Tag Archives: North Dakota

Federal Government Denies North Dakota Reimbursement For DAPL Protests

The federal government denied a $38 million reimbursement request from Governor Doug Burgum for the eight month long protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline Spokesperson for Burgum said on Wednesday that the disaster declaration submitted in April was denied weeks later $20 million of the requested $38 million is said to have gone to law enforcement salaries and overtime The ...

Read More »

Dakota Access Security Guard Kyle Thompson Speaks Out

Dakota Access Pipeline hired security guard Kyle Thompson speaks out Thompson was involved in an armed standoff with water protectors on October 27, 2016 in Cannon Ball, North Dakota The former project manager for Leighton Security Services spoke with Myron Dewey, founder of Digital Smoke Signals Three water protectors were arrested for pushing Thompson’s truck off the road on October ...

Read More »

Standing Rock Drone Pilot Myron Dewey Begins Jury Trial Next Week

Standing Rock Drone Pilot Myron Dewey Begins Jury Trial For Stalking On July 12, 2017 Dewey is the founder of Digital Smoke Signals A criminal complaint claims Dewey was “stalking” two private security officers on October 8, 2016 with his drone The private security officers claim that they “feared for their lives and the lives of their families'” If convicted ...

Read More »

Victory In North Dakota After Prolific The Rapper Found Not Guilty

Water protectors in North Dakota celebrate a big victory after Prolific The Rapper was found not guilty on three charges involving his drone Aaron Sean Turgeon ‘Prolific The Rapper’ was arrested for allegedly flying his drone in close proximity of a Highway Patrol aircraft Turgeon was possibly facing up to 7-years in prison if found guilty Turgeon announced the not guilty ...

Read More »

Two More Oil Spills Discovered On The Dakota Access Pipeline That Occurred In March

Two more oil spills have been  discovered involving the Dakota Access Pipeline On March 3, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline spilled 84-gallons of oil On March 5, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline spilled 20-gallons of oil On April 4, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline spilled another 84-gallons of oil Earlier in the month, it was discovered that the controversial Dakota ...

Read More »

Dakota Access hired security Kyle Thompson arrested for domestic violence, weapons, and drugs

Hired Dakota Access security guard Kyle Thompson arrested in Bismarck on Monday Thompson was booked for Domestic Violence, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, and Drug Paraphernalia, other than marijuana In October of 2016, Thompson was arrested after getting into a confrontation with water protectors in Standing Rock while holding an assault rifle Thompson was a security guard for Dakota Access, contracted through ...

Read More »

35-year-old water protector Damjan Nedelkovski found dead in the Cannonball River in North Dakota

The body of Damjan Nedelkovski was found in the Cannonball River on April 9, 2017 Nedelkovski was last heard from on October 29, 2016 On November 16, 2016, Nedelkovski’s stepbrother reported him missing Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier said fould play was not suspected Nedelkovski’s rental car was impounded from Oceti Sakowin camp on February 23 following the area being ...

Read More »

North Dakota Water Protectors face trumped up charges from Morton County

Law enforcement in Morton County made over 700 arrests since last September First signs of Morton County’s inability to handle the legal proceedings for mass arrests are beginning to show Those arrested were given numbers that were written on their arm with marker Angie Spencer uploaded two pictures to her Facebook account that shows her charges being trumped up since ...

Read More »