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October 10, 2018
Airborne electromagnetic survey to fly over seven ND counties
FARGO — If you notice a strange helicopter in the sky next week, don't be alarmed. The North Dakota State Water Commission is planning to conduct an aerial electromagnetic survey of aquifers in parts of Benson, Ramsey, Eddy, Nelson, LaMoure, Dickey and Sargent counties.
October 10, 2018 - 7:58pm
August 14, 2018
Officials lay out options to fix Devils Lake outlet leak
GRAND FORKS—State officials presented several options to fix a seepage problem at the western outlet of the Devils Lake Basin, but how...
August 14, 2018 - 8:40pm
June 29, 2018
Landowners claim water outlet near Devils Lake is leaking
DEVILS LAKE—Landowners near the western outlet of the Devils Lake Basin say the outlet has been leaking for several years and if a settlement with the state Water Commission is not reached, they may have to take legal action against the commission. The issue has been ongoing...
June 29, 2018 - 5:07pm
August 23, 2017
ND Water Commission approves funds for water supply, Grand Forks treatment plant projects
BISMARCK — The State Water Commission approved $17 million for a pipeline to bring Missouri River water to the eastern North Dakota during...
August 23, 2017 - 3:47pm
August 16, 2017
'Uncharted waters': SW ND loses representation in State Water Commission
Gov. Doug Burgum's newly appointed State Water Commission won't have a representative from the southwestern North Dakota corner—and some...
August 16, 2017 - 9:01pm
August 10, 2017
It's been 10 years: River commission’s first meeting since ‘07
It's been 10 years since the Little Missouri Scenic River Commission (LMSRC) met, but as the drought drinks deep from its flows, Gov. Doug Burgum...
August 10, 2017 - 9:19pm
Burgum appoints seven to State Water Commission
BISMARCK—Gov. Doug Burgum appointed seven people, including two North Dakota mayors, to the State Water Commission Thursday, Aug. 10. Burgum...
August 10, 2017 - 6:57pm
July 27, 2017
Fifty-three apply for ND State Water Commission
BISMARCK — Fifty-three people applied for a spot on the State Water Commission after Gov. Doug Burgum opened up applications for the seven...
July 27, 2017 - 12:33pm
June 23, 2017
Burgum declares drought emergency
BISMARCK—Citing an "escalating threat" to farmers and ranchers, Gov. Doug Burgum declared a drought emergency Thursday, June 22, that reactivates...
June 23, 2017 - 9:00am
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
June 20, 2016
Sando set to depart State Water Commission
BISMARCK -- Retirement is just around the corner for State Engineer Todd Sando, and he says he’ll now have more time to take in his love of...
June 20, 2016 - 8:04pm
June 12, 2016
Langdon to vote on shipping water from Devils Lake
LANGDON -- Langdon may look into building an $11.6 million water treatment plant if residents vote down a measure that would allow the city to purchase water from the Northeast Regional Water District.
June 12, 2016 - 9:40pm
April 27, 2016
N.D. Water Commission hires new state engineer from South Dakota
BISMARCK – A longtime environmental engineer in South Dakota will serve as North Dakota’s new state engineer. The State Water Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to appoint Garland Erbele as North Dakota’s 18th state engineer, according to a statement from the agency.
April 27, 2016 - 2:40pm
March 9, 2016
State Engineer Todd Sando announces retirement
BISMARCK – State Engineer Todd Sando informed the State Water Commission on Wednesday that he will retire by the end of June, capping a 31-year...
March 9, 2016 - 3:45pm
February 8, 2016
N.D. water projects safe from budget cuts, but ‘tough prioritizing’ lies ahead
BISMARCK – Roughly a billion dollars’ worth of water projects planned in North Dakota are safe from budget cuts ordered for most state agencies last week, but the state’s chief engineer predicts some “tough prioritizing” during the next budget cycle if oil prices and production...
February 8, 2016 - 4:29pm