September 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK A Montana businessman is resuming plans to mine gravel near the site of Theodore Roosevelt’s historic Badlands ranch in western North Dakota. Continue Reading
October 13, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
BLAISDELL Dallas Moore doesn’t have oil wells on his ranch, but that doesn’t mean his land isn’t rich. Continue Reading
June 29, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE The state Transportation Commission concluded Thursday it lacked legal authority to give contractor Bob Bak the $25,000 break he came seeking.
May 24, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON A gravel pit in Westside Township that was permitted for six years came under review Wednesday night by the Nobles County Planning and Zoning Commission after neighbors complained about a lack of dust control and maintenance to the township roads its gravel trucks travel. Continue Reading
October 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The U.S. Forest Service is taking public comment on a plan to mine gravel at a scenic Badlands ranch where Theodore Roosevelt once grazed cattle.
September 7, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission members think it would be a bad idea to force business owners to pave gravel and dirt roads in city limits, they said during a Wednesday meeting at City Hall.
October 23, 2010 in The Daily Republic
WHITE RIVER Some of the gravel miners here on the Northern Plains say they’ve already scaled back or are getting out of the business altogether. Bob Bak is one of the small-time operators, unearthing and mixing gravel for highway projects. But he vows he won’t be broken by the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration. Continue Reading