Blaire Briody is an independent journalist and editor-at-large for The Fiscal Times. She’s currently writing a nonfiction book about the oil boom in North Dakota.
The night sky is aflame on the Great Plains, a byproduct of the state’s oil boom. Mark Wald came home to see if he could use it to light homes.
When a small town in a remote part of North Dakota was hit by an oil boom, it ballooned to five times its size. One local rancher is trying to manage the surge.
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