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West Fargo-based Titan Machinery tightens its belt during the weak ag economy
Compensation for school boards varies among largest ND districts
Roughrider Days demolition derby draws hundreds
Trinity’s first-ever graduating class celebrates 50 year reunion
Fires, high pressure puts region in a haze
crime and courts
nation and world
Authorities weigh in on lifting of federal oil export ban
Company wants to operate 75 wind turbines just north of Tioga in Oil Patch
Citizens discuss wind ordinances
Hearing scheduled for crude oil pipeline
Pilot program to settle landowner, pipeline reclamation battles is underway
Relay for Life team has fun while helping the community
Walking the path of light: Relay for Life gets underway Friday
'Free Indeed: A cooking guide
Trinity class celebrates 50-year reunion
Yard mushrooms: Yummy snack or deadly plant?
Herauf’s memorable season
University of North Dakota’s T.J. Oshie, Taylor Chorney reunited with Capitals
Casey Vernon grabs feature win, season's points standings
Ignorance poisons debate
The power of Human Imagination
Other Views: Supremes could learn from ND’s court
Canada prepares for (possibly) landmark election
A shift in the landscape
Brittany Lynn Hembree-Mueller
Lois J. Kunze
May 19, 2015
‘Pretty monumental’ event center construction begins in Watford City
WATFORD CITY — Watford City breaks ground today on an $83 million event center, marking three years of work and planning backed by a public vote to increase the city’s sales tax after the Stenehjem family donated the land on which to build. Mayor Brent Sanford said he’s hoping...
news / local
May 19, 2015 - 10:50pm
April 25, 2015
Sanford: HB 1476 reduces future downside risks
As a local political subdivision reliant on oil tax revenues, Watford City urged a do-pass recommendation on House Bill 1476. Recent legislative sessions have seen numerous attempts by both parties to reduce the overall oil tax rate and eliminate the extraction tax holiday price triggers....
opinion / columns
April 25, 2015 - 8:30pm
Lawmakers to take a tour of Oil Patch
WATFORD CITY — Watford City Mayor Brent Sanford says it’s time to shift the focus on why the oil patch is important to the entire state. And...
Energy / Bakken
July 25, 2014 - 11:59pm
May 7, 2014
Accurate 2020 count will require some legwork
WILLISTON — Getting an accurate count of North Dakota’s population in 2020 will require working with local communities and educating people...
Energy / Bakken
May 7, 2014 - 6:52pm
April 9, 2014
Watford City: Rec center plans ‘as critical as streets’
WATFORD CITY — Leaders in this booming town say a $56 million indoor recreation facility and events center is key to keeping working families...
news / north dakota
April 9, 2014 - 7:44pm
March 2, 2014
The boom’s ‘epicenter:' Oil Patch hub Watford City adjusts to burgeoning population, financial questions
WATFORD CITY — There are days, Brent Sanford said, when he struggles to wrap his head around everything happening in his hometown. Ten years...
news / local
March 2, 2014 - 1:25am