Arctic refuge oil bonanza more likely to be bust for GOP budget – Santa Fe New Mexican

Arctic refuge oil bonanza more likely to be bust for GOP budget
Santa Fe New Mexican
Data from previous Arctic oil lease sales suggest the U.S. is likely to collect less than a fifth of that billion-dollar goal over the next decade— about $145.5 million — from auctioning off territory in the sprawling northeast Alaska refuge where

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Will coming oil lease sale deliver local jobs? – Houma Courier


Houma Courier
Will coming oil lease sale deliver local jobs?
Houma Courier
The action, the second sale under a five-year plan initially approved by the Obama administration, was announced today by U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. Officials will seek bids March 21 in New Orleans for federal waters off all five Gulf states
Interior to Offer Largest Oil and Gas Lease Sale in USNewsmax
Largest oil and gas lease sale in US history coming in MarchWorkBoat (blog)

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Midland County double murderer Clinton Young granted stay of execution – CBS7 News (press release)


CBS7 News (press release)
Midland County double murderer Clinton Young granted stay of execution
CBS7 News (press release)
… of Criminal Justice confirmed that Young had been granted the stay. No new date has been set at this time. Back in 2003, a Midland County jury convicted Young of double murder. Young shot and killed Samuel Petrey on an oil lease in northeast Midland.

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The benefits of opening Alaska's ANWR reserve wouldn't pay for the costs – The Hill


The Hill
The benefits of opening Alaska’s ANWR reserve wouldn’t pay for the costs
The Hill
What’s more, the budgets anticipate selling nearly every oil lease that would become available — a goal that is more than double what even the most optimistic recent experience tells us is likely. And there’s more. If the oil companies produce more

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BLM recommends including minerals near Theodore Roosevelt National Park in lease sale – West Fargo Pioneer


West Fargo Pioneer
BLM recommends including minerals near Theodore Roosevelt National Park in lease sale
West Fargo Pioneer
… and ending on March 13, 2018. The BLM said a decision about whether the parcel will be included in the sale will be published a few days before the sale. Explore related topics:Newsoil leaseTheodore Roosevelt National ParkNorth Dakota. Advertisement.

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Crude oil shipping banned under new Milwaukee port lease – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Crude oil shipping banned under new Milwaukee port lease
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
“Very big questions remain about U.S. Oil’s lease and plans for storing and shipping hazardous cargo,” CARS member Eric Hansen said at Wednesday’s meeting. Richard Sawall, director of business development for U.S. Venture, pushed back against those …

North Dakota minerals may be included in oil lease sale – The Olympian

North Dakota minerals may be included in oil lease sale
The Olympian
A parcel of land bordering Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota may be included in a federal oil and gas lease sale. Conservationists are urging the Bureau of Land Management not to include the 120-acre parcel in the sale, and they’re
North Dakota minerals may be included in oil lease sale – Star TribuneMinneapolis Star Tribune

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Minerals near Theodore Roosevelt National Park considered for oil lease sale – Rapid City Journal


Rapid City Journal
Minerals near Theodore Roosevelt National Park considered for oil lease sale
Rapid City Journal
A company has expressed interest in buying mineral rights for an oil lease near Theodore Roosevelt National Park in western North Dakota. Associated Press file. BISMARCK, N.D. | The Bureau of Land Management is considering including a parcel …

OPINION: David gambled with Goliath in a landmark North Slope oil lease fight. Goliath won. – Bristol Bay Times

OPINION: David gambled with Goliath in a landmark North Slope oil lease fight. Goliath won.
Bristol Bay Times
In 1967, a Fairbanks man gambled on the oil and gas rights to nearly 5,000 acres on the North Slope. The cost? About $1 an acre. A year later, after the discovery of the largest oil field in North America a few miles from these leases, pharmacist Tom …

David gambled with Goliath in a landmark North Slope oil lease fight. Goliath won. – Alaska Dispatch News

David gambled with Goliath in a landmark North Slope oil lease fight. Goliath won.
Alaska Dispatch News
In 1967, a Fairbanks man gambled on the oil and gas rights to nearly 5,000 acres on the North Slope. The cost? About $1 an acre. A year later, after the discovery of the largest oil field in North America a few miles from these leases, pharmacist Tom …