ICTMN Staff
5/2/14
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...
Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica
4/18/14
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...
ICTMN Staff
3/12/14
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...
Mary Annette Pember
1/27/14
The human devastation wrought by the economic energy boom in the Great Plains region may get worse for Native women...
ICTMN Staff
1/3/14
As federal officials began investigating the safety of moving crude oil by rail in the wake of a massive explosion in North Dakota that engulfed a dozen train cars, the Quinault In...
ICTMN Staff
12/30/13
A train full of Bakken crude was hit by a derailed grain train in eastern North Dakota and exploded into flames this afternoon, though authorities said no one was killed or injured...
ICTMN Staff
10/10/13
Gawker, the edgy news site based in New York City, has discovered the Bakken oil fields of North Dakota...
Mary Annette Pember
8/28/13
Traditionally, membership in the Dakota women’s Brave Heart Society required a formidable spirit...
ICTMN Staff
7/29/13
As hundreds attended a memorial service in Lac-Megantic on Saturday July 27 for the 47 people killed in the train explosion that flattened the center of the 6,000-population town, ...
Tanya Lee
7/19/13
From funding cuts precipitated by the federal sequester to changes in the rules for Pell grant recipients, tribal colleges face many challenges, but one of the most serious for col...

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