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North Dakota Ranked Third in CNBC Study

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It's no surprise that North Dakota is booming. Whether that's thanks to the Bakken or to housing, now there is something else North Dakotans can brag about.

According to CNBC's recent study of top states for business, North Dakota moved up two spots. This means North Dakota placed third among all other states in their annual study.

"One of the things that this does is it puts North Dakota on the map. It pinpoints North Dakota. It lets people know where we are. It also lets people know that we have a high quality life," says John MacMartin, Chamber of Commerce.

The study ranked and scored all 50 states based on input from several business groups around the country.

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