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No. Dakota Boomtown Struggles Trying to Keep Up with Demand

  • Aired: 08/07/2012
  • 09:41
  • Rating: E
As domestic oil production increases, towns like Williston, N.D., struggle to meet demand for workers, housing and improved infrastructure. For some communities experiencing the benefits of an energy boom, rapid expansion comes with serious trade-offs. Ray Suarez reports.
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