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Stark Co. drinking water threatened by waste disposal

July 18, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Environmental violations at a fracking waste water disposal well near Dickinson that threatened drinking water in Stark County have prompted North Dakota’s largest civil case and the first ever criminal case against an oil and gas operator. Continue Reading

Missed test prompts a water warning from DENR in Forestburg

October 25, 2011 in The Daily Republic

FORESTBURG The people of Forestburg were informed by the state Department of Environment and Natural Resources last week that a drinking water violation occurred in their area.
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Report: Minn. drinking water mostly safe

May 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota health officials said most drinking water from municipal systems in the state is safe. Continue Reading

EPA’s study into oil industry’s fracking process includes North Dakota

February 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Federal authorities plan to continue taking a hard look at the oil industry practice of hydraulic fracturing, a technology that is key to North Dakota’s booming oil development. Continue Reading&

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US says too much fluoride in drinking water; causing spots on some kids’ teeth

January 7, 2011 in INFORUM

ATLANTA (AP) Fluoride in drinking water credited with dramatically cutting cavities and tooth decay may now be too much of a good thing. It’s causing spots on some kids’ teeth.
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Moorhead H20 ‘best in glass’

December 26, 2010 in INFORUM

Ozone treatment key to award-winning water
What a difference an oxygen atom makes.
Slapping an additional atom onto a typical oxygen molecule creates ozone, which the city of Moorhead uses as the primary disinfectant and treatment agent for its municipal water supply. Continue Reading