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Bear refuses to leave University Park tree
Cautious optimism outlook maintained for ND revenues
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
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Keep the plant that makes a difference
Karate instructor starts fundraiser to help family who lost everything in Watford City tornado
Community calendar of events for July 16, 2018
Ride to Silence the Stigma
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July 11, 2018
Gas plant that caught fire Sunday is running again
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A natural gas processing plant that was shut down due to a fire on Sunday morning, July 8, is already back in operation. ...
July 11, 2018 - 6:30pm
June 27, 2018
Missouri River study draws objections from royalty owners
BISMARCK—A study that aims to resolve disputes over oil and gas ownership under Lake Sakakawea could lead to even more lawsuits unless...
June 27, 2018 - 10:58am
June 13, 2018
Davis Refinery permit approved, Meridian faces potential appeals
BISMARCK—An air quality permit has been issued for an oil refinery that has drawn opposition for its proximity to Theodore Roosevelt National Park, the North Dakota Department of Health announced Wednesday, June 13. But Meridian Energy is facing potential appeals or legal challenges...
June 13, 2018 - 6:47pm
June 7, 2018
Transportation challenges still face ND oil, gas industry
MINOT, N.D.—By the mid-2020s, North Dakota will need additional natural gas transportation systems out of the region, according to the head of the North Dakota Pipeline Authority. "Whether that's an expansion of existing systems or that's a new pipeline built out of the region,...
June 7, 2018 - 7:27pm
May 24, 2018
Bakken executives project 'disciplined approach' as ND oil activity ramps up
BISMARCK—North Dakota oil production is expected to return to record levels this summer, but executives of top Bakken companies said Thursday,...
May 24, 2018 - 6:44pm
May 15, 2018
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
BISMARCK—North Dakota natural gas production hit another record high in March even as oil production dropped, illustrating the need for...
May 15, 2018 - 7:54pm
May 4, 2018
Public hearing set for western ND pipeline
GRASSY BUTTE, N.D. -- The North Dakota Public Service Commission will be hosting a public hearing in Grassy Butte on May 14 at 9 a.m. (10 a.m....
May 4, 2018 - 5:09pm
April 25, 2018
Federal regulators meet with industry, tribe to discuss flaring challenge
BISMARCK—Federal regulators who play key roles in oil and gas development on the Fort Berthold Reservation said Wednesday, April 25, they're...
April 25, 2018 - 6:28pm
April 17, 2018
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
BISMARCK—North Dakota regulators are keeping current benchmarks for reducing wasteful flaring of excess natural gas but are giving industry...
April 17, 2018 - 6:05pm
April 11, 2018
Western ND gas plant expansion approved
BISMARCK—Expansion of the Oneok Bear Creek natural gas processing plant north of Killdeer, a project that aims to reduce natural gas flaring, was approved Wednesday, April 11, by the North Dakota Public Service Commission. The Dunn County plant has been operational since fall...
April 11, 2018 - 5:03pm
April 9, 2018
Cyberattack 'wake-up call' puts pipeline industry in hot seat
A cyberattack that U.S. natural gas pipeline owners weren't required to report has lawmakers taking a closer look at how the industry is handling...
April 9, 2018 - 11:13am
March 29, 2018
Increased capacity proposed for natural gas pipeline in ND
BISMARCK—Alliance Pipeline is seeking commitments to expand a natural gas transmission pipeline that runs through North Dakota. The company's announcement this week comes as North Dakota oil and gas regulators are encouraging new infrastructure investment to handle growing volumes...
March 29, 2018 - 6:08pm
March 15, 2018
Regulators emphasize ND's One-Call excavation law: $7,000 fine issued for repeat violations
BISMARCK—A member of the North Dakota Public Service Commission said this week he'd like regulators to get more aggressive with contractors with repeat violations of the North Dakota One-Call law. Commissioner Brian Kroshus made the comments Wednesday, March 14, as the commission...
March 15, 2018 - 8:38pm
February 20, 2018
New pipeline proposed for Bakken natural gas liquids
BISMARCK—A new pipeline system proposed by Andeavor Logistics would transport growing volumes of natural gas liquids from the core of the...
February 20, 2018 - 9:49pm
February 15, 2018
Winter weather causes slight drop in oil production
BISMARCK—Winter weather contributed to a slight slowdown in North Dakota oil activity in December, bringing the state's production down 1.3 percent to an average of 1.18 million barrels per day. Director of Mineral Resources Lynn Helms said Thursday, Feb. 15, he expects to continue...
February 15, 2018 - 5:53pm