In this Black Gold Boom video, singer/songwriter Jessie Veeder reflects on how the oil boom in western North Dakota has affected her hometown.
Jessie Veeder’s new album is called “Nothing’s Forever.” The website is here.
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“I grew up on this place,” she says. “It’s pretty hard to leave.”
Take a tour of oil country with photographer Ben Garvin.
Cory Spotted Bear enjoys seeing folks who haven’t had much money get some monetary benefits from the oil boom.
Cooking ribs for roughnecks, but not staying forever: “Arkansas boys are Arkansas boys.”
The documentary will be completed in 2014.
“The beers were on the verge of becoming whiskeys.”
As the boom rolled through the west, Bismarck’s OSHA office failed to keep pace.
A day with the busy paramedics at the Killdeer Area Ambulance Service.