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September 7, 2013
Laurie and Rocky Solberg look out onto land that could become a rail facility and ceramic proppant plant. It would be adjacent to their property along U.S. Highway 10 just east of Belfield.
­Residents oppose proposed Belfield rail facility
September 7, 2013 - 12:00am
August 15, 2013
Rail facility may call Belfield home
August 15, 2013 - 12:00am
October 14, 2012
This material, pictured next to a penny to show its size, is a proppant used in the hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, process that has allowed oil drillers to retrieve oil stuck deep within the Bakken. A large mass of clay material that's good for use as a proppant has been located in Stark and Dunn counties.
Clay under Stark, Dunn counties a boon: Study reveals massive load of fracking material
October 14, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Name draw settles Gladstone City Council election
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Shannon Nelson, CARBO Ceramics North American distribution manager, shows Stark Development Corp. Board members an outline for a $26 million proppant distribution facility Tuesday at the Dickinson Chamber of Commerce. The plant would be built less than one mile northeast of Gladstone and is expected to be completed in button
Stark Dev. Corp. Board favors proppant facility near Gladstone
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am