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State-tribal relations may suffer into the future after pipeline protests
In historically rare move, Forum Communications doesn’t endorse Republican for president
Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Anne Short Johnson
Donna Marie Schmidt
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
July 30, 2016
City continues to expand water infrastructure
From filling glasses to flushing toilets, Dickinson's water infrastructure has significantly expanded through major municipal investments over...
July 30, 2016 - 5:37pm
December 4, 2015
New wastewater treatment plant is good news for Missouri River
WILLISTON, N.D. – The first phase of a new Williston wastewater treatment plant is complete, greatly reducing the impact the growing city is...
December 4, 2015 - 10:42pm
July 11, 2015
Our View: Crops and panhandling both up in area
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Roughrider Days goes well: The 45th edition of Dickinson’s Roughrider Days festival went very well with a variety of events scattered...
July 11, 2015 - 12:06am
July 4, 2015
Williston wastewater deluge takes its toll on fish
WILLISTON — Williston’s sewage lagoon system can’t handle the city’s expanding population and concerns are growing about the impact it’s...
July 4, 2015 - 10:00pm
April 22, 2015
Water projects to receive USDA rural development loans
VALLEY CITY, N.D. - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack celebrated Earth Day on Wednesday by announcing support for projects to improve rural water and wastewater services and energy resources, including major projects in North Dakota and Minnesota. Vilsack said that the Barnes...
April 22, 2015 - 7:23pm
September 18, 2014
Garber reaches plea deal in dumping case
BISMARCK — A plea agreement has been reached in a case for a man who allegedly dumped thousands of gallons of saltwater illegally. Nathan Garber, Kalispell, Mont., was charged with violations of the federal Safe Drinking Water Act and false statements after continuing to use a...
September 18, 2014 - 11:34pm
August 26, 2014
Refinery fined for mishandling wastewater
ST. PAUL PARK, Minn. — Regulators penalized St. Paul Park Refining Co. for improperly handling wastewater containing benzene, a hazardous liquid that could have been released from the oil refinery into the nearby Mississippi River. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency fined the...
August 26, 2014 - 10:15pm
July 8, 2014
New England buys skid steer
NEW ENGLAND — On Monday night, New England City Council members voted to buy a new skid steer, which can be used for construction and landscaping projects. The city will pay $37,085 for the skid steer, but will not use any tax money to do so, said city auditor Jason Jung. For...
July 8, 2014 - 10:57pm
May 10, 2013
Access to water, gas, transportation key in Grand Forks' selection for fertilizer plant
GRAND FORKS - The selection of 320 acres northwest of town as the site of a proposed $1.5 billion fertilizer production plant came down to plentiful land and water, said developers, announcing the project Thursday. "I do drool over that site. It's as good as it gets," said Larry...
May 10, 2013 - 12:00am
March 6, 2013
Engineer: Bully Pulpit best spot for new wastewater facility
MEDORA -- Although he stopped short of endorsing the plan outright, the engineer charged with making a new Medora wastewater treatment plant a reality told the City Council during its meeting Tuesday that Bully Pulpit is likely the best spot for a proposed new facility. As part of...
March 6, 2013 - 12:00am
November 20, 2012
Commission approves $40 million loan for wastewater facility
With construction already underway, Dickinson took another huge step Monday toward the end result of a brand new wastewater treatment reclamation facility. Thought by close observers to be merely a formality, the North Dakota Industrial Commission unanimously approved a $40.5 million...
November 20, 2012 - 12:00am
November 8, 2012
Medora to consider plans to remedy city's water problems
MEDORA -- With the replacement of its outdated wastewater treatment facilities rapidly becoming a need, members of the Medora City Council were presented three plans Wednesday evening that could remedy the community's water issues. The three proposals -- ranging in estimated price...
November 8, 2012 - 12:00am
September 30, 2012
Not wasting wastewater: Innovative solution to sewage problem allows cities to grow
RAY -- Developer Tom Serie could fill two 12-plex apartment buildings here tomorrow. But a major hurdle is keeping Serie from putting a shovel in the ground: The city doesn't have enough sewer capacity. "I've got subcontractors ready to go to work," said Serie, developer with Guardian...
September 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Works begins on $30M Dickinson water reclamation facility
Dickinson and North Dakota officials celebrated the start of construction on a $30 million wastewater reclamation facility southeast of Dickinson on Wednesday, which is designed to serve a rapidly growing population. Reclaimed water won't be drinking water quality but will be able...
August 30, 2012 - 12:00am
April 5, 2012
Wake up and smell the wastewater?!: City's lagoon assaulting east Dickinson residents' olfactory sense
Spring in Dickinson brings the aroma of rain, flowers and human waste. The smell that makes residents on the east side of town seal themselves...
April 5, 2012 - 12:00am