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August 9, 2016
A workover rig stands over six pumping oil wells in the Little Missouri Grassland breaks north of Killdeer, N.D., in Dunn County, on Oct. 18, 2015. (Dustin Monke / Forum News Service)
Study: Planning key to minimizing effect of oil on Badlands
August 9, 2016 - 1:05am
August 4, 2016
Multiple groups support Dakota Access Pipeline opposition lawsuit
August 4, 2016 - 5:58pm
Hay bales are show. (Pixabay)
Bowman, Slope counties granted emergency CRP haying and grazing
August 4, 2016 - 5:58pm
August 1, 2016
Cars drive in front of 2016 Rio Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 31, 2016. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
Olympics expose dirty secrets about Rio's air quality
August 1, 2016 - 3:36pm
July 28, 2016
Map shows the length of the Dakota Access pipeline.
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
July 28, 2016 - 5:21pm
July 12, 2016
Letter: Tourist’s perspective: Refinery so close to park seems unnecessary
July 12, 2016 - 4:40pm
July 6, 2016
Lynn Helms, center, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, testifies to a House subcommittee Wednesday, June 6, 2016, in Washington, D.C., with David Porter, chairman of the Texas Railroad Commission, left, and Robert Weissman, president of Public Citizen. Photo submitted by House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
EPA rules would hurt N.D. effort to curb flaring, Helms says
July 6, 2016 - 11:15pm
July 1, 2016
A bug lands on a purple cone flower on Friday, June 24, 2016.  Naturalists are stepping up their efforts to survey the Dakota skipper and the plant species it depends upon including the purple cone flower. Nobody knows why the butterfly has become so scare so abruptly.Matt Hellman / Forum News Serviceplay button
The mystery of the Dakota skipper: Butterfly disappearing from prairies
July 1, 2016 - 12:28am
June 29, 2016
Crews install a gathering pipeline system in McKenzie County, N.D., on Thursday, June 16, 2016. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
Commission kills 'interested party' definition
June 29, 2016 - 11:34pm
June 22, 2016
A landslide in May 2011 near the Little Missouri River in Dunn County exposed some pipelines. (submitted photo)
Landslide concerns prompt change in Dakota Access pipeline’s N.D. route
June 22, 2016 - 5:10pm
June 18, 2016
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Veteran pipeline worker doubles as environmental watchdog
June 18, 2016 - 9:30pm
June 17, 2016
Letter: Beware boastful promises and guarantees with any refinery
June 17, 2016 - 4:58pm
A Bottineau county couple who can no longer farm some of their land because of repeated saltwater spills filed a lawsuit this week against oil company Petro Harvester. (Submitted Photo)
Landowners sue oil company over spills
June 17, 2016 - 3:11pm
May 13, 2016
A grizzly bear and her cubs approach the carcass of a bison on July 6, 2015, in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. (Reuters Photo)
Plan to lift Yellowstone grizzly protections faces mounting opposition
May 13, 2016 - 12:04am
May 2, 2016
Letter: Removal of green energy exhibit shows respect for state’s past
May 2, 2016 - 10:10pm