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    XTO grants help fund equipment for first-respondersSeptember 26, 2016

    By Renée Jean rjean@willistonherald.com Williston and other Bakken-area fire departments will be getting needed equipment and training, thanks to a series of grants from XTO, a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corp. In all, XTO gave $65,000 to various fire departments and emergency service organizations in the Bakken. “XTO would like to thank the emergency responders…

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    Breakthroughs are fueling the BakkenSeptember 26, 2016

    By Renée Jean rjean@willistonherald.com MINOT — Operators have been saying the Bakken is getting better and better, but North Dakota Department of Minerals Director Lynn Helms had the numbers to show it. Not only are today’s wells vastly superior to wells of even two years ago, Helms said, but they now have a lifespan that…

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    NDPC salutes stars of the industrySeptember 26, 2016


    CHI St. Alexius Williston seeing growth in birthsSeptember 26, 2016


    Upcoming Events

    2nd Annual Spread the Warmth Clothing DriveSeptember 13, 2016

    The North Dakota Petroleum Council (NDPC) and its members are hosting the 2nd  Annual Spread the Warmth Winter Clothing Drive to help collect winter clothing that will fill a vital need in many communities this winter. We are asking companies, their employees and community members to help make this drive a success by donating new and/or...

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    Hess Corporation Tioga Blood DriveSeptember 14, 2016

    Hess Corporation will host a blood drive in Tioga. This drive is open to the public, so please get out and help in this great cause!   WHAT:   Blood Drive   WHEN:     Tuesday, October 4 8:15 a.m. to 12 p.m.   WHERE:           Hess Corporation Office 10384 68th...

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    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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    XTO grants help fund equipment for first-responders

    By Renée Jean rjean@willistonherald.com Williston and other Bakken-area fire departments will be getting needed equipment and training, thanks to a series of grants from XTO, a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corp. In all, XTO gave $65,000 to various fire departments and emergency service organizations in the Bakken. “XTO would like to thank the emergency responders…

    READ MORE

    Breakthroughs are fueling the Bakken

    By Renée Jean rjean@willistonherald.com MINOT — Operators have been saying the Bakken is getting better and better, but North Dakota Department of Minerals Director Lynn Helms had the numbers to show it. Not only are today’s wells vastly superior to wells of even two years ago, Helms said, but they now have a lifespan that…

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    NDPC salutes stars of the industry

    By Renée Jean rjean@willistonherald.com Among the many big topics handled by big oil at the annual North Dakota Petroleum Conference this year in Minot, the industry took some time out to recognize four of its members for their work on behalf of the public and the energy industry. Kathy Neset, last year’s Hall of Fame…

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    CHI St. Alexius Williston seeing growth in births

    Nick Amatangelo, KUMV WILLISTON, N.D. – In February, we reported that while there might be a slowdown in oil, there is no slowdown in the number of babies being born in Williston. Nine and a half months into the year, that is still the case. CHI St. Alexius Williston saw its 600th baby born in…

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