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April 14, 2016
Oil regulators visit spill site amid hearing on tougher regulations
WILLISTON, N.D. — Oil and gas regulators visiting Williston on Wednesday did more than listen to public comments about proposed pipeline rules. The Department of Mineral Resources contingent also visited the site of the state's largest pipeline spill, an event that was the...
April 14, 2016 - 6:41am
March 22, 2016
Kentucky suspect arrested in Williston
WILLISTON, N.D. — A woman wanted by Kentucky law enforcement for financial crimes has been arrested in Williston. The Williams County Sheriff’s Office and other agencies arrested Yarelis Rios, 30, who was No. 1 on the Lexington, Ky., police department’s most wanted list for...
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March 22, 2016 - 7:23am
March 14, 2016
'Man camps' ban is shameful
MINOT—Imagine the market for motor vehicles in a certain town. Customers have a variety of vehicle needs, so different sorts of businesses have sprung up to serve them. Some sell vehicles. Some lease. Others rent. Now imagine the market for vehicles craters. Demand plunges....
March 14, 2016 - 6:36am
March 5, 2016
Williston police seek missing woman
WILLISTON, N.D.—Williston police are asking for help in finding a 48-year-old woman missing from the Williston area since last November. Brenda Murdock, who also goes by Brenda Rodriguez or Brenda Romero, was possibly sighted in Rapid City, S.D., late last month—Feb....
March 5, 2016 - 6:36am
January 26, 2016
Strip clubs to learn their fate tonight
WILLISTON, N.D. --The Williston Board of City Commissioners will be meeting Tuesday with the big item on the agenda the vote to decide the fate of the two adult entertainment establishments downtown. The first reading two weeks ago on three ordinances would require the strip clubs...
January 26, 2016 - 6:41am
January 21, 2016
One person killed in car-semi crash in Williams County
A car-tractor-trailer accident at 9:54 a.m. Wednesday on N.D. Highway 1804 in Williams County killed on one man, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Robert Schieno, 43, Williston, was driving a 2004 Buick Regal southwest on N.D. Highway 1804 near milepost 334. James Wingert,...
January 21, 2016 - 10:38am
December 5, 2015
New wastewater treatment plant is good news for Missouri River
December 5, 2015 - 9:12am
October 23, 2015
Witnesses testify in human trafficking case
BISMARCK—Witnesses testifying in the case of sex- and drug-trafficking suspect Keith Graves exhibited defiance on occasion Wednesday during the third day of his trial. Graves who faces the possibility of life in prison on 11 counts related to forcing women into sex...
October 23, 2015 - 6:59am
October 19, 2015
Neighbor says restaurant odor is a health issue
WILLISTON, N.D.—Banners adorn the windows of Hula Grill in Williston. One of them read: "Hula Grill Lives Matter." It's part of an effort by some in the community to support the local business, though some might argue that support has been misguided. Hula Grill owner,...
October 19, 2015 - 7:05am
June 18, 2015
Williston expands water treatment plant
June 18, 2015 - 8:41am
June 17, 2015
Woman charged in trafficking case
WILLISTON, N.D. — A Milwaukee woman has been charged with felony human trafficking and conspiracy to commit theft of property. Both felony offenses carry a maximum of 20 years in prison if Rasheda Ross, 37, is convicted in Northwest District Court. The charges were filed in Williams...
June 17, 2015 - 7:55am
June 15, 2015
Owner not nervous about slowdown
WILLISTON, N.D. – As oil activity slowed down a few months before her Williston café was set to open at an expanded location, Lonnie Iverson...
June 15, 2015 - 8:14am
April 10, 2015
Shoe theft devolves into fight
April 10, 2015 - 6:40am
April 7, 2015
Oil-rich North Dakota county OKs $500 million shopping hub
WILLISTON - One of North Dakota's largest oil-producing counties has approved a $500 million development with new stores, apartments and an indoor water park. The project shows that even with a 50 percent drop in crude oil prices since last summer, developers see long-term...
April 7, 2015 - 10:03pm
March 5, 2015
FBI to open field office in North Dakota's oil capital
WILLISTON, N.D. - The FBI said on Thursday it will open a field office in Williston, N.D., capital of the state's oil patch and an area grappling with a rise in drug use and sex trafficking. At least two agents from the FBI, the national law enforcement agency, will have jurisdiction...
March 5, 2015 - 4:00pm