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Former chancellor Potts withdraws from NDUS search
Police sought records on Bearson photos
Stockholders approve Halliburton, Baker Hughes merger
Highway Patrol investigates officer driving wrong way on highway after Larimore crash
Wardner OK with House’s oil tax formula, but seeks other changes to bill
Manufacturers trying to find their niche in oil industry
Company seeks flaring exemptions: XTO Energy wants 140 wells excused from rule
Schlumberger: Prudence the new normal for U.S. oil
Hi-tech and Big Data offer hope to battered U.S. oil industry
Rig decline smallest in 3 months
Our View: Taxis look for guidance, ISIS targets military members
Brock: Voting should not be mandatory
Respect the opinions and views of others
ND pipeline regulation better than federal regulation
Thank you, local businesses
#TBT: Early signs of the boom
AppSnap: TripIt alleviates (some) travel stress
Stolen memories: Local family has World War II memorabilia stolen during home invasion
Rural Manvel couple's outdoor birth experience focus of TV reality show
Patrick Hope: Covering the basics
Gerald "Jerry" Schmidt
Dorothy P. Ficek
Lydia J. Charles
Louise M. Wolf
No woes in first round: University of North Dakota tops Quinnipiac in NCAA West Region
Seiler, Tescher named NSAA preseason all-conference team
Blue Hawks grab split against Mustangs
Polish import Aiyegbusi eager to give NFL a spin
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
December 6, 2012
Dalrymple's $12.8B plan: Governor calls for permanent tax relief
BISMARCK -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple unveiled his budget recommendations for the next two years Wednesday, calling for $12.8 billion of spending with...
news / north dakota / oil
December 6, 2012 - 12:00am
September 20, 2012
State budget surplus projection doubles to $1.6B
BISMARCK -- At this rate, we're going to need a bigger piggy bank. North Dakota's already-rich outlook got richer Wednesday after the latest budget report estimated the surplus in the state's general fund will hit a new high of $1.6 billion by the time the current biennium ends next...
news / north dakota / oil
September 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Dickinson taxable sales grow 52 percent; Williston leads statewide growth that increased to more than $19B
BISMARCK -- The story of North Dakota's envious economy just keeps getting bigger with all of the state's largest cities contributing to eye-popping...
news / oil
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
June 5, 2010
Water pipeline project nears completion
After conception by a few area minds in the late '70s and about $31 million later, rural residents in southwest North Dakota can receive treated water as a section of the Southwest Pipeline Project nears completion. More than 940 residents near Medora, Beach, Sentinel Butte, Golva...
local / news / water
June 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
Embracing the future by ignoring the past
The Congressional Budget Office, the economic forecasting arm of the Congress, now reports that the Social Security trust fund is almost in the red. They project that the fund's surplus next year will be a scant $3 billion. For perspective, CBO just 12 months ago projected that this...
April 8, 2009 - 12:00am
February 15, 2009
What will stimulus package do for you?
(AP) -- President Barack Obama is expected to sign the newly-passed $787 billion economic stimulus bill on Tuesday in Denver. Here's a look at how the economic stimulus plan could affect you. Taxes The recovery package has tax breaks for families that send a child to college, purchase...
February 15, 2009 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
N.D. surplus for 2009 is $740 million to $1.2 billion
BISMARCK -- It's safe to say North Dakota's revenue forecast is understated, the state budget director told legislative appropriations members Wednesday. Revenues and transfers into the state general fund are up 17 percent over the 2007 forecast, OMB Director Pam Sharp said.
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
May 15, 2008
House passes $290 billion farm bill
WASHINGTON -- By a strong, veto-proof majority, the House passed a $290 billion farm bill with increased subsidies for farmers and food stamps for the poor amid rising grocery prices while sprinkling in pet projects that lawmakers can take home to voters this election year. The...
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 2, 2008
N.D. rural electric co-ops plan $2 billion upgrades
FARGO -- North Dakota rural electric cooperatives plan to go on a spending spree, with planned investments approaching $2 billion over the next three years to upgrade transmission lines and emission controls. The investment figure, compiled by the North Dakota Association of Rural...
May 2, 2008 - 12:00am