Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. to Present At IPAA 2007 OGIS New York

MINNEAPOLIS, April 4, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (OTCBB:NOGS), announced today that it has been selected to present at the 2007 Independent Petroleum Association of America's Oil & Gas Investment Symposium in New York.

Northern's CEO, Michael Reger, is scheduled to present on Wednesday, April 25, 2007 at 4:35 PM EDT. Webcasting will be available for the presentation and can be accessed by logging onto www.ipaa.org.

The Oil & Gas Investment Symposium New York (OGIS New York) is the premier outlet for publicly traded independent exploration and production, and service and supply companies to present their company profiles to the investment community. Last year's Symposium attracted over 1,600 attendees, including more than 700 buy/sell-side analysts and portfolio managers and 100 presenting companies. -- IPAA

About Northern Oil and Gas, Inc.

Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. ("Northern Oil") is a Nevada corporation focused on drilling exploratory and developmental wells primarily in the Rocky Mountain regions of the United States.

The primary focus of Northern Oil is the Middle Bakken formation in the Williston Basin. Northern Oil's secondary target is conventional, 3D driven, oil and gas exploration and development throughout the Rocky Mountain region.

More information may be found at www.northernoil.com.

Safe Harbor

Forward-looking statements in this release are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors are cautioned that such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, including without limitation, continued acceptance of the Company's products, increased levels of competition for the Company, new products and technological changes, the Company's dependence on third-party suppliers, and other risks detailed from time to time in the Company's periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

CONTACT:  Northern Oil and Gas, Inc.
          Michael Reger, CEO
          Ryan Gilbertson, CFO
          952-476-9800
          Fax: 952-476-9801
          www.northernoil.com