BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A man who escaped from a minimum-security lockup in Bismarck has been arrested in South Dakota.
David Corn, 35, was arrested by the Aberdeen Police Department on Wednesday night, the Bismarck Tribune reported.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The state of North Dakota and the federal government have filed a lawsuit over a large oil spill that contaminated the Little Missouri River and a tributary in 2016.
The lawsuit filed this week against Belle Fourche Pipeline seeks civil penalties and nearly $100,000 in reimbursement for the North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality's efforts in responding to the 600,000-gallon oil spill.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota is challenging the federal government's awarding of lucrative mineral rights under a Missouri River reservoir to the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, otherwise known as the Three Affiliated Tribes.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota tribal nation on Monday officially assumed ownership of mineral rights under the Missouri River, snatching the title back from the state in a dispute that has gone on for more than two centuries.
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a Missouri River channel in Mandan.
According to authorities, the 22-year-old Lincoln man was reported missing Sunday afternoon.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Getting a fishing boat or a pontoon on the Missouri River System in North Dakota this summer could be tricky due to low water levels amid prolonged drought.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers predicts spring runoff to be well below normal for the upper Missouri River Basin.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Ron Stander, whose fight against unbeaten world heavyweight champion Joe Frazier in 1972 was the highlight of his 13-year career, has died. He was 77.
Toddy Stander said her husband died Tuesday from complications of diabetes at their home in the Omaha, Nebraska, suburb of Ralston.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A wintry mixing is causing big problems in the Kansas City area, resulting in numerous accidents and forcing schools to call off classes.
KCTV-TV reports that an icy sheen on Monday morning caused slick conditions, especially on bridges and overpasses.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to consider an appeal of a lawsuit over the Dakota Access Pipeline, meaning that an ongoing environmental review of the pipeline will continue.
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The nation's massive infrastructure bill includes $248 million to help repair damage from 2019 flooding along the Missouri River.
ST. HELENA, Neb. (AP) — The body of a man reported missing earlier in the week has been found and pulled from an iced-over back channel of the Missouri River, authorities said.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The interior solicitor in the Biden administration said in an opinion released Friday that the mineral rights under the original Missouri River riverbed belong to a North Dakota tribal nation.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Electric power generation from the Missouri River’s six upstream dams fell below average in 2021, forcing the federal agency that sells the power to buy electricity on the open market to fulfill contracts — a cost that may ultimately be passed on to ratepayers in a half-dozen states.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota corrections officials say the state's prisons have been hit hard by the coronavirus omicron variant.
The Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation says active COVID-19 cases total 151, more than double last Friday's total and infecting about one-tenth of the prison system population.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Plans are underway to connect a Civil War-era commercial port on the Missouri river and a Kansas City, Kansas, park where Lewis and Clark once camped.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — The state of Iowa said Friday that it is suing Sioux City over what it says was the city’s manipulation of wastewater testing results and dangerous pollution of the Missouri River in a scheme that saw the wastewater plant’s former supervisor sentenced to jail.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Conditions remain dry throughout the Missouri River basin, so officials are predicting that the amount of water flowing down the river this year will be below average again.
The dry forecast reduces the chance of widespread flooding along the river this spring although some local flooding is still possible if chunks of ice block the flow of water or if heavy rains fall on an area.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Amtrak service in Missouri will be reduced to one round trip starting Monday as federal and state COVID-19 relief funding ends.
The Missouri River Runner Amtrak train service will run one train leaving Kansas City in the mornings and one leaving St.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to reject an appeal by developers of the Dakota Access oil pipeline who are seeking to reinstate a federal permit for the line's Missouri River crossing.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Workers have repaired a failed gate that releases water from a southern Montana dam, restoring water flow to a river known for its high-quality trout fishing, said dam operator NorthWestern Energy.
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man has pleaded guilty to a felony for throwing his ex-girlfriend’s caged miniature poodle in a river.
Davion Simpson, 24, pleaded guilty Wednesday to animal cruelty in the case and faces possible jail time when he’s sentenced Dec.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — The remains of a body found last year on an island in the Missouri River east of Poplar have been identified, Roosevelt County officials said.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The owners of Kansas City's professional women's soccer team announced Tuesday they plan to build a $70 million stadium for the team.
The stadium for Kansas City NWSL will be the first built in the U.S.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota is offering license refunds to nearly 30,000 deer hunters due to an outbreak of a viral disease in the western part of the state.
It's the second straight year that the state’s Game and Fish Department is offering refunds to thousands of hunters.
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A violent carjacking that injured a woman in Council Bluffs ended in a crash before the suspect could cross the Missouri River into Nebraska, police said.
The incident began Wednesday night, when a man’s vehicle was hit from behind, Council Bluffs police said in a news release.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City, Missouri, police are investigating the death of someone whose body was found in the Missouri River.
WDAF-TV reports that kayakers found the body Saturday near the Bond Bridge.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A plan designed to test whether boosting water releases from Fort Peck Dam in the spring could help endangered pallid sturgeon successfully spawn has been approved.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The company that operates the Dakota Access oil pipeline is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse an appellate ruling ordering additional environmental review, saying it puts the line at risk of being shut down.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Officials say a planned reduction in releases out of Garrison Dam could lower Missouri River water levels by as much 2 feet in coming weeks.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge has rejected a lawsuit by the state of Missouri seeking to stop a project that would supply Missouri River water to central North Dakota.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Four people escaped from an SUV that plunged into the Missouri River in Bismarck. Police say the driver, one of the four occupants, has been arrested on suspicion of driving drunk.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Search crews have retrieved the body of a missing boy from the Missouri River.
The body of 7-year-old Avi Gurung was found Thursday evening under the Interstate 680 bridge after a fisherman saw was appeared to be a child in the water and called authorities, police said.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — An oil company that waited more than five months to investigate and report a 2014 pipeline spill in North Dakota that discharged more than 29 million gallons of drilling wastewater has agreed to pay more than $35 million in civil and criminal fines.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Search crews were out Wednesday looking for a missing 7-year-old boy believed to have fallen into the Missouri River.
Rescue teams and police were called just before 6 p.m.
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man has been arrested for animal cruelty after he allegedly threw his girlfriend’s caged miniature poodle into a river Monday.
Police said the 24-year-old man tossed the kenneled dog into the Missouri River at Riverfront Park in Leavenworth, Kansas, the Leavenworth Times reported.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — With North Dakota in the midst of a prolonged dry spell not seen in years, officials are promoting a decades-long idea of piping Missouri River water across the state to central and eastern North Dakota to combat future drought conditions there, especially in Fargo.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The bodies of two people have been recovered from the Missouri River near Pierre.
Hughes County Sheriff Patrick Callahan said his department received a report about 11 p.m.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities overseeing a Kansas City wastewater treatment plant have confirmed that a storm-driven power outage over the weekend forced the plant to dump several million gallons of untreated wastewater into the Blue River.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — This year is shaping up to be one of the driest on record because drought conditions are lingering throughout most of the Missouri River basin.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Thursday that this year could be the 10th driest year on record along the river.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Officials in western North Dakota will not pursue plans to build a bridge over the Little Missouri River across the property of landowners who objected to the project.
The Billings County Commission scrapped the plans on Tuesday after a long dispute.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri's rivers are rising, and with heavy rain possible through most of the week, parts of the state are under flood warnings and flash flood watches.
Minor flooding was already happening Monday at several points on the Missouri River.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Flooding caused by heavy thunderstorms stranded drivers and led to road closures across Missouri Friday and Saturday, and more could be coming.
The Department of Transportation on Saturday reported road closures stretching across mid-Missouri from Kansas City to St.
ONAWA, Iowa (AP) — A fisherman found a man's body in the Missouri River near Onawa, Iowa.
The Monona County Sheriff's office said the body was found near the Ivy Island Wildlife Management Area just north of the Iowa Highway 175 bridge around 1 p.m.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The body of a Bismarck kayaker who went missing earlier this month was recovered by a fisherman, who brought it to shore.
Joby Seagren, 41, went missing June 5 while kayaking with friends on the Missouri River in the Kimball Bottoms area south of Bismarck.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Search crews in Montana on Tuesday found the body of a 17-year-old Nebraska boy who witnesses said had been trying to swim across the Missouri River.
The Cascade County Sheriff's Office said search crews were called to an area along the river near the town of Cascade after the boy was reported missing Monday evening.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities have identified a man who died after his jet ski tipped over on the Missouri River on Saturday.
The Morton County Sheriff’s Department said in a news release Monday that the man was 30-year-old Rodrigo Soto-Garcia of Bismarck.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities have all but abandoned their search for a kayaker who went missing on the Missouri River south of Bismarck.
Joby Seagren, 41, disappeared Saturday near a popular recreation area called Kimball Bottoms south of Bismarck.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities say a man died after a jet ski accident on the Missouri River south of Bismarck late Saturday, hours after a kayaker went missing in the same area in an unrelated incident.
NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — Two years after Missouri River flooding ravaged parts of Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas and Missouri, officials are now dealing with what's shaping up to be one of the river's driest years.