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April 8, 2018
ND oil country begging for workers, say officials
April 8, 2018 - 9:49pm
April 3, 2018
A ruptured pipeline caused when a hillside slumped spilled 12,600 barrels of oil into a creek in Billings County near Belfield, N.D., in December 2016. Special to The Forum / North Dakota Department of Health
80 percent of ND oil spills wouldn't have been reported under new law
April 3, 2018 - 9:58pm
September 18, 2017
The Rough Rider Center in Watford City, N.D. Joshua Komer / Forum News Serviceplay button
The boom's bill: After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
September 18, 2017 - 6:00am
January 6, 2017
Joseph Kostelecky, shown here in May 2012, is accused of falsely inflating company revenues by tens of millions of dollars and has been indicted on felony fraud charges. LAUREN DONOVAN/BISMARCK TRIBUNE
Former oilfield exec indicted on wire fraud charges
January 6, 2017 - 4:37pm
January 9, 2015
ND, SD lack shelter, funding for trafficking victims
January 9, 2015 - 5:31pm
Heidi Carlson, left, and Joy Friedman, right, greet one another at Breaking Free in St. Paul, Minn. Carrie Snyder / The Forum
A plea for the future
January 9, 2015 - 5:04pm
'You can't sleep with that many people a day and not have issues'
January 9, 2015 - 5:02pm
Heartland Girls’ Ranch in Benson, Minn. runs a Hearts for Freedom which helps victims of commercial sexual exploitation and sex trafficking.Carrie Snyder / The Forum
Squaring up
January 9, 2015 - 4:26pm
January 8, 2015
'The second part' finally arrives
January 8, 2015 - 3:29pm
Connecting in a click
January 8, 2015 - 3:27pm
Local, state and federal law enforcement agents conduct a sting operation Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, at a Bismarck hotel that targeted buyers of commercial sex with minors. (Forum News Service photo)
Agents who conduct sex stings say no shortage of willing buyers
January 8, 2015 - 3:10pm
January 5, 2015
Jenny Gaines stands behind a curtain. (Photo illustration by Benjamin Edwards Photography)
The prostitution game
January 5, 2015 - 9:48pm
Western ND oil boom transforms towns, brings trafficking to the forefront
January 5, 2015 - 10:44am
Judy Carlson has a Do Not Rent list at the hotel she manages in Williston, N.D. (Eric Hylden/Forum News Service)
‘Do not rent’
January 5, 2015 - 10:42am
September 29, 2014
TransCanada official speaking in Spearfish
September 29, 2014 - 12:05pm