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October 12, 2017
This 2016 file photo shows construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline in progress.
Dakota Access helps drillers but isn't a Bakken game-changer
October 12, 2017 - 11:38am
September 29, 2017
Our View: Governor's challenge needs details
September 29, 2017 - 10:58am
September 28, 2017
Helen Currie, a chief economist with ConocoPhillips, tells attendees of the annual North Dakota Petroleum Council meeting the global oil market could rebalance in 2018. She spoke Thursday at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. (April Baumgarten/Grand Forks Herald)
Rebalancing act: Global oil demand recovering slowly, economist said
September 28, 2017 - 6:23pm
September 27, 2017
North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum speaks Wednesday at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks during the North Dakota Petroleum Council meeting. (April Baumgarten/Grand Forks Herald)
Burgum: Goal of doubling oil production in North Dakota 'may be too low'
September 27, 2017 - 3:13pm
Bruce Gjovig: Innovation is driving Bakken oil
September 27, 2017 - 8:00am
September 26, 2017
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, talks Tuesday during the North Dakota Petroleum Council's annual meeting in Grand Forks about advancements in technology that could be used to help recovery efforts in the Bakken. Photo by Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald.
Technology, problem-solving keys to attracting more drillers to the Bakken, experts say
September 26, 2017 - 6:44pm
September 25, 2017
A 2014 photo shows a worker waiting to connect a drill bit on Endeavor Energy Resources's Big Dog Drilling Rig 22 in the Permian basin outside of Midland, Texas.  Bloomberg photo by Brittany Sowacke.
In Texas oil patch, jitters mount that a bust is near
September 25, 2017 - 11:58am
September 19, 2017
The newly built Williston high school is one project by Grand Forks-based JLG Architects. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)
Not going away: Red River Valley companies still have stake in Bakken business
September 19, 2017 - 5:50pm
September 12, 2017
Our view: DAPL pays dividends during slump
September 12, 2017 - 7:43am
August 26, 2017
State Health Department environmental chief David Glatt, right, and waste program manager Scott Radig listen during a meeting of the State Health Council as new rules for disposing of radioactive waste were moved forward in 2015. (Lauren Donovan, Billings Tribune)
Montana moves to regulate radioactive oilfield waste sites
August 26, 2017 - 4:05pm
August 25, 2017
Acting Director of the U.S. Geological Survey William Werkheiser, left, and Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., answer questions about the possibility of new assessment of the Bakken oil formation by the federal agency on Friday, Aug. 25, at the National Energy Center of Excellence on the Campus of Bismarck State College. In the background from the U.S. Geological Suvery are, from left, Walter Guidroz, Chris Schenk and Stephanie Gaswirth. (Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune)
Industry pushing for reassessment of potential production in the Bakken
August 25, 2017 - 7:47pm
July 31, 2017
Hearing set for Thursday on Bakken mobile oilfield radioactive waste treatment plant
July 31, 2017 - 6:24pm
July 28, 2017
Letter: Event shows Bakken region alive and well
July 28, 2017 - 8:33am
July 15, 2017
Letter: Energy of people evident in Bakken
July 15, 2017 - 8:52am
June 1, 2017
Construction equipment sits near a Dakota Access Pipeline construction site off County Road 135 near the town of Cannon Ball, N.D., on October 30, 2016. REUTERS/Josh Morganplay button
Dakota Access Pipeline begins service
June 1, 2017 - 5:07pm