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February 2, 2018
John Bluemle, retired North Dakota state geologist and director of the North Dakota Geological Survey, stands in front of a geologic display at the North Dakota Heritage Center in Bismarck, N.D. Kyle Martin / Forum News Service
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
February 2, 2018 - 4:57pm
A poster promoting "Keeping All the Pieces," a 15-minute film about the impact of oil and gas development on natural resources in the Badlands of western North Dakota.
Badlands energy development focus of film
February 2, 2018 - 12:18pm
February 1, 2018
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Why are gas prices going up?
February 1, 2018 - 4:52pm
January 18, 2018
About 230 miles worth of green metal pipe, stored by TransCanada for its stalled Keystone XL pipeline, gathers snow, dust and tumbleweeds in a laydown yard where it's been stored near Gascoyne since 2011. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
January 18, 2018 - 11:32am
January 16, 2018
Oil pumping units are pictured in Mountrail County, N.D., in June 2016. Forum News Service file photo.
ND oil production moves into growth mode
January 16, 2018 - 5:04pm
Water flows into a tailings pond at the Suncor Energy oil sands mine in this aerial photograph taken near Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada, on June 4, 2015. (Ben Nelms/Bloomberg)
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
January 16, 2018 - 10:10am
January 12, 2018
Duluth police chief Mike Tusken tries to reason with protester Scott Bol, who locked himself with a bicycle lock to the shutter at the entrance to Wells Fargo bank in downtown Duluth Friday morning. Tusken offered him the chance to unlock the lock or be arrested. (Bob King / button
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
January 12, 2018 - 3:15pm
January 10, 2018
Jeremy Eckroth, environmental manager at the Falkirk Mine in central North Dakota, stands in front of a massive dragline excavator at the mine in August 2017. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
January 10, 2018 - 3:30pm
January 9, 2018
The Great River Energy Coal Creek Station coal plant near the Falkirk mine outside of Underwood, N.D., is the largest power plant in North Dakota Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Industry 'disappointed' by rejection of federal coal proposal
January 9, 2018 - 5:42pm
January 5, 2018
A tax on oil companies was used to clean up oil spills. That tax just expired.
January 5, 2018 - 8:05am
January 2, 2018
Oil ticks down as violent Iran clashes fail to disrupt supplies
January 2, 2018 - 1:39pm
January 1, 2018
Natural gas produced from an oil well is burned off in Belfield, N.D. (Jim Wilson/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Oil production booms as new year begins
January 1, 2018 - 2:21pm
December 28, 2017
A vessel passes through oil on the surface of the water around the near the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico near the coast of Louisiana on June 2, 2010. (Derick E. Hingle/Bloomberg)
Trump rolls back offshore safety rules born from BP oil spill
December 28, 2017 - 8:03pm
December 27, 2017
Forum News Service file photo of a wind energy system.
Trump administration eases rule protecting birds from energy production
December 27, 2017 - 11:16am
December 26, 2017
Pumping units are pictured near Williston, N.D., on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service file photo
ND oil leaders credit Dakota Access Pipeline for 2017 production rebound
December 26, 2017 - 5:38pm