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Trump deepens attack on former Miss Universe, Clinton calls him "unhinged"
Mother of Californian man shot by police says he was having breakdown
Roosevelt takes the stage: Clay Jenkinson portrays TR during mock debate
Investigators seek clues on why New Jersey train failed to stop
Old Strom Center becomes preschool, day care
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
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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
September 22, 2016
North Dakota other U.S. states' sluggish revenue dims outlook for 2017 budgets
Drooping U.S. state tax revenue in the first half of 2016 could put holes in the states' budgets for fiscal 2017, according to a report by the...
News/Nation and World
September 22, 2016 - 2:42pm
September 15, 2016
Obama administration targets corporate offshore tax avoidance
WASHINGTON—The Obama administration on Thursday took action to limit the use of foreign tax credits by American multinational companies...
September 15, 2016 - 2:49pm
August 30, 2016
Europeans order Apple to pay Ireland $14.5 billion in back taxex
BRUSSELS/DUBLIN—The European Commission ordered Apple Inc to pay Ireland unpaid taxes of up to $14.5 billion on Tuesday as it ruled the...
News/Nation and World
August 30, 2016 - 8:14pm
August 20, 2016
How do you pay for a $2.2 billion project?
FARGO — Consultants for the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority recently gave Cass County and Fargo officials a glimpse of the next seven...
August 20, 2016 - 6:00pm
June 21, 2016
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to collect sales tax
STANDING ROCK RESERVATION -- The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe will begin collecting sales tax from its members July 1. The tribal council has voted 14-0 last month to enter a tax collection agreement with the state. The tribe will receive 80 percent of the revenue and the state of North...
June 21, 2016 - 9:09pm
May 15, 2016
Trump taps climate change skeptic as energy adviser, pushes back on taxes
WASHINGTON - Donald Trump on Friday picked a prominent climate change skeptic to help him craft his energy policy and pushed back against renewed calls that he release his income tax returns - saying his tax rate is "none of your business." The presumptive Republican presidential...
News/Nation and World
May 15, 2016 - 12:21am
April 25, 2016
Angel fund scrutiny to continue Tuesday
BISMARCK – Lawmakers on Tuesday will continue to scrutinize the state’s “angel fund” tax incentive program to make sure it’s benefiting North Dakota’s economy and not just investors plugging money into out-of-state companies. During their meetings in January and March,...
April 25, 2016 - 4:00pm
April 24, 2016
Port: North Dakota’s budget shortfall may show up in your property tax bill
MINOT -- Some of North Dakota’s candidates for governor have promised that the state’s falling revenues won’t hit taxpayers. They’ve...
April 24, 2016 - 12:02am
April 18, 2016
City budget experienced shortfalls in 2015
The city of Dickinson spent a little more than it collected in its general fund over last year. City Accountant Robbie Morey presented the city’s fiscal year-end report for 2015 at the regular meeting of the City Commission on Monday and said general fund expenditures amounted to...
April 18, 2016 - 9:35pm
April 14, 2016
Area residents dealing with repercussions of income tax identity theft
Stacey Buckman has her financial ducks in a row. She’s a small business owner, does her own taxes, regularly checks her credit report and...
April 14, 2016 - 9:51pm
April 12, 2016
ND taxable sales and purchases down nearly 19 percent in 2015
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s mining and oil extraction sector saw a $2 billion dip in taxable sales and purchases in 2015 as depressed crude oil and farm commodity prices brought the state’s economic boom to a grinding halt, according to figures released Tuesday. Taxable sales...
April 12, 2016 - 4:48pm
March 29, 2016
Ballot petition for tobacco tax hike approved for signatures
BISMARCK – Sponsors of a proposed measure that would raise tobacco taxes in North Dakota for the first time since 1993 can start gathering signatures to get it on the November ballot. Secretary of State Al Jaeger said Tuesday he has approved the petition for circulation. Backers...
March 29, 2016 - 12:29pm
March 16, 2016
Ballot measure would boost tax on cigarettes by $1.76 a pack
BISMARCK – A group frustrated with the North Dakota Legislature’s repeated refusal to raise tobacco taxes will attempt to put the issue to voters in November, announcing a ballot initiative Wednesday that would hike the tax on a pack of cigarettes by $1.76. The measure also would...
March 16, 2016 - 4:33pm
February 22, 2016
State revenues align with new forecast in January
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s tax revenues in January continued to fall far short of expectations from a year ago, but the state’s budget director was pleased to see they were in line with a revised revenue forecast released Feb. 1. The state collected about $160.3 million in tax...
February 22, 2016 - 12:15pm
February 7, 2016
Port: Be thankful the Democrats weren’t in charge
MINOT -- If Democrats had been running the state over the last few years, North Dakota’s budget situation would be much worse. For one thing,...
February 7, 2016 - 12:00am