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18-year-old charged with vehicular homicide in fatal crash
ND weather forecast calls for warm weather into December
New England has welcomed 9 foreign-exchange students
Governor candidates disclose financial interests
Police Blotter: Craigslist-type scam affects Dickinson area
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
Country superstar Garth Brooks signs Amazon streaming deal
Dickinson teen to receive Eagle Scout award
Irish singers headline concert series
Auxiliary sponsors Tour of Tables
U.S. breast cancer deaths drop; rate among white women falls most
DSU wide receiver Brown has seen the ‘whole spectrum’
Area high school football coaches react to new realignment
Heart River Cougars find footing at end of season
Killdeer faces familiar foe in Velva-Sawyer to open playoffs
Hunting license change means less local business
MCFEELY: National narrative over pipeline protest should be an eye-opener
LETTER: Who is "Vote Right 36?"
COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
Our View: Four for ND state offices
F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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
June 1, 2015
KLJ reports on positive effects from decrease in oil prices
A decrease in crude oil prices that caused production to slow has resulted in some positive effects for the area, KLJ’s CEO reported to the...
June 1, 2015 - 11:23pm
May 6, 2015
Drill tests pipeline company spill skills
TOWNER, N.D. – Enbridge employees simulated a worst-case scenario Wednesday to practice how they would respond to an oil spill in the Souris...
May 6, 2015 - 8:53pm
May 1, 2015
North Dakota still on track for oil tax break
WILLISTON, N.D. - The clock kept ticking in April on a suspension of North Dakota's oil extraction tax after a state-calculated average of the...
May 1, 2015 - 4:20pm
April 20, 2015
‘Ducks’ and oil: No need to fear US crude supply deluge
HOUSTON -- Conventional wisdom holds that come June a pending $5.3 billion tax break in the No. 2 U.S. oil producing state, combined with a modest uptick in oil prices, will unleash a tsunami of new shale crude supply so big that prices may slump again. Just one problem with that...
April 20, 2015 - 10:18am
April 16, 2015
Oil turns higher, rallies to 2015 high on Yemen conflict
NEW YORK - Crude oil prices jumped to fresh 2015 peaks on Thursday, turning higher on news that a tribal group made up of former Al Qaeda militants took control of a major southern oil terminal in Yemen. The terminal is one of the major hubs for the Hadramout region exporting an...
April 16, 2015 - 6:38pm
April 14, 2015
Oil rises on US production dips, Middle East tensions
NEW YORK - Crude oil futures rose Tuesday on signs of falling U.S. oil production, weakness in the dollar and tensions in the Middle East, particularly...
April 14, 2015 - 7:43pm
April 7, 2015
Oil rallies on US data, bullish EIA monthly report
NEW YORK - Oil futures rallied Tuesday and U.S. crude approached 2015 highs on strong jobs data and government forecasts for lower U.S. crude...
April 7, 2015 - 7:10pm
April 2, 2015
Helms: State continues progress on crude oil transport
As of Wednesday, oil producers in North Dakota are required to condition every single barrel of Bakken crude oil to improve the safety of transporting Bakken crude oil by rail. The North Dakota Industrial Commission unanimously approved the order in December, after months of science-based...
April 2, 2015 - 6:58pm
March 18, 2015
U.S. shale oil firms brace for more pain as crude resumes slide
WILLISTON -- With the prospect of another plunge in crude prices looming after two months of stability, U.S. shale oil producers may face another round of spending cuts to conserve cash and survive the downturn. A deeper retrenchment would have far-reaching effects. Additional...
March 18, 2015 - 11:58am
February 19, 2015
CSX notifies W. Virginia officials of plans to bypass derailment
NEW YORK -- CSX has notified West Virginia officials of its plans to bypass the scene of a crude train derailment and continue deliveries to eastern Virginia, according to the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. A train carrying North Dakota crude...
February 19, 2015 - 11:36am
January 27, 2015
US oil well shut-ins start as crude rout batters small producers
HOUSTON — Collapsing crude prices are confronting scores of smaller U.S. oil producers with the grim choice of either shutting older high-cost...
January 27, 2015 - 11:36pm
January 13, 2015
N.D. bill could void flaring, oil conditioning standards
BISMARCK – Contentious orders approved by North Dakota regulators to curb natural gas flaring and make Bakken crude oil safer for transport would be dragged back through a lengthy rulemaking process or become void under a bill sponsored by nine Republican lawmakers. A separate...
January 13, 2015 - 5:43pm
January 1, 2015
Minnesota study: Millions needed for rail safety
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota needs to spend $244 million to improve railroad crossing safety where oil trains cross the state, the Minnesota...
January 1, 2015 - 10:32pm
December 4, 2014
U.S. crude oil, natgas reserves both rose over 9 percent in 2013
Proven crude oil and lease-condensate reserves in the United States increased 9.3 percent to 36.5 billion barrels in 2013, up from 33.4 billion...
December 4, 2014 - 11:07pm
September 24, 2014
EIA chief: Oil prices would hit $150 a barrel without US shale
WASHINGTON — If U.S.-led attacks knock out oil fields controlled by Islamic State militants, petroleum from the American drilling boom could make up for any shortfall on global markets, a report released by a Republican senator said on Wednesday. U.S. bombs blasted Islamic State...
September 24, 2014 - 10:25pm