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Radioactive waste

August 31, 2016
Western ND landfill operator found with radioactive waste
August 31, 2016 - 8:25pm
August 9, 2016
Susan Perry of Alexander, N.D., voices her concerns to the State Health Council about allowing disposal of oilfield waste with higher levels of radioactivity on Tuesday, at the State Capitol in Bismarck. Photo by Mike Nowatzki / Forum News Service
In heated do-over meeting, N.D. Health Council ratifies rules for radioactive oilfield waste
August 9, 2016 - 12:20pm
July 26, 2016
Nicole Donaghy, organizer for the Dakota Resource Council, protested the lack of public notice for the August 2015 State Health Council meeting, in which new radioactive waste disposal rules were approved. Darrell Dorgan, spokesman for the North Dakota Energy Industry Waste Coalition, and Marie Hoff, right, also protested.  Bismarck Tribune file photo
Judge says he won't dismiss illegal radioactive waste meeting lawsuit
July 26, 2016 - 10:02pm
July 15, 2016
Other Views: ND open meetings law tested
July 15, 2016 - 5:40pm
May 12, 2016
Russ Timmreck, of Alexander, said the McKenzie County Commission, needs to get involved in shutting down a proposed radioactive waste landfill near Alexander before it gets started. He spoke up an an informational meeting Thursday night at the town's city hall. PHOTO BY Lauren Donovan/Bismarck Tribune
Residents of Alexander heated up over radioactive waste proposal
May 12, 2016 - 10:31pm
April 19, 2016
Residents of McKenzie County, N.D., attend a county commission meeting on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, to oppose the disposal of radioactive oilfield waste. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
Residents turn to county in fight against radioactive waste
April 19, 2016 - 6:54pm
February 24, 2016
A landfill owned by IHD Solids Management LLC, pictured Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, south of Williston, N.D., has submitted applications to the North Dakota Department of Health to accept radioactive waste. (Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service)
McKenzie County landfill could be first to take radioactive waste under new ND rules
February 24, 2016 - 2:29pm
January 17, 2016
Oaks Disposal near Glendive, Mont., opened a second cell and placed the required liner. The facility is licensed for up to 50 picocuries of radioactive waste and is the only of its kind in Montana and North Dakota. (Submitted)
Out-of-state shipping of radioactive waste declines
January 17, 2016 - 6:00am
October 2, 2015
Groups ask for attorney general’s opinion regarding open meeting law violation
October 2, 2015 - 9:57pm
March 14, 2015
Submitted Photo 
Oilfield waste known as filter socks are shown stockpiled on trailers in McKenzie County in February 2014. The waste, which contains low levels of radioactive material, was not disposed of properly.
Where do the filter socks go? Concerns rise with proposed increase to radioactive waste levels
March 14, 2015 - 9:48pm
March 12, 2015
Used filter socks were discovered this week next to the shop of an oilfield service company in Williston, N.D. Cleanup of the waste will begin on Friday. (Submitted Photo/North Dakota Department of Health)
State investigates improper disposal of oilfield waste in Williston
March 12, 2015 - 3:41pm
February 3, 2015
Oilfield waste known as filter socks are shown stockpiled on trailers in McKenzie County in February 2014. The waste which contains low levels of radiactive material was not disposed of properly. Submitted photo
Contractor pays reduced fine, leaves state after filter sock investigation
February 3, 2015 - 6:04pm
January 28, 2015
An environmental group employee holds a used filter sock in Bismarck, North Dakota January 27, 2015. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen
N.D. oil producers aim to cut radioactive waste bills
January 28, 2015 - 1:20pm
January 27, 2015
Comment period extended for TENORM proposal
January 27, 2015 - 11:44pm
January 21, 2015
Signs opposing raising the amount of radioactive waste allowed in North Dakota sit on chairs as members of the public circulate with questions for experts at a health department hearing Tuesday in Williston. (Press Photo by Katherine Lymn)
Public bring long list of suggestions for TENORM rules
January 21, 2015 - 1:51pm