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August 20, 2014
Press Photo by April Baumgarten
A flare from the Whiting Oil gas processing plant, located south of Belfield, burns natural gas on July 30.
Hearing set on treatment of N.D. crude oil before transport
August 20, 2014 - 5:05pm
August 18, 2014
Beach zoning board recommends land use change for elevator rail spur
August 18, 2014 - 4:26pm
August 11, 2014
Canadian Pacific CEO: We will get better
August 11, 2014 - 11:27pm
60 mph too fast for trains through Devils Lake
August 11, 2014 - 5:26pm
July 23, 2014
Press File Photo by April Baumgarten
Oil is shipped by rail on July 6 near Fryburg.
Rules of the rail: Federal government seeks tougher oil-train regulations
July 23, 2014 - 3:22pm
July 18, 2014
Deal would allow some BNSF trains one-person crew: Tentative agreement goes against possible federal regulations
July 18, 2014 - 11:55pm
Press Photo by April Baumgarten
A train carrying oil rolls down the tracks on July 7 west of South Heart.
Oil trains, born of U.S. energy boom, face test in new safety rules
July 18, 2014 - 5:49pm
July 15, 2014
Trade group: Oil train sector has work to settle safety concerns
July 15, 2014 - 5:20pm
June 9, 2014
Agriculture rail shipment progress spotty
June 9, 2014 - 10:07pm
May 30, 2014
CN Rail sees U.S. banning older rail cars for oil in 3-5 years
May 30, 2014 - 10:55am
May 27, 2014
In rail towns, some try to stop oil trains
May 27, 2014 - 12:21am
May 23, 2014
FNS Photo by Mikkel Pates
A BNSF Railway locomotive hauls fertilizer May 9 from a facility Watertown, S.D. The railroad company is making the move from diesel-powered engines to LNG-powered locomotives.
BNSF exec sees ‘big opportunity’ in switch from diesel to LNG locomotives
May 23, 2014 - 1:16pm
May 14, 2014
US refiners: ND crude doesn’t need special handling
May 14, 2014 - 7:04pm
May 12, 2014
Other views: Keep focus on Bakken oil trains
May 12, 2014 - 4:21pm
May 2, 2014
Reuters Photo
Flames are seen where a CSX Corp train carrying crude oil derailed and burst into flames Wednesday in downtown Lynchburg, Va. The derailment caused oil to spill into the James River and forced the evacuation of hundreds.
Derailed CSX train in Va. carried Bakken oil; more than 800 barrels spilled
May 2, 2014 - 10:45am