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  1. 36 felonies? Williston ND gal's felonies got her arrested for... everythingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... which carried a horrendous looking photo of the beat-up suspect , said that Foote "is in custody at the Williams County Correction Center, facing 36 felony charges dating back to June. Her laundry list of crimes consists of conspiracy to commit ...

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  2. Williston Departments Take Ice Bucket ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... that though, the police department challenged the Fargo department, the Western Region Highway Patrol and Williams County Sheriff's Office. The fire department challenged Ray's fire department, Trenton's Fire Department and Epping's Fire Department. ...

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  3. Sales Tax Could Keep Williston SaferRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    The Williams County Commission is looking for a way to more fully fund law enforcement, rural firefighters,and EMTs.

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  4. Ecstasy, pot heading southRead the original story

    Thursday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... more resources to help law enforcement combat organized crime across the Bakken region, which is centred on Williams County and the City of Williston, the fastest-growing small centre in North Dakota.

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  5. Pacheco Named New Coyotoes CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... new coaches from freshman all the way up to varsity. One of those coaches is also an important figure in Williams County. By day Ray Pacheco is the Williams County Planning and Zoning director where he handles different situations in the county. By ...

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  6. Getting a piece of the Bakken pieRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | The Columbian

    ... parts of a state with the nation's lowest unemployment rate at 2.7 percent. The local unemployment rate in Williams County is just 1 percent. A huge tax windfall has produced enviable budget surpluses in North Dakota, and countless peripheral ...

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  7. Ray's new police officer begins patrolling the townRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Journal

    ... Sawyer was sworn in as Ray's first police officer since the 1970s. Until now, the town has relied solely on Williams County deputies to provide police service. As the population grew, so did the need for an officer in Ray. Jeff Spivey, who was ...

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  8. Jury Convicts Michigan Man Of Murdering Friend In North DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | CBS Local

    ... moved from Michigan to work in North Dakota's oil fields. In the affidavit filed in support of the charges, Williams County Sheriff's Sgt. Det. Caleb Fry alleged that King and other witnesses interrupted a fight between Anderson and his ...

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  9. Jury convicts Michigan man in crew camp killingRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | WJRT

    ... tern North Dakota city of Grand Forks after his attorney successfully argued he couldn't get a fair trial in Williams County because of extensive news coverage of the case.

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  10. Emerald Oil's (EOX) CEO McAndrew Rudisill on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Seeking Alpha

    ... largest operators in the region. In conjunction with the transaction, we sold all of our Easy Rider position Williams County, North Dakota for total $31.6 million. The net purchase price for Emerald is $78.4 million. This amount will be fully ...

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  11. Jury deliberating in ND crew camp killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... tern North Dakota city of Grand Forks after his attorney successfully argued he couldn't get a fair trial in Williams County because of extensive news coverage of the case.

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  12. Field biologists are loving their work in North DakotaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Journal

    Ferrara and Bakner are part of a team of seven Ducks Unlimited biologists. Their work involves counting duck broods on some 30, four-square-mile plots strewn across Divide and Williams counties in North Dakota and Sheridan County in Montana.

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  13. Liberty Resources acquires 30 drilling locations in North DakotaRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Live Charts

    ... The oil and gas company, which is funded by London-listed Riverstone Energy, will acquire 4,175 net acres in Williams County, which will add about 30 operated drilling locations to Liberty's current portfolio. The transaction is expected to close in ...

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  14. Liberty Resources II LLC Announces Bakken Asset TransactionRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Benzinga

    ... million in cash. In addition to the cash received, Liberty will acquire approximately 4,175 net acres in Williams County, North Dakota which will add an estimated 30 operated drilling locations to the Company's current portfolio. As part of the ...

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  15. Emerald Oil Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial and Operational...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Sys-Con Media

    ... LLC to acquire 31,500 net acres and 400 BOEPD of production in conjunction with divesting 4,175 net acres in Williams County, North Dakota. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2014. For the second quarter of 2014, Emerald's ...

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  16. 1 City Where Housing Costs Are SkyrocketingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | The Motley Fool

    ... as of June, compared to the national rate of 6.1%. Thanks to the energy industry, the unemployment rate for Williams County, of which Williston is the county seat, is a teensy 1%. Jobs in the oil industry pay well, usually $100,000 a year - or more. ...

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  17. SM Energy to acquire 61,000 acres in Bakken for $330 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Business Journal

    SM Energy Co. says it has agreed to acquire 61,000 net acres in the red-hot Bakken oil shale field of North Dakota for $330.5 million.

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  18. Trial underway in North Dakota crew camp killingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WJRT

    ... tern North Dakota city of Grand Forks after his attorney successfully argued he couldn't get a fair trial in Williams County because of extensive news coverage of the case.

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  19. Slow fire alert to city raises concernRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | TwinCities

    ... records show the facility stored dozens of chemicals, many of which likely burned in the fire, according to Williams County Emergency Manager Mike Hallesy. Nicole Clarys, who works alongside Volesky near the scene of the fire, said she learned about ...

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  20. Riverton man reportedly killed in North Dakota wreckRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | County 10 News

    North Dakota news agencies are reporting that 29-year-old Riverton man Jeffrey Novotny was killed in a DUI crash in Williams County, N.D., in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

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