Dalrymple: Caution urged during North Dakota's largest road construction season ever
WATFORD CITY -- I seriously considered phoning this assignment in.
I feared that driving from Williston to Watford City in heavy rain Thursday on a deadly stretch of Oil Patch highway to a press conference on road safety might make me another statistic.
But with 48 traffic fatalities so far this year -- 12 of those in McKenzie County -- there is no topic that deserves more news coverage in western North Dakota than highway safety.
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