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October 23, 2013
In this July 2012 photo, an oil pump is seen far in the distance from near the Elkhorn Ranch in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. A recently approved plan by the state Industrial Commission will keep drilling activity about 2 miles away from the ranch.
Approved plan keeps oil rigs from spoiling view in Elkhorn Ranch
October 23, 2013 - 12:00am
October 22, 2013
Kodiak Oil's third-quarter average sales volumes jump 54 percent
October 22, 2013 - 9:54am
October 19, 2013
Petroleum engineering students at the University of North Dakota listen to instructor Nick Lentz during a well logging course lecture.
Tapping a well of talent: Employers look to UND for growing workforce
October 19, 2013 - 12:00am
October 17, 2013
Lawsuits filed against oil companies for flaring
October 17, 2013 - 12:00am
NDPC forms flaring task force
October 17, 2013 - 12:00am
October 11, 2013
A semi truck enters the tiny southwestern North Dakota town of Amidon in this undated image. Amidon may face challenges with growth if oil activity in the Tyler Formation picks up.
Amidon talking about growth
October 11, 2013 - 12:00am
October 10, 2013
An oil well pumps on a pad east of Williston on June 6 as a rig roughly a half-mile to its west drills a new well.
When it comes to oil and gas, the US is poised to pass Russia
October 10, 2013 - 12:00am
September 28, 2013
The first Marathon-spudded horizontal Tyler Formation drilling rig sits in northeastern Slope County, several miles south of Belfield, on Friday.
The year of the Tyler: Helms says Tyler where Bakken was in 2004
September 28, 2013 - 12:00am
September 27, 2013
Alaska fracking rules would boost public notice, disclosure
September 27, 2013 - 4:45pm
Life beyond shale in Canada's North Atlantic
September 27, 2013 - 4:44pm
September 22, 2013
Bob Mau, pictured Thursday in Grand Forks, was inducted into the North Dakota Petroleum Council's Hall of Fame for nearly 40 years in the oil and gas industry.
Faces of the Boom: Hall of Famer has ridden ND's oil roller coaster
September 22, 2013 - 12:00am
September 18, 2013
Lynn Helms, director of the Department of Minerals and Resources for North Dakota, speaks at the North Dakota Petroleum Council's annual meeting in Grand Forks on Tuesday.
ND mineral resources director says Bakken in for some 'turbulence'
September 18, 2013 - 12:00am
September 14, 2013
Crews prepare a well for hydraulic fracturing on Sept. 6 near Watford City.
Oil production surges, but so does flaring
September 14, 2013 - 12:00am
September 6, 2013
Surge in oil prices provides incentive in Bakken
September 6, 2013 - 12:00am
August 29, 2013
Bigger Bakken: Continental test wells in Three Forks show there may be 903B barrels of oil
August 29, 2013 - 12:00am
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