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Brine spill reported in Mountrail County releases 258 barrels

June 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

ROSS – The North Dakota Department of Health has reported a brine spill in Mountrail County, according to a press release.

A tank on a Statoil well site six miles southwest of Ross overflowed, releasing 258 barrels of brine, according to an initia…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Blue Mounds State Park finds E. coli in water system

May 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

LUVERNE — Blue Mounds State Park Manager Chris Ingebretsen is hoping follow-up testing completed Monday by the Minnesota Department of Health will provide the all-clear after the park’s main water system tested positive for E. coli bacteria last …continue reading on dglobe.com

Blue Mounds State Park finds E. coli in water system

May 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

LUVERNE — Blue Mounds State Park Manager Chris Ingebretsen is hoping follow-up testing completed Monday by the Minnesota Department of Health will provide the all-clear after the park’s main water system tested positive for E. coli bacteria last …continue reading on dglobe.com

Updated: N.D. shuts down handler of radioactive oilfield waste for violations in Killdeer

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Health has ordered a company that handles radioactive oilfield waste to shut down its facility near Killdeer after state inspectors found several violations there earlier this month.

The emergency order …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Updated: N.D. shuts down handler of radioactive oilfield waste for violations in Killdeer

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The North Dakota Department of Health has ordered a company that handles radioactive oilfield waste to shut down its facility near Killdeer after state inspectors found several violations there earlier this month.

The emergency order …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hundreds of filter socks discovered in Noonan

March 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

NOONAN — Authorities are investigating the discovery of radioactive waste piled into an abandoned gas station in this small Divide County town.

The waste consists of hundreds of bags of “filter socks,” a byproduct of oil development that cont…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hundreds of filter socks discovered in Noonan

March 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

NOONAN — Authorities are investigating the discovery of radioactive waste piled into an abandoned gas station in this small Divide County town.

The waste consists of hundreds of bags of “filter socks,” a byproduct of oil development that cont…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Radioactive waste “stockpiled” on trailers near Watford City: State officials are investigating, county officials are mad

February 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — Officials are investigating potentially radioactive material and looking into penalties against the company responsible for flatbed trailers stockpiled with filter socks near Watford City.

The trailers are a few miles southwest of …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Medora moves to secure loan for $8M wastewater treatment facility:

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA — City leaders here took another step Wednesday toward the construction of a new wastewater treatment facility slated for $8 million.
During a special City Council meeting the body voted unanimously to move ahead with the application proces…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Medora moves to secure loan for $8M wastewater treatment facility:

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA — City leaders here took another step Wednesday toward the construction of a new wastewater treatment facility slated for $8 million.
During a special City Council meeting the body voted unanimously to move ahead with the application proces…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com