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Long X Bridge to close for repairs Thursday

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — The Long X Bridge south of Watford City on U.S. Highway 85 will be closed from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday so maintenance crews can work on repairing the bridge.

School buses and emergency vehicles will be allowed to pass through as …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Long X Bridge to close for repairs Thursday

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — The Long X Bridge south of Watford City on U.S. Highway 85 will be closed from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday so maintenance crews can work on repairing the bridge.

School buses and emergency vehicles will be allowed to pass through as …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Area counties issue no-travel advisories

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Agencies in western North Dakota have issued no-travel advisories because of icy road conditions.

County officials in Adams, Dunn, Grant, Hettinger, McKenzie and Williams counties have issued no-travel advisories. 

The North Dakota Departm…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Area counties issue no-travel advisories

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Agencies in western North Dakota have issued no-travel advisories because of icy road conditions.

County officials in Adams, Dunn, Grant, Hettinger, McKenzie and Williams counties have issued no-travel advisories. 

The North Dakota Departm…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oil Patch bridge not the only one taking a beating

December 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY – Mauricio Gomez drove a truck more than 1,500 miles from Houston hauling pipe to North Dakota’s Oil Patch only to find the bridge on a main traffic route closed, creating a detour that added another 100 miles to his trip.

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Oil Patch bridge not the only one taking a beating

December 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY – Mauricio Gomez drove a truck more than 1,500 miles from Houston hauling pipe to North Dakota’s Oil Patch only to find the bridge on a main traffic route closed, creating a detour that added another 100 miles to his trip.

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Dickinson man dies in accident near Grassy Butte

December 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRASSY BUTTE, N.D. — A 23-year-old Dickinson man was killed when the vehicle he was riding swerved to avoid a deer and was hit by a truck near Grassy Butte early Tuesday.

The North Dakota HIghway Patrol reports the man was a passenger in a 2008 C…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dickinson man dies in accident near Grassy Butte

December 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRASSY BUTTE, N.D. — A 23-year-old Dickinson man was killed when the vehicle he was riding swerved to avoid a deer and was hit by a truck near Grassy Butte early Tuesday.

The North Dakota HIghway Patrol reports the man was a passenger in a 2008 C…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Long X bridge closed after Saturday morning traffic incident

November 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

The North Dakota Department of Transportation temporarily closed the Long X Bridge on Highway 85 south of Watford City after a Saturday morning traffic incident. 

The bridge was closed shortly after 7 a.m. MT.

Motorists will need to take a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Long X bridge closed after Saturday morning traffic incident

November 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

The North Dakota Department of Transportation temporarily closed the Long X Bridge on Highway 85 south of Watford City after a Saturday morning traffic incident. 

The bridge was closed shortly after 7 a.m. MT.

Motorists will need to take a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com