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14 hospitalized after visiting laundromat in Watford City

August 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — Fourteeen people have been hospitalized after visiting a laundromat in Watford City, according to a news release.

Police and emergency services responded to the unnamed laundromat at approximately noon on Sunday, where an 18-year-…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gas processing plant operational in Bakken

August 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — ONEOK Partners announced Tuesday that its natural gas processing facility in eastern McKenzie County is operational.
The Garden Creek II plant can process 100 million cubic feet per day of natural gas, a news release from the compan…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Names of man, woman involved in fatal crash in McKenzie Co. released

August 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — Officials on Thursday released the names of a man that died and a woman who was injured after a Tuesday night accident in McKenzie County. 

Carolyn J. English, Bainville, Mont., was driving a 2013 Chevrolet pickup north on Hi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. Land Board awards nearly $8M to oil-impacted schools

July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The state Land Board awarded nearly $8 million Thursday to K-12 schools affected by oil and gas development in western North Dakota, while also providing $2 million to reconstruct the Killdeer airport’s runway, hangar and taxiway.

T…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Law enforcement searching for man missing since Friday

July 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Wyoming man has gone missing in western North Dakota, according to the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office.

Jared Holloway, 32, has been missing since Friday night, Deputy Kyle Grove said. He was last seen at a well site in McKenzie County, which is …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Law enforcement searching for man missing since Friday

July 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Wyoming man has gone missing in western North Dakota, according to the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office.

Jared Holloway, 32, has been missing since Friday night, Deputy Kyle Grove said. He was last seen at a well site in McKenzie County, which is …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

BLM lease sale nets $1.1 million

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Bureau of Land Management sold 50 federal land leases totaling 15,469 acres Tuesday, netting more than $1.1 million in revenue, the BLM announced Wednesday in a press release.
The highest per-acre bid of $9,900 came from Langham Petroleum for a …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

PSC approves natural gas processing plant

July 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — State regulators on Thursday approved a natural gas processing plant in McKenzie County.
The North Dakota Public Service Commission approved the Lonesome Creek natural gas processing plant, the Bismarck Tribune reported.
ONEOK proposes…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pipeline company says spill contained: Three Affiliated Tribes to take over investigation on leak into Missouri River

July 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

MANDAREE — The owner of a pipeline that is leaking near the Missouri River said Wednesday that the leak has been contained.
In a statement issued Wednesday, Crestwood Midstream Partners said an emergency response team has been on site and “worki…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com