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Grand Forks plans for sustained growth

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A number of good things are going for Grand Forks.
Progress is being made on plans for an unmanned aerial systems business park at Grand Forks Air Force Base, and city and state leaders are optimistic that the base soon will be selec…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Grand Forks plans for sustained growth

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — A number of good things are going for Grand Forks.
Progress is being made on plans for an unmanned aerial systems business park at Grand Forks Air Force Base, and city and state leaders are optimistic that the base soon will be selec…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oil field traffic forces Amtrak cancellations

December 11, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Heavy freight train traffic in the oil fields has canceled several of Amtrak’s passenger trips between Chicago and Spokane, Wash., through the weekend, disrupting service for hundreds of customers.
Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari said fre…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

OSHA pushes safety across North Dakota oilfields

February 15, 2013 in DL-Online

The regional administrator for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration urged North Dakota oil and gas operators to take a safety “stand down” seriously and stop fatalities in the oilfield. Continue Reading

Strong interest as Bakken tours begin

July 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON Sylvan Prothero built a vacation around touring North Dakota’s oil fields. Continue Reading

Western N.D. landfills seeing increase in radioactive oil waste

January 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The state Health Department says municipal landfills in western North Dakota increasingly are rejecting oil field waste because of elevated lead and radiation levels. Health officials say there is no risk to the public. Continue Reading