by Emily Atkin Oct 21, 2014
One year later, environmentalists say North Dakota's oil spill reporting process has improved, but more needs to be done to prevent spills from happening in the first place.
by Katie Valentine Sep 24, 2014
This despite several studies finding that the North Dakota Bakken shale oil is more flammable and contains volatile gases.
by Tom Kenworthy Aug 26, 2014
The delays are hitting farmers in the pocketbook, and hard.
by Kiley Kroh Aug 12, 2014
Hit with a record $1.5 million fine in 2012, "the now-dissolved company is under federal investigation, the penalty is unpaid and the affected site is still contaminated."
by Katie Valentine Jun 26, 2014
The state's governor wants to build more pipelines in order to reduce flaring and get more oil and gas to market.
by Zack Ford Jun 18, 2014
North Dakota's only Congressman isn't sure LGBT people actually experience discrimination.
by Katie Valentine May 13, 2014
Because the well is under confidential status, the size of the spill isn't being released.
by Emily Atkin May 13, 2014
The figure represents an 18 percent increase in the number of spills since 2012, despite a decrease in the number of rigs.
by Jeff Spross May 9, 2014
According to the National Climate Assessment, climate change threatens the Great Plains with drought, water scarcity, and major hits to its agricultural industry.
by Andrew Breiner Apr 17, 2014
Less than a year after Lac-Mégantic, it's largely luck that has prevented another deadly disaster.