Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

oil

May 24, 2018
Ron Ness, left, moderates a panel of Bakken CEO's on the topic of What's Next for the Williston Basin. Seated are, from left, Thomas Nusz, Chairman and CEO of Oasis Petroleum; Erec Isaacson, vice president of Rockies Business Unit, ConocoPhillips; and Brad Holly, President and CEO of Whiting Petroleum. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Bakken executives project 'disciplined approach' as ND oil activity ramps up
May 24, 2018 - 6:44pm
May 23, 2018
Ryan Zinke, Secretary of the Department of Interior, was keynote speaker Wednesday at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference in the Bismarck Event Center. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Zinke emphasizes partnering with oil industry at ND conference
May 23, 2018 - 5:17pm
May 21, 2018
Rep. Marvin Nelson, D-Rolla, and Paul Sorum, a former North Dakota gubernatorial candidate, held a news conference Monday, March 19, in Fargo to discuss a lawsuit they filed in Cass County District Court. The suit challenges the constitutionality of a statute that they argue gives away nearly $2 billion of the state's mineral rights and royalties under Lake Sakakawea. Kim Hyatt / The Forum
Judge prohibits state from forfeiting Lake Sakakawea oil royalties to private ownership
May 21, 2018 - 9:09pm
May 19, 2018
Exhibitors fill the Bismarck Civic Center Exhibit hall for the opening day of the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference.  Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
ND oil conference to showcase industry advancements
May 19, 2018 - 8:57pm
May 18, 2018
Letter: POWER Invites Secretary Ryan Zinke to Fort Berthold
May 18, 2018 - 11:00am
May 15, 2018
Lynn Helms, director of the NortH Dakota Department of Mineral Resources, said natural gas production hit a record in March even as oil production dropped about 1 percent. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
May 15, 2018 - 7:54pm
April 30, 2018
t04.30.2018 -- Jed Carlson -- 050118.N.DNT.HuskyC1 --  Kollin Schade, manager of Husky Energy's Superior refinery  (from left) leads a tour with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Douglas County Board Chairman Mark Liebaert and Superior Mayor Jim Paine before a press conference at Husky Energy on Monday afternoon. Jed Carlson / jcarlson@superiortelegram.com
Officials will consider future use of hydrogen fluoride after refinery fire
April 30, 2018 - 8:45pm
A Marathon Petroleum drilling rig is shown on Sept. 27, 2013 in northeastern Slope County in North Dakota. Forum News Service file photo
ND refineries become part of Marathon Petroleum under merger
April 30, 2018 - 5:49pm
April 28, 2018
In this aerial photo of Husky Energy oil refinery taken Saturday morning, April 28, damaged storage tanks, mangled pipes and ponds of water and other liquids are visible. There are still hot spots as evidenced by small amounts of smoke rising from the top at top center. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
Smoke plume from burning asphalt likely toxic: EPA says testing shows air was safe after Superior oil refinery fire was out
April 28, 2018 - 10:00pm
April 26, 2018
An explosion and fire rocked the Husky Energy refinery and Superior just before 10 a.m. Thursday, April 26, shaking buildings up to a mile away. Photo by Mark Androsky.play button
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
April 26, 2018 - 10:35pm
April 25, 2018
Cynthia Monteau, right, tax director of the MHA Nation, and John Frederick, legal counsel of the MHA Nation, listen Wednesday, April 25, during a discussion on reducing natural gas flaring at Fort Berthold. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Federal regulators meet with industry, tribe to discuss flaring challenge
April 25, 2018 - 6:28pm
April 23, 2018
Map of line 3 project (Enbridge graphic)
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
April 23, 2018 - 6:49pm
Members of the North Dakota Industrial Commission, from left, Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring, Gov. Doug Burgum and Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem listen to testimony at a meeting Tuesday, April 17, at the state Capitol in Bismarck. (Mike Mccleary, Bismarck Tribune)
ND Industrial Commission falls 8 months behind on meeting minutes
April 23, 2018 - 9:00am
April 20, 2018
President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Naval Air Station Key West, in Key West, Fla., April 19, 2018. Earlier, Trump visited the Joint Interagency Task Force South, a federal narcotics interdiction operation based here. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump blasts OPEC, accusing the oil cartel of 'artificially' raising prices
April 20, 2018 - 10:06am
April 17, 2018
Justin Kringstad, right, director of the North Dakota Pipeline Authority, presents his findings on natural gas flaring to members of the North Dakota Industrial Commission at the state Capitol in Bismarck on Tuesday. To the left is Lynn Helms, director of Mineral Resources for the state. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
April 17, 2018 - 6:05pm
randomness