If you're headed east through the Dakotas via car, be aware that both states will have Excessive Heat Watches this week. Heat indexes well over 100 degrees are going to be common with humidity an issue as well.
Funny and disturbing at the same time, the politics of North Dakota's Bakken oil field are explained by John Oliver. Since we have so many folks from North Dakota here in Bozeman, I ask you - would you move back to Williston?
ABC released a trailer for its new drama coming this fall about the recent oil boom in North Dakota. I think it's supposed to be a drama and not a comedy, but you can't help but shake your head and laugh. Have the producers ever been to North Dakota or are the beautiful snowcapped mountain peaks in the background for blatant sex appeal?
A couple guys got caught directly under one of the recent tornadoes in North Dakota. It amazes me how people this close to a tornado take video...and, in this case, make jokes and laugh about it? These guys are lucky they weren't injured. Warning: Explicit Language
Rarely a week goes by that doesn't include a news story involving the oil boom, crime increase or harsh conditions in Williston, North Dakota. A working, single woman is profiled in this New York Times video piece. What is it like to be a woman in Williston?