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New oil forecast shows proposed conservation fund would receive $259M in 2015-17

BISMARCK – A new forecast released Friday gives a clearer picture of how much of North Dakota’s oil tax revenue would go into a proposed conservation fund on the November ballot.

Leaders criticize Canadian Pacific: Heitkamp, Cramer raise concerns over ND rail shipment delays

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Members of North Dakota’s congressional delegation criticized Canadian Pacific Railway on Thursday for its new system of ordering train cars for agricultural shipments.

Environmental groups want access to ND's radioactive oilfield waste report

BISMARCK, N.D. - Two environmental groups have called for the immediate release of a draft study on the safety and handling of North Dakota’s radioactive oilfield waste that has been found dumped illegally in remote areas.

Minnesota PUC advances expansion of existing Enbridge pipeline

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Despite procedural concerns and plenty of public outcry, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission voted Thursday to issue a certificate of need for an Enbridge expansion project on an existing line in northern Minnesota.

Kraus-Anderson opens Bismarck office

Kraus-Anderson opens Bismarck office

Kraus-Anderson Construction Co. recently announced plans to open an office in Bismarck, N.D., to meet the demands of increased regional development and the Bakken energy boom.

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Jamestown plays up its role as a regional hub

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Bakken real estate market continues to go global

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ND natural gas pipeline project contingent on CHS fertilizer plant

One of the largest natural gas pipelines in North Dakota in the last decade is in the planning and permitting process, according to Tim Rasmussen, spokesman for WBI Energy, a division of MDU Resources Group.

Minn. DNR wants new Sandpiper pipeline route

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has taken a stricter stance on the proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline, citing environmental concerns.

Oil Patch leaders give ND legislators a dose of reality

WATFORD CITY, N.D. – When legislators and local government leaders in the Oil Patch make their case for more funding in the next legislative session, they want those from outside the region to have seen the situation firsthand.

Gas processing plant operational in western ND

WATFORD CITY, N.D. - ONEOK Partners announced Tuesday that its natural gas processing facility in eastern McKenzie County is operational.

EPA now has ND office space for environmental crime detectives

DICKINSON, N.D. - Federal environmental crimes detectives now have office space when they're in North Dakota investigating Bakken-related incidents.

ND boomtown residents have tales of toil and riches

ND boomtown residents have tales of toil and riches

WILLISTON, N.D. - Years into the oil boom, news of Williston’s explosive growth, and the wealth and strains that have come with it, has been well-documented.

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Does ND crude need to be stabilized?

Does ND crude need to be stabilized?

DICKINSON, N.D. - What can be done to keep trains from becoming "Bakken bombs?"

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‘Honor the Earth’ movement continues pipeline demonstrations

BRAINERD, Minn. — Environmental activists on horseback passed through the Brainerd lakes area this week with the mission to raise awareness of what they say are the dangers associated with Enbridge’s proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline.

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