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    In July of 2012, the mother of 21-year old Dustin Bergsing filed a wrongful-death suit in Yellowstone County District Court. Bergsing died on January 7…

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  • Oil Price Crash Creates New Wild West In Shale Boom Towns

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  • ISIS Burn Iraqi Oil Fields To Hold Off Iraqi Offensive

    Published 06 March 2015 | viewed 20,519 times

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  • Crude Down Following Biggest Weekly Inventory Rise In 14 Years

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  • Oil Prices Tumble As Pace Of Rig Count Decline Slows

    Published 27 February 2015 | viewed 9,798 times

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  • Oil Markets Jumped The Gun

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  • EIA Inventory Announcement Scuppers Oil Rally Hopes

    Published 19 February 2015 | viewed 10,273 times

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  • As Rig Count continues To Fall, Production Soars To Record Highs

    Published 13 February 2015 | viewed 9,304 times

    Despite the dramatic plunge in rig counts, this week saw yet another surge in production to record highs and with storage levels getting close to…

  • After Saudi Arabia Crushes US Shale Who Will It Go After Next?

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