- Associated Press - Sunday, November 2, 2014

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A quarterly state auction for oil drilling rights on North Dakota state land is being held at the state Capitol in Bismarck.

The Bismarck Tribune reports (https://bit.ly/1qaJuIo ) that more than 14,115 mineral acres in nine counties will be auctioned Tuesday.

McKenzie County has the most land available for auction, at 9,335 acres. The remaining acreage is located in Billings, Bottineau, Dunn, Hettinger, Mountrail, Renville and Williams counties.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide