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December 24, 2018 -
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January 1, 2019 - 8:00 AM
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Voices of Watford City
Voices of Watford City The swift rise in population stemming from the Bakken oil development has transformed this once small rural town of 1,200 on the western edge of North Dakota into a blossoming community of over 15,000 people and growing, capturing the attention of worldwide media.

Who are we and how are we building a life here? Take a look at our challenges, our opportunities and our stories ... in our own words at


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In Watford I got to go to my first National Park. I made some friends and we went to the badlands and saw things we never heard of before like jackrabbits and mule deer. In my opinion Watford is the best city ever!

~ Justice C Staton-Grade 5

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