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oil and gas industry

November 8, 2017
Attorney General seeks delay in mineral ownership dispute along Missouri River
November 8, 2017 - 9:11pm
October 13, 2017
ND regulators investigate oil company's failure to report spill
October 13, 2017 - 10:37am
October 11, 2017
Brady Pelton, left, and Kari Cutting, both of the North Dakota Petroleum Council, testify Wednesday on proposed oil and gas rules during a North Dakota Industrial Commission hearing in Bismarck. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
N.D. oil industry opposes state rule changes
October 11, 2017 - 10:53pm
September 15, 2017
Pumping units work near Williston in June 2016. 
Amy Dalrymple /  Forum News Service file photo
ND oil production shoots up 1.4 percent in July
September 15, 2017 - 2:50pm
August 30, 2017
More oil trains may be used if Gulf Coast refineries are shuttered too long.  Forum News Service file photo
ND oil not feeling pain from hurricane - yet
August 30, 2017 - 6:08pm
August 16, 2017
Slawson Exploration installed a 32-foot sound barrier wall around its 11-well pad that is adjacent to Lake Sakakawea and the Van Hook boat ramp. Bismarck Tribune photo
Judge rules oil drilling can resume at controversial Lake Sakakawea site
August 16, 2017 - 3:39pm
July 31, 2017
Hearing set for Thursday on Bakken mobile oilfield radioactive waste treatment plant
July 31, 2017 - 6:24pm
July 27, 2017
Kari Cutting, vice president of the North Dakota Petroleum Council, holds a cleaning product made with a petroleum product as Rob Lindberg, director of Bakken Backers, looks on at right during an energy presentation at the North Dakota State Fair Thursday. Jill Schramm / Minot Daily News
State fair-goers learn about what oil industry means to ND
July 27, 2017 - 9:13pm
July 7, 2017
A rendering of the proposed Davis Refinery to be built near Belfield, N.D., and Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Submitted rendering
Water permit recommended for proposed refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park
July 7, 2017 - 3:44pm
June 29, 2017
Oil companies resist providing information in royalty dispute with ND
June 29, 2017 - 9:24pm
June 14, 2017
Trump administration to suspend rule on natural gas waste on public lands
June 14, 2017 - 5:05pm
June 13, 2017
An oil train on a North Dakota track.  Forum News Service file photo
ND surprise: Oil production up 2 percent
June 13, 2017 - 6:19pm
June 12, 2017
Josh Swanson, an attorney representing the Wilkinson family, presents his arguements to the justices of the North Dakota Supreme Court in the Wilkinson v. Board of University and School Lands case on Monday at the state Capitolin Bismarck. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Mineral rights dispute case goes before ND Supreme Court
June 12, 2017 - 7:24pm
Companies are refracturing early Bakken wells and finding promising results. Photo courtesy of ND Department of Mineral Resources
New technique may allow more oil from early Bakken wells
June 12, 2017 - 6:02pm
June 9, 2017
The venting of flames from a natural gas flaring stack at an oil well field along U.S. Highway 2 near Stanley, N.D., in 2015. MiKe McCleary / Bismarck Tribune file photo
Federal agency to review past ND gas flaring, could order royalties be paid
June 9, 2017 - 5:54pm