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BLM mineral lease sale in Golden Valley County nets $510,400

October 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

BILLINGS, Mont. — Diamond Resources recently paid $510,400 for the oil and gas lease rights to a 1,760-acre parcel located in Golden Valley County at a recent Bureau of Land Management oil and gas lease auction.

The BLM netted $685,712.50 in reve…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

BLM mineral lease sale in Golden Valley County nets $510,400

October 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

BILLINGS, Mont. — Diamond Resources recently paid $510,400 for the oil and gas lease rights to a 1,760-acre parcel located in Golden Valley County at a recent Bureau of Land Management oil and gas lease auction.

The BLM netted $685,712.50 in reve…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Temporary homeless shelter in Dickinson prepares for third season

October 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dickinson Churches United for the Homeless will begin its third season next month, offering shelter to homeless individuals through the winter months.
Following a public comment period, the Dickinson City my on Monday approved a special use permit f…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Info on missing woman sought

October 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — The McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing woman.

Sandra (Sandy) Leist, 48, has not had any contact with family members since early Sunday at which time her location was unknown…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Info on missing woman sought

October 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — The McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing woman.

Sandra (Sandy) Leist, 48, has not had any contact with family members since early Sunday at which time her location was unknown…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Banking on trust: ND’s constitutional funds balloon in wake of oil boom

October 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — After tough economic times in the 1980s, North Dakota voters wanted to make sure education funding would be spared by future budget constraints.
To that end, they agreed in 1994 to create a fund to cushion the state’s K-12 educatio…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Green groups sue over California crude- by-rail expansion

October 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

SAN FRANCISCO — California environmentalists on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the Kern County Board of Supervisors for its approval last month of a major oil-by-rail project in the state, saying the county failed to disclose the risks of the pro…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Shooting range shut down: Neighbors get court order after bullets hit nearby buildings

October 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — The boom town of Watford City has grown up to and around its longtime shooting range and this week a district court agreed it should be shut down.
The president of the Badlands Shooting Club closed the 40-acre range Thursday and sai…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Enbridge delays proposed Sandpiper: Company blames Minnesota regulators for longer process

September 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

DULUTH, Minn. — Enbridge Energy Inc. on Tuesday said its proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline between western North Dakota and Superior, Wis., won’t be completed until 2017, about a year behind the company’s original estimate.
Enbridge announced th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Enbridge delays proposed Sandpiper: Company blames Minnesota regulators for longer process

September 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

DULUTH, Minn. — Enbridge Energy Inc. on Tuesday said its proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline between western North Dakota and Superior, Wis., won’t be completed until 2017, about a year behind the company’s original estimate.
Enbridge announced th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com