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May 25, 2016
Jim Volker, the CEO of Whiting Petroleum, speaks on May 25 at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference in Bismarck. (Renae Mitchell Photography)
Whiting CEO: We believe in the Bakken
May 25, 2016 - 3:13pm
July 7, 2015
Montana authorities searching for Bismarck doctor
July 7, 2015 - 11:10am
May 21, 2015
Public hearings on Dakota Access Pipeline set; Killdeer to host June 15
May 21, 2015 - 1:54pm
February 28, 2015
A Dakota Energy Technologies employee works with one of the company’s three machines for repairing drill pipe on Feb. 20. One approximately 30-foot piece of drill pipe is seen entering the machine, which shaves off metal from the thread on the end to fix the connection.
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
February 28, 2015 - 10:57pm
September 23, 2014
Linda Renaud, who recently moved to Dickinson from Goshen, Ind., asks a question at Tuesday’s Bakken Education Session, which kicked off the North Dakota Petroleum Council’s annual meeting. She said she tried to learn about the oil boom before coming to the area, but “you don’t see the realities until you get here.” (Press Photo by Nadya Faulx)
Public learns just how big the Bakken can be
September 23, 2014 - 10:56pm
August 11, 2014
Killdeer bypass meeting scheduled for Tuesday
August 11, 2014 - 4:07pm
April 22, 2014
FNS Photo by Mike Nowatzki
Oil industry representatives and others listen as Theodora Bird Bear of the Dakota Resource Council testifies about flaring regulations during a hearing Tuesday at the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources office in Bismarck.
ND panel takes input on measures to reduce natural gas flaring
April 22, 2014 - 5:32pm
April 1, 2014
Meeting set to gather input on reducing gas flaring
April 1, 2014 - 7:35pm
February 14, 2014
N.D. oil production drops 5.5 percent in December
February 14, 2014 - 11:51am
February 7, 2014
New oil conference connects Grand Forks to the Bakken — again
February 7, 2014 - 9:36pm
October 28, 2013
Billings County saltwater spill cleanup proves to be a ‘logistical challenge’
October 28, 2013 - 6:13pm
October 14, 2013
Four oil wells pump at the base of the Killdeer Mountains north of Killdeer, N.D., on Thursday, June 6, 2013. Photo by Dustin Monke / Forum News Service
Plan for transmission line near Killdeer Mountain battlefield clashes with historical study
October 14, 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
April 30, 2013
Press Photo by Dustin Monke
A North Dakota state flag waves in the wind from the floor of a drilling rig southwest of Belfield on April 22.
Report more than doubles recoverable oil estimate for Williston Basin
April 30, 2013 - 10:49am
January 24, 2013
Algeria attack could boost Norwegian stake in ND's Bakken
January 24, 2013 - 12:00am