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In bet on oil prices, WPX plans to add Bakken rigs

reuters.com — Though only the 11th-largest North Dakota oil producer, trailing Whiting Petroleum Corp and others, WPX has effectively staked out a leadership position in the state's Bakken shale formation by saying it will add rigs, slash well completion costs and target a 20 percent boost in output by 2016.

In bet on oil prices, WPX plans to add Bakken rigs

reuters.com — Though only the 11th-largest North Dakota oil producer, trailing Whiting Petroleum Corp and others, WPX has effectively staked out a leadership position in the state's Bakken shale formation by saying it will add rigs, slash well completion costs and target a 20 percent boost in output by 2016.

North Dakota's oil rig count appears to have hit bottom

reuters.com — For the past three weeks the count has hovered between 76 and 79, after sliding only slightly from 80 at the end of May. On June 12, the count hit 76, the lowest since 2009. The count bobbed slightly in the ensuing days, hitting 77 on Tuesday.

North Dakota's oil rig count appears to have hit bottom

reuters.com — For the past three weeks the count has hovered between 76 and 79, after sliding only slightly from 80 at the end of May. On June 12, the count hit 76, the lowest level since 2009. The count bobbed slightly in the ensuing days, hitting 77 on Tuesday.

North Dakota governor sees OPEC ceding global swing status

reuters.com — Since November, the Saudi Arabian-led cartel has held to a policy of unconstrained output, an approach many suspect is designed to flood global markets with more crude, push prices lower and punish rivals, including North Dakota, the second-largest U.S. oil producer.

North Dakota governor sees OPEC ceding global swing status

reuters.com — Since November, the Saudi Arabian-led cartel has held to a policy of unconstrained output, an approach many suspect is designed to flood global markets with more crude, push prices lower and punish rivals, including North Dakota, the second-largest U.S. oil producer.

North Dakota governor sees OPEC ceding global swing status

reuters.com — Since November, the Saudi Arabian-led cartel has held to a policy of unconstrained output, an approach many suspect is designed to flood global markets with more crude, push prices lower and punish rivals, including North Dakota, the second-largest U.S. oil producer.

North Dakota's workers comp claims rise less than expected

reuters.com — By Ernest Scheyder WILLISTON, N.D. (Reuters) - The number of workers compensation filings in North Dakota's oil patch rose less than forecast from January through March, leading state officials to curb projections for total fiscal year filings, data released on Wednesday showed. The projected decrease in filings surprised officials and industry executives across the No.

REFILE-North Dakota's workers comp claims rise less than expected

reuters.com — By Ernest Scheyder WILLISTON, N.D., June 17 (Reuters) - The number of workers compensation filings in North Dakota's oil patch rose less than forecast from January through March, leading state officials to curb projections for total fiscal year filings, data released on Wednesday showed.

North Dakota's workers comp claims rise less than expected

reuters.com — The projected decrease in filings surprised officials and industry executives across the No. 2 U.S. oil producing state as expectations for an increase were high with the recent slide in crude prices.
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