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October 17, 2016
$100,000 reward offered after pipeline construction equipment set on fire in Iowa
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — The company and contractor for a 1,172-mile pipeline that’s been the subject of protests in North Dakota and Iowa have issued a $100,000 reward for damage to construction equipment. In a news release Monday, Oct. 17, Dakota Access LLC said intentional burning...
October 17, 2016 - 4:46pm
October 11, 2016
Pipeline company says it will promptly resume work near Lake Oahe, wants feds help with protests
BISMARCK – Going against the wishes of three federal agencies, the company building the Dakota Access Pipeline said Tuesday, Oct. 11, it plans to promptly resume construction near Lake Oahe and hopes the feds will assist local authorities dealing with protests of the four-state...
October 11, 2016 - 4:41pm
October 10, 2016
Trump defections stop after debate
ST. PAUL -- Presidential candidate Donald Trump's comments containing crude comments about women convinced many Minnesota Republicans to denounce him during the weekend, but his Sunday night, Oct. 9, debate performance apparently was good enough to stop the defections, at least for...
October 10, 2016 - 8:45pm
Actress Woodley among dozens arrested at Dakota Access protests
ST. ANTHONY, N.D. – A Hollywood actress was among more than two dozen people arrested Monday, Oct. 10, while protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline project in Morton County. Actress Shailene Woodley, star of the movie "Divergent," was arrested at 12:05 p.m. on suspicion of criminal...
October 10, 2016 - 4:13pm
October 6, 2016
Dakota Access Pipeline now 87 percent complete in N.D.
BISMARCK, N.D. – Despite delays caused by protesters, the North Dakota leg of the four-state Dakota Access Pipeline was 87 percent complete at the end of September, up from 68 percent in August, according to the monthly construction report filed with the state Public Service Commission...
October 6, 2016 - 8:46pm
October 5, 2016
School locked down as authorities block road to prevent protesters from going through town to reach pipeline worksite
BISMARCK, N.D. – An elementary school went on lockdown Wednesday as authorities temporarily blocked the main road into St. Anthony to prevent Dakota Access Pipeline protesters from passing through the small town to get to pipeline construction sites. An estimated 100 to 150 pipeline...
October 5, 2016 - 9:08pm
September 28, 2016
Health Dept. spokeswoman resigns over ‘rather inappropriate’ tweets posted during presidential debate
BISMARCK, N.D. – The North Dakota Department of Health’s top spokeswoman has resigned over comments she inadvertently posted from the department’s official Twitter account during Monday’s first U.S. presidential debate, calling it a “dreadful mistake.” “It’s inconvenienced...
September 28, 2016 - 9:03pm
September 26, 2016
'Your voices are important,' 15-year-old speaker says to open tribal conference
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration will soon ask federal agencies to require that Native American treaty rights be considered in decision-making on natural resource projects, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said on Monday, Sept. 26, hoping to avoid future conflicts with tribes...
September 26, 2016 - 3:46pm
September 25, 2016
Dakota Access Pipeline brings high stakes, high profile to North Dakota
CANNON BALL, N.D. — Controversy over what would be the Bakken’s largest oil pipeline has put North Dakota in the international spotlight. Opposition to the Dakota Access Pipeline has prompted the largest gathering of Native Americans in decades while also attracting attention...
September 25, 2016 - 9:20pm
September 23, 2016
Dakota Access buys land near encampment where tribe claims sacred sites disturbed
BISMARCK – The company building the Dakota Access Pipeline has purchased 20 parcels of land totaling more than 7,000 acres north of where protesters of the four-state oil pipeline are encamped on federally owned land and where the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe claims sacred sites were...
September 23, 2016 - 9:14pm
September 22, 2016
Soccer seen as way to help engage Somali youths
FARGO – When Abdi Jama started coaching youth soccer at Jefferson West Park, he would show up three days a week to supervise drills and scrimmages. But the kids, largely from families new to America, told him that on off days, “We’re bored. We can’t do nothing at home.”...
September 22, 2016 - 9:45pm
White House seeks improved tribal relations as pipeline fight lingers
WASHINGTON -- The leaders of hundreds of Native American tribes will meet with President Barack Obama at his eighth and final Tribal Nations Conference at the White House next week, while thousands of activists are encamped on the North Dakota prairie protesting a $3.7 billion oil...
September 22, 2016 - 8:22pm
Native American tribes bring Dakota pipeline fight to Congress
WASHINGTON — Native American tribes took their fight to Washington on Thursday, Sept. 22, to stop development of a $3.7 billion oil pipeline, as Democrats in the U.S. Congress urged the federal government to scrap construction permits and reconsider the project. Representative Raul...
September 22, 2016 - 8:21pm
September 21, 2016
Panel votes to borrow $6M from state-owned bank to deal with pipeline protests
BISMARCK – A panel chaired by Gov. Jack Dalrymple voted Wednesday, Sept. 21, to borrow up to $6 million from the state-owned Bank of North Dakota to support policing efforts related to the Dakota Access Pipeline protests, but not before members blasted the federal government for...
September 21, 2016 - 8:58pm
Pipeline opponents interrupt oil industry meeting to make case
MINOT, N.D. – A handful of Dakota Access Pipeline opponents took over the stage Wednesday, Sept. 21, as North Dakota’s top oil regulator spoke to an oil industry group’s annual meeting. The elders of the Oglala Lakota Nation referred to the pipeline as the “black snake”...
September 21, 2016 - 8:49pm