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The $1 billion divorce: Why Harold Hamm’s ex-wife didn’t win more

November 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Just how much of Harold Hamm’s fortune was amassed through his skill and hard work?

That was a key question that Oklahoma divorce judge Howard Haralson had to weigh in his decision last week, when he ordered Hamm, the chief executive officer of Co…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Long-ago Bakken land deal may loom large in Hamm divorce

November 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

OKLAHOMA CITY — Continental Resources has become a leading oil driller in North Dakota’s Bakken field, which has added more than 1 million barrels per day to U.S. oil output.

But SEC filings and court documents referenced in the divorce of Haro…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Long-ago Bakken land deal may loom large in Hamm divorce

November 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

OKLAHOMA CITY — Continental Resources has become a leading oil driller in North Dakota’s Bakken field, which has added more than 1 million barrels per day to U.S. oil output.

But SEC filings and court documents referenced in the divorce of Haro…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

FOTB: The ‘wanderer:’ Adventure, solitude rewarding for Anderson

July 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Anneli Anderson recalls the last time she said goodbye to her older brother, Evan.
He had traveled home to Cokato, Minn., in the late summer of 2011 to take a break from his job in the North Dakota oilfields.
“I was sneaking out (of…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Louisiana governor to sign abortion restrictions law

June 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will sign new restrictions on abortion clinics into law on Thursday, his office said, a measure critics have said will force three of the state’s five clinics to close.
The measure requires physicians wh…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oklahoma enacts new abortion restrictions

May 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

NEW ORLEANS — Oklahoma, soon to be followed by Louisiana, has joined other socially conservative states in adopting laws that place new restrictions on abortions, measures that critics say are aimed at shutting abortion clinics.
Legislation in the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Okla. man sentenced for having child porn

May 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

An Oklahoma man was sentenced Friday for possession of child pornography, U.S. Attorney Tim Purdon said.
Jeremy Eades, 28, was sentenced to 11 years, three months in federal prison for possessing materials depicting the sexual exploitation of minors…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A bigger Bakken in Oklahoma?

January 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

A handful of energy firms are rushing their rigs to several counties in southern Oklahoma, convinced they’ve found the next shale play to expand America’s oil boom.
While the number of rigs is leveling off in places like the North Dakota Bakken,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND workers return home after Oklahoma tornado

May 21, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON Pilot Liz Lillard was in Williston on Monday as she watched a live feed of a massive tornado pass over her children’s day care in Moore, Okla. Continue Reading

In tornado’s wake, worried parents seek out kids

May 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic

For many families, the ordeal ended in bear hugs and tears of joy as loved ones reunited. Others were left to wait in the darkness, hoping for good news while fearing the worst.
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