As more oil companies come to western North Dakota, mineral rights owners should remember to learn their rights and have attorneys on-hand when receiving mineral and oil leases, officials said Thursday.
FORKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A few short years after agreeing to lease their land to a natural gas company for $2 an acre, Dave and Karen Beinlich could do little but watch, and wait, as an overnight drilling boom turned fellow Pennsylvania landowners into millionaires.
An oil and gas lease sale at the state Capitol Wednesday raked in about $158 million, doubling in size from a sale six months ago, with McKenzie County leases yielding the second highest total — about $43 million.
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »