Alexander breaks ground on school expansion project
By Amy Robinson Farmer Staff Writer The Alexander Public School held its ribbon-cutting ceremony for their new expansion project on Tuesday, Aug. 18. There to celebrate were school officials and teachers, students, members of the construction company, and community members. “I’m so grateful for the staff I have,” said Leslie Bieber, Alexander Public School superintendent….
Walking Oil Rigs Spur Cheaper, Quicker Drilling in Supply Glut
David Wethe, Bloomberg Business Have you ever seen an oil rig walk? Some of the newest rigs can travel hundreds of yards to the next well under their own power, lurching along like 150-foot-tall robots on hydraulic legs that raise the equipment five inches at a time, nudging forward at about a foot per minute. While that…
Spread the Warmth Winter Clothing Drive Gives Back to Communities
Bismarck, N.D. – The North Dakota Petroleum Council (NDPC) and its members are kicking off the 1st Annual Spread the Warmth Winter Clothing Drive today, Sept. 1. The month-long drive will help collect winter clothing that will fill a vital need in many communities this winter. “So many of our neighbors need help, and our…
Purity Oilfield Services gives over $22,000
By Melissa Krause email@example.com Many companies in the oil industry have disregarded the uncertain economic climate and have remained undeterred when giving back to the community. Over $22,000 in sizable donations from Purity Oilfield Services was split between the local 4-H and Teen Challenge programs on Thursday. A concept for a “truck rodeo” was…