- North Dakota oil expo comes amid trouble times for industry Updated: May-22-16 10:20 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota's oil expo and conference kicks off at a troubled time for the industry, with depressed prices and a drop in drilling activity that has hurt both oil companies and oil-producing states like this one. The three-day Williston Basin Petroleum Conference and Expo starts Tuesday in Bismarck with a theme of "Bakken Forward," featuring seminars and talks aimed at making it through the rough patch. The event closes with an address by Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump.
- Donald Trump to speak at North Dakota oil expo in Bismarck Updated: May-04-16 11:27 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has been tabbed as the keynote speaker for the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference that will be held later this month in Bismarck, an oil industry group said Wednesday.