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May 19, 2018
Exhibitors fill the Bismarck Civic Center Exhibit hall for the opening day of the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference.  Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
ND oil conference to showcase industry advancements
May 19, 2018 - 8:57pm
May 15, 2018
Lynn Helms, director of the NortH Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, said natural gas production hit a record in March even as oil production dropped about 1 percent. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
May 15, 2018 - 7:54pm
Attorney Lynn Boughey, right, speaks to the North Dakota Private Investigation and Security Board next to his client, TigerSwan Vice President Wesley Fricks, Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in Mandan. John Hageman / Forum News Service
TigerSwan to offer settlement after ND board's attorney calls previous proposals insufficient
May 15, 2018 - 5:55pm
May 14, 2018
Attorney for DAPL security firm seeks settlement amid legal dispute
May 14, 2018 - 6:02pm
May 8, 2018
MDU Resources Group CEO Dave Goodin addresses shareholders at the company's annual meeting in Bismarck on Tuesday, May 8. Jessica Holdman / Bismarck Tribune
MDU celebrates successes at annual meeting
May 8, 2018 - 6:59pm
May 1, 2018
Three regional communities received $125,000 each Tuesday from NextEra Energy for their involvement with the Foxtail Wind Farm. Pictured from left, are, Don Flaherty, member of the Ellendale City Council; Daryl Hart, director of renewable energy development for NextEra; Kulm Mayor Tony Buerkley and Steve Powers, Edgeley mayor and fire chief. John M. Steiner / The Sunplay button
Three ND communities receive payments from NextEra Energy
May 1, 2018 - 5:27pm
April 30, 2018
A Marathon Petroleum drilling rig is shown on Sept. 27, 2013 in northeastern Slope County in North Dakota. Forum News Service file photo
ND refineries become part of Marathon Petroleum under merger
April 30, 2018 - 5:49pm
April 25, 2018
Cynthia Monteau, right, tax director of the MHA Nation, and John Frederick, legal counsel of the MHA Nation, listen Wednesday, April 25, during a discussion on reducing natural gas flaring at Fort Berthold. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Federal regulators meet with industry, tribe to discuss flaring challenge
April 25, 2018 - 6:28pm
April 20, 2018
Geronimo Energy developed this solar project with Saint John's University of Collegeville, Minn., and plans a much larger array, called the Harmony Solar Project, 15 miles west of Fargo. Special to Forum News Service
Cass County project would be North Dakota's first major solar array
April 20, 2018 - 7:51pm
April 17, 2018
Justin Kringstad, right, director of the North Dakota Pipeline Authority, presents his findings on natural gas flaring to members of the North Dakota Industrial Commission at the state Capitol in Bismarck on Tuesday. To the left is Lynn Helms, director of Mineral Resources for the state. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
April 17, 2018 - 6:05pm
April 12, 2018
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Gas prices rising across US to July 2015 levels
April 12, 2018 - 10:36am
April 11, 2018
Western ND gas plant expansion approved
April 11, 2018 - 5:03pm
April 9, 2018
Keystone oil spill in November twice as large as initially reported
April 9, 2018 - 5:15pm
April 8, 2018
ND oil country begging for workers, say officials
April 8, 2018 - 9:49pm
April 6, 2018
A sinkhole about 10 feet across developed in the ditch of Highway 36 near Wilton in 2011. The Public Service Commission filled the sinkhole in 2011 using funding from the Abandoned Mine Lands program. This summer, the program will fund a drilling and grouting project to stabilize underground mines along that highway. “This is what we’re trying to prevent," said Public Service Commission Chairman Randy Christmann. Submitted photo
Need for abandoned mine program continues in ND, but future uncertain
April 6, 2018 - 9:56pm
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