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February 17, 2017
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, U.S., January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo
Senate set to approve Trump's EPA pick as White House targets regulation
February 17, 2017 - 11:00am
February 14, 2017
Residents shop for supplies after an evacuation order was lifted for communities downstream from the Lake Oroville Dam in Oroville, Calif., U.S. Feb.y 14, 2017. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart
Evacuees from California dam allowed home even as storms near
February 14, 2017 - 11:00pm
February 13, 2017
Letter to the editor: Focus on wind energy, keep water clean
February 13, 2017 - 6:40am
February 10, 2017
Local law enforcement officers continue to serve at DAPL protest site
February 10, 2017 - 6:36am
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
February 8, 2017
North Dakota tribe says running out of options to stop pipeline
February 8, 2017 - 6:11pm
February 6, 2017
Carolyn Dosert speaks out against the proposed hog facility to be located southeast of the city during a public hearing on Thursday, March 17, 2016, at the community center in Buffalo, N.D. David Samson / Forum News Service
Buffalo hog farm opponents argue permit process was flawed, unfair
February 6, 2017 - 6:26pm
February 1, 2017
Rick Nolan
Minnesota Democratic representatives square off over Boundary Waters
February 1, 2017 - 7:08pm
January 30, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump (R), flanked by U.S. Representative Steve Scalise (R-LA) (from L), Representative Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), receives a standing ovation as he speaks at a congressional Republican retreat in Philadelphia, U.S. January 26, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Republicans take first steps to kill Obama-era regulations
January 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
January 27, 2017
Director of Mineral Resoruces Lynn Helms testifies Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, to the Senate Appropriations Committee about the impact of proposed budget cuts to the oversight of oil and gas development. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
Budget cuts could reduce ND's oversight of oil, gas
January 27, 2017 - 7:32pm
Three Affiliated Tribes council chairman candidate Mark Fox poses at Crow Flies High Butte above the Missouri River before erecting campaign signs around the Fort Berthold Reservation in North Dakota, November 1, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen/File Photo
Red tape chokes off drilling on Native American reservations
January 27, 2017 - 10:00am
January 26, 2017
VW compliance head exits in falling-out over emissions scandal role
January 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
Magellan Midstream says Iowa pipeline still shut after diesel spill
January 26, 2017 - 12:30pm
January 25, 2017
Canoeists that started at the headwaters of the Mississippi River paddle through northern Minnesota in this 2010 file photo. Forum News Service
Starting clear, Mississippi River heavily polluted as it flows into Twin Cities
January 25, 2017 - 12:57pm
January 18, 2017
EPA water rule revived by U.S. appeals court in NYC case
January 18, 2017 - 2:00pm