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June 3, 2019
Natural gas is flared at a well site north of Killdeer along North Dakota Highway 22 on Dec. 12.
Bakken Midstream seeks 'fundamental change' for North Dakota natural gas industry
June 3, 2019 - 9:09pm
May 25, 2019
The top fittings are shown from a charred oil tanker car in the wreckage of a train derailment and fire that occurred near Casselton, N.D., on Dec. 30, 2013. Forum file photo
Federal agency drops proposed two-person train crew rule
May 25, 2019 - 2:56pm
May 24, 2019
Jay Obrigewitch shows where a proposed bridge in Billings County, N.D., would cross the Little Missouri River. An oil well site is seen in the distance near the river that flows through Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Bismarck Tribune file photo
Conservationists: ND officials not doing enough to protect Little Missouri River from oil development
May 24, 2019 - 6:22am
May 10, 2019
Aerial view of construction equipment in use for building the Davis Refinery near Belfield and Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Courtesy of Meridian Energy Group
'New technology, properly managed' -- Davis Refinery model to spread to other states as progress in ND continues
May 10, 2019 - 2:35pm
April 27, 2019
Oil pumping units are pictured near Williston, N.D., on June 14, 2016. Forum News Service file photo
North Dakota tax collection growth since Great Recession tops all states
April 27, 2019 - 2:35pm
April 18, 2019
Paul Erickson. Photo courtesy of The Argus Leader
Russian agent's boyfriend accused of fraud scheme in North Dakota Oil Patch
April 18, 2019 - 6:09pm
March 26, 2019
An oil well pumps at sunrise in western North Dakota's Bakken Formation. Forum News Service file photo
Flood of U.S. oil exports is coming
March 26, 2019 - 12:57pm
March 19, 2019
Petroleum contributed significantly to the $1 billion growth in North Dakota exports in 2018. Forum file photo
Despite uncertainty with international markets, ND exports up in 2018
March 19, 2019 - 11:38am
March 16, 2019
Jan Swenson, of Bismarck, washes her hands in the Little Missouri River in October 2008 while leading a hike through the South Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park near Medora. Swenson is retiring at the end of this month as executive director of the Badlands Conservation Alliance. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
Badlands advocate set to retire: Jan Swenson reflects on time as executive director of Badlands Conservation Alliance
March 16, 2019 - 5:04pm
March 15, 2019
An oil jack extracts crude from the Bakken oil field in western North Dakota. Forum News Service
North Dakota oil numbers hold steady, natural gas breaks record in January
March 15, 2019 - 8:15pm
March 5, 2019
A large audience listens to presenters talking about the oil and gas industries during Energy Day at the state Capitol in Bismarck on Tuesday. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Study: North Dakota's oil industry sees increase in long-term jobs
March 5, 2019 - 6:24pm
February 17, 2019
An oil jack extracts crude from the Bakken oil field in western North Dakota. Forum News Service
Study shows just how violent Bakken became as oil drilling surged in North Dakota, Montana
February 17, 2019 - 2:11pm
January 23, 2019
ND State Capitol (Korrie Wenzel/Forum News Service)
Republican lawmaker calls oil tax increase 'political theater'
January 23, 2019 - 6:03pm
January 17, 2019
An oil well pump in a sunflower field on July 26, 2015, west of Dickinson just off Interstate 94 as a storm brews off to the east. 2015 Forum News Service photo
Compromise proposed for sharing state, tribal oil tax revenue
January 17, 2019 - 7:12pm
January 12, 2019
Gas flaring takes place at a well site east of New Town, N.D., on Dec. 12. A new study examines storing natural gas underground temporarily as an alternative to flaring. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Study finds storing natural gas underground feasible
January 12, 2019 - 3:06pm