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North Dakota Business and Economic Development News

July 28, 2018

North Dakota's Newest C-Suite Leaders Reveal Strategies for IT Unification:



July 12, 2018

SBA Increases Opportunities for Women Entrepreneurs with New Women's Business Center Opening in Fargo, North Dakota:



June 21, 2018

North Dakota's IT Unification Effort Is No Easy Task:



May 15, 2018

Map: FAA Selects 10 Cities for Drone Innovation Projects:



May 7, 2018

Williston plans big reveal of Sloulin Field redevelopment plan during Economic Development Week:



April 21, 2018

Great River Energy studies viability of greenhouse project :



April 10, 2018

Get the skinny on wind in North Dakota at Expo on 4/12:



March 23, 2018

10 Unwritten Rules Every North Dakotan Lives By 'Til Death:



February 16, 2018

'Home-shortage tsunami:' Williston, North Dakota's new housing crunch:



February 8, 2018

Top 10 Reasons to Love North Dakota's Small Businesses:



January 22, 2018

Williston, North Dakota looks at attracting airlines, flights:



January 17, 2018

Transformers star Josh Duhamel to be the face of North Dakota tourism campaign:



December 11, 2017

Bakken Elementary students take on technology with 'Hour of Code' :



November 26, 2017

Refugees thank adoptive North Dakota city by feeding hungry:



November 16, 2017

Small Business Administration (SBA) Dakota Business - Celebrating National Native American Heritage Month:



October 20, 2017

Connected and Smart and Rural in North Dakota:



October 19, 2017

Small Business Owners Graduate from SBA Emerging Leaders Fargo Program:



September 22, 2017

Williston Economic Development wins award for its video folders:



September 16, 2017

Sales tax revenue up more than $80M in Williston, North Dakota:



July 16, 2017

When Dinosaurs Roamed North Dakota:



July 13, 2017

Business Grants in North Dakota:



July 13, 2017

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg visits North Dakota:



July 9, 2017

Williston business looks to expand online options:



June 13, 2017

America's Best Entrepreneurial Governor:



June 12, 2017

1 Million Cups Williston, ND - Little Muddy owner talks about how an elementary school teacher becomes a successful entrepreneur instead:



May 16, 2017

'No longer a small town:' Mayor runs down Williston, North Dakota's accomplishments:



March 14, 2017

North Dakota Makes Way for New CIO:



March 5, 2017

As the Bakken heats up again, Williston, North Dakota prepares for more growth:



March 1, 2017

North Dakota Procurement Workshops and Webinars:



February 21, 2017

North Dakota Governor Kicked Off Senate Floor for Wearing Jeans :



January 30, 2017

North Dakota Legislators Want Congress to Modify Indian Reservation System: Turn Over Power to States - think they "know best" :



January 17, 2017

North Dakota Law Would Make it Legal to Run Over Protestors:



December 23, 2016

North Dakota CIO Mike Ressler Departs:



December 12, 2016

Next North Dakota governor Doug Burgum says success lies on Main Street:



October 25, 2016

Williston State expanding free tuition program to Montana :



October 19, 2016

Shattering glass ceilings in North Dakota:



September 29, 2016

Ranchers disappointed by pipeline reclamation process:



September 10, 2016

Plenty of jobs for those who are prepared:



September 2, 2016

Target Logistics seeking new injunction against Williston:



August 11, 2016

Over Residents' Objections, North Dakota Lets Oil Companies Dump Radioactive Waste :



July 13, 2016

North Dakota 'Angel funds' under scrutiny:



July 13, 2016

North Dakota 'Angel funds' under scrutiny:



June 6, 2016

Microsoft star Doug Burgum seeks to run North Dakota:



May 8, 2016

In a First Since 2002, North Dakota Governor Requires Budget Cuts :



March 18, 2016

Over a barrel - The boom and bust, the promise and peril, of the Bakken:



February 16, 2016

Built Up by Oil Boom, North Dakota Now Has an Emptier Feeling:



February 7, 2016

Built Up by Oil Boom, North Dakota Now Has an Emptier Feeling:



February 3, 2016

North Dakota's oil bust blows $1 billion hole in state budget:



January 18, 2016

The North Dakota Crude Oil That's Worth Less Than Nothing:



January 17, 2016

In North Dakota, oil boomtown Williston doesn't want to go bust:



January 15, 2016

9 Things People ALWAYS Ask When They Know You're From North Dakota:



January 8, 2016

More than 200 North Dakota teacher positions still unfilled after 'community experts' program falls flat:



January 2, 2016

NBC Evening News Video: The Boom is Over for North Dakota Oil Town As Prices Continue to Drop:



December 25, 2015

A Silicon Valley for Drones, in North Dakota:



November 20, 2015

With small tourism budget, North Dakota aims for savvy marketing:



November 13, 2015

Expanding state-owned North Dakota flour mill will be biggest in U.S.:



October 15, 2015

Oil Bust? Bah -- North Dakota Is Still Poised To Thrive :



October 12, 2015

Great Video: John Oliver looks at North Dakota's deadly oil boom, asks polite residents to get angry:



October 1, 2015

The Real Estate Crisis in North Dakota's Man Camps:



September 21, 2015

Reports on North Dakota Weaponized Drone Law Miss Larger Picture:



September 2, 2015

Nearly half of hotel rooms in North Dakota oil capital sit empty:



August 29, 2015

Police Taser drones authorized in North Dakota:



August 15, 2015

Oil woes? Not in North Dakota:



July 1, 2015

'The Overnighters' examines a town - Williston, N.D. that became a magnet for the jobless:



July 1, 2015

SBA Announces Commitments to Build Stronger North Dakota Tribal Businesses and Economies:



May 4, 2015

Watford City, North Dakota aims to transition from boom town to hometown:



April 29, 2015

The University of North Dakota's School of Entrepreneurship gets off the ground:



April 9, 2015

Oil-rich North Dakota county OKs 200-acre Williston Crossing development for $500 mln shopping hub:



March 23, 2015

Roar of bombers replaced by drone development buzz in North Dakota:



March 18, 2015

Oil Boom Swells North Dakota Town; What Now?:



February 20, 2015

Officials Take First Step Toward Drone Tech Park in North Dakota:



December 21, 2014

Bakken job climate is getting tougher:



November 23, 2014

The Downside of the Boom in North Dakota:



November 6, 2014

Ground broken for $57 million high school in Williston, North Dakota:



October 26, 2014

High school grads to get free ride at North Dakota oil country Williston State College:



October 25, 2014

Fargo, North Dakota striving to get past movie reputation:



September 24, 2014

Fracking in North Dakota: Women in the drilling boomtowns:



July 31, 2014

The Airport That Feeds the Oil Boom:



July 28, 2014

North Dakota's Oil and Gas Boom Is Producing Radioactive Waste:



July 21, 2014

More women looking for work in the oil industry:



July 19, 2014

How North Dakota's 'man rush' compares with past population booms:



June 1, 2014

Best state in America: North Dakota, for its economic recovery:



May 14, 2014

Study: North Dakota oil worker death rate 6 times US average:



May 5, 2014

For North Dakota, drones a possible growth market:



April 30, 2014

The promise, the growing pains of oil boom town - Watford City, North Dakota:



April 28, 2014

For North Dakota, drones a possible growth market:



March 30, 2014

North Dakota headed for a superfund disaster?:



February 26, 2014

North Dakota Is Leaving South Dakota In the Dust:



February 16, 2014

Rent in North Dakota city of Williston exceeds NY, LA:



January 24, 2014

North Dakota to Expand the Innovate ND Entrepreneur Program:



January 14, 2014

Running on Fumes in North Dakota':



January 8, 2014

North Dakota Weather Alert! :



December 30, 2013

New Innovate North Dakota program provides right resources at right time:



December 30, 2013

North Dakota picked for drone testing:



October 25, 2013

Oil Boom Lays Waste to North Dakota's Air and Ground :



September 11, 2013

North Dakota Commerce Department to offer entrepreneurship grant:



July 30, 2013

Overwhelming Number of North Dakota Schools Fail to Meet National Test Standards:



July 28, 2013

'Nowheresville' USA gets rich quick from fracking...but at what cost?:



July 18, 2013

Leaders discuss a film future for North Dakota:



June 23, 2013

Newly insured will worsen Dakotas doctor shortage:



May 21, 2013

North Dakota 'Most Enterprising' State:



May 19, 2013

North Dakota officials say many schools have failed to meet certain standards:



May 18, 2013

North Dakota takes aim at Minnesota businesses:



May 16, 2013

Private Sector Partnerships Emphasized in North Dakota's Centers of Excellence Successor Program:



April 8, 2013

Growing entrepreneurship in North Dakota:



March 7, 2013

Raising Salaries for North Dakota Teachers | Video:



January 31, 2013

North Dakota Went Boom:



January 27, 2013

North Dakota struggles with its prosperity:



January 24, 2013

Formula aims to reduce in-fighting among campuses:



January 17, 2013

Higher Ed Remains Vital To North Dakota's Growth:



January 16, 2013

An Oil Town Where Men Are Many, and Women Are Hounded:



January 3, 2013

Frontier Airlines returning to Fargo, North Dakota after 2 years:



December 25, 2012

North Dakota Enjoys Oil Boom--But Girds for Slowdown:



December 20, 2012

North Dakota Ranked First in Personal Income Growth :



November 30, 2012

Menard to fly Wisconsin workers in to staff North Dakota store :



November 21, 2012

The November Issue of North Dakota Business Magazine:



November 9, 2012

North Dakota becomes first right-to-farm state:



October 16, 2012

Video: North Dakota Ranks High for Entrepreneurs :



October 1, 2012

Boom Town Williston, North Dakota Mulls Moratorium on Oil Worker 'Man Camps' - Bainville, Montana residents express concerns over camp proposal :



September 27, 2012

North Dakota Banks Bulge with Deposits:



September 27, 2012

The September Issue of North Dakota Business Magazine:



September 11, 2012

North Dakota could be next Silicon Valley:



August 11, 2012

North Dakota will be the place to be in 2032:



July 23, 2012

Connecting North Dakota - North Dakota Business Magazine Inaugural Edition:



July 22, 2012

University of North Dakota Offers 4-Year Drone-Piloting Degree:



July 21, 2012

North Dakota's economy booming:



July 19, 2012

In North Dakota, the gritty side of an oil boom:



July 8, 2012

Tourism department promoting North Dakota to international travelers:



June 21, 2012

North Dakota Surplus to Hit $2 Billion Within a Year:



June 10, 2012

North Dakota's Oil Boom Brings Damage Along With Prosperity:



June 8, 2012

Will North Dakota Be the First State to End Property Taxes?:



June 7, 2012

North Dakota Ranks First in Economic Growth:



March 28, 2012

As North Dakota Thrives, Leaders Look to '2020 and Beyond':



March 27, 2012

Missoula, Montana based Adventure Cycling Association warns touring bicyclists to stay away from North Dakota oil fields:



March 23, 2012

Study finds North Dakota first in job growth:



February 20, 2012

MAIN STREET MAKEOVER: Grafton, North Dakota sees business district rebound:



February 17, 2012

Welcome to the weird wild west:



February 2, 2012

University of Mary Uses North Dakota Economy to Recruit:



January 26, 2012

Dakota Business | Year End Reporting | New IRS Program | 5 Rules of Negotiating:



January 20, 2012

The Man Who Bought North Dakota:



January 14, 2012

North Dakota Tourism Director: Ad Wasn't Meant To Be Racy:



January 10, 2012

North Dakota Officials Unveil New Tourism Campaign - "Arrive a guest. Leave a Legend":



January 3, 2012

North Dakota oil boom fuels real estate sales in Arizona:



December 27, 2011

A Great Divide Over Oil Riches in North Dakota:



December 19, 2011

The Bank of North Dakota eyed by cash-hungry politicians:



December 15, 2011

North Dakota SBA Business News:



December 2, 2011

Oil Boom Puts Strain On North Dakota Towns:



December 2, 2011

Website helps calculate tuition for North Dakota universities:



November 24, 2011

North Dakota Leaders Head to Vietnam, Indonesia on Trade Mission:



November 17, 2011

North Dakota SBA District Office Newsletter:



November 7, 2011

North Dakota only state to report positive economic growth:



October 26, 2011

HELP WANTED: The North Dakota Boom:



September 28, 2011

Double your salary in the middle of nowhere, North Dakota:



September 27, 2011

North Dakota gas flaring raises energy, pollution concerns:



August 19, 2011

The North Dakota Miracle:



August 1, 2011

North Dakota's Oil Boom is a Blessing and a Curse:



July 17, 2011

Economy in North Dakota tops in nation :



June 21, 2011

Drones on the Prairie:



May 28, 2011

North Dakota Biopharmaceutical center helps firms develop ideas:



May 5, 2011

Centers of Excellence, Entrepreneurship Grants Funded in North Dakota Budget:



March 17, 2011

North Dakota economy booms, population soars:



March 15, 2011

Why North Dakota Is Booming :



March 2, 2011

Pride of Dakota Month Raises Awareness of Products | Video:



February 15, 2011

Great River Energy's Spiritwood Station will generate steam and electricity from corn and wheat residue.:



February 14, 2011

New North Dakota tax forecast estimates $47M revenue growth:



February 10, 2011

Shrimp Farming in... North Dakota?:



January 21, 2011

Small North Dakota town might have more deer than people :



January 5, 2011

Gov. Jack Dalrymple: North Dakota 'strong and growing stronger':



January 3, 2011

North Dakota Legislature: Lots of hands out for $1B surplus:



December 29, 2010

The North Dakota University System laud system's impact on economy:



October 14, 2010

North Dakota Leads Nation in Tourism :



October 5, 2010

Documentary highlights Williston, North Dakota area:



September 22, 2010

North Dakota could see $696 million surplus by June:



August 30, 2010

New job program provides incentives to primary-sector businesses looking to relocate to the state and create new jobs.:



August 25, 2010

Developing Rural Opportunities:



August 9, 2010

North Dakota Schools Work to Expand Tech Ed:



August 3, 2010

University System Focuses on Importance of Community Colleges:



July 27, 2010

North Dakota economy is No. 1:



July 27, 2010

Medora, North Dakota - North Dakota's #1 Vacation Spot - Teddy Roosevelt and a Pitchfork Fondue!:



July 11, 2010

Michigan workers flock to North Dakota in search of jobs:



July 8, 2010

Empower North Dakota Commission Presents Energy Plan:



May 20, 2010

Made in China Becomes Made in ND:



May 3, 2010

Google not merely tilting at windmills — investing $38.8 million in them too in North Dakota :



April 21, 2010

North Dakota - A State With Plenty of Jobs but Few Places to Live:



April 16, 2010

University of North Dakota Venture Group students get experience while promoting local businesses.:



April 14, 2010

The Bank of North Dakota: Banking's 'public option' - $350 million in profits to North Dakota’s general fund since 1997.:



April 12, 2010

North Dakota governor addresses MonDak Energy Alliance. - North Dakota’s got its act together.:



March 4, 2010

Challenges for Rural High School Girls | Video :



February 28, 2010

A time of prosperity Governor highlights North Dakota’s economic success at area gathering:



February 26, 2010

Oil Industry Booms -- in North Dakota:



January 10, 2010

Study finds North Dakota Centers of Excellence had $329 million impact:



December 1, 2009

Movie Making in North Dakota:



October 14, 2009

| Subscribe to stories like this North Dakota State University President Joseph Chapman resigns, saying 'It just isn't fun':



August 11, 2009

North Dakota Research Center to Develop Fuel from Algae:



July 26, 2009

North Dakota, a Place to Go for Employment - a total of more than 9,000 openings in the public and private sectors.:



July 26, 2009

Minneapolis aviation manufacturer eyes North Dakota:



July 24, 2009

North Dakota delegation extends investment in nanoscience at the North Dakota State College of Science:



July 1, 2009

North Dakota co-op, Basin Electric Power Cooperative, to get $100M to research CO2 reduction:



June 14, 2009

North Dakota Enacts First Shareholder Friendly Corporation Law - Carl Icahn company, American Railcar Industries Inc., setting up corporate residence in North Dakota:



June 5, 2009

In North Dakota, the Good Times Are Still Rolling:



May 24, 2009

Loan funding to help rural North Dakota economic growth:



May 8, 2009

North Dakota Governor, John Hoeven signs commerce bill into law:



May 2, 2009

Energy Insider: New Minot State University Energy Degree:



March 12, 2009

Labor Shortage in North Dakota | Video:



March 4, 2009

North Dakota Hires British Consultant to Prospect for Wind Business:



March 2, 2009

North Dakota State University tech park gets national attention:



February 24, 2009

Can Bismarck, North Dakota continue to grow?:



February 10, 2009

OUR OPINION: Let North Dakota University System keep power over tuition:



January 30, 2009

North Dakota lures job-seeking Minnesotans:



January 8, 2009

North Dakota - 2009 State of the State Address:



January 7, 2009

North Dakota governor lays out plan for $1.2 billion surplus:



December 24, 2008

North Dakota campuses looking to other states for students:



December 19, 2008

North Dakota State University reports $115.5 million in research spending for 2008:



December 18, 2008

Renewable Energy Recommendations For North Dakota Legislature:



December 11, 2008

North Dakota Surplus Prompts Additional Spending for Technology Based Economic Development (TBED) Initiatives:



December 11, 2008

Help Wanted in North Dakota:



December 10, 2008

North Dakota economic leaders, projects recognized - Innovator of the Year: Bruce Gjovig:



December 5, 2008

North Dakota Unified Judicial Branch Signs Justice Software Contract with Tyler Technology:



December 1, 2008

North Dakota Tries WebFair for Hundreds of State Jobs:



October 20, 2008

North DakotaTrade Office launches export program:



October 14, 2008

Intelligent InSites Receives Venture Capital Funding from Arthur Ventures of Fargo, North Dakota. Former Microsoft Senior Executive Backs Real-Time Location Software Company:



October 3, 2008

Innovate North Dakota incubates ideas:



October 2, 2008

New North Dakota Venture Capital Group Formed - Arthur Ventures:



September 9, 2008

Oil boom creates millionaires and animosity in North Dakota:



August 13, 2008

University of North Dakota awarded $1 million to study Bakken shale formation, ways to tap oil:



August 8, 2008

North Dakota farm land value sets another record:



May 5, 2008

Wingspan of Grand Forks, North Dakota Offers Angel Investing Funds for Start-up Businesses:



February 21, 2008

Who Wants to be a Venture Capitalist in North Dakota?:



February 19, 2008

North Dakota Leads Nation in R&D Increase:



February 7, 2008

Delegation Announces Partnership Between SEO Precision of Crosby, North Dakota and Northrop Grumman:



November 26, 2007

Can aging North Dakota resist change amid immigration debate?:



November 6, 2007

North Dakotans seek salvation for churches :



October 11, 2007

Canola biodiesel plant near Velva first of its kind in North Dakota:



October 9, 2007

Centers good news for Minot, North Dakota:



September 26, 2007

"Innovate North Dakota" program helps young entrepreneurs throughout the state pursue their dreams and develop great business concepts into new businesses,:



September 6, 2007

Bruce Gjovig is fostering innovation in North Dakota -- The Center for Innovation at the University of North Dakota:



July 22, 2007

North Dakota Students Hit The Mark With Country’s Only Totally Student-run/managed Venture Capital Fund:



June 6, 2007

In North Dakota: Farmers share in $2M from carbon credits:



May 4, 2007

Innovators strut their stuff through North Dakota program:



April 22, 2007

Garrison, North Dakota man turns JM Grain into thriving export business:



November 21, 2006

Sen. Conrad and Sen. Dorgan: Crosby, North Dakota Firm, SEO Precision Wins High-Tech Contract:



November 9, 2006

North Dakota working hard to win back skilled workers:



October 11, 2006

North Dakota capital's new jobs help lift home market:



July 10, 2006

50 million gallon per year ethanol plant to be built near Trenton, ND:



June 25, 2006

Dickinson State University’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Rural Revitalization designated Center of Excellence:



April 26, 2006

Call center officials in Williston, ND say worker shortage is forcing closing:



April 13, 2006

Free Lots On The Prairie - Not Far From Forsaken. North Dakota offers free land to settlers.:



February 4, 2006

North Dakota College Aims to Link Higher Education and Economic Development:





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