From 2015 through 2017, I anchored and reported from Williston, North Dakota. Here are just a few of the stories I told, plus anchoring examples. For more recent stories, click on the Omaha Examples tab.
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Here are two examples of my anchoring from Williston:
Some News Stories from KUMV-TV in Williston, North Dakota!
Lodgepole Grass Fire
Grassy Butte Rancher
Anti-Keystone Prayer WAlk
For most of 2016, protests over the Dakota Access Pipeline dominated headlines in North Dakota. Now, protests are beginning over a different pipeline in Eastern Montana.
Cody Johnston Sentencing Package
There have only been 400 murder cases in the History of the United States where a body had not been found. One of those came to a close today as Cody Johnston was sentenced for the 2013 disappearance of Nicole Waller.
Williston High School Opening Super-Coverage
Watford City isn't the only local town with a brand new high school. Williston kicked off the new year in a new school. Included is content from the full day of coverage.
watford city high school opening super-coverage
On a chilly February morning, Watford City opened a new school for the first time in 30 years. Included is content from the full day of coverage.
WIlliams County Sheriff Package
Many members of the Williams County Sheriff's Department have been helping the Morton County Sheriff's Department with the ongoing Dakota Access Pipeline Protests.
Law Enforcement center package
The Williams County Law Enforcement Center is expanding to meet a growing need to house criminals.
Animal Bypass Package
The Lewis and Clark Bridge isn't the only project being built on Highway 85.
Grandma Hagan Package
While Katie Ledecky swims for gold in Rio, her grandmother watches anxiously from Williston.
Red mike air park package
A group in Williams County is looking to bring a Fly and Live community to the shores of Lake Sakakawea soon.
Firework Safety Package
Many people in the Mon-Dak will use fireworks this Fourth of July. Here are a few tips to avoid injuries.
McKenzie County Weather Package
Several towns in McKenzie County were hit by a severe storm last night that produced two tornadoes.
Measure One Package
An important farming measure will be voted on this June on the primary ballot.
Williston strip club package
In January, two strip clubs in downtown Williston were given an ultimatum: Give up exotic dancing and stay at their location, or lose their liquor license and move. Here's what the two clubs are planning.
Watford city elementary school package
Watford City High schoolers aren't the only students looking forward to a new school. The 4th and 5th graders will move out of modular classrooms into the current high school.
Flint Water Package
One Williston bottling company is looking to help Flint, Michigan by sending a semi-truck of water.
Watford City High School Package
Watford City's New High School was supposed to open at the end of January. However, that has been pushed back slightly to mid-February.
Sidney Sugar Beet processing Package
It was a record harvest for Mon-Dak Sugar Beet Farmers. Now it's up to the Sidney Sugar Processing Plant to turn the beets into refined sugar. I was in Sidney to see how it all happens.