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Bowman County Courthouse
104 1st St NW
Bowman, ND 58623

 

Continental Resources begins drawback of oil rigs in Bowman County

December 19, 2014

Several oil companies with producing wells in North Dakota have found themselves in a conundrum with this month’s announcement of crude oil prices falling below $56 per barrel.

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County reacts to Powder River training expansion

December 19, 2014

Having military bombers frequent the skies only 500 feet above Bowman County is not an easy thing to swallow and Bowman County Commissioners are not giving in without a fight.

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas: Celebrating community during the holidays

December 12, 2014

The holiday season is in full swing in Bowman County.

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Community foundation created for Bowman, Slope counties

December 12, 2014

Bowman and Slope counties recently established another way to support its communities through the creation of an endowment fund setup for charitable giving.

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BOMBING OVER BOWMAN – PART II: Air Force releases final impact report; decision to come later this month

December 05, 2014

U.S. Air Force releases environmental impact report for Powder River Expansion; decision expected before Jan. 1.

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ANOTHER SPIRIT LIFELINE? Board to consider Valley Med Flight subscription for Bowman Co. residents

November 28, 2014

Emergency medical air transport company Spirit Lifeline closed its operations in North Dakota earlier this year shortly after Bowman County commissioners purchased subscriptions to its service for all county residents.

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ELECTION 2014: Everything you need to know about the general election results

November 07, 2014

Bowman County saw several important races on their election ballots Nov. 4 for the 2014 General Election.

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Proposed changes to oil fund formula could mean bigger payout for western N.D. cities, counties

October 31, 2014

The latest round of changes, which will be voted on during the impending biennium of the legislature in Bismarck, changes a major concept of the convoluted formula to distribute more funds to the highly impacted counties and cities that produce the oil responsible for the surge in funds.

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WHAT IF? Could Ebola reach North Dakota

October 24, 2014

It’s a real concern considering the virus’s ease of spread, but doctors across the state, and the country are now installing preventative measures to assure medical assistance is ready whenever it may be needed.

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Officers cite 5, arrest 1 in Bowman traffic selective

October 17, 2014

Several law enforcement agencies assembled Oct. 3 in Bowman for this year�s second traffic selective, aimed to increase safety on local roads.

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ITS STILL COMING: Bowman County gets update on status of proposed boom

October 17, 2014

Bowman County won't be the next Williston or Watford City. That much is certain.

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Scrantons TIF district moves forward with bond

October 17, 2014

TIF district lots free, but come with $18k price tag for services, auditor says; 7 remain

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City, county meet to discuss crew camps, rising permit fees

October 10, 2014

Any applicant wanting to construct a facility in the city of Bowman and Bowman County’s combined extraterritorial zone would have to endure a long, convoluted process that includes double fees and several city and county hearings.

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Bowman Theatre holds special screening of documentary film

October 10, 2014

What would North Dakota look like without its vivid farms of wheat?

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Complex, controversial, crucial: Get to know this year’s 8 ballot measures

October 03, 2014

The North Dakota general election is one month away—how well do you know the issues? Read about all eight measures that will be on every November ballot in the

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Rhame gets its SW Water and drinks it, too

October 03, 2014

Last week marked an abrupt, presumable end to Rhame’s Southwest Water connection saga.

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Enterovirus D-68 reaches North Dakota; state health department confirms illness in resident

September 26, 2014

A serious respiratory illness affecting thousands of children across the country this month has reached North Dakota, infecting a child in Stutsman County.

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Eliminating Canada thistle crucial, weed board says

September 19, 2014

Bowman County experienced an extremely large amount of moisture this year that caused an abundant growth of Canada thistle, a noxious weed.

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Leaders not seeing enough progress with grain car delay

September 12, 2014

Progress is being made following the massive back log that faced grain cars this summer across the state, but state leaders aren’t certain it’s happening fast enough and it’s possible to affect many local farmers during the current harvest.

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Crowd gathers to celebrate 150 years of Fort Dilts

September 12, 2014

Bowman County marked the final of three spots this summer that commemorated important historical events that helped shape the Badlands region of western North Dakota.

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State delves into new issue of wind farm site decommissioning; sets big precedent

September 12, 2014

MDU offers decommission plans for Bowman County wind turbine farm.

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RHAME: Mayor to resign, city auditor says

September 05, 2014

It was announced this week that Rhame Mayor Dennis Walser will step down from his position with the city effective Sept. 8, according to Rhame City Auditor Margie Russ.

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SW Water pipeline finished, hook-up pushed to 2015

September 05, 2014

Rhame residents to see higher water bills.

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Big problems facing farmers with grain car backlog

August 29, 2014

North Dakotas massive energy exploration is providing a large problem for farmers and agriculture-based businesses as the reliance of grain shipment via railcars is being seriously undercut by oil transport.

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New community website touts Bowman County

August 29, 2014

If you've visited www.BowmanND.com within the last week, you've probably noticed some pretty big changes.

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Proposal to start school after Labor Day to hit Nov. ballot

August 22, 2014

When North Dakotans head to the polls in November, they will decide the fate of a somewhat controversial measure regarding the start date for schools statewide.

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Scranton school OK’s tax levy increase

August 22, 2014

Scranton Public School’s proposal for a 12 percent increase to its general fund tax levy was passed last week.

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IN OUR OWN BACKYARD Museum finds massive dinosaur north of Marmarth

August 15, 2014

Beyond its educational, maze-like displays and entertaining splendor lay a series of rooms at the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum in Bowman to which few from the general public are privy.

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Groundbreaking announced for Southwest Healthcare project

August 08, 2014

Having achieved State and National-Level USDA project approval, onsite activities are now underway and will continue through targeted completion in September 2016.

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Criminal charges filed against truck driver for illegal salt water dump

July 18, 2014

Criminal charges have been filed against a Mountrail county truck driver accused of illegally dumping oil drilling waste, announced Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem.

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Mitigating spills impact a top priority

July 16, 2014

In 2013, 74 pipeline leaks occurred, spilling 22,000 barrels, including 17,000 barrels from a single accident in Bowman County.

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New airport entering last stages of construction

July 15, 2014

Building a new airport in Bowman proves to be a long, expensive process. Planning began eight years ago and this spring the new Bowman Airport reached the final legs of its construction.

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