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April 26, 2017
A man walks onto an oil drilling pump site in McKenzie County outside of Williston, North Dakota in this file photo from March 12, 2013. Several counties in North Dakota's Bakken formation and the Eagle Ford and Permian Basin of Texas have seen rig deployments or applications for new well permits drop in half, as energy companies are quickly steering drilling rigs away from marginal areas and focusing on sweet spots of U.S. shale oil fields. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/Files
U.S. East Coast refiners eye Texas oil as North Dakota alternative
11 hours 7 min ago
April 5, 2017
An instructor from Bismarck State College demonstrates what it takes to be a lineman to students at Hagen Jr. High School on Wednesday. (Press Photo by Kalsey Stults)
Energy conference comes to Hagen Jr. High
April 5, 2017 - 6:35pm
The Robert W Scherer Power Plant, a coal-fired electricity plant operated by Georgia Power, a subsidiary of the Southern Company, in Juliette, Georgia, U.S. April 1, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
President Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening
April 5, 2017 - 2:59pm
April 3, 2017
Wind turbines dot the landscape around Courtenay, part of the Courtenay Wind Farm under construction by Xcel Energy. John M. Steiner / Forum News Service file photo
ND legislators raise concerns to Hoeven over wind subsidies
April 3, 2017 - 9:46pm
April 1, 2017
The entry sign to the Van Hook Recreation site gives a quick look at the services available at the most popular boat ramp access points anywhere on Lake Sakakawea. The site is managed by the Mountrail County Park Board, under lease from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
Van Hook braces for drilling
April 1, 2017 - 4:24pm
March 31, 2017
A few of the teepees and yurts used at the now disbanded Sacred Stone camp are set up and occupied at a new location near Wakpala, S.D. The 50 or so in the camp say they are rebuilding and redefining their purpose. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
Year later, small spirit remains
March 31, 2017 - 9:50pm
March 30, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump smiles after announcing a permit for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL oil pipeline while TransCanada Chief Executive Officer Russell Girling (left), U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross (center) and U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry (right) stand beside him in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on March 24, 2017. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Green groups sue Trump administration for approving Keystone pipeline
March 30, 2017 - 2:26pm
March 27, 2017
Pumping units are pictured near Williston, N.D., on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
Despite opposition from landowner group, ND Senate approves bill that reduces oil spill reporting
March 27, 2017 - 5:11pm
March 24, 2017
A depot used to store pipes for Transcanada Corp's planned Keystone XL oil pipeline is seen in Gascoyne, North Dakota, Jan. 25, 2017. Terray Sylvester / Reuters
Tribes, environmental groups vow fight against Keystone pipeline after Trump grants permit
March 24, 2017 - 3:02pm
President Donald Trump smiles after announcing a permit for the Keystone XL oil pipeline while TransCanada Chief Executive Officer Russell Girling, left, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry, right, stand beside him at the White House Friday. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Pipeline opponents vow fight as Trump approves Keystone XL
March 24, 2017 - 1:39pm
March 16, 2017
Xcel plans seven new wind-energy farms, two in ND
March 16, 2017 - 8:04pm
March 15, 2017
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp speaks Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Carl Ben Eielson Middle School in in Fargo, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Port: Why is Sen. Heitkamp protecting Obama’s last-minute methane emission rule?
March 15, 2017 - 10:12am
March 7, 2017
Two of a band of wild horses graze in the Nephi Wash area outside Enterprise, Utah, April 10, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart
U.S. Senate revokes Obama federal land-planning rule
March 7, 2017 - 4:14pm
March 6, 2017
An oil pumpjack is seen in Velma, Oklahoma U.S. April 7, 2016. REUTERS/Luc Cohen
Titans of oil world meet in Houston after two-year price war
March 6, 2017 - 11:28am
March 2, 2017
Pipeline spill affects waterway in McKenzie County
March 2, 2017 - 9:24pm