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Driver liability bill attracts opposition in North Dakota legislative committee
U.S. air strike kills more than 100 al Qaeda members
Trump, sworn in as U.S. president, promises to put 'America First'
'House of Cards' Season 5 sets premiere date
Anti-Trump protests turn violent at inauguration
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
DHS wrestling flies past Jamestown
Dickinson High boys basketball survives against Bismarck
Demons stifle Midgets' offense
Heart River downs Trinity with last-minute free throws
Lately, late game scenarios a cinch for Blue Hawks
Port: He was a terrible president
Port: If it’s ok to be concerned about oil workers, it’s ok to be concerned about refugees
Port: Universities will consider rule change making it easier to fire tenured faculty, protests expected
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Catherine (Kessel) Steinke
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
July 13, 2016
Press Pass: Saturday, February 6, 2016
Here’s some of our top stories from Saturday’s edition. It’s your Press Pass to some of the best stories we bring you every day. Dickinson...
July 13, 2016 - 8:54pm
June 29, 2016
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
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 19, 2016
Man camp operators will fight back in Williston
WATFORD CITY — The owner of the largest purveyor of man camp facilities in the oil patch says the company will take Williston to court to protect its right to do business in city jurisdiction. Target Logistics must close 911 beds at its Bear Paw Lodge facilities on Williston’s...
March 19, 2016 - 8:12pm
March 13, 2016
Port: Williston's ban on 'man camps' is shameful
MINOT, N.D. -- Imagine the market for motor vehicles in a certain town. Customers have a variety of vehicle needs, so different sorts of businesses...
March 13, 2016 - 12:05am
March 11, 2016
ND Chamber head Godfread weighs in on man camp issue
WILLISTON — The Greater North Dakota Chamber of Commerce rarely weighs in on local matters, but when it’s an election year and the North Dakota Commissioner of Insurance seat is open, recognition in the community usually proves beneficial. Standing at 6-feet-11-inches, Government...
March 11, 2016 - 3:03pm
March 10, 2016
Across-the-border man camp eyes Williston workers
BAINVILLE, Mont. -- Williston may be shutting down its man camps, but that doesn’t necessarily mean there won’t be any man camps within driving distance for displaced oil and gas sector workers. Those camps just won’t be within Williston — or maybe even within North Dakota’s...
March 10, 2016 - 4:26pm
March 8, 2016
Measure to keep man camps open in Williston fails again
WILLISTON – A proposal to keep some crew camps open in Williston for temporary oilfield workers failed 3-2 Tuesday night, but at least one...
March 8, 2016 - 9:50pm
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 13, 2016
‘First the man camps, and now this’: Strip club patrons, employees disappointed by city commission’s move
WILLISTON — Following the unanimous vote of city commissioners at Tuesday night’s meeting to do away with downtown adult entertainment establishments, patrons of both Whispers and Heartbreakers stood in the cold, waiting for the doors to open, some shaking their heads at the “unfairness”...
January 13, 2016 - 8:36pm
January 6, 2016
Man camp for fertilizer plant workers OK’d, but underground mine tunnels a concern
STANTON, N.D. — The owner of empty oil patch man camp units has permission to bring them to a location between Hazen and Beulah to house workers...
January 6, 2016 - 5:23pm
January 4, 2016
Businesses offer housing opportunities near Beulah in battle with man camp
HALLIDAY, N.D. -- The owner of a mobile home park in Halliday says Mercer County should take existing investments into account before approving...
January 4, 2016 - 8:44pm
December 19, 2015
Man camp earns initial approval to move into Coal Country
BEULAH, N.D. -- A man camp between Hazen and Beulah to house workers building a $500 million urea fertilizer plant in the area has preliminary approval. A plan by Civeo Corp. to move unused oil patch units from Dickinson into Coal Country was recommended by the Mercer County Planning...
December 19, 2015 - 5:29pm
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 11, 2015
Man camp operator isn’t giving up on ban
WILLISTON — Target Logistics’ feet on the ground in Williston Travis Kelly walked away from Tuesday night’s Williston City Commission meeting somewhat encouraged, in spite of the fact the vote didn’t necessarily go the way he was hoping. “A 3 to 2 vote wasn’t...
November 11, 2015 - 11:42pm