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September 25, 2017
Letter: ND oil patch cities deserve funds from growth
September 25, 2017 - 7:45am
September 18, 2017
David Tuan, Williston's city administrator talks about the various upcoming infrastructure projects over the next couple of years. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)play button
After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
September 18, 2017 - 6:04am
September 17, 2017
Melissa Krause recently opened Quick Draw Art Studio in downtown Williston. She said a shop like this wouldn't have worked during the boom and while things are not as busy as they were five years ago, the town can support an art studio like this. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)play button
After the boom: Community finds calm after frantic years
September 17, 2017 - 6:03am
July 18, 2017
Gov. Doug Burgum leads a meeting of the North Dakota Industrial Commission, which regulates the oil and gas industry, at the state Capitol on Tuesday, July 18, in Bismarck. Earlier Tuesday at the Bakken conference at the Event Center, Burgum issued challenges to the oil industry, including striving for zero spills and reaching 2 million barrels per day. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Burgum challenges oil industry to eliminate spills, increase production
July 18, 2017 - 8:35pm
June 22, 2017
Outside the North Dakota Supreme Court chambers. John Hageman / Forum News Service
Oilfield company fights illegal dumping fine at ND Supreme Court
June 22, 2017 - 5:30pm
May 26, 2017
Joel Wieczorek runs his combine harvesting his field of wheat in 2016 northwest of Stickney. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Recession or recovery? N.D. may be at turning point
May 26, 2017 - 9:14pm
May 17, 2017
Rob Lindberg, director of Bakken Backers, a coalition formed about five years ago and comprised of businesses, leaders, workers and citizens who support North Dakota's oil and gas industry. Photo from Minot Daily News
Oil Patch making a comeback, Bakken Backers say
May 17, 2017 - 8:52am
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
January 6, 2017
Joseph Kostelecky, shown here in May 2012, is accused of falsely inflating company revenues by tens of millions of dollars and has been indicted on felony fraud charges. LAUREN DONOVAN/BISMARCK TRIBUNE
Former oilfield exec indicted on wire fraud charges
January 6, 2017 - 4:37pm
October 12, 2016
The new Bear Creek natural gas processing plant is pictured in mid-September near Killdeer. (Submitted Photo)
Bear Creek natural gas plant now operational
October 12, 2016 - 7:19pm
September 23, 2016
RockPile gets bought out, expands
September 23, 2016 - 11:09pm
August 12, 2016
 A group of runners opposed to the construction of a road to build the Dakota Access Pipeline arrive at the site of a protest against the pipeline on Thursday afternoon. The runners, who chanted "we run for our sisters, our brothers," started at the Cannonball River for the 4-mile run along North Dakota Highway 1806 to the protest site in Morton County. (TOM STROMME, BISMARCK TRIBUNE)
Standing Rock Sioux chairman arrested at Dakota Access protest
August 12, 2016 - 10:02pm
August 9, 2016
4,000 barrels of source water spills in Bowman County
August 9, 2016 - 5:30pm
Susan Perry of Alexander, N.D., voices her concerns to the State Health Council about allowing disposal of oilfield waste with higher levels of radioactivity on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, at the State Capitol in Bismarck.  Photo by Mike Nowatzki / Forum News Service
In heated do-over meeting, N.D. Health Council ratifies rules for radioactive oilfield waste
August 9, 2016 - 11:55am
Susan Perry of Alexander, N.D., voices her concerns to the State Health Council about allowing disposal of oilfield waste with higher levels of radioactivity on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, at the State Capitol in Bismarck, N.D.  Photo by Mike Nowatzki / Forum News Service
In heated do-over meeting, N.D. Health Council ratifies rules for radioactive oilfield waste
August 9, 2016 - 11:54am