Obama ignores beleaguered locals, harassed, threatened by DAPL protesters

“The federal government’s response to the events in our community has been appalling, and it is abundantly clear they have no interest in helping the citizens of North Dakota. Frankly, our federal leaders should be ashamed of their lack of response to a dangerous crisis currently in progress on their own soil. Each day this lack of response continues only […]

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An authentic protest or ‘Occupy Dakota Access Pipeline?’

Complaints grow over whites turning Dakota Access protest into hippie festival Tension is brewing within the Dakota Access protest as complaints grow about outside activists trashing the camps, mooching off donations, and treating the anti-pipeline demonstration like a Burning Man-style festival for hippies. “Need to get something off my chest that I witnessed and found very disturbing in my brief […]

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Local sheriff struggles to enforce law at site of Dakota pipeline protests

His department’s job of policing the protesters — the vast majority who’ve been camping on federal land that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it will close in December for safety concerns — has cost the county more than $8 million, even with help from the state Highway Patrol and officers from various states. North Dakota Sheriff on pipeline […]

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Tribal Ranchers believe DAPL protesters responsible for spike in bison deaths

An enrolled tribal member, Mrs. Fischer and her husband, Ernie, are convinced that at least 13 of their bison have been butchered, barbecued and eaten by some of the hundreds of activists trespassing through the livestock pastures of Cannonball Ranch since the protests erupted in August. Reservation ranchers struggle to keep buffalo alive amid N.D. pipeline protests The anti-pipeline protesters […]

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