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December 6, 2018
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Gas prices fall to lowest of the year in North Dakota, Minnesota, nation
December 6, 2018 - 8:05pm
December 5, 2018
A proposed expansion of the Ashtabula Wind Energy Center north of Valley City, N.D., above, has generated complaints from nearby residents who are concerned about noise and possible health effects. North Dakota requires wind turbines to be at least a quarter-mile from the nearest occupied dwelling, but some research suggests setbacks should be at least a half-mile or mile to ensure safety. Patrick Springer / The Forum
Permit denied for south-central North Dakota wind project: Decision made after four-hour hearing with testimony from opponents
December 5, 2018 - 10:08pm
December 3, 2018
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
December 3, 2018 - 5:31pm
Environmental groups appeal PolyMet mine permits
December 3, 2018 - 3:41pm
November 27, 2018
Brine spill in western North Dakota impacts creek
November 27, 2018 - 3:14pm
November 26, 2018
An oil well pumps at sunrise in western North Dakota's Bakken Formation. Forum News Service file photo
New refinery floated for western North Dakota
November 26, 2018 - 5:26pm
November 20, 2018
Lynn Helms, director of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, talks in Grand Forks in 2017.  Forum News Service file photo
North Dakota Industrial Commission gives oil industry more flexibility on flaring
November 20, 2018 - 6:52pm
November 16, 2018
North Dakota natural gas flare in western part of state.  Forum News Service file photo
ND oil, gas industry breaks ‘virtually every record’ in latest report
November 16, 2018 - 5:46pm
his overhead view showed the Keystone Pipeline oil spill last November near the South Dakota-North Dakota border. The pipeline runs from Canada through eastern North Dakota and South Dakota and then into Nebraska.  Submitted photo
One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
November 16, 2018 - 3:26pm
November 15, 2018
A wind farm near Jamestown, N.D.    Forum News Service file photo
Strong beliefs blow in with proposed wind farm in south-central ND
November 15, 2018 - 9:50pm
November 12, 2018
Aerial view of construction equipment in use for building the Davis Refinery near Belfield and Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Photo courtesy of Meridian Energy Group
Environmental groups appeal order on refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park
November 12, 2018 - 5:30pm
An oil well pumps at sunrset in western North Dakota's Bakken Formation. Forum News Service file photo
Another pipeline to start in ND and head to Texas?
November 12, 2018 - 5:07pm
November 1, 2018
PolyMet copper mine clears major hurdle with state permits
November 1, 2018 - 6:19pm
An old windmill stands in a field northeast of Hettinger as a wind tower, part of the Thunder Spirit Wind Farm, to its northwest. Forum News Service file photo
Montana-Dakota Utilities buys North Dakota wind farm
November 1, 2018 - 10:47am
October 29, 2018
Bob Skarphol showing a group of mineral royalty owners the breakdown of a royalty statement during an organizational meeting in early October. Jamie Kelly / Williston Herald
North Dakota royalty owners group still a go, organizers say state organization is ineffective
October 29, 2018 - 9:43am