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Jan 23, 2015
Jan 23, 2015
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Jan 23, 2015

In North Dakota’s oil capital, optimism abides despite price slump

By Ernest Scheyder

WILLISTON, N.D. (Reuters) – Business leaders in the capital of North Dakota’s oil boom say they are optimistic the regional economy will stand up to slipping crude prices, confident that the clock can’t be turned back for one of the fastest-growing parts of the United States.

The positive outlook contrasts with the pervasive gloom settling over the No. 2 U.S. oil producer after a plunge of more than 60 percent in crude prices since June.

Jan 23, 2015
Jan 23, 2015