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December 14, 2015
A recent Moody's Analytics report warns North Dakota could be headed for "full-blown recession," but a University of North Dakota economics professor dampened any dire predictions about the state's economy. The report cites drops in oil prices and employment reductions outside of the state's metro areas as reasons it lists the state's business cycle as "at risk." The current estimated oil price in North Dakota is $27, the lowest since late 2008. (Thinkstock Images / Press Graphic)
North Dakota could be headed for recession, group says; Drop in oil prices cited for downturn
December 14, 2015 - 6:36pm
December 8, 2015
Letter: Rein in Roosevelt library while we still can
December 8, 2015 - 8:01pm
December 4, 2015
North Dakota best-run state again but oil prices offer ‘true test’
December 4, 2015 - 3:33pm
December 2, 2015
ADP: U.S. private sector adds 217,000 jobs in November
December 2, 2015 - 11:59am
November 18, 2015
ND tax revenues fall $49M short in October; budget office talks about updating forecast
November 18, 2015 - 4:54pm
October 27, 2015
Letter: Impact North Dakota jobs had on nation is no joke
October 27, 2015 - 5:21pm
October 20, 2015
North Dakota's unemployment rate dropped in September
October 20, 2015 - 5:37pm
October 11, 2015
Through September, more than $4.16 million in Outdoor Heritage Fund dollars has been spent on projects, including the creation of Johnny Gisi Memorial Park. (Submitted Photo by Bismarck Parks and Recreation District)
Conservation fund dollars bearing fruit statewide
October 11, 2015 - 8:40pm
October 6, 2015
N.D. taxable sales and purchases down 16 percent in second quarter compared with 2014
October 6, 2015 - 3:17pm
October 3, 2015
The listed sums show forecasts of the gross production tax revenues drawn from oil industry and allotted to the displayed cities through distributions from the state. As the tax revenue is dependent on the shifting value of the oil produced, the graphic provides two comparison points. The first figure is the revenue distributed to the city in surge funding. Debts are not shown. The second is the forecast from the last legislative session in January, while the third uses oil prices from August.
Oil Patch city debts increase
October 3, 2015 - 11:49pm
September 21, 2015
Think tank ranks N.D. second for best fiscal health
September 21, 2015 - 10:57am
September 16, 2015
More than $1 trillion being spent on Drug War
September 16, 2015 - 8:40pm
September 2, 2015
Williston, Oil Patch economy settling into ‘new normal’
September 2, 2015 - 6:57pm
August 6, 2015
Sewage flow becomes Williston's oil bust indicator
August 6, 2015 - 10:23am
July 24, 2015
Two “For Sale” signs sit on the corner of a home’s lot Friday in north Dickinson. Home prices are stabilzing, Realtors say. (Press Photo by Dustin Monke)
Dickinson residential housing market stabilizing with more availability
July 24, 2015 - 10:52pm
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