Dalrymple provides update on state aid to oil counties

BISMARCK–Gov. Jack Dalrymple explained the status of funding to help western North Dakota‚Äôs oil counties during a news conference Tuesday at the Capitol.

The state has committed $1.2 billion to address the impacts of oil and gas development during the 2011-13 biennium. These numbers reflect spending in the first four months of the biennium, as well as the money remaining for the rest of the biennium.

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