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August 27, 2016
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
TIOGA—An unidentified pipeline worker near Tioga was found slumped over his tractor on Thursday with serious head trauma. He was later...
August 27, 2016 - 4:49pm
August 1, 2016
Lightning causes fire, spill at oilfield facility
NEW TOWN, N.D. – A lightning strike is blamed for a fire at a saltwater disposal well that occurred Sunday in Mountrail County, the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division said. Whiting Oil and Gas Corp. reported that 400 barrels of produced water, or 16,800 gallons, were released, contained...
August 1, 2016 - 10:22pm
July 28, 2016
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Halcon Resources Corp., which produces oil in Texas and North Dakota, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Wednesday. The company listed...
July 28, 2016 - 5:29pm
July 26, 2016
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approves Dakota Access river crossing permits
BISMARCK—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has approved most of the final permits necessary to construct the Dakota Access pipeline. Eileen Williamson, a spokeswoman for the corps' Omaha District, said the agency approved 200 water crossings and three Section 408 easements allowing...
July 26, 2016 - 10:02pm
July 20, 2016
Minnesota man accused of defrauding Bakken RV park investors
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota man is accused in federal court of stealing more than $2 million from victims hoping to invest in North Dakota oilfield...
July 20, 2016 - 8:36pm
Halliburton sees ‘modest uptick’ in rig count this year
Halliburton, the world's No.2 oilfield services provider and a major operator in North Dakota’s Oil Patch, said it expects a "modest uptick"...
July 20, 2016 - 2:10pm
July 19, 2016
Pipeline company puts $1 million for Head Start building on reservation
MANDAREE — A fundraising campaign launched by an oilfield company will enable a Head Start program on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation...
July 19, 2016 - 10:03pm
July 12, 2016
Sully Creek affected by oil spill in Billings County
FRYBURG -- An equipment failure caused a small amount of oil and produced water mixture to spill into Sully Creek west of Fryburg on Monday, according to a release by the North Dakota Department of Health. About 200 barrels of oil and 225 barrels of produced water were released onto...
July 12, 2016 - 3:42pm
June 28, 2016
Williston crew camps remain in limbo
WILLISTON, N.D. – Worker housing crew camps will continue to be in limbo in Williston, but the city’s mayor said Tuesday he hopes to have...
June 28, 2016 - 9:58pm
Dakota Prairie Refinery sold to Tesoro at a loss, hurt by oil price slump
A refinery west of Dickinson that was the first to be built in the United States since the 1970s has been sold at a loss, with profit elusive...
June 28, 2016 - 6:19pm
June 24, 2016
Authorities release name of Michigan oilfield worker who died Monday
ROSS, N.D. – The oilfield worker who died Monday after being struck by equipment has been identified as Paul William Green II, 36, of Alger, Mich., the Mountrail County Sheriff’s Office said. Green was pronounced dead at a well site about 4½ miles northeast of Ross after a deputy...
June 24, 2016 - 2:55pm
June 21, 2016
OSHA officials investigating second oilfield death in 4 days
ROSS, N.D. – A safety official called this “a tragic week in the Bakken” after an oil worker died at a well site in Mountrail County, the second North Dakota oilfield fatality in three days. A 36-year-old employee of Advanced Energy LLC was crushed by a crane boom near Ross...
June 21, 2016 - 5:10pm
June 20, 2016
Update: Oil worker from Wyoming killed in McKenzie County workover rig fire, 3 others injured
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – One worker has died and three were injured in a fire at a McKenzie County oil well site over the weekend, the Occupational...
June 20, 2016 - 5:07pm
June 17, 2016
Landowners sue oil company over spills
ANTLER, N.D. – A Bottineau county couple who can no longer farm some of their land because of repeated saltwater spills filed a lawsuit this...
June 17, 2016 - 3:11pm
June 14, 2016
Oil conference will return to Bismarck in 2018
BISMARCK -- Despite interest from Fargo, the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference will be back in Bismarck in 2018. “There are some perks to staying in the same place with our small staff,” said Kari Cutting, vice president of the North Dakota Petroleum Council. Cutting said the...
June 14, 2016 - 2:04pm