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Lure of work in oil fields might impact the cost of construction for Minnesota


WILLMAR — Just when oil prices had finally gone down and Kandiyohi County officials hoped to catch a break on road construction costs, there is concern that the oil boom in western North Dakota could be to blame for driving up highway construction costs again in central Minnesota.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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