DALLAS — The companies building the Dakota Access Pipeline said they remain committed to completing the project and expect to do so without rerouting the pipeline despite a decision from the federal government that denies the Lake Oahe easement.
A bill being heard Friday by a legislative committee would allow people with concealed weapons permits to bring guns to North Dakota college campuses. About 65 students have joined a group called the University of North Dakota Students for Concealed Carry on Campus in support of House Bill 1348, said the group's president, Greg Plautz. "Students, faculty and visitors to the UND campus would no longer have to forego their means of self-protection before arriving on campus grounds," states the group's position on the bill. The bill would allow people licensed to carry firearms to bring guns t