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    Take a few minutes to watch these videos and learn more about the Bakken and the oil and gas industry.

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    Northwest Landowner Association Expo draws large crowd to StanleyFebruary 10, 2016

    By Kevin Killough The Bakken could see a lot more cooperation between landowners and the oil industry. Fostering greater communication between them, as well as providing information to landowners, was the theme of the Northwest Landowners Association (NWLA) Expo last week in Stanley. The event featured informational booths from companies and government agencies, as well…

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    Watford’s Main Street welcomes new businessesFebruary 4, 2016

    By Amy Robinson Farmer Staff Writer Five new businesses have recently added some new life and excitement to Main Street in Watford City. It’s the first time in a long time that this many small businesses have come at one time, and it’s at a time when residents have been concerned about the downturn in…

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    After the Boom: Pipeline ReclamationFebruary 3, 2016


    State official says big pipeline spills should soon be a thing of the pastFebruary 3, 2016


    Upcoming Events

    2nd Annual Battle of the Bakken Blood DriveJanuary 15, 2016

    Oil companies to participate in blood drive – North Dakota oil companies will compete in a friendly competition with one another to help United Blood Services this winter. The competition is open to members of the community as well! Make sure you get in to donate blood and help your area company win the competition and...

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    CONTRIBUTING TO OUR COMMUNITIES

    Our member companies and their employees are dedicated to the communities in which they live and operate. Whether it is through Oil Can! programs, such as Pick Up the Patch! or Bakken Rocks CookFest or their own programs and foundations, companies strive to give back. Learn more or find out how you can request help for your community or organization.

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    Northwest Landowner Association Expo draws large crowd to Stanley

    By Kevin Killough The Bakken could see a lot more cooperation between landowners and the oil industry. Fostering greater communication between them, as well as providing information to landowners, was the theme of the Northwest Landowners Association (NWLA) Expo last week in Stanley. The event featured informational booths from companies and government agencies, as well…

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    Watford’s Main Street welcomes new businesses

    By Amy Robinson Farmer Staff Writer Five new businesses have recently added some new life and excitement to Main Street in Watford City. It’s the first time in a long time that this many small businesses have come at one time, and it’s at a time when residents have been concerned about the downturn in…

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    After the Boom: Pipeline Reclamation

    KXNet.com – Bismarck/Minot/Williston/Dickinson-KXNEWS,ND More than half of oil and gas products in the state are transported by pipeline. According to the North Dakota Pipeline Authority, there are close to seven-thousand miles of transmission and distribution pipelines in the state. In tonight’s segment of ‘After the Boom,’ Jennifer Kleen tells us about a pipeline reclamation program…

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    State official says big pipeline spills should soon be a thing of the past

    By Amy Dalrymple, Forum Communications STANLEY – Pipeline spills should become a smaller problem in North Dakota after new regulations are developed, a state official said Tuesday. “We shouldn’t have large spills anymore. That’s my goal,” said Kevin Connors, pipeline program supervisor for the Department of Mineral Resources. Connors outlined the new state pipeline program…

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