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September 29, 2015
Two years after Tioga spill, still no state or federal pipeline inspectors stationed in ND
BISMARCK – Two years after experiencing the biggest oil spill in state history, North Dakota still has no state or federal inspectors stationed within its borders to oversee hazardous liquids pipelines – but it’s not for lack of trying. During a meeting Tuesday with the...
September 29, 2015 - 10:59pm
September 26, 2015
Two years after the spill in Tioga: Cleanup of farmland chugs along with no end in sight
TIOGA – Two years after North Dakota’s largest oil pipeline spill, landowner Patty Jensen measures progress by how large the dirty pile of...
September 26, 2015 - 11:58pm
July 23, 2015
Woman dies after being rescued from submerged vehicle
TIOGA -- An 84-year-old Tioga woman whose car left a county road in northwest North Dakota and who was rescued by a passerby from her vehicle submerged in water in a ditch has died. The North Dakota State Patrol said Orpha Prather was traveling north on County Road 11 northeast...
July 23, 2015 - 6:54pm
July 8, 2015
Small gas condensate pipeline spill reported near Tioga
TIOGA, N.D. – A pipeline spill caused about 1 barrel, or 42 gallons, of natural gas condensate to release about 10 miles south of Tioga, the North Dakota Department of Health said Wednesday. Hess Tioga Gas Plant is the owner of the natural gas gathering pipeline. The spill affected...
July 8, 2015 - 11:44am
July 3, 2015
Company wants to operate 75 wind turbines just north of Tioga in Oil Patch
WILLISTON — Cold winters and an industrial-based economy have forced North Dakota to rely on coal to meet demanding electric needs. But now, its sweeping wind gusts are attracting turbines. In efforts to feed the power grid and reap millions of dollars in the process, Lindahl Wind...
July 3, 2015 - 11:53pm
May 18, 2015
Members of oil crew injured in rollover
Several members of an oilfield crew were injured early Wednesday when their van was hit from behind on Highway 2 near Tioga. Driver Travis Johnes, 34, of Tremonton, Utah, was traveling west near milemarker 61 when Leslie File, of Florence, Miss., struck his 2012 Ford van carrying...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
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
May 11, 2015
Enbridge creates new environmental grant program
SUPERIOR, Wis. -- To lessen the environmental impact along pipeline construction routes, Enbridge announced Monday the creation of a new grant program. Called the Ecofootprint Grant Program, communities in North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin along the route of the proposed Sandpiper...
May 11, 2015 - 6:12pm
May 9, 2015
Waiting for Sandpiper: Enbridge project on hold as findings are reviewed
ST. PAUL, Minn.
May 9, 2015 - 7:08pm
April 24, 2015
Man killed when he rear-ends truck
TIOGA, N.D. - A Williston man was killed Friday when he drove into the back of a truck on U.S. Highway 2 near Tioga, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. The victim’s name had not been released Friday evening. The Highway Patrol report said the driver was in a 1996 Honda...
April 24, 2015 - 7:55pm
February 17, 2015
‘Suspicious activity’ may have caused spills in ND
TIOGA — “Suspicious activity” may be to blame for two oil-related spills reported in Williams County over the weekend that released produced water and affected at least one nearby wetland. The incidents were two of five significant spills reported Tuesday by state officials. Hess...
February 17, 2015 - 11:09pm
January 27, 2015
Enbridge project director: Pipeline could be in jeopardy
ST. PAUL, Minn.
January 27, 2015 - 11:51pm
January 23, 2015
Source water spill reported in Williams Co.
TIOGA — The North Dakota Department of Health is responding to a source water spill in Williams County. Hess Bakken Investments II reported that 2,500 barrels, or almost 105,000 gallons, of source water was released from a pipeline and has impacted a local stock dam about 9 miles...
January 23, 2015 - 12:13am
January 19, 2015
Two spills reported
TIOGA — A piping leak and an act of vandalism caused two spills in the oilfield over the weekend. The first, reported Saturday at a Hess Corp. central tank facility 9 miles south of Tioga, leaked about 320 barrels of brine from a piping leak, according to the Department of...
January 19, 2015 - 9:24pm
January 15, 2015
Man sentenced for man camp death
WILLISTON — A Michigan man was sentenced Thursday to 20 years behind bars for murdering his lifelong friend at a man camp near Tioga in 2013. Ryan Anderson, 33, of Iron River, stabbed Christopher King twice in the chest and twice in the abdomen at a man camp near Tioga after a...
January 15, 2015 - 11:16pm