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Fargo lawmaker back at the Capitol after surgery
Minn. man pleads guilty to killing Fargo woman
Prosecutors describe 'lives snuffed out' at Aaron Hernandez trial
New Trump travel order expected in coming days, Pence says
Trump softens immigration stance, takes measured tone in speech
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Golf's governing bodies propose 'fundamental' rule changes
DHS girls basketball achieves team goal of making WDA Tournament
Scoreboard of February 28, 2017
In or out? Entering selection day, Blue Hawks in limbo
DSU Football announces new signing, spring schedule
World of Wine: A journey in wine appreciation
Port: Cramer got a little excited when President Trump mentioned the Dakota Access Pipeline
Lost Italian: Have a Lenten fish fry Italian style
Port: Raising taxes is a fool's errand, oil boom lobbying and a futile immunity law
Dr. Fox: Pet dogs in public demonstrations
Maynard V. Wanner
Charles V. "Chuck" Kadrmas
William "Bill" G. Heick
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
December 12, 2016
ND legislative leaders wary of revenue forecast for 2017-19 budget
FARGO—Republican legislative leaders are a bit more gloomy about North Dakota's revenue prospects than those built into Gov. Jack Dalyrmple's...
December 12, 2016 - 12:35pm
June 21, 2016
City revenues sit lower than at same time last year
While Dickinson's budget reforecast incorporated a more sluggish economic reality into municipal plans, city coffers could still see a shortage in some accounts. City Accountant Robbie Morey delivered a financial report to the City Commission on Monday that identified the city's revenues...
June 21, 2016 - 6:04pm
January 19, 2016
Dickinson to participate in oil gap analysis study
A gap analysis study of Oil Patch cities, including Dickinson, would attempt to compare the levels of expenses and revenues incurred by oil industry developments to provide data in time for the upcoming legislative session. The Dickinson City Commission approved a resolution at its...
January 19, 2016 - 8:29pm
February 23, 2014
Dozens take layoffs at University of Minnesota: Duluth branch hopes to reduce budget by $9.4M
DULUTH, Minn. — Nearly 50 staff and 12 faculty members took part in voluntary layoff programs at the University of Minnesota Duluth as part of its budget reduction plan. Chancellor Lendley Black announced to faculty and staff in a letter Thursday that UMD hopes to reduce its budget...
February 23, 2014 - 12:09am
February 12, 2014
N.D. revenues beat forecast by $150M: Sales tax collections down in January, individual income tax revenue up
BISMARCK – Revenues streaming into North Dakota’s general fund are beating forecasts by $150 million so far during the current two-year budget cycle that began July 1, but not all categories of tax collections saw an increase last month, the director of the state’s budget office...
February 12, 2014 - 2:58pm
November 20, 2013
Former Minn. legislator advocates regional control of oil tax revenue
A model put in place years ago by leaders in Minnesota’s mining-heavy Iron Range was pitched as a way to give more regional control of oil...
November 20, 2013 - 9:56pm
June 18, 2013
ND general fund revenue beats forecast by $1.6 billion
BISMARCK - Revenue streaming into North Dakota's general fund has surpassed the state's forecast by $1.6 billion with one month left to go in the two-year budget cycle, state Budget Director Pam Sharp reported Tuesday, prompting one lawmaker to ask, "How can we be that far off?" Rep....
June 18, 2013 - 3:07pm
February 13, 2013
State revenue forecasts show a plateau
BISMARCK -- After two years of rapid economic and population growth that lead to a $1.6 billion state surplus, the state is beginning to see signs that it is leveling off. The Office of Management and Budget told lawmakers Tuesday the state is projected to see just more than $45...
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am
August 8, 2012
Paid petition circulators drive some measures
BISMARCK (AP) -- In their efforts to get on the November ballot, those shepherding some of North Dakota's new crop of voter initiatives relied...
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 5, 2012
Oil tax revenue almost doubles expectations
BISMARCK -- North Dakota collected almost $1.7 billion in oil tax revenue in the past fiscal year, nearly bringing in as much money in one year as the state expected to collect in two. The original forecast from February 2011 predicted North Dakota would collect $2.041 billion in...
August 5, 2012 - 12:00am
July 14, 2012
Hot topic: Oil tax revenue sharing; Booming counties feeling shorted by current formula
BISMARCK -- How much money North Dakota's oil- and gas-producing counties should get to help pay for all the needs that have come with rapid...
July 14, 2012 - 12:00am
February 12, 2009
$100,000 school revenue shortfall expected
Dickinson Public Schools' revenue may be nearly $100,000 less than expected this year, school officials say. However leaders believe it will be made up in other ways and won't cause problems. DPS Budget Committee members discussed revenues and expenses at their regular meeting Wednesday....
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
February 8, 2009
Senate busy on revenue projections
The North Dakota legislature has been busy determining the various priorities of the state over the past month, but when it comes to how those priorities will be paid for the picture hasn't been too clear. Legislators hope the new revenue projections, which will be presented on Monday,...
February 8, 2009 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Spiritwood ethanol plant is OK'd for revenue bonds
BISMARCK -- The Spirit Ethanol plant being built at Spiritwood will be able to use $60 million to $80 million in revenue bonds to build its sewage and solid waste disposal facilities now that the state Industrial Commission has agreed to have the state Public Finance Authority issue...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am