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September 26, 2016
Workers pour concrete during the construction of the Williston Apartments last year. A statewide housing assessment released in August predicts continuing population growth for northwestern North Dakota, resulting in the need for more housing. File photo
Watford City may rival Williston in size, some believe
September 26, 2016 - 6:08pm
August 12, 2016
Only a few empty bassinets and a rocking chair occupy the nursery at Sanford Medical Center in May 2015 in downtown Fargo. Forum file photo
N.D. births decline for first time since 2001; economy may be factor
August 12, 2016 - 6:41pm
July 26, 2016
Study predicts high demand for low-income housing in N.D.
July 26, 2016 - 6:17pm
June 25, 2016
Census: North Dakota grows younger
June 25, 2016 - 8:32pm
March 24, 2016
Fargo-Moorhead population growth 'stepped on the accelerator' in 2015
March 24, 2016 - 6:00am
January 20, 2016
State housing assessment to estimate Dickinson's future needs
January 20, 2016 - 10:12pm
December 23, 2015
Dozens of cars navigate busy Third Avenue West during midday traffic on Wednesday afternoon in Dickinson. Officials in the city believe the population has not dropped off too much despite the falloff in oil prices creating less energy activity in the area. (Press Photo by Dustin Monke)
Officials: Dickinson’s population still in flux
December 23, 2015 - 11:59pm
December 22, 2015
Justin Walden, an assistant professor of communications at North Dakota State University, moved this summer from New York to Fargo. (Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor)
North Dakota fastest-growing state in last year; population at all-time high
December 22, 2015 - 10:50pm
August 20, 2015
Fargo seeing 'accelerated growth': Population to reach 133,350 by 2020
August 20, 2015 - 9:30am
August 12, 2015
Manly state: Oil boom, population growth continues North Dakota’s male-dominated trend
August 12, 2015 - 12:39pm
August 6, 2015
Sewage flow becomes Williston's oil bust indicator
August 6, 2015 - 10:23am
May 3, 2015
This sprawling apartment complex, more than 400 feet long and three stories high, is one of many under construction, amounting to more than 1,500 units permitted for construction this year and last in Watford City. Some leaders say they are beginning to think it’s time for more permanent housing. (Lauren Donovan/Bismarck Tribune)
From boomtown to hometown: Buildings still going up in heart of the Oil Patch
May 3, 2015 - 12:00am
April 16, 2015
ND Game and Fish revisits deer license goals
April 16, 2015 - 12:13am
February 25, 2015
ND still expects population growth
February 25, 2015 - 10:17pm
January 31, 2015
Press Photo by Nadya Faulx
Dickinson City Commissioner Carson Steiner, left, and Commission President Dennis Johnson attend a meeting about the West Dickinson Area Plan in this photo from Sept. 22. The city’s “Roadmap to the Future” outlines expansion to the west of Dickinson.
Westward expansion: City eyes adoption of new West Dickinson Area Plan
January 31, 2015 - 11:45pm