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As state officials met in Bismarck to approve new oil conditioning standards and to discuss the drop in crude oil prices, landowners from the Oil Patch gathered at a separate meeting to review a different side of the Bakken oil boom – spills, soil contamination and landowner rights. Landowners gathered in Antler, north of Minot near the U.S.-Canadian border, on Tuesday and discussed with David Glatt, director of the state Department of Health, how the state is working to limit harmful spills, improve land reclamation and protect the rights of North Dakotans.
By Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune Two months after he went missing, Bentley the German shepherd is back home again with his family in Mandan after being found about 200 miles away in Detroit Lakes, Minn. Bentley is somewhat worse for wear after his absence. He has lost body weight, his paws are raw, he has intestinal problems, pneumonia and a severe ear infection, but his owner, Cindi Leach, says the veterinarian who examined him earlier this week is confident that in two weeks, with medication, he will bounce right back.
"Everlasting" is not only the name of Martina McBride's newest album, but it can be applied to her musical career also, as the popular female vocalist approaches her 25th year on the mainstream music scene, having racked up 20 top-10 hits and six No. 1 singles in that timeframe. McBride, a three-time Female Vocalist of the Year from the Country Music Association, will perform in concert on Dec.
By Sarah Volpenheim / Grand Forks Herald A Crookston nurse's license was suspended after administrators at the Villa St.
GRAND FORKS – We’ve all heard the axiom “nice guys finish last.” Thanks to the dating app Lulu and the publication Business Insider, nice guys are finishing first – among...
By Brent Neely/ MPR Washington – At a rally in front of the Capitol last week, U.S. Rep.
Going to a hospital is getting safer: The chances that U.S. patients would pick up infections, get the wrong drug or dose, or be hurt in other ways, ranging from falls to bed sores, fell 17 percent between 2010 and 2013. But there is still a lot of room for improvement. A progress report from the U.S.
The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office has determined the cause of death of the Pelican Rapids woman who was found Tuesday morning. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office says the cause of death of 27-year-old Jamie Fox is hypothermia. The Sheriff’s Office says alcohol was a contributing factor. There is no indication of foul play regarding her death. Fox had last been seen at the Pelican Supper Club on Saturday
WATFORD CITY, N.D. --Mauricio Gomez drove a truck more than 1,500 miles from Houston hauling pipe to North Dakota’s Oil Patch only to find the bridge on a main traffic route closed, creating a detour that added another 100 miles to his trip.