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COLUMN: Despite Trump, demotic protest politics doesn't always fail
PORT: Democratic candidate calls for permanent Native American member of the Public Service Commission
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F.W. "Bob" Dahlman
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New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
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Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
September 1, 2016
Crew camp operator seeks new injunction against Williston
WILLISTON, N.D.—Thursday was the new deadline for crew camps in Williston to close, but one of the operators has filed a request for a new injunction to stop the city from enforcing its latest ordinance.In court filings made. Target Logistics asked this week to update its original...
September 1, 2016 - 9:42pm
August 29, 2016
Williston crew camp court fight to continue
WILLISTON, N.D.—Target Logistics says it is not just going to walk away from the crew camp issue in Williston, and will continue its fight in the court system. "The city's action represents economic protectionism at its worst, and Target Logistics believes that its only recourse...
August 29, 2016 - 7:35pm
Port: AG says Williston broke open meeting law during man camp ban talks
A federal judge has enjoined the City of Williston from enforcing a controversial ordinance which would have banned temporary worker housing...
June 29, 2016 - 3:13pm
June 28, 2016
Williston crew camps remain in limbo
WILLISTON, N.D. – Worker housing crew camps will continue to be in limbo in Williston, but the city’s mayor said Tuesday he hopes to have...
June 28, 2016 - 9:58pm
June 14, 2016
Crew camps get more to find a new purpose
WILLISTON – Crew camps in Williston still have to close on July 1, but now operators may have more time to either find a new purpose for the...
June 14, 2016 - 8:53pm
June 8, 2016
Williston wins one crew camp court case, another looms
WILLISTON, N.D. – A district judge ruled Wednesday in favor of the city of Williston’s ordinance that forces crew camps to close July 1,...
June 8, 2016 - 10:54pm
March 25, 2016
Other Views: The ‘free market’ not so free?
FARGO — The developers of hotels, motels and apartments in North Dakota’s once-booming oil country find themselves in a free-market vice...
March 25, 2016 - 10:09pm
March 3, 2016
Big oil makes big push for crew camps compromise
WILLISTON, N.D. — In efforts to encourage the Williston City Commission to reconsider the allowance of crew camps where they may still fit a viable niche in the community, 31 oil and energy related companies have banded together and formed an alliance. The topic of crew camps has...
March 3, 2016 - 8:32pm
January 20, 2016
Target Logistics: Dunn County crew camp temporarily closing
MANNING -- Target Logistics is temporarily closing its massive crew camp in southern Dunn County, the company said Wednesday. Citing dwindling...
January 20, 2016 - 5:01pm
December 5, 2015
Our View: Good to question need for crew camps
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that recently made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good Counties questioning man camps: Regulations on crew camps are beginning to be tightened throughout the Bakken and just last week the...
December 5, 2015 - 9:12am
November 30, 2015
Market forces close one of Williams County’s largest man camps
TIOGA, N.D. — While the city of Williston was deciding the fate of its own man camps, market forces were deciding the fate of another. Capital Lodge, between Ray and Tioga, has closed, according to a report in the Tioga Tribune. Attempts to contact a representative of the lodge,...
November 30, 2015 - 4:37pm
November 24, 2015
Compromise possible for Williston crew camps
WILLISTON, N.D. – Williston city commissioners voted 3-2 Tuesday in favor of an ordinance that eliminates crew camps next year, but signaled...
November 24, 2015 - 11:30pm
November 10, 2015
Williston city commissioners vote to shut down crew camps
WILLISTON – Williston city commissioners voted 3-2 Tuesday to close crew camps next year, prompting oil industry representatives to warn that...
November 10, 2015 - 9:26pm
November 6, 2015
Oil backers push to keep crew camps as decision looms for Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. – A grassroots group sponsored by the North Dakota Petroleum Council is fighting to keep crew camps in Williston as city leaders prepare to vote on banning the temporary housing for oilfield workers. The Bakken Backers, a coalition of community and business leaders...
November 6, 2015 - 7:13pm
September 30, 2015
Other Views: Man camp situation worrisome
FARGO — A report by the Bismarck Tribune’s Lauren Donovan about the decline in occupancy at Oil Patch crew camps suggests a larger problem down the road. Operators of crew camps (more popularly known as man camps) in Williston last week resisted a city proposal that would have...
September 30, 2015 - 5:57pm