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Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
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China offered to buy $70 billion in US ag and energy products to ward off Trump's tariffs
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Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
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Better fishing access to Sakakawea part of House appeal of rule
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April 4, 2018
Oil companies differ on plans to drill near Lake Sakakawea
BISMARCK—XTO Energy proposes to develop more than 26,000 acres near Lake Sakakawea as one large drilling unit, a plan the company says...
April 4, 2018 - 7:14pm
June 24, 2016
Royalty organization director blasts Obama's politicization of climate change
The executive director of the National Association of Royalty Owners on Friday disparaged the Obama administration's use of climate change as...
June 24, 2016 - 8:59pm
June 20, 2016
Update: Oil worker from Wyoming killed in McKenzie County workover rig fire, 3 others injured
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – One worker has died and three were injured in a fire at a McKenzie County oil well site over the weekend, the Occupational...
June 20, 2016 - 5:07pm
August 31, 2015
Dunn County oil well blowout taints Badlands, but damage limited
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- A well blowout caused oil and brine to contaminate several acres of land in Dunn County but the incident did not cause injuries or affect waterways, the North Dakota Department of Health said Monday. The blowout occurred about 10:30 a.m. Saturday at a well...
August 31, 2015 - 5:33pm
July 29, 2015
U.S. oil firms turn to fracking mixology as crude slides again
WILLISTON -- U.S. oil companies, under renewed pressure from falling crude prices, are increasingly tweaking and mixing fracking technologies...
July 29, 2015 - 4:22pm
May 18, 2015
Feds fine XTO $1.3M for delaying audit
The federal government fined XTO Energy Inc. $1.3 million this month for failing to provide data for an audit in a timely manner, the U.S. Department of Interior announced Wednesday. The company, a top 10 Bakken producer, didn't send the auditors lease information for an audit of...
May 18, 2015 - 3:02pm
April 21, 2015
Industrial Commission grants flaring exemption to 105 oil and gas wells
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Industrial Commission granted relief Tuesday from its natural gas flaring policy after a pipeline project failed...
April 21, 2015 - 7:55pm
March 27, 2015
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s new policy for exempting oil wells from gas-flaring rules will soon be put to the test as XTO Energy is requesting exceptions for 140 oil wells in Dunn and McKenzie counties. According to the request, the company says it has nowhere to take the gas because...
March 27, 2015 - 10:40pm
October 17, 2014
Spill reported near Watford City
WATFORD CITY -- A mechanical failure in a wellhead lead to the leak of at least 300 barrels of oil and water from a well about 4 miles northwest of Watford City. Except for an undetermined amount of mist, the 300 barrels is being contained, according to the North Dakota Oil and...
October 17, 2014 - 4:27pm
January 10, 2014
Frigid temps hurt some oil companies’ earnings
The extreme cold North Dakota and the rest of the country saw this week will get a mention in many oil companies’ fourth-quarter earnings reports. While likely every operator was affected, some had to lower their earnings projections while others didn’t, saying they factor extreme...
January 10, 2014 - 7:25pm
July 27, 2013
ExxonMobil and employees donate $38K to ND colleges
WILLISTON -- ExxonMobil and its employees, including those from XTO Energy, have donated $38,640 to colleges in North Dakota. ExxonMobil Foundation contributed $28,980 to match donations of $9,660 from employees, retirees, directors and spouses of employees to North Dakota insti...
July 27, 2013 - 12:00am