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A Threat at the Cradle of Conservation

Here is Jim Fuglie’s semiannual update on the battle to save/plunder the Elkhorn Ranch, in the heart of the ND Badlands. You would think that with the oil boom on hiatus, these asswipes would be backing off from the insanity … Continue reading

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Splendid Isolation

I got this image from a friend’s post on Facebook. I love the isolation of this place, the seclusion. But something tells me living in this place would result in playing host to five trillion mosquitoes. Both my wife and … Continue reading

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You Are Now Leaving Boomtown

We finally took the Family Truckster to a body shop in Williston for an estimate on the amount of damage that deer inflicted. The total was about $3900. Damn you brain-dead ruminant. Plus, being it is in Williston, we won’t … Continue reading

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This Town Will Never be the Same

http://www.kxnet.com/story/18699062/oil-boom-towns-ray

Great story from KX news in Minot on the impact of the oil boom on my hometown, Ray ND. 

http://www.kxnet.com/story/18699062/oil-boom-towns-ray

 

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