BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota regulators approved a permit for a landfill near Williston that aims to become the state's first to accept radioactive oilfield waste.
Secure Energy Services, a Calgary, Alberta-based company, still must obtain a $1.125 million bond to dispose of radioactive material at its 13-Mile Landfill, which already accepts other types of waste generated by oil development, said Diana Trussell, who heads the state Department of Environmental Quality’s solid waste program.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota utility said Thursday that it has restored power to more than half of the 19,000 households knocked offline by a devastating weekend blizzard.
MEDORA, N.D. (AP) — The planned Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library in western North Dakota won't get all the money initially promised from a Walmart heir but officials say they surpassed its $100 million private fundraising goal anyway.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Federal investigators say a cyber attack on a North Dakota-based company that provides software and billing services for doctors and healthcare professionals affected more than a half-million customers.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Spring was put on hold in parts of the Dakotas Saturday as blizzard warnings were posted for the two states, which could result in the second strong storm to hit western North Dakota this month.
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — A Williston woman has been sentenced to life in prison for smothering her 1-month-old son at a Williston hotel nearly three years ago.
Hannah McMillin was charged with murder in the April 2019 death.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Gov. Doug Burgum was aware of the troubled past of a businessman involved in the construction of a $1.9 billion data center in northwestern North Dakota, a spokesman said Friday.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Gov. Doug Burgum on Wednesday announced construction of a $1.9 billion data center located near the biggest city in the state’s oil-production region in northwest North Dakota.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The new executive director of the South Dakota Republican Party says one of his top goals is to achieve 100% GOP membership in the state Legislature.
North Dakota native Terin Lucero was most recently the director of data analytics for newly elected Virginia Gov.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The confiscation of a North Dakota reporter's cellphone by a Bureau of Criminal Investigation agent has shined a light on the state's 19-year-old shield law, which is aimed at protecting journalists from being forced to turn over notes and other information without a court hearing.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota police investigator violated state law by confiscating a local radio journalist's cellphone without a valid warrant and has been forced to return the device, the state's attorney general said Wednesday.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Passenger traffic at North Dakota's eight commercial airports in November nearly doubled from last year, despite the surging coronavirus.
Year-to-date boardings in November were ahead of 2020 at all eight airports in Bismarck, Minot, Williston, Dickinson, Grand Forks, Fargo, Devils Lake and Jamestown.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota environmental regulators worked Friday to clean up a firefighting foam spill in Williston.
The state Department of Environmental Quality issued a news release saying 6,000 gallons of a foam and water mixture were released from a Polar Creek Industries US facility on Thursday.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The company responsible for the largest oil field spill in North Dakota history has reported a leak from a pipeline within two miles of the record discharge in 2015, state officials said Tuesday.
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — The trial continues for a Williston man accused of running over several neighbors with his truck, killing one of them.
Steven Rademacher is charged with murder, attempted murder and terrorizing in a July 2019 confrontation with some neighbors.
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — A man faces driving under the influence and vehicular manslaughter charges in a head-on collision near Williston that killed a woman and a child.
The North Dakota Highway Patrol said the 52-year-old Williston man was driving the wrong way in the westbound lanes of U.S.
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — Williams County deputies and the North Dakota Highway Patrol responded to a report of a shooting at a residence near Williston Monday morning, according to sheriff's officials.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A former oil company maintenance manager was sentenced to 1 1/2 years of probation after pleading guilty to obstructing a federal investigation into the 2014 death of an oil field worker.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The company responsible for the largest oil field spill in North Dakota has pleaded guilty to criminal charges after reaching an agreement with the federal government to pay $15 million in fines.
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — Police in Williston are investigating a shooting that left a man in critical condition.
The crime occurred early Sunday morning. Officers found a 22-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Supreme Court has upheld the murder sentence of a Minot man convicted in a fatal shooting outside a Williston motel in 2017.
Alex Eggleston was convicted and sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole in 30 years for the murder of Vance Neset, which took place in the Super 8 motel parking lot.
HARRISON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have released the names of three people whose bodies were found on a boat that caught fire at a Detroit-area marina.
The victims were identified as Mark Matthews, 60, of Williston, North Dakota, and Jason Miron, 43, and Stephanie Arzola, 41, both of Grand Rapids, according to the Macomb County sheriff's office.
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — Police are investigating multiple reports of gunfire in Williston.
According to authorities, there were two places where gunshots were fired in the city early Sunday morning.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Federal regulators have approved a natural gas pipeline in western North Dakota, a move state officials believe will help curb the wasteful flaring of excess gas and increase state tax revenues by millions of dollars annually by allowing more oil drilling in the area.
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — A 15-year-old boy accused of bringing a gun to Williston Middle School has been arrested and charged, police said Thursday.
Williston police responded to a call shortly after 1:15 p.m.
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Board of Higher Education on Thursday named Bernell Hirning as the next president of Williston State College...
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped the case against a Williston man convicted of sexual abuse after the state Supreme Court ordered a new trial...
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — Williston State College has named the finalists in its search for a new president...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Lottery says someone holding a Mega Millions ticket is a $3 million winner...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic cut the number of passengers using North Dakota’s eight commercial service airports in half last year...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A weather system packing hurricane-force wind gusts has caused extensive damage and power outages in western and central North Dakota...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — State officials say passenger boardings at North Dakota's eight commercial service airports during January were up nearly 12% over the same month in 2019...
DICKINSON, N.D. (AP) — The final medical marijuana dispensary is set to open this week in North Dakota...
JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's fifth medical marijuana shop will open next week.
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — Oil and gas practices that were common decades ago in the Williston Basin left behind a salty legacy that still poses problems for groundwater and is the focus of ongoing research by the U...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An air ambulance on its way to pick up a patient crashed shortly after taking off in North Dakota, killing all three people on board, and military officials involved in the response said the plane may have broken up in midair...
Northern Oil and Gas will buy an interest in 10,600 net acres in North Dakota’s Williston Basin for $100 million, its largest acquisition.
The Minnetonka-based company announced Tuesday that it has agreed to buy the oil-producing assets from W Energy Partners, which is owned by the New York-based private-equity outfit Crestview Partners.
Jamison “Jamie” Wahlstrom, 26, of rural Alexander, ND and Billings, passed away early Sunday morning, June 4, 2017, of injuries sustained in a car accident near Cartwright, ND. Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Williston.
Even as the bottom fell out of the Bakken boom, Shawn Wenko saw good news in the economic statistics for Williston, America’s fastest growing small city during the oil days.
True, more than 6,000 jobs had vanished along with the high oil prices in October 2014.