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Pair charged after fleeing North Dakota undercover drug buy

WILLISTON, N.D. — Two Washington residents have been charged with multiple felonies in western North Dakota after attempting to outrun authorities following an undercover drug buy.

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1 dead, 2 injured in 3-vehicle crash on Highway 85

ALEXANDER, N.D. — A three-vehicle crash in the western North Dakota oil patch has killed a Wisconsin man and injured two other people from out of state.

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Williston strip clubs lose liquor license for 60 days

Williston strip clubs lose liquor license for 60 days

WILLISTON, N.D. — 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.

December 10, 2014 12:51 pmLoading…

25-year-old faces charges in weekend stabbing in Williston

WILLISTON, N.D. — Prosecutors have filed attempted murder and drug charges against a Washington state man after a weekend stabbing at a Williston hotel.

December 10, 2014 12:30 pmLoading…
Trial of man accused in Williston rancher’s death to start Tuesday

Trial of man accused in Williston rancher’s death to start Tuesday

WILLISTON, N.D. — The trial for a man charged with murder in the shooting death of a Williston rancher is set to begin Tuesday in the Ward County Courthouse in Minot.

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Williston man continues to provide for homeless

WILLISTON, N.D. — Norm Haase is struggling uphill.

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Williston man facing more than 40 felonies getting new attorney

WILLISTON, N.D. — A Williston man facing more than 40 felony charges is getting a new attorney.

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Energy briefs

FBI to open ND office

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Williston sells wastewater to oil company for use in fracturing

WILLISTON, N.D. — The Williston City Commission approved a contract for the city’s wastewater to be sold to Oasis Petroleum for use as hydraulic fracturing water.

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Faces of the boom: At 72, man having fun working in Bakken

Faces of the boom: At 72, man having fun working in Bakken

WILLISTON, N.D. -- Seventy-two-year-old Clint Perry was seeking adventure and a bit of hope when he moved to western North Dakota in August.

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Williston group has major plans for downtown

Williston group has major plans for downtown

WILLISTON, N.D. — With an influx of new stores, the growing Williston Downtowners Association has big plans.

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Woman ‘sick of getting beat up’ gets ‘pimp’ arrested

WILLISTON, N.D. — A 31-year-old man has been arrested for promoting prostitution after a woman at a Williston hotel told police he would assault her when she didn’t make at least $1,000 a night working for him.

November 18, 2014 4:11 pmLoading…
Williston transplant wants to put a musical take on the Bakken

Williston transplant wants to put a musical take on the Bakken

WILLISTON, N.D. — Keesha Renna is drawn to stories, and in her adopted city of Williston, the tales of struggle, heartache and loneliness are boundless.

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FBI office approved for Williston

FBI office approved for Williston

WILLISTON, N.D. — A permanent field office for federal agents to combat a surge in crime in western North Dakota could open in Williston as soon as early 2015.

November 14, 2014 11:56 am Photos

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Bank robbed in Williston

WILLISTON, N.D. — Officials say a bank in Williston has been robbed.

November 14, 2014 9:27 amLoading…

Project Heat shelter starts up again in Williston

WILLISTON, N.D. — A temporary emergency homeless shelter for men that operated in Williston for about seven weeks last winter is being expanded to several months this winter.

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From dropout to hotshot: Woman turns life around in the Bakken

From dropout to hotshot: Woman turns life around in the Bakken

WILLISTON, N.D. — When Trevis Alton met the 21-year-old woman, he saw someone who was motivated and wanted to learn.

November 09, 2014 3:15 pmLoading…
Career of Williston official saw city's ups, downs

Career of Williston official saw city's ups, downs

WILLISTON, N.D. — Tom Rolfstad would barely get the words "Williston" and "North Dakota" out of his mouth and the person whose hand he was shaking turned away to find someone more interesting in the room.

November 09, 2014 11:00 am Photos

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California couple has doughnut shop back in business

California couple has doughnut shop back in business

WILLISTON, N.D. — After a lease dispute nearly sidelined their doughnut shop last year, Constance and Jeff Colburn are once again serving up their signature sweets in downtown Williston.

November 08, 2014 10:00 amLoading…

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