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August 29, 2012
OSHA investigating worker death in Williston area
August 29, 2012 - 11:39am
July 28, 2012
State Senate candidates confront area school challenges
July 28, 2012 - 12:00am
July 22, 2012
Mary Catherine Moore loaded up her pickup and left Williston last week to return home to Texas. Moore came to Williston in June and planned to spend a year working, but struggled to find housing.
FOTB: Going Home; Texas woman packs it in after a rough go in Williston
July 22, 2012 - 12:00am
July 16, 2012
Lawmakers weigh potential oil pros, cons in SD
July 16, 2012 - 2:05pm
June 24, 2012
Ardean Aafedt and his business partners bought The El Rancho Hotel in Williston during the mid-1980s and saw dramatic effects from the oil bust. Now his daughter, Cyndy Aafedt, is majority owner of the hotel as it faces new challenges related to the oil boom.
FOTB: Educated by history; 1980s bust influences Williston hotel owners to remain cautious
June 24, 2012 - 12:00am
May 28, 2012
Montana panel calls for pipeline safety improvements
May 28, 2012 - 2:46pm
May 27, 2012
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Larimore High School senior Mike Finn has decided to forgo college and instead move to Tioga and work in the Oil Patch. Finn said he intends to go to college in a couple of years.
Books or Boom? High wages in Oil Patch attract graduates, but colleges still have pull
May 27, 2012 - 12:00am
For personal safety, the mind is what matters
May 27, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
Builder: Oil boom best opportunity in decades
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2012
Effects of ND's oil boom to SD focus of conference
May 2, 2012 - 7:27am
April 25, 2012
Mac McCollum sits on a bench Tuesday outside Dickinson's West River Community Center. Matt Mack, the building's facility operations manager, said memberships increased by nearly 1,500 in the last year.
Dickinson's West River Community Center sees membership spike
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
Williston officials delay action on controversial RV ban
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 29, 2012
Former New Orleans construction group looking to capitalize on building boom calls Richardton home
March 29, 2012 - 12:00am
March 13, 2012
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Nick Webster, an Idaho native who was living in Dickinson, is being held at the Southwest Multi-County Correction Center in Dickinson for allegedly raping an elderly woman.
Idaho man charged in rape of elderly woman in Dickinson
March 13, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
South Heart plans in play; Washington company proposes numerous apartment complexes to ease housing crunch
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am