Local News


Q4 2016

Video: #NoDAPL Tribal Leader Says "That Pipeline Had Every Right to Go Through"
      Posted on 12/7/16 by Rob Port, Say Anything Blog

Environmental fears over DAPL overblown
      Posted on 12/6/16 by Patrick Michaels, The Hill

A false victory at Standing Rock
      Posted on 12/6/16 by Editorial Board, The Washington Post

What the Dakota Access Pipeline Is Really About
      Posted on 12/6/16 by North Dakota Congressman Kevin Cramer, Wall Street Journal

Obama Isn't Just Attacking the Dakota Access Pipeline, He’s Attacking the Rule of Law
      Posted on 12/5/16 by Sean Hackbarth, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Finish Dakota Access Pipeline: Our view
      Posted 12/5/16 by Editorial Board, USA Today

Bismarck-Mandan Chamber president: Why North Dakota needs the Dakota Access Pipeline
      posted on 10/31/16 by Scott Meske

Andy Peterson: Instead of #NoDAPL, How About #YesDAPL?
      posted on 10/28/2016 by Andy Peterson, SayAnythingBlog

Dakota Access pipeline construction making economic impact
      posted on 10/22/2016 by Nick Hytrek, Sioux City Journal

Q3 2016

Dakota Access Followed the Permitting Rules
      posted on 9/22/2016 by William T. Shughart, The Wall Street Journal

Workers reap cash bonanza from Dakota Access pipeline
      posted on 9/17/2016 by Kevin Hardy, The Des Moines Register

Few complaints on Illinois' end of $3.8 billion pipeline project
      posted on 9/14/2016 by David Blanchette, The State Journal Register

Dakota Access CEO: Company committed to finishing project
      posted on 9/14/2016 by James MacPherson, The Associated Press

Dakota Access Pipeline Official Vows to Move Forward
      posted on 9/13/2016 By Kris Maher, The Wall Street Journal

Bakken pipeline clears final regulatory hurdle in Iowa
      posted on 7/26/2016 by William Petroski, The Des Moines Register

Corps approves final Bakken pipeline permits
      posted on 7/26/2016 by Mitchell Schmidt, The Gazette

Q1 2016

PSC issues permit for Dakota Access Pipeline
      posted on 1/20/2016 by Nick Smith, The Bismarck Tribune

Q4 2015

Illinois becomes second state to approve Bakken pipeline
      posted on 12/16/2015 by B.A. Morelli, The Quad City Times

State approves Dakota Access pipeline
      posted on 11/30/2015 by John Hult, The Argus Leader

Q3 2015

Letter: Dakota Access Pipeline Will Bring Benefits
      posted on 8/10/2015 by Charlie Hoffman, Aberdeen News

Dakota Access Pipeline is in our best interests
      posted on 8/10/2015 by Chad Carter, The Des Moines Register

Pipeline Would Benefit Iowans Directly
      posted on 8/4/2015 by Jason Copple, Ottumwa Courier

New pipeline essential to unloading rail backlog
      posted on 7/28/2015 by American Farm Bureau Federation, Tri-State Livestock News

Former Farm Bureau Leader Backs Bakken Pipeline
      posted on 7/22/2015 by Staff, Radio Iowa

Local Support For Bakken Pipeline
      posted on 7/27/2015 by Staff, 1380 KCIM-AM

Rail Capacity Could Be Freed For Agriculture With Support
      posted on 7/20/2015 by Ryan Wanzek and Levi Taylor, Ag Week

Opinion: Dakota Access Pipeline Would Beneficial
      posted on 7/13/2015 by Ed Wiederstein, Cedar Rapids Gazette

Dakota Access Delivers Confidence
      posted on 6/15/2015 by Arch Beal, Argus Leader

Q2 2015

Improve U.S. Energy Independence By Allowing Pipeline
      posted on 5/18/2015 by Jason Parrott, Argus Leader

Q1 2015

Dakota Access Pipeline: Economics
      posted on 3/14/2015 by Michael Napier, Argus Leader

Local Agronomists To Help Land Owners
      posted on 3/12/2015 by Tad Wesley, Hancock County Journal-Pilot

Oil Pipeline Can Be Made Safe
      posted on 3/12/2015 by Aaron DeJoia, Tri-State Neighbor

Editorial: Pipelines Necessary In Oil Addicted World
      posted on 1/23/2015 by Argus Leader Editorial Staff, Argus Leader

Appreciation For Pipeline Team
      posted on 1/30/2015 by Jared Heupel, Argus Leader

Base Pipeline Support On Facts
      posted on 1/12/2015 by Phil Staudt, Ames Tribune

Q4 2014

The Pipeline Is A Privilege
      posted on 12/18/2014 by Aaron Rediske, Storm Lake Pilot Tribune

Pipeline project offers opportunities, controversy
      posted on 12/14/14 by Staff, Fort Dodge Messenger

Some must forfeit land for utilities
      posted on 12/7/14, Editorial, The Des Moines Register

IUB continues oil pipeline town halls with stop in Newton
      posted on 12/5/2014 by Mike Mendenhall, Newton Daily News

Some northwest Iowa farmers see positives in proposed oil pipeline
      posted on 12/3/2014 by Staff, Radio Iowa

Iowa Utilities Board, Energy Transfer Partners Tell About Pipeline Process
      posted on 12/3/2014 by Staff, KIWA Radio

Pipeline decision process should proceed
      posted on 11/23/2014, Editorial, Sioux City Journal

Dayton: Pipelines part of solution to rail backlog
      posted on 11/18/14, Associated Press

Growing Our Infrastructure Will Grow Iowa
      posted on 11/14/2014 by Ken Sagar and Bill Gerhard, The Des Moines Register

Study: Pipeline To Deliver Big Economic Punch In Iowa, S.D.
      posted on 11/14/2014 by Dave Dreeszen, Sioux City Journal