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February 15, 2018
Winter weather causes slight drop in oil production
February 15, 2018 - 5:53pm
February 9, 2018
 wastewater injection well in Prague, Okla. Oklahoma is by far the state most affected by earthquakes triggered by human activity — primarily oil and gas operations — according to a map released by the United States Geological Survey on April 23, 2015. (Nick Oxford/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
New breed of fracking earthquakes sends warning to oil drillers
February 9, 2018 - 12:54pm
February 7, 2018
MDU Resources Group reports earnings increase, tax benefit
February 7, 2018 - 5:31pm
February 5, 2018
ND regulators monitoring saltwater spill near Killdeer
February 5, 2018 - 4:49pm
February 2, 2018
John Bluemle, retired North Dakota state geologist and director of the North Dakota Geological Survey, stands in front of a geologic display at the North Dakota Heritage Center in Bismarck, N.D. Kyle Martin / Forum News Service
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
February 2, 2018 - 4:57pm
A poster promoting "Keeping All the Pieces," a 15-minute film about the impact of oil and gas development on natural resources in the Badlands of western North Dakota.
Badlands energy development focus of film
February 2, 2018 - 12:18pm
February 1, 2018
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Why are gas prices going up?
February 1, 2018 - 4:52pm
Trump administration tears down regulations to speed drilling on public land
February 1, 2018 - 4:39pm
South African miner says 1,000 workers trapped underground after power failure
February 1, 2018 - 12:52pm
January 24, 2018
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources (right) speaks with Ward County Auditor Devra Smestad at the Elmer Jesme Conference of Counties meeting in Minot Monday. Jill Schramm / Minot Daily News
N.D. state oil and gas director says industry will need more transportation infrastructure
January 24, 2018 - 3:54pm
January 18, 2018
About 230 miles worth of green metal pipe, stored by TransCanada for its stalled Keystone XL pipeline, gathers snow, dust and tumbleweeds in a laydown yard where it's been stored near Gascoyne since 2011. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
January 18, 2018 - 11:32am
A drilling rig stands next to a flare at night in the oil fields surrounding Midland, Texas, on Nov. 7, 2017. Bloombeg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
January 18, 2018 - 10:35am
Members of the public gave testimony during the public hearing for the proposed Davis Refinery on Wednesday, Jan. 17, at Dickinson State University. Sydney Mook / Forum News Service
Public hearing shows mixed feelings towards proposed refinery on fringes of Theodore Roosevelt National Park
January 18, 2018 - 8:45am
January 13, 2018
Buck Hill is the highest observation point in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Consultants for Meridian Energy Group estimate that a water vapor plume from the Davis Refinery may be visible from this point for about 15 daylight hours per year. Jack Dura / Bismarck Tribune
Concerns remain about refinery's impact to Theodore Roosevelt National Park views
January 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
January 10, 2018
Jeremy Eckroth, environmental manager at the Falkirk Mine in central North Dakota, stands in front of a massive dragline excavator at the mine in August 2017. John Hageman / Forum News Service
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
January 10, 2018 - 3:30pm