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December 12, 2017
An oil jack extracts crude from the Bakken oil field outside of Williston, N.D. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
U.S. Geological Survey to reassess Williston Basin resources
December 12, 2017 - 6:14pm
December 10, 2017
Buying into the Bakken: Commercial activity steady in Minot as more activity shifts west
December 10, 2017 - 6:52pm
December 1, 2017
A five acre piece of farmland north of Golden Valley, N.D., owned by John and Leona Flemmer, listen to Lonnie Jacobson, middle, is the site for the North Dakota Carbon Storage Assurance and Facility Enterprise carbon capture research project site in coal country. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Study aims to determine feasibility of underground carbon dioxide storage
December 1, 2017 - 6:01pm
November 30, 2017
Kevin Ruffatto, North Dakota region director with Enbridge, speaks to legislators and others at a tour of Minot oil companies Wednesday.
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Faster, better oil wells bringing more life to Bakken, oil companies tell legislative panel
November 30, 2017 - 8:50pm
November 27, 2017
CPA indicted for fraud connected to business in Bakken murder-for-hire
November 27, 2017 - 9:28pm
No prison time ordered for men convicted of Bakken environmental crimes
November 27, 2017 - 7:16pm
November 20, 2017
Approximately 55,000 signatures on a petition asking for Morton County States Attorney Allen Koppy to drop all charges on protesters facing legal prosecution was presented to officials in the county courthouse in Mandan, N.D., on Monday morning, Nov. 20, 2017. From left are LaDonna Brave Bull Allard, HolyElk Lafferty, Dan Nelson and Phyllis Young, who all spoke after submitting the petition. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Pipeline opponents ask to drop all charges against protesters
November 20, 2017 - 5:30pm
Minnesota man sentenced to more than a decade in prison for Bakken housing scheme
November 20, 2017 - 4:14pm
October 12, 2017
This 2016 file photo shows construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline in progress.
Dakota Access helps drillers but isn't a Bakken game-changer
October 12, 2017 - 11:38am
September 28, 2017
Helen Currie, a chief economist with ConocoPhillips, tells attendees of the annual North Dakota Petroleum Council meeting the global oil market could rebalance in 2018. She spoke Thursday at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. (April Baumgarten/Forum News Service
Global demand for oil better than expected, but it could take 2018 to even out market, economist says
September 28, 2017 - 6:09pm
September 27, 2017
North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum speaks Wednesday at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks during the North Dakota Petroleum Council meeting. April Baumgarten/Forum News Service
Burgum: Goal of doubling oil production in North Dakota 'may be too low'
September 27, 2017 - 7:14pm
September 26, 2017
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, talks about advancements in technology that are in the Bakken oil patch during the North Dakota Petroleum Council's annual meeting in Grand Forks. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
Technology, problem-solving keys to attracting more drillers to the Bakken, experts say
September 26, 2017 - 7:23pm
September 25, 2017
A 2014 photo shows a worker waiting to connect a drill bit on Endeavor Energy Resources's Big Dog Drilling Rig 22 in the Permian basin outside of Midland, Texas.  Bloomberg photo by Brittany Sowacke.
In Texas oil patch, jitters mount that a bust is near
September 25, 2017 - 11:58am
September 19, 2017
The newly constructed Williston (N.D.) High School. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
Not going away: Red River Valley companies still have stake in Bakken
September 19, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 26, 2017
State Health Department environmental chief David Glatt, right, and waste program manager Scott Radig listen during a meeting of the State Health Council as new rules for disposing of radioactive waste were moved forward in 2015. (Lauren Donovan, Billings Tribune)
Montana moves to regulate radioactive oilfield waste sites
August 26, 2017 - 4:05pm