Williston, N.D., tops Fargo in taxable sales and purchases
Imperial Cass has met its match.
Williston surpassed Fargo in taxable sales and purchases by $100 million in 2011, a report released Thursday shows.
Tax Commissioner Cory Fong called the victory of the oil city over the state's largest city "the big news of this report."
Fargo's total was $2.4 billion compared to Williston's $2.5 billion. Williston had 88.5 percent growth from 2010 to 2011, compared to Fargo's 10 percent.
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