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Negotiations between protesters, law enforcement break down
Jury debating murder fate of Spirit Lake Nation man accused of stabbing man in heart
DPS under investigation, parent alleges rooms used without parental consent
Police Blotter: Camper stolen from RV parking lot
Dog handlers not licensed to work security
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Trinity volleyball earns win on senior night over Beach
Blue Hawks, Black Hills State to renew old rivalry
Heart River to add baseball in spring
Former UND standouts make NHL debuts, more to come
Wild use another second-period explosion to blow past Bruins
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Forum editorial: Re-elect Cramer to House
Our View: This time for president, none of the above
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Elizabeth "Liz" Bobb
Carol Ann Zimmermann
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
April 28, 2015
‘It is property tax relief’: Lawmakers agree to take over share of county social service costs
BISMARCK – In a momentous shift, state lawmakers voted Tuesday to take over more than $23 million in county social services costs over the next two years, the first step in Gov. Jack Dalrymple’s proposal to eventually assume most, if not all, of the costs as a form of permanent...
April 28, 2015 - 4:06pm
April 21, 2015
Wardner and Carlson: It’s time to end the trigger
Benjamin Franklin said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” This couldn’t be further from the truth in North Dakota as it relates to the oil industry. The massive amount of uncertainty that has been caused by our archaic oil tax policies...
April 21, 2015 - 6:40pm
April 18, 2015
NDSU, UND faculty victimized by bogus tax returns
FARGO — Multiple faculty members at North Dakota State University have been notified by the IRS that fraudulent income tax returns were filed in their names. Allan Ashworth, a retired professor of geosciences, is one of those who learned that his information was used to file a...
April 18, 2015 - 4:26pm
April 17, 2015
Valuations on the rise: Appraiser says city lots undervalued; residents claim numbers are too high
Residents and business owners from around the city expressed their concerns about an increase in assessed property values in front of the Dickinson...
April 17, 2015 - 9:49am
As exchange rate lowers, Canadians still benefit from tax refunds
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - As taxpayers across the country made a last dash to submit their tax returns this week, another constituency has been seeking...
News/Nation and World
April 17, 2015 - 1:00am
April 16, 2015
Senate scraps proposed income tax cuts
BISMARCK – Senate lawmakers on Thursday scrapped a proposal to shrink North Dakota’s individual and corporate income tax rates by 5 percent, but the chairman of a House committee sitting on a separate proposal predicts a strong push for income tax relief in the House. Some...
April 16, 2015 - 11:52am
April 13, 2015
Tax day is rarely one of year's most stressful days, survey says
FARGO - Wednesday is the deadline to pay state and federal income taxes. But it's apparently nothing to stress out about. There's no doubt...
News/Nation and World
April 13, 2015 - 1:38pm
April 10, 2015
4Q taxable sales up year-over-year despite oil lull
BISMARCK - North Dakota’s taxable sales increased 15.5 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014 over the same period in 2013, Tax Commissioner...
April 10, 2015 - 7:42pm
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 18, 2015
Tax exemptions considered for agritourism
MCKENZIE, N.D. - Once a farm house, the Grand Lodge on the Black Leg Ranch near McKenzie has been renovated and boasts such amenities as refurbished pine board walls and floors, four private rooms and bathrooms, a bar, commercial kitchen, a meeting area and a large deck. Though...
March 18, 2015 - 8:00pm
March 16, 2015
U.S. Senators renew push for online sales tax collection
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A group of U.S. senators is renewing a push to allow states to collect sales tax from remote retailers that don't have a physical presence in the state, a move they say would level the playing field between online and traditional retailers. The Marketplace...
March 16, 2015 - 5:55pm
March 11, 2015
ND residents entitled to $2.6M in 2011 tax returns
North Dakotans may be entitled to almost $2.6 million in tax returns. More than 1.1 million people in the U.S. who did not file a federal income tax return in 2011 are entitled to approximately $1 billion, or a median of $698 each, the Internal Revenue Service announced in a news...
March 11, 2015 - 6:39pm
February 10, 2015
Bismarck man charged with 9 counts of filing fake tax returns
BISMARCK — A Bismarck man is facing charges in the U.S. District Court for North Dakota after an Internal Revenue Service investigation alleged that he submitted more than $43,000 in fraudulent tax refund claims. Solomon Lindsay, 38, is being held at Burleigh County Detention Center...
News/crime and courts
February 10, 2015 - 10:01pm
January 28, 2015
Revenue forecast revealed: Some lawmakers less confident about the future
BISMARCK — North Dakota legislators on Thursday will issue a revised revenue forecast reflecting lower oil prices than those assumed by the governor’s budget recommendations for 2015-17. House Majority Leader Al Carlson, R-Fargo, said Wednesday that lawmakers need to have adjusted...
January 28, 2015 - 10:33pm
January 26, 2015
Other Views: Taxing, clashing values
North Dakota legislators will be sorting through a tangle of bills aimed at various forms of tax relief or other means of enabling residents...
January 26, 2015 - 7:41pm