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Running with Oil: Life on the Rig

Published 08/15/2010, WDAY

(WDAY TV) - The numbers behind the story are numbing: Up to 12-thousand new workers, 143-oil drilling rigs, 100-million barrels of oil, and the chance of a billion dollars in revenue flowing into the North Dakota treasury. And, it's coming out of Western North Dakota. For the next week, WDAY 6 News, as part of a Forum Communications special project, takes a look at life in the oil patch: From a rare look at life on a rig to the state's new millionaires.

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