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February 5, 2017
The Elevation Resources drilling rig is seen May 16, 2016, at the Permian Basin drilling site in Andrews County, Texas. REUTERS/Ann Saphir
As oil recovers, U.S. firms descend on the Permian Basin in West Texas
February 5, 2017 - 8:00am
October 1, 2016
A man stands on a workover rig inside of the Dickinson, N.D., city limits on Feb. 17, 2015. Oil and employment experts in southwest North Dakota said people who work on workover rigs, which perform maintenance on existing oil wells,  don't appear to be hit too hard by the drop in oil prices affecting western North Dakota's energy industry. (Dustin Monke / The Dickinson Press)
Relief arrives for U.S. shale firms as OPEC folds in price battle
October 1, 2016 - 5:40pm
July 28, 2016
A North Dakota state flag waves in the wind from the floor of a drilling rig operated by Whiting Petroleum Corp. southwest of Belfield, N.D., on April 22, 2013.
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
July 28, 2016 - 4:06pm
April 13, 2015
Dickinson Press file photo
EIA: U.S. shale oil output to fall in May, first drop in 4 years
April 13, 2015 - 4:32pm
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