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Health Dept. won’t call more meetings on radioactive oilfield waste

December 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Health has no plans to oblige the Dakota Resource Council’s request Monday to schedule six additional public meetings across the state to take input on proposed rules that would allow for the disposal of …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Activists call for probe into state’s oil industry regulation, waste handling

November 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Environmental activists called Friday for a state investigation into what they say is North Dakota’s failure to enforce state rules and regulations for the oil industry as identified in a New York Times report last weekend.

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Activists call for probe into state’s oil industry regulation, waste handling

November 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Environmental activists called Friday for a state investigation into what they say is North Dakota’s failure to enforce state rules and regulations for the oil industry as identified in a New York Times report last weekend.

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Environmental groups want access to waste draft study

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Two environmental groups have called for the immediate release of a draft study on the safety and handling of North Dakota’s radioactive oilfield waste that has been found dumped illegally in remote areas.
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Oil boom documentary released

December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK –  A Bismarck production company has released a documentary film chronicling the lives of North Dakota residents living with the changes the oil boom has brought.

“This is Our Country: Living With the Wild West Oil Boom” was comm…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oil boom documentary released

December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK –  A Bismarck production company has released a documentary film chronicling the lives of North Dakota residents living with the changes the oil boom has brought.

“This is Our Country: Living With the Wild West Oil Boom” was comm…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oil spill expert to headline DRC meeting Saturday

October 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Wilma Subra uses information to empower communities negatively affected by oil and gas development. Some people don’t like that. Continue Reading

Judge: Public Service Commission did not violate federal law

September 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A federal judge says a North Dakota conservation group failed to prove that state Public Service Commission policy changes on the coal industry were in violation of federal law or caused any harm. Continue Reading

ND coal mine campaign donations case in fed court

August 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK An attorney for two groups opposed to a planned coal mine in southwestern North Dakota asked a federal judge to strip the state’s responsibilities for regulating coal mining. Continue Reading

In lawsuit, feds argue coal industry can legally give to regulators’ campaigns

May 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Federal lawyers concede that thousands of dollars of campaign donations from coal-mining interests to members of the North Dakota Public Service Commission “risk creating an appearance of impropriety.” Continue Reading