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Former Jamestown Mayor Charlie Kourajian dies at 87


April 3, 2018
A ruptured pipeline caused when a hillside slumped spilled 12,600 barrels of oil into a creek in Billings County near Belfield, N.D., in December 2016. Special to The Forum / North Dakota Department of Health
80 percent of ND oil spills wouldn't have been reported under new law
April 3, 2018 - 9:58pm
December 1, 2017
A five acre piece of farmland north of Golden Valley, N.D., owned by John and Leona Flemmer, listen to Lonnie Jacobson, middle, is the site for the North Dakota Carbon Storage Assurance and Facility Enterprise carbon capture research project site in coal country. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Study aims to determine feasibility of underground carbon dioxide storage
December 1, 2017 - 6:01pm
August 15, 2017
James Kenneth Ward
UPDATE: Fugitive accused of illegally dumping radioactive material from oil drilling in ND added to federal wanted list
August 15, 2017 - 9:18pm
June 29, 2017
REUTERS/Jessica Resnick-Ault
President Trump says the Atlantic, Arctic could soon be open to oil drilling
June 29, 2017 - 5:43pm
May 23, 2017
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, seen here in April, said that interior's funding of $11.6 billion for fiscal 2018, which is about $1.6 billion less annually, will eliminate programs that he says are unnecessary, duplicative or a low priority. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump proposes sharp cuts at Interior Department while pushing for more drilling on public lands
May 23, 2017 - 5:50pm
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
February 9, 2017
A police barricade stands on Backwater Bridge north of the protest camp. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester
Drilling resumes on Dakota pipeline despite tribe's legal challenge
February 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
November 30, 2015
Far western N.D. Tyler formation proved tough to tap
November 30, 2015 - 7:16am
June 26, 2015
Completed wells boost by small oil tax trigger
June 26, 2015 - 8:18am
January 30, 2015
Cutting through drilling hype
January 30, 2015 - 8:55am
April 22, 2014
COLUMN-Obama stalls drilling on federal lands
April 22, 2014 - 12:00pm
March 1, 2014
N.D. drilling permit policy draws hundreds of comments
March 1, 2014 - 7:10am
July 22, 2011
US oil and natural gas rig count up by 11
July 22, 2011 - 4:09pm
June 10, 2011
US rig count rises by 1 to 1,855
June 10, 2011 - 3:20pm
May 23, 2011
Regulator expects steady growth in N.D. oil rigs
May 23, 2011 - 10:40am