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McKenzie Electric sees 64 percent growth in operating revenues

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Art in the Park, concerts, dances will provide a weekend of fun

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State to participate in $150 million study of Three Forks Formation in McKenzie County

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Heavy oilfield traffic on rain-soaked roads results in over 500 miles of county roads needing repair

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Basin Electric’s 45-megawatt power Lonesome Creek Station set to start producing electricity this summer

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Lack of funds will limit how quickly Watford City will be able to provide service to a growing population

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Supreme Courts places new district judgeship in Watford City

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June 12, 2013

Bogged down

Heavy spring rains have contractors playing catch-up to meet deadlines

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Arnegard is partnering with a private company to deal with its sewage waste water problem.

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Golf course looks to expand to 18 holes

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Watford City’s taxable sales top $185 million in 2012

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Four-laning of U.S. 85 west of Watford City, construction of new bypass of city to begin this summer

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Seven teachers, with over 200 combined years of service, have retired from the McKenzie County Public School District.

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Oil-impacted counties didn't fare as well as expected in North Dakota Legislature

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ONEOK to build third 100 mmcfd natural gas processing plant in county

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Postal authorities to hold listening session in Watford on May 31 to discuss postal patrons’ concerns with mail service

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City to observe 100th birthday July 5-7

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State energy officials anticipate 200 rigs to be drilling by summer

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Construction on 14,000-square foot addition, remodeling to begin by fall

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This year’s late snow and cold temperatures have area producers going all out to get their spring seed in.

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$40 million provided for Western Area Water Supply projects

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Teams sought for Aug. 9 event

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Not enough funding provided for small oil-impacted communities

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Report says over 7.4 billion barrels of oil recoverable in Williston Basin

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Because of abnormally dry conditions this spring, the McKenzie County Commissioners have issued a countywide Burn Ban.

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MDU, McKenzie Electric to provide electric service to new growth areas

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City remodels City Hall to make room for more employees

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Legislature to provide funds to complete water projects in McKenzie County

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Four-laning of highway, bypass of Watford City to begin this summer

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April 24, 2013

More time for students

School District adds extra class period to each day

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