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  1. 1 Injured, 1 Dead in Fatal Car Accident Near PoplarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | KFBB

    According to the Montana Highway Patrol, it was at around 2:30pm in Roosevelt County that a car drifted across the center line and rolled down a bank before finally coming to a stop on the roof of the vehicle.

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  2. Woman dies in crash near PoplarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Great Falls Tribune

    A 22-year-old woman is dead Friday after a one-vehicle crash in Roosevelt County near Poplar, according to the Montana Highway Patrol. 1 comment

  3. Guest Viewpoint: Evidence mounts against benefits of frackingRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... reported 41 violent crimes last year, up from seven only five years prior. In another affected community, Roosevelt County in Montana, arrests were up by a whopping 855 percent. Police are reporting an increase in everything from shoplifting to ...

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  4. Calif. man pleads innocent to drug, weapons chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Great Falls Tribune

    A man accused of selling meth in Roosevelt County, who also led police on a high-speed chase last month, pleaded innocent to four felony counts and a misdemeanor charge Wednesday in District Court.

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  5. Interior Secretary, Tester Visit Water PlantRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Glasgow Courier

    Sen. Jon Tester and Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell wear gift blankets from tribal members before touring the Assiniboine and Sioux Rural Water Supply System.

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  6. Man arrested after high-speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Great Falls Tribune

    ... of methamphetamine and traffic offenses. Louis Stiegelmeier, 58, is being held without bond in the Roosevelt County Detention Center in Wolf Point. At the scene of the arrest Tuesday, authorities confiscated guns and substantial amounts of cash and ...

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  7. Reader commentary: Sheriff, senators, plea dealsRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | Great Falls Tribune

    ... this week reacted to the swearing-in of interim U.S. Sen. John Walsh of Montana, who replaced Max Baucus; Roosevelt County Sheriff Freedom Crawford demoting five people, including the undersheriff running against him in an upcoming election. They ...

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  8. Deputy demoted after filing to run for sheriffRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | KFBB

    ... sheriff has demoted his deputy less than a month after the deputy became a candidate for sheriff. Former Roosevelt County Undersheriff Jason Frederick said he filed for office on Jan. 9 and on Feb. 6 was notified a new undersheriff had been ...

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  9. Food for thought: State extends public comment period on safety regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Great Falls Tribune

    The rules should be the same in Teton County as they are in Roosevelt County when it comes to selling coffee or eggs at a farmers market, advocates of locally-produced food and food products say.

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  10. Woman dies in Roosevelt County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | Great Falls Tribune

    A woman is dead after a one-vehicle crash in Roosevelt County that occurred shortly after 3 a.m. Friday, according to Montana Highway Patrol.

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  11. Man held for death in Brockton: Body of Poplar resident found in homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2014 | Great Falls Tribune

    ... case. The case is a joint investigation with the Fort Peck Tribes, the FBI and with assistance from the Roosevelt County Sheriff's Department. The FBI is involved in most felony cases on the reservation and the cases are often referred to the U.S. ...

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  12. Fidelity approved for reissued permit in Phillips CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Great Falls Tribune

    ... at SW SE 12-25N-58E (300 FSL/1580 FEL) and a PBHL of 20,266 feet at NE NE 1-25N-58E (240 FNL/660 FEL). In Roosevelt County, Oasis Petroleum North America LLC was approved to drill the Daisy May 2758 31-28H, which has an SHL at NW SW 28-27N-58E ...

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  13. Oil trains raise concerns in small towns, citiesRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2013 | The Navajo Times

    ... them. ``It's a grave concern,'' said Dan Sietsema, the emergency coordinator in northeastern Montana's Roosevelt County, where oil trains now pass regularly through the county seat of Wolf Point. ``It has the ability to wipe out a town like Wolf ...

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  14. Oil trains sparking concerns in small townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2013 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... 47 people. "It's a grave concern," said Dan Sietsema, the emergency coordinator in northeastern Montana's Roosevelt County, where oil trains now pass regularly through the county seat of Wolf Point. "It has the ability to wipe out a town like Wolf ...

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  15. Officials say rise of oil trains is fueling concerns about preparedness in small towns, citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2013 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... them. "It's a grave concern," said Dan Sietsema, the emergency co-ordinator in northeastern Montana's Roosevelt County, where oil trains now pass regularly through the county seat of Wolf Point. "It has the ability to wipe out a town like Wolf ...

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  16. Officials say rise of oil trains is fueling concerns about preparedness in small towns, citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2013 | Amherst Daily News

    ... them. "It's a grave concern," said Dan Sietsema, the emergency co-ordinator in northeastern Montana's Roosevelt County, where oil trains now pass regularly through the county seat of Wolf Point. "It has the ability to wipe out a town like Wolf ...

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  17. Oil Railcar Surge Creates Worry in Small U.S. TownsRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2013 | Crooks and Liars

    ... this year. "It's a grave concern," said Dan Sietsema, the emergency coordinator in northeastern Montana's Roosevelt County, where oil trains pass through the city Wolf Point regularly. However two major reports in July detailed by Desmogblog reveal ...

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  18. Surge in oil railcars create worry in US townsRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2013 | The Hill

    ... 0 this year. "It's a grave concern," said Dan Sietsema, the emergency coordinator in northeastern Montana's Roosevelt County, where oil trains pass through the city Wolf Point regularly.

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  19. Oil Trains Create RisksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2013 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... them. "It's a grave concern," said Dan Sietsema, the emergency coordinator in northeastern Montana's Roosevelt County, where oil trains now pass regularly through the county seat of Wolf Point. "It has the ability to wipe out a town like Wolf ...

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  20. When Oil Pours, Crime SoarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2013 | Gawker

    ... stack up at the town's main traffic light, arrests increased 565 percent during that time. In Roosevelt County in Montana, arrests were up 855 percent, and the sheriff, Freedom Crawford, said his jail was so full that he was ticketing and releasing ...

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