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August 29, 2016
Williston crew camp court fight to continue
WILLISTON, N.D.—Target Logistics says it is not just going to walk away from the crew camp issue in Williston, and will continue its fight in the court system. "The city's action represents economic protectionism at its worst, and Target Logistics believes that its only recourse...
15 hours 5 min ago
June 14, 2016
Crew camps get more to find a new purpose
WILLISTON – Crew camps in Williston still have to close on July 1, but now operators may have more time to either find a new purpose for the...
June 14, 2016 - 8:53pm
June 8, 2016
Williston wins one crew camp court case, another looms
WILLISTON, N.D. – A district judge ruled Wednesday in favor of the city of Williston’s ordinance that forces crew camps to close July 1,...
June 8, 2016 - 10:54pm
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
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 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
February 6, 2016
Crew-camp unit finds new life housing inmates at N.D. transitional facility
BISMARCK – A 185-foot-long housing unit that once provided temporary space for workers in North Dakota’s Oil Patch is getting a fresh start...
February 6, 2016 - 12:05am
January 20, 2016
Target Logistics: Dunn County crew camp temporarily closing
MANNING -- Target Logistics is temporarily closing its massive crew camp in southern Dunn County, the company said Wednesday. Citing dwindling...
January 20, 2016 - 5:01pm
March 2, 2014
Faces of the camp: Money’s good, sacrifices great for crew camp workers in Oil Patch
WILLISTON — Six weeks at a time, employees of a crew camp here work long shifts away from their families, supporting oil workers out in the...
March 2, 2014 - 12:52am
September 21, 2013
Crew camps as 'green' housing?
Being "green" may be a rare topic of conversation around oil and gas industry water coolers, but workforce housing, or crew camps, can be resource-efficient...
September 21, 2013 - 12:00am
August 27, 2013
Target Logistics makes list of fastest-growing companies
Crew camp supplier Target Logistics, which has one camp just outside of Dickinson in Dunn County, was recognized this week for its fast growth. The Boston-based workforce housing provider ranked 195th on Inc. Magazine's 2013 500|5,000 list, which ranks companies based on percentage...
August 27, 2013 - 9:48am
August 13, 2013
McClusky crew camp to host power line workers
MCCLUSKY -- A company known for its crew camps in the western North Dakota Oil Patch is setting up temporary housing in the central community of McClusky, and some residents are wary. Target Logistics is providing housing for up to 84 workers on the $351 million Minnkota Power...
August 13, 2013 - 9:48am
August 11, 2013
Marine finds peace of mind in Oil Patch work
A fifth generation Nevadan, Larry Cunningham has always had a special place in his heart for the American West. "There's an essence about the...
August 11, 2013 - 12:00am
May 24, 2013
Williams County cracks down on crew camps where homicides occurred
WILLISTON -- Oil field crew camps where two homicides and a stabbing have occurred need to beef up security or be forced to shut down, according...
Bakken/crime and courts/Energy/oil
May 24, 2013 - 9:35am
April 19, 2013
Dunn County Sheriff's Department to get new drug-sniffing dog after last K-9 goes AWOL
The Dunn County Sheriff's Department is still missing Rex, its drug-sniffing, 3-year-old male Labrador retriever K-9. The dog hasn't been seen since the end of March. Commissioner Bob Kleeman questioned exactly how the dog went missing, and Deputy Shawn Murphy, who has been selected...
April 19, 2013 - 12:00am