Ghosts of North Dakota
Hanks, North Dakota

Hanks, North Dakota, in Williams County, about 33 miles northwest of Williston, is a lonely outpost on the prairie, just one resident away from being a ghost town. Hanks was the...

Clif Nelson contributed these photos of Hanks, North Dakota, a near-ghost town in Williams County — population one.¬†Clif’s comments: “It was never much of a town, but they had coal mines...