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Outspoken Cramer says he's attentive to North Dakotans
Iron Eyes offers 'real world perspective'
Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Giving babies eggs and nuts early may avert allergies
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Trinity: Building the future, embracing the past
Vikings beat the odds, sack Panthers big time
Twins lose 100th game; to get top draft pick
Baseball world mourns death of Miami Marlins star Fernandez
Wentz, Eagles remain unbeaten, shredding the Steelers
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dead at 87
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
Murdock: 'Clueless' Clinton spent 6 years on Senate Armed Service Committee
good bad and ugly
Regina M. Bruha
Thomas "Tom" Kuntz
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
January 15, 2016
November oil production steady despite low prices
WILLISTON -– North Dakota oil production increased slightly in November, but companies are “running on empty” as they start the new year...
January 15, 2016 - 3:00pm
January 9, 2016
Making a change in practices, state to take a closer look at oil industry fines
BISMARCK – Proposed fines against oil companies will get more scrutiny from the North Dakota Industrial Commission on Monday, but the discussion will occur behind closed doors. The Industrial Commission agenda for Monday includes discussion of six complaints against oil companies...
January 9, 2016 - 4:04pm
Complex, controversial drilling operation to be reviewed
BISMARCK – A company developing a controversial drilling mega-unit in Dunn County that initially had a January target for completion will give an update on the progress Wednesday during a hearing in Bismarck. The North Dakota Oil and Gas Division will hold a hearing at 9 a.m. Wednesday...
January 9, 2016 - 4:02pm
January 5, 2016
Sources: Nuverra in process of restructuring debt
Nuverra Environmental Solutions, a U.S. provider of environmental services to the energy sector, has been working with investment bank Lazard on restructuring its debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Nuverra has been looking at several financial restructuring options,...
January 5, 2016 - 4:12pm
December 30, 2015
Northwest ND power company selected for power grid
WILLISTON -- A northwest North Dakota power company has just taken a big leap that positions it to to make a bigger mark on the nation’s energy map. Mountrail Williams Electric Cooperative, on the eve of celebrating its 25th anniversary, was recently welcomed as the newest member...
December 30, 2015 - 8:00am
December 28, 2015
Shakeup in oil well ownership means big demand for inspections
BISMARCK – The number of North Dakota oil wells transferring to new owners has grown to more than 1,000, with state regulators getting more requests daily. It’s taxing for Department of Mineral Resources staff who have to physically inspect each well and verify documentation from...
December 28, 2015 - 4:29pm
December 17, 2015
Flaring case could open door for mineral owners to sue oil companies
BISMARCK – An appeal being considered by the North Dakota Supreme Court could pave the way for class action lawsuits against oil companies over flared natural gas. The state Supreme Court heard oral arguments Thursday in an appeal from a mineral owner who claims she’s owed royalties...
December 17, 2015 - 8:05pm
Illinois becomes second state to approve Dakota Access Pipeline
Illinois has become the second state to approve a controversial interstate crude oil pipeline that is proposed to run from North Dakota to Illinois. Spokesman Bob Gough confirmed the Illinois Commerce Commission voted 5-0 Wednesday to approve a permit for that state’s 177-mile segment...
December 17, 2015 - 3:49pm
December 16, 2015
Spreadsheet error overstated oil production from Fort Berthold Reservation
BISMARCK – In October, mixed in with the heap of oil production numbers the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources churns out every month,...
December 16, 2015 - 12:27pm
December 15, 2015
Tesoro plans to purchase Bakken pipeline, storage
By Jessica Holdman Bismarck Tribune MANDAN, N.D. -- Should the deal go through, Tesoro will add capacity to pump roughly 65,000 barrels of oil per day out of the Bakken. Awaiting regulatory approval, Tesoro agreed last week to acquire Great Northern Midstream LLC and its crude oil...
December 15, 2015 - 5:48pm
December 12, 2015
Digging for root cause of pipeline spills
WILLISTON – When researchers looking into pipeline spills talked to people in the field about what causes spills, they heard about poor workmanship...
December 12, 2015 - 5:09pm
After being largely unchecked, state giving small pipelines more attention
BISMARCK – More than 20,000 miles of gathering pipelines in North Dakota have operated with little regulation, but the supervisor of a new pipeline program says that’s changing. Seven of 10 positions have been filed in the Department of Mineral Resources pipeline program, staff...
December 12, 2015 - 5:07pm
December 10, 2015
New scholarship available for oil workers
BISMARCK – Workers affected by the oil industry’s slowdown are eligible to apply for a new scholarship announced Thursday. The North Dakota University System and the North Dakota Petroleum Council announced a $5,000 Bakken U scholarship available to recently displaced oil workers,...
December 10, 2015 - 5:22pm
December 9, 2015
XTO awards grants to Bakken charities
DENVER - Four Bakken charities will receive $62,000 in grants from XTO Energy, the subsidiary of Exxon Mobil announced Wednesday. Best Friends Mentoring in Dickinson, N.D., and Home on the Range in Sentinel Butte, N.D., will each receive a $25,000 grant through XTO’s inaugural “Giving...
December 9, 2015 - 9:09pm
December 7, 2015
State's decision on Dakota Access Pipeline could come next month
BISMARCK — A decision on the North Dakota route of the Dakota Access Pipeline could come in January as the Public Service Commission continues to discuss unresolved issues on the Bakken crude oil pipeline. During a work session Monday, commissioners said one of the major issues...
December 7, 2015 - 6:00pm