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September 10, 2014
Press Photo by Nadya Faulx
A construction member of the 819th Red Horse Squadron surveys the site of a new Bureau of Land Management workforce housing complex Wednesday. Faced with housing issues for its 38 employees, the Dickinson office of the BLM decided to build the complex “to bring workforce” in, project coordinator Casey Wootan said.
Construction underway: BLM federal building workforce housing; USAF helps at no cost
September 10, 2014 - 10:59pm
Housing forum tackles lack of affordable units in ND
September 10, 2014 - 10:57pm
August 29, 2014
FNS Photo by Kathleen J. Bryan
From left, first-graders Ty Womelsdorf, 6, Avery LaDue, 6, and William Heen, 6, listen to teacher Erica Turnquist read a story Thursday on the first day of school at Alexander Public School.
Small-town school adjusts to the oil boom: Housing a key to hiring teachers as school adds students, diversity
August 29, 2014 - 9:31am
July 28, 2014
Dorothy Lantto watches The Price is Right in her Stanley, North Dakota apartment, an affordable home she found after wrestling with increasing rent and cramped spaces for years after the oil boom moved into the small western North Dakota town. Photo by Kile Brewer/Forum News Serviceplay button
Oil boom causes high prices, housing shortage in Stanley
July 28, 2014 - 12:41pm
March 1, 2014
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Williston is home to rising rent prices, as seen in this sign here Feb. 10. City government has to find a way to cover $1.5 million in employee housing.
City of Williston struggles with worker housing costs: Commission looks to cover $1.5 million for employees
March 1, 2014 - 1:33am
February 12, 2014
AG bans unlicensed contractor in Dickinson: Consumer says Alderman Roofing accepted pay but did not do work
February 12, 2014 - 11:30pm
February 11, 2014
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A mobile home is seen parked at a site in Williston on March 15, 2013. North Dakota saw a 200 percent jump in homelessness last year, the biggest increase of any state. There are now 2,069 homeless people in the state of 699,628, according to data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Hot economy, cold comfort: The ND Oil Patch’s homeless problem
February 11, 2014 - 5:51pm
January 25, 2014
Affordable housing a competitive game: Developers compete for federal, state tax credits
January 25, 2014 - 6:39pm
December 27, 2013
Crews install steel beams on Friday to support the addition to the Dickinson Recreation Center, which will be home to a second sheet of ice.
2012 building record to stand
December 27, 2013 - 9:30pm
December 26, 2013
Heitkamp sponsors bill to keep disabled vets in their homes
December 26, 2013 - 8:48pm
December 25, 2013
Press Photo by Bryan Horwath
The closed former Fryburg school sits vacant on a recent December afternoon. By sometime in 2014, the complex could be transformed into an extended stay motel or crew camp.
Old Fryburg school could become lodging facility
December 25, 2013 - 4:42pm
November 15, 2013
Gate City Bank contributes $3M to Housing Incentive Fund
November 15, 2013 - 9:35pm
November 10, 2013
FNS Photo by Amy Dalrymple
Phyllis Larson, 76, pictured Saturday, wants to continue living in her hometown of Williston, but rent for her apartment is nearly $1,300 a month and she worries it may increase even more.
Faces of the Boom: After return to hometown, 76-year-old struggles to stay
November 10, 2013 - 9:22am
November 9, 2013
Organizer Barbara Vondell, right, supporter Donna Lysaker, center, and others protest high rent prices in Williston on Saturday. Photo by Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service
Group protests rent hikes in Williston, seeks help from city
November 9, 2013 - 9:07pm
November 7, 2013
$35.4M Housing Incentive Fund already depleted
November 7, 2013 - 8:42pm