21
Jul
Whiting Petroleum to Acquire Williston Basin Asset and Divest Colorado Asset
Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) (“Whiting” or the “Company”) today announced that it has entered into separate definitive agreements to acquire oil and gas assets in the Williston Basin of North Dakota and divest of all its oil and gas assets in the Denver-Julesburg Basin of Colorado (the “Redtail assets”).

12
Jul
Shale oil now has a new benchmark that can replace WTI - a Brent of its own
American shale oil has a new benchmark, and a driving force behind it is one of the Bakken’s own.

09
Jul
State Sues Biden Over Lease Ban
The state of North Dakota is suing the Biden administration, including the Department of Interior and the Bureau of Land Management, over BLM's cancellation of scheduled auctions of oil and gas leases of public mineral rights in the state.

25
Jun
County to Consider TENORM Apps
The Williams County Commission has two big decisions to make Tuesday when it meets to consider the applications of companies seeking permits to dispose of TENORM in local landfills.

22
Jun
Dakota Access lawsuit dismissed; future challenges possible
A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed the lawsuit filed by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe challenging the operation of the Dakota Access Pipeline.

18
Jun
TENORM Disposal Projects Stalled
The fate of two applications for landfill disposal of TENORM waste in Williams County is uncertain after the county planning and zoning commission recommended denial of one permit and postponed action on the other.

04
Jun
Monthly Meeting Recap
The Williston Basin Chapter of API met on Thursday, May 20, 2021.

28
May
Load Restrictions Lifted on Most Highways
Seasonal load restrictions were lifted on the majority of ND highways effective Wednesday. Some annual load restrictions, however, remain in the northwest region.