Lucas Lowman sits in his living room in Williston. Lowman moved to North Dakota from Georgia as a pre-med student with the hopes of making enough money to help pay for the remainder of his med-school classes. (FNS Photo by Kile Brewer)
Stories from Williston: Boomtown residents come from all over, and they have tales of toil and riches
WILLISTON — Everyone in this town seems to have a story. From a hotel receptionist from Kenya to a pre-med major from Georgia working on an oil rig, Williston has a bit of everything, and everybody.
Years into the oil boom, news of Williston’s explosive growth, and the wealth and strains that have come with it, has been well-documented.
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