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Williams County Newswire

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  1. Crosby shooter identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Minot Daily News

    ... Patrol, North Dakota Highway Patrol, Burke County Sheriff's Office, Bureau of Criminal Investigation and the Williams County Sheriff's office. It is not yet been disclosed why Kessler was shooting. No charges had been filed in the incident as of ...

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  2. Williams County implements new ALERT systemRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    You can't protect yourself from dangers you don't know about, so Williams County has enacted a new program to let you know immediately when trouble is on the horizon. Williams County has dozens of sirens in place to help alert residents in case of an emergency, such as a tornado, but they want to take the alert system to the next level.

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  3. Williams County fines oil transportation companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | The Gillette News-Record

    Williams County officials reinstated a fine against an oil transportation company for failing to pay fees and comply with zoning regulations while it was operating company housing several years ago. County commissioners decided Tuesday to impose a $1.2 million fine against Western Petroleum LLC and its parent company, Pilot Logistics, The Williston Herald reported.

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  4. Williams County fines oil transportation companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Progress

    Williams County officials reinstated a fine against an oil transportation company for failing to pay fees and comply with zoning regulations while it was operating company housing several years ago. County commissioners decided Tuesday to impose a $1.2 million fine against Western Petroleum LLC and its parent company, Pilot Logistics, The Williston Herald reported.

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  5. Senior Operations Electrical EngineerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Engineering Times

    Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative is seeking a highly-skilled senior leadership position as Senior Operations Electrical Engineer reporting directly to the General Manager. The position oversees the engineering, construction, operations, and maintenance functions of the utility to assure modern design of electric distribution facilities to meet the highest standards of capacity and condition, and reflect the efficient utilization of construction and operation methods, techniques, and equipment.

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  6. Senior Electrical EngineerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Engineering Times

    Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative is seeking a highly-skilled senior leadership position as Senior Electrical Engineer reporting directly to the General Manager. The position oversees the engineering, construction, operations, and maintenance functions of the utility to assure modern design of electric distribution facilities to meet the highest standards of capacity and condition, and reflect the efficient utilization of construction and operation methods, techniques, and equipment.

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  7. Electrical EngineerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Engineering Times

    Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative is seeking a highly skilled Electrical Engineer. Under the supervision of the Senior Operations Electrical Engineer and the General Manager, the Electrical Engineer performs engineering and planning for the Coop's electrical system and participates in the formulation and enforcement of Coop policies, standards, and specifications.

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  8. $500,000 bond in HIV transmission case Saturday, January 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    Bond is set at $500,000 for a North Dakota man accused of transmitting the HIV virus to a woman who didn't know he carried the virus that causes AIDS. Williams County prosecutor Whit Skinner said in court Thursday additional charges would be filed against Angel Miguel Rodriguez.

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  9. California man arrested in Williston for counterfeitingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    The Williston Police Department says 44-year-old Robert Peeler bought a car for $600 at the end of December, and $300 of that payment turned out to be fake. Peeler is held at the Williams County Correctional Center where we are waiting for the results of a bond hearing.

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  10. Man charged with giving HIV to unknowing partner Friday, January 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    A man who once said he was HIV positive is charged in Williams County with failing to tell his sexual partner he has the disease that causes AIDS. Forty-one-year-old Angel Miguel Rodriguez is charged with a felony, since North Dakota is one of many states that have statutes criminalizing potential HIV exposure.

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  11. Man charged with giving HIV to unknowing partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    A man who once said he was HIV positive is charged in Williams County with failing to tell his sexual partner he has the disease that causes AIDS. Forty-one-year-old Angel Miguel Rodriguez is charged with a felony, since North Dakota is one of many states that have statutes criminalizing potential HIV exposure.

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  12. Latest Williston Job Service numbers releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... spiked three percent, and the five-year average of population below the poverty line jumped two percent. Williams County is also getting younger. The five-year average saw the median age drop two years to 32.5 years old. "If you look at these new ...

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  13. Excerpts from recent North Dakota editorialsRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... state would distribute money to the counties, which would still have control of the services. Williston and Williams County are in a better position than they were a few years ago. They're also far better off than some other places. With that said, ...

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  14. Bookmobile serves Williams County towns like Ray, Tioga, WildroseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Journal

    As Tioga grows, one of the wants that comes up in public discussion is the need for a community library. Various proposals are being made to create one, but in the meantime, the Williams County Bookmobile provides library services throughout the county.

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  15. Final major beam placed on new Williams County Administration BuildingRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    The building held a "Topping Out" ceremony as the final major beam was put into place. The beam was signed by construction workers and representatives from Williams County.

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  16. Route of Williston's truck bypass could be long debated Sunday, December 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    Williams County will agree to preserve the yet-to-be chosen route for the next phase of Williston's truck bypass for 10 years. County commissioners recently agreed to preserve right of way for the rest of the truck route, but at least three commissioners are on record as opposing the two alternatives the state has brought forward.

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  17. Sheriff: North Dakota boy, 3, accidentally shoots himself Thursday, December 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    Williams County sheriff's authorities say a 3-year-old boy is in stable condition after apparently accidentally shooting himself in the head. The sheriff's office was called to the shooting at a rural Williston home at about 1:30 p.m. Monday.

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  18. Western North Dakota authorities investigating accidental shooting of 3-year-oldRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Valley News Live

    A 3 year old boy is being treated at a Fargo hospital after an accidental shooting in western North Dakota. The Williams County Sheriff's Office responded to a rural Williston address on a report of a gunshot on Dec. 5, at approximately 1:30 p.m. The child is currently in stable, but serious condition in a Fargo hospital.

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  19. Williston Basin International Airport approved to begin construction soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... uisition process that we want to get started on in order to facilitate the construction," said Wayne Aberle, Williams County Commission.

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  20. North Dakota 3-year-old stable after apparently shooting self in head, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | TwinCities

    "It's most likely going to be a tragic accident, but until we get the rest of the information from the investigators it's hard to be absolutely sure at this point," Capt. Verlan Kvande of the Williams County sheriff's office said.

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