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Parts of southwest N.D. on cusp of grain harvest
2 men arrested for drug delivery near school
Dickinson police respond to Friday morning stabbing
Port: Democrats may introduce bill to raise oil tax during special session
Farm King closing S.D. store
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil producer Halcon Resources files for bankruptcy protection
Standing Rock tribe files lawsuit over Dakota Access Pipeline
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
Hess project to bring Bakken oil to Dakota Access
Whiting Petroleum quarterly loss increases on weak oil price
Dickinson native Jaeger receives entrepreneurship award
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Dickinson’s Lamise Oyugi gains subscribers on her YouTube cooking channel
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Stark County teen takes aim with muzzleloaders
Twins trade Nunez to Giants
Class A Legion Baseball Notebook: Wahpeton, Valley City and West Fargo all pick up wins
Volunteers bow out of Class A legion tourney with loss to hard-hitting Devils Lake
Roughriders rebound against Grand Forks, keep season alive in Legion AA tournament
Big 7th pushes Twins past Orioles
Brock: Birthday golf lesson
Port: Real sovereignty for Native Americans would mean property rights and policy autonomy
Jacobs: More delay in North Dakotan's confirmation
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
Holten: The real truth about the status quo
good bad and ugly
Monte J. Geerts
Eldon D. "Bus" Patterson
Elsie Louise Schuetzle Huether
Grant Gerhard Gullickson
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
August 22, 2012
Git-R-Done: Larry the Cable Guy discovers Oil Patch 'Only in America'
TIOGA -- Larry the Cable Guy was among some of his biggest fans Tuesday when he stopped to film a show at an Oil Patch crew camp. "Oh my gosh....
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
August 15, 2012
Letter: Target Logistics takes steps to keep crew camps safe
In response to the shooting and murder Aug. 4 at another crew camp near Tioga, Target Logistics issued the following to its customers: "Please rest assured that Target Logistics has strict security measures in place to help prevent such situations at our lodges, including: - Facilities...
August 15, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2012
Judge sets $1M bond for man accused of crew camp homicide
WILLISTON (AP) -- Bond was set at $1 million Wednesday for a Texas man accused in a fatal shooting at a worker camp in the western North Dakota Oil Patch. Victor Lamont, 24, of Lufkin, Texas, is charged with murder, attempted murder and terrorizing. He is accused of killing 57-year-old...
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am
August 8, 2012
Murder charge filed in Tioga camp shooting; Texas man faces other counts
WILLISTON -- A man arrested in connection with a fatal shooting at a Tioga crew camp is expected to appear in court today on charges of murder...
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
FOTB: School bus provides home away from home
TIOGA -- For Donald Widner, home, sweet home, is a purple school bus. The 49-year-old is chasing high-paying jobs in the Oil Patch, and his...
July 8, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
Dunn County calls for crew camp moratorium
A crew camp moratorium will be in place in Dunn Center until the city can better review its housing situation. The moratorium was decided on at a special City Council meeting last week after it learned of a resident who was housing 10 to 12 workers on their property without getting...
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
Dunn County OK's 2 developments
MANNING -- The Dunn County Planning Commission approved two smaller workforce housing developments, and put a request for a 650-person crew camp on hold during its Tuesday meeting at the Dunn County Courthouse. The commission gave David King of Killdeer the OK for a 12-person single-employer...
June 13, 2012 - 12:43am
June 7, 2012
Crew camp in Dunn County could grow to 1,650 units
Oil Patch workers will soon have more than 2,000 rooms in crew camps in Dunn County, officials said Wednesday. Planning and Zoning Commission members approved 400 additional units for Target Logistics' crew camp 10 miles north of Dickinson on Tuesday at a meeting in the Dunn County...
June 7, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
Dunn County Planning and Zoning approves 500-unit crew camp
Dunn County could get more rooms for workers in the Oil Patch, officials said Tuesday. The Dunn County Planning and Zoning Commission at the on Tuesday at the Dunn County Courthouse in Manning approved a 500-unit crew camp in the Five Diamond Industrial Park, which sits on approximately...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
June 5, 2012
Dickinson approves 3,000-person crew camp
Dickinson City commissioners and the hospitality industry butted heads Monday at a meeting at City Hall over a 3,000-unit lodging facility on...
June 5, 2012 - 12:00am
May 29, 2012
Company eyes South Heart for 200-person crew camp
SOUTH HEART -- The city has given the go-ahead for construction of a 200-unit crew camp, but the company interested in the project has yet to...
May 29, 2012 - 12:00am
May 20, 2012
Billings County to get crew camp
Plans for Billings County's first crew camp are moving ahead, officials said Friday, almost a year after construction was supposed to begin....
May 20, 2012 - 12:00am
May 17, 2012
Housing: Dunn County drops crew camp moratorium
MANNING -- Dunn County will lift its crew camp moratorium June 1. The Board of County Commissioners decided at its Wednesday meeting at the Dunn County Courthouse that it will also ask the planning and zoning committee to set parameters on the number of beds and locations if different...
May 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Housing: Dickinson may be home to thousands of oil workers by end of 2013
Dickinson is on its way to getting its first crew camp. At a Wednesday meeting in City Hall, the Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously...
May 17, 2012 - 12:00am
May 16, 2012
Dunn County to allow crew camps
MANNING - Dunn County will lift its crew camp moratorium June 1, county commissioners decided at today's meeting at the Dunn County Courthouse. The Board will ask the Planning and Zoning Committee to set parameters on the number of beds and locations and the committee will return...
May 16, 2012 - 3:42pm