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Press Photo by April Baumgarten A jack pumps oil on July 30 approximately five miles south of Belfield.

Bottleneck blues: Full pipelines hinder flaring progress; State sets record for oil production

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BISMARCK — North Dakota set another record for oil production in June, but reducing the amount of natural gas flared continues to be a struggle.


Preliminary oil production estimates for June were 1,092,617 barrels per day as good summer weather has been a boon to operators, the state Department of Mineral Resources said Friday.

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