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PSC approves Lonesome Creek Station expansion to help meet western N.D.’s energy needs

March 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission gave Basin Electric Power Cooperative the thumbs-up Wednesday to expand its Lonesome Creek Station near Watford City, while also cautioning that it’s not a long-term solution for meeting the w…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

PSC approves Lonesome Creek Station expansion to help meet western N.D.’s energy needs

March 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission gave Basin Electric Power Cooperative the thumbs-up Wednesday to expand its Lonesome Creek Station near Watford City, while also cautioning that it’s not a long-term solution for meeting the w…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Land Board grants $8 million to Watford City for school-related infrastructure

March 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The state Land Board voted unanimously Monday to grant a special request by Watford City and the McKenzie County School District for $8 million in energy impact grant dollars to help pay for infrastructure needed to support a new $50 mill…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Land Board grants $8 million to Watford City for school-related infrastructure

March 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The state Land Board voted unanimously Monday to grant a special request by Watford City and the McKenzie County School District for $8 million in energy impact grant dollars to help pay for infrastructure needed to support a new $50 mill…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Fluid release contained in Bowman County

March 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

RHAME – A stuck valve caused the release of 340 barrels of oil and 220 barrels of saltwater at a Bowman County central tank battery.

All fluids were contained at the site and recovered. Continental Resources reported the leak happened …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Fluid release contained in Bowman County

March 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

RHAME – A stuck valve caused the release of 340 barrels of oil and 220 barrels of saltwater at a Bowman County central tank battery.

All fluids were contained at the site and recovered. Continental Resources reported the leak happened …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

2 dead, 1 injured in crash near Williston

March 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON – Two men died and a third was seriously injured early Sunday when the pickup they were in failed to stop at a stop sign and collided with a dump truck west of here, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said.

A Ford F-150 pickup driven by M…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

2 dead, 1 injured in crash near Williston

March 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON – Two men died and a third was seriously injured early Sunday when the pickup they were in failed to stop at a stop sign and collided with a dump truck west of here, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said.

A Ford F-150 pickup driven by M…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Drug trafficking stings result in 24 arrests in northwestern N.D.

March 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Law enforcement operations targeting drug trafficking rings and other illegal activity in northwestern North Dakota netted two dozen arrests this week, officials announced Friday.

Agents with the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Invest…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Drug trafficking stings result in 24 arrests in northwestern N.D.

March 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Law enforcement operations targeting drug trafficking rings and other illegal activity in northwestern North Dakota netted two dozen arrests this week, officials announced Friday.

Agents with the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Invest…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com