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FACES OF THE BOOM: Oil services worker misses teaching, but ‘had to move on’

Published 12/15/2013, Forum News Service

Lynda Knutson-Hill made a big career change this year – from early childhood education to the oil industry. The Williston woman most recently worked as a Head Start teacher, but a salary of $19,000 a year became impossible in the boomtown with high living expenses.

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