Traill County tells west that small-town North Dakota is still around
Published 03/09/2012, INFORUM
County marketing itself in Oil Patch to bring in those struggling with lifestyle there
HILLSBORO, N.D. - Wade Trulson has seen a lot of change for a 36-year-old farmer who lives just a couple of miles from the home where he grew up. “I’m just sitting here right now looking out the window watching traffic go by on Highway 2,” said Trulson, who lives near Stanley. “It’s crazy.” The traffic is just part of what the oil boom has brought to western North Dakota. While there have been economic benefits, some feel less safe.
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