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December 2, 2017
Sarah Gulenchyn worked in the North Dakota Oil Patch on a crew that surveyed and inspected pipelines. She filed a complaint alleging discrimination by a colleague who she says used racial slurs and harassed her. She claims she was fired after reporting the misconduct. Photo special to Forum News Service
Woman alleges job harassment, retaliation in ND oil patch
December 2, 2017 - 8:51pm
December 1, 2017
A five acre piece of farmland north of Golden Valley, N.D., owned by John and Leona Flemmer, listen to Lonnie Jacobson, middle, is the site for the North Dakota Carbon Storage Assurance and Facility Enterprise carbon capture research project site in coal country. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Study aims to determine feasibility of underground carbon dioxide storage
December 1, 2017 - 6:01pm
October 5, 2017
Oil Patch Fatal Crash
October 5, 2017 - 8:33am
September 19, 2017
The newly constructed Williston (N.D.) High School. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
Not going away: Red River Valley companies still have stake in Bakken
September 19, 2017 - 7:00pm
September 18, 2017
The Rough Rider Center in Watford City, N.D. Joshua Komer / Forum News Serviceplay button
The boom's bill: After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
September 18, 2017 - 6:00am
Gov. Doug Burgum leads a meeting of the North Dakota Industrial Commission, which regulates the oil and gas industry, at the state Capitol on Tuesday, July 18, in Bismarck. Earlier Tuesday at the Bakken conference at the Event Center, Burgum issued challenges to the oil industry, including striving for zero spills and reaching 2 million barrels per day. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Burgum challenges oil industry to eliminate spills, increase production
July 18, 2017 - 8:35pm
June 22, 2017
Outside the North Dakota Supreme Court chambers. John Hageman / Forum News Service
Oilfield company fights illegal dumping fine at ND Supreme Court
June 22, 2017 - 5:30pm
May 17, 2017
Rob Lindberg, director of Bakken Backers, a coalition formed about five years ago and comprised of businesses, leaders, workers and citizens who support North Dakota's oil and gas industry. Photo from Minot Daily News
Oil Patch making a comeback, Bakken Backers say
May 17, 2017 - 8:52am
April 1, 2017
The entry sign to the Van Hook Recreation site gives a quick look at the services available at the most popular boat ramp access points anywhere on Lake Sakakawea. The site is managed by the Mountrail County Park Board, under lease from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
Van Hook braces for drilling
April 1, 2017 - 4:24pm
January 6, 2017
Joseph Kostelecky, shown here in May 2012, is accused of falsely inflating company revenues by tens of millions of dollars and has been indicted on felony fraud charges. LAUREN DONOVAN/BISMARCK TRIBUNE
Former oilfield exec indicted on wire fraud charges
January 6, 2017 - 4:37pm
October 1, 2016
Killdeer oilfield waste facility must close, clean up site
October 1, 2016 - 6:20am
July 3, 2016
Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
July 3, 2016 - 11:43am
January 20, 2016
FILE PHOTO: An oil well pump jack is seen at an oil field supply yard near Denver, Colorado February 2, 2015. REUTERS/Rick Wilkingplay button
North Dakota regulators approve route for massive oil pipeline from Bakken
January 20, 2016 - 11:41pm
January 17, 2016
Whispers and Heartbreakers strip clubs in Williston, N.D., pictured in October 2014, would not be allowed to offer adult entertainment downtown under proposed city ordinances. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
'First the man camps, and now this': Patrons, employees disappointed by Williston's move to close strip club
January 17, 2016 - 12:37pm
August 5, 2015
Man Threatens Party in Watford City
August 5, 2015 - 4:10pm