WILLISTON, N.D. – Paul and Marcia Whitcomb thought they’d be temporary North Dakotans, working in the oilfield to earn money and someday returning to Arkansas.RELATED CONTENT
WILLISTON, N.D. – In Arizona, Bill Ferguson used aluminum foil on the windows of his RV to keep out the heat and sun during hunting trips.RELATED CONTENT
CASSELTON, N.D. – Casselton Mayor Ed McConnell was a quarter-mile away from the blaze that erupted after Monday’s train collision and could feel the heat through the windows of his vehicle.
WILLISTON, N.D. – Tax manager Gloria Jordan remembers the first woman who came into the accounting firm where she works with an oil royalty check for half-a-million dollars.RELATED CONTENT
WILLISTON, N.D. - When Kimberly Pick heard the grocery store chain she and her husband work for was expanding to North Dakota’s Oil Patch, she put a bug in her husband’s ear.RELATED CONTENT
WILLISTON, N.D. – City commissioners here took the first step this past week to allow churches to serve as emergency homeless shelters.
WILLISTON, N.D. – Independent bookstore owner Chuck Wilder noticed a change in business four years ago when guys in Halliburton coveralls started coming into his shop.RELATED CONTENT
WATFORD CITY, N.D – McKenzie County has hired its first full-time state’s attorney to keep up with increasing caseloads in the growing Oil Patch county.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Industrial Commission has approved the first significant pilot test of recycling water for hydraulic fracturing in the Bakken, which could lead to conserving millions of gallons of freshwater and reducing truck traffic.
WILLISTON, N.D. – Lynda Knutson-Hill made a big career change this year – from early childhood education to the oil industry.RELATED CONTENT
Longtime Concordia College Board of Regents member Ron Offutt has retired from the board after 20 years. Offutt, a 1964 Concordia graduate, served as chairman for 11 of those years.RELATED CONTENT
Census data released last week show that North Dakota ranks below the national average in the percentage of college graduates with degrees in science and engineering.RELATED CONTENT
The North Dakota University System chancellor is putting on a lot of miles this fall.RELATED CONTENT
A $1.1 million grant will allow North Dakota State University to work with a university in Uganda on food security research.RELATED CONTENT
How to fund higher education will be the topic of discussion Monday and Tuesday during a meeting of North Dakota’s Higher Education Roundtable.RELATED CONTENT
A North Dakota State University senior is the recipient of a prestigious Astronaut Scholarship Foundation award.RELATED CONTENT
Higher Education Notebook: Valley City State University, Mayville State University have fall housing shortages
North Dakota’s two smallest universities have unique housing shortages this fall.
North Dakota State University will set another record this spring for the number of doctoral degrees awarded.RELATED CONTENT
A group of 15 North Dakota State University students, faculty and staff took a service learning trip last weekend to the Fort Berthold Reservation.RELATED CONTENT
North Dakota State College of Science is listed in the same sentence as Harvard, Rutgers and Brown this week.RELATED CONTENT