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Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list
Netanyahu warns Obama on Iran deal, says he means no disrespect
Grafton school district has an app for that
Minnesota firearms permits down
Klobuchar, Franken fight invasive species
Pipeline company didn’t use remote sensors before leak
Kemp: U.S. shale producers get no relief from rising Brent
Decision on plastic plant location may be delayed
Oklahoma company sets sights on ending flaring in Bakken
Brent approaches $61: ND rig count continues to fall
Letter: Remove the ‘gag amendment’ from trafficking bill
Shaw: No longer can Giuliani be admired
Omdahl: Legislative damage is sustainable — so far
Our View: Innovation of byproducts next step for ND energy
Letter: Dickinson needs to control growth in face of oil slowdown
Ars longa, game brevis: ‘The Order: 1886’ begs question 'How long should a game really be?'
Strom Center offers QuickBooks camp
Hope: ‘Pls send help … for a mere $10,000’
"Big Bird," oil boom, John Waters and more at Fargo Film Festival
Gwen Sebastian to debut new single
John Michael Shjeflo
Matilda "Tillie" Faulhaber
Preparing for Region 7 battle
‘The Acacia and Keana Show’: Dickinson’s Fossum, Kudrna take first, runner-up at state gymnastics
Golden Eagles rally for win over Blue Hawks
Gasol helps Grizzlies top Timberwolves
Improving a county seat: Unincorporated Manning, the small seat of Dunn County, not immune to oil boom growth
Gatekeepers of the refinery: Lab plays large role at Dakota Prairie Refining
Coming soon: Killdeer plans for massive investment this year
Fixing connections in the oilfield: Dakota Energy Technologies repairs threads on drill pipe connections
High Plains Cultural Center serves community that built it
McKenzie County authorities searching for man following shooting incident
August 8, 2013
With surplus of cash, N. Dakota hears pleas for help paying bills
BISMARCK -- Like a lottery winner who hears from a long-lost relative or friend, the cash-rich state of North Dakota gets similar pleas for help. State Treasurer Kelly Schmidt said that in the past year and a half, her office has received a handful of emails and letters from people...
news / north dakota
August 8, 2013 - 12:00am
July 18, 2013
Dunn County Commission thinks finances; plans for possible 2014 budget surplus
MANNING -- The Dunn County Commission will examine its budget in the next few months and begin making plans for the county's finances in 2014, which could include a budget surplus. During Wednesday's commission meeting at the Dunn County Courthouse in Manning, the commissioners agreed...
July 18, 2013 - 12:00am
September 20, 2012
State budget surplus projection doubles to $1.6B
BISMARCK -- At this rate, we're going to need a bigger piggy bank. North Dakota's already-rich outlook got richer Wednesday after the latest budget report estimated the surplus in the state's general fund will hit a new high of $1.6 billion by the time the current biennium ends next...
news / north dakota / oil
September 20, 2012 - 12:00am
September 19, 2012
$1.6B: ND budget surplus continues to zoom
BISMARCK (AP) -- New estimates put North Dakota's budget surplus at a staggering $1.6 billion. In July the state's budget surplus was estimated at $850 million. That doesn't count $1.1 billion in state reserve funds that have restrictions on how they can be spent. Gov. Jack Dalrymple...
Energy / local / news / north dakota / oil
September 19, 2012 - 1:49pm
June 20, 2012
ND state surplus prediction: $2 billion
BISMARCK -- No longer will North Dakotans be talking about the state's billion-dollar surplus and reserves. Instead, they can start talking...
local / north dakota / oil
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Peterson, lawmakers spar on WSI surplus
BISMARCK -- A Fargo legislator told the state auditor Wednesday that debates about the workers' compensation agency's illegally large reserve fund is a "detail." Nevertheless, the Legislature's interim Industry, Business and Labor Committee will consider a bill for 2009 to change...
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
N.D. surplus for 2009 is $740 million to $1.2 billion
BISMARCK -- It's safe to say North Dakota's revenue forecast is understated, the state budget director told legislative appropriations members Wednesday. Revenues and transfers into the state general fund are up 17 percent over the 2007 forecast, OMB Director Pam Sharp said.
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Auditor seeks answers on WSI surplus
BISMARCK -- A consulting firm has been asked to find out exactly what led to Workforce Safety and Insurance's large surplus, a state audit manager said Wednesday. Gordy Smith of the State Auditor's Office said BDMP of Portland, Maine, is doing this year's biennial performance evaluation...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am