DAPL responds to Attorney General on buying Cannonball Ranch land

News
Pipe_1477590254378.jpg

Dakota Access purchased nearly 7,000 acres of the Cannonball Ranch in September.
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem gave the company 30 days to explain what the company planned to do with the land.
The purchase could potentially clash with the state’s anti-corporate farming law.
In a response this week to the Attorney General Dakota Access LLC says they bought the land south of Mandan in an effort to enhance safety of its workers.
The letter also says after construction of the pipeline is complete DAPL will transfer ownership of the property or use the property for a use that does not conflict with state law.
The Attorney General’s office says they are reviewing the letter received from DAPL and have no further comment at this time.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Recent Videos

Amber's Wednesday Morning #OneMinuteForecast 1/20

Inauguration Day weather extremes of the past

Strong wind remains an issue all day

Road to Recovery

NDC JAN 20

WDA Hockey

Class B Basketball

WDA Basketball

KX Storm Team Full Evening Forecast w/Tom Schrader 1/19

Minimum Wage

Minot Mask Mandate Extended

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 - KX Storm Team Evening Forecast - Dave Holder

KX Convo: Byron Dorgan

KX Storm Team Full Evening Forecast w/Tom Schrader 1/19

Emergency Hearing

Cashless Bill

Legacy Money

Vision Zero

Bookmobile Award

Phase 1B Begins

More Video

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

KX News Trending Stories

Latest Stories

More Local News