With an increase in patients and emergency calls, the city of Bowman is getting a brand new hospital.
One oil company has solved the mystery of the lower Three Forks Formation’s contents – it’s full of oil.
Bowman / Slope 9-1-1 System contracts new service provider for emergency notification and weather alerts
North Dakota’s waterfowl production areas will be open to hunting on the pheasant opener after all.
Storm lines up to give Bowman County record rainfall totals
During a recent summer day on the prairie in southwest North Dakota, the city of Bowman sat much like it has for decades.
Residents of Rhame will be getting a new water supply soon. Voters in the small Bowman County community on Tuesday approved a new agreement with Southwest Water Authority to receive the political subdivision’s water, possibly as soon as this fall, according to the city’s auditor.
A $2 billion investment is expected by Denbury Resources Inc. in Bowman County for infrastructure. The drilling of 200 oil wells is expected to enhance production in the Bowman area oil fields.
As oil activity makes its way south, Bowman County and its cities are gearing up and getting ready to grow. City and county officials gathered last week for part two of their Vision West economic development planning where they identified 11 areas — including tourism, downtown development and creating a bedroom-community reputation — that they want to progress or continue focusing on.
The oil activity will be moving farther south in the coming years. Lynn Helms with the Department of Mineral Resources says he expects more oil drilling in Bowman County in the Red River formation.
Bowman County Board Positions expiring in 2013