Sunday Nov 10
ND panel deciding oilfield protection sites
A divided North Dakota Industrial Commission will soon decide whether to designate special places subject to development restrictions that would protect them from oil drilling or other development.
Interior chief Sally Jewell says Obama will go around Congress on national monuments [land grab]
Department of Interior Secretary Sally Jewell vowed that President Obama would use executive authority to create more national monuments to protect lands if Congress doesn't pass legislation to do so.
Federal workers back on the job throughout ND
Federal workers are back on the job throughout North Dakota after the end of the 16-day partial shutdown of the federal government.
Big game taking a hit on North Dakota roadways
Grassy Butte, ND Busy highways in North Dakota's oil patch have been racking up a lot of crashes and the heavy traffic is also taking a toll on wildlife.
Theodore Roosevelt NP closure threatens tourism
Officials say the temporary closure of Theodore Roosevelt National Park in western North Dakota because of the federal government shutdown leaves a hole in the area's tourist attractions.