DAPL Could Be Operational In Less Than 2 WeeksOil could be flowing through the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline in less than two weeks, according to court documents filed by the developer just before police and soldiers started clearing a protest camp in North Dakota where pipeline opponents had gathered for the better part of a year.
Police Prepped For SWAT Scenario At DAPL Protest CampA SWAT vehicle is ready for use if it becomes necessary to use force to remove the remaining protesters from the now-closed Dakota Access pipeline protest camp on federal land in North Dakota, authorities said Thursday.
Most Dakota Access Pipeline Opponents Leave ND Protest CampMost of the Dakota Access pipeline opponents abandoned their protest camp Wednesday ahead of a government deadline to get off the federal land, and authorities moved to arrest some who defied the order in a final show of dissent.
North Dakota Senate Debating Medical Marijuana BillA Senate committee is holding hearing on rules written to oversee the state's voter-approved medical marijuana initiative.
As Flooding Threatens Area, DAPL Protesters Remain At CampsiteAs dawn breaks over an encampment that was once home to thousands of people protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline, a few hundred holdouts rise for another day of resistance.
North Dakota Pipeline Protest Spurs South Dakota LegislationGov. Dennis Daugaard's office is pursuing legislation to make it clear that the governor's emergency response powers apply to destructive protests.
Pipeline Exec: Protesters Engaging In 'Acts Of Terrorism'A top executive at the company building the controversial Dakota Access pipeline is comparing pipeline opponents to terrorists.
Dakota Pipeline Protest Camp Cleaning Up After FloodingFlooding and cleanup efforts are presenting safety concerns at a North Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp in North Dakota.
Judge Denies Request To Halt Dakota Access Pipeline WorkA federal judge in Washington, D.C., is hearing arguments on whether to stop work on the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline until a legal battle with American Indian tribes is resolved.
2 NDSU Students Killed In Northern Minnesota CrashTwo North Dakota State University students have died and a third is injured after a crash on a snowy and icy interstate in Minnesota.
Construction To Complete Dakota Access Pipeline UnderwayConstruction of the Dakota Access pipeline under a North Dakota reservoir has begun and the full pipeline should be operational within three months, the developer of the long-delayed project said Thursday, even as American Indian activists vowed to fight in the courts to protect their water supply.
Dakota Access Pipeline Co. To Resume ConstructionWith the green light from the federal government, the company building the Dakota Access oil pipeline said Wednesday it plans to resume work immediately to finish the long-stalled project.