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White House says Syria's Assad preparing another chemical attack, warns of 'heavy' penalty
Third West Fargo high school, middle school effort on back burner for now
Russia sanctions bill remains stalled in Congress
Saving lives in the air: Sanford AirMed in Dickinson helps save lives with the use of a plane
Grass fire burns 10 acres near Dickinson
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Bull riding winner Whitt shines on final day of Roughrider Days rodeo
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
Grand Forks native Jackson Kunz commits to UND
Wild sign Olofsson to two-year contract
Second all-star trip would be 'a blessing' for Santana
Port: Heidi Heitkamp blasted in the New York Times for being 'uninterested in sexism and misogyny'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Jessie Veeder: To have my little sister along with me
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Reuben E. Pladsen
Virgil H. Heidecker
Raphael "Ralph" Brinster
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
Burgum proclaims statewide fire and drought emergency
oil tax revenue
March 19, 2015
Forecast drops North Dakota's oil tax revenue another $1 billion
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s oil tax revenues took another nearly $1 billion hit in the latest revenue forecast released Wednesday, but the...
March 19, 2015 - 12:46pm
March 11, 2015
Budget forecast ebbs and flows with oil
BISMARCK — With a week to go before the release of an updated North Dakota revenue forecast, a working budget group was still trying to determine...
March 11, 2015 - 11:00pm
January 30, 2015
Forecast: Oil tax revenue to drop $4B
BISMARCK – Legislative leaders remained optimistic about North Dakota’s financial position but predicted some difficult decisions ahead in...
January 30, 2015 - 12:51am
January 15, 2015
Democrats urge backup budgeting for North Dakota
BISMARCK — Uncertainty over the price of crude oil and “sobering” projections for North Dakota’s oil tax revenues over the next two years spurred Democratic lawmakers Thursday to call for backup budgeting and a study of the state’s volatility in tax collections. Senate...
January 15, 2015 - 11:10pm
December 16, 2014
ND could lose billions if oil prices persist
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota stands to lose billions in revenue if oil prices continue to slip, Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley said Tuesday at a meeting of the Highway 2 West Manufacturers’ Association in Grand Forks. Under state law, if oil prices fall below a certain threshold for five...
December 16, 2014 - 11:16pm
December 11, 2014
Oil, gas tax declines hurt state revenues
WASHINGTON — Declines in oil and gas severance taxes contributed to large drops in overall revenues for Dakota in the third quarter, a public policy research group reported. In North Dakota, experiencing a natural gas and oil boom, tax revenues fell 46.7 percent in the quarter...
December 11, 2014 - 10:59pm
September 5, 2014
Brock: Oil tax revenue split has to change to favor impacted areas
I tried to imagine sitting down at the kitchen table to discuss household finances, and I began by stating our budget this year is probably going to be about 10 times higher than usual. After reviving my spouse with smelling salts, I would calmly explain that there are just a lots...
September 5, 2014 - 6:53pm
August 29, 2014
New OMB forecast estimates $9.8B in N.D. oil tax revenue in 2015-17, $2.2B more in 2013-15 than previously forecast
BISMARCK — North Dakota is poised to collect nearly $9.8 billion in oil tax revenue during the next two years and $2.2 billion more than previously forecast for 2013-15, according to a new outlook released Friday that had elected leaders calling for additional tax relief, greater...
August 29, 2014 - 12:13pm
May 7, 2014
Dalrymple calls for hold-even agency budgets with option for increases
BISMARCK — As North Dakota sits on billions of dollars in oil tax revenues, Gov. Jack Dalrymple called on state agencies Wednesday to develop hold-even budgets for the 2015-2017 biennium but left the door open to requests for more money to meet growth-related needs. It’s the...
May 7, 2014 - 5:26pm
February 19, 2014
Western ND officials plead for more oil tax revenue: Anderson: ‘We’re down on our knees here begging you’
BISMARCK — Local government and school leaders facing mounting needs in western North Dakota pleaded with state lawmakers on Wednesday to give them a bigger share of oil production tax revenue, with one county official saying, “we’re down here on our knees begging you.” About...
February 19, 2014 - 11:54pm