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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
September 2, 2016
Status of Grand Forks County pipeline case unclear after Enbridge decision
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—An attorney for Grand Forks County property owners who resisted construction of a oil pipeline on their land welcomed...
September 2, 2016 - 9:06pm
August 31, 2016
Bakken pipeline protest in Iowa leads to arrests
BOONE, Iowa — Thirty people were arrested Wednesday at a construction staging area as they protested the Bakken pipeline being built across Iowa. It may be the first of many such protests, the event’s organizer said. Roughly 100 people came to protest at the staging site near...
August 31, 2016 - 9:03pm
August 22, 2016
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
BISMARCK — Former North Dakota U.S. Attorney Tim Purdon will represent the Standing Rock Sioux tribal leaders who have been sued by Dakota...
August 22, 2016 - 7:43pm
August 16, 2016
Washington city rescinds proposed oil train restrictions
SPOKANE, Wash.—A city in eastern Washington has backed down from a proposal to fine railroad companies for hauling crude oil and coal through town, a move that was welcomed by a group representing North Dakota's oil industry. The Spokane City Council voted in late July to ask...
August 16, 2016 - 8:38pm
Landowners say Dakota Access trampling on rights in pipeline construction
DES MOINES, Iowa —Landowners in the path of an underground oil pipeline being built across Iowa were joined by protesters Tuesday calling...
August 16, 2016 - 3:27pm
August 12, 2016
Oil seeping from hillside at N.D. spill site
BELFIELD — The North Dakota Department of Health is investigating an oil spill on a western North Dakota butte where oil is seeping out...
August 12, 2016 - 8:40pm
ND oil production drops 2 percent in June
WILLISTON, N.D. — North Dakota oil production fell 2 percent in June to less than 1.03 million barrels per day, the Department of Mineral...
August 12, 2016 - 3:05pm
Big Dakota pipeline to upend oil delivery in U.S.
NEW YORK/HOUSTON—It may seem odd that the opening of one pipeline crossing through four U.S. Midwest states could upend the movement of...
August 12, 2016 - 11:24am
August 9, 2016
Study: Planning key to minimizing effect of oil on Badlands
WILLISTON, N.D. — Better planning and coordination are needed to reduce the impact of oil development in North Dakota's Badlands, a report...
August 9, 2016 - 1:05am
August 8, 2016
Texas oil regulator expects $60/barrel crude by 2017
HOUSTON -- A Texas oil industry regulator expects crude oil prices to eclipse $60 per barrel by next year as global supply and demand balance, a price that would again make production profitable across the largest producing U.S. state.Any rise in oil prices would be a welcome relief...
August 8, 2016 - 10:13pm
August 5, 2016
U.S. oil drillers add rigs for sixth week in a row
U.S. drillers this week added oil rigs for a sixth consecutive week, according to a closely followed report on Friday, despite crude prices falling...
August 5, 2016 - 2:23pm
August 4, 2016
Multiple groups support Dakota Access Pipeline opposition lawsuit
BISMARCK—A broad, multistate coalition of tribes, landowners and environmental groups has joined in support of a legal challenge to the Dakota Access Pipeline's easements to cross the Missouri River in North Dakota. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approved the water easements...
August 4, 2016 - 5:58pm
August 3, 2016
One of ND's largest oil producers posts wider loss on oil price slump
HOUSTON—Continental Resources Inc., North Dakota's second-largest oil producer, posted a quarterly loss on Wednesday that missed Wall Street's...
August 3, 2016 - 10:37pm
July 28, 2016
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers accusing the federal agency...
July 28, 2016 - 5:21pm
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
HOUSTON—Improved fracking techniques have helped cut Pioneer Natural Resources Co.'s production costs in the Permian Basin to about $2...
July 28, 2016 - 4:06pm