Devon to buy RimRock's Williston basin assets for $865 mln
Devon Energy Corp. said on Wednesday it would acquire the leasehold interest and related assets of RimRock Oil and Gas LP in the Williston Basin in North Dakota for $865 million.

NOG Announces Williston Basin Bolt-on Acquisition, Increased 2022 Activity, Shareholder Return Update
Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE: NOG) (the “Company” or “NOG”) today announced that it has entered into an acquisition agreement in the Williston Basin and provided additional updates on operations and guidance.

LongX Road Slide Area Under Repair: $2M Project to Move Road 500 Feet South
A slide area that's causing damage to LongX Road in McKenzie County is getting what county highway managers hope is a permanent fix this summer.

Hearing Set for Continental EOR Project: Company to Use Natural Gas for Oil Recovery
The ND Public Service Commission has scheduled a June 6 hearing in Williston on a permit application from Continental Resources to build 3.1 miles of pipeline to move natural gas to an existing oil well for an enhanced oil recovery pilot project.

Strong oil prices to spur higher taxes for North Dakota oil producers
North Dakota oil producers almost certainly will be paying higher state taxes for at least three months beginning June 1 due to strong oil prices, the state tax commissioner said Wednesday.

Natural gas production in the Bakken region grew while crude oil fell in 2021
Annual natural gas production (measured as gross withdrawals) in North Dakota’s Bakken region increased by 9% in 2021, even as the region’s crude oil production declined by 6%, according to our Drilling Productivity Report.

North Dakota company scrubs plans for trans-state natural gas pipeline
Despite millions of dollars in promised subsidies, a unit of North Dakota’s only Fortune 500 company says it won’t pursue plans to build a natural gas pipeline from western North Dakota’s oil patch to the eastern part of the state.

Remote work, technology helping oilfield cope better with blizzard
Technology hasn’t only helped companies grow the core of the Bakken out and extend its lifespan, it’s also helping them cope better with challenges like the recent three-day blizzard here in North Dakota.