Oil Pipeline

Dreamstime
November 21, 2017 - 8:15 pm
BRITTON, S.D. (AP) — A TransCanada Corp. official says he believes an estimated 210,000-gallon oil leak discovered last week in South Dakota from the Keystone pipeline was a sudden and "immediate" event. The American News reports that Erik Tatarchuk, a TransCanada vice president, said at a Marshall...
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Dreamstime
November 20, 2017 - 7:43 pm
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. State Department is looking into whether Nebraska's approval of a modified route for the Keystone XL pipeline will affect the federal permit that pipeline developer TransCanada received in March. A State Department spokeswoman said Monday that the agency was aware of...
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Dreamstime
November 17, 2017 - 8:57 pm
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Operator TransCanada Corp. says the leak of oil from the Keystone pipeline is "controlled" and not a threat to public safety. The company says in a news release Friday that it has sent more than 75 people to the site of a spill in a rural area of South Dakota and crews were...
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Dreamstime
October 24, 2017 - 10:41 pm
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An American Indian activist and former U.S. congressional candidate in North Dakota accused of inciting a riot during protests against the Dakota Access pipeline says he'll seek to present a "necessity defense." That's justifying a crime by arguing it prevented a greater harm...
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