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State Officials: N.D. more likely to reach 1 million people between 2020 and 2030

May 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The population of North Dakota could reach 1 million people in the near future but probably not by 2015, state officials say. Continue Reading

Baseball legend attends petroleum conference

May 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference had a surprise guest Thursday who wasn’t on the lineup card. Tony La Russa, a three-time World Series championship manager, attended the CEO panel to hear his friend and Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm speak. Continue Reading

Baseball legend to tour oil wells near Belfield

May 24, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference had a surprise guest Thursday who wasn’t on the lineup card. Continue Reading

Oil exec: ‘Beat Obama’

May 24, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Harold Hamm cut down his speech to three words: “Beat Barack Obama.” Continue Reading

Hamm, top oil exec, tells crowd at Williston Basin conference: ‘Beat Barack Obama’

May 24, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Harold Hamm cut down his speech to three words: “Beat Barack Obama.”
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Hamm tells Williston oil conference crowd: ‘Beat Barack Obama’

May 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Harold Hamm cut down his speech to three words: “Beat Barack Obama.” The Continental Resources CEO who led a panel discussion Thursday during the final day of the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference said energy will play a huge role in upcoming elections. Continue Reading

Hamm fundraising for Cramer

May 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The 4,000 attendees of the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference received a letter as they walked in Wednesday from Harold Hamm, chairman and CEO of Continental Resources Inc., inviting them to a fundraiser for Public Service Commissioner Kevin Cramer, who is running for Congress as a Republican. Continue Reading

State official says oil development could push N.D. population to 1 million

May 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Oil development could push North Dakota’s population to 1 million people, the state’s director of mineral resources said Wednesday as one of his predictions for the state’s future. Continue Reading

1 million barrels of oil per day; 1 million people for jobs

May 23, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Oil development could push North Dakota’s population to 1 million people, the state’s director of mineral resources said Wednesday as one of his predictions for the state’s future. Continue Reading

Petroleum conference draws global interest

May 22, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Tuesday was supposed to be a warm-up day for the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference. But by late afternoon, the total number of registrations passed 3,861 people and are expected to easily surpass 4,000 today and Thursday. Continue Reading