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Brock: Much can be learned about oil industry in a day

May 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

I attended the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference in Bismarck on Wednesday.
This year’s theme is Bakken Strong and the main three areas of focus were economy, technology and opportunity. Technology was what blew me away at last year’s conferen…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

CEO calls for oil exports to strengthen U.S. economy

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The CEO of Marathon Oil Corp. called for lifting the U.S. ban on crude oil exports Wednesday during his keynote address at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference.

“Lifting today’s crude oil exports restrictions would help streng…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

CEO calls for oil exports to strengthen U.S. economy

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The CEO of Marathon Oil Corp. called for lifting the U.S. ban on crude oil exports Wednesday during his keynote address at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference.

“Lifting today’s crude oil exports restrictions would help streng…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dalrymple: State has been ‘easy on companies’ for flaring, but adds: ‘Those days are over’

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple made some of his strongest public comments yet to industry about flaring in a speech Wednesday at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference.

Regulators and industry are using the conference — which is o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Study says Bakken crude no greater shipping risk than other oil

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Bakken crude oil is similar to other light, sweet crudes and does not pose a greater risk to transport by rail, a North Dakota Petroleum Council study found.

The study, released Tuesday during the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Study says Bakken crude no greater shipping risk than other oil

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Bakken crude oil is similar to other light, sweet crudes and does not pose a greater risk to transport by rail, a North Dakota Petroleum Council study found.

The study, released Tuesday during the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sanford unveils mobile clinic for oilfield workers

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Inside Sanford Health’s new mobile clinic, Amanda Van Sickle scanned her arm with a high-definition camera as a doctor more than 400 miles away in Sioux Falls, S.D., watched on a TV monitor.

In about a month, it’ll be oilfield wor…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

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