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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
May 26, 2017
Karolin Jappe, McKenzie County emergency manager, is pictured Friday, May 12, 2017, near Watford City, N.D. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
Faces of the Boom: Workers adjust to meet changing demands in ND's oil fields
May 26, 2017 - 12:36pm
May 15, 2017
New gas plant, pipelines proposed in McKenzie County
May 15, 2017 - 5:05pm
May 12, 2017
A train carrying crude oil passes through Williston, N.D., on Friday, May 12, 2017. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
ND oil production held steady in March still above 1 million barrels a day
May 12, 2017 - 2:22pm
May 10, 2017
A natural gas flare on an oil well pad burns as the sun sets outside Watford City, North Dakota January 21, 2016.  REUTERS/Andrew Cullen
Heitkamp influenced by tribe’s position as Senate fails to repeal federal methane rule
May 10, 2017 - 5:13pm
April 26, 2017
Oil production sites are pictured in McKenzie County, N.D., on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
ND legislators plan study of gas royalty deductions
April 26, 2017 - 7:16pm
Halliburton oil trucks drive near the company's yard in Williston, N.D., on April 30, 2016. Andrew Cullen / Reuters
Legislators OK funding for Oil Patch
April 26, 2017 - 5:11pm
April 23, 2017
Bill Suess, spill investigator for the North Dakota Health Department, says when salt water is spilled as a byproduct of oil wells, it kills plant life, foul the water and sterilizes the soil. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Research aims to overcome toxic saltwater spills in ND oil fields
April 23, 2017 - 7:05am
April 21, 2017
Oil production sites are pictured in McKenzie County, N.D., on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Oil industry, state at odds over royalty payments
April 21, 2017 - 7:57pm
April 19, 2017
An oil well is pictured along the shoreline of Lake Sakakawea in Williams County, N.D., on Wednesday, April 11, 2017. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
Legislature approves Lake Sakakawea mineral bill
April 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
Halliburton oil trucks drive near the company's yard in Williston, N.D., April 30, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen
Western ND opposes 'takings' of oil tax revenue
April 19, 2017 - 8:38am
April 18, 2017
Security worker with rifle at DAPL protests arrested for domestic violence
April 18, 2017 - 8:16pm
April 13, 2017
Oil wells are pictured in Dunn County, N.D., on Friday, March 31, 2017, in Dunn County, N.D. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
ND oil production up 5 percent, passes 1 million barrels a day
April 13, 2017 - 5:23pm
April 12, 2017
A pump jack is seen at sunrise near Bakersfield, California October 14, 2014. File photo. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Oil futures slip as analysts determine market still flooded amid production increases
April 12, 2017 - 10:58am
April 10, 2017
A pumpjack brings oil to the surface in the Monterey Shale, California, U.S., April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo
Oil surplus or oil scarcity? With U.S. output increase, it's hard to predict
April 10, 2017 - 7:50am