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June 2, 2015
AG’s opinion says state has discretion on abandoned wells
June 2, 2015 - 7:10pm
April 21, 2015
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Industrial Commission grants flaring exemption to 105 oil and gas wells
April 21, 2015 - 7:55pm
April 2, 2015
A large, bright flaring flame of natural gas creates reflections off the sides of a line of oil storage tanks in the night sky south of Watford City, N.D. in January in western North Dakota. (Mike McCleary/The Bismarck Tribune)
Five companies face restrictions after flaring too much gas
April 2, 2015 - 8:21pm
March 31, 2015
Senators approve amendments to pipeline bill
March 31, 2015 - 7:33pm
Trucks line up in August 2012 at a water depot in western North Dakota. The state plans to join a lawsuit alleging overreach in the federal government's new hydraulic fracturing regulations, the North Dakota Industrial Commission voted Tuesday. (Forum News Service file photo)
North Dakota seeks to join suit against federal fracking rule
March 31, 2015 - 7:03pm
March 30, 2015
Senate rejects bill targeting Industrial Commission orders
March 30, 2015 - 9:03pm
March 24, 2015
North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring, left, and Gov. Jack Dalrymple look over guidance on the enforcement of the state’s flaring rule at the North Dakota Industrial Commission meeting at the Capitol on Tuesday. (Katherine Lymn/The Dickinson Press)
Officials clarify when cos. are exempt from flaring rule
March 24, 2015 - 7:54pm
February 26, 2015
Industrial Commission grants flaring exception: Members want new policy for when targets not met
February 26, 2015 - 2:41pm
February 19, 2015
Bill to rein in ND Industrial Commission fails
February 19, 2015 - 3:20pm
February 16, 2015
Senate kills bill to add scrutiny on oil and gas violations
February 16, 2015 - 4:56pm
February 12, 2015
Lawmakers, keep hands off Industrial Commission
February 12, 2015 - 7:36pm
February 5, 2015
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Clean-up efforts continue Jan. 22 about 15 miles outside Williston after a pipeline spilled millions of gallons of saltwater into  the Blacktail Creek.
Amendment cuts mandate for monitoring devices on new N.D. pipelines, puts decision in Industrial Commission’s hands
February 5, 2015 - 11:42pm
FNS Photo
North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms, shown here, is the state’s top regulator for the oil industry and advises the Industrial Commission. A bill would separate the commission’s role as a regulator and promoter of the industry.
N.D. lawmakers hear arguments on bill to split oil regulation, promotion duties
February 5, 2015 - 11:41pm
January 28, 2015
FNS Photo by Kathleen J. Bryan 
Workers tethered to an air boat for safety squeegeed oil into holes or slots in the ice-covered Yellowstone River on Monday near Glendive, Mont. The oil was then scooped up into hand buckets or via a 2-inch suction line.
Spills have lawmakers looking for answers
January 28, 2015 - 10:06pm
January 26, 2015
Photo by Zack Nelson / Williston Herald
Crews dig up land at a saltwater spill site near Blacktail Creek outside Williston on Jan. 12. A North Dakota health official called the 70,000 barrel spill the state’s largest during the state’s current oil boom.
Inspectors missing from pipeline puzzle
January 26, 2015 - 7:51pm