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May 15, 2013
Cando pasta plant to restart next week
May 15, 2013 - 12:00am
May 9, 2013
EERC cuts 8 jobs due to funding slowdown
May 9, 2013 - 12:00am
April 28, 2013
Digi-Key to drive new workers to work
April 28, 2013 - 12:00am
April 27, 2013
Job security for North Dakota's deployed National Guard members
April 27, 2013 - 12:00am
January 20, 2013
Oil Patch nursing homes struggling, closing
January 20, 2013 - 12:00am
December 9, 2012
Forum Communications Photo by Amy Dalrymple
Eric Bozeman works in the Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative's dispatch center on Wednesday in Williston. Bozeman, formerly of North Carolina, monitors electrical loads and dispatches linemen.
Faces of the Boom: Former North Carolina resident plans to make North Dakota his home
December 9, 2012 - 12:00am
November 28, 2012
Anthony Gonzales gazes out at the Heart River Tuesday from the camp where he and another man have been living underneath a bridge in Dickinson. Gonzales came to North Dakota from California looking for work, but hasn't been able to find steady employment or housing.
'No place to camp': Where do Dickinson's homeless go when they're evicted from 'home'?
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 24, 2012
Homeless numbers rising in Dickinson
November 24, 2012 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
Press Photo by Katherine Grandstrand
Barbara Caperton of Fryburg restocks coffee cups at the Villard Cenex C-Store in Dickinson on Tuesday. Area businesses have had a hard time keeping employees as higher-wage jobs in and out of the oil field lure them away.
Good help can be hard to find in Dickinson area
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
May 13, 2012
Justin Day, 20, of Salem, Ore., lived in his VW van in Williston, N.D., while looking for work in the Oil Patch. He recently began working in the oilfield near button
FOTB: Persistence pays off in the oil fields
May 13, 2012 - 12:00am
May 10, 2012
Press Photo by Betsy Simon
Dickinson State University senior Aaron Kelly, 22, a math major from Montana, wraps up his final days as an office attendant in DSU's Division of Student Development on Wednesday. Kelly, who plans to attend Baylor University's College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, this fall to study structural and computational biology and molecular biophysics, will graduate Saturday and is one of a majority of DSU students who already has his post-graduation plans set.
DSU grads find employment
May 10, 2012 - 12:00am
April 1, 2012
Eric Steff, 26, moved to Williston from western New York in January to work in the oil field to pay off his $50,000 in debt from student loans, credit cards and a vehicle loan. Steff lived in his pickup at first and later slept on a church floor before finding work that provides him housing at this man camp.
FOTB: Brothers move to Oil Patch to pay off student loans
April 1, 2012 - 12:00am
January 20, 2012
Confirmed: Dickinson theater closes doors for good
January 20, 2012 - 1:24pm
December 6, 2010
US fails to tackle student visa abuses
December 6, 2010 - 9:13am
Press Photo by Ashley Martin
Dickinson City Administrator Shawn Kessel, left, and Mayor Dennis Johnson participate in a meeting at the Dickinson Public Library Thursday regarding oil impact.
Ins and outs of oil
August 6, 2010 - 12:00am