Sewage flow becomes Williston's oil bust indicator. (Reuters, 8/6/2015)
Williston, North Dakota, has seen its population drop about 6 percent since last summer, according to wastewater data relied upon heavily by city planning officials.
They turned to measuring effluent because it was a much faster and more accurate way to track population than alternatives such as construction permits, school enrollment, tax receipts or airport boardings.
First Bank of Baldwin: The Williston North Dakota connection. (3/18/2015)
For the good times. (2/9/2015)
Experiencing "testosterone overload", Williston North Dakota sees a boom in sex, drugs, and crime to go along with a population boom. (2/8/2015)
The most expensive place to live in the U.S. (2/25/2014)
Boom and bust in Montana and North Dakota. (12/1/2013)