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Dems question Laffen advertisement: Footage was filmed for oil industry ad

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Democratic party officials are raising questions over a Grand Forks Republican state senator’s campaign advertisement.
But the senator, Lonnie Laffen, said there is nothing wrong with the ad.
Laffen’s ad includes a few seconds o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DOT head: Progress being made on Oil Patch roads

September 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

The North Dakota Department of Transportation has started the environmental work for four-laning U.S. Highway 85 from Watford City south to Interstate 94, the agency head said Thursday.

NDDOT Director Grant Levi said the cost would grow by nearly …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. promises a new look at oil train dangers: House committee points out test flaws

September 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — U.S. studies of oil train dangers may have underestimated the perils of volatile vapor on the tracks and officials will in the future use precision instruments for more thorough tests, a Transportation Department official said on Tuesd…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘High risk for Bakken:’ Officials hedge answer on whether ND crude more volatile than other crudes

August 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Friday that crude oil from North Dakota’s Bakken shale formation isn’t being singled out from other crudes in proposed new tank car standards, but he didn’t say definitively whether t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

VIDEO: Hannity brings pep to Williston Basin Petroleum Conference

May 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Fox News personality Sean Hannity provided a break to sessions on enhanced oil recovery and well spacing Thursday at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference with a scathing attack on liberals and government regulation of the energy indu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Flaring task force recommends capture plans before drilling, further look at right of ways

January 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

Flaring task force recommends capture plans before drilling, further look at right of ways

 

By Katherine Lymn

Forum News Service

 

BISMARCK — Requiring gas capture plans before drilling instead of a year into it, easing rig…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Survey shows support for oil, but less than previous years

January 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

Online: Complete results can be found at http://www.northdakotaoilcan.com/uploads/3/ResultsInfographic.pdf   

WILLISTON — A new North Dakota Petroleum Council survey shows widespread support for oil and gas development in the state, bu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Study: Oil, gas industry to invest billions in infrastructure

January 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

The oil and gas industry is investing confidently in infrastructure the near future, according to a recent report on infrastructure investments.
Those investments, of a projected $890 billion over the next 12 years, will pump the national economy wi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Study: Oil, gas industry to invest billions in infrastructure

January 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

The oil and gas industry is investing confidently in infrastructure the near future, according to a recent report on infrastructure investments.
Those investments, of a projected $890 billion over the next 12 years, will pump the national economy wi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Study: Oil, gas industry to invest billions in infrastructure

January 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

The oil and gas industry is investing confidently in infrastructure the near future, according to a recent report on infrastructure investments.
Those investments, of a projected $890 billion over the next 12 years, will pump the national economy wi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com