Travel Industry Conference Awards
14 Jul 2016
The Governor's Awards for Travel and Tourism were announced at the annual Travel Industry Conference on Wednesday, April 13. The 2016 conference was held April 11-13 at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks, ND. To see what Jamestown was recognized with, click here!
Cellulosic Ethanol Plant Planned for SpiritwoodJul 14 2016
Plans for a $150 million cellulosic ethanol plant at the Spiritwood Energy Park Association industrial park are underway, according to Thomas Corle, founding partner of New Energy Investors, a Pennsylvania company. For more information on this, read the full story as reported by the Jamestown Sun here.
The campaigns for Donald Trump and Ted Cruz have “shown an interest” in this year’s Williston Basin Petroleum Conference. Tessa Sandstrom, spokeswoman for the North Dakota Petroleum Council, said the campaigns for both presidential candidates have inquired about the conference scheduled May 24-26 at the Bismarck Event Center. To learn more...
ND Ranks HighJul 14 2016
North Dakota ranks third best state in a national report that compares each state’s economic competitiveness. In its annual report called “Rich States, Poor States,” the American Legislative Exchange Council found that North Dakota is among the best states in implementing “pro-growth” economic policies. “This competitive index shows that...