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North Dakota oil boom boosting household income

September 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota’s unprecedented oil boom has helped boost the state’s median household income above the national average and positively impacted salaries to its sister state to the south, demographers in the Dakotas say. Continue Reading

Study shows North Dakota as easy place to move up

July 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

JAMESTOWN – When it comes to children growing up and turning their lives around financially, North Dakota is one of the best places to start, according to a recent study. Continue Reading

Tax exemption for Enchanted Castle tabled

April 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The state Board of Equalization is debating whether a request made Tuesday by Gary Greff, owner of the Enchanted Castle Hotel in Regent, meets guidelines for a five-year, 100-percent tax exemption for new businesses. Continue Reading

South Dakota ranks 12th in personal income

March 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis says that South Dakota’s personal income from 2000 to 2011 grew by 82.5 percent.
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What you should know about this tax season

January 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

It’s mid-January again and that means it’s time for the tax-paying public to get in touch with its favorite uncle. Continue Reading

Drought-related stress not surfacing in SD – yet

September 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic

YANKTON (AP) A psychologist in a part of South Dakota that is in exceptional drought says his organization has not yet seen an increase in mental health cases.
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Make the wise choice to avoid lifestyle inflation

September 7, 2012 in West Central Tribune

When my wife and I first got married, we lived on a meager income. We lived in a run-down two-bedroom apartment and ate Hamburger Helper more than I’d care to admit. We managed to get by and live a happy life, even though we didn’t have cable, rarely ate out and shared a cell phone.
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OUR OPINION: Something new to pay for college

April 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

University of California-Riverside students have developed a proposal that could upend the way Americans pay for college educations. Continue Reading

Dickinson rental availability nearly zero

March 13, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

The chances of getting an apartment in Dickinson are slim-to-none, and that’s if people coming into the area can afford the rent, officials said Tuesday. Continue Reading

Farm income may fall on bigger crops, more expenses

March 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON Farm net income probably will fall 6.5 percent in 2012 from last year’s record as the biggest crop acreage in a generation and rising costs trim profits, the Department of Agriculture said. Continue Reading