Dakota Access pipeline

Wells Fargo Offers to End Seattle’s Banking Contract Now
SEATTLE (AP) — Wells Fargo is offering the city of Seattle the chance to break its banking contract immediately, before it expires at the end of 2018.
Earlier this month the Seattle City Council voted unanimously to cut ties with the San Francisco-based banking giant over its role as a lender t…
Seattle Council Panel Votes to Pull Money From Wells Fargo
SEATTLE (AP) — A committee of the Seattle City Council has voted to pull about $3 billion in deposits from Wells Fargo Bank over its role as a lender to the Dakota Access pipeline project and other business practices.
The Seattle Times says hundreds gathered outside the committee hearing Wednes…
Pipeline Stopped and Ag Secretary Talks
With protests continuing to mount against the Dakota Access Pipeline, the Obama administration has decided to stop construction of the controversial project.
The Corps of Engineers announced Sunday it will not approve an easement that would allow the proposed Pipeline to cross under Lake Oahe in Nort…
NCBA Criticizes Obama’s Handling of Pipeline Protests
The U.S. Wheat Associates Board of Directors announced Monday they have chosen Vince Peterson, the head of the group’s overseas operations, to be the next USW president. They have been looking for months for a new president, ever since Alan Tracy announced in June his plans to retire…
Farmers Lose Fighting Pipeline
Unlike The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's protest against the Dakota Access pipeline that resulted in a halt, agri-pulse reports that about a dozen farmers in Iowa , challenged the construction of the 1,200-mile pipeline through portions of their fields and lost their bid for an injunction that would h…