Business

McKenzie County Economic Development and JDA
Daniel Stenberg
McKenzie County Courthouse
201 5th St. NW
Watford City
701-444-7419
dstenberg@co.mckenzie.nd.us

North Dakota Small Business Development Center
Keith Olson
701-570-4260

keith.r.olson@willistonstate.edu

Employment

Job Service North Dakota
422 1st Ave W
Williston, ND
701-774-7900

Housing & Real Estate

Real Estate

Rentals

Developers

Senior Living 

Utilities

Electric

Montana Dakota Utilities (MDU)
(provides services within city limits)
1-800-638-3278

McKenzie Electric Co-Op (REC)
(provides services in rural areas)
701-444-9288

Water & Disposal

City of Watford City
213 2nd St NE
Watford City, ND
701-444-2533

City of Alexander
112 Manning Ave
Alexander, ND
701-828-3461

City of Arnegard
211 Frontage Rd
Arnegard, ND
701-586-3453

McKenzie County Landfill
13240 25th St NW
Arnegard, ND 58835
701-586-3445

Phone Services

Reservation Telephone Co-Op (RTC)
701-862-3115
888-862-3115

Z-Wireless-Verizon Wireless
109 6th Ave SE St. 700 Watford City

701-264-5085

Cable and Internet Service

Reservation Telephone Co-Op (RTC)
Watford City
701-862-3115 888-862-3115

DirectTV
800-280-4388

Dish Network
800-668-6071

Resources

Postal Service

Watford City Post Office
701-842-2213
1204 4th Ave NE
Watford City

Door 204
701-842-6441
204 North Main St.
Watford City
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Newspapers/Classifieds

McKenzie County Farmer
701-842-2351
PO Box 587
Watford City, ND 58854
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Plains Reporter
701-572-2165
P.O. Box 1447
Williston, ND 58802

The Roundup
800-749-3306
P.O. Box 1207
Sidney, MT 59270
roundup@esidney.com

The Shopper
701-572-4851
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          Dry Cleaning/ Laundry Services

Watford Express Laundry Center
701-842-3530
1101 2nd Ave SE
Watford City
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Meyer’s Department Store
701-444-2906
Dry Cleaning Services
200 N Main St
Watford City

Storage Facilities/ Moving Rental

Grassland Storage Rentals
Matt or Glen Beard
701-842-2726
701-570-9722

Ryder
Nearest drop in Dickinson, ND
1-800-297-9337
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U-Haul
Hwy 85 Bypass
Watford City
701-842-4323
701-770-2561
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Facilities

Education

Child Resources

Day Care/ Preschool

Bright Minds, LLC (Group In-Home)
319 Montana Ave
Alexander
701-770-6387

Janice Clifford (Family In-Home)
100 4th St. NEWatford City
701-842-4328

Janiel Pickering (Family In-Home)
312 Madison St
Arnegard
406-450-6505

Wolf Pup Daycare (Center)
325 3rd St SE
Watford City
701-842-3075
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Child Resources

McKenzie County Social Services
201 5th St NW
Watford City
701-444-3661
dsorenson@co.mckenzie.nd.us
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North Dakota Child Care Resources and Referrals
800-450-7801
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Places of Worship

Check the listing here:

Recreation

  • Mahh Dahh Hey Trail A world-class hiking, biking and horseback riding trail through Theodore Roosevelt National Park
  • Tobacco Gardens Resort & Marina At Lake Sakakawea which is the third largest man-made lake in the US ideal for fishing, boating, swimming, water-sporting, camping and exploring.

Clubs & Organizations

Hospitals, Clinics & Pharmacies

McKenzie County Healthcare Systems
701-842-3000709 4th Ave NE
Watford City
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Rural Health Clinic
701-842-3000
709 4th Ave NE
Watford City
Anova Clinic
701-842-6400
301 12th St. SE
Watford City

Dentistry

Legendary Smiles
701-842-4474
361 N Main St.
Watford City

Joy Dental Design
701-842-6197
225 Main Street. Watford City

Vision

Nordby Vision Center
701-444-3221
109 5th St
Watford City

Physical & Occupational Therapy

Dakota Back and Neck
701-842-3100
105 9th Ave SE
Watford City
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Trauger Chiropractic Center
701-842-2917
105 2nd Ave NE
Watford City

Badlands Occupational Testing Services
701-842-2326
105 Main St S
Watford City

Pharmacy

Barrett Pharmacy
145 N Main St.
Watford City
701-444-2410

Larsen Service Drug, Inc.
244 N Main St.
Watford City
701-444-2410
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Transportation Services

Air

The nearest commercial airports are located in the following surrounding communities:

Sloulin Field International Airport
(50 miles NW of Watford City)
Hwy 2 and Hwy 85 N
Williston, ND 58801
701-774-8594

Sidney-Richland Airport
(55 miles SW of Watford City)
540 Airport Rd.
Sidney, MT 59270
406-433-2415

Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport
(88 miles SE of Watford City)
11120 42nd St. SW
Dickinson, ND 58601
701-483-1062
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*Airline service out of Williston, Dickinson and Sidney is provided by Great Lakes Airlines.

Great Lakes Airlines
1-800-554-5111
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Minot International Airport
(120 miles NE of Watford City)
25 Airport Rd
Minot, ND 58703
Delta Airlines-800-864-8331
United Airlines-800-824-6200
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Rail

Amtrak
800-872-7245
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*Nearest service location from Watford City is Williston (50 miles NW) and Dickinson (88 miles
SE). Operates daily between Portland, Seattle and Chicago.

Bus/Shuttle Services

Northwest Dakota Public Transit
888-681-2976
Public and handicapped door to door service
701-842-3760
Serving McKenzie, Williams and Divide Counties
18 Main
Williston, ND

North Dakota Shuttle
Transportation between
Williston and Minot, Williston and Watford
Stops at cities in route: Watford City, Tioga, Stanley, Minot and Williston
24-hour notice needed
701-609-0845

Vehicle Registration/ Licensing

Motor Vehicle Branch
701-444-3616
Lori Winchester
201 5th St NW, Suite 510
Watford City, ND
lwinchester@co.mckenzie.nd.us
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North Dakota Transportation Department
701-774-4358
600 E Boulevard Ave
Bismarck, ND 58505
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Emergency Services

For Emergencies Dial 911

Medical / Ambulance

McKenzie County Healthcare Systems
701-842-3000
709 4th Ave NE
Watford City
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Fire Department

Watford City Volunteer Fire Department
701-444-3516
204 NE 3rd Ave
Watford City

Alexander Volunteer Fire Department
701-828-3311
501 Elk St
Alexander, ND 58831

Arnegard Volunteer Fire Department
701-570-1097
307 133rd Ave NW
Arnegard, ND

Sioux-Yellowstone Rural Fire District
701-744-5886
3244 155th Ave NW
Cartwright, ND 58838

Law Enforcement

Watford City Police Department
701-444-2400
201 5th St NE
Watford City
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McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office
701-444-3654
201 5th St NE
Watford City
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North Dakota State Highway Patrol
701-328-2455
600 E Boulevard Ave
Bismarck, ND 58505
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