May 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
MEDORA Looking back at the rocky cliffs outlining the northern edge of town after glancing at an 1884 photo taken outside of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Chuck and Laurinda Warczak didn’t notice much difference. Continue Reading
May 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK Western North Dakota will see $1.1 billion to address issues due to the rapid energy development once Gov. Jack Dalrymple signs a bill passed Thursday. Continue Reading
March 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO After Lisa Hanson learned about human trafficking, she couldn’t sleep at night. Continue Reading
September 8, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Four counties within the Little Missouri National Grassland have gone to court seeking authority to build roads in areas now managed as roadless and eligible for wilderness. Continue Reading
August 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
It may be that western North Dakota is catching up with the oil boom.
For me, the first indication was a pile of gravel. Continue Reading
March 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Keep the public informed about the challenges we face, but also report on the positive stories and begin looking ahead to the incredible opportunities for our state. Continue Reading
February 9, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK (AP) North Dakota will use its share of a $25 billion multistate settlement with five mortgage lenders to boost housing in the western oil patch.
January 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) As thousands of workers and their families move to North Dakota’s Bakken oil field in search of jobs, nearby rural Montana communities’ resources are being pushed to the limit.
January 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The majority of western North Dakotans have had it with this extreme “oil boom” and its disastrous consequences. Continue Reading
January 6, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS Reflecting a growing concern about the pace and scope of western North Dakota’s oil boom, a weekly newspaper editor in northwestern North Dakota recently appealed for the state to declare the region “an economic disaster area” because of the burgeoning oil industry.