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Williston woman wanted in shooting

December 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON, N.D. — The Williston Police Department is asking for the public’s help to find a woman wanted for her role in a shooting last week.
Brandy Mae Barkie, 34, is the suspect in a shooting that took place at approximately 11 p.m. Friday, Dec….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Customers get free electricity for 3 months

December 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative had a great year, and it’s customers will be rewarded.
Customers are getting free electricity or $286.08 off their bills, said Jessica Martin, a communications manager with MWEC.
The cooperati…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Customers get free electricity for 3 months

December 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative had a great year, and it’s customers will be rewarded.
Customers are getting free electricity or $286.08 off their bills, said Jessica Martin, a communications manager with MWEC.
The cooperati…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Rancher murder trial begins: Detective say Stensaker might have had company in Williston man’s killing

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINOT — The lead detective on the case of the murdered Williston rancher said on Wednesday it’s possible more than one person was present at the time of the shooting.
During her testimony on the first day of trial for a man charged with 58-year-…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Williston strip clubs lose liquor license for 60 days

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Williston’s city commissioners have unanimously approved suspending the liquor licenses of two downtown strip clubs after increasing calls to the two  businesses and violations of liquor laws.

The suspension, dished out at…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

400 barrels of oil spilled at well site 1 mile north of Williston

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — A 400-barrel oil spill at a well site near Williston has been contained and recovered, according to the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division.

Statoil Oil & Gas LP reported a failed valve at the M. Macklin 15-22 1H about 1 mile north …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

400 barrels of oil spilled at well site 1 mile north of Williston

December 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — A 400-barrel oil spill at a well site near Williston has been contained and recovered, according to the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division.

Statoil Oil & Gas LP reported a failed valve at the M. Macklin 15-22 1H about 1 mile north …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bringing relief to the Bakken: Michigan woman’s acupuncture practice offers new type of help

December 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON â€” Rebecca Lloyd has had just one patient who says they get a good night’s sleep.
It’s likely because of the stress in western North Dakota’s boom town. But the 49-year-old from Marquette in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, w…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Senior finds hope in Williston: At 72, Perry having fun working in Oil Patch

November 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Seventy-two-year-old Clint Perry was seeking adventure and a bit of hope when he moved to western North Dakota in August.
“Every place else the economy is in a slump. If it’s not in a slump, prices are on the increase,” the Idaho…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Senior finds hope in Williston: At 72, Perry having fun working in Oil Patch

November 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Seventy-two-year-old Clint Perry was seeking adventure and a bit of hope when he moved to western North Dakota in August.
“Every place else the economy is in a slump. If it’s not in a slump, prices are on the increase,” the Idaho…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com