Pipeline Company Asked To Explain Ranch Purchase North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem is asking the developer of the four-state Dakota Access oil pipeline to explain its purchase of a ranch where a protest turned violent earlier this month.
North Dakota Among 9 States Considering Legalizing MarijuanaFrom California, with its counterculture heritage, to the fishing ports and mill towns of Maine, millions of Americans in nine states have a chance to vote Nov. 8 on expanding legal access to marijuana. Collectively, the ballot measures amount to the closest the U.S. has come to a national referendum on the drug.
St. Cloud Mall Suspect's Brother Denied Release From N.D. Jail For FuneralThe brother of a man accused of attacking 10 people at a central Minnesota mall before being killed by an off-duty police officer won't be released from a North Dakota jail to attend the funeral.
City, Schools Created From Thousands Protesting Oil Pipeline In N.D.Tribal flags, horses, tents, hand-built shelters and teepees dominate one of the biggest, newest communities in North Dakota, built in a valley on federal land near the confluence of the Missouri and Cannonball rivers.
Dayton Warns Feds Not To Presume MN Will Back N.D. Flood ProjectMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is warning federal officials not to presume his state will approve a permit for the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project.
Minnesotans March In Opposition To Dakota PipelineMinnesotans are voicing their opposition to an oil pipeline now under construction in North Dakota.
Co. Building Controversial Pipeline Reiterates Vow To ContinueThe company behind a controversial, 1,100-mile oil pipeline says it's committed to pushing the project forward.
Gas Prices On The Rise In North Dakota Gasoline prices in North Dakota have increased during the past week, averaging $2.26 a gallon. GasBuddy.com says average prices Sunday were about 10 cents higher compared to last month, but still more than 19 cents per gallon lower than during the same period a year ago.
The Latest In The Dakota Access Pipeline CaseA federal judge in Washington on Friday denied an attempt by the Standing Rock Sioux tribe to halt construction of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline that passes near its reservation in North Dakota.
Federal Government Suspends Work On Part Of Dakota PipelineThe government's order came minutes after a judge rejected a request by the Standing Rock Sioux to halt construction of the $3.8 billion, four-state pipeline.
Key Ruling Expected Friday In Dakota Access Pipeline CaseA federal judge is set to deliver a key ruling on the four-state Dakota Access pipeline that has drawn thousands of protesters to a construction site in North Dakota in recent weeks.
Green Party Candidate Charged In Dakota Graffiti Pipeline ProtestAuthorities say they will charge Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein, who is accused of spray-painting construction equipment during a protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota.