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June 16, 2017
An aerial view of the Lake Audubon embankment, which separates lake Sakawea, to the west, and Lake Audubon. Lake Audubon is the preferred source of water for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project, which would divert Missouri River water to the Red River Valley in times of prolonged drought. Photo special to The Forum.
Reservoir embankment's potential to collapse poses new hurdle for Red River Valley Water Supply Project
June 16, 2017 - 8:15pm
May 30, 2017
Family of missing man finds body along Missouri River
May 30, 2017 - 8:27pm
May 12, 2017
A North Dakota Game and Fish boat. Submitted photo
Authorities look for boater who may have drowned on Missouri River in ND
May 12, 2017 - 2:51pm
April 19, 2017
An oil well is pictured along the shoreline of Lake Sakakawea in Williams County, N.D., on Wednesday, April 11, 2017. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
Legislature approves Lake Sakakawea mineral bill
April 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
April 6, 2017
A drilling rig is pictured near Lake Sakakawea near New Town, N.D., on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. Some fear that uncertainty about who owns the minerals under the lake will deter oil development in the area. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
House approves Missouri River mineral leasing bill estimated to cost $187 million
April 6, 2017 - 9:10pm
March 11, 2017
John Bluemle, of Bismarck, surveys the erosion along the Missouri River at Double Ditch on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Bluemle is a former North Dakota state geologist. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Double Ditch funding faces erosion
March 11, 2017 - 7:56pm
February 23, 2017
With higher than normal temperatures, the ice covering the Missouri River west of Platte, S.D., is beginning to breakup. Some officials worry about raising water levels with the water coming down from the north. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
No flooding expected for mighty Missouri River
February 23, 2017 - 5:12pm
January 14, 2017
A drilling rig is pictured near Lake Sakakawea near New Town, N.D., on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. Some fear that uncertainty about who owns the minerals under the lake will deter oil development in the area. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
Bill seeks to resolve uncertainty over mineral ownership
January 14, 2017 - 2:32pm
December 26, 2016
Water officials are exploring using part of the McClusky Canal to deliver Missouri River water to central and eastern North Dakota.  Photo courtesy of Garrison Diversion Conservancy District
$1 billion ND water supply pipeline aims to begin filing permits in 2017
December 26, 2016 - 3:51pm
December 18, 2016
Dave Archambault II, chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe, waits to give his speech against the Energy Transfer Partners' Dakota Access Pipeline during the Human Rights Council at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, on Sept. 20. Denis Balibouse / Reuters
Standing Rock's 'Little Dave' leads fight against Big Oil
December 18, 2016 - 11:26am
December 3, 2016
A woman cries during the sunrise in Oceti Sakowin camp as "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S. December 3, 2016. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith
How will it end? Experts weigh in on possible outcomes of Dakota Access Pipeline protest
December 3, 2016 - 3:11pm
October 5, 2016
Protesters demonstrate against the Energy Transfer Partners' Dakota Access oil pipeline near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation, in Los Angeles, on September 13, 2016. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File photo
Federal appeals court hears arguments over Dakota Access pipeline
October 5, 2016 - 1:50pm
September 12, 2016
Volunteers' daily work sustains life at pipeline protest camp
September 12, 2016 - 10:46pm
September 8, 2016
Gov. Jack Dalrymple gives a speech about the continuing investment of unmanned aircrafts at the Grand Forks County Building in Grand Forks, ND on July 6, 2015. Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald
McFeely: Go to the camp, Gov. Dalrymple, and talk
September 8, 2016 - 5:43pm
July 26, 2016
Christopher Mann (Submitted photo)
Man's remains found six years later in Missouri River
July 26, 2016 - 8:41pm