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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

More ‘out of character’ rain in the forecast: Dickinson area could see up to 5 inches over next 5 days

August 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The rain just won’t go away.

The National Weather Service predicted Wednesday that the Dickinson area could receive another 2½ inches of rain over the next two days and up to 5 inches over the next five days.

The precipitation is coming less t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

More ‘out of character’ rain in the forecast: Dickinson area could see up to 5 inches over next 5 days

August 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The rain just won’t go away.

The National Weather Service predicted Wednesday that the Dickinson area could receive another 2½ inches of rain over the next two days and up to 5 inches over the next five days.

The precipitation is coming less t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Alleged human trafficking victim recounts need for help, abuse

August 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — The alleged victim in the case of a man charged with human trafficking says had just come out of a correctional and treatment center and was told the man could help her. Instead, she says, he forced himself upon her, had her injected wit…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com