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September 24, 2018
An oil well pumps at sunrise in western North Dakota's Bakken Formation. Forum News Service file photo.
Bakken reserves hold 30 to 40 billion barrels of recoverable oil, industry executive says
September 24, 2018 - 7:23pm
August 25, 2018
Ned Kruger, left, and Levi Moxness, of the North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources Geological Survey, collect sand samples from state land in Billings County. Courtesy of the North Dakota Geological Survey
Geologists study ND sand for use in fracking
August 25, 2018 - 5:46pm
February 9, 2018
 wastewater injection well in Prague, Okla. Oklahoma is by far the state most affected by earthquakes triggered by human activity — primarily oil and gas operations — according to a map released by the United States Geological Survey on April 23, 2015. (Nick Oxford/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
New breed of fracking earthquakes sends warning to oil drillers
February 9, 2018 - 12:54pm
November 8, 2016
U.S. oil hub works to resume normal operations after 5.0 earthquake
November 8, 2016 - 6:45am
A pumpjack brings oil to the surface in the Monterey Shale, Calif., in this file photo dated April 29, 2013. REUTERS / Lucy Nicholson
U.S. judge halts fracking plan for federal lands in California
September 8, 2016 - 1:00am
July 29, 2016
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
July 29, 2016 - 2:00am
SEC: Texas 'Frack Master' bilked investors out of millions
June 29, 2016 - 6:36am
May 20, 2016
Daryl Dukart, left, the president of the North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties, listens to speaker Kostas Voutsas during the association's executive committee meeting Thursday at the Ramada Grand Dakota Hotel in Dickinson. (FNS Photo by Dustin Monke)
Association of oil and gas counties eyeing rebrand
May 20, 2016 - 6:19am
April 18, 2016
A worker grabs a nozzle at a petrol station in Tehran, Iran January 25, 2016. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi/TIMA
Oil prices slide after demise of freeze plan
April 18, 2016 - 9:00am
April 15, 2016
A drilling rig operates near Keene, N.D., on Monday, March 14, 2016. North Dakota's drilling rig count is down to about 29, the lowest since October 2005. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
ND oil production isn't as steep as projected
April 15, 2016 - 10:41am
April 14, 2016
Oil regulators visit spill site amid hearing on tougher regulations
April 14, 2016 - 6:41am
March 11, 2016
Dems dishonest about fracking
March 11, 2016 - 5:47am
January 30, 2016
Group says offshore fracking accord reached in California
January 30, 2016 - 1:00am
July 29, 2015
U.S. oil firms turn to fracking mixology as crude slides again
July 29, 2015 - 11:30am
July 27, 2015
Study: Fracking may increase high school dropout rates
July 27, 2015 - 6:51am