Oil Patch residents want voice in new legislation: Concerns voiced at 'Build a Better Bakken' meeting about water usage, safety
BISMARCK -- Brenda Jorgenson wasn't used to being a public speaker or environmental advocate.
But the third-generation farmer and rancher near White Earth is becoming one as she works to prevent oil development from harming the White Earth Valley for future generations.
"I've learned that I have to because I feel that I've been called to be a steward of the land that we've been privileged to farm and ranch," she said.
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