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September 17, 2016
Dickinson's airport will be closed to both commercial and general aviation traffic Sept. 30 to Oct. 2 for routine maintenance. By Ellie Potter / The Dickinson Press
Amid maintenance, Dickinson airport plans for future
September 17, 2016 - 5:56pm
July 3, 2016
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Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
July 3, 2016 - 12:15am
April 11, 2016
Researcher: Conservative support rises after shale booms
April 11, 2016 - 8:10pm
February 21, 2016
Alice Hyke gives a customer a receipt on Tuesday at the Creative Energy convenience store in South Heart.  (Dustin Monke/The Dickinson Press)
Calm after the boom in South Heart: Businesses move on after oil industry slowdown; school aims to build
February 21, 2016 - 3:00am
January 29, 2016
Canada's oil boomtown painfully adjusts to life after bust
January 29, 2016 - 1:17pm
December 14, 2015
Wenzel: Sobering trends temper N.D.’s optimism
December 14, 2015 - 10:21pm
October 10, 2015
Harvey Brock
Brock: I hate to say they told us so
October 10, 2015 - 12:00am
October 3, 2015
The listed sums show forecasts of the gross production tax revenues drawn from oil industry and allotted to the displayed cities through distributions from the state. As the tax revenue is dependent on the shifting value of the oil produced, the graphic provides two comparison points. The first figure is the revenue distributed to the city in surge funding. Debts are not shown. The second is the forecast from the last legislative session in January, while the third uses oil prices from August.
Oil Patch city debts increase
October 3, 2015 - 11:49pm
October 2, 2015
Letter: Cities, counties must avoid repeat of ’80s boom-and-bust cycle
October 2, 2015 - 5:24pm
September 23, 2015
This man camp just east of Killdeer shows the effort some people put forth to make their fifth-wheelers and trailers look and feel like home, especially those who plan to stay for a while. (Photo by Lauren Donovan/ Bismarck Tribune)
Man camps dwindling to ghost camps
September 23, 2015 - 4:20pm
September 5, 2015
Alexander High defensive coordinator Mike Rizzo, center, leads the high school and junior high teams through warm up stretches at a practice Aug. 21. This season, its high school will field a football team for the first time in over 25 years. Most of the players on the team, which plays a style of football with a reduced-size field and only six players on the field per team, have never played organized football before. (FNS Photo by Andrew Cullen)
Alexander picks up sports again with oil boom growth
September 5, 2015 - 1:37am
August 18, 2015
Director of the North Dakota Department of Transportation Grant Levi, left, and Gov. Jack Dalrymple discuss how a $30 million bypass located west of Killdeer will improve quality of life in the area. (Press Photo by Abby Kessler)
Officials break ground on Killdeer bypass
August 18, 2015 - 11:58pm
June 6, 2015
Population growth, oil boom put strain on N.D. Health Department
June 6, 2015 - 12:01am
May 28, 2015
OPEC sees rivals boosting oil output despite weak prices
May 28, 2015 - 3:38pm
May 14, 2015
Crews from North Star Caviar weigh and measure female paddlefish on May 2 in Williston. The roe, or eggs, from the paddlefish are processed on site into caviar that is popular globally. (Reuters Photo)
Caviar boom in Williston
May 14, 2015 - 12:19am