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Stenehjem plans to resume argument against water rule after US Supreme Court decision
While Yellowstone's staff was furloughed, a snowmobiler got too close to Old Faithful
Senate breaks budget impasse, paving way for government to reopen
Monarch butterfly migration was off this year. Researchers are worried.
Fur and fury at 40,000 feet as more people bring animals on planes
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Facebook admits social media sometimes harms democracy
ADM-Bunge deal would create Cargill-sized agribusiness giant
Agri-Pulse: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
Commentary: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
Commentary: It's time to stand up for research and extension
place a business brief
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Things are getting weird in Philly with bloody fans and greased light poles
Vaunted Vikings defense 'got whupped' when it mattered most ... by Nick Foles
Wentz going to Super Bowl while Thielen can only watch
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
McFeely: No miracle, only more disappointment for Vikings
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
Dear daughters: Be anything but afraid
Stanley J. Ulrich
Ronald "Ron" Schauer
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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May 25, 2016
Whiting CEO: We believe in the Bakken
BISMARCK -- The chief executive of North Dakota's largest oil producer said Wednesday that his company is still making big money on Bakken and...
May 25, 2016 - 3:13pm
May 23, 2016
Dickinson hospital campus receives $250,000 grant from ConocoPhillips
CHI St. Alexius Dickinson received a $250,000 grant from ConocoPhillips on May 11 to complete a four-year commitment of $1 million from the petroleum company. Jodi Bosch, director of the hospital’s foundation, said the sum went towards the construction and equipment costs of the...
May 23, 2016 - 5:39pm
February 16, 2016
Governor urges oil company to preserve ‘viewscape’ of park
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple urged the oil company developing a massive drilling unit to preserve Little Missouri State Park as the company continues working in the area. Dalrymple’s comments came Tuesday after the Industrial Commission received an update on the Corral Creek-Bakken...
February 16, 2016 - 5:27pm
January 9, 2016
Complex, controversial drilling operation to be reviewed
BISMARCK – A company developing a controversial drilling mega-unit in Dunn County that initially had a January target for completion will give an update on the progress Wednesday during a hearing in Bismarck. The North Dakota Oil and Gas Division will hold a hearing at 9 a.m. Wednesday...
January 9, 2016 - 4:02pm
December 8, 2015
A modest proposal: Speakers outline proposed updates to BLM oil and gas regulations
Richard Estabrook, a petroleum engineer for the Bureau of Land Management, said its Onshore Orders regulations are a “very unique thing in...
December 8, 2015 - 9:03pm
October 30, 2015
Big U.S. shale oil savings fast becoming a thing of the past
HOUSTON -- Huge cost savings are waning for U.S.
October 30, 2015 - 11:07am
Oil companies slash spending, jobs as prices slide for second time
HOUSTON -- The stark reality of a much-feared second dip in crude prices is prompting global oil majors and nimble U.S. shale companies alike to ax spending once again a year after the first price crash started. Just days into the second-quarter earnings season, Chevron and Royal...
July 30, 2015 - 5:26pm
July 20, 2015
Oil company to pay for moving hiking, riding trails at Little Missouri State Park
KILLDEER, N.D. -- The oil company that’s having a huge impact on the Little Missouri State Park north of Killdeer has pledged to move some hiking and riding trails away from its operations. ConocoPhillips, developer of the 30,000-acre Corral Creek Unit - the biggest drilling...
July 20, 2015 - 11:48pm
January 29, 2015
Conoco, Oxy slash 2015 budgets amid crude price collapse
HOUSTON -- ConocoPhillips and Occidental Petroleum on Thursday slashed exploration spending plans for this year, as the third- and fourth-largest U.S. oil companies attempt to cope with a steep slide in crude prices. Rising supplies of oil, from sources including North American...
January 29, 2015 - 10:43am
January 10, 2014
Frigid temps hurt some oil companies’ earnings
The extreme cold North Dakota and the rest of the country saw this week will get a mention in many oil companies’ fourth-quarter earnings reports. While likely every operator was affected, some had to lower their earnings projections while others didn’t, saying they factor extreme...
January 10, 2014 - 7:25pm
December 17, 2013
ConocoPhillips pledges $1M to new St. Joe’s Hospital
Bakken operator ConocoPhillips has pledged $1 million to Dickinson’s under-construction St. Joseph’s Hospital, the hospital announced Tuesday. With the latest gift, the foundation has raised nearly $10 million of its $15 million goal for private fundraising St. Joseph’s...
December 17, 2013 - 12:53pm
December 10, 2013
Oil company to help rebuild trails near Little Missouri State Park
BISMARCK — An oil company has offered to pay $75,000 to cover half the cost of rebuilding damaged trails on private land adjacent to Little Missouri State Park in western North Dakota, a state official said Tuesday. ConocoPhillips disrupted the trails, which were on leased private...
December 10, 2013 - 6:06pm
January 15, 2013
ConocoPhillips selling assets in southwest ND, eastern MT to Denbury for $1.05B
HOUSTON -- ConocoPhillips is selling some properties in North Dakota and Montana to a subsidiary of Denbury Resources Inc. for $1.05 billion. The oil and natural gas company said Tuesday that the Cedar Creek Anticline properties span about 86,000 net acres (34,500 hectares) in southwestern...
January 15, 2013 - 4:06pm
January 18, 2012
Federal judge: Bird law doesn't apply to oil pits
BISMARCK (AP)-- A federal judge ruled Tuesday that oil companies shouldn't face criminal charges for the deaths of a half-dozen ducks in waste disposal pits, saying that prosecutors went too far in applying a law that protects migratory birds. The deaths of the birds, which mistook...
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am
November 5, 2011
Texas oil company pleads guilty in ND duck death
BISMARCK -- A Texas oil company will plead guilty and pay a $1,000 fine for killing a duck during drilling operations in western North Dakota, according to an agreement filed Friday. Dallas-based Petro-Hunt LLC was charged under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act for the death of a northern...
November 5, 2011 - 12:00am