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Northwest Oil Impact tour set for Aug. 6

July 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

The North Dakota Water Education Foundation is hosting the Northwest Oil Impact tour on Wednesday, Aug. 6, when participants will visit a water treatment plant, the Pioneer Peaking Station, a drilling rig site and a Watford City water depot.
The pub…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Northwest Oil Impact tour set for Aug. 6

July 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

The North Dakota Water Education Foundation is hosting the Northwest Oil Impact tour on Wednesday, Aug. 6, when participants will visit a water treatment plant, the Pioneer Peaking Station, a drilling rig site and a Watford City water depot.
The pub…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Williams County teenager reported as runaway

July 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — A Williams County teenager has been reported as a runaway, according to the Williams County Sheriff’s Office.

Megan Laray Grandbois was last seen around 4 a.m. Sunday. She is 5 feet, 2 inches tall, weighs 108 pounds, has hazel eyes …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Williams County teenager reported as runaway

July 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — A Williams County teenager has been reported as a runaway, according to the Williams County Sheriff’s Office.

Megan Laray Grandbois was last seen around 4 a.m. Sunday. She is 5 feet, 2 inches tall, weighs 108 pounds, has hazel eyes …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Police Blotter: Couple arrested for allegedly stealing U-Haul truck

July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dickinson Police officers responding to a domestic violence call Wednesday morning arrested a man and woman for theft of property.
Paul Kelley, 30, and Christina Ammann, 37, both of Dickinson, are facing Class B felony charges for allegedly taking a…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

13 Highway Patrol troopers coming to western North Dakota

July 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

More North Dakota Highway Patrol troopers are coming to the Oil Patch.
Gov. Jack Dalrymple announced in a press release 15 candidates graduated from the Law Enforcement Training Academy on Friday, 13 of which are heading to oil and gas-producing cou…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Williston business erupts into flames: Air quality monitored in Oil Patch city

July 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Hazardous materials teams on Tuesday were monitoring the air quality around an oil industry supply business where a fire erupted early in the morning.
A series of explosions and flames shooting 500 feet in the air were reported as Red …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

FOTB: The ‘wanderer:’ Adventure, solitude rewarding for Anderson

July 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Anneli Anderson recalls the last time she said goodbye to her older brother, Evan.
He had traveled home to Cokato, Minn., in the late summer of 2011 to take a break from his job in the North Dakota oilfields.
“I was sneaking out (of…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

FOTB: The school of fish: Teacher and fishing guide gives lessons on Lake Sakakawea

July 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

Kathleen J. Bryan
Forum News Service
WILLISTON — Matt Liebel may be a fish whisperer.
The Watford City native started fishing before age 5, and like any savvy fish whisperer-in-training, his mantra proved prescient.
“Let’s go fishing, let continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. energy venture says its refineries would produce export-ready fuel

June 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – Quantum Energy, a U.S. energy venture, intends to build a network of “micro refineries” that would produce fuel fit for export, an executive said on Friday.

The Williston-based enterprise plans to build five “micro refineries” near ra…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com