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Tank overflow reported at oil well near Alexander

April 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDER — An unexpected increase in well pressure caused a tank to overflow and release 1,100 barrels of liquids at an oil and gas well about 4 miles southwest of Alexander, the Department of Mineral Resources said Wednesday.
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Tank overflow reported at oil well near Alexander

April 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDER — An unexpected increase in well pressure caused a tank to overflow and release 1,100 barrels of liquids at an oil and gas well about 4 miles southwest of Alexander, the Department of Mineral Resources said Wednesday.
An estimated 650 ba…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Crews cleaning up pipeline oil spill that leaked 400 barrels

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDER — Crews are cleaning up an oil spill in McKenzie County after an above-ground section of pipeline leaked, releasing about 400 barrels.
The spill occurred Thursday about six miles northeast of Alexander at a facility owned by Hiland Crude…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Crews cleaning up pipeline oil spill that leaked 400 barrels

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDER — Crews are cleaning up an oil spill in McKenzie County after an above-ground section of pipeline leaked, releasing about 400 barrels.
The spill occurred Thursday about six miles northeast of Alexander at a facility owned by Hiland Crude…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND couple death declared murder-suicide: Family and friends shocked by violent tragedy, see drug addiction as a factor

February 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Less than two weeks before a Fargo couple left behind three children in a murder-suicide near Alexandria on Monday, they were arrested by West Fargo police after reporting a meth-fueled hallucination.
Family and friends say the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND couple death declared murder-suicide: Family and friends shocked by violent tragedy, see drug addiction as a factor

February 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Less than two weeks before a Fargo couple left behind three children in a murder-suicide near Alexandria on Monday, they were arrested by West Fargo police after reporting a meth-fueled hallucination.
Family and friends say the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pipeline leaks 400 barrels of oil

February 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Targa pipeline was struck and damaged, causing it to leak about 400 barrels of crude oil, the North Dakota Department of Health announced Friday.
The spill occurred about nine miles north of Alexander. Most of it was contained in a trench being du…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Explosion at saltwater tank causes fire, spills; Man suffers heart attack while responding

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDER – A saltwater tank exploded near here Thursday causing several tanks to catch fire and spill about 2,700 barrels of saltwater and oil, the North Dakota Department of Health said.

The tank explosion at a disposal well site about 8 miles…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Explosion at saltwater tank causes fire, spills; Man suffers heart attack while responding

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDER – A saltwater tank exploded near here Thursday causing several tanks to catch fire and spill about 2,700 barrels of saltwater and oil, the North Dakota Department of Health said.

The tank explosion at a disposal well site about 8 miles…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Phoenix woman killed on rural McKenzie County road

October 12, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

ALEXANDER A 45-year-old woman from Phoenix was killed in an alcohol-related accident Saturday morning on a rural McKenzie County gravel road east of Alexander, the North Dakota Highway Patrol reported. Continue Reading