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January 16, 2018
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 / rking@duluthnews.com)play button
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
January 12, 2018 - 3:15pm
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
Weekend saltwater and oil spill contained in Dunn County
January 2, 2018 - 5:10pm
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 29, 2017
This photo taken Dec. 19 shows workers from TransCanada removing contaminated soil from the prairie grass field near Amherst, S.D., close to the North Dakota border. Special to Forum News Service
Cement weight on Keystone pipeline may have led to huge oil spill
December 29, 2017 - 4:16pm
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 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
December 20, 2017
North Dakota's population fell in 2017, the first time in 15 years. It was among eight states that lost residents this year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. (Submitted Graphic)
North Dakota drops in population for first time in 15 years
December 20, 2017 - 4:08pm
December 4, 2017
A rendering of the proposed Davis Refinery to be built near Belfield, N.D., and Theodore Roosevelt National Park. (Submitted photo)
North Dakota regulators to discuss oil refinery project with company officials
December 4, 2017 - 3:37pm
November 24, 2017
Federal prosecutors seek prison time for ND oil operator who endangered water sources
November 24, 2017 - 5:22pm
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
 The Syncrude oil sands plant near Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, Aug. 28, 2015. The Keystone XL pipeline, which will carry oil from Canadian oil sands fields to the Gulf of Mexico, has long been at the center of a struggle pitting environmentalists against advocates of energy independence and economic growth. Copyright 2017 New York Times
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
November 20, 2017 - 11:22am
January 11, 2017
A trio of excavators move earth along the Dakota Access pipeline route east of Williston in late July. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Lawsuit accuses Dakota Access of misleading landowners
January 11, 2017 - 7:32pm