Lake Sakakawea News

11/18/2017
Cathy Griffeth
Weiss Lake is getting a face lift. Read my blog at LakeWeissAlabama.com Real Estate Services

11/16/2017 1:07:00 PM
The Bismarck Tribune
Searchers have scoured the Fort Berthold Reservation for Olivia Lone Bear, now taking to Lake Sakakawea. Air boats, from the Mercer County Sheriff's Office and a sonar-capable boat from North Dakota Game and Fish, have aided the search in recent days ...

11/15/2017 1:15:00 PM
The Bismarck Tribune
Law enforcement and volunteer searchers have combed the Fort Berthold Reservation, now taking to Lake Sakakawea with help from sheriff's departments of Mercer and Williams counties. The Mercer County Sheriff's Department is aiding search efforts with its ...

11/15/2017 6:54:00 AM
Valley News Live
NEW TOWN, N.D. (KFYR) It's been two weeks now since authorities say Olivia Lone Bear was last seen. Tuesday, investigators took to the water in their search for Lone Bear. As the search for Olivia Lone Bear continues investigators have moved their search ...

11/14/2017 11:10:00 PM
The Bismarck Tribune
The Land Board is involved in litigation regarding disputes over oil and gas mineral ownership under Lake Sakakawea and the Missouri River that resulted in new legislation approved in the last session. The department also is attempting to collect oil and ...

11/14/2017 8:49:00 PM
KFYR-TV
It's been two weeks now since authorities say Lone Bear was last seen. Tuesday, investigators took to the water in their search for Lone Bear. As the search for Olivia Lone Bear continues investigators have moved their search to the shoreline of Lake ...

11/14/2017 6:30:00 AM
U.S. News & World Report
NEW TOWN, N.D. (AP) — Authorities looking for a missing New Town woman will be searching Lake Sakakawea this week. Thirty-two-year-old Olivia Lone Bear was last seen the evening of Oct. 24 leaving a New Town restaurant. Ground and air searches for the ...

11/14/2017
Cathy Griffeth
Pelicans arrive at Weiss Lake, by LakeWeissAlabama.com Real Estate Services. Take a minute to view the amazing video of American Pelicans stopping for a snack at Weiss Lake. Pelicans at Weiss Lake

11/13/2017 11:22:00 PM
Grand Forks Herald
NEW TOWN, N.D.—Searchers looking for Olivia Lone Bear have scoured the Fort Berthold Reservation while updated details on her disappearance continue to be uncovered. Three Affiliated Tribes Police Detective Sam Lincoln said most of the reservation has ...

11/13/2017 2:19:00 PM
The Bismarck Tribune
Now the search is set to expand to Lake Sakakawea with air boats from nearby sheriff's departments, pending approval. "I think we'll get the bays checked as best we can," Lincoln said Monday. "We're going over some points of interest, redoing some points ...

11/12/2017 9:17:00 PM
thefishingwire.com
Jeff Hendrickson, Department fisheries supervisor, with a salmon he caught in mid-August on Lake Sakakawea. Ron Wilson, North Dakota GFD There are 1.5 million reasons fisheries biologists will slowly navigate Lake Sakakawea's shallow waters this fall.

11/11/2017 10:17:00 PM
Minot Daily News
“That’s my way to fish.” Submitted Photo A fisherman enjoys a beautiful fall day on Lake Sakakawea, searching for hungry walleye during a warm afternoon. Walleye, pike, bass – whatever the fish, fall is the time they sense that winter is not too ...

11/10/2017 8:19:00 AM
Police one.com
We are also located less than an hour’s drive from Lake Sakakawea, the largest of the mainstream reservoirs on the Missouri river, which is a wonderful fishing and recreation resource. For information about the DPD, visit http://dickinsonpd.com/ To ...

11/9/2017 12:54:00 AM
WDAY
The North Dakota Supreme Court said in September the court case should be returned to district court to determine if new legislation related to minerals under Lake Sakakawea and the Missouri River should be applied in the case. Family members argue the ...

11/8/2017 11:34:00 AM
The Bismarck Tribune
The North Dakota Supreme Court said in September the court case should be returned to district court to determine if new legislation related to minerals under Lake Sakakawea and the Missouri River should be applied in the case. Family members argue the ...

11/8/2017 9:11:00 AM
Grand Forks Herald
The North Dakota Supreme Court said in September the court case should be returned to district court to determine if new legislation related to minerals under Lake Sakakawea and the Missouri River should be applied in the case. Family members argue the ...

11/8/2017 3:11:00 AM
Grand Forks Herald
The Land Board is involved in litigation regarding disputes over oil and gas mineral ownership under Lake Sakakawea and the Missouri River that led to new legislation approved in the past session. The department also is attempting to collect oil and gas ...

11/8/2017 1:09:00 AM
WDAY
The Land Board is involved in litigation regarding disputes over oil and gas mineral ownership under Lake Sakakawea and the Missouri River that led to new legislation approved in the past session. The department also is attempting to collect oil and gas ...

11/8/2017 1:08:00 AM
Sidney Herald
Dave Fryda, North Dakota Game and Fish Department Missouri River System supervisor, said crews easily collected enough eggs to stock the 400,000 smolts planned for Lake Sakakawea in 2018. The...

11/7/2017 10:06:00 PM
Williston Herald
“Specifically, the state defendant argued that it is inapplicable because the disputed property isn’t inundated by Lake Sakakawea,” the filing states. Josh Swanson, an attorney representing the William S. Wilkinson family in the case, said he intends ...

11/7/2017 6:40:00 PM
cimss.ssec.wisc.edu
During the preceding nighttime hours, Suomi NPP VIIRS and Aqua MODIS Infrared Brightness Temperature Difference images (below) — the legacy “fog/stratus product” — revealed that the orientation of the Lake Sakakawea cloud plume changed as surface ...

11/7/2017 5:31:00 AM
INFORUM
The Land Board is involved in litigation regarding disputes over oil and gas mineral ownership under Lake Sakakawea and the Missouri River that led to new legislation approved in the past session. The department also is attempting to collect oil and gas ...

11/3/2017 10:00:00 PM
Williston Herald
Dave Fryda, North Dakota Game and Fish Department Missouri River System supervisor, said crews easily collected enough eggs to stock the 400,000 smolts planned for Lake Sakakawea in 2018. The...

11/2/2017 10:16:00 PM
Williston Herald
Dave Fryda, North Dakota Game and Fish Department Missouri River System supervisor, said crews easily collected enough eggs to stock the 400,000 smolts planned for Lake Sakakawea in 2018. The... MISS THIS? Ol’ Man Winter takes another swipe at cooling ...

10/31/2017 11:51:00 PM
INFORUM
BISMARCK – Hazen, a town of about 2,400 just miles from Lake Sakakawea in west-central North Dakota, is the safest city in North Dakota, according to a safety and home security website called Safewise. The city didn’t have any violent crime in an ...

10/30/2017 8:30:00 AM
KFGO
Dave Fryda, North Dakota Game and Fish Department Missouri River System supervisor, said crews easily collected enough eggs to stock the 400,000 smolts planned for Lake Sakakawea in 2018. The majority of eggs were collected from Lake Sakakawea, with help ...

10/27/2017 10:02:00 PM
Williston Herald
Uncertainty over who really owns what mineral rights under Lake Sakakawea has been holding up the development of a substantial swath of the Bakken’s core. Now one of the affected oil companies is wading into the legal fray. Continental has filed a ...

10/20/2017 12:24:00 AM
The Bismarck Tribune
On May 22, 1981, he married Mary M. Sell in Bismarck. Jack loved taking the back roads to their lake home in Riverdale, to fish Lake Sakakawea. He enjoyed all the holidays, but he especially loved good food and good friends. He taught hunters safety and ...

10/18/2017 12:08:00 AM
thefishingwire.com
The salmon that live in Lake Sakakawea move into the shallows to spawn, but since there aren't any streams in which they can spawn naturally, they cruise along the shoreline in the back of the bays, and Game and Fish biologists collect them with electro ...

10/15/2017 11:19:00 PM
thefishingwire.com
There are 1.5 million reasons fisheries biologists will slowly navigate Lake Sakakawea's shallow waters this month. That's roughly the number of chinook salmon eggs North Dakota Game and Fish Department fisheries personnel aim to collect to produce ...

10/13/2017 8:20:00 PM
Post-Bulletin
He was 21st at Lake Sakakawea in North Dakota, where he had to make long runs to get to his fish; he finished with 34.03 pounds. He was 24th on a very tough bite on the Mississippi River at Prairie du Chien, Wis., with 21.63 pounds That consistency kept ...

10/11/2017 10:19:00 PM
The Bismarck Tribune
The choice this fall was to float a pontoon boat on the vast waters of the Van Hook arm of Lake Sakakawea. We greatly exceeded our expectations. The original plan was to board a local boat to survey the open waters both days of the weekend. Rich fishing ...

10/9/2017 1:58:00 PM
Red Wing Republican Eagle
The second location of the tour was Lake Sakakawea in Garrison, N.D., off the Missouri River. “I just went out there three weeks before, we knew the bite was going to be horrible,” Olson said. “The closest fish I could find were about 80 miles away ...

10/8/2017 10:11:00 PM
Minot Daily News
The Minot Y’s Men’s Rodeo is a not-for-profit venture by the YMCA Men of Minot. Proceeds from each year’s rodeo benefit the Triangle Y Camp at Lake Sakakawea, near Garrison. Next year’s Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo will be Oct. 4-7, 2018.

10/8/2017
The Bismarck Tribune
Walt loved to work hard and keep busy. His favorite hobbies were going dancing and fishing for walleye on Lake Sakakawea. Walt is survived by his only daughter, Deb and Joe Jochim, Hazen, and their children, Erin Jochim, Laurel, Mont., Kaysi and Chad Boehm ...

10/5/2017 1:01:00 AM
prairiebusinessmagazine.com
The Bakken is another. One geologist said there’s enough oil there to fill Lake Sakakawea – twice. The West Fargo School District is a third. Specifically, if you’re a high-school sports fan in North Dakota, watch West Fargo’s teams. Taxpayers ...

10/2/2017 10:35:00 PM
KFGO
Josh Swanson is at attorney for Vogel Law Firm in Fargo. One of his focuses is energy and natural resource law. He updates the case involving surrounding mineral ownership under Lake Sakakawea in western North Dakota, and what royalty owners should expect.

10/2/2017 10:17:00 PM
Williston Herald
“They’ve spent $400,000 on the case,” Lynch said. “And the state has done this to many thousands of mineral owners up and down Lake Sakakawea.” Lynch was among those testifying about the matter in January to the North Dakota Senate’s Energy and ...

10/1/2017 2:37:00 PM
The Miami Herald
Crestwood Midstream owns the pipeline involved in the Sept. 3 spill on the reservation. Crestwood also owns the pipeline that contaminated Lake Sakakawea in July 2014 after 1 million gallons of brine spilled near Mandaree and is replacing Fiberspar ...

10/1/2017 6:00:00 AM
crowrivermedia.com
The second leg was May 11-12 on Lake Sakakawea in Garrison, North Dakota, and Hoyer placed 41st out of 112 anglers. The third leg of the tour was June 16-17 on the Mississippi River in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin. That’s when the excitement really ...

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