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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF
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Lucille FernKay Risser
state water commission
October 10, 2018
Airborne electromagnetic survey to fly over seven ND counties
FARGO — If you notice a strange helicopter in the sky next week, don't be alarmed. The North Dakota State Water Commission is planning to conduct an aerial electromagnetic survey of aquifers in parts of Benson, Ramsey, Eddy, Nelson, LaMoure, Dickey and Sargent counties.
October 10, 2018 - 7:58pm
August 14, 2018
Officials lay out options to fix Devils Lake outlet leak
GRAND FORKS—State officials presented several options to fix a seepage problem at the western outlet of the Devils Lake Basin, but how...
August 14, 2018 - 8:40pm
July 17, 2018
State Water Commission meets in Jamestown
The North Dakota State Water Commission took its show on the road with a visit to Jamestown Tuesday to discuss updates to its planning process and changes to cost share procedures. The Water Commission also is inventorying requests from local government agencies for water-related...
July 17, 2018 - 1:59pm
June 29, 2018
Landowners claim water outlet near Devils Lake is leaking
DEVILS LAKE—Landowners near the western outlet of the Devils Lake Basin say the outlet has been leaking for several years and if a settlement with the state Water Commission is not reached, they may have to take legal action against the commission. The issue has been ongoing...
June 29, 2018 - 5:07pm
August 23, 2017
ND Water Commission approves funds for water supply, Grand Forks treatment plant projects
BISMARCK — The State Water Commission approved $17 million for a pipeline to bring Missouri River water to the eastern North Dakota during...
August 23, 2017 - 3:47pm
August 11, 2017
Mayor appointed to State Water Commission
Gov. Doug Burgum appointed Jamestown Mayor Katie Andersen to the State Water Commission Thursday, one of seven appointments to the board.The nine-member State Water Commission consists of Burgum as chairman, Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring as an ex-officio member, and seven...
August 11, 2017 - 7:02am
August 10, 2017
Little Missouri River commission meets for first time in 10 years to consider low flows
DICKINSON, N.D. — It's been 10 years since the Little Missouri Scenic River Commission (LMSRC) met, but as the drought drinks deep from...
August 10, 2017 - 10:34pm
Burgum appoints seven to State Water Commission
BISMARCK—Gov. Doug Burgum appointed seven people, including two North Dakota mayors, to the State Water Commission Thursday, Aug. 10. Burgum...
August 10, 2017 - 6:57pm
July 27, 2017
Fifty-three apply for ND State Water Commission
BISMARCK — Fifty-three people applied for a spot on the State Water Commission after Gov. Doug Burgum opened up applications for the seven...
July 27, 2017 - 12:33pm
June 23, 2017
Burgum declares drought emergency
BISMARCK—Citing an "escalating threat" to farmers and ranchers, Gov. Doug Burgum declared a drought emergency Thursday, June 22, that reactivates...
June 23, 2017 - 9:00am
July 10, 2015
Time to examine N.D. water priorities
Two stories this week underscored the importance of water resources and water development in western North Dakota communities. In one, the Lignite Volunteer Fire Department was fined by the State Water Commission for illegally selling water from its well to finance new equipment.
July 10, 2015 - 6:28am
March 23, 2015
Fargo water supply could be delayed
FARGO — Money to start construction sooner than later on a project designed to keep the taps running here in times of severe drought could be evaporating because of the plunge in oil prices. At the same time, a new plan to deliver water to a proposed fertilizer plant near...
March 23, 2015 - 6:53am
February 16, 2015
Fertilizer plant looks to Bismarck for water
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Without water, a proposed fertilizer plant near Jamestown can't be built. CHS Inc. announced in late 2014 it would continue with plans to construct a $3 billion fertilizer plant to open in 2018. Since then, it has failed to find a local source of water to operate...
February 16, 2015 - 7:07am