This was probably the most intense lake-effect storm in history!
Here's the million-dollar question a lot of people have asked: is this monumental weather event related to global climate change? Or, is it just a freak of nature?
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It was the 11th blowout since 2006 at a North Dakota well operated by Continental Resources, the most prolific producer in the booming Bakken oil patch. Spewing some 173,250 gallons of potential pollutants, the eruption, undisclosed at the time, was ...