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Williston launches water treatment project for growing population

September 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON, N.D. — A $105 million water treatment plant was heralded by Williston’s mayor as a project that will allow the city to grow at an official groundbreaking Wednesday.

Dave Tuan, director of Public Works, called the facility “one of t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Williston teen reported as runaway

September 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — A 15-year-old boy has been reported as a runaway by the Williston Police Department.

Gage Lee Cox of Williston is described as 6 feet tall and weighs 130 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on the teen…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Four arrested in gun burglary investigation

September 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — The Williston Police Department arrested four people Thursday after an investigation into a gun burglary at Napa Auto Parts on Sept. 4.

Robert Rehfeldt, 31, of Idaho; Breanna McCollim, 20, of Idaho; Kelly Plutowski, 54, of North Dakot…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Williston mayor would like to see strip clubs go: Owners facing lawsuits from dancers over wages

September 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Mayor Howard Klug said ridding Williston of its two strip clubs would be best for the city in North Dakota oil country.
On the heels of last month’s fatal beating of 25-year-old Dean Niederklopfer in front of the Whispers strip club,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Found something new to do in ND: Veteran trucker sees challenges of Oil Patch driving

September 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Darrel Harris is something of a Renaissance man.
The 62-year-old truck driver from Milton-Freewater, Ore., has worked as a teacher, commercial fisherman and for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. He even managed an auto parts st…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Texas company looking at Bakken pipeline market

September 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — A Texas-based company is looking to enter the Bakken crude oil shipping business.

Enterprise Products Partners of Houston is seeking customer commitments for its proposed crude oil pipeline from the Williston Basin in North Dakota to …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Texas company looking at Bakken pipeline market

September 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — A Texas-based company is looking to enter the Bakken crude oil shipping business.

Enterprise Products Partners of Houston is seeking customer commitments for its proposed crude oil pipeline from the Williston Basin in North Dakota to …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

With no teacher, students have to switch schools

August 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Sixth-graders at a rural elementary school in western North Dakota had to transfer after their teacher decided to skip school — for the entire year.
Williston New Public School District Principal Steve Guglich said Friday the 13 sixt…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

With no teacher, students have to switch schools

August 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Sixth-graders at a rural elementary school in western North Dakota had to transfer after their teacher decided to skip school — for the entire year.
Williston New Public School District Principal Steve Guglich said Friday the 13 sixt…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Environmental groups want access to waste draft study

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Two environmental groups have called for the immediate release of a draft study on the safety and handling of North Dakota’s radioactive oilfield waste that has been found dumped illegally in remote areas.
The Dakota Resource Council …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com