A Shale-Oil Boomtown Climbs Back From the Bust

13 Jun 2017   Shale Oil

Radio stations here are again running ads from oil-field companies seeking drivers and mechanics. A store is serving up an alligator-and-crawfish lunch to welcome workers from the Gulf Coast. New rigs are rising across the sprawling prairie. Drillers are inching back to action in North Dakota‚Äôs Bakken shale region, a sign the recovery of the American oil and gas sector is spreading beyond the Texas and Oklahoma…

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