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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Sailer wins national awards
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Dickinson High swimming and diving 10th at UND meet
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Dickinson State women’s golf 4th at Jamestown
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
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How reading can make you healthier and happier
Port: Let the kids mow the lawns
How the progression of time and technology collide then diverge
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March 18, 2015
Drive-by shooting reported near Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. – The Williams County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drive-by shooting that occurred Tuesday night near Williston. The incident occurred about 8:30 p.m. at the corner of 141st Street and 52nd Avenue in Williams County, the sheriff’s office said. Two...
March 18, 2015 - 2:38pm
March 16, 2015
Bursting at the seams: Williston, Williams County service population grows 20 percent
WILLISTON — The “service population” utilizing Williston city infrastructure and other services has increased at 10 times the normal rate,...
March 16, 2015 - 1:54pm
March 13, 2015
Sex offender accused of child sex abuse
WILLISTON, N.D. - A registered sex offender man is in custody at the Williams County Jail after being charged Friday with multiple felony counts related to child sex abuse. Daniel Jeff Bellard, 44, of Williston, was charged in Northwest District Court with continuous sexual abuse...
March 13, 2015 - 7:46pm
March 10, 2015
Williston man charged with manslaughter for traffic death
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A Williston man has been charged in connection with the traffic fatality death last week of 26-year-old Williston woman Tianna...
March 10, 2015 - 5:01pm
March 9, 2015
Two men face trafficking charges in Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. – An undercover human trafficking sting in Williston last week led to the arrests of two alleged traffickers and eight men...
March 9, 2015 - 10:12pm
Truck overflow causes brine spill
WILLISTON, N.D. – A truck that overflowed caused about 40 barrels, or 1,680 gallons, of brine to spill and affect a nearby creek, the North Dakota Department of Health said Monday. Health officials are investigating water quality impacts of the spill, which occurred about 7...
March 9, 2015 - 6:50pm
March 3, 2015
Family, friends remember Ray student killed in car crash
Like the balloons that friends and family members held in their hands, Dalen Dennis Dorval’s spirit soared into the clear blue sky above as...
March 3, 2015 - 9:51pm
March 2, 2015
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
WILLISTON — The pipeline that ruptured and spilled nearly 3 million gallons of saltwater, contaminating a nearby creek and two rivers near...
March 2, 2015 - 9:50am
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
Man pleads guilty to manslaughter in strip club death
WILLISTON — A California man pleaded guilty Tuesday to a charge of manslaughter stemming from an altercation outside a Williston strip club that caused a man’s death. Kyle Siler admitted in Williams County District Court that he struck 25-year-old Dean Niederklopfer in the face...
February 17, 2015 - 10:47pm
February 2, 2015
Developers sees 219-acre retail, housing complex for Williston
WILLISTON — Here's a phrase developer Terry Olin would like to erase from the Williston vernacular: “I’m going to Minot, do you want anything?”...
February 2, 2015 - 5:10pm
January 28, 2015
Tanks overflow, cause oil spill near Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. – Tanks that overflowed released nearly 40,000 gallons of oil and brine northwest of here, the North Dakota Department of Health said Wednesday. Oasis Petroleum reported that 490 barrels of oil and 455 barrels of produced water brine, or saltwater, have been...
January 28, 2015 - 11:45am
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 21, 2015
VIDEO: Williams Co. brine spill is biggest in years
A spill earlier this month from a saltwater line north of Williston has turned out to be the biggest spill of North Dakota's current oil boom. Approximately 70,000 barrels, or nearly 3 million gallons, of the brine escaped a rupture in a gathering line operated by Bridger Pipeline...
January 21, 2015 - 8:41pm
Accused killer found with weapons in jail cell
WILLISTON — A man charged with murder in Williams County is now charged for having weapons in his jail cell. An affidavit of probable cause says Tovias Carrillo, 49, had two shanks in the Williams County Correctional Center in Williston after a shake-down last month. The document...
January 21, 2015 - 6:51pm