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Trump blames California for natural disaster, adding to denunciations of strongly Democratic state
Is your home safe this holiday season? -- Winter trend forecasts uptick in house fires
Hate crimes rose 17 percent last year, according to new FBI data
Bismarck ENT seeing patients in Dickinson
After fracturing ribs, Ginsburg skips court session but is improving, spokeswoman say
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Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Ag economist says farm income is normal, not low
Environmental groups appeal order on refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Fargo, Grand Forks among top 20 U.S. job markets
Another pipeline to start in ND and head to Texas?
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Strategic Petroleum Reserve could be next Trump weapon on oil prices
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
Charity Ball -- an evening of elegance
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DHS to present Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Nights Dream'
With the Salukis in town, Bison look to cap perfect regular season
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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September 16, 2018
ND researchers to study underground storage of natural gas
BISMARCK — As North Dakota oil operators struggle to meet natural gas flaring targets, a new research project will explore the possibility...
September 16, 2018 - 6:36pm
ND oil production drops as operators 'tap the brakes'
BISMARCK — North Dakota oil production dropped nearly 2 percent in June as producers scaled back activity, primarily to keep natural gas...
August 16, 2018 - 9:16pm
April 25, 2018
Federal regulators meet with industry, tribe to discuss flaring challenge
BISMARCK—Federal regulators who play key roles in oil and gas development on the Fort Berthold Reservation said Wednesday, April 25, they're...
April 25, 2018 - 6:28pm
April 17, 2018
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
BISMARCK—North Dakota regulators are keeping current benchmarks for reducing wasteful flaring of excess natural gas but are giving industry...
April 17, 2018 - 6:05pm
April 11, 2018
Western ND gas plant expansion approved
BISMARCK—Expansion of the Oneok Bear Creek natural gas processing plant north of Killdeer, a project that aims to reduce natural gas flaring, was approved Wednesday, April 11, by the North Dakota Public Service Commission. The Dunn County plant has been operational since fall...
April 11, 2018 - 5:03pm
February 15, 2018
Winter weather causes slight drop in oil production
BISMARCK—Winter weather contributed to a slight slowdown in North Dakota oil activity in December, bringing the state's production down 1.3 percent to an average of 1.18 million barrels per day. Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms said Thursday, Feb. 15, he expects to continue...
February 15, 2018 - 5:53pm
January 20, 2018
ND oil industry missed October's flaring target, revised numbers show
BISMARCK—Revised natural gas numbers released this week show North Dakota's oil industry failed to meet the state gas capture target in...
January 20, 2018 - 8:50am
January 7, 2018
900-mile natural gas liquids pipeline proposed for Bakken
BISMARCK — Oneok recently announced plans for a 900-mile natural gas liquids pipeline that will accommodate increasing North Dakota production...
January 7, 2018 - 3:38pm
August 11, 2017
State officials concerned over rise in Fort Berthold flaring
FORT BERTHOLD, N.D. — Flaring on Fort Berthold Indian Reservation increased for the third month in a row, raising concern with state officials....
August 11, 2017 - 7:54pm
June 9, 2017
Federal agency to review past ND gas flaring, could order royalties be paid
BISMARCK—A federal agency plans to determine whether the oil industry owes royalties for flaring natural gas from federal and tribal oil...
June 9, 2017 - 5:54pm
September 22, 2016
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
Every day, our resources are burnt, released, or lost right in front of our eyes. Our money is literally going up in smoke. Waste of tribal resources deprives communities of royalty revenue that is vital to funding health care, education and roads. We are losing more revenue and getting...
September 22, 2016 - 5:43pm
June 3, 2016
Supreme Court rejects appeal on flared gas royalty payments
BISMARCK – Legal challenges over flared natural gas hit a roadblock this week when the North Dakota Supreme Court ruled that a mineral owner’s...
June 3, 2016 - 7:58pm
April 11, 2016
Letter: Oil companies’ visions for BLM rule changes are short-sighted
Comments are still being taken until April 22 on the Bureau of Land Management’s proposed rules to reduce methane and waste (flaring, leaks and venting) on public and tribal lands. At the only hearing in North Dakota in March, the majority of attendees spoke in favor of reducing...
April 11, 2016 - 5:50pm
March 22, 2016
Comment period extended for proposed BLM flaring and venting rule
WASHINGTON -- The Bureau of Land Management said in a statement Tuesday that it is extending the comment period two weeks for its controversial proposed Methane and Waste Prevention Rule, which would reduce excess flaring, venting and leakage of natural gas on federal and Native American...
March 22, 2016 - 8:52pm
March 10, 2016
U.S., Canada agree steps to fight climate change, cut methane emissions
WASHINGTON -- The United States and Canada agreed joint steps on Thursday to fight climate change, including cutting methane emissions from oil...
March 10, 2016 - 11:53am