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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
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Senior Spotlight: Get to know Bison punter Jackson Koonce
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Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
Commentary: UND spent over $16,000 on consulting in athletics department which produced no written reports
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February 10, 2017
$1M fine levied for 2015 oil spill in eastern Montana
GLENDIVE, Mont. — An oil pipeline company will pay Montana $1 million for a 2015 spill that put 31,000 gallons into the Yellowstone River...
February 10, 2017 - 9:25pm
October 24, 2016
Defenders of Wildlife take aim at Corps plan for Yellowstone River, fish
GLENDIVE, Mont.—The final environmental impact study may be out, but the last word on the Glendive Intake Diversion dam is still being had. Defenders of Wildlife have come out swinging against the final draft of an environmental study that looks at ways to make the weir more...
October 24, 2016 - 6:47pm
September 3, 2016
Yellowstone River quietly opens
COLUMBUS, Mont. — Judging by the lack of anglers and recreationists on the nearby Yellowstone and Stillwater rivers Friday morning, word...
September 3, 2016 - 11:47pm
August 19, 2016
Fish kill closes 183 miles of Yellowstone River, tributaries to all recreation
BILLINGS, Mont.—In an unprecedented move, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is closing 183 miles of the Yellowstone River from Gardiner...
August 19, 2016 - 2:34pm
August 17, 2016
Whitefish death toll climbs in Yellowstone River as officials seek answers
LIVINGSTON, Mont.—Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks crews are still searching for answers to what killed more than 700 mountain whitefish...
August 17, 2016 - 5:36pm
May 4, 2016
The big fish story: Catch and keep for paddlefish opening day
WILLISTON — The shores of the Upper Missouri River were dotted with hopeful fishermen who ventured to Williston for the opening of catch-and-keep...
May 4, 2016 - 10:42am
Money would help river run free, improve sturgeon habitat, Landowners fear loss of farmland
SIDNEY, Mont. -- In 2008, a group dedicated to improving habitat for the pallid sturgeon decided to provide Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks with...
February 4, 2016 - 6:00am
July 9, 2015
Proposed pipeline met with local distrust due to company’s history
BELFIELD — When North Dakota Public Service Chairwoman Julie Fedorchak asked Bridger Pipeline LLC’s director of land government and compliance...
July 9, 2015 - 11:04pm
July 8, 2015
Union calls oil company unsafe
BELFIELD — A company proposing a new crude oil pipeline in southwest North Dakota has a poor track record of spills and can’t be trusted to build and operate the project safely, a coalition of labor unions says. The Laborers International Union of North America plans to urge...
July 8, 2015 - 11:42pm
April 10, 2015
Snowpack melting off, not replaced by new snow
BILLINGS, Mont. - It looks like there won’t be any downstream flooding on the Missouri River this year through the Dakotas. Above-average temperatures and below-average snowfall in March took their toll on snowpack across Montana, pushing accumulation below normal levels and...
April 10, 2015 - 7:34pm
March 7, 2015
PHMSA approves partial restart of system that leaked oil near Yellowstone River
WASHINGTON — The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) on Friday approved the restart of a portion of the Poplar Pipeline System that was shut after a spill into the Yellowstone River near Glendive, Mont., in January. The pipeline must operate at a reduced...
March 7, 2015 - 9:43pm
February 20, 2015
Lab tests show petroleum in Yellowstone River fish
GLENDIVE, Mont. — Lab tests have shown detectable levels of petroleum in the muscle of some of the fish netted in the Yellowstone River downstream from an oil pipeline that ruptured near Glendive in January, spilling an estimated 30,000 gallons. Consequently, the Montana Department...
February 20, 2015 - 10:16pm
February 5, 2015
Amendment cuts mandate for monitoring devices on new N.D. pipelines, puts decision in Industrial Commission’s hands
BISMARCK – A bill that would require monitoring devices on new oil and saltwater pipelines in North Dakota received a proposed amendment Thursday...
February 5, 2015 - 11:42pm
January 28, 2015
Spills have lawmakers looking for answers
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Industrial Commission called Wednesday for better monitoring of pipelines and higher standards for those that cross...
January 28, 2015 - 10:06pm
January 24, 2015
Glendive residents OK to drink water: Some homes near oil spill report dark ooze after flushing tap
Residents of a Montana town whose water supply was tainted by an oil pipeline rupture last week got the all-clear on Friday to turn taps back on, though some reported brown or black material spurting from faucets even after their pipes were flushed. Drinking supplies for some 6,000...
January 24, 2015 - 10:07pm