Proposed power lines possible near historic battlefield
A hearing will be held in early September to review a proposed power line, which would be built near a historic battle site in the Killdeer Mountains. Basin Electric Power Cooperative proposed the new line to bring power from Antelope Valley Station, near Beulah, to the Bakken oil fields which have a huge demand for electricity. The same battlefield is currently being reviewed by the National Park System and Tom Isern from North Dakota State University, for the American Battlefield Protection Program. Read the full article from the Forum.