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July 6, 2018
SD pipeline leak likely caused by damage during installation, report says
WASHINGTON -- A November of 2017 Keystone Pipeline spill that leaked about 407,000 gallons of crude oil in over South Dakota farmland near the...
July 6, 2018 - 3:04pm
June 25, 2018
Brine spill reported in western ND
BELFIELD, N.D. -- A tank leak caused 773 barrels, or 32,466 gallons, of brine to spill at a saltwater disposal well in Billings County, the North...
June 25, 2018 - 6:13pm
June 6, 2018
Pipeline of brine spill not marked, ND officials say
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A pipeline struck during construction last week in McKenzie County caused a brine spill of 200 barrels, or 8,400 gallons,...
June 6, 2018 - 6:15pm
May 18, 2017
No impact expected from fuel spill in Devils Lake
DEVILS LAKES, N.D.—The Tuesday spill of hundreds of gallons of diesel fuel into Devils Lake is not expected to seriously harm the lake and its fishery, said a representative of the North Dakota Department of Health. Karl Rockeman, director of the health department's division...
May 18, 2017 - 6:15pm
May 11, 2017
Leak causes saltwater spill in southwest ND
MARMARTH, N.D. — A piping leak caused about 560 barrels, or 23,520 gallons, of saltwater to spill Wednesday, May 10, at a saltwater disposal well in Bowman County, the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division said. Denbury OnShore LLC reported the spill at a location about 7 miles...
May 11, 2017 - 4:20pm
January 24, 2017
Oilfield spill contaminates creek in southwestern N.D.
BELFIELD, N.D. — A dam has been constructed across a creek in southwest North Dakota after an oil-related spill contaminated the waterway this...
January 24, 2017 - 9:10am
August 12, 2016
Oil seeping from hillside at N.D. spill site
BELFIELD — The North Dakota Department of Health is investigating an oil spill on a western North Dakota butte where oil is seeping out...
August 12, 2016 - 8:40pm
August 10, 2016
Saltwater spills into pasture
BISMARCK – About 200 barrels of saltwater were spilled into a pasture in northwest North Dakota, the state Department of Health said in a news release. The spill of produced water, a byproduct of oil production, occurred Wednesday, Aug. 10, as a result of a damaged injection line....
August 10, 2016 - 2:56pm
July 20, 2016
Leak causes spill in McKenzie County
KEENE, N.D. – A piping connection leak caused about 250 barrels, or 10,500, gallons of oil and produced water to spill at an oil well Tuesday, but the spill was contained at the site, the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division said Wednesday.Hess Bakken Investments II reported that emulsion,...
July 20, 2016 - 4:44pm
May 9, 2016
Spill reported north of Parshall
PARSHALL – An equipment failure caused 259 barrels, or 10,878 gallons, of saltwater to release from a site about 7 miles north of Parshall on Saturday, the Oil and Gas Division said Monday.
May 9, 2016 - 2:52pm
March 1, 2016
Emulsion spill leaks into Billings County stock pond
BISMARCK -- A pipeline leak in Billings County released about 40 barrels of brine and 8 barrels of oil at a site operated by White Rock Oil and Gas about 18 miles northwest of Belfield, according to a statement by the North Dakota Department of Health.
March 1, 2016 - 10:06am
December 3, 2015
N.D. looks at ways to reduce numbers, volume of brine spills.
WILLISTON, N.D. — The largest brine spill in state history might have one good thing going for it — change. The 3 million gallons of produced water that spilled near Blacktail Creek, 15 miles north of Williston on Jan. 6, was among the justifications for a $1.5 million study...
December 3, 2015 - 11:04pm
November 20, 2015
Students seek answers for brine water spill in their own backyard
GRENORA, ND. — It is the largest brine spill in North Dakota history, and it happened in someone’s backyard. One of those backyards just happened to be a student’s from the Grenora School District. Now Naomi Ness and her classmates have teamed up to raise awareness...
November 20, 2015 - 6:16pm
November 9, 2015
Brine water spills at MBI training facility
BELFIELD -- About 250 barrels of produced brine water spilled at the MBI Energy Services training facility three miles east of Belfield on Monday, the North Dakota Department of Health reported. The water was released when a pipe fitting broke. According to the report, a portion...
November 9, 2015 - 5:33pm
October 20, 2015
Update: Spill near White Earth River released 756,000 gallons of oil and brine water
WHITE EARTH, N.D. -- The amount of oil and brine recovered from an oil well near the White Earth River reached 756,000 gallons Tuesday, though officials said 99.9 percent of the contamination was contained to the well pad. An estimated 18,000 barrels of oil and brine water has...
October 20, 2015 - 5:33pm