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Death of a father: Widow: ‘I’m going to be OK’

February 16, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

SALEM, S.D. Cathy Ries has some blunt advice for anyone thinking of going to North Dakota’s oil fields to make extra money: “Don’t.” Continue Reading

Death of a father

February 16, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

KEENE An oil field fatality involving a furnace explosion near here may have been prevented if proper procedures had been followed, the state’s chief boiler inspector said this week. Continue Reading