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Managing decline will be as complicated as oil boom growth

Managing decline will be as complicated as oil boom growth

A possible changing of the city guard, revenue concerns and planning and zoning issues dominated discussion at last week’s Tioga City Commission meeting.

Posted 2/23/16 (Tue) read more »

Pinnacle confirms layoffs at stores

Pinnacle confirms layoffs at stores

A significant number of layoffs at Pinnacle in Tioga and Stanley is being attributed to the downturn in the oil economy.

Posted 2/23/16 (Tue) read more »

Capital Lodge will remove modular units

Capital Lodge was once a town of its own, with some 1,500 residents. Now the facility has shut off its power and water, and the owner, Mike Boudreaux, is beginning the process to clear out the modular units.

Posted 2/16/16 (Tue) read more »

Local businesses move forward while oil industry slows down

Local businesses move forward while oil industry slows down

The Bakken has become a mixture of good and bad business news.

Posted 2/16/16 (Tue) read more »

Ray PNZ approves comprehensive plan amendment

Ray PNZ approves comprehensive plan amendment

The Ray Planning and Zoning Commission paved the way Tuesday for what might be annexations to the west of town.

Posted 2/16/16 (Tue) read more »

Northwest Landowner Association Expo draws large crowd to Stanley

Northwest Landowner Association Expo draws large crowd to Stanley

The Bakken could see a lot more cooperation between landowners and the oil industry.

Posted 2/09/16 (Tue) read more »

Community builder, Almer, passes away

Tioga builder Merle Almer passed away last week at the age of 89.

Posted 2/09/16 (Tue) read more »

Tioga considers investment in lobbying state leaders

The Tioga City Commission is considering an expenditure to help show legislators the town still has needs it can’t meet without state support.

Posted 2/09/16 (Tue) read more »

Gift gives son new lease on life

Gift gives son new lease on life

Ryan Davidson has a new lease on life thanks to the generosity of his mother.

Posted 2/09/16 (Tue) read more »

Ray considers amendment to comprehensive plan

Ray considers amendment to comprehensive plan

Ray’s future may lie to the west of town. City planners are preparing for the possibility with a proposed amendment to the 2015 Comprehensive Plan.

Posted 2/02/16 (Tue) read more »