North Dakota Bakken Places

This category of our website will cover the cities, towns and development areas in North Dakota and Montana that make up the current focus of oil exploration in the Bakken Basin Oil Boom. If you want to know more about the many small towns going through incredible growth resulting from the oil/gas wells in this area check back here often as we add more and more background about these local communities and their job growth and housing availability.

Walmart Shuts Down Its Williston Parking Lot for Overnight Campers

February 8, 2012

Lots of articles in North Dakota papers the last couple of days mentioning that Walmart has decided to put an end to overnight campers in its Williston parking lot.  Not sure where everyone is going to go now, when I went by there today it definitely had less campers/RV’s than it did the last time […]

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CNBC’s America’s Oil Rush, Bust or Boom show.

February 6, 2012

CNBC’s show seemed pretty balanced to me, though a lot of the footage was obviously not current, they presented the good and the bad which is how things are here in North Dakota these days. You can catch the show in the segments they used in the last week to promo the show here on […]

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CNBC Special Tonight on Williston and the Bakken Oil Boom–America’s Oil Rush Boom or Bust!

February 6, 2012

Show is on CNBC at 9pm Eastern Time should be a big jump in traffic, I hope our servers can handle it!  Our readership has been growing rapidly, but this will be a good test for us.  We would really appreciate your thoughts about the show, please post any comments  you have about it below […]

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Bismarck North Dakota Oil Field Housing

February 5, 2012

Some Video from my recent trip over to Bismarck North Dakota in a tour of the North Dakota Oil Fields. Bismarck is the state capital and many oil companies have offices in Bismarck to be close to the state regulators and politicians that influence the rules and regulations in the North Dakota Oil Fields.

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Tioga North Dakota

January 21, 2012

Tioga North Dakota anchors the northern end of the North Dakota Bakken Basin oil patch. We toured there recently and you can see the video above, impressive amount of men and equipment working around the clock to produce crude oil and natural gas.

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Stanley North Dakota Oil Field Tour

January 21, 2012

Our recent tour of the oil fields around Stanley North Dakota was an eye opener–men and equipment are everywhere and wells are being drilled in a significant number and all the supporting infrastructure is going forward. See the video of our tour above

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Hess Corporation Natural Gas Plant Tioga North Dakota

January 21, 2012

Hess Corporation has a regional office in Tioga North Dakota close by their natural gas plant. Lots of improvements are being made to the plant and the Tioga area is booming with oil and gas and construction. See our video from our recent visit to Tioga above.

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Target Logistics Tioga North Dakota Man Camp

January 21, 2012

<a href=”http://www.indeed.com”>Jobs</a> by Indeed With oil exploration/development exploding in the Tioga and Stanley areas in North Dakota housing has become a real premium. Target Logistics currently operates a large man camp just along the southside of Highway 2 a few miles outside of Tioga. See our video from our recent tour of the area above

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Sidney Montana Oil

January 21, 2012

Some more video from our recent tour of the Elm Coulee Oil Fields.

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Sidney Montana Oil Wells

January 21, 2012

We spent the day touring the Elm Coulee Oil Fields north of Sidney Montana recently, lots of existing and new wells here and many more coming.

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