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It’s getting better: Williston rent still high, but early signs show competition

February 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

My rent is decreasing $250 next month, which in any other city would be cause for celebration.
But in the boomtown of Williston, recently named by Apartment Guide as the most expensive rental city in the country, a decrease of $250 still puts my ren…continue reading on

OIL PATCH DISPATCH: Housing, gas and grocery prices make life in Oil Patch expensive

September 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

During my first week in Williston, I stopped by the Walmart liquor store to find that a six-pack of Mike’s Hard Lemonade was priced at $17.87. Continue Reading

For personal safety, the mind is what matters

May 26, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON When friends and acquaintances heard I was moving from Fargo to Williston, many suggested I get a gun. Continue Reading

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