The trip from Williston to Houston -- two of the nation's busiest oil hubs -- is about to get much easier.
United Airlines announced today that direct service between the two cities would begin in August.
United currently flies from Williston to Denver with four flights a day.
Delta offers four flights daily to Minneapolis.
The Houston flights are slated to begin on August 19th, and tickets are now being sold.
Minot Police say Zofia Kristal Pepple of New Town was struck by a pickup and killed about 6:25pm Sunday
A two-year-old child was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minot Sunday evening.
They ask if you have any information about the incident that you contact them at 852-0111.
In addition, both had recently been released from state prison.