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Health Dept., engineers: Oil field waste landfill safe

January 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA A proposed project to construct a giant oil field special waste landfill in Billings County is inching toward the end zone, but Ruth Molm is far from convinced that it’s a good idea. Continue Reading

Medical marijuana measure expands Health Dept. duties

August 8, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK (AP) A proposal to allow North Dakotans to use marijuana as medicine will put the Health Department in charge of vetting the business plans of dispensaries, checking home pot gardens and reviewing the drug’s labeling and potency. Continue Reading

Check Please!: Food trailers must meet same standards as restaurants

June 9, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

On the surface, food trailers are restaurants on wheels with standards as strict as any sit-down eatery. Continue Reading

ASK YOUR GOVERNMENT: Agencies have plan for oil spill in Sakakawea

February 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota agencies tell how they would deal with an oil spill on Lake Sakakawea. Continue Reading

1,600 N.D. teens had abortions over 10 years

June 17, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

About 1,600 North Dakota teenagers had abortions in the state during a 10-year period ending in 2008.Continue Reading