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An explosion and fire rocked the Husky Energy refinery and Superior just before 10 a.m. Thursday, April 26, shaking buildings up to a mile away. Photo by Mark Androsky.
UPDATE: 20 injured after oil refinery explosion near Duluth
35 min 21 sec ago
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
17 hours 49 min ago
April 23, 2018
Map of line 3 project (Enbridge graphic)
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
April 23, 2018 - 6:49pm
Members of the North Dakota Industrial Commission, from left, Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring, Gov. Doug Burgum and Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem listen to testimony at a meeting Tuesday, April 17, at the state Capitol in Bismarck. (Mike Mccleary, Bismarck Tribune)
ND Industrial Commission falls 8 months behind on meeting minutes
April 23, 2018 - 9:00am
April 20, 2018
President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Naval Air Station Key West, in Key West, Fla., April 19, 2018. Earlier, Trump visited the Joint Interagency Task Force South, a federal narcotics interdiction operation based here. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump blasts OPEC, accusing the oil cartel of 'artificially' raising prices
April 20, 2018 - 10:06am
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 14, 2018
This is a still image from video that photographer Sara Lafleur-Vetter shot for The Guardian of London, showing police officers arresting protesters at a demonstration against the Dakota Access Pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation on Oct. 22, 2016. Lafleur-Vetter later was herself arrested. Special to The Forum
More than a year later, some journalists arrested at DAPL protests still await trial
April 14, 2018 - 6:00am
April 13, 2018
Natural gas is flared Thursday, April 12, at an oil well site north of Ross, N.D. (Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune)
Regulators to consider revising natural gas flaring policy
April 13, 2018 - 7:42pm
April 11, 2018
Farmers are concerned President Trump will make changes to the U.S. ethanol mandate, known as the Renewable Fuel Standard. The RFS requires oil refiners to blend ethanol, mostly made from corn, and biodiesel, derived from soybeans, with petroleum. Nick Wagner / The Forum
Trump ethanol moves could be worse for farmers than soy tariffs
April 11, 2018 - 3:57pm
April 9, 2018
Keystone oil spill in November twice as large as initially reported
April 9, 2018 - 5:15pm
April 4, 2018
Teresia McGinnis , a representative from XTO Energy, answers questions from Bruce Hicks, assistant director of the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division, during a public hearing on Wednesday, April 4, in Bismarck for a proposed oil drilling unit near Lake Sakakawea. (Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune)
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
April 4, 2018 - 7:14pm
April 3, 2018
A ruptured pipeline caused when a hillside slumped spilled 12,600 barrels of oil into a creek in Billings County near Belfield, N.D., in December 2016. Special to The Forum / North Dakota Department of Health
80 percent of ND oil spills wouldn't have been reported under new law
April 3, 2018 - 8:56pm
March 29, 2018
Increased capacity proposed for natural gas pipeline in ND
March 29, 2018 - 6:08pm
March 27, 2018
Terry Pilling, left, chair of engineering science at the University of Mary, speaks with, from left, Ron Day and Rick Hastings, both of the Andeavor Refinery in Mandan and Ron Ness of the North Dakota Petroleum Council on Tuesday after a $500,000 grant from Andeavor to the new School of Engineering at U-Mary. The grant money will be utilized for a new control systems laboratory at the engineering school. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Oil company awards $500,000 grant to University of Mary for new School of Engineering
March 27, 2018 - 5:32pm
A chemist tests an oil sample on the Casablanca oil platform, operated by Repsol, in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Tarragona, Spain, on June 28, 2016. Angel Navarrete/Bloomberg
Oil industry's pervasive female pay gap even worse among explorers
March 27, 2018 - 9:20am
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