Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Marcus Levings and North Dakota Gov. John Hoeven last week signed documents continuing the state and tribal oil
A furbearer biologist with the North Dakota Game and Fish Department who examined the carcasses of two mountain lions that were killed on the Fort Berthold Reservation in late December, said they showed no unusual characteristics and were considered healthy animals.
Tax Commissioner Cory Fong last week issued a report that reflects a slowing in taxable sales and purchases for North Dakota during the third quarter, 2009, which includes the months of July, August and September. While the report reflects a decrease of 10.7 percent, or $368.5 million, compared to the same quarter in 2008, taxable sales and purchases are up over 2007 statistics.