Friday, December 3, 2021

All posts tagged "Standing Rock"

  • No immediate ruling made on Dakota Access pipeline work

    WASHINGTON — A federal judge said Tuesday that he’ll decide within a week whether to temporarily halt construction of the final section of the Dakota Access pipeline over claims that it violates the religious rights of two...

    • Posted February 28, 2017
  • North Dakota Pipeline Protesters Vow to Stay Despite Victory

    CANNON BALL, N.D. — Protesters celebrated a major victory in their push to reroute the Dakota Access oil pipeline away from a tribal water source but pledged to remain camped on federal land in North Dakota anyway,...

    • Posted December 5, 2016
  • Memo: Trump Backs Pipeline Based on Policy, Not Investments

    WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump supports completion of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline in the Midwest, based on policy and not the billionaire businessman’s investments in a partnership building the $3.8 billion pipeline, according to an...

    • Posted December 2, 2016
  • Next Test for Pipeline Protesters: The North Dakota Winter

    CANNON BALL, N.D. — So far, the hundreds of protesters fighting the Dakota Access pipeline have shrugged off the heavy snow, icy winds and frigid temperatures that have swirled around their large encampment on the North Dakota...

    • Posted December 2, 2016
  • Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters Told to Leave By Dec. 5

    BISMARCK, N.D. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has set an early December deadline for American Indians and others to leave an encampment in North Dakota where they’ve been entrenched for months protesting the Dakota Access...

    • Posted November 28, 2016
  • Dakota Access Oil Pipeline Developer Won’t Consider Reroute

    DALLAS — The head of the company building the Dakota Access oil pipeline said Friday that it won’t be rerouted but that he’d like to meet with the head of an American Indian tribe to try to...

    • Posted November 18, 2016
  • US Cancels Energy Leases in Sacred Area

    BILLINGS, Mont. — U.S. officials are canceling 15 oil and gas leases in an area bordering Glacier National Park that’s considered sacred to the Blackfoot tribes of the U.S. and Canada, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said Wednesday....

    • Posted November 16, 2016
  • Pipeline Company Seeks Court Permission to Proceed with Plan

    CANNON BALL, N.D. — The company building the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline is urging a federal court to speed up approval of its plan to lay pipe under a Missouri River reservoir, arguing Tuesday that further...

    • Posted November 15, 2016