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Forecast: Oil tax revenue to drop $4B
Fargo-Moorhead metro area breaks ‘no’ snow record
State parks to take reservations
Dalrymple to sign civics test bill
Law would allow secret applicants for top education jobs
Keystone XL bill passes in Senate, faces Obama veto
North Dakota drops more rigs
Conoco, Oxy slash 2015 budgets amid crude price collapse
Northeast McKenzie Co. in travel alert
Spills have lawmakers looking for answers
Letter: Teachers should speak up against Common Core
Letter: It’s time to update wage discrimination laws
Letter: Ross was the best VSO in decades
Shaw: Raise North Dakota tax on cigarettes
Letter: Improve outdoor heritage for the future
‘Welcome to Leith’ gets Sundance premiere: Film about town’s fight against white supremacists packs film festival theaters
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
Steven Earl Parker
Esther J. Korth
Herbert "Herb" Carlson
Mark J. Huschka
Martha Williams Richardson
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Minot edges Dickinson: Magicians pick up 3 pins en route to West Region win over Midgets
Patriots down Midgets
Century uses second-half surge to top Dickinson
Titans hold commanding lead, beat Raiders
Top 5 showdown awaits UND
$1.1B ‘surge’ funding bill for western N.D. passes Senate
Vision West ND
January 7, 2015
Association opposes bill to add state oil impact authority
North Dakota Association of Oil and Gas Producing Counties members voted to oppose a bill that would create a new authority for oil and gas region infrastructure planning Wednesday, saying an “oil and gas development strategic planning authority” could just lead to more bureaucracy...
news / local
January 7, 2015 - 8:53pm
Group floats idea of a ferry across Lake Sakakawea
WILLISTON — A ferry to float vehicles across Lake Sakakawea could relieve traffic on overburdened Oil Patch highways, a group working to plan western North Dakota’s future said. Members of the Vision West ND Consortium voted this week to fund a study to explore the feasibility...
news / local
March 7, 2014 - 5:14pm
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 tax revenue to energy-impacted communities in western North Dakota. The mechanism could be used to solve challenges facing municipalities and...
Energy / Bakken
November 20, 2013 - 9:56pm
November 15, 2013
Vision West ND preps regional plan for debut
After more than a year of planning, the Vision West ND Consortium members are almost ready to present the regional plan. The consortium met over a conference call Friday morning.
news / local
November 15, 2013 - 10:39pm
September 26, 2013
Vision West group's leaders unsure of oil's involvement
No real consensus on the involvement of oil companies in community growth developed Wednesday as the people shaping western North Dakota's future met one last time before implementing their visions for the communities they hope to mold and grow. The planning phase of the Vision West...
Energy / news / oil
September 26, 2013 - 12:00am
September 29, 2012
Growing Stark County: Resident feedback helps shape development plan
After listening to residents of Belfield, Richardton and South Heart, community leaders have created a plan to develop and grow several industries and sectors throughout Stark County. As part of Vision West ND, a planning program for the 19 oil- and gas-producing counties, the Stark...
news / oil
September 29, 2012 - 12:00am
September 27, 2012
Day care issues strike Richardton
RICHARDTON -- Day care service, or a lack thereof, is a big issue in western North Dakota and the town of Richardton has not been immune to those challenges, a number of its residents said Wednesday. About a dozen concerned members of the Stark County community showed up to a public...
news / oil
September 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 14, 2012
Vision West ND Consortium to meet July 26, CookFest to follow
The Vision West ND Consortium will meet July 26 at the Dickinson State University Strom Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, according to a press release. Vision West ND is a 19-county project to help address issues for local communities and establish a plan to handle challenges...
local / news / north dakota / oil
July 14, 2012 - 12:00am
March 13, 2012
Leaders from 19 counties gather in Dickinson to talk about $1.8 million set aside to develop community visions
Representatives from 19 counties in western North Dakota met for the first time Monday at the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge in Dickinson to plan how to use $1.8 million in grants to develop a community vision. None of the funds will be used for infrastructure. "When you are in rapid...
Energy / local / news / oil
March 13, 2012 - 12:00am