A Neche, N.D., company that got its start at UND's Center for Innovation is aiming to light the busy North Dakota Oil Patch - with the power of the sun and wind. Solargy Lights already has two prototype streetlights that illuminate a section of U.S. Highway 2 in Stanley, N.D., and the company plans to start production this year.
Gov. John Hoeven is urging the U.S. State Department to seek removal of a 30-mile-long Canadian road functioning as a dike along the international border in Pembina County, N.D., saying it is a “clear violation” of the U.S. Boundary Waters Treaty Act of 1909.
The U.S.-Canadian border crossing at Neche, N.D., likely will be closed until at least May 8, until construction crews can make emergency repairs to a 160-foot-long section of N.D. Highway 18 that has washed out between Neche and the border.
Hoeven views water backup on U.S. side of border with Canada
After viewing miles of water backing up along the U.S. side of the Canadian border, Gov. John Hoeven vowed Monday to work with the federal government and his Canadian counterparts in Manitoba to find some relief for people living in and around the virtual island communities of Pembina and Neche, N.D.
Volunteers fight off floodwaters near Neche, N.D. Flood fighters used 10 half-ton sandbags to finally halt a deluge of overland floodwater from overpowering two culverts Thursday afternoon, thwarting an immediate threat to this U.S.-Canadian border town.
Residents of Neche, N.D., are watching the west, where in 2006 flooded fields broke through roadways acting as dikes and let big water surround the town of 430 on the Pembina River near the Canadian border.
Towns prepare for rising water levels for a second time this year The National Weather Service is predicting the Pembina River at Neche, N.D., will break 20 feet by today, and likely will remain at a level of about 21 feet at least until next Monday.
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