Slawson Exploration Co. seems to always know how to make money in the hunt for oil. In fact, exploration in the Williston Basin could be considered synonymous with the Slawson name. The Kansas-based private, family-owned company is an industry leader with a reputation of great success while facing tough challenges. As rigs migrate from the fringe areas of the Bakken to better producing core areas, Slawson finds itself in a coveted position with several rigs in southwest Mountrail County.
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