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As state wants DNA from families of the missing, retired cop remembers the first to come forward
Fargo mayor calls for tolerance as others seek ND law changes in wake of latest cultural confrontation
Western wheat crop down by a third or more
Drug addiction rally kicks off at the Alerus Center
Grand Forks School Board approves teacher contract, ending impasse
crime and courts
Angelina Jolie opens up on life after Brad Pitt and recent diagnosis
Enjoy music, food, wine at upcoming outdoor venues
'Simpsons' creator heads to Netflix with adult comedy
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Health Matters: How to treat an underactive thyroid?
Marilyn Hagerty: Cozy Darcy's draws full house, loyal customers
Marilyn Hagerty: 'Dunkirk' has special meaning for Grand Forks resident
Marilyn Hagerty: Small town visits worth the ride
Marilyn Hagerty: Small town visits worth the ride
This could be final training camp for Vikings' Terence Newman, Joe Berger
Gophers basketball lands top talent in state
Bridgewater to talk for first time about injury, won't practice for now
Awkward double switch catches Molitor off-guard
Vikings rookie DE hampered by freak accident suffered at hotel
Tony E. Swenson
Dorothy (Lindfors) Christen
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ Doug Leier: Expanding bluegill opportunities offer fun alternative to walleyes across North Dakota
Officials seek info on rash of catfish left on stringers in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks
Devils Lake shooters score well in 4-H National Shooting Sports Championship
Brad Dokken: North Dakota angler to fish international tournament in Russia
Goldfinch season arrives in the valley
McFeely: Former ND chancellor Shirvani resigns as president of Iowa College
Great grilling: Soy Basted Pork Chops an easy summer meal
Viewpoint: Making DeMers smooth for you
Hoops on Hops: All about wheat beer, styles, stories and summer
Trust us, there is logic behind wine pricing
56-year-old injured in Walsh County crash dies
June 15, 2017
Robots roll out to help stop oil spills
SAN DIEGO — It's a dirty job, but somebody's got to do it. And when it comes to the expensive, claustrophobic and sometimes dangerous work...
June 15, 2017 - 5:30am
May 25, 2017
Oil pipeline leak volume near Williston increased from 480 gallons to 16,800 gallons
BISMARCK, N.D. – After investigating underground, an oil gathering line leak near Williston has been increased from 480 gallons to 16,800 gallons.The North Dakota Department of Health has been notified of the updated volume, which resulted from a leak in a 4-inch diameter steel...
May 25, 2017 - 4:35pm
Oil spill in far northern ND flows into slough -- almost 300 reported in state since Jan. 1
BISMARCK, N.D. – An oil and saltwater spill from an equipment failure on a well pad near Bowbells in far northern North Dakota has flowed into an adjacent slough.The North Dakota Department of Health was notified Sunday, May 21, of the 100-barrel or 4,200-gallon oil emulsion spill...
May 25, 2017 - 4:32pm
May 11, 2017
Human error causes spill from ND oil storage tank
KEENE, N.D. – Human error caused an oil storage tank to overflow in McKenzie County, causing an oil spill of 610 barrels, or 25,620 gallons, the North Dakota Health Department said Thursday, May 11.Crestwood Midstream discovered the spill Friday, April 28, at a transmission pipeline...
May 11, 2017 - 5:06pm
May 9, 2017
Power failure causes spill at McKenzie County oil site
ALEXANDER, N.D.—A power failure caused a tank to overflow and spill oil and produced water at a saltwater disposal well in McKenzie County,...
May 9, 2017 - 4:09pm
March 27, 2017
Despite opposition from landowner group, ND Senate approves bill that reduces oil spill reporting
BISMARCK—Senate lawmakers voted 31-14 Monday, March 27, to raise the threshold for reporting oil spills, a proposal the oil industry supported...
March 27, 2017 - 5:11pm
January 26, 2017
Small hole caused Canadian oil pipeline spill
A small hole on a weld between two segments of a shallow four-inch pipe has been discovered on a pipeline that leaked some 52,834 gallons of...
January 26, 2017 - 5:30pm
January 24, 2017
Canada oil pipeline spills nearly 53,000 gallons on aboriginal land
CALGARY, Alberta — A pipeline in the western Canadian province of Saskatchewan has leaked 52,834 gallons of oil in an aboriginal community,...
January 24, 2017 - 11:31am
January 23, 2017
Western Canada oil pipeline leaks nearly 53,000 gallons
CALGARY, Alberta -- A pipeline in the western Canadian province of Saskatchewan has leaked oil in an aboriginal community, the provincial government...
January 23, 2017 - 5:09pm
December 20, 2016
Crews recover more than half of oil spilled in ND creek
HOUSTON -- An estimated 1,805 barrels of oil have been recovered from the Ash Coulee Creek in North Dakota following a Dec. 5 spill that leaked...
December 20, 2016 - 10:56am
December 12, 2016
Valve failure leads to oil spill in Divide County
FORTUNA, N.D. - A valve failure at an oil and gas well caused about 260 barrels, or 10,920 gallons, of oil to spill over the weekend in Divide...
December 12, 2016 - 5:39pm
December 5, 2016
Pipeline leak spills oil into creek near Belfield, ND
BELFIELD, N.D. — A pipeline leak resulting in an oil spill about 16 miles northwest of Bellfield has prompted the North Dakota Department of...
December 5, 2016 - 5:56pm
November 21, 2016
Oil spill reported, contained near Killdeer, N.D.
KILLDEER, N.D. – A valve failure at an oil well caused about 400 barrels, or 16,800 gallons, of oil to spill on Saturday, Nov. 19, but the...
November 21, 2016 - 5:39pm
October 3, 2016
BP says oil spill in the North Sea will disperse naturally
LONDON—A technical problem at BP's Clair platform in the North Sea resulted in a spill of 95 tons of oil that was allowed to disperse...
October 3, 2016 - 2:49pm
September 21, 2016
ExxonMobil unit to pay U.S., Montana $12 million to settle 2011 oil spill
WASHINGTON—An Exxon Mobil Corp affiliate has agreed to pay $12 million in natural resource damages to the federal government and the state...
September 21, 2016 - 2:29pm