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Two-a-days: North Dakota legislators sprint toward mid-session break
MCFEELY: Legendary coach needs all of his competitiveness after car crash
ND House: Nonlethal drone weapons stay legal for law enforcement
Man sentenced in crash that killed 83-year-old ND rancher
Soon, some will get through Twin Cities airport security with a fingerprint or iris scan
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Top-seeded Bulldogs hold off Bison in Region 7 Tournament
Bearcats knock off defending Region 7 champs Trinity in quarterfinals
Night Hawks outlast Heart River in Region 7 Tournament
Defense, scoring balance gets Killdeer past Wildfire
DSU track and field collects NSAA honors
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Father Sebastian Schmidt, OSB
Louis "Louie" Brezden
Marcus and Elva Bakke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
October 23, 2013
U.S. oil sinks to lowest since July on inventory rise
* U.S. EIA reports big rise in U.S. crude stocks * Brent/U.S. crude spread widens to more than $13 * U.S. crude falls to lowest since July 1 * China's crude stocks also rise in September LONDON - U.S. crude fell towards $96 a barrel to its lowest since July on Wednesday, outpacing...
October 23, 2013 - 10:28am
October 17, 2013
Bill to spare US economy from debt crisis also delivers favors
WASHINGTON -- The last-minute bill to avert a potentially catastrophic U.S.
October 17, 2013 - 12:00am
October 9, 2013
Cramer: Short-term debt ceiling increase needed
WASHINGTON -- As the government shutdown continued through Wednesday as Republicans and Democrats continued to slug it out politically over budget issues, Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., said he thinks a short-term solution could be reached soon, giving lawmakers more time to negotiate. "I'd...
October 9, 2013 - 6:14pm
October 7, 2013
Brent rises, U.S. oil recoups losses after pipeline resumes
* Gulf of Mexico output returning to normal after storm * Concerns over U.S. debt default cloud demand outlook (Updates prices to settlement) NEW YORK - Crude oil futures on both sides of the Atlantic pared losses on Monday after a sharp drop in earlier trade, following a report...
October 7, 2013 - 2:26pm
October 4, 2013
Weather slows N.D. taxable sales
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's taxable sales and purchases dropped 2.4 percent during April, May and June when compared to the same three months a year ago, according to the state Tax Department. North Dakota recorded about $6.3 billion in taxable sales and purchases during the second...
October 4, 2013 - 11:43am
September 29, 2013
Boosted by growing oil and energy industry, Forbes ranks N.D. as second-best state for business
With a strong help from oil development in the western part of the state, Forbes magazine this week ranked North Dakota as the second-best state...
September 29, 2013 - 12:00am
September 22, 2013
South Dakota hotel reservations sink with pheasant numbers
MITCHELL, S.D. - In Mitchell, pheasant hunting is more than a pastime.
September 22, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
Sales figures show slower growth for N.D. economy
BISMARCK - North Dakota's tax commissioner said Thursday the growth rate of the state's economy slowed during the first three months of 2013, including declines in areas such as mining and construction, when compared to 2012. In a release, Cory Fong said taxable sales and purchases...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 18, 2013
Sales figures show slower growth for N.D. economy
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's tax commissioner said Thursday the growth rate of the state's economy slowed during the first three months of 2013, including declines in areas such as mining and construction, when compared to 2012. In a release, Cory Fong said taxable sales and purchases...
July 18, 2013 - 11:45am
June 7, 2013
ND leads states in economic growth
BISMARCK -- For the third straight year, North Dakota's economy has outpaced all other states, a report from the U.S.
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
June 1, 2013
Acme expands with booms in energy, construction
GRAND FORKS -- With contractors around the region traveling to western North Dakota on the heels of the oil boom, the demand for construction equipment has rippled east, and one Grand Forks retailer is reaping the benefits. Acme Tools, a longstanding regional tool and equipment retailer,...
June 1, 2013 - 12:00am
May 31, 2013
ND recognized for permanent economic growth
For the first time ever, North Dakota is being recognized by Area Development Magazine for its permanent economic growth. Released Wednesday, North Dakota was one of 15 states to be honored with the Silver Shovel Award given by the site selection and facility planning quarterly.
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
May 30, 2013
Bowman County officials identify areas for growth
As oil activity makes its way south, Bowman County and its cities are gearing up and getting ready to grow. City and county officials gathered last week for part two of their Vision West economic development planning where they identified 11 areas -- including tourism, downtown development...
May 30, 2013 - 12:00am
May 29, 2013
North Dakota sees large jump in taxable sales totals from 2011 to 2012
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's taxable sales and purchases climbed more than $5 billion, or 28.7 percent, from 2011 to 2012, according to an annual report released Wednesday. The report, issued by the state tax department, found that during the fourth quarter of 2012 -- October, November...
May 29, 2013 - 11:03am
May 4, 2013
A natural selection for job growth
The current and projected rise in natural gas production in North Dakota bodes well for small businesses in the state. That was the message in a report released this week by the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council, a national advocacy organization based in Virginia. The report,...
May 4, 2013 - 12:00am