North Dakota Health Department
WILLISTON, N.D. — The number of HIV and AIDS cases in North Dakota has grown dramatically in recent years as workers from across the country have flocked to the state because of its booming economy.
BISMARCK, N.D. — A draft bill to loosen up the process for approving oil waste landfills would take the public’s voice out of the way.
TIOGA, N.D. — North Dakota's Health Department has confirmed that diesel fuel and antifreeze were introduced to water lines serving an apartment complex in Tioga.
A company official who specializes in radioactive waste says North Dakota risks becoming a Superfund cleanup site unless it takes decisive steps to deal with radioactive waste from Bakken oil production.
The North Dakota Health Department plans to meet this week with the company responsible for piling potentially radioactive filter socks and oil debris on open trailers at a rural location near Watford City.
BISMARCK, N.D. — More than 28,000 gallons of an oily brine that's a byproduct of oil production leaked from a tank in western North Dakota's Billings County and reached a tributary of the Little Missouri River before freezing, the North Dakota Health Department said.
BISMARCK, N.D -- Filters used to strain wastewater from oil wells that test positive for low-level radiation are being rejected at municipal landfills in the Bakken Field oil patch.