Author: lindseyh@co.williams.nd.us

Williams County Deputies apprehend man for assault and attempted murder

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 14, 2022 For more information, contact Williams County Sheriff’s Office 701-577-7700 sheriff@co.williams.nd.us WILLISTON, N.D. (November 14, 2022) – On November 13, 2022, at approximately 12:43 am, Williams County Deputies and members of the Williston Police Department responded to a report of an assault with a knife at CHI St. Alexius Hospital … Continued

Williams County Deputies respond to unattended body

UPDATE – November 1, 2022 On November 1, 2022, the North Dakota Medical Examiners Office contacted the Williams County Sheriff’s Office to report that the unidentified body found north of Williston on October 28, 2022 has been confirmed as 51-year-old Leonard Higdon. Dental records were used for the positive identification of Higdon. Manner of death … Continued

Williams County announces 2022 Tourism Grant recipients

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 24, 2022 For more information, contact: Lindsey Harriman Williams County Communications Department Phone: 701-577-4557 (office) lindseyh@co.williams.nd.us   Williams County announces 2022 Tourism Grant recipients   Williston, N.D., (October 24, 2022) – The Williams County Board of County Commissioners has selected the first ever Tourism Grant recipients. A total of $60,000 was … Continued

Williams County to put renewal of 1% Public Safety Sales Tax on the November 2022 ballot

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 28, 2022 For more information, contact: Lindsey Harriman Williams County Communications Department Phone: 701-577-4557 (office) lindseyh@co.williams.nd.us Mitch Melberg City of Williston Communications Director Phone: 701-713-3800 mmelberg@ci.williston.nd.us   Williams County to put renewal of 1% Public Safety Sales Tax on the November 2022 ballot   Williston, N.D., (September 28, 2022) – Williams … Continued

Williams County Sheriff’s Office apprehends suspect after vehicle, foot pursuit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 12, 2022 For more information, contact Williams County Sheriff’s Office 701-577-7700 sheriff@co.williams.nd.us   Williams County Sheriff’s Office apprehends suspect after vehicle, foot pursuit WILLISTON, N.D. (September 12, 2022) – On Sunday, September 11, 2022, at approximately 8 am, the Williams County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to assist the Williston Police Department with … Continued

Estimated 2022 Tax Statements have been mailed

The Estimated Tax Statements for the 2022 Tax Year have been mailed. Required by Century Code, estimated tax statements provide an approximate look at what property taxes will be for that year. Taxing Districts are still finalizing their budgets and final budgets are used to calculate the annual tax bill, which is mailed out in … Continued

Askim named Williams County Administrator

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 16, 2022 For more information, contact: Lindsey Harriman Williams County Communications Department Phone: 701-577-4557 (office) lindseyh@co.williams.nd.us   Askim named Williams County Administrator   Williston, N.D., (August 16, 2022) – Helen Askim has been named Williams County’s first County Administrator. Askim’s role as the Director of HR, GIS, and Communications has evolved … Continued

Adulticide – Williston – 8/5 – 8/12/2022

UPDATE 8/11/2022 @ 11 AM: Due to USAFR equipment issues, tonight’s aerial adulticide treatment of the Williston area spray blocks has been cancelled. Williston Vector Control will instead attempt to conduct an aerial adulticide treatment of the Williston area spray blocks and the Trenton spray block on Friday, August 12, weather and conditions permitting. ——————————– … Continued

Williams County releases 2022 Tourism Grant Program application

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 2, 2022 For more information, contact: Lindsey Harriman Williams County Communications Department Phone: 701-577-4557 (office) lindseyh@co.williams.nd.us   Williams County releases 2022 Tourism Grant Program application Williston, N.D., (August 2, 2022) – Following the announcement in July of a new Tourism Grant Program, Williams County has now released the grant application. A … Continued

Adulticide – Williston & Trenton – 7/21/2022

The Williston Vector Control District is tentatively scheduled to conduct a ground adulticide treatment for Williston spray blocks 8 and 13, the area east of Williston along Highway 85B, and the Trenton spray block on Thursday, July 18. Treatment will take place near sunset, weather and conditions permitting. For more information and a map of … Continued

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