Adapt to survive

October 1, 2014 MANDAREE (AP) — Troy Easton traded his career as a flight paramedic for a drilling rig job in Wyoming six years ago, pulling in three times what he used to make. more »»

 
 
 

Booming Basin News

Adapt to survive

October 1, 2014 MANDAREE (AP) — Troy Easton traded his career as a flight paramedic for a drilling rig job in Wyoming six years ago, pulling in three times what he used to make. more »»

No added danger

October 1, 2014 After fiery train derailments in Canada and Casselton, organizations around the country have worked hard to determine in Bakken crude was more volatile than oil from other formations around the... more »»

Finding help

October 1, 2014 When surface and mineral owners have issues with oil companies and other oil-field-related firms, there are agencies and organizations who offer services of hel. more »»

Legislators support concept of ‘surge’ bill

October 1, 2014 Minot would get about $50 million from a proposal to provide $800 million in “surge” funding to oil-impacted cities and counties, Sen. more »»

Study: Leaky wells, not ‘fracking,’ taint water

October 1, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — The drilling procedure called fracking didn’t cause much-publicized cases of tainted groundwater in areas of Pennsylvania and Texas, a new study finds. more »»