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For the love of Fido: Pet-friendly apartments on the rise
Threat of Grand Forks air base closing off the table for now
'You've got to do something': Kindred man follows dying wife's plea for increased farm truck safety
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Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
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Donald L. Abell
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First Assembly welcomes South African missionaries
Friendship Suppers set at SDA
Family Night set for Kidz ministry
Joy to speak at Grace service
Public meetings scheduled next week
Community calendar of events for Sept. 21, 2017
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June 19, 2017
Deadline for tax refund approaching
Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger is reminding consumers that Friday, June 30, is the last day eligible consumers may apply for a refund of the state fuel taxes paid on gasoline/ gasohol in 2016. “A refund of the tax paid for fuel purchased to power farm, ranch and industrial...
June 19, 2017 - 6:41am
February 12, 2017
Swiss voters soundly reject corporate tax overhaul
ZURICH -- Swiss voters clearly rejected plans to overhaul the corporate tax system, sending the government back to the drawing board as it tries...
February 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 21, 2017
Senate bill would shift bulk of wind tax from local governments to state
A change in who receives taxes from wind farms is being called an attack on the wind energy industry by one North Dakota legislator. Senate Bill 2209, as introduced, would take 70 percent of the taxes paid by wind farms and deposit it into the state’s general fund. The remaining...
January 21, 2017 - 1:55pm
January 13, 2017
Sales tax down
Jamestown broke a three-quarter-long trend of growth in taxable sales and purchases in the third quarter of 2016, although the decline was small compared to statewide numbers. The Office of the State Tax Commissioner released its third-quarter 2016 report Thursday, showing North Dakota...
January 13, 2017 - 6:32am
December 8, 2016
Put sales tax back on ballot
Building consensus is Grand Forks Mayor Mike Brown’s thing. Getting back up right after a hard-fought smackdown and vowing to fight again? Less so. It’s not that the mayor can’t do it; it’s that he hasn’t chosen to do it. Until now: “Grand Forks Mayor Mike Brown said...
December 8, 2016 - 7:38am
December 5, 2016
Fed's Evans says 'smart' tax reform could boost economy
CHICAGO - Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans said on Monday that while the U.S. labor market is "kind of tight," wage growth is weak and inflation is still too low, suggesting he wants the central bank to go slow on raising interest rates. Still, he said in an...
December 5, 2016 - 11:15am
October 26, 2016
North Dakota veterans address complaints from Measure 4 opponents
FARGO — Campaigns surrounding Measure 4, the proposed tobacco tax increase on the state's ballot, are heating up in the final two weeks...
October 26, 2016 - 6:52am
September 15, 2016
Soda lobby, others sue to block Philadelphia's soda tax
NEW YORK - The U.S. soda lobby and small businesses are suing to block Philadelphia's soft drinks tax, marking the latest clash between the industry and public officials seeking to boost revenue and combat health epidemics like obesity and diabetes. The American Beverage Association...
September 15, 2016 - 11:56am
August 30, 2016
City plans fee, tax increase
The Jamestown City Council will introduce a budget at its Sept. 6 council meeting that raises overall property tax collections and utility fees...
August 30, 2016 - 11:35am
August 17, 2016
Britain seeks to fight the fat with soft drinks sugar levy
LONDON - Britain on Thursday launched a strategy aimed at curbing childhood obesity by taxing companies which sell sugar-laced soft drinks and investing that money in programmes to encourage physical activity and balanced diets for school children.Urging food and drinks firms to act...
August 17, 2016 - 10:00pm
August 8, 2016
Trump, in shift, to call for top tax rate of 33 pct rather than 25 pct -CNBC
WASHINGTON - Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump will call for a top income tax rate of 33 percent, rather than the 25 percent he previously had proposed, CNBC reported on Monday, citing remarks by an informal Trump adviser. In a tweet and posting on its website, CNBC said...
August 8, 2016 - 11:27am
Bucking the trend
Jamestown beat the statewide trend of declining taxable sales during the first quarter of 2016, according to the Office of State Tax Commissioner. The first quarter report, issued Tuesday, showed taxable sales in North Dakota for the first quarter of 2016 were down 33 percent when...
July 8, 2016 - 7:06am
June 22, 2016
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to collect sales tax
STANDING ROCK RESERVATION, N.D. -- The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe will begin collecting sales tax from its members July 1. The tribal council has voted 14-0 last month to enter a tax collection agreement with the state. The tribe will receive 80 percent of the revenue and the state...
June 22, 2016 - 7:56am
May 4, 2016
Gov. Dalrymple orders state agencies to cut 10 percent of budget proposals
BISMARCK – State agencies that were forced to slash 4 percent from their budgets in February must find another 6 percent to cut for next biennium, Gov. Jack Dalrymple said Wednesday in releasing budget guidelines for 2017-19 that call for reduced budgets for the first time since...
May 4, 2016 - 12:30pm
April 3, 2016
Australian tax office probes hundreds for possible tax evasion after Panama leak
SYDNEY/WELLINGTON - The Australian Tax Office said on Monday it is investigating more than 800 wealthy clients of a Panama law firm for possible tax evasion. The probe follows the reported leak of more than 11.5 million documents from the files of law firm Mossack Fonseca, based in...
April 3, 2016 - 10:00pm