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As court reporters age, demand for replacements is high
Tactics changing with juvenile offenders in ND - less punishment, more counseling
Cramer, Heitkamp point to ND issues in high-profile votes
Solo grad: Graham graduates as lone member of Class of ‘18 at Fordville-Lankin Public School
Victim in deadly motorcycle crash near Lidgerwood ID’d
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Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
Drunk diners, penny-pinching patrons: Service industry workers share stories of customer mistreatment
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
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Lighting change required for wind farms
ND natural gas production sets record as oil production drops
Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
Trump announces support for year-round E15 sales
Trump ethanol moves may be worse for farmers than soy tariff
Unseen face of the opioid epidemic: Drug abuse among the elderly grows
Swift's rules of comportment not quite as persnickety as royal family
2-year-old Edie thinks she's 30-something, or 60-something, or something
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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May 25, 2018
ND Legacy Fund earnings top $1 billion; asset allocation remains same
BISMARCK—North Dakota's State Investment Board voted unanimously Friday, May 25, to maintain its asset allocation of the Legacy Fund, which...
May 25, 2018 - 5:14pm
March 14, 2018
COLUMN: 'The time to save money is when you have some.'
As your State Treasurer and a North Dakota taxpayer, I am finding the recent news articles regarding the introduction of a legislative bill to spend dollars from the principal of the Legacy Fund very interesting. I'll say it again, spend a portion of the principal of the fund ......
March 14, 2018 - 7:05am
March 12, 2018
ND treasurer opposes tapping Legacy Fund for infrastructure loan program
FARGO — North Dakota Treasurer Kelly Schmidt has come out against a legislative proposal to tap the Legacy Fund to create a revolving loan...
March 12, 2018 - 5:30pm
March 11, 2018
Commentary: Legacy Fund loan idea is promising -- but should go further
The North Dakota Legacy Fund is fed by a portion of the state's share of petroleum revenues. The fund, which started collecting deposits in 2011, now has a balance of more than $4.2 billion and the cash is pouring in lately at the rate of between $42 million and $45 million a month....
March 11, 2018 - 7:00am
March 6, 2018
Proposal would use Legacy Fund to finance ND public works projects
FARGO—North Dakota legislators are proposing tapping the Legacy Fund to create a low-interest revolving loan fund that government subdivisions...
March 6, 2018 - 7:02pm
November 28, 2017
ND Legacy Fund's oil and gas tax allocations fall below forecast
BISMARCK — Oil and gas tax allocations to the North Dakota's Legacy Fund are falling below projections in recent months, but the chairman...
November 28, 2017 - 5:08pm
June 5, 2017
ND Legacy Fund beset by lower oil prices, group urges strategic investment plan
FARGO—North Dakota's Legacy Fund now stands at almost $4 billion and legislators will for the first time tap earnings from the fund to...
June 5, 2017 - 6:48am
March 6, 2017
UND professor: Tap Legacy Fund to preserve universities' legacy
North Dakota's economy is in recession. The current slowdown is largely driven by the state's reliance on commodities. Prices continue to sag...
March 6, 2017 - 10:23am
November 23, 2016
ND attorney general says state can start tapping Legacy Fund earnings in 2017
BISMARCK, N.D. — Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has issued an opinion clarifying when North Dakota can start tapping earnings from the...
November 23, 2016 - 7:03pm
October 12, 2016
Other Views: Pipeline protest must end
Fargo—Patience among law enforcement personnel and the people of North Dakota is running thin over the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's pipeline protest in Morton County. The rule of law has been trampled by the protesters and their illegal encampments on federal and private lands...
October 12, 2016 - 6:35pm
October 1, 2016
N.D. Legacy Fund tops $4 billion in less than six years
BISMARCK — Less than six years after North Dakota residents voted to sock away oil and gas tax collections for future generations, the Legacy Fund has topped $4 billion in value, a "phenomenal" feat the state's chief investment officer said speaks to the state's fiscal conservatism....
October 1, 2016 - 11:29am
August 26, 2016
N.D. leaders shift toward willingness to spend Legacy Fund earnings for 2017-19 budget
BISMARCK — North Dakota leaders are signaling a growing willingness to use earnings from the state's $3.8 billion Legacy Fund to shore...
August 26, 2016 - 8:03pm
December 2, 2015
As low oil prices sting Legacy Fund, lawmakers debate spending earnings
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s trust fund for oil and gas tax revenues could take a $212 million hit if slumping crude oil prices linger through June 2017, state lawmakers were told Wednesday as they continued to debate how much of the Legacy Fund’s earnings should be available to...
December 2, 2015 - 4:26pm
August 13, 2015
Legacy Fund principal likely safe from spending in 2017, leaders say
BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers will likely keep their hands off the state’s $3 billion-plus Legacy Fund when it becomes available for spending in 2017, GOP and Democratic legislative leaders agreed Thursday. But while the fund’s principal is probably safe from spending,...
August 13, 2015 - 5:50pm
June 15, 2015
New investment strategy paying off for $3.2B Legacy Fund
BISMARCK – A more diversified investment strategy is paying off for North Dakota’s $3.2 billion trust fund for oil and gas tax revenue, bringing a higher rate of return for the state but also higher fees paid to investment managers, officials said Monday. After management fees...
June 15, 2015 - 11:46pm