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US oil well shut-ins start as crude rout batters small producers
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Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
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January 24, 2015
Bright light dimmed in oil well fire death
MANDAREE — There’s that old song about the night the lights went out in Georgia. But on Friday, it was about a bright light from Georgia that went dark in North Dakota. For being just one of thousands who have made their way to the Oil Patch to make a better life, Wes Herrmann...
news / local
January 24, 2015 - 10:35pm
January 21, 2015
Oilfield death under investigation
This year’s second death in the oilfields is under investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. An unnamed employee of C&D Oilfield Services was found dead on the catwalk of an oil well tank battery on Jan. 15, said OSHA area director Eric Brooks. The...
Energy / Bakken
January 21, 2015 - 6:49pm
January 16, 2015
Man dies at Dunn County oilfield site
A caller reported finding a man dead at an oilfield site between 7 and 8 a.m. Friday morning, Dunn County Sheriff Clay Coker said. The man was around 60 years old, Coker said. He was found dead at a site near 19th Street, south of Manning. Dunn County Coroner Kirk Roll said...
news / local
January 16, 2015 - 5:53pm
January 15, 2015
Death reported in oilfield incident
MANDAREE — An oil service company owner has died and another employee was injured while repairing equipment at a QEP Resources oil well near Mandaree. According to initial reports from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Bismarck office, the incident involving...
news / crime
January 15, 2015 - 12:13am
June 26, 2014
Health department releases cause of oil-related death
BISMARCK - The 19-year-old man who died at a well pad in April succumbed to cardiac arrhythmia, according to a North Dakota Department of Health a forensic report. Zachary Buckles, who worked for a company subcontracting with Continental Resources, was found unresponsive on April...
Energy / Bakken
June 26, 2014 - 4:06pm
April 30, 2014
Man dies on well site, apparently from H2S: 20-year-old found dead over open cover of crude tank
WILLISTON -- A 20-year-old man died earlier this week at a well site 5 miles south of Williston. Zachary Buckles, of Glasgow, Mont., was found unresponsive at the site and died sometime between late Sunday night and about 5 a.m. Monday, OSHA area director Eric Brooks said. The...
news / north dakota
April 30, 2014 - 8:27pm
March 21, 2014
Man dies on rig site in Dunn County: OSHA investigated 37 workplace deaths in Oil Patch since 2010
By Katherine Lymn email@example.com A man died Thursday at a drilling site in Dunn County after being struck by a traveling block. His death was the most recent of nearly 40 on the oilfield since fiscal year 2010, said Eric Brooks, area director for the Occupational Safety...
Energy / Bakken
March 21, 2014 - 2:09pm
June 20, 2013
ND oil field company cited in worker death
WILLISTON -- An oil field company in Williston has been cited for safety violations in the January death of a worker at an oil rig in McKenzie County. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is proposing $14,000 in fines against Heller Casing Service. The company has about...
Bakken / Energy / news / oil
June 20, 2013 - 12:11pm