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Project improves water, allows Oil Patch towns to grow

December 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Western Area Water Supply Project will bring high-quality, treated drinking water from the Missouri River to residents of Burke, Divide, McKenzie, Mountrail and Williams counties, where water quality is poor and in short supply. Continue Reading

Project improves water, allows Oil Patch towns to grow

December 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Residents are hopeful water problems will soon change as Crosby and eight other northwest North Dakota communities begin benefiting from the Western Area Water Supply Project. Continue Reading

5 N.D. communities awarded day care grants

July 26, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

State officials awarded $625,000 in grants Thursday to help five western North Dakota communities address their child care shortage. Continue Reading

Making money, missing home, 10 hours away

June 3, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Working apart disrupts family life, but it works
For a family man like Mike Toenjes, working 10 hours away from home is tough. But with North Dakota’s Oil Patch offering truck driving jobs with better pay, Toenjes and his family in western Wisconsin are making it work. Continue Reading

Water project to benefit northwest N.D.

May 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Pipeline to carry high-quality water set for completion by end of 2014A $110 million pipeline project will bring high-quality drinking water to areas of northwest North Dakota that desperately need it, officials said Tuesday. Continue Reading

Stimulus dollars aid expansion of health care in Oil Patch

March 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Federal stimulus dollars are helping to expand health care service to communities affected by the oil boom. USDA Rural Development used funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to provide loans for construction of facilities in Williston and Crosby, N.D. Continue Reading

N.D. Senate’s oldest member, 80, to run for 4 more years

January 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Crosby Republican Sen. John Andrist, a retired newspaper publisher, was first elected to the Senate in 1992. Andrist says he wants to continue working to solve problems created by the rapid growth of western North Dakota’s oil and gas industry.
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County may take over small town’s policing

May 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Divide County Sheriff’s Office might be providing law enforcement coverage in Crosby. Continue Reading