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Williston might crack down on adult entertainment clubs

The Whispers strip club in Williston, North Dakota. (Image: Zach Koppang / Energy Media Group)

WILLISTON, N.D. — City commissioners in Williston are considering cracking down on adult entertainment venues. The Williston Herald reports that a public hearing is scheduled Jan. 12 on measures that might restrict the location of clubs with live adult entertainment and their ability to serve alcohol. Williston has two clubs on Main Street that have offered exotic dancing. They’re among the ...

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Williston: From Boomtown to Hometown

Sponsored Content What does a city look like when its population more than doubles in the span of five years? It’s probably difficult to visualize a growth of that scale and momentum, but it’s a transformation city officials and residents of Williston, North Dakota have grappled with since the area’s oil “boom” six years ago. According to Census data, Williston ...

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Economic growth tied to more than just price of oil

Last year at this time my office received dozens of phone calls and emails asking about ‘Boomtown’ and what’s really going on in Williston, North Dakota. Now we get calls asking about ‘the bust’ and what’s it like in Williston. After I slowly put down the phone and back away from the keyboard, I take a breath and just smile. ...

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