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Stockholders approve Andeavor, Marathon merger

A Marathon Petroleum drilling rig is shown on Sept. 27, 2013 in northeastern Slope County in North Dakota. Forum News Service file photo

BISMARCK -- Andeavor stockholders voted to approve the company's merger with Marathon Petroleum Corp.

Approval made up 99 percent of votes cast. Marathon's voting stockholders also cast votes 98 percent in approval.

The pending merger is expected to be complete Oct. 1.

Andeavor stockholders also voted in compensation for Andeavor executive officers in connection with the merger.