Energy | Land-use disputes arise on the road to energy independence
by Sarah Schweinsberg
Posted 8/30/16, 12:42 pm
Peggy Hoogestraat farms with her husband Craig in Hartford, S.D., a town where neighbors watch out for each other and share bundles of homegrown sweet corn. In 2014, when land agents with Dakota Access showed up to survey for an oil pipeline route, Hoogestraat and 14 neighboring families banded together to fight it.