Yellowstone River News

Montana River Pipeline Spill Claims Center Established

A claims center has been set up in Glendive, Mont., for people who suffered financial losses from a 30,000-gallon oil spill into the Yellowstone River. Pipeline owner Bridger Pipeline LLC of Casper, Wyo. will be responsible for any valid claims …

Montana to Confirm No Oil Left From 2011 Yellowstone Spill

Montana environmental officials are asking the public whether any crude oil from a 2011 spill into the Yellowstone River is still present in the soil. The Billings Gazette reported Friday the state Department of Environmental Quality wants the information before …

Exxon Mobil Expects Montana Spill to Cost $135M

Exxon Mobil said it expects that its response to a July oil spill into the Yellowstone River in Montana will cost about $135 million, the company said Friday. Exxon Mobil said it has reached compensation agreements with over 95 percent …