north dakota http://kbia.org en Northern states enjoy an oil boom with free Missouri River water [video] http://kbia.org/post/northern-states-enjoy-oil-boom-free-missouri-river-water-video <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In North Dakota’s arid badlands, huge tanker trucks rumble along the hundreds of new dirt roads that web the mottled landscape. They roll over slotted metal grates that keep cows from wandering onto drilling pads. A metal sign pockmarked with bullet holes reads, “Little Missouri National Grassland: Land of Many Uses.”</span></p><p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 12:30:00 +0000 Brendan Gibbons 38136 at http://kbia.org Northern states enjoy an oil boom with free Missouri River water [video]