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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

Truck detours planned for Williston, New Town, Dickinson, other western N.D. oil cities

February 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Gov. Jack Dalrymple announced today that a $10 million temporary highway bypass is slated to be completed this summer in Williston. A similar $6 million project also is scheduled to be completed this summer in New Town. Continue Reading

Killdeer, N.D.’s unofficial chamber of commerce suspends operations

December 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

As of today, Killdeer will be without the Killdeer Town Criers, the town’s unofficial chamber of commerce, officials said Friday. “I think we all have really sad feelings about it,” said Vicki Pennington, a Killdeer Town Criers representative. “The organization has been really active for such a long time.” The Town Criers informed city officials in November it was dissolving effective Dec. 31, Mayor Don Dolechek said. Continue Reading

Large new ND oil production area raises concerns

December 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A large new oil production unit in western North Dakota is raising some concerns from landowners. Continue Reading

Huge new oil operation approved in western North Dakota

December 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota regulators have approved a huge new oil production unit north of Killdeer. It covers 30,000 acres just south of the Little Missouri River. It’s expected to produce at least 15 million barrels of crude. Continue Reading

Six months after landslide, western N.D.’s Highway 22 reopens

November 11, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Landslides and shifting ground in May made State Highway 22 impassable north of Killdeer. Transportation Department officials say crews moved the road 600 feet to the west and gave it a temporary asphalt surface. Permanent repairs are planned next year. Continue Reading

Oil boom draws barber to western N.D.

September 5, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

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CNBC’s ‘Mad Money’ broadcasting special edition from western N.D. oil fields

August 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

CNBC will broadcast a special edition of “Mad Money” from the Bakken Shale Formation outside Killdeer at 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. today. Continue Reading

CNBC’s ‘Mad Money’ broadcasting special edition from western N.D. oil fields

August 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

CNBC will broadcast a special edition of “Mad Money” from the Bakken Shale Formation outside Killdeer at 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. today. Continue Reading

Landslide problems plague western N.D.’s Highway 22, frustrate detoured drivers

August 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Hundreds of drivers if not thousands, with oil truck traffic -_will continue to be routed around a very lengthy detour over to U.S. Highway 85 through Watford City, N.D., for at least five more months. Continue Reading