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March 6, 2015
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Morgan Chase project manager Richard Brown explains the company’s plans to turn the Fryburg school building into a lodging camp Jan. 16 at a Billings County Zoning Board meeting in Medora.
No reversal for Fryburg crew camp denial: Morgan Chase files appeal against Billings County
March 6, 2015 - 12:41am
July 30, 2014
Ex-fiancée defends murder suspect from Michigan: Prosecution wonders why she went to defense attorney first instead of police
July 30, 2014 - 11:53pm
July 15, 2014
Press Photo by Mike Hricik
The old Fryburg elementary school stands in disrepair on Tuesday afternoon, left neglected since closing in 2000.
Hotel Fryburg? Extended stay complex may come to small Bakken town
July 15, 2014 - 11:19pm
May 31, 2014
FNS Photo by Amy Dalrymple
Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley, left, talks to Watford City RV park resident Anthony Beyda Friday about the injuries he suffered during last week’s tornado.
Assessing the damage: McKenzie Co. to consider disaster declaration
May 31, 2014 - 8:38pm
FNS Photo by Amy Dalrymple
McKenzie County emergency managers Karolin Rockvoy, left, and Jerry Samuelson, right, tour the tornado damage Friday near Watford City with Homeland Security Division Director Greg Wilz. The county is comparable to most in North Dakota, but an oil boom has brought in an influx of people from across the country. McKenzie County is home to one of the oil boom’s most heavily concentrated areas in the state, with more than 7,000 people living in or near Watford City.
FOTB: In McKenzie Co., emergencies require double duty
May 31, 2014 - 8:05pm
FNS Photo by Amy Dalrymple
Ainslea Oliphant, center, does physical therapy Friday with her mother, Jill Lavergne, and registered nurse Robin Forbes at Trinity Health in Minot, four days after a tornado struck the RV park where Oliphant was staying.
Battered, but not broken: Tornado sent teen and her aunt and uncle flipping and spinning inside RV
May 31, 2014 - 12:02am
May 29, 2014
FNS Photo by Amy Dalrymple
Dennis and Jennifer Socolovitch, right, displaced by the Watford City tornado, receive a free spaghetti dinner Thursday in the city, served by volunteers Mikki Schlosser and Justin Smith.
Lending a helping hand: Community’s generosity eases burden for tornado victims
May 29, 2014 - 11:44pm
May 27, 2014
Tornado raises camper prepardness concerns
May 27, 2014 - 8:08pm