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Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be 'removed from the land'
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Carol Ann Zimmermann
Keith Duane Bittenbinder
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
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
October 1, 2016
Relief arrives for U.S. shale firms as OPEC folds in price battle
HOUSTON—It was a moment U.S. shale oil producers have been waiting on for more than two years: OPEC nations finally agreed to cut production...
October 1, 2016 - 5:40pm
August 22, 2016
Oil patch schools see enrollment increases
WATFORD CITY, N.D.—Watford City Public School opening bell rang Thursday with more students at their desks than when school ended, a surprise given the continued slump in oil development across the oil producing region. Superintendent Steve Holen said he has 1,445 students in...
August 22, 2016 - 8:22pm
July 27, 2016
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Whiting Petroleum Corp., North Dakota's largest oil producer, posted a worse-than-expected quarterly loss on Wednesday as production fell and crude prices dropped. The weak results reflect the broad uncertainty affecting the oil industry as depressed prices erode profitability. Whiting...
July 27, 2016 - 5:21pm
July 16, 2016
Press Pass: Third annual gathering of TR’s brings 7 Teddy impersonators to North Dakota, Convicted murderer of Dickinson woman dies in New England prison, Oil production up slightly but ‘bouncing along the bottom’, Great River Energy closing Stanton plant
Here’s some of our top stories from Saturday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Want...
July 16, 2016 - 6:00am
June 20, 2016
With oil price near $50, resilient U.S. shale producers eye new chapter
HOUSTON -- Two years into the worst oil price rout in a generation, large and mid-sized U.S. independent producers are surviving and eyeing growth...
June 20, 2016 - 12:36pm
June 15, 2016
ND oil production has largest drop ever in April
WILLISTON – North Dakota oil production had its largest drop ever in April, falling more than 6 percent to 1.04 million barrels per day, the...
June 15, 2016 - 2:30pm
May 18, 2016
In North Dakota's Oil Patch, a humbling comedown
WILLISTON -- Dave Van Assche didn't fret too much when oil prices started to slide in late 2014. The postal services business he had built over...
May 18, 2016 - 12:16pm
May 16, 2016
EIA: U.S. shale output to dip for eighth consecutive month
NEW YORK -- U.S. shale oil output is expected to fall in June for the eighth consecutive month, according to a U.S. government forecast on Monday,...
May 16, 2016 - 2:13pm
May 12, 2016
N.D. oil production drops 1 percent in March
WILLISTON, N.D. - North Dakota oil production fell about 1 percent in March to an average of 1.1 million barrels per day, the Department of Mineral...
May 12, 2016 - 2:03pm
April 15, 2016
Oil production drop not as steep as expected
WILLISTON – North Dakota oil production had a smaller decline than expected in February as more companies put fracking crews to work to maintain...
April 15, 2016 - 7:06pm
Oil production drop not as steep as expected; need for cash flow meant small decline in February
WILLISTON -- North Dakota oil production had a smaller decline than expected in February as more companies put fracking crews to work to maintain...
April 15, 2016 - 2:49pm
April 13, 2016
North Dakota oil output dips slightly for February
WILLISTON -- North Dakota's oil output fell 3,000 barrels per day in February even as producers brought some wells online to generate cash despite...
April 13, 2016 - 5:17pm
March 31, 2016
U.S. Jan. crude output falls 56,000 bpd to 9.179 mln bpd
NEW YORK -- U.S. crude oil production fell for the fourth consecutive month in January, but rising output from shale formations in Texas highlighted U.S. producers' ability to keep output near record levels in the face of low prices.Production in January fell by 56,000 barrels per...
March 31, 2016 - 3:54pm
March 11, 2016
Our View: Good week to be a Dickinson basketball fan
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Titans and Midgets go to state: What a great few weeks to be a boys basketball athlete and fan in Dickinson! Not only did Dickinson High reach...
March 11, 2016 - 10:37pm
UPDATED: North Dakota oil production down 2.7 percent in January
WILLISTON – North Dakota lost roughly $90,000 a day in oil tax revenue as low oil prices continued to slow production, the state’s top oil regulator said Friday. The state’s oil production fell 2.7 percent in January to 1.12 million barrels per day, the Department of Mineral...
March 11, 2016 - 3:50pm