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April 18, 2014
North Dakota shuts down handler of radioactive oilfield waste for violations in Killdeer
BISMARCK - The North Dakota Department of Health has ordered a company that handles radioactive oilfield waste to shut down its facility near Killdeer after state inspectors found several violations there earlier this month. The emergency order issued Thursday alleges that Dyad Environmental...
April 18, 2014 - 10:34am
April 16, 2014
Pipeline leaks saltwater in Badlands south of Medora
MEDORA, ND -- 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 discovered the pipeline leak Friday...
April 16, 2014 - 4:43am
April 15, 2014
Oil Patch truck driver charged with illegal dumping
WILLISTON, N.D. - Criminal charges have been filed against a truck driver accused of illegally dumping oilfield waste in western North Dakota, and the trucking company he worked for could face more than $950,000 in civil penalties for repeat offenses, officials said Tuesday. Leo...
April 15, 2014 - 12:38pm
April 11, 2014
North Dakota oil production up slightly in February, but still slowed by winter
WILLISTON, N.D. - North Dakota oil production increased 1.7 percent in February to 951,340 barrels per day, according to preliminary numbers released today by the Department of Mineral Resources. Winter weather again slowed oil production, with 18 days during the month with temperatures...
April 11, 2014 - 11:06am
April 6, 2014
5 new oil refinery projects proposed
Mandan, ND (WDAY TV) - North Dakota now has five refinery projects proposed at various stages in planning or constructed. One of those projects,...
April 6, 2014 - 5:40pm
Sock filter found in roadside ditch
Williston, ND (WDAY TV) - If you live in oil country, be sure to do a double take at what you're picking out of road ditches this Spring. A...
April 6, 2014 - 4:41pm
Family from Washington state grows attached to North Dakota
Powers Lake, ND - When Carolynn Robinson and her husband moved from Washington State to North Dakota to work in the oilfields, they thought it...
April 6, 2014 - 1:03pm
April 1, 2014
North Dakota Industrial Commission OKs oilfield waste treatment facility in Dunn County
BISMARCK -- Oilfield waste treatment facilities like the one approved in Dunn County by the North Dakota Industrial Commission on Monday could face greater scrutiny in the future as county officials consider revising their zoning ordinance to address such projects. "We want to make...
April 1, 2014 - 4:17am
March 31, 2014
Sanford oilfield health care: 'We'll come to you'
DICKINSON, ND -- With some Oil Patch workers finding trouble receiving health care services because of various obstacles, Sanford Health may...
March 31, 2014 - 5:35am
March 26, 2014
UPDATE: Officials investigating oil rig fire near Watford City; 1 worker hurt
WATFORD CITY, N.D. - Inspectors are investigating an oil drilling rig fire that occurred near here Tuesday afternoon that resulted in one worker's...
March 26, 2014 - 10:21am
March 25, 2014
Hannity to speak at Williston Basin Petroleum Conference
BISMARCK -- Conservative pundit Sean Hannity has been announced as a keynote speaker for the 22nd annual Williston Basin Petroleum Conference. Hannity...
March 25, 2014 - 4:49am
March 9, 2014
Western North Dakota ferry study
Lake Sakakawea, ND (WDAY TV) - An economic development planning group in western North Dakota says it has a plan to relieve traffic on oil patch...
March 9, 2014 - 4:35pm
March 7, 2014
Fargo Film Festival features Bakken oil patch documentary
Fargo, N.D. (WDAY TV) -As the 14th Annual Fargo Film Festival continues through Saturday, one documentary getting "applause and acclaim" is one...
March 7, 2014 - 8:38pm
February 28, 2014
Investigation: Top oil producer in Bakken accused of hiring contractor that stockpiled oilfield waste
WATFORD CITY, N.D.
February 28, 2014 - 10:37am
February 11, 2014
Explosion at natural gas facility near Tioga lights up the sky
TIOGA, N.D. - An explosion south of Tioga at a natural gas facility lit up the sky Monday evening but no injuries were reported. When the Tioga...
February 11, 2014 - 12:19pm