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February 9, 2014
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Karen and Raymond Allen, pictured Thursday, in Williston, are packing up and moving away from the community because they say the oil boom has made life too hectic.
Hectic life in boomtown has couple heading South
February 9, 2014 - 12:18am
February 1, 2014
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The Twin Butte School No. 1, shown June 25, 2012, was becoming surrounded by oil development at its original location in Williams County.
Old schoolhouse becomes a home: Williston business owners move into restored 100-year-old schoolhouse; now looking to restore abandoned church
February 1, 2014 - 9:05pm
January 25, 2014
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Melissa Koch, the new community development coordinator for Tioga, pictured Thursday, wants to rejuvenate Tioga’s Main Street and bring new businesses downtown.
Creating community connections: New development coordinator looks to rejuvenate Tioga’s Main Street
January 25, 2014 - 5:53pm
January 18, 2014
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Kelli Cook, owner of Munchies Food Taxi, delivers a food order on Saturday in Williston.
Faces of the Boom: Woman cooks up Williston food delivery service
January 18, 2014 - 10:27pm
January 11, 2014
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The Whitcomb family, clockwise from left, Paul, Paul Allen, Madison, Tearsten, Ryan, Angel and Marcia, prays before eating dinner on Wednesday in Williston.
Faces of the Boom: After enduring RV, family happy to have a home
January 11, 2014 - 8:52pm
January 4, 2014
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Arizona man Bill Ferguson, pictured Friday in Williston, has managed to keep his RV warm and comfortable during his first winter in North Dakota.
Faces of the Boom: Arizona man and his RV adapting to frigid temps
January 4, 2014 - 1:59pm
December 28, 2013
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Kimberly Pick, pictured Friday, moved from Minnesota to northwestern North Dakota to become assistant store manager of Cash Wise Foods in Williston.
Faces of the Boom: Cashing in at Cash Wise
December 28, 2013 - 4:09pm
December 21, 2013
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Chuck Wilder, pictured Friday, is owner of Books on Broadway in Williston.
Faces of the Boom: Boom boosts the business of books
December 21, 2013 - 7:21pm
December 14, 2013
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Lynda Knutson-Hill, pictured Thursday in Williston, left a career in education to work as an office administrator for an oilfield services company.
Faces of the Boom: Oil services worker misses teaching, but 'had to move on'
December 14, 2013 - 8:04pm
December 7, 2013
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Dave VanAssche, pictured Thursday in Williston, uses technology with his business MailBox Solutions Plus to provide mail service to people in the Bakken.
Faces of the Boom: Entrepreneur delivers solution for those without an address
December 7, 2013 - 4:14pm
November 30, 2013
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Preacher in the Patch Ron Evitt ministers to inmates at the Williams County Jail on Nov. 17 in Williston.
Faces of the Boom: Preacher in the Patch reaches out to oilfield workers, jail inmates
November 30, 2013 - 1:40pm
November 23, 2013
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Marcus Jundt, chairman and CEO of Williston Holding Co., poses at Williston Brewing Company on Thursday, a restaurant he plans to expand nationally.
Faces of the Boom: Restaurateur making big investment in Williston
November 23, 2013 - 3:38pm
November 16, 2013
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Kathleen Hartman, pictured Thursday in Stanley, is president of T.K. Trucking and manages the operation from her home office.
Faces of the Boom: Bakken business opportunity brings long-distance couple together
November 16, 2013 - 3:44pm
October 13, 2013
Cindy Sanford, manager of the Williston branch of Job Service North Dakota, shown here Friday, says job seekers continue to arrive from around the country and the demand does not seem to be slowing.
Faces of the Boom: No slowing in demand for workers
October 13, 2013 - 12:00am
October 6, 2013
Marisa Randock of Spokane, Wash., works for Boomtown Babes on Friday in Williston.
Faces of the Boom: Common grounds: Coffee shops use feminine appeal
October 6, 2013 - 12:00am