Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Not a boy's club: Women-owned businesses grow in U.S., North Dakota
Rail agency alerts tank car owners to potential defects
Drop in U.S. consumer spending clouds Fed rate hike outlook
Morton County investigates reports of crop sprayer near protesters
Pipeline subject of Public Service Commission debate
crime and courts
nation and world
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Wildfire, Night Hawks prepare for a battle in the trenches
Trio of sophomores proving vital for Titans
Hopfauf carrying heavy load for Midgets football
Buxton powers Twins past Royals
Morlock's versatility to be tested as the Bison starting fullback
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Marjorie J. Gegelmann
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
December 22, 2015
Holten: We need a new gold standard
Do you know how much gold there is in the world? There is 170 metric tons. What does that mean? It means that if you melted all of the gold that...
December 22, 2015 - 9:00pm
Wall Street gains as battered U.S. oil prices stabilize
NEW YORK -- Wall Street climbed on Tuesday, buoyed by energy shares as sliding oil prices stabilized and by fairly healthy data on U.S. economic growth, while the dollar fell for a third consecutive session. U.S. crude prices settled up 0.9 percent to $36.14 a barrel. Brent
December 22, 2015 - 2:30pm
December 10, 2015
Wall Street pares gains as oil prices fall
Wall Street pared some of its gains as oil prices fell on Thursday, but remained in positive territory as investors scoured for bargains ahead...
December 10, 2015 - 12:02pm
December 8, 2015
U.S. gasoline hits near seven-year low, joining oil market rout
Gasoline futures fell to near 7-year lows in New York trading on Tuesday as the selloff in crude oil extended to a relatively stable spot on the U.S. petroleum complex. RBOB gasoline's front-month contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange traded just above $1.20 a gallon by 10:11...
December 8, 2015 - 10:44am
December 7, 2015
Wall St. slides as oil prices near seven-year low
Wall Street fell on Monday as energy and raw material stocks took a hit, with oil prices falling to their lowest in nearly seven years. Brent...
December 7, 2015 - 2:15pm
December 4, 2015
Shares of Bakken shale oil producers plummet after OPEC decision
Shares of U.S. shale oil producers tumbled on Friday after OPEC failed to agree on a unified output cap, effectively letting its 13 members pump at will in a step likely to further depress prices and advance the group's aim of squeezing out U.S. rivals. OPEC ministers ended their...
December 4, 2015 - 2:07pm
December 1, 2015
Oil steadies as oversupply concerns offset weaker dollar
LONDON -- Crude oil prices steadied on Tuesday as the dollar eased, but with OPEC widely expected to stick to its output target this week, concern about oversupply remained in focus. The European Central Bank will announce its latest policy decision on Thursday, OPEC's decision on...
December 1, 2015 - 8:50am
U.S. oil companies' restructuring plans founder as prices plunge
WILMINGTON, Del. -- When Samson Resources Corp filed this year's biggest energy-related bankruptcy in September, the oil and gas company said it had a deal to emerge from Chapter 11 protection by year-end. Just a few weeks later, plunging gas prices had left the deal in tatters.Samson...
December 1, 2015 - 8:38am
November 30, 2015
Oil up on pre-OPEC speculation, U.S. refined fuel rally
NEW YORK -- Crude futures rose more than 1 percent on Monday as speculators took bullish bets on the odd likelihood of a surprise outcome at...
November 30, 2015 - 11:17am
November 6, 2015
Keystone snub adds to gloomy prospects for pipeline companies
HOUSTON -- North American pipeline companies are at a crossroads. Once the darlings of investors, their growth prospects have been undercut by a 50 percent slide in oil prices and tough environmental reviews that have delayed projects. President Obama's rejection on Friday...
November 6, 2015 - 3:14pm
November 4, 2015
Oasis Petroleum profit beats thanks to cost cuts
North Dakota oil producer Oasis Petroleum posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as it successfully slashed costs to offset plunging crude prices. Bucking the industry trend to hunker down, Oasis also boosted its production forecast for the year and locked...
November 4, 2015 - 12:43pm
November 3, 2015
U.S. oil refiners look abroad for crude supplies as North Dakota boom fades
NEW YORK -- PBF Energy, one of the largest independent oil refiners in the United States, spent heavily in recent years to build the rail terminals at its Delaware City complex that it needed to take delivery of large loads of crude coming from North Dakota's Bakken oilfields. But...
November 3, 2015 - 9:42am
October 24, 2015
Building through a bust: Area oilfield service leaders say they’re using 2015 slowdown to improve their businesses
Jim Arthaud doesn't look like a man at the helm of a multimillion-dollar oilfield services company. Wearing a polo shirt and baseball cap...
October 24, 2015 - 11:21pm
October 21, 2015
Oasis moves to preserve credit line with bondholder request
WILLISTON, N.D., -- Oasis Petroleum Inc. said on Wednesday it has asked its bondholders to restrict its ability to take on second-lien debt, a step designed to help it maintain access to an existing credit line during the downturn in crude oil prices. As part of the request,...
October 21, 2015 - 3:51pm
U.S. oil output slide looms as shale firms hit productivity wall
HOUSTON -- Stagnating rig productivity shows U.S. shale oil producers are running out of tricks to pump more with less in the face of crashing prices and points to a slide in output that should help rebalance global markets. Over the 16 months of the crude price rout, production...
October 21, 2015 - 11:24am