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U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
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Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
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New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
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May 14, 2016
Williston city lawyers respond to lawsuit from man camp owners
WILLISTON — Waters have calmed since the boilover when the Williston City Commission gave final approval to the fate of crew camp operations within the city. However, under the surface has been rife with activity as both parties have been pivoting to a legal battle. Target Logistics...
May 14, 2016 - 11:13pm
October 6, 2015
Man camp permit OK’d as $400 million fertilizer plant construction nears
BEULAH, N.D. -- While some man camps are disappearing in the Oil Patch of western North Dakota, a permit was granted this week for a new one in Beulah. Capital Lodge, an Oil Patch housing provider, wants to move empty units into Beulah to house workers during construction of...
October 6, 2015 - 10:32am
September 7, 2015
Man camp pitches for site near Beulah
BEULAH — A major work camp operator feeling a pinch in the Oil Patch is eyeing the flood of workers coming in to build a $400 million urea fertilizer plant near Beulah. Capital Lodge, whose heyday as an industrial camp for 1,100 oil workers is over, made a pitch last week to the...
September 7, 2015 - 10:13pm
March 6, 2015
Morgan Chase pursues Fryburg crew camp
After spending more than $500,000 trying to turn the Fryburg school into a lodging facility, Morgan Chase Management is ready to go to court....
March 6, 2015 - 7:59pm
December 30, 2014
Oilfield 'man camp' operator Civeo cuts jobs amid oil slump
WILLISTON -- Civeo Corp., which provides temporary housing for oilfield workers and miners, slashed its workforce on Monday and said revenue could fall by a third as slumping crude prices force oil producers to cut costs The warning adds jitters to the already-wary global oil...
December 30, 2014 - 12:33pm
December 15, 2014
Developers to take another shot at Fryburg housing project
FRYBURG — Despite a predicted downturn in oil drilling, developers, whose proposed project was rejected earlier this year, are back with a scaled-down plan to turn the former Fryburg school into housing for oil workers. Richard Brown, of Morgan Chase Management, said he thinks...
December 15, 2014 - 11:26pm
October 3, 2014
NPN project may bring crew camps to Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS — Temporary labor housing, commonly known as man camps, may be required to house the estimated 2,000 construction workers expected for the Northern Plains Nitrogen fertilizer project in Grand Forks. City officials say the need for some sort of temporary housing camp...
October 3, 2014 - 10:15pm
August 22, 2014
Billings Co. planning and zoning axes proposed housing facility
MEDORA -- The population of tiny Fryburg would've exploded with a housing development proposal that was axed Thursday. Developers proposed...
August 22, 2014 - 4:52pm
July 30, 2014
Ex-fiancée defends murder suspect from Michigan: Prosecution wonders why she went to defense attorney first instead of police
GRAND FORKS — The ex-fiancée of Ryan Neil Anderson took the stand Wednesday in his murder trial in Grand Forks, with the prosecution scrutinizing her side of the story. The Iron River, Mich., man is accused of stabbing his friend Christopher King, also of Iron River, to death...
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July 30, 2014 - 11:53pm
July 15, 2014
Hotel Fryburg? Extended stay complex may come to small Bakken town
FRYBURG — Companies specializing in housing for oil and gas workers plan to build a $12.8 million extended-stay hotel where the former Fryburg...
July 15, 2014 - 11:19pm
May 28, 2014
Agencies offer assistance to storm victims
WATFORD CITY — The American Red Cross is opening a multi-agency resource center from 1 to 6 p.m. today at the Watford City Civic Center for residents affected by Monday night’s tornado. Organizations participating include McKenzie County Emergency Management, the Salvation Army...
May 28, 2014 - 11:01pm
August 6, 2012
1 dead, 1 injured as result of shooting at ND crew camp
TIOGA -- Three men working on pipeline construction were involved in a weekend shooting at a crew camp near here that resulted in one fatality. Gerald Wayne Schild, 57, of Katy, Texas, died as a result of injuries suffered in a shooting that was reported at 10:15 p.m. Saturday at...
August 6, 2012 - 9:19am
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 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
Dickinson on its way to getting first crew camp
The Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously gave Accommodate International of Austin, Texas the green light to build a 3,000-unit lodging facility on Energy Drive on the east side of town at a meeting this morning at City Hall. Housing has been problematic for hundreds...
May 16, 2012 - 11:03am