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July 11, 2018
Lake Sakakawea begins to drop
RIVERDALE, N.D. – Extensive runoff from a combination of melting mountain snowpack and rainfall over the Missouri River drainage caused a rush of water to enter Lake Sakakawea the past several weeks. The surge pushed the level of Lake Sakakawea to less than a foot from spilling....
July 11, 2018 - 4:52pm
November 19, 2017
Minot now in planning stages for possible diversion channel to avert floods
MINOT, N.D.—A diversion channel tying into a levee with a recreation trail appears to be the best plan for flood protection in west Minot, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The Corps held a public meeting in Minot Thursday to outline its rationale and take comments....
November 19, 2017 - 8:55am
July 25, 2017
Officials seek solution over water supply project hurdle
BISMARCK—Officials planning the Red River Water Supply Project hope for a quick resolution to a dispute over federal plans that could affect...
July 25, 2017 - 5:44pm
February 23, 2017
Northeast ND preparing for flood; officials urge buying insurance
DRAYTON, N.D.—U.S. Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp met with local leaders and federal officials Thursday afternoon in Drayton to address...
February 23, 2017 - 10:47pm
February 1, 2017
Activist ire rises as Dakota Access Pipeline review begins
CANNON BALL, N.D. — Native Americans and activists protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline project expressed alarm on Wednesday, Feb. 1,...
February 1, 2017 - 4:54pm
January 17, 2017
Dakota Access firm files motion to halt environmental study
HOUSTON -- Energy Transfer Partners has filed a motion to bar the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from initiating an environmental study for its...
January 17, 2017 - 6:09pm
December 5, 2016
Dakota Access protesters dig in for winter
STANDING ROCK SIOUX RESERVATION—As blizzard conditions mounted, a representative of the protest camps just south of the Dakota Access Pipeline...
December 5, 2016 - 9:19pm
November 28, 2016
Governor orders evacuation of Dakota Access protest camp
BISMARCK - Gov. Jack Dalrymple has ordered an emergency evacuation of the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camps on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
November 28, 2016 - 9:58pm
U.S. authorities say no plans to forcibly remove North Dakota protesters
U.S. authorities said on Sunday, Nov. 27, they had no plans to forcibly remove activists protesting plans to run an oil pipeline beneath a lake...
November 28, 2016 - 12:54pm
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
October 13, 2016
Standing Rock chairman says talks under way about moving camp onto tribally owned land
BISMARCK — The chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe says talks continue about relocating the main Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp...
October 13, 2016 - 5:34pm
August 23, 2016
Corps commander visits F-M diversion project
FARGO — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' new commander spent several hours inspecting flood-diversion construction sites on Monday, Aug....
August 23, 2016 - 11:44pm
June 22, 2016
Dalrymple wants details on pending tribal land transfer along Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK -- A pending transfer of 30,000 excess acres of federal land along Lake Sakakawea to the Three Affiliated Tribes is set to happen this...
June 22, 2016 - 8:55pm
May 27, 2016
Lake Oahe land transfer under fire
LAKE OAHE -- The former wildlife chief for North Dakota’s Game and Fish Department says a possible transfer of excess land around Lake Oahe to private landowners lacks transparency and would be unfair to the thousands of outdoorsmen and women who use the lakeshore for hunting and...
May 27, 2016 - 6:20pm
Judge blocks EPA’s ‘Waters of the U.S.’ rule from taking effect Friday
BISMARCK – North Dakota and a dozen other states suing the federal government over a new clean water rule claimed a temporary victory Thursday when a judge blocked it from taking effect Friday, but the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said the rule will move forward in other...
August 27, 2015 - 4:53pm