday morning for a 15-year-old girl was canceled after the girl was located. Authorities issued an...
March 21, 2016 - 11:39am
November 5, 2015
One person wounded in Parshall shooting; school put on lockdown
PARSHALL, N.D. -- One person was wounded in a shooting that scared the communities of Parshall and nearby New Town on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation Thursday morning. Although law enforcement gave few details about the incident, Facebook posts and the Mountrail County newspaper...
November 5, 2015 - 11:08pm
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
May 16, 2015
Oil Patch educators watching rig count
BISMARCK — A shrinking inventory of oil rigs is leaving some administrators at Bakken schools wondering what will happen to their school populations...
May 16, 2015 - 9:15pm
March 6, 2015
Kindred girls pulls off win in overtime over Parshall
MINOT, N.D. – Close games have been rare for Kindred this season. But the Vikings have proven two games in a row that they can handle the pressure....
March 6, 2015 - 12:00pm
January 10, 2015
Bill would mean audits for health department, oil and gas division
The frustrations of residents, landowners and mineral rights owners with the North Dakota Division of Oil and Gas and the Department of Health...
January 10, 2015 - 9:27pm
November 5, 2014
Fox wins tribal chairman race
Mark Fox, of Parshall, was elected Tuesday to lead the Three Affiliated Tribes for the next four years. Fox, 52, a former councilman and currently the tribes’ tax director, beat out Damon Williams in a race settled by just over 2,300 tribal members. Williams, 45, also of Parshall,...
November 5, 2014 - 1:35am
September 12, 2014
Rural organizations receive $500,000 in USDA grants
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is awarding more than $500,000 in rural development grants to organizations around North Dakota. Dickinson State University’s Strom Center, Bowman County Jobs Development and an investment fund that will study the feasibility of...
September 12, 2014 - 7:46pm
July 25, 2014
13 Highway Patrol troopers coming to western North Dakota
More North Dakota Highway Patrol troopers are coming to the Oil Patch. Gov. Jack Dalrymple announced in a press release 15 candidates graduated from the Law Enforcement Training Academy on Friday, 13 of which are heading to oil and gas-producing counties. “Putting more troopers...
July 25, 2014 - 11:53pm
July 3, 2014
Bismarck police cancel Amber Alert; girl safely recovered
BISMARCK -- The Bismarck Police Department has canceled an Amber Alert for a 3-year-old girl who was allegedly abducted Wednesday night. Jayvani WhiteEagle, last seen at a Bismarck laundromat on Wednesday night, was safely recovered in Parshall. An Amber Alert was issued...
July 3, 2014 - 2:53pm
March 14, 2014
4 Highway Patrol troopers heading to Oil Patch
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Highway Patrol is sending four new troopers to the state’s booming oil and gas region and expects to graduate an additional 12 troopers by early June. The four troopers who have graduated will be stationed in Dickinson, Minot, New Town and Parshall,...
March 14, 2014 - 6:13pm
Oil well near Parshall is under control
PARSHALL - Crews regained control of an oil well near Parshall about 5 a.m. today after the well stopped flowing, said the state Department of Mineral Resources. The cleanup process has begun, said Alison Ritter, a spokeswoman for the department.
December 14, 2012 - 12:00am