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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
August 23, 2016
The Elevation Resources drilling rig is shown at the Permian Basin drilling site in Andrews County, Texas, U.S. on May 16, 2016. REUTERS/Ann Saphir/File Photo
EPA links Texas quakes to oil work, echoing research
August 23, 2016 - 5:03pm
March 12, 2016
Terracon staff geologist Steve Maliszeski attempts to measure the depth of a flowing shot hole on Tuesday, March 8, 2016, north of Williston, N.D. The hole is the result of oil exploration work from the 1970s that was not properly reclaimed. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Serviceplay button
Decades later, holes drilled in search for oil now flooding land
March 12, 2016 - 2:45pm
January 28, 2016
Officials raise concern that proposed drilling project could lead to nuclear waste disposal in N.D.
January 28, 2016 - 8:30pm
January 13, 2016
Mega oil well unit will see drilling until at least 2019
January 13, 2016 - 10:30pm
January 9, 2016
A drilling rig operates on Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, south of Tioga, N.D. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
Complex, controversial drilling operation to be reviewed
January 9, 2016 - 7:00pm
November 4, 2015
Water suppliers irked by end of emergency program
November 4, 2015 - 11:00pm
September 28, 2015
The Shell Oil Company's arctic drilling rig Polar Pioneer is shown in Seattle, Washington, in this file photo taken May 14, 2015. REUTERS/Matt Mills McKnight/Files
Shell pulls the plug on Arctic exploration
September 28, 2015 - 8:45pm
September 22, 2015
St. Mary's Catholic Church is seen in Guthrie, Oklahoma, September 15, 2015. REUTERS/Nick Oxford
In clash with pope's climate call, U.S. Church leases drilling rights
September 22, 2015 - 7:30pm
August 29, 2015
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a speech at the Andrew P. Sanchez Community Center in Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans, Louisiana, August 27, 2015. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Obama heads north to Alaska, where drilling decision looms large
August 29, 2015 - 6:15pm