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February 27, 2014
MN could face ‘massive scale’ oil disaster loss
February 27, 2014 - 8:27pm
February 14, 2014
Crew works to regain control of North Dakota oil well
February 14, 2014 - 9:47pm
February 12, 2014
Oil transportation fee sought for safety programs
February 12, 2014 - 9:53pm
October 18, 2013
Tour to examine North Dakota pipeline damage
October 18, 2013 - 9:42pm
October 14, 2013
Lawmakers question N.D. oil spill notification
October 14, 2013 - 11:13pm
July 17, 2013
More than a hundred protesters, including some wearing masks to show toxic dangers they see in some types of oil production, stood in protest Wednesday, July 17, 2013, when the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission would not accept their testimony about a change sought by the owner of a northern Minnesota oil pipeline. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
State approves pipeline change over protests
July 17, 2013 - 11:45pm
August 23, 2012
Oil well fire burns two men
August 23, 2012 - 9:28pm
April 20, 2012
Sen. Amy Klobuchar
Klobuchar takes tour of oil patch, says Minnesota also reaping benefits of boom
April 20, 2012 - 9:53pm
August 29, 2010
FWS Wildlife Biologist Scott Ralston holds a laughing gull captured during part of the bird rescue on the Gulf Coast.
Fighting the spill
August 29, 2010 - 9:02pm
July 21, 2010
In this image taken from video provided by BP PLC at 15:47 p.m. CDT, a remotely operated vehicle maneuvers around the containment stack at the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico Monday, July 19, 2010. Oil and gas are leaking from the cap on BP's ruptured oil well, but federal officials intend to leave the cork in place for now. Retired Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen says Monday afternoon that the leaks are so far not a major concern. (AP Photo/BP PLC)
As others see it: Oil flow stoppage is just first step
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Brief: Deadline nears for oil portrait workshop
June 23, 2010 - 8:49pm
June 1, 2010
Column: Obama's empathy
June 1, 2010 - 11:20am
January 13, 2009
Letter: Windfall tax suggested for oil companies
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Letter: To drill or not to drill?
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Letter: China oil drilling 'urban legend'
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am