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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
December 21, 2018
A natural gas flare on an oil well pad burns as the sun sets outside Watford City, North Dakota January 21, 2016.  REUTERS/Andrew Cullen
Natural gas liquids pipeline proposed for northwest North Dakota
December 21, 2018 - 6:38pm
December 17, 2018
Tom Erickson, CEO of the University of North Dakota's Energy and Environmental Research Center, shows an image of oil in the Bakken Formation, two miles below the earth's surface. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Changing mission: EERC seeks to find solutions to energy, environmental issues
December 17, 2018 - 6:00am
December 14, 2018
Crews work to complete oil and gas wells at a site east of Mandaree. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota oil production, natural gas flaring reach new highs
December 14, 2018 - 8:54pm
November 13, 2018
North Dakota regulators weigh input on oil conditioning rules
November 13, 2018 - 5:54pm
October 11, 2018
Oasis completes new gas processing plant in northwest ND
October 11, 2018 - 8:27pm
September 27, 2018
New natural gas processing plant announced for Bakken
September 27, 2018 - 7:23pm
September 24, 2018
An oil well pumps at sunrise in western North Dakota's Bakken Formation. Forum News Service file photo.
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
September 24, 2018 - 7:23pm
September 21, 2018
Commentary: Creating a database of where DUI offenders were drinking is a terrible idea
September 21, 2018 - 10:44am
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