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June 13, 2018
Davis Refinery permit approved, Meridian faces potential appeals
June 13, 2018 - 6:47pm
June 6, 2018
Pipeline of brine spill not marked, ND officials say
June 6, 2018 - 6:15pm
June 1, 2018
A train carrying crude oil passes through Williston, N.D., on Friday, May 12, 2017. Forum News Service file photo
Williston, Texas city reaping benefits of smart moves, oil exporting
June 1, 2018 - 11:32am
May 29, 2018
A drilling rig is pictured near Lake Sakakawea near New Town, N.D., on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. A lawsuit has been filed about who owns the minerals under the lake. Forum News Service file photo
Mineral rights court case won't affect Missouri River survey review
May 29, 2018 - 5:29pm
May 21, 2018
Rep. Marvin Nelson, D-Rolla, and Paul Sorum, a former North Dakota gubernatorial candidate, held a news conference Monday, March 19, in Fargo to discuss a lawsuit they filed in Cass County District Court. The suit challenges the constitutionality of a statute that they argue gives away nearly $2 billion of the state's mineral rights and royalties under Lake Sakakawea. Kim Hyatt / Forum News Service
Judge prohibits ND from forfeiting Lake Sakakawea oil royalties to private ownership
May 21, 2018 - 9:19pm
Rep. Marvin Nelson, D-Rolla, and Paul Sorum, a former North Dakota gubernatorial candidate, held a news conference Monday, March 19, in Fargo to discuss a lawsuit they filed in Cass County District Court. The suit challenges the constitutionality of a statute that they argue gives away nearly $2 billion of the state's mineral rights and royalties under Lake Sakakawea. Kim Hyatt / The Forum
Judge prohibits state from forfeiting Lake Sakakawea oil royalties to private ownership
May 21, 2018 - 9:09pm
May 15, 2018
Lynn Helms, director of the NortH Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, said natural gas production hit a record in March even as oil production dropped about 1 percent. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
May 15, 2018 - 7:54pm
April 30, 2018
A Marathon Petroleum drilling rig is shown on Sept. 27, 2013 in northeastern Slope County in North Dakota. Forum News Service file photo
ND refineries become part of Marathon Petroleum under merger
April 30, 2018 - 5:49pm
April 26, 2018
An explosion and fire rocked the Husky Energy refinery and Superior just before 10 a.m. Thursday, April 26, shaking buildings up to a mile away. Photo by Mark Androsky.play button
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
April 26, 2018 - 10:35pm
April 23, 2018
Map of line 3 project (Enbridge graphic)
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
April 23, 2018 - 6:49pm
Members of the North Dakota Industrial Commission, from left, Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring, Gov. Doug Burgum and Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem listen to testimony at a meeting Tuesday, April 17, at the state Capitol in Bismarck. (Mike Mccleary, Bismarck Tribune)
ND Industrial Commission falls 8 months behind on meeting minutes
April 23, 2018 - 9:00am
April 17, 2018
Justin Kringstad, right, director of the North Dakota Pipeline Authority, presents his findings on natural gas flaring to members of the North Dakota Industrial Commission at the state Capitol in Bismarck on Tuesday. To the left is Lynn Helms, director of Mineral Resources for the state. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
April 17, 2018 - 6:05pm
April 14, 2018
This is a still image from video that photographer Sara Lafleur-Vetter shot for The Guardian of London, showing police officers arresting protesters at a demonstration against the Dakota Access Pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation on Oct. 22, 2016. Lafleur-Vetter later was herself arrested. Special to The Forum
More than a year later, some journalists arrested at DAPL protests still await trial
April 14, 2018 - 6:00am
April 13, 2018
This is a still image from video that photographer Sara LaFleur-Vetter shot for The Guardian of London, showing police officers arresting protesters at a demonstration against the Dakota Access Pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation on Oct. 22, 2016. It was captured moments before LaFleur-Vetter was herself arrested. Special to Forum News Service
More than a year later, some journalists arrested at ND pipeline protests still await trial
April 13, 2018 - 9:10pm
Natural gas is flared Thursday, April 12, at an oil well site north of Ross, N.D. (Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune)
Regulators to consider revising natural gas flaring policy
April 13, 2018 - 7:42pm