Williston leaders say it is time for oilfield workers to plant permanent roots or use existing hotels for extended stays and point out to abundant new permanent housing in this city with an estimated population of about 31,000.. "The man camp industry should understand we allowed them to come here on a temporary basis," said Howard Klug, Williston's mayor, who...» Read More
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