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November 3, 2017
Head of the North Dakota Department of Minerals Lynn Helms provided facts and figures on the state of ND's oil landscape to the Western Dakota Energy Association on Thursday. (Iain Woessner/The Dickinson Press)
Department of Minerals projects increase in oil price
November 3, 2017 - 11:24am
April 26, 2017
A man walks onto an oil drilling pump site in McKenzie County outside of Williston, North Dakota in this file photo from March 12, 2013. Several counties in North Dakota's Bakken formation and the Eagle Ford and Permian Basin of Texas have seen rig deployments or applications for new well permits drop in half, as energy companies are quickly steering drilling rigs away from marginal areas and focusing on sweet spots of U.S. shale oil fields. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/Files
U.S. East Coast refiners eye Texas oil as North Dakota alternative
April 26, 2017 - 1:17pm
March 6, 2016
FNS Photo by Amy Dalrymple 
Oilfield worker Dean Bahley, pictured Feb. 25, was laid off last year as a rig manager, but he returned to work to keep watch over two drilling rigs that are stored in a field west of Williston.
With drilling’s decline, worker happy for job watching idle rigs
March 6, 2016 - 9:49am
February 29, 2016
In slump, oil firms turn to labs, data centers for help
February 29, 2016 - 1:10pm
November 11, 2013
An aerial image shows a natural gas flare after sunset outside Williston in this file photo taken March 12. The North American energy industry's reputation for ironclad secrecy is starting to crack as producers discover a little transparency can help save millions of dollars. Reuters Photo
Telling secrets to stop burning natural gas in U.S. fracking boom
November 11, 2013 - 4:53pm
October 7, 2011
Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms presents oil production predictions at the North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties Annual Meeting at Medora Thursday. Oil production is expected to go up to 800,000 barrels a day by the end of 2011.
Oil boom continues
October 7, 2011 - 12:00am