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Kenmare native reinvents himself for current oil boom


Having grown up near Kenmare, Wayne Lagorin has always been a North Dakotan by heart.

From drilling oil wells as a young man to later becoming the president of one of the leading oil and gas industry engineering firms in the western U.S., Lagorin has watched the transformation of his home state into an energy powerhouse with keen interest.

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Bryan Horwath
A Wisconsin native, Horwath has been covering news in the Oil Patch of North Dakota since 2012. Horwath currently serves as the senior agriculture and political reporter for The Dickinson Press and, despite the team's tendency to always let him down, remains a diehard Minnesota Vikings fan.
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