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‘No mistakes were made’ at Killdeer Mountains: NDSU professor claims that historic value of power line path ignored on purpose

February 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO – Call it the second Battle of Killdeer Mountain – a clash between growing power needs associated with the oil boom and preservation of what one historian calls the Gettysburg of the Plains.
It’s a clash the power company, Basin Electric…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Straight through the golden nest: Biologists fear power line will disrupt eagles

February 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Biologists are concerned that a proposed power transmission line that would skirt the southern Killdeer Mountains in western North Dakota could disrupt nesting habitat for protected golden eagles.
A research biologist said the eagles aroun…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Tribal members speak against power line plan near battle site

January 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Basin Electric says project needed for growing communities

WATFORD CITY – Members of North Dakota Native American tribes spoke in opposition Thursday to a proposed transmission line that would run through the Killdeer Mountain Battle site and ur…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Tribal members speak against power line plan near battle site

January 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Basin Electric says project needed for growing communities

WATFORD CITY – Members of North Dakota Native American tribes spoke in opposition Thursday to a proposed transmission line that would run through the Killdeer Mountain Battle site and ur…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Alliance fighting for Killdeer Mountain

August 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

KILLDEER – Rob Sand has one last hope. As part of the Killdeer Mountain Alliance, he has worked to protect the mountains he grew up hunting and riding horses on from oil drilling. Continue Reading

Group seeks to protect Killdeer Mountains from oil

August 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINOT An alliance working to protect the environment and history of the Killdeer Mountains in western North Dakota’s Oil Patch wants state regulators to reconsider how oil is being tapped there. Continue Reading