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Solutions to ending the sex trafficking in the Bakken

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Williston, ND (WDAY TV) - As North Dakota watches oil flow, the state's top federal, state and local officials are joining victim advocates who working in "crisis mode" to address the ugly side emerging from the oil boom.

The Bakken has attracted, not only workers from around the world, but organized crime who want to take advantage of the free flowing money, by trafficking girls for sex.

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Kevin Wallevand
Kevin Wallevand has been a Reporter at WDAY-TV since 1983. He is a native of Vining, Minnesota in Otter Tail County. His series and documentary work have brought him to Africa, Vietnam, Haiti, Kosovo, South America, Mongolia and the Middle East. He is an Emmy and Edward R. Murrow award recipient.
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