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Trump puts new attorney general in an awkward position from the start
Days before deadline, presumptive probation repeal still in limbo in South Dakota legislature
Trump's emergency declaration to pay for border wall faces lengthy court battle
Trump appointees promoted nuclear sales to Saudis despite objections, House Dems say
Although North Dakota Senate decision lies ahead, House puts prison reshuffling proposal on hold
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Altru Hospital to get own air ambulance in Grand Forks
SD native sees success in house flipping
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
Payless to close all U.S. stores
Drain tile, new weed threat discussed at Northern Corn and Soy Expo
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New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
EPA announces plan to ease carbon emissions rule for new coal plants
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
FDA warns consumers against 'young blood' plasma infusions to prevent aging
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Sign on the dotted line: Why millennials are writing contracts for their relationships
Hauser: Are your relationships becoming 'relationslips'?
Wild’s collapse continues in loss to Ducks
Saskatchewan forward Albrecht is latest UND commit
Wild forward Pontus Aberg finally gets another chance with new team
Twins’ Sano to wear walking boot for 7-10 days
Minnesota monster truck pioneer looking for film footage against 'Bigfoot' from 1979 mud run
McFeely: North Dakota military projects could be cut to fund border wall
Port: Sen. Hogue gives passionate speech on checks and balances
Plain Talk Podcast: Sen. Cramer 'doubts' Trump's emergency will stand up in court, says treason accusation not an exaggeration
Port: Most North Dakotans would flunk the U.S. citizenship test
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May 24, 2018
Bakken executives project 'disciplined approach' as ND oil activity ramps up
BISMARCK—North Dakota oil production is expected to return to record levels this summer, but executives of top Bakken companies said Thursday,...
May 24, 2018 - 6:44pm
February 21, 2017
Whiting Petroleum nearly doubles its capital spending budget
Whiting Petroleum Corp., North Dakota's largest oil producer, nearly doubled its 2017 budget for capital spending as crude prices stabilize following...
February 21, 2017 - 4:14pm
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
May 26, 2016
Unfinished wells remain the wild card for ND
BISMARCK – While greeting oil industry leaders Wednesday, North Dakota’s governor passed along a request from his budget director: “Right...
May 26, 2016 - 5:29pm
March 10, 2016
Whiting Petroleum sees more than $1 billion in credit line cuts
DENVER -- Whiting Petroleum Corp. expects its credit line to be cut by more than $1 billion in an early May loan review, CEO Jim Volker said on Thursday, the latest industry fallout from low oil prices crimping margins and fueling massive spending cuts.
March 10, 2016 - 2:40pm
February 24, 2016
Whiting Petroleum posts nearly $100 million quarterly loss
Whiting Petroleum Corp, North Dakota's largest oil producer, slashed its 2016 budget by 80 percent on Wednesday, saying it will suspend all fracking operations and reduce output to wait for higher crude prices . Shares jumped 7.7 percent to $4 per share in after-hours trading as investors...
February 24, 2016 - 5:11pm
July 30, 2015
Oil companies slash spending, jobs as prices slide for second time
HOUSTON -- The stark reality of a much-feared second dip in crude prices is prompting global oil majors and nimble U.S. shale companies alike to ax spending once again a year after the first price crash started. Just days into the second-quarter earnings season, Chevron and Royal...
July 30, 2015 - 5:26pm
April 21, 2015
Whiting Petroleum works to mitigate fire losses
RURAL KEENE, N.D. — Thousands of acres of scorched earth northwest of Keene are evidence of how quickly an oil well flare fire can damage ranch...
April 21, 2015 - 7:40pm
April 15, 2015
Gas flare suspected as cause of McKenzie County fire
KEENE, N.D. – Local officials point to a natural gas flare as the likely cause of a grass fire that scorched about 3,000 acres in McKenzie...
April 15, 2015 - 8:23pm
March 27, 2015
Hi-tech and Big Data offer hope to battered U.S. oil industry
WILLISTON, N.D. - The tech geeks are coming to the oil industry's rescue. With the price of crude plumbing lows not seen since 2009, Royal...
March 27, 2015 - 7:49pm
March 23, 2015
Whiting Petroleum to offer 35M shares to reduce debt
March 23, 2015 - 7:03pm
March 26, 2014
Lawsuit filed in drilling rig death
The father of a man killed in a drilling rig incident last year in McKenzie County last year has filed a lawsuit against the owners of the rig and the well site. Randall Winter of Kalispell, Mont., filed the lawsuit Monday in U.S. District Court in Montana on Monday against Pioneer...
March 26, 2014 - 3:46pm
March 25, 2014
Up in flames: Officials investigating oil rig fire near Watford City
WATFORD CITY – Inspectors are investigating a drilling rig fire that occurred near here Tuesday afternoon that resulted in one worker’s injury,...
March 25, 2014 - 11:11pm