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    From Dickinson to Dickinson: Education and energy find common purpose in storm relief

    By Patrick Bernadeau and Iain Woessner   With the states of Florida and Texas still reeling from deadly, catastrophic storms, a pair of local schools are doing their part to get those locations back on their feet. Students at Dickinson High School and Dickinson Middle School took the initiative, brainstorming and following through on plans to help…

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    Oasis Petroleum Hosts Bike Giveaway During Alexander’s Old Settler’s Day

    Oasis Petroleum has been an Old Settlers Parade participant for several years but this year Conrad Ellis wanted to do something different! When he went to town to purchase candy to give away he thought it would be fun to give away a couple bikes and helmets as well….he had them in his office and…

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    Walther wins Bakken U Scholarship

    Minot State University student Nicole Walther is one of two individuals who was awarded the Bakken U Scholarship for 2017-18, the North Dakota University System announced. The scholarship is given through donations from the North Dakota Petroleum Council. Dickinson State’s Owen Short was named as the second award winner. Walther, a Williston native, is currently…

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    Companies Compete to Collect Food and Essentials for Those in Need

    Bismarck, N.D. – It’s going to be a throwdown for North Dakota Petroleum Council (NDPC) members as they kick off a competition to see which company can collect the most food, essentials and supplies for their communities. The industry is launching “FEAST” – a Food, Essentials and Supplies Throwdown – this month to help food…

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    ONEOK to Donate $500,000 for Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

    ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE: OKE) today announced that the ONEOK Foundation will contribute $500,000 for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, which consists of an immediate donation of $300,000 to the American Red Cross of Greater Houston. The remaining $200,000 will be committed to support ONEOK’s employee-led charitable organization already created to help ONEOK employees in times of…

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    All-female team takes on rig training

    By Renée Jean [email protected] When she was in her 20s, Loren Ferguson thought about getting a job in the oilfield, but her dad talked her out of it. She was attracted to the money, but dad was so concerned about the idea, he actually offered to pay her not to pursue it. “That’s a hard…

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    Crestwood Donates to McKenzie County Healthcare Systems’ New Medical Facility

    Crestwood Equity Partners LP (NYSE:CEQP) (“Crestwood”) announced today that it has pledged $150,000 to McKenzie County Healthcare Systems’ new medical facility in Watford City, North Dakota. The new medical facility is currently under construction and scheduled to be completed in the summer of 2018. The donation will provide Crestwood with a naming privilege to the…

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    Enbridge holds safety drill on Missouri River

    By Renée Jean [email protected] The challenges of the fast-flowing Missouri River in summer were what lay before about 40 Enbridge employees Tuesday afternoon. The employees participated in one of the regular training sessions the Midstream Energy company requires all of its employees to take at least once a year. Out on the water, a boat…

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    Crestwood donates to Watford City medical facility

    By Renée Jean [email protected] Crestwood Equity Partners is the latest oil and gas company to contribute to Watford City’s new medical center.  The company, which has an office in Watford City, is donating $150,000 to the new facility and will be naming the nursing station in the hospital side.  The $74 million medical facility has…

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    This generation will carry on tradition of leading the Bakken

    Tanner Hopfauf, Dickinson, North Dakota API Dickinson recently selected and announced its 2017 scholarship recipients and a total of $19,000 was given to 26 young adults. I am one of the lucky recipients and would like to say thank you to the volunteers of API Dickinson and all those in the oil and gas industry and…

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