Company agrees to added safety measure for proposed pipeline under Lake Sakakawea

(The Dickinson Press)

ne of the partners behind a proposed crude oil pipeline that would pass under Lake Sakakawea has agreed to install an additional safety measure to ease concerns about how quickly a spill could pollute the lake...
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N.D. adjusting to changing times

(Bismarck Tribune)

North Dakota has entered into a period of adjustment as lower oil prices and other factors have prompted changes in the oil patch. Companies have reduced production, focused on prime areas and cut the workforce...
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PSC approves southwest N.D. pipeline for company responsible for Yellowstone River spill

(Forum News Service)

BISMARCK - The company responsible for an oil spill in the Yellowstone River this year received permission from state regulators Wednesday to build a new crude oil pipeline in southwest North...
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Snow-capped peaks of 'Blood & Oil' get panned by North Dakotans


North Dakotans, so annoyed that ABC's oilfield soap opera "Blood & Oil" features sweeping vistas of mountains that don't exist in their state, made a drinking game out of the geological farce during the...
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The Real Estate Crisis in North Dakota's Man Camps


Chain saws and staple guns echo across a $40 million residential complex under construction in Williston, North Dakota, a few miles from almost-empty camps once filled with oil workers...
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Oil industry workers seek unemployment benefits

(Bismarck Tribune)

As Halliburton officials confirmed laying off workers at its Williston offices earlier this month, many in the industry are anticipating more layoffs to come as the price of oil and the state drilling rig count...
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