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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
October 13, 2016
Felony charges filed against pipeline activists in ND
CAVALIER – Three pipeline activists accused of interfering with emergency valves on TransCanada’s Keystone Pipeline near Walhalla this week have been charged with felony criminal conspiracy and other charges.A total of 14 criminal charges ranging from misdemeanors to Class A felonies...
October 13, 2016 - 4:18pm
October 12, 2016
Pipeline activists charged with felonies
BAGLEY, Minn. — Two activists who tampered with Enbridge pipeline valves in solidarity with Dakota Access Pipeline opponents have been...
October 12, 2016 - 5:09pm
June 25, 2016
TransCanada formally seeks NAFTA damages in Keystone XL rejection
TORONTO — TransCanada Corp is formally requesting arbitration over U.S. President Barack Obama’s rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, seeking $15 billion in damages, the company said in legal papers dated Friday. TransCanada submitted a notice for an arbitration claim in January...
June 25, 2016 - 9:54pm
April 11, 2016
TransCanada restarts Keystone pipeline at reduced pressure
TransCanada Corp. on Sunday said it had restarted the 590,000-barrel-per-day Keystone crude pipeline at reduced pressure after it received American authorization to do so. The Canadian energy company said the U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration approved the...
April 11, 2016 - 10:42am
April 8, 2016
'Small' leak identified on Keystone Pipeline near Freeman
FREEMAN, S.D. -- TransCanada crews have identified what they term a "small" leak on the Keystone Pipeline near its Freeman pump station in southeast South Dakota, officials said Friday. A news release from TransCanada said crews excavated soil to expose more than 275 feet of pipe...
April 8, 2016 - 3:54pm
April 7, 2016
Review process begins for pipeline to Canada
TIOGA - Landowners in northwest North Dakota got their first glimpse this week at how a major crude oil pipeline proposed for the Bakken might...
April 7, 2016 - 8:09pm
5 years after spill, rancher and ‘pipeline junkie’ still has questions
BRAMPTON – Five years after he discovered a geyser of crude oil shooting out from a TransCanada pumping station on the Keystone pipeline, rancher...
April 7, 2016 - 6:39pm
Officials estimate nearly 17,000 gallons of oil leaked at Freeman site
FREEMAN, S.D.-- Officials are estimating that 400 barrels of oil, or 16,800 gallons, were leaked out of a Keystone pipeline near Freeman in southeast South Dakota.. TransCanada, which had not yet issued an estimate until Thursday, is continuing its investigation to locate the source...
April 7, 2016 - 5:14pm
April 4, 2016
Keystone pipeline shut down after oil surfaces in SD
FREEMAN, S.D. — TransCanada is investigating “visible signs of oil” on a small surface area along its Keystone pipeline right-of-way about...
April 4, 2016 - 2:46pm
43 state legislators seek Keystone XL approval
PIERRE, S.D. -- About 40 percent of South Dakota's state legislators banded together on Thursday in support of the Keystone XL pipeline. A resolution urging Congress to support and ask the U.S. secretary of state to approve the 1,179-mile crude oil pipeline from Canada through the...
News/Nation and World
February 4, 2016 - 8:42pm
January 8, 2016
TransCanada legal challenges over Keystone XL pipeline face long odds
WASHINGTON -- TransCanada Corp faces a rocky legal path as it seeks to overturn President Barack Obama's denial of its Keystone XL pipeline or...
January 8, 2016 - 11:41am
January 6, 2016
TransCanada sues U.S. over Keystone XL rejection
CALGARY, Alberta/WASHINGTON - TransCanada Corp. sued the U.S government on Wednesday in an attempt to reverse President Barack Obama's rejection...
January 6, 2016 - 9:53pm
November 18, 2015
Enbridge cuts 5 percent of workforce in Canada and U.S.
CALGARY -- Canada's largest pipeline company Enbridge Inc cut 5 percent of its workforce on Monday, a company spokesman said, as low crude prices continued to drag on the North American oil and gas industry. Enbridge spokesman Graham White said the reductions were made across Canada...
News/Nation and World
November 18, 2015 - 8:32pm
November 3, 2015
Obama administration is sending response on Keystone XL to TransCanada
WASHINGTON - The U.S. State Department is in the process of sending a response to TransCanada Corp. on its plea to pause the review of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, a department official said on Tuesday. There was no estimate of when the response would be sent, and the State Department's...
November 3, 2015 - 1:17pm
Keystone XL's builder faced darkening prospects
Faced with dimming prospects for approval, the Canadian company behind the proposed Keystone XL pipeline chose to plead with the U.S. government...
November 3, 2015 - 1:14pm