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Report: Overall crime up in North Dakota; biggest spikes in oil field counties

North Dakota’s attorney general said he will request an increase in funding and personnel to take on rising crime, following the release of the state’s annual crime report Tuesday, … 444 more words


Man accused of trafficking women for prostitution to North Dakota oil patch

A Wisconsin man who allegedly trafficked three women to North Dakota to serve as prostitutes for men working in the Bakken oil fields has been charged in federal court. 301 more words


North Dakota oil output reaches 1M barrels per day

The oil fields of North Dakota have reached a major milestone as they are now producing more than 1 million barrels of crude oil per day. 290 more words