Earth Recycling Fire Draws Multi-Department Response

News: Earth Recycling Fire Draws Multi-Department Response

Correction: At the time of publishing, this article referenced the City of Minot Fire Department as one of the responding jurisdictions. That was partially incorrect. The City of Minot FD was on-site providing air-quality monitoring but did not contribute manpower or equipment directly to the fire response. A significant fire on Minot’s Northwest edge has drawn a response from most of the area’s fire departments including Rural Minot, […]

Blacktail Creek Spill: Pipeline Allegedly Leaked for More Than 3 Months

News: Blacktail Creek Spill: Pipeline Allegedly Leaked for More Than 3 Months   source: Oil Patch Dispatch  

It’s been almost a year since the discovery of a saltwater and oil spill on Blacktail Creek near Williston. In the days after the discovery, we learned that it was likely the largest spill in North Dakota history.  And now, as the state’s investigation draws to a close, we are starting to draw some conclusions as to the fault and cause. The investigation continues, but right now the […]

Summary by: Josh Wolsky

ND DOT Launches DUI Crash Victim Memorial Website

News: ND DOT Launches DUI Crash Victim Memorial Website

The North Dakota Department of Transporation has launched an awareness initiative focused on the people and lives that have been changed in an instant on North Dakota roads. The message is simple and strong: slow down, put your phone away, buckle up, and don’t drink and drive. Visit the ND Code for The Road Website here. — Official News Release, ND DOT — Today, the North Dakota Department […]

25-Year Old Man Falls from Broadway Bridge

Public Notice: 25-Year Old Man Falls from Broadway Bridge

Minot police responded to the incident early Saturday morning. Here’s the official report summary as provided by Minot Police Department. Emergency units responded to the 200 block of 1st Ave SW at 12:51 A.M. today for a male subject who had apparently fallen from the Broadway Viaduct. Police officers located the subject on the roadway in the 200 block of 1st Ave SW. He had suffered extensive injuries as a result of the fall […]