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Work to Complete Disputed Dakota Access Pipeline Underway

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The developer of the Dakota Access pipeline has resumed construction of the long-delayed project that would route oil under a North Dakota reservoir, even as American Indian activists vowed to take legal action to protect their water supply. The Army granted Energy Transfer Partners formal permission Wednesday to lay pipe under Lake Oahe, clearing the way for completion of the 1,200-mile, $3.8 billion pipeline. ETP spokeswoman Vicki Granado early Thursday confirmed that construction resumed “immediately after receiving the easement.” Workers had already drilled entry and exit holes for the crossing, and oil […]