STAFF BLOG OIL PATCH DISPATCH UPDATED: Pipeline leak spills 17,000 barrels of saltwater
MARMARTH, N.D. -- A saltwater pipeline leak in Montana has released 17,000 barrels of brine, polluting more than a mile of a creek in the Badlands of southwest North Dakota, authorities said Tuesday.
... Posted on 11/26/13 at 8:15 PM
SIOUX FOOTBALL INSIDER Reviewing The Ugly
Montana State started the day by unveiling QB DeNarius McGhee, who was not expected to play this week because of injury, and finished by dominating UND in all facets of the game - winning 63-20 in the... Posted on 10/2/13 at 7:39 AM
PEACE GARDEN MAMA II meaningful mondays: following the heart home
[The following column was printed in The Forum, North Dakota's largest daily newspaper, on September 28, 2013. Reprinted with permission. Photos by author added for Peace Garden Mama entry only.]
Livi... Posted on 9/29/13 at 11:01 PM
BISON MEDIA BLOG 2013 Countdown: #2
Weekly as the season goes along, I'll be linking the Sports Network's FCS Bracketology that they unveil, the debut edition has NDSU as the top seed, joined by 3 other Valley teams and five from the Bi... Posted on 8/28/13 at 10:06 AM
STAFF BLOG AG RIGHT In the middle of Montana
The middle of July often is cruel to agriculturalists who live and work in the middle of Montana. The area has seen too many harsh summers in which crops and pastures burn up because of too little moi... Posted on 7/18/13 at 10:03 AM
Last week’s pipeline leak that spilled 17,000 barrels of saltwater near the Montana-North Dakota state line has not affected the Little Missouri River, the North Dakota Department of Health said Monday.
A Montana bride accused of killing her new husband by pushing him off a cliff at Glacier National Park had spoken of killing her mother and stepfather in the weeks before her June wedding, federal prosecutors said in legal documents.
An oilfield waste landfill that opened last June in eastern Montana is getting about half of its waste from North Dakota. “It seems to be getting larger,” said owner Ross Oakland. “North Dakota’s starting to find out about me.”
Fossils of two dinosaurs locked in a death match failed to sell at auction on Tuesday despite predictions they would fetch a record $9 million. The top bid for the dinosaur fossils was $5.5 million and did not meet the reserve price, Bonhams auction house said.
Injuries on the body of a Montana man whose wife is accused of pushing him to his death off a cliff at Glacier National Park suggest he was shoved from behind and fell face first into a ravine, U.S. federal prosecutors said in court documents filed on Thursday.
A state judge on Thursday moved the trial of a Colorado man charged with killing a popular eastern Montana teacher after defense attorneys argued that he could not receive a fair hearing in her hometown.
Attorneys for a Colorado man accused of killing teacher Sherry Arnold are due in court Thursday to argue for the relocation of his trial because of the heavy publicity the case has received in the small eastern Montana community where Arnold taught high school math.
Farmers and ranchers in southeastern Montana are being denied their "lifeblood" by upstream water users in Wyoming who are taking more than their share of water from the Yellowstone River basin, Montana Attorney General Tim Fox said Wednesday.
A dozen people have been indicted on federal charges alleging they were involved in a ring that distributed methamphetamine in the Bakken oil patch along the North Dakota border, and in other cities and towns across Montana, authorities said.
A Montana man accused of oil and gas violations that threatened Stark County's drinking water must pay a $2,500 fine. Nathan Garber pleaded guilty to violating the rules and regulations of the North Dakota Industrial Commission, a Class C felony, according to records.
Planning the trip to Montana had started months earlier in the dead of a North Dakota winter. While sitting at the fly-tying vise, I pondered what it would be like crossing the Continental Divide in my old 1956 Cessna 180 en route to some of the best rainbow trout rivers in the world.
Morning comes early in sharptail camp. We slither out of our down cocoons into the heavy dew before dawn. A hunter wouldn’t have to get out of the tent this early to hunt sharptails, these native grouse of the short-grass prairie.
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