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Jack Yem northern pike
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Hudson Kilgore walleye
Paul Nelson: Anglers should release fish responsibly as water temperatures peak
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Rob Port: Cases are being dismissed because North Dakota campus cops don't follow the law
LETTER: Don't move UND Women's Center to crowded Student Union
DON LEMON: Turn old library into Grand Forks' newest school
LETTER: Wind power fits seamlessly into power grid
OUR OPINION: Kudos to UND for thinking out of the penalty box
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March 30, 2016
Pump failure causes saltwater spill in Billings County
GRASSY BUTTE, N.D. - An equipment failure caused about 340 barrels, or 14,280 gallons, of saltwater to spill at a site in Billings County, the Department of Mineral Resources said Wednesday. Cobra Oil and Gas Corp. reported the release occurred 5 a.m. Tuesday at a central tank battery...
March 30, 2016 - 6:30pm
March 8, 2016
Eroded berm allows 2,700 barrels of saltwater to spill into pasture
WILLISTON – A reported spill of more than 2,700 barrels of saltwater northeast of Williston over the weekend reinforces the need for oil well pads to have adequate containment berms, one state agency said Monday. Zavanna staff discovered the spill of 2,733 barrels, or 114,786 gallons,...
March 8, 2016 - 5:07pm
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. An undetermined amount of this...
March 1, 2016 - 7:32pm
January 8, 2016
Year after North Dakota’s worst pipeline spill, same system leaks again
WILLISTON, N.D. – The company responsible for North Dakota's largest pipeline spill reported another leak on the same pipeline system Friday. Meadowlark Midstream, a subsidiary of Summit Midstream, reported Friday that 187 barrels, or 7,854 gallons, of saltwater leaked from...
January 8, 2016 - 8:00pm
October 20, 2015
'Significant' oil, brine spill affects White Earth River in northwest North Dakota
WHITE EARTH, N.D. -- An oil well in Mountrail County that has been out of control since late Saturday night leaked oil and brine water into the...
October 20, 2015 - 3:30am
September 30, 2015
PSC approves pipeline for company responsible for Yellowstone River spill
BISMARCK – The company responsible for an oil spill in the Yellowstone River this year received permission from state regulators Wednesday to build a new crude oil pipeline in southwest North Dakota. Public Service Commission chairwoman Julie Fedorchak said the three-member...
September 30, 2015 - 8:30pm
August 26, 2015
EPA lacked view of pressure buildup at Colorado mine, internal report says
A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency team working to address seepage at an abandoned Colorado gold mine underestimated water pressure at the...
August 26, 2015 - 5:45pm
August 12, 2015
Colorado governor says worst of mine waste spill appears over
Contamination from 3 million gallons (11.3 million liters) of toxic waste that spewed from an abandoned gold mine in southwestern Colorado, turning...
August 12, 2015 - 6:00pm
July 23, 2015
11,000 gallons of saltwater, oil spill at well near Parshall
PARSHALL, N.D. – A tank overflow caused 10,332 gallons of saltwater and 840 gallons of oil to spill at an oil and gas well about 4 miles southwest of Parshall, the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division said Thursday. The spill reported Wednesday by EOG Resources was contained and...
July 23, 2015 - 8:50pm
May 26, 2015
Second sea lion rescued from California oil spill dies at SeaWorld
A second sea lion rescued from along California's oil-fouled coastline near Santa Barbara has died at SeaWorld San Diego, where veterinarians...
May 26, 2015 - 7:00pm
May 22, 2015
U.S. issues corrective action order over oil pipeline spill in California
Owners of the oil pipeline that ruptured in California this week must take numerous corrective measures, including an in-depth analysis of factors...
May 22, 2015 - 4:29pm
May 13, 2015
PSC approves new pipelines for Meadowlark
The North Dakota Public Service Commission has approved two separate pipeline projects from Meadowlark Midstream after the company involved in a large saltwater spill offered assurances about improvements to leak detection.
May 13, 2015 - 9:15pm
March 18, 2015
Pipeline company offers reassurances after recent spill
WILLISTON, N.D. – The company responsible for the largest saltwater pipeline spill in North Dakota’s history answered questions Wednesday about lessons learned as it proposes to build new crude oil pipelines in the state. Meadowlark Midstream and Epping Transmission Co., both...
March 18, 2015 - 10:15pm
March 5, 2015
Spill reported north of Tioga
TIOGA, N.D. -- North Dakota health and energy officials are working to clean up a pipeline leak that spilled approximately 450 barrels or 19,000 gallons of brine in Divide County. The North Dakota Department of Health said Thursday the Continental Resources pipeline about...
March 5, 2015 - 8:55pm
March 1, 2015
No remote sensors before Williston 3 million gallon saltwater leak
WILLISTON, N.D. – The pipeline that ruptured and spilled nearly 3 million gallons of saltwater, contaminating a nearby creek and...
March 1, 2015 - 7:15am