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A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Wentz taking NFL by storm and veterans are taking notice
Defending champion UND earns No. 1 ranking in preseason poll
Local organization provides North Dakota hunting experience for injured veterans from across the nation
Vikings beat the odds, sack Panthers big time
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
May 3, 2016
Regulators won’t penalize Bakken pipeline developers for early construction
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A Texas oil company violated terms of a hazardous liquid pipeline permit by starting construction early without notifying inspectors, but Iowa regulators will not impose a fine, which could have reached $200,000, according to an order released Tuesday. The Iowa...
May 3, 2016 - 8:08pm
May 2, 2016
Despite thousands of empty bedrooms, optimism still alive in ND Oil Patch
WILLISTON -- Though thousands of hotel rooms and apartments sit empty and a major big-box store is about to close, those who work there say they're...
May 2, 2016 - 10:41pm
April 25, 2016
Cruz, Trump campaigns showing interest in ND oil conference
BISMARCK – The campaigns for Donald Trump and Ted Cruz have “shown an interest” in this year’s Williston Basin Petroleum Conference....
April 25, 2016 - 9:53pm
April 15, 2016
Environmental groups challenge state for violating open record laws
BISMARCK -- Environmental groups have filed suit against the State Health Council saying it held an illegal meeting when it approved new rules for radioactive waste dumping in North Dakota and the rules should be voided. The suit was filed Thursday by the North Dakota Energy Industry...
April 15, 2016 - 3:40pm
April 12, 2016
Group of landowners sues over Bakken pipeline
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A group of landowners in the path of an interstate crude oil pipeline is suing Iowa regulators, contending eminent domain shouldn’t have been allowed because the developer doesn’t qualify as a utility. Bill Hanigan of the Davis Brown Law Firm filed the lawsuit...
April 12, 2016 - 9:54pm
Oil products show returns for second year
Though western North Dakota is nearly a year and a half into an oil industry slowdown, the DAWA Solutions Group is hoping folks in the local...
April 12, 2016 - 6:40pm
April 4, 2016
Wyo. attorney urges Bakken landowners to organize
STANLEY — Landowners negotiating with pipeline companies can gain leverage if they work together, an attorney told a group of Bakken farmers and ranchers Monday. “When you can get organized and you can get enough landowners put together, then you can make quite a big difference,”...
April 4, 2016 - 9:20pm
March 31, 2016
Energy and property right info session set for Monday
STANLEY, N.D. – Two lawyers with experience in energy law and property rights issues will hold a free session for landowners in the Bakken on Monday. Frank Falen and Karen Budd-Falen of the Budd-Falen Law Offices in Wyoming will hold informational sessions on Monday in at the...
March 31, 2016 - 4:40pm
March 14, 2016
Decades later, holes drilled in search for oil now flooding land
WILLISTON – A ditch near Williston is flooded with water, but it’s not the result of unseasonably warm weather. It’s a remnant of 1970s...
March 14, 2016 - 11:11am
March 10, 2016
UPDATED: Iowa approves Dakota Access Pipeline
DES MOINES, Iowa — Almost as quickly as state regulators on Thursday unanimously approved a permit for a $3.8 billion, 30-inch diameter interstate...
March 10, 2016 - 8:35pm
March 1, 2016
Emulsion spill leaks into Billings County stock pond
BISMARCK -- A pipeline leak in Billings County released about 40 barrels of brine and 8 barrels of oil at a site operated by White Rock Oil and Gas about 18 miles northwest of Belfield, according to a statement by the North Dakota Department of Health. An undetermined amount of this...
March 1, 2016 - 10:06am
February 24, 2016
Whiting Petroleum posts nearly $100 million quarterly loss
Whiting Petroleum Corp, North Dakota's largest oil producer, slashed its 2016 budget by 80 percent on Wednesday, saying it will suspend all fracking operations and reduce output to wait for higher crude prices . Shares jumped 7.7 percent to $4 per share in after-hours trading as investors...
February 24, 2016 - 5:11pm
McKenzie County landfill could be first to take radioactive waste under new ND rules
WILLISTON, N.D. – An oilfield landfill south of Williston is the first facility in North Dakota to propose accepting radioactive waste under...
February 24, 2016 - 2:29pm
February 9, 2016
EIA: U.S. March shale output to fall below 5 million bpd
NEW YORK -- U.S. shale oil production is expected to dip below 5 million barrels per day in March for the first time in 18 months on the back of an oil rout that has slashed prices by more than 70 percent since 2014.Total output in March is set to fall by nearly 93,000 bpd to 4.92...
February 9, 2016 - 9:48am
January 20, 2016
Target Logistics: Dunn County crew camp temporarily closing
MANNING -- Target Logistics is temporarily closing its massive crew camp in southern Dunn County, the company said Wednesday. Citing dwindling...
January 20, 2016 - 5:01pm