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Top 5 stories of the week

Here are the top five stories from Bakken.com for the week of September 27th through October 3rd. Enjoy! 5. Pickens: When we produce, we let it rip The price of oil won’t be down for long, at least according to one wealthy expert. As soon as December of this year, oil is predicted to be back to $70 per barrel, said T. ...

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Man convicted in ND oil patch murder sentenced

WAHPETON, N.D. — An Idaho man convicted of killing a man outside of a strip club in the western North Dakota oil patch hub of Williston has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. KXMB-TV reports the sentence against Jonathan Horvath came Tuesday. In July, he was found guilty of murder, two counts of terrorizing and one ...

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Suspect in ND homicide arrested in Philadelphia

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MINOT, N.D. — A man accused in the September slaying of a man in Minot has been arrested in Philadelphia after a nine-week manhunt. Minot police say the U.S. Marshals Service took 37-year-old Anthony Campbell into custody early Wednesday. He was being held in Philadelphia pending his extradition back to North Dakota. Campbell was wanted on a warrant for murder ...

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Ex-fiancee defends man camp murder suspect

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 Sarah Volpenhein | The Grand Forks Herald The ex-fiancee of Ryan Neil Anderson took the stand Wednesday in his murder trial in Grand Forks, with the prosecution scrutinizing her side of the story. The Iron River, Mich., man is accused of stabbing his friend Christopher King, also of Iron River, to death more than a year ago at a man camp ...

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Washington murder conspiracy linked to Bakken

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Lydia Gilbertson | Shale Plays Media Google+ The oil boom in western North Dakota has brought about many changes to the area. Since there are more people, crime is also increasing drastically. One of the most infamous murders associated with the Bakken shale occurred in Spokane, Washington. Doug Carlile, a clean cut “dreamer” who tried to make it big in the ...

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Former defendant in rancher’s killing charged after police chase

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WILLISTON – A man previously charged in connection with the death of a Williston rancher led police on a short chase Wednesday before crashing a motorcycle. Ronald Gibbons was treated at Mercy Medical Center in Williston after the chase, the Williams County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release. His condition was unknown Wednesday afternoon. Deputies were seeking Gibbons for ...

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