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February 24, 2014
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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.
ND should take stand on illegal waste, officials say
February 24, 2014 - 10:32pm
July 19, 2013
Environmental groups take oil waste concerns to state health officials
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 16, 2013
McLean County Commission rejects oil industry landfill
July 16, 2013 - 6:08pm
June 13, 2013
A truck travels down a McKenzie County rural road in July 2012 kicking up plenty of dust in its wake.
Oil field waste may bite the dust
June 13, 2013 - 12:00am
January 16, 2013
Vice President John McCain of the engineering firm Carlson McCain addresses a gathering of citizens concerned about a proposed 145-acre oil field waste landfill complex in Billings County.
Health Dept., engineers: Oil field waste landfill safe
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
January 5, 2013
Oil waste landfill near Fairfield uncontested so far
January 5, 2013 - 12:00am
September 20, 2012
Flanked by his attorneys Monte Rogneby, left, and Mandy Maxon, oil executive Nathan Garber listens to Judge Zane Anderson during an initial appearance at the Stark County Courthouse Wednesday morning.
Oil exec in Stark County Court for frack water disposal practices
September 20, 2012 - 12:00am
August 21, 2012
Industrial Commission approves Hettinger County salt water disposal well
August 21, 2012 - 10:09am
July 12, 2012
Proposed oil waste landfill near Dodge is shelved
July 12, 2012 - 12:00am
March 17, 2012
Press Photo by April Baumgarten
An oil boom in western North Dakota has caught the interest of people across the country, tempting them to come to the area. In response to the increase of solid waste, as shown above Friday in Dickinson, the North Dakota Solid Waste and Recycling Association will hold workshops across the state on solid waste and management issues, which should help remind residents and officials how to properly dispose of garbage in their communities, officials added.
More people equals more trash: Solid waste workshops to be held in North Dakota
March 17, 2012 - 12:00am
March 10, 2012
Letter: Dickinson needs recycling program
March 10, 2012 - 12:00am
March 4, 2012
An oil reserve pit, dug by Oil for America Exploration more than a year ago, remains open near a farmstead west of Taylor on Saturday. Bob Angerer was working with Oil for America Exploration when this pit was dug. Now he's back with Edog Manifest LLC with a request to build a natural gas procesing facility near Patterson Lake. The Stark County Zoning Board tabled the request, telling Angerer to close the six oil pits that remain open near Taylor.
Clean up or pack up: Request to Stark County Zoning Board to build natural gas facility tabled until old oil pit sites are reclaimed
March 4, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2012
Luke Bross, chief operating officer of Location Service Inc., speaks in front of Zoning Board members in the commissioner's room of the Stark County Courthouse on Thursday to address public concerns regarding the construction of an oil waste facility near Belfield.
Oil waste facility near Belfield put on hold
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am
February 28, 2012
Oklahoma company interested in oil waste 'filings' site outside of Belfield
February 28, 2012 - 12:00am
February 3, 2012
Oil waste permit up for Billings County approval
February 3, 2012 - 12:00am