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Bowman woman killed in crash near Little Missouri River bridge

November 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

MARMARTH — A Bowman woman has died after totaling her car.
The unidentified 20-year-old was driving west at approximately 11 p.m. Friday on Highway 12 on the east side of Marmarth when she failed to negotiate a curve in the road, according to a re…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Long X Bridge suffers minimal damage after truck hits it

July 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — A truck traveling on U.S. Highway 85 hit the top portion of the Long X Bridge that spans the Little Missouri River on Friday evening, according to authorities.

“I believe it hit the top portion from the beginning to the end of th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pipeline leaks saltwater in the Badlands

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA — Continental Resources will submit a plan to clean up a pipeline leak that spilled about 560 barrels of saltwater in the Badlands about 10 miles south of here, the North Dakota Department of Health said.
Continental Resources personnel dis…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Brine, oil spill reported northwest of Medora

December 9, 2013 in Uncategorized

MEDORA — About 650 barrels of salt water and 20 barrels of oil spilled from a well site 15 miles northwest of Medora in Billings County, the North Dakota Department of Health announced Monday.

Some of the brine and oil reached a tributary to the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Brine, oil spill reported northwest of Medora

December 9, 2013 in Uncategorized

MEDORA — About 650 barrels of salt water and 20 barrels of oil spilled from a well site 15 miles northwest of Medora in Billings County, the North Dakota Department of Health announced Monday.

Some of the brine and oil reached a tributary to the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Southwestern North Dakota flood threat: Very low

April 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Snowmelt, such as that expected to send river waters flooding into eastern North Dakota cities, shouldn’t impact the Little Missouri River in the western part of the state. Continue Reading

Badlands wildlife taking drought well, for now

September 6, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Wildlife survival in the Badlands during this year’s drought is not as rough as it may seem, even as the Little Missouri River’s level continues to decline to 1 foot. Continue Reading

Little Missouri River crossing stirs debate

June 7, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA Emotions ran high as about 80 people shared concerns and information about a proposed Little Missouri River crossing during a Thursday evening meeting at the North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame. Continue Reading

Elkhorn Ranch ‘most endangered’: Roosevelt’s land added to list of threatened historic places

June 6, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Elkhorn Ranch in Billings County was named to America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places, the National Trust for Historic Preservation announced Wednesday. Continue Reading

Push on for Little Missouri River crossing

June 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Billings County commissioners are inching closer to constructing a Little Missouri River crossing that would connect Highway 85 to Highway 16. Continue Reading