BISMARCK – A revised state revenue forecast presented Thursday to North Dakota lawmakers predicts the effects of sagging oil prices will cause oil and gas tax revenue to drop more than $4 billion over the next two years compared with the December forecast used in the governor’s budget.
BISMARCK, N.D. -- Those fighting human trafficking in North Dakota brought their efforts to the Capitol on Wednesday.RELATED CONTENT
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.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- With Grand Forks Police Department in the process of outfitting all of its police officers with body-worn cameras, state legislators have introduced a bill to keep recordings taken in a "private place" from filtering into the public's eye.
Exact numbers of opiate overdoses unknown, however, ND is lowest for those deaths among U.S. states FARGO – Melissa Patterson knows her daughter, a 22-year-old heroin addict, could die any day from an overdose.RELATED CONTENT
WILLISTON, N.D. – Hess Corp., one of North Dakota’s largest oil and gas producers, will cut spending and operate fewer rigs in the Bakken this year, but plans to drill almost as many wells as last year.
WILLISTON, N.D. – Temperatures that reached into the 50s here Tuesday hampered cleanup efforts at the site of a massive pipeline leak, making the contamination spread more quickly into the state’s waterways, officials said.RELATED CONTENT
The following North Dakota news briefs were compiled by the Forum News Service: Colorado man charged for alleged possession of explosives in Watford City WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Law officers in McKenzie County have arrested a Colorado man on five felony charges after finding explosives, ammunition and weapons in his vehicle and home Monday.
Student discipline bill gets first hearing: Bill would grant college students the right to an attorney
BISMARCK, N.D. -- A North Dakota legislative committee took no action Monday on a bill that would give the state's university students the right to an attorney during disciplinary hearings.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A bill introduced in the North Dakota Legislature would allow underage active military service members to drink alcohol on base.