Tag Archives: North Dakota

With oil success, there’s still a need

By Emily Dalzell In Highway Headin’ South, Dolly Parton sings about North Dakota getting the best years of her life. Undoubtedly, people from across our state would heartily nod their heads in agreement, that North Dakota truly provides a wonderful place to live. Life for many, however, has changed dramatically…

Changes to oil tax distribution formula: More money for local government

By Melanie Franner The 30/70 percent split of the oil tax revenue to the local government versus state may not have turned out to be exactly what oil-patch communities were looking for, but it’s a step – at least – in the right direction. The North Dakota State Legislature endorsed…

Not all that glitters is gold: Black Gold Boom

By Amanda Lefley Photos courtesy of Todd Melby. One of the most famous economic events created from Mother Nature that ensued a ‘boom’ of opportunity and job creation was the California Gold Rush. Dating back to 1848, gold was first discovered in Coloma. In today’s era, another boom is happening….

American Green Ventures to showcase Spillfix at the Bakken Oil Product & Service Show

Will exhibit at booth #212 American Green Ventures, (US) Inc. will exhibit and demonstrate the revolutionary SpillFix® Industrial Organic Absorbent during the Bakken Oil Product & Service Show at booth #212. The event will be held at the Raymond Family Community Center in Williston, N.D. on Wednesday, October 7 and…

Environmental Assessment for the Williston Basin International Airport is Approved

The FAA has issued a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Environmental Assessment that had been prepared for the proposed Williston Basin International Airport. This approval of the Environmental Assessment (EA) fulfills the federal environmental review allowing the City of Williston to move forward with its plans to…

North Dakota Real Estate Summit: State of the Market

Former Governor Ed Schafer is slated to deliver the keynote address at the upcoming North Dakota Real Estate Summit in Fargo at the Ramada Plaza Suites September 23. For the first time ever, multiple industry leaders are gathering together in Fargo at the Ramada Plaza Suites to discuss the impact…