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Unnumbered buildings slow emergency response

Unnumbered buildings slow emergency response

Houses that aren’t numbered properly, as well as a small lag in newly appointed addresses showing up in county maps, sometimes hamper response times of police and other emergency personnel.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »

NDLNG told to cease and desist

Timing was the issue of the night at Monday’s city commission meeting.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »

EDC floats possibility of developing Main lots

The downtown lots, which have been an ongoing project for the Tioga Economic Development Corporation for a couple of years, remain empty. Now the group is taking a closer look at developing the property themselves.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »

Hole causes flap between TAC and Knutson Flying

Tioga Airport Authority President Chris Norgaard read a formal complaint from the Tioga Aero Center (TAC) at the board’s monthly meeting Thursday evening.

Posted 8/18/15 (Tue) read more »

Grain Palace Days goes on despite construction

Grain Palace Days goes on despite construction

Ray was determined to hold the Grain Palace Days, complete with the annual car show, despite widespread construction throughout the town.

Posted 8/11/15 (Tue) read more »

Bakken operators weather low oil price environment

Bakken operators weather low oil price environment

The Bakken boom was fueled by innovators who found ways to profitably extract oil from tight rock formations. Now as low oil prices present the industry with new challenges, the same innovative drive is helping to keep exploration profitable.

Posted 8/11/15 (Tue) read more »

City annexation hearing scheduled for Aug. 25

As part of an ongoing process to expand city limits, city commissioners will hold the first of potentially several phases of hearings for annexation of county administered lands.

Posted 8/11/15 (Tue) read more »

Man Camp Project focuses on the Bakken’s unique housing situations

Bret Weber and Bill Caraher were joined by several other professors to create the Man Camp Project, a multidisciplinary study and documentation of the various housing situations of the Bakken’s temporary workers.

Posted 8/04/15 (Tue) read more »

Amerada camp kids reunite

Amerada camp kids reunite

The Amerada camp was the original mancamp of the Bakken. This past weekend, the children of the camp, now grown, made a pilgrimage to their old neighborhood.

Posted 8/04/15 (Tue) read more »

Water tower project receives state grant

Tioga City Commissioners on Monday accepted yet another state grant -- this one for 60 percent of the cost of a new water tower.

Posted 8/04/15 (Tue) read more »