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October 1, 2015
Senate panel passes bill to lift U.S. oil export ban
A bill to lift the 40-year-old ban on U.S. oil exports passed the Senate Banking Committee on Thursday, but the future of the measure is...
October 1, 2015 - 2:43pm
September 18, 2015
Three men face prison in North Dakota murder-for-hire plot
SEATTLE—Three men who prosecutors say arranged and carried out a contract killing in Washington state on behalf of a North Dakota oil shale...
September 18, 2015 - 3:36am
August 17, 2015
Crude oil prices near their lowest in 6.5 years
NEW YORK - Oil prices fell on Monday with U.S. crude near 6-1/2-year lows after No. 3 consumer Japan suffered an economic contraction in...
August 17, 2015 - 2:58pm
August 11, 2015
North Dakota officials approve higher level of radioactivity in disposed oilfield waste
BISMARCK – State health officials gave their blessing Tuesday to new rules that would allow the disposal of filter socks and other radioactive oilfield waste in certain North Dakota landfills, stoking fears among opponents that the state will become a dumping ground for other...
August 11, 2015 - 11:09am
August 7, 2015
180,000 Gallons of Brine Spilled in Northwest North Dakota
(WDAY News) The state Department of Health says almost 180- thousand gallons of saltwater has spilled in northwestern North Dakota. The department says Sampson Resources reported the spill. Almost 10- thousand gallons have been recovered so far. No surface waters have been impacted...
August 7, 2015 - 11:06am
July 28, 2015
Bill to lift ban on crude oil exports gets hearing Tuesday
WASHINGTON – A proposal to lift the ban on crude oil exports will have a hearing today before the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing...
July 28, 2015 - 10:53am
May 7, 2015
ND Oil & Gas says oil carried by train that derailed in Heimdal exceeded safety standards
Heimdal, ND (WDAY TV) - The oil in the tankers that derailed in Heimdal exceeded new safety standards set by the state. Oil and gas officials...
May 7, 2015 - 5:06pm
Officials could investigate Heimdal derailment for more than two weeks
Heimdal, ND (WDAY TV) - Federal officials say they could be onsite for more than two weeks investigating Wednesday's train derailment near Heimdal. Crews...
May 7, 2015 - 4:56pm
May 4, 2015
Dakota Prairie oil refinery near Dickinson begins producing diesel
Near Dickinson, ND (WDAY/WDAZ TV) - The first oil refinery built in North Dakota in almost 40 years has officially begun production. After...
May 4, 2015 - 9:47pm
April 22, 2015
North Dakota lawmakers introduce compromise in oil tax debate
BISMARCK – Senators introduced a bipartisan compromise Wednesday in the ongoing oil tax debate, proposing to change the overall tax rate...
April 22, 2015 - 11:34am
April 7, 2015
North Dakota officials approve $500 million development project in Williams County
WILLISTON, N.D. - Officials in one of North Dakota's largest oil-producing counties have approved a $500 million development project that will include retail, residential and office space. The Williams County Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 on Tuesday to approve a zoning variance...
April 7, 2015 - 12:31pm
March 30, 2015
New BNSF speed limit doesn't apply for small cities
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - BNSF has new safety measures for transporting oil. They say they won't go over 35 miles-per-hour in cities with more than...
March 30, 2015 - 10:07pm
March 29, 2015
BNSF trains slow down: Railway announces plans to improve safety measures for oil shipments
Bismarck, ND (Forum News Service) - One of the top rail companies in the U.S. has announced steps to improve rail safety in North Dakota. BNSF...
March 29, 2015 - 11:32am
March 26, 2015
Minnesota House blocks oil safety debate
St. Paul, MN (Forum News Service) - Minnesota House Republicans blocked an effort to debate an oil train safety bill Thursday, citing that the...
March 26, 2015 - 9:22pm
March 20, 2015
Obama administration unveils first major fracking rules on federal lands
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Friday unveiled its first major standards for oil companies that frack on federal lands, including...
March 20, 2015 - 2:37pm