Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Stockton Jo Ann F.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
SUITE 4700


(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Vice President, Commercial
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
No securities are beneficially owned.
/s/ Bruce R. DeBoer, Attorney-in-Fact for Stockton, Jo Ann F. 10/07/2020
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
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	Know all by these presents, that, for good and valuable
consideration, the sufficiency and receipt of which are hereby
acknowledged, the undersigned hereby constitutes and appoints each of
Bruce R. DeBoer and M. Scott Regan, and any of their substitutes,
signing singly, the undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in-fact
	(1)	execute for and on behalf of the undersigned (in
accordance with Section 16(a) of the Securities and Exchange Act of
1934, as amended, and the rules thereunder (the "Exchange Act")), in
the undersigned's capacity as an officer and/or director of Whiting
Petroleum Corporation, a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), any
and all Forms 3, 4 and/or 5, and any amendments thereto, that are
necessary or advisable for the undersigned to file under Section
16(a) (collectively, "Documents");
	(2)	do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the
undersigned that may be necessary or desirable to complete and
execute any such Documents and timely file such Documents with the
United States Securities and Exchange Commission and any stock
exchange or similar authority, including completing and executing a
Uniform Application for Access Codes to File on EDGAR on Form ID; and
	(3)	take any other action of any type whatsoever in
connection with the foregoing which, in the opinion of such attorney-
in-fact, may be of benefit to, in the best interest of, or legally
required by, the undersigned, it being understood that the documents
executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned
pursuant to this Power of Attorney shall be in such form and shall
contain such terms and conditions as such attorney-in-fact may
approve in such attorney-in-fact's discretion.
	The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact
full power and authority to do and perform any and every act and
thing whatsoever requisite, necessary or proper to be done in the
exercise of any of the rights and powers herein granted, as fully to
all intents and purposes as the undersigned might or could do if
personally present, with full power of substitution or revocation,
hereby ratifying and confirming all that each such attorney-in-fact
(or such attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes) shall lawfully
do or cause to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the
rights and powers herein granted.  The undersigned acknowledges that
each attorney-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of
the undersigned, is not assuming, nor is such attorney-in-fact's
substitute or substitutes or the Company assuming, any of the
undersigned's responsibilities to comply with the Exchange Act.  The
undersigned agrees to defend and hold harmless each attorney-in-fact
(and such attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes) from and
against any and all loss, damage or liability that such attorney-in-
fact may sustain as a result of any action taken in good faith
	This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect
until the undersigned is no longer required to file Documents with
respect to the undersigned's holdings of and transactions in
securities issued by the Company, unless earlier revoked by the
undersigned in a signed writing delivered to each of the foregoing
	IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of
Attorney to be executed as of this 29th day of September 2020.

/s/ Jo Ann F. Stockton
Jo Ann F. Stockton