October 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Fresh out of college, Rebecca Marohn and Jessica Herd moved from their college towns to North Dakota this summer with new jobs at Microsoft in mind and some lingering doubts about living in Fargo. Continue Reading
August 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO They might park on your street and wait for you to arrive home. They might ask your neighbors about your daily routine. Or they might get your cellphone number and call you directly. Continue Reading
July 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
MINOT Population growth immediately following a natural disaster isn’t typical. So Minot’s growth following the 2011 Souris River flood is not only atypical, but local officials suspect the growth rate has been faster than the 1.8 percent increase estimated by the U.S. Census Bureau. Continue Reading
June 13, 2013 in The Daily Republic
WASHINGTON (AP) Rural America is losing population for the first time ever, largely because of waning interest among baby boomers in moving to far-flung locations for retirement and recreation, according to new census estimates. Continue Reading
April 1, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Some counties will see major population decline by 2035.
March 22, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Officials say the oil boom in western North Dakota might be a reason.
March 19, 2013 in The Daily Republic
South Dakota clocks 2.4 percent growth, topping US average.
March 15, 2013 in The Daily Republic
WASHINGTON (AP) A record number of U.S. counties more than 1 in 3 are now dying off, hit by an aging population and weakened local economies that are spurring young adults to seek jobs and build families elsewhere.
March 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WILLISTON Williston ranks as the fastest-growing micropolitan area in the country for the second year, the U.S. Census Bureau said today. Continue Reading
March 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
It might be time to stand up and be counted for the sake of North Dakota, if a new census more than a half-decade early finds enough support from state and local lawmakers. Continue Reading