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I-94 closed between Dickinson and Valley City
Pipeline leak spills oil into creek near Belfield
Tickets to go on sale Friday for Journey concert at Fargodome
More than $44,000 in vehicles stole from Bismarck shop
Suspect in Twin Cities woman's death charged after leading Cass deputies to human remains
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EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
NDSU, SDSU rematch may be a battle of who can make best adjustments
Bob Brookover: Wentz wagon's wheels fall off
Timberwolves' bench playing Minnesota's best basketball
Five Heisman Trophy finalists named
Dickinson State's Shevlin earns NSAA honor
OMDAHL: Does North Dakota need two parties?
Port: Standing Rock's 2014 pipeline objection is irrelevant
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
Theresa M. Brewer
James "Jim" Wetzel
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
I-94 closed between Dickinson and Valley City
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