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May 7, 2018
The 4 Bears Casino and Lodge’s yacht is seen July 15, 2016, near the casino’s marina on Lake Sakakawea west of New Town, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Another month, another increase in expected runoff into Lake Sakakawea
May 7, 2018 - 5:42pm
May 5, 2018
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Banner walleye fishing expected on Sakakawea
May 5, 2018 - 7:59pm
May 1, 2018
Lake Sakakawea is seen in this Forum News Service file photo
Ice-out on Lake Sakakawea among latest on record
May 1, 2018 - 5:05pm
April 4, 2018
Teresia McGinnis , a representative from XTO Energy, answers questions from Bruce Hicks, assistant director of the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division, during a public hearing on Wednesday, April 4, in Bismarck for a proposed oil drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea. (Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune)
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
April 4, 2018 - 7:14pm
March 19, 2018
Rep. Marvin Nelson, D-Rolla, and Paul Sorum, a former North Dakota gubernatorial candidate, held a news conference Monday, March 19, in Fargo to discuss a lawsuit they filed in Cass County District Court. The suit challenges the constitutionality of a statute that they argue gives away nearly $2 billion of the state's mineral rights and royalties under Lake Sakakawea. Kim Hyatt / Forum News Service
Lawsuit seeks decision on Lake Sakakawea mineral rights, royalties
March 19, 2018 - 11:08pm
March 5, 2018
State of N.D. argues lawsuit over mineral law should be dismissed
March 5, 2018 - 5:59pm
January 10, 2018
Rep. Marvin Nelson, D-Rolla, speaks Wednesday, Jan. 10, in the state Capitol in Bismarck about his role in a lawsuit against the state of North Dakota involving oil and gas mineral ownership under Lake Sakakawea. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Lawsuit claims ND 'gives away' $2 billion with Lake Sakakawea mineral law
January 10, 2018 - 6:51pm
August 16, 2017
Slawson Exploration installed a 32-foot sound barrier wall around its 11-well pad that is adjacent to Lake Sakakawea and the Van Hook boat ramp. Bismarck Tribune photo
Judge rules oil drilling can resume at controversial Lake Sakakawea site
August 16, 2017 - 3:39pm
June 27, 2017
Jet skier, pontoon operator still missing in ND waters
June 27, 2017 - 5:39pm
April 19, 2017
An oil well is pictured along the shoreline of Lake Sakakawea in Williams County, N.D., on Wednesday, April 11, 2017. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
Legislature approves Lake Sakakawea mineral bill
April 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
April 6, 2017
A drilling rig is pictured near Lake Sakakawea near New Town, N.D., on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. Some fear that uncertainty about who owns the minerals under the lake will deter oil development in the area. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
House approves Missouri River mineral leasing bill estimated to cost $187 million
April 6, 2017 - 9:10pm
January 14, 2017
A drilling rig is pictured near Lake Sakakawea near New Town, N.D., on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. Some fear that uncertainty about who owns the minerals under the lake will deter oil development in the area. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
Bill seeks to resolve uncertainty over mineral ownership
January 14, 2017 - 2:32pm
December 21, 2016
Tribe says 'wrong righted' in transfer of Lake Sakakawea land to tribe
December 21, 2016 - 6:09pm
August 5, 2016
Crews work on the Sacagawea Pipeline in McKenzie County., on Thursday, June 16, 2016. (Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service)
Former worker says lake at risk of oil leak, pipeline contractor defends workmanship
August 5, 2016 - 5:07pm
July 16, 2016
Three Affiliated Tribes chairman Mark Fox testified in 2015 in opposition to changes in oil extraction taxes before members of the House Finance and Taxation Committee at the state Capitol in Bismarck.  (MIKE McCLEARY, Tribune)
Transfer land only a fraction of what tribes have lost
July 16, 2016 - 10:49pm
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