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June 15, 2016
Oil production in ND sees largest drop ever in April
WILLISTON, N.D. – North Dakota oil production fell more than 6 percent in April to 1.04 million barrels per day, the Department of Mineral...
June 15, 2016 - 10:23am
June 14, 2016
Charges could be weeks away in Williston double shooting
WILLISTON, N.D. — Answers in the investigation into a double shooting in Williston are still weeks away, according to police, although new information has been released about the circumstances surrounding the deaths of two men last month. Authorities say Diandre Lott and Donzell...
June 14, 2016 - 6:56am
May 31, 2016
UPDATE: Name of woman killed in utility vehicle accident released
A Williston, N.D., woman was found dead between a wooden fence post and a utility-task vehicle, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Kathleen Hovde, 69, was found on private property about 15 miles east of Williston and a half mile south of N.D. Highway 1804, according to...
May 31, 2016 - 3:23pm
May 25, 2016
Oil industry will return and hiring will increase again
This week I will attend the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference in Bismarck along with other petroleum engineering students. We look forward to learning more about the industry, listening to speeches from the industry’s top executives, and, of course, hearing what Donald Trump...
May 25, 2016 - 7:18am
Basin Petroleum Conference speaker says down cycle in oil industry halfway over
BISMARCK — Real estate developer Ernie Graham has weathered booms and busts from Texas oil country to California’s Silicon Valley, and his message to those attending the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference here Tuesday couldn’t have been clearer. Hang in there. “Don’t bail...
May 25, 2016 - 7:08am
Low prices mean smaller crowd at oil conference but optimism persists
BISMARCK — Low oil prices tempered the mood as this year's Williston Basin Petroleum Conference opened Tuesday, but some in the industry...
May 25, 2016 - 6:44am
May 17, 2016
Two men dead in Williston apartment shooting
WILLISTON, N.D. — Two men are confirmed dead following a mid-morning shooting at a Williston apartment complex. Responding to reports of between 9 and 16 shots fired, police arrived to find the men dead inside an apartment around 11:20 a.m. Sgt. Detective Amy Nickoloff said a man...
May 17, 2016 - 3:28pm
May 12, 2016
Oil production in N.D. down 1 percent in March
WILLISTON, N.D. - North Dakota oil production fell about 1 percent in March to an average of 1.1 million barrels per day, the Department of Mineral...
May 12, 2016 - 2:06pm
May 9, 2016
Williston man catches 131-pound paddlefish, could set new state record
WILLISTON, N.D. – A Williston man likely set a new state record over the weekend after reeling in a 131-pound paddlefish. Grant Werkmeister described the experience like this: “It’s like hooking a log that wants you to go with it.” The North Dakota Game and Fish Department...
May 9, 2016 - 3:18pm
April 27, 2016
Girls basketball coach arrested for alleged sexual contact with teen
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A Williston public school coach was arrested Tuesday morning for allegedly having sexual contact with an underage teen girl. Walter Eldridge, Williston High School’s varsity girls basketball team coach, is charged with sexual assault, a Class B misdemeanor. Eldridge,...
April 27, 2016 - 9:34am
April 16, 2016
Helms predicts oil will come back 'with a rush'
WILLISTON, N.D.—North Dakota's top oil regulator had a message for Williston leaders this week: Get ready. When—not if—oil...
April 16, 2016 - 6:52am
April 15, 2016
ND oil production isn't as steep as projected
WILLISTON, N.D. – North Dakota oil production had a smaller decline than expected in February as more companies put fracking crews to work...
April 15, 2016 - 10:41am
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