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U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
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Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
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Mavericks halt Timberwolves' three-game win streak
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Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
AstroBob: Aurora -- the big picture from 518 miles up
Port: Legislative session has been embarrassing in the early going
Swift: Life is not so 'Rosy' with new Roomba
OUR VIEW: DSU nursing program too valuable to be eliminated
Shirley A. Dvorak
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New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
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May 20, 2016
South Dakota Game Fish & Parks considering more licenses
MITCHELL, S.D. — Area landowners could get an extra shot at deer hunting this season. Deer populations in many South Dakota counties have rebounded after previously dwindling from disease, so the South Dakota Department of Game Fish & Parks has decided to offer two- and three-tag...
May 20, 2016 - 12:27am
April 10, 2016
Landowners backing new oil safety rules, but costs worry industry
WILLISTON – New rules proposed for the oil and gas industry aim to reduce spills and minimize impacts to the environment, state regulators say. But some of the new regulations would cost North Dakota’s oil industry as much as $16 million to implement at a time when operators are...
April 10, 2016 - 6:00am
April 4, 2016
Wyo. attorney urges Bakken landowners to organize
STANLEY — Landowners negotiating with pipeline companies can gain leverage if they work together, an attorney told a group of Bakken farmers and ranchers Monday. “When you can get organized and you can get enough landowners put together, then you can make quite a big difference,”...
April 4, 2016 - 9:20pm
May 30, 2015
McKenzie County landowners face new pipeline twist
WATFORD CITY — Owen Hamre, of rural Watford City, said he’s done with oil development easements on his property. “I’m not going to sign another one ever,” said Hamre, who was sitting Thursday at his dining table with friends and neighbors, all of whom were served notice...
May 30, 2015 - 11:57pm
May 28, 2015
Landowner participation looms over hearing on Dakota Access Pipeline
MANDAN – North Dakota utility regulators signaled the desire Thursday for more landowner participation before granting a route permit for a $3.8 billion oil pipeline that would be the largest crude outlet from the state’s oilfields. “I hope in the next couple months the...
May 28, 2015 - 4:29pm
May 23, 2015
Landowners wary of huge pipeline project: Hearings upcoming on $3.7 billion, 1,134-mile project
WILLISTON, N.D. – The company that proposes a major crude oil pipeline for the Bakken says it will minimize impacts to agriculture and use state-of-the-art safety features, but nearly half of the landowners along the North Dakota route have yet to sign on to the project. The...
May 23, 2015 - 11:01pm
April 16, 2015
Letter: Pipeline restoration and reclamation oversight program gives voice to landowners
Teamwork is a powerful tool. When a group of people with different interests work toward a common goal, something remarkable happens. That is exactly the case with the new pipeline restoration and reclamation oversight program passed by the Legislature and signed into law on Wednesday....
April 16, 2015 - 5:28pm
March 18, 2015
Letter: Dunn County landowners trying to keep their 60 percent
I think everyone can agree that a landowner gets to decide what happens to his land, not the government. But right now, the government of Dunn County, our elected Board of Commissioners, has more influence over my land and land values than I do. And it can happen to anybody. I talked...
March 18, 2015 - 10:12pm
Coyote Catalog available for hunters, landowners
The Coyote Catalog, a statewide effort connecting coyote hunters and trappers with landowners who want fewer coyotes in their areas, has been reopened by the North Dakota Department of Agriculture and the North Dakota Game and Fish Department.
December 18, 2014 - 12:15am
October 16, 2014
Leier: Establishing contacts with landowners
The popularity of North Dakota’s Private Land Open to Sportsmen program has created somewhat of an expectation for hunters.
October 16, 2014 - 12:26am
January 30, 2014
Right-of-way access may pose biggest delay in capturing gas
FARGO — A key to solving North Dakota’s chronic gas flaring problem will be to overcome landowner objections to allowing collection lines...
January 30, 2014 - 11:01pm
December 13, 2013
Consolidating for a smaller ‘footprint’
Multi-well pads are becoming bigger and a more common sight in the western North Dakota Oil Patch. The pads consolidate impacts to nearby...
December 13, 2013 - 7:43pm
U.S. drilling boom leaves some homeowners in a big hole
When Gary Gless bought his sleek, modernist house in Los Angeles in 2002, he thought he had hit a “gold mine.” The world’s largest inner-city...
December 13, 2013 - 7:14pm
April 8, 2013
Lawmakers say 3 bills address landowner problems
BISMARCK -- Landowners and mineral producers should be able to settle their disputes easier with three bills Republican lawmakers say will create a benchmark for other states to look to when it comes to oil and gas development. Lawmakers highlighted three pieces of legislation during...
April 8, 2013 - 7:22pm
December 26, 2010
Oil boom: Land access, safety issues come to forefront
Myron Hanson, whose family has farmed in Bottineau and Williams counties for more than a century, will go to Bismarck next month to lobby the...
December 26, 2010 - 12:00am