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Share Your Thoughts: The Rural Western Energy Boom

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An Unquiet Landscape: the American West’s New Energy Frontier

High energy prices have made advanced drilling technologies profitable, pushing drill bits into parts of the West once believed tapped out, and into new places once thought inaccessible. A look at three communities in North Dakota and Wyoming who find themselves at different stages of an energy boom.


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