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Investigators seek clues on why New Jersey train failed to stop
Old Strom Center becomes preschool, day care
Police Blotter: Trailer stolen from Dickinson dealer
Rally against racism: UND students speak out after social media posts
Native American tribes in Canada, U.S. to sign treaty to protect Yellowstone grizzlies
crime and courts
nation and world
Killdeer oilfield waste facility must close, clean up site
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Cheering on the team
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Wildfire, Night Hawks prepare for a battle in the trenches
Trio of sophomores proving vital for Titans
Hopfauf carrying heavy load for Midgets football
Buxton powers Twins past Royals
Morlock's versatility to be tested as the Bison starting fullback
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Jared Bertin Lewton
Marjorie J. Gegelmann
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
July 27, 2016
Wardner and Carlson: The truth about oil taxes, property taxes and spec
The North Dakota Democrats have begun their fall campaign in earnest and, as expected, they and their legislative leadership are using the same...
July 27, 2016 - 11:00am
December 26, 2015
Law closes loophole for notice of big property tax increases
BISMARCK – One of eight new laws taking effect Friday in North Dakota will close a loophole that kept property owners from receiving notice of significant property tax increases in certain cases. The 2013 law required that property owners be notified if the assessed value of their...
December 26, 2015 - 12:02am
August 7, 2015
DPS to host public meeting Monday to discuss increased property tax levy
Dickinson Public Schools is hosting a public meeting Monday to discuss a proposed 25.65 percent property tax levy increase. DPS Assistant Superintendent Vince Reep predicts the mill levy for the district would increase by 3.6, and said he would discuss estimates of the district’s...
August 7, 2015 - 10:11pm
January 6, 2015
Counties oppose online property tax information requirement
BISMARCK — Thousands of additional North Dakotans could see their property tax information posted online if state lawmakers pass a bill that’s scheduled for its first hearing Wednesday. The North Dakota Association of Counties is opposing the bipartisan bill, which would require...
January 6, 2015 - 11:38pm
December 9, 2014
State property tax statements get new look
BISMARCK — North Dakota property tax statements will hit mailboxes this month with a new look that will make it easier for taxpayers to understand, the state’s tax commissioner said. The Legislature’s interim Taxation Committee directed Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger’s...
December 9, 2014 - 10:27pm
October 18, 2014
Property taxes at top of list for tax commissioner candidates
With less than three weeks until the election, property tax improvements are the highest priority for all three candidates in the state tax commissioner race. Republican incumbent Ryan Rauschenberger, who was appointed tax commissioner by Gov. Jack Dalrymple in November, said his...
October 18, 2014 - 6:25pm
February 15, 2014
Nothing changes when it comes to property taxes
I built a commercial building 38 years ago — a plain, utilitarian steel building constructed when Dickinson needed all the economic thrust that it could muster. The property taxes were not low but reasonable. The taxes ranged from $1,900 to $3,900 per year with ups and downs due...
February 15, 2014 - 12:53am
January 16, 2014
Farm Bureau finalizing language for ballot measure on property tax reform
North Dakota Farm Bureau officials hope to finalize draft language by the end of next week for an initiated measure to reform property taxes, a lobbyist for the group said Thursday. Eric Aasmundstad said the measure aims to restrict local governments from automatically raising property...
January 16, 2014 - 5:57pm
December 3, 2013
Dalrymple says task force will deliver 'meaningful results’ on property taxes
BISMARCK — Gov. Jack Dalrymple said Tuesday his new Task Force on Property Tax Reform will identify “meaningful, long-term savings” for...
December 3, 2013 - 12:13pm
December 2, 2013
Dalrymple forming task force on property tax reform
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple is forming a task force to study permanent property tax reform in North Dakota. Dalrymple will announce the details of the task force, including its makeup and goals, during a press conference at 9:30 a.m. today at the Capitol, according to a news...
December 2, 2013 - 7:23pm
April 5, 2013
Shirvani could owe thousands in California property tax
TURLOCK, Calif. -- The head of the North Dakota University System likely will have to pay thousands of dollars in uncollected taxes because of a five-year assessment error on his former home here, the Stanislaus County assessor said this week. Dave Cogdill said the "fluke" went unnoticed...
April 5, 2013 - 12:00am
August 15, 2012
South Heart School Board proposes 12 percent take of property taxes
SOUTH HEART -- South Heart Schools discussed a proposal Tuesday to increase its share of the county's property tax levy by .31 percent to 12 percent. The public was invited to speak at a hearing at South Heart School, but no one from the public attended. Last year, South Heart considered...
August 15, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
Measure 2 fails: North Dakotans vote to keep property taxes
FARGO -- North Dakota's property tax revolt appeared to fizzle at the polls in early primary election returns Tuesday night. As of 11:23 p.m.,...
June 13, 2012 - 12:30am
February 2, 2012
Measure 2 deemed 'dangerous' by opposition
FARGO -- Leaders of Keep It Local North Dakota, a coalition opposed to an amendment eliminating North Dakota's property taxes, told a crowd here...
February 2, 2012 - 12:00am
Gladstone property values jump 37 percent
Taylor residents are off the hook for now, but Gladstone residents can expect a major increase in their property taxes since property values...
June 2, 2010 - 12:00am