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March 21, 2017
Northwest ND county clarifies crew camp ordinance
WILLISTON, N.D.—Notices will be going out next week from Williams County in the far northwest part of North Dakota telling crew camp operators who don't comply with county ordinances that they have 90 days to return their properties to compliance or cease operation and return...
March 21, 2017 - 9:56pm
April 12, 2016
Williston crew camp operators seek help from courts to remain open
WILLISTON -- The largest provider of oilfield worker housing in the Bakken wants the courts to intervene in Williston’s decision to close all...
April 12, 2016 - 4:15pm
February 6, 2016
Crew-camp unit finds new life housing inmates at N.D. transitional facility
BISMARCK – A 185-foot-long housing unit that once provided temporary space for workers in North Dakota’s Oil Patch is getting a fresh start...
February 6, 2016 - 12:05am
December 7, 2015
Crew camp aims to open near Beulah
BEULAH, N.D. -- Yet another man camp operator from the Oil Patch expressed hopes of opening a facility in North Dakota’s coal country for workers building a $500 million urea plant at the Dakota Gasification Co. site northwest of Beulah. Civeo Corp. has applied to move single-wides...
December 7, 2015 - 5:25pm
Man camp pitches for site near Beulah
BEULAH — A major work camp operator feeling a pinch in the Oil Patch is eyeing the flood of workers coming in to build a $400 million urea fertilizer plant near Beulah. Capital Lodge, whose heyday as an industrial camp for 1,100 oil workers is over, made a pitch last week to the...
September 7, 2015 - 10:13pm
March 6, 2015
No reversal for Fryburg crew camp denial: Morgan Chase files appeal against Billings County
MEDORA — Billings County will face a lawsuit for denying a company permission to turn the Fryburg school building into a worker lodging facility. Morgan...
March 6, 2015 - 12:41am
February 3, 2015
No camp for Fryburg: Billings Co. shoots down lodging facility project for closed school
MEDORA — A proposal to build a worker housing development in Fryburg was denied Tuesday. The Billings County Commission voted 2-1 against...
February 3, 2015 - 10:43pm
December 30, 2014
Oilfield 'man camp' operator Civeo cuts jobs amid oil slump
WILLISTON -- Civeo Corp., which provides temporary housing for oilfield workers and miners, slashed its workforce on Monday and said revenue could fall by a third as slumping crude prices force oil producers to cut costs The warning adds jitters to the already-wary global oil...
December 30, 2014 - 12:33pm
December 18, 2014
Finding a compromise: Latest plan to build worker camp in Fryburg postponed
MEDORA — The latest proposal to turn an old school in Fryburg into a crew camp has been tabled by the Billings County Zoning Board. Morgan...
December 18, 2014 - 10:41pm
December 15, 2014
Developers to take another shot at Fryburg housing project
FRYBURG — Despite a predicted downturn in oil drilling, developers, whose proposed project was rejected earlier this year, are back with a scaled-down plan to turn the former Fryburg school into housing for oil workers. Richard Brown, of Morgan Chase Management, said he thinks...
December 15, 2014 - 11:26pm
October 3, 2014
NPN project may bring crew camps to Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS — Temporary labor housing, commonly known as man camps, may be required to house the estimated 2,000 construction workers expected for the Northern Plains Nitrogen fertilizer project in Grand Forks. City officials say the need for some sort of temporary housing camp...
October 3, 2014 - 10:15pm
July 30, 2014
Ex-fiancée defends murder suspect from Michigan: Prosecution wonders why she went to defense attorney first instead of police
GRAND FORKS — The ex-fiancée of Ryan Neil Anderson took the stand Wednesday in his murder trial in Grand Forks, with the prosecution scrutinizing her side of the story. The Iron River, Mich., man is accused of stabbing his friend Christopher King, also of Iron River, to death...
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July 30, 2014 - 11:53pm
July 15, 2014
Hotel Fryburg? Extended stay complex may come to small Bakken town
FRYBURG — Companies specializing in housing for oil and gas workers plan to build a $12.8 million extended-stay hotel where the former Fryburg...
July 15, 2014 - 11:19pm
May 31, 2014
Assessing the damage: McKenzie Co. to consider disaster declaration
By Amy Dalrymple Forum News Service WATFORD CITY — McKenzie County Commissioners are expected to consider a county disaster declaration Tuesday,...
May 31, 2014 - 8:38pm
FOTB: In McKenzie Co., emergencies require double duty
WATFORD CITY — In her first three weeks on the job, the new McKenzie County emergency manager visited the National Weather Service, held a...
May 31, 2014 - 8:05pm