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From Briny Wastewater to Fracked Oil: Bakken Saturated With Spills, NYT Finds
It’s no secret that parts of North Dakota are plagued with spills of both briny wastewater and fracked oil from the notorious Bakken shale formation...
Bakken Gas Flares Away, as Nationwide Propane Shortage Kills With Hypothermia
Flaring: The Eye of Sauron “Every single day more than 100 million cubic feet of natural gas is flared away,” Ft...
‘Unspeakable Poverty of Loss': Intergenerational Trauma and the Bakken Oil Fields
I wanted to write a story about strength and resilience...
North Dakota Briny Wastewater Spill Questions Still Unanswered a Month Later
More than a month after a million gallons of briny wastewater leaked from an underground pipeline on the Fort Berthold Reservation in North Dakota, a tribal environmental official ...
Seattle Oil-Train Derailment Hits Close to Home for Quinault
Spills. Explosions. Deaths. Injuries...
Explosive Blaze in Williston, North Dakota in Industrial Fire
Fireballs, explosions and thick black smoke blanketed parts of Williston, South Dakota as an oil supply company in the industrial part of town burst into flames late Tuesday...
Crime & Drug Trafficking Threatening to Overwhelm the Bakken
North Dakota and Montana's oil patch was singled out in the 2014 National Drug Control Strategy report for having “overwhelmed state, local and tribal law enforcement agencies work...
Lynchburg Oil Train Explosion Refuels Rail-Terminal Opposition in Northwest
As yet another train carrying Bakken crude exploded, this one outside Lynchburg, Virginia, the Quinault Indian Nation in the Northwest sounded the alarm once again amid hearings on...
Land Grab Cheats North Dakota Tribes Out of $1 Billion, Suits Allege
Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica
Native Americans on an oil-rich North Dakota reservation have been cheated out of more than $1 billion by schemes to buy drilling rights for lowball prices, a flurry of recent laws...
BBC News Depicts Sordid, Horrifying Life in Bakken Oil Fields
It has been likened to a Mars mining colony, pilloried for its high rents and flagged as a danger to women. The term boomtown is likely to evoke images of prosperity...
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