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North Dakota ranks 28th highest on state and local sales taxes, study finds

The combined state and average local sales taxes in North Dakota ranked 28th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on July 2019 data.

North Dakota ranks 13th highest on beer taxes, study finds

The state beer excise taxes in North Dakota ranked 13th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

By the Numbers: North Dakota not among the 17 jurisdictions with vaping taxes

Seventeen jurisdictions in the nation have some form of vapor product excise tax, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

North Dakota ranks 42nd highest for pass-through business tax rates, study finds

North Dakota finished 42nd in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.

North Dakota ranks 37th for rental car tax rates, study finds

North Dakota finished in a tie for 37th in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.

Dollar’s value in North Dakota ranks 18th highest among the 50 states, study finds

North Dakota finished in a tie for 18th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.

Fargo ranks the most dangerous of North Dakota cities, study finds

Fargo was ranked the most dangerous city in North Dakota in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining cities with at least 20,000 in population that posted the highest violent crime rates per state.

North Dakota ranks 6th best for police officers, study finds

North Dakota was ranked sixth in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.

Lincoln ranks the richest of North Dakota towns, study finds

Lincoln was ranked the richest town in North Dakota in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.

North Dakota ranks 5th lowest for dependence on property taxes, study finds

North Dakota finished 46th in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.

By the Numbers: University of North Dakota ranks 139th best in the nation for its public affairs program, study finds

University of North Dakota finished in a tie for 139th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best public affairs schools by U.S. News that examined 285 campuses around the nation.

North Dakota ranks 4th highest for state tax collections per capita

North Dakota finished fourth in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.

Devils Lake ranks the poorest of North Dakota towns, study finds

Devils Lake was ranked the poorest town in North Dakota in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

By the Numbers: University of North Dakota ranks 180th best in the nation for its graduate fine arts program

University of North Dakota finished in a tie for 180th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best fine arts schools by U.S. News that examined 229 campuses around the nation in areas such as graphic design and painting.

North Dakota ranks 47th in hospital safety analysis

North Dakota finished in a tie for 47th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

University of North Dakota ranks 163rd best in the nation for its graduate education program, study finds

University of North Dakota finished in a tie for 163rd in a ranking of best education schools by U.S. News that examined 258 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Williams County has fastest growing local economy in North Dakota

Williams County was ranked the top-performing local economy in North Dakota in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

University of North Dakota ranks 146th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

University of North Dakota finished in a tie for 146th in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

Sanford Health rated top employer in North Dakota, study finds

Sanford Health employs 14,487 workers in North Dakota, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

North Dakota ranks 10th highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

North Dakota finished 10th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

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