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Business booming for Oil Patch fireworks stores

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WILLISTON -- Business was booming Wednesday at fireworks stands in the Oil Patch.

Jon Gayle, a salesman for Five Star Fireworks in Williston, said most of the shop's business comes from oil field workers, and it's not uncommon to see guys spend $3,000 to $4,000.


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Amy Dalrymple

Amy Dalrymple is a Forum News Service reporter stationed in the Oil Patch. She can be reached at or (701) 580-6890.