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BISMARCK – The federal government has agreed to raise the dollar limits for housing vouchers in nine western North Dakota counties facing a housing crunch and higher rental rates because of the state’s oil boom.
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – A health care partnership in northwestern North Dakota is expanding to a management agreement that will provide additional health resources into rapidly growing McKenzie County.
McDonald's Corp Chief Executive Officer Don Thompson owned up to some corporate image problems on Tuesday after it posted a nearly one-third drop in quarterly profit and warned that its global restaurant sales would fall again this month.RELATED CONTENT
The final plan for a water supply for the CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant may be nearing completion, according to Brian Schouvieller, CHS senior vice president of North American grain marketing and crop nutrients.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo city leaders turned to Grand Forks Tuesday as an example of downtown development, especially along the riverfront.RELATED CONTENT
BOSTON/BEIJING - Apple Inc's iCloud storage service in China was attacked by hackers trying to steal user credentials, a Chinese web monitoring group said, adding that it believes the Beijing government is behind the campaign.
ST. PAUL - Unhappy faculty are threatening to derail Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system’s major collaboration initiative.RELATED CONTENT
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. – A $200 million, 20,000-barrel-a-day clean fuels oil refinery could be operating near Devils Lake within three years.
Fargo - A speech impediment made Char Feldman shy away from public speaking for much of her life. She wanted to improve at it, though, so she attended a Toastmasters meeting where members practice speaking in front of an audience and critiquing one another.RELATED CONTENT
WASHINGTON - Americans took the least amount of vacation time in almost four decades last year, forfeiting billions of dollars in compensation without scoring points with their bosses, according to an industry group analysis released on Tuesday.
FARGO, N.D. — Officials say construction of a $35 million milking dairy southeast of Sioux Falls, S.D., and the grand opening of a $140 million cheese plant in Brookings, S.D., are two big indicators of investment in the region’s dairy industry.
Thief River Falls, Minn., is hoping to cash in on a special state grant that would kick-start construction of a 100-unit housing complex.
FARGO - At almost $907 million, the Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead's 2014 third-quarter building permit report for the Fargo-Moorhead metro area shows the highest overall permit values ever.
WILLMAR, Minn. — An ordinance amended by the Willmar City Council in an 8-0 vote Monday night broadens use of sidewalks by businesses in the the downtown central business district.
BEMIDJI - Enrollment at Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College is down a bit from last year, following a trend evident throughout the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system.
FARGO, N.D. — The region’s two Class I railroads — BNSF Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway — are reporting improved status on late cars, and CP has proposed a major merger to bypass an infamous Chicago bottleneck blamed for last winter’s delays.
GREGORY, S.D. — There may not be a better example of hands-on learning than what's being built in Gregory. Or Burke, Bonesteel and Colome.RELATED CONTENT
Mitchell, S.D., Mayor Ken Tracy cast the deciding vote Monday night to delay the construction of a new city hall, clearing the way for a competition-sized indoor pool to be built in the city.
For years, after leaving the family ranch in a brother’s hands, Clayton Neuhauser worked as a long-haul truck driver.RELATED CONTENT
An unfinished development agreement with the city has once again delayed the Koch Meadow Hills Fifth Addition, but the sprawling subdivision in northwest Dickinson could be annexed into the city "fairly shortly," officials say.
The firms Kane and Johnson Architects and Widseth Smith Nolting have merged, uniting their complementary services and portfolios in a number of projects in southern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa.
A group of Grand Forks City Council members agreed Monday to lend Icon Architectural Group more than $53,000 to help finance the construction of its new corporate office.
ALEXANDER, N.D. -- A part that became dislodged from a fuel truck cut open one of the truck’s tanks, spilling about 3,000 gallons of fuel along a western North Dakota roadway.
FARGO, N.D. — The annual crunch for trucks in the northern Red River Valley has intensified in the past several weeks.RELATED CONTENT
Fargo - Enter RevelDigital in downtown Fargo and you are greeted by video games – the stand-up, old-school kind that populated arcades in the ’80s and ’90s.RELATED CONTENT
BEMIDJI - Several regional businesses will take part in the Statewide Tour of Manufacturing next week as businesses open their doors to showcase modern manufacturing and products made in Minnesota, including snowmobiles, airplane parts, military technology, baseball bats, wooden toys and medical devices.
Paul Coughlin talks about the landscape in South Dakota as if it were a radiant, elaborate painting.
NEW YORK — Saudi Arabia effectively started a global oil price war this month aimed at quickly denting U.S. oil output. Slowing a U.S. drilling boom, however, could take more than a year.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - As worldwide concern over the Ebola virus continues to mount, a Grand Forks company that specializes in antibody technology may potentially help fight the disease.
BISMARCK – Monday, at least one area of North Dakota state government will see a marked improvement in efficiency: the cafeteria.RELATED CONTENT
RAY, N.D. – What’s yellow and black, has six tires and a custom-built smoker?RELATED CONTENT
FARGO - The Plains Art Museum will soon be home to the Blue Goose Café, an eatery that for the past two summers made its nest in the Great Northern Bicycle Co. in downtown Fargo.
Jennie-O's Willmar processing plant returns to normal operations after Friday night medical incident
WILLMAR, Minn. - A Jennie-O Turkey Store processing plant in Willmar has returned to normal operations after a medical situation Friday night caused a number of employees to be hospitalized.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO - Bethany Retirement Living broke ground this summer on a $20 million construction project expected to take over three years to complete at its Bethany on University campus.RELATED CONTENT
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama planned to sign an executive order on Friday to make federal payments safer, urging banks and retailers to follow suit after massive data breaches put millions of consumers at risk.
ST. PAUL -- Shoppers on the MNsure health insurance exchange will encounter a much improved user experience when open enrollment begins next month, officials said Wednesday.
MITCHELL, S.D. When a $30 million loan from unidentified off-shore funds was put together for Aberdeen's Northern Beef Packers in 2010, part of the deal was a requirement that the state of South Dakota promised to kick in an additional $10 million.
BISMARCK — Working relationships between energy and other industries in North Dakota were touted Tuesday as the future of the state’s economy at the eighth annual Great Plains Empower North Dakota Energy Conference.RELATED CONTENT
MINOT, N.D. — A pipeline company has donated a fleet of pickups to several North Dakota emergency response organizations.
While the recent slump in crude oil prices has fanned concern about the longevity of the U.S. shale boom, it's created a benefit of sorts for Whiting Petroleum Corp. by lowering the price the North Dakota oil producer will pay for Kodiak Oil & Gas Inc.
MANDAN, N.D. — There were 3,000 cattle sold at Kist Livestock in Mandan this week. Only 1,800 were on the auction block this time last year.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The University of North Dakota’s new nickname task force decided on a broad goal at their second official meeting Thursday.
DICKINSON, N.D. - The North Dakota Aeronautics Commission is researching how 89 airports, including the Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport, impact the state’s economy.
FARGO, N.D. - For more than a decade, Rikka Brandon has been connecting employers with employees as an executive recruiter.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – North Dakota’s agriculture commissioner said Thursday he will ask the state Legislature to fund two inspectors to help resolve complaints from landowners, farmers and ranchers unhappy with how their land has been restored around pipelines.
FARGO, N.D. – Legalizing same-sex marriage in North Dakota would generate an estimated $1.9 million in additional spending over three years, the smallest bump in spending that legal gay marriage would produce in any state, according to a recent study.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD, Minn. – A sorority at Minnesota State University Moorhead will be on probation for three years and was ordered to review its policies and procedures after a university panel found its members engaged in bullying behavior.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. - A new grocery store has opened in south Fargo that aims to satisfy lovers of Indian food.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. – Since Toby Mulvihill was a child growing up here, he has seen the phone book’s listing of massage therapists expand from one column to more than three pages.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL -- St. Paul is an Internet-access backwater compared with some other Minnesota cities, where fiber-optic connections to residences and businesses are capable of delivering blazingly fast data downloads.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - North Dakota Senate Majority Leader Rich Wardner, R-Dickinson, and other western North Dakota legislators are proposing two bills to increase allocations of oil tax revenue to maintain and develop infrastructure.
ENDERLIN, N.D. – This city of 886 in southeast North Dakota people picked a fight with a multibillion-dollar railroad company when it passed an ordinance this month banning trains from blocking roadways and sidewalks for more than 10 minutes.
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. - Northland Community and Technical College has faced financial hardship, but at the State of the College Address Thursday, President Anne Temte said the school is working hard to get back on top.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The next frontier for Global Hawks and other unmanned aircraft systems at Grand Forks Air Force Base may lie to the north.
Two construction membership associations, Associated Builders and Contractors of Minnesota and North Dakota (ABC) and Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) Dakota Chapter, have teamed up to offer a first annual, premier conference showcasing timely topics and informative speakers in construction.
BISMARCK – Williston State College President Raymond Nadolny was placed on paid administrative leave Wednesday for an indefinite period because of alleged misconduct involving alcohol use, according to the North Dakota University System.
WORTHINGTON — Sanford Health announced Wednesday that it has purchased the former Avera Clinic building in downtown Worthington. The building is adjacent to the Sanford Worthington Medical Center (SWMC)campus and was listed at $1.1 million.RELATED CONTENT
Jamestown Regional Airport reported its fourth-highest monthly boardings in recent years in September, according to Jim Boyd, chairman of the Jamestown Airport Authority.
The Barons Vista development planned for Dickinson’s growing west side could push city officials to reconsider current ordinances on residential lot sizes.
A new type of athlete is coming to western North Dakota.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Marijuana is illegal under federal law in the United States, but more than 300 attendees paid $500 each to attend the Cannabis Business Expo at a high-end hotel in Manhattan's Times Square, hoping to profit if it becomes legal by the end of the decade.
A tactile garden, a collaborative workspace and a community flock of sheep are just a few of the many ideas that were discussed Wednesday by Grand Forks community members.
FARGO – Some of the factors responsible for delays in 30 city construction projects this year have caused city officials to think twice about the big project on 13th Avenue South scheduled next year.
BISMARCK – With oil prices on the move, pressure on North Dakota oil and gas production may be mounting.
BISMARCK - Gov. Jack Dalrymple announced on Wednesday the state will spend $2.6 million to build an affordable apartment complex for essential medical personnel in western North Dakota.
Former co-workers launch business aimed at helping elderly, homebound live a more independent lifestyle
MOORHEAD, Minn. - Kindra Larsen’s father suffers from Parkinson’s disease, and for more than a year she and her siblings did what they could to help him continue to live in his own home.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – A new zero-depth entry pool and an expanded lap pool are planned for the downtown branch of the YMCA of Cass and Clay Counties.RELATED CONTENT
A West Ridge apartment will be the first in Dickinson to offer underground parking and a car wash bay.
WILLISTON — With the opening of their second retail store set for the end of November, brothers Jeff Hafner and Lenny Johnson hope to be on the leading edge of what Williston’s mayor predicts will be the year of retail for the Oil Patch hub.RELATED CONTENT
BEMIDJI - After a year of construction, the Country Inn and Suites by Carlson opened Friday with the hubbub of the Blue Ox Marathon happening only feet away at the Sanford Center.
Drivers on DeMers Avenue in Grand Forks, N.D., may notice a new bright red sign hovering over downtown.RELATED CONTENT
PARIS - Department stores are starting to enjoy a renaissance after finding ways to attract a new generation of consumers in an age of global fashion chains and online shopping.
The University of Minnesota-Crookston saw record-breaking enrollment this fall for the eighth year in a row.
The growing popularity of craft beer, particularly sold in containers called “growlers,” has spurred the city of Grand Forks to address its laws regulating those sales.
FARGO – The YMCA of Cass and Clay Counties is planning a major construction and remodel project of the pools at its downtown Fercho location.
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc and Facebook Inc will help pay for female employees to freeze their eggs, signaling a willingness to spend on perks and benefits in a race to acquire top-flight talent.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO – Specialty Commodities Inc., a Fargo-based company that processes and distributes high-quality ingredients for products such as snack food and pet food, is being acquired by Chicago-based Archer Daniels Midland Co. for $170 million, according to a statement posted on the ADM website.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. - Gas prices have dipped just under $3 a gallon at some stations in Fargo-Moorhead.
STEELE, N.D. — Chase Dewitz has fearlessly expanded his North Dakota farm, having ridden the ups and now navigating the downs of lower commodity prices. Fortunately for him, he has livestock as a hedge in the market.RELATED CONTENT
WILLMAR, Minn. — Finding qualified workers is a top concern for local business owners, according to a recent survey by the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission.
WILLMAR, Minn. — Clients were a little hard to come by at first for Luz Adame in her 1st Choice Cleaning Services.RELATED CONTENT
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — A motion to hire Cuningham Group, a consulting firm out of Minneapolis, for a contract not to exceed $80,000 to create a plan to redevelop Oxford Street was passed during Monday night’s Worthington city council meeting.
FARGO, N.D. – An email sent to North Dakota State University staff on Sunday night drew criticism for its political advocacy, and the staff senate president apologized Monday morning.
BISMARCK — Energy policy and technological advancements in oil drilling will be among the topics discussed during the eighth annual Great Plains & EmPower ND Energy Conference on Tuesday at Bismarck State College.
DICKINSON, N.D. - A proposed industrial landfill in Stark County, N.D., continues to move forward and could gain approval from the North Dakota Department of Health’s Division of Waste Management by early November.
HOWARD, S.D. - A behemoth building on Howard's Main Street will spring to life this fall during hunting season.
DULUTH, Minn. - Minnesota's leaders want federal help to ease railroad delays.
FARGO, N.D. - Fargo recently said good-bye to its last Quiznos sandwich shop. The departure wasn’t due so much to a lack of customers as it was to a shortage of workers.RELATED CONTENT
LONDON/NEW YORK - Saudi Arabia is quietly telling the oil market it would be comfortable with much lower oil prices for an extended period, a sharp shift in policy that may be aimed at slowing the expansion of rival producers including those in the U.S. shale patch.
BISMARCK – A company unveiled plans Monday for a $4 billion manufacturing plant in North Dakota that will convert a byproduct of natural gas processing into an ingredient for plastic products, representing what Gov. Jack Dalrymple called the largest private investment in state history.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A board made up of Grand Forks City Council members agreed to extend a lease with LM Wind Power last week.
ROSEAU, Minn. - The city of Karlstad, Minn., is helping a Roseau, Minn., manufacturer deal with an acute housing shortage that has been restraining economic expansion.
NORTHWOOD, N.D. — A crushing plant that reopened here this summer under new management is doing as well as can be expected and could be expanded, its general manager says.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. — Grain elevator and agriculture groups are cautiously optimistic that a more extensive reporting system for railroads, ordered Oct. 8 by the U.S. Surface Transportation Board, will at least allow agricultural shippers to see whether they’re getting the same kind of service as oil, coal and other industries.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - In her work as a professional organizer, Marielle Eischens once walked through “paths” between chest-high piles of stuff in a home.RELATED CONTENT
WALHALLA, N.D. — The former ADM Corn Ethanol Plant, which laid off about 60 people — more than 5 percent of the Walhalla workforce — when it closed in 2012, is slowly coming back to life.RELATED CONTENT
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — The North Shore and Minnesota’s lake country may beckon in the heat of summer, but come autumn and the start of the hunting season, Montevideo Mayor Debra Lee Fader wants you to know there is really only one destination.RELATED CONTENT
MITCHELL, S.D. Bruce Yakley stood inside the Trail King plant in Mitchell and watched the sparks fly off welding torches held by workers fusing together huge beams of metal.RELATED CONTENT
MITCHELL, S.D. - Only six months after he retired, Daryl Kilstrom says he fell into another job almost by accident.RELATED CONTENT
NEW YORK — Independent U.S. refiners are taking back control of their crude supplies just a few years after outsourcing trading to Wall Street banks and bigger companies, hoping to capture more profit from a global market in flux.RELATED CONTENT
SAN FRANCISCO — California environmentalists on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the Kern County Board of Supervisors for its approval last month of a major oil-by-rail project in the state, saying the county failed to disclose the risks of the project to the public.
FARGO, N.D. - Mel Ulteig wanted to electrify North Dakota. Within a decade of his company’s start in 1944, Ulteig Engineering Inc. installed more than 7,000 miles of Rural Electrification Administration transmission lines.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. - The Juano’s restaurant marquee, a fixture in downtown Fargo for nearly 20 years, is no more.
FARGO, N.D. – WDAY and Cable One reached a deal Friday afternoon after weeks of negotiations.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The North Dakota University System has had to review thousands of documents for what they think are politically motivated open records requests.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota’s leading metropolitan hubs are economic hot spots, growing at more than twice the national rate as the state rides a boom in energy and solid growth in agriculture.
FARGO, N.D. - Backers of the new boutique Others want to do more than sell merchandise. Founder Laura Morris and director Jodi Regan also hope to promote ethical shopping, a form of consumer activism.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Many prominent North Dakota politicians were on the UND campus Friday afternoon for a brick-laying ceremony celebrating the new addition at the University of North Dakota School of Law.RELATED CONTENT
Sears Holdings Corp. said it was the victim of a cyberattack that likely resulted in the theft of some customer payment cards at its Kmart stores, the latest in a series of computer security breaches to hit U.S. companies and dealing a fresh blow to the struggling U.S. retailer.
ST. PAUL - Twin Cities doctors and nurses say they can safely handle an Ebola patient, but state health officials are hearing a different story from hospital labs.
ORLANDO/LOS ANGELES - Activist shareholder Starboard Value LP won its standoff with Darden Restaurants Inc., convincing shareholders to replace the entire board of the Olive Garden parent, a rare victory for dissident investors.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Dennis Griffin walks between the rows of shelves at the new Acme Tools distribution center he manages, he points out two boxes sitting on a metal conveyer, each destined for different parts of the country.RELATED CONTENT
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. - Don’t take one down or pass it around just yet.
DICKINSON, N.D. -- As the energy industry brings more and more money to western North Dakota, counties and contractors are finding that when building up infrastructure to meet the demand, their dollar doesn't go as far.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The imposing and ornate presence of Merrifield Hall dwarfed a University of North Dakota employee on its brilliant green lawn Wednesday.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. — It’s likely propane supplies won’t run out for farmers on the Northern Plains this year, officials say, because of increased rail-fed propane capacity and more retail and customer storage.RELATED CONTENT
BEMIDJI,, Minn. - Standing over his work, Bemidji High School student Brett Schussman demonstrated how he learned to assemble an air hose with a barbed fitting.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. – As of 9 a.m. Friday, WDAY’s television programming is no longer available on Cable One in Fargo area.
Engineering students preparing to take their sheepskin and depart into the world of change orders and service requests are finding no shortage of companies wanting to take their resumes.RELATED CONTENT
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — Energy Concepts Inc. passed two of three hurdles Wednesday night in its quest for approval to construct a solar array just north of Worthington.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. – A motion that was approved to lower the ring dike being built in the Oxbow, N.D., area in response to pressure from Minnesota state officials was made Thursday by the only Minnesotans on the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority.
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — The Minnesota Advanced Manufacturing Partnership has been selected to receive a $15 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor for advanced manufacturing education throughout Minnesota.
KENNEBEC, S.D. — Kennebec's new Wheat Growers grain shuttle loader facility will break ground next week.
ABERDEEN, S.D. — They don’t know exactly when in 2015 they’ll start production, but the new owners of an Aberdeen meatpacking plant say they’ll give cattle producers in the region several months of notice.RELATED CONTENT
WOONSOCKET, S.D. — For years, the Woonsocket medical clinic got by with what it had.RELATED CONTENT
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. — South Dakota farmers and ranchers are known to be wary of the federal government.RELATED CONTENT
A year of increasingly vocal support for easing a decades-old ban on U.S. crude exports has failed to convince American voters that doing so would be a good idea, according to a new Reuters-IPSOS poll that highlights the political perils of opening the door to shale oil sales abroad.
Thursday marked the end of the epic nine-week divorce trial of Oklahoma’s richest man, oil magnate and Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm. With billions of dollars of company wealth at stake, the unusually secretive trial could end with the largest divorce judgment in history.
DICKINSON, N.D. - Kevin Thompson has resigned as executive director of the Dickinson State University Foundation.
DICKINSON, N.D. - The 2014 farm bill has prompted crop producers across the country to make decisions that will affect farming operations for five growing seasons.RELATED CONTENT
WEST FARGO, N.D. - At a time when many area employers are desperate to find and keep workers, Pam McGee shares this advice: Show a little respect.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. – Drekker Brewing Co. is opening its new taproom in downtown Fargo to the public starting at 4 p.m. Friday.
FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State University in Fargo will spend the next several years hiring faculty, increasing “meager” scholarships and recruiting graduate students, President Dean Bresciani said Thursday in his State of the University address.RELATED CONTENT
EDNA, Minn. – Dairy Queen confirmed Thursday that restaurants in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota were affected by the customer payment card data breach the company suffered in August.
SEATTLE - Microsoft Corp.'s chief executive officer suggested on Thursday that women in technology should not ask for raises but have faith in the system, bringing a torrent of criticism and causing the executive to backtrack after the statement.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Amtrak’s temporary detour of Empire Builder trains has reversed directions in North Dakota.
FARGO, N.D. – The discovery of malware on North Dakota State College of Science computers that stored the personal information of more than 15,000 current and former students and employees has prompted the school to tighten its network security and offer a year of free identity-theft protection to those affected.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A Grand Forks-based clothing store is announcing a new venture along with a new name.RELATED CONTENT
WAHPETON, N.D. - Personal information of more than 15,000 current and former students at North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton was on computers affected by malware activity, the school said in a news release Thursday.
WILLMAR, Minn. — A packed house is expected this coming week when a nationally recognized speaker visits Willmar to talk about a serious and urgent topic: caring for the rising number of older adults with Alzheimer’s disease and related forms of dementia.
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — With 99 percent of the corn crop still in the field, participants in the Minnesota Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener Saturday will have more than enough challenge to find the ever-elusive ringnecks.
MITCHELL, S.D. - A man died from Ebola Wednesday morning in Dallas, but that doesn't concern medical officials in South Dakota as much as the flu and enterovirus.
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s top oil and gas industry regulator told lawmakers Wednesday the state’s oil production is poised to continue increasing although oil prices and the state’s clamping down on flaring could cause negative impacts.RELATED CONTENT
TORONTO — Canadian National Railway will resume service on a line in rural Saskatchewan on Wednesday after workers removed debris from a fiery train derailment that occurred a day earlier and led to the evacuation of a nearby village.
DICKINSON, N.D. - A company has proposed an oilfield special waste facility south of Belfield, N.D., that would be the 12th landfill of its kind in North Dakota.
WASHINGTON - Telecommunications giant AT&T Inc has agreed to pay $105 million to settle allegations that it put unauthorized charges on customers' cell phone bills, a practice known as cramming, a source told Reuters on Wednesday.
HAWLEY, Minn. - The project is easy to see if you drive on Highway 10 through Hawley and take a glance to the north.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission on Wednesday approved a permit to convert a 197-mile gathering pipeline into a transmission line.
The top U.S. rail regulator ruled on Wednesday that all Class 1 railroads operating in the United States must provide detailed weekly freight service reports, a decision that cited months of congestion that has hit the grain and power industries particularly hard.
FARGO, N.D. – The possible expansion of the Tri-College University system to include two community colleges got off to a slow start Wednesday.
FARGO, N.D. – WDAY has granted cable television provider Cable One another extension until 9 a.m. Friday for both sides to reach agreement on a new contract.
MOORHEAD, Minn. – The metro-area’s four-year colleges have announced their fall enrollment numbers and they confirm the trends of the past few years: North Dakota State’s enrollment continues to rise while Minnesota schools’ student numbers continue to fall.RELATED CONTENT
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. - Devils Lake community leaders are not sure which direction they’ll go with a $23.5 million events center and wellness center project that was rejected for sales tax funding by voters Tuesday night.
FARGO, N.D. - When Connie Biselx and Roxanne Beauvais started Modern Textiles in 2012, schlepping precut fabrics to craft fairs and holding trunk shows at local stores, they dreamed of a fully equipped space where they could offer sewing classes.RELATED CONTENT
WILLMAR, Minn. — The Willmar City Council will take comments during a public hearing Oct. 20 on two proposed changes to the ordinance governing use of public sidewalks in the downtown business district. Use of the sidewalk is currently allowed by permit.
MITCHELL, S.D. - A California arbitrator has dismissed a breach-of-contract lawsuit initially brought against South Dakota in 2008 and related to the EB-5 program, which has become an issue in the state's U.S. Senate campaign.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - On Nov. 7-9, developers, designers and business people will come together for a 48-hour frenzy of creativity, prototypes and pitches called Startup Weekend.
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – The city of Fergus Falls is seeking more details on financing and plans for the proposed $41-million development project of the historic Kirkbride property before moving ahead with the project.
FARGO, N.D. – The Tri-College University system and its three members will begin discussions Wednesday with two area community colleges to possibly bring them into their collaborative partnership.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. — A project to rebuild a section of 19th Avenue North in Fargo is not expected to be substantially complete for nearly two weeks, a delay of more than a month, according to a city staff report.
FARGO, N.D. – A cable television provider and the local ABC affiliate extended their negotiations by two days after they failed to agree on a new contract Tuesday.
COOPERSTOWN, N.D.. - Griggs County has agreed to pay a total of about $250,000 of more than $850,000 a Grand Forks, N.D., contractor claims is owed for construction work on the nearly-completed Griggs County Courthouse and Emergency Operations Center in Cooperstown.
WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- McKenzie County commissioners have approved a whopping budget of $188.8 million, a 93 percent increase over 2014, as North Dakota’s largest oil producing county tries to keep up with booming growth.
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- Devils Lake residents rejected a one-half percent city sales tax increase to finance a $23.5 million project to build an events center and a wellness center.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The sugar beet harvest officially began Oct. 1, and since then, farmers have been working around the clock in the Red River Valley to pull, truck and process sugar beets.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. Three graduate students of Space Studies at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks will be picturing red rock for the next 30 days, with the trio waving goodbye to spectators and sealing themselves off from the outside world in a prototypical planetary base Tuesday afternoon.RELATED CONTENT
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. - Devils Lake residents are voting today on a proposed one-half percent city sales tax increase to finance a $23.5 million project to build an events center and a wellness center.
MOORHEAD, Minn. – A new program unveiled by the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber on Monday could give local high school students the chance to go before the “Shark Tank.”RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. – Alejandro Velasco packed up all of his belongings that could fit into his Toyota Celica and drove here from California two years ago in search of a job.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. - When it comes to employee well-being, most workplaces focus their programs on physical health – weight loss, smoking cessation, proper ergonomics.RELATED CONTENT
MITCHELL, S.D. - It's time to sink or swim for two proposed building projects in Mitchell.
WILLMAR, Minn. — Hutchinson mobile home park owner Gus Wurdell recently purchased the Regency East Mobile Home Park from its Colorado owners and is proposing to redevelop the Willmar park with new infrastructure and new affordable workforce housing.
FARGO, N.D. – Emergency responders here will train on a special rail tanker car equipped with valves and fittings to help them better deal with derailments involving hazardous cargoes.RELATED CONTENT
WEST FARGO, N.D. – The City Commission on Monday put a halt to an out-of-state company’s plans to open an opiate treatment facility here.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Grand Forks City Council approved allocating up to $150,000 to a private nonprofit Monday for development of a citywide public art master plan.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Blue, red, yellow and green decorations adorned Dakota Harvest Bakers in downtown Grand Forks Monday morning to welcome an award from a major tech company.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The Grand Forks Jobs Development Authority gave final approval Monday night for a city loan to help construct a brewery in downtown Grand Forks.RELATED CONTENT
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — After a few good years in the farming industry, Minnesota West Community and Technical College’s Farm Business Management instructor Mike Dierks said producers today are concerned about the financial implications that may be in their future if crop prices don’t rebound.RELATED CONTENT
EMERY, S.D. — A $19 million grain-handling facility in Emery will be open for harvest, even though the project is behind schedule.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Temporary labor housing, commonly known as man camps, may be required to house the estimated 2,000 construction workers expected for the Northern Plains Nitrogen fertilizer project in Grand Forks.
FARGO, N.D. — Rancher Keith Kempenich laughed out loud when asked if he ever gets advice about money.
DICKINSON, N.D. - After years of an influx of people to the Dickinson area, businesses are finally starting to follow.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. - Bob Dambach can share many stories from his three decades at Prairie Public, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, and he has a good one about Fred Rogers, better known as Mr. Rogers.RELATED CONTENT
West Fargo, N.D. - A Fargo business is considering relocating to West Fargo.
WEST FARGO, N.D. – Darrell Hansen is a betting man. A poker player since he was a boy, Hansen’s car license plates reflect winning hands.RELATED CONTENT
WILLISTON, N.D. – Raymond Melendez’s vision for Williston is to create a vibrant downtown and build the community.RELATED CONTENT
TIOGA, N.D. -- On Monday, Patty Jensen delivered a treat to the workers doing the cleanup on the site of one of North Dakota’s largest oil spills.RELATED CONTENT
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.- Passenger air service resumed this week in Thief River Falls. Great Lakes Aviation started service Tuesday with a Beech 1900 aircraft that has been reconfigured to handle up to nine passengers, according to Joe Hedrick, manager of Thief River Falls Regional Airport.
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Job postings around the oil patch list the usual: pay, location, duties. But an attractive offer amid a housing crunch can be that of a place to live.
PROCTOR, Minn. -- The Proctor City Council will hear Monday from two firms hoping to open medical marijuana facilities in the community.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Amanda Hofland started blogging almost on a whim.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A hotel that’s been in Grand Forks for decades is getting a facelift as more new hotels open for business.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Because most people don’t know what REAC is the University of North Dakota is officially changing the name of its facility that houses rentable scientific research laboratories and office space.
FARGO, N.D. – Area restaurants are tapping into technology as a way to enhance their diners’ experience.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. – An insect no larger than a grain of rice is making three people happy: the two North Dakota State University students who discovered it was a new species and the retired professor whom they named it after.RELATED CONTENT
GRAFTON, N.D. – Jean Bodmer rides the bus every week from her Grafton, N.D., home to Grand Forks, N.D., where she teaches a class in china painting.RELATED CONTENT
Four events were held in the Brookings community on Friday, Oct. 3, which highlighted the growth of its business and research community.
MITCHELL, S.D. - Mitchell Technical Institute has been notified that it will receive a $2.74 million federal grant to support efforts in training future technicians for the energy industry.
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Agriculture will receive more than $3.1 million for specialty crops, North Dakota’s Congressional delegation announced Thursday.
WAHPETON, N.D. — The governing body of higher education in North Dakota approved a new five-year strategic plan at a meeting Thursday, but plans to revisit it in the future.RELATED CONTENT
DICKINSON, N.D. - Just two days into his new job as manager of the Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport, Kelly Braun already has big plans for the facility he calls a jewel that “needs to be polished.”RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. – Christopher & Banks, a women’s apparel store at West Acres mall in Fargo, is hosting a grand reopening next week to mark the addition of the company’s CJ Banks line to its retail selection.
FARGO, N.D. – The Gander Mountain store in Fargo has completed an extensive store remodel, which included expanding the footwear department and increasing its firearms selection.
Names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of roughly 76 million households and seven million small businesses were exposed when computer systems at JPMorgan Chase & Co
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Lakegirl owner Peggy Heglie Kilbane says people ask her all the time how she arranged for her apparel to be sold in the airline catalog SkyMall.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD, Minn. – The Menards store in Moorhead is a cash cow for local and state government, shelling out over $200,000 in property taxes each year.RELATED CONTENT
WEST FARGO, N.D. – For decades, relics of North Dakota’s past have found their way to Bonanzaville.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – A Nevada polling firm that made pre-recorded phone calls to North Dakotans on behalf of supporters of a proposed conservation fund has agreed to pay $2,000 to settle a complaint that it violated the state’s “do not call” law.
Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa is receiving $90,000 in federal funding to move forward with a wind turbine development project on the reservation, as announced by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., Thursday.
McHENRY, N.D. - What started out as something to do during the cold winter months has bloomed into a business for three girls who live on a cattle ranch near McHenry.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - On this day in 1999, Amazon.com opened up a customer service center in Grand Forks. It was the first Amazon.com customer service center outside of Washington state, where founder Jeff Bezos first started the company in his garage in Seattle in 1994.RELATED CONTENT
WILLMAR, Minn. — Chris Rosen and other coal handlers at Willmar Municipal Utilities’ power plant were excited when they received training Wednesday on a new comfortable, efficient and safer railroad coal car unloader called the Carhoe.RELATED CONTENT
MITCHELL, S.D. - South Dakota's newly created conservation fund has already doubled, thanks to a $100,000 donation from Pheasants Forever.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK — Officials with the North Dakota Department of Human Services told lawmakers Wednesday they expect to have enrolled most if not all of the individuals they estimated would be eligible for the state’s Medicaid expansion by the end of the current biennium.
DICKINSON, N.D. - The oldest law firm in North Dakota is celebrating its 125th year in business today with an open house at the Dickinson Museum Center.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — When the University of North Dakota men’s hockey players reach the basement level of Ralph Engelstad Arena, they are greeted by a pair of sliding doors with the North Dakota logo on it.RELATED CONTENT
WASHINGTON — Republicans plan to put approval of the long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline on a fast track early next year if they win a U.S. Senate majority in November, finally forcing President Barack Obama to make a tough call on the controversial plan.
TIOGA, N.D. — North Dakota’s oil producers will struggle to comply with aggressive rules taking effect on Wednesday designed to curb the wasteful burning of natural gas, hindered by lengthy federal reviews of crucial pipelines.
FARGO, N.D. – Midcontinent Communications recently started providing service to residents on the west edge of Fargo, the first subscribers to the city’s second cable provider.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL – Premiums on the state’s MNsure health insurance exchange will rise in 2015, but they will still likely be the lowest in the nation.
MANNING, N.D. -- Weathered by years of oil activity, Dunn County commissioners warned of the importance of landowner relations Wednesday as they met with representatives of a company proposing a huge oil pipeline that would cut through the county on its way from Stanley to Patoka, Ill.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Norway’s ambassador to the United States highlighted the importance of education exchanges between the two countries in a visit to Grand Forks Wednesday.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD, Minn. – With Fargo Brewing expanding its operation and offerings and Drekker getting ready to open downtown, it’s time Moorhead got into the game.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. —The estimated cost of the new City Hall building here has increased by about $3 million because of concerns about the high demand for construction workers in the area.
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - Sanford Thief River Falls will open its new hospital at noon Wednesday after an earlier statement that the opening would be delayed.
HAYES, S.D. — Transit demand, trends toward a rise in crop acreage, better yields and an increase in treated seed use have nudged Al Meier into some big investments in 2014 seed technology.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK — U.S. delegation from North Dakota announced Tuesday more than $2.2 million in federal funds to strengthen statewide immunization information technology, support mental health services and help uninsured North Dakotans with health care enrollment.
Stark County has placed a road restriction of 12,000 pounds gross vehicle weight on all county gravel roads due to the wet road conditions, according to county emergency manager Bill Fahlsing.
FARGO, N.D. – Moorhead’s congressman has asked engineers to take a fresh look at a version of a flood control diversion here that would avoid the controversial retention component that has sparked fierce upstream opposition.
FARGO, N.D. - According to company executives, it’s business as usual at Evolution1, a cloud-based technology and payment solutions company, following its acquisition in July.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. – After weeks of negotiations, WDAY and Cable One failed to agree on a new contract by their midnight deadline Tuesday, WDAY said in a news release.
BISMARCK -- St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck is now officially affiliated with Catholic Health Initiatives, the hospital announced Tuesday.
BISMARCK – Officials say a $5 million injection of federal funds announced Tuesday will provide training for hundreds of first-responders in how to deal with dangerous incidents on the nation’s railroads, including oil-by-rail mishaps like the fiery derailment that shook Casselton, N.D., in December.
ST. PAUL -- A soybean farmers from southwestern Minnesota and an official of a taconite mine in the northeast, and more than a dozen others, came to the same conclusion: Significant railroad delays throughout the Upper Midwest are hurting nearly everyone.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – The state Board of Higher Education is likely to approve a new strategic plan for the North Dakota University System on Thursday, a step that took more than six months of study with help from an outside consultant.
DULUTH, Minn. - Enbridge Energy Inc. on Tuesday said its proposed Sandpiper oil pipeline between western North Dakota and Superior, Wis., won’t be completed until 2017, about a year behind the company’s original estimate
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The University of North Dakota and the city of Grand Forks have plans to eliminate irresponsible alcohol consumption.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - When Rich Patterson presented his newest piece of graffiti Tuesday at the University of North Dakota, he joked that it was his first time unveiling graffiti.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Agriculture officials and wheat producers are welcoming a planned expansion to the North Dakota Mill and Elevator in Grand Forks.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD, Minn. - Fantasies in Frosting is branching out in more ways than one.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. - Construction is starting on United Savings Credit Union’s new building at 1001 1st Ave. N., the former site of a long-vacant Taco Bell.
FARGO, N.D. – The City Commission on Monday authorized city staff to develop legal and financial plans to build a new downtown parking ramp with R.D. Offutt Co.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Grand Forks has revoked the sales license of a company selling door-to-door cleaning products.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Concerned legislators, citizens and civic leaders have come together and formed a group aiming to defeat a proposed constitutional amendment that would restructure the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The Association of Governing Boards has come out against a constitutional amendment that could restructure North Dakota’s system of higher education governance.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A restaurant that began as food truck serving burritos to hungry truck drivers in western North Dakota opened Monday in Grand Forks.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD, Minn. – Moorhead area employers told U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., during his visit here Monday that they need more workers to fill jobs in the industrial and health care fields.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – Gov. Jack Dalrymple rolled out a plan Monday to spend more than $80 million on state parks and conservation efforts as a “sound and balanced” alternative to a November ballot measure that would establish a conservation fund supported by oil tax revenue.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. - To those of us who aren’t up on our beverage industry lingo, they sound like the word for the noise Cookie Monster makes while eating: growlers.RELATED CONTENT
WASHINGTON – The Department of Transportation has awarded the Moorhead Airport in Moorhead, Minn., more than $400,000 for infrastructure improvements, the state’s U.S. senators announced Monday.
WILLMAR, Minn. — Intensive care services at Rice Memorial Hospital will morph into a different, more versatile model in upcoming months with the development of so-called acuity-adaptable rooms — hospital rooms capable of housing both intensive care patients and general medical and surgical patients.
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — When the dialysis unit opened at what was then Worthington Regional Hospital, it had three stations and two patients to utilize them.RELATED CONTENT
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — Efrain Patino is a familiar face in Worthington’s downtown business district. Patino is the proprietor of El Mexicano No. 3 store, adjacent to his new venture, El Mexicano Restaurant.RELATED CONTENT
WASHINGTON — Runaway oil production could slow road traffic as drivers face longer delays to cross train tracks in many congested regions, a U.S. study released on Friday predicted.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Enrollment at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks has decreased this semester for the second consecutive autumn in a row, according to university reports.
U.S. wheat exports should not be hurt by the second discovery of experimental Monsanto Co. genetically modified wheat growing in Montana where it was not approved, industry leaders said on Friday, because the wheat is not believed to be in commercial channels.
FARGO, N.D. — Not long ago, Doug Burgum, one of North Dakota’s leading businessmen, showed an audience of tech entrepreneurs a glimpse of the future: a mocked up front page of The Forum with the headline that says “ND population breaks 1M.”
DICKINSON, N.D. - Two popular fast-food restaurants and a coffee shop are making plans to locate in the building being constructed in the Prairie Hills Mall east parking lot.
DICKINSON, N.D. - There are definitely two sides when it comes to the controversial Waters of the U.S. rule change proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. - As evidenced by names like Hussein, Mohammed and Makseim on the employee roster, the workforce at OK Tire Commercial Center has become decidedly more diverse in recent years.RELATED CONTENT
Junkyard Brewing Co. has opened its new taproom at 1416 1st Ave. N. in Moorhead, Minn.
FARGO, N.D. – When it comes to preparing for the business climate of tomorrow, city officials say having bountiful parks may be just as important as having low taxes.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL - With its grassy quad and buildings of golden Kasota stone, the University of St. Thomas seems an idyllic place for college. But it doesn’t come cheap.
FARGO, N.D. - Just a minute or two of movement can make all the difference in energy and stress levels among employees, say Ann Dolence and Carolyn Espel.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - When David Dvorak gave a presentation on using unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to monitor crops in 2008, he was placed in the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International conference’s last session.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - “Shawarma coming soon.” That’s about all people have to go off of when they pass by the old Pita Pit location on South Washington Street. The sign towering over the red and green building hints at what food may be served there, but not by whom or (exactly) when.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - An executive of the largest crude oil rail carrier in the U.S. recently said the controversial Keystone XL pipeline wouldn’t diminish its business.
BISMARCK – Ten years ago, North Dakota’s Resources Trust Fund wasn’t much of a resource at all for the water projects it was meant to fund.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - The $1.85 billion nitrogen fertilizer plant planned on the north edge of Grand Forks is expected to bring significant economic growth — but it will also bring possible risks.
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - Northland Community and Technical College doesn’t give up easily. This summer, the school started accepting bids to construct a $4.7 million building that would connect two existing structures at the Thief River Falls airport that are used as classrooms for aerospace students at the Thief River Falls campus.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL - Every Minnesota high school junior will take the ACT in April at the state’s expense, thanks to legislation passed in 2013 that still has some educators scratching their heads.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Student borrowers at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks are substantially better at staying out of default on their student loans than students on a national scale.
MOORHEAD, Minn. - On Thursday, Minnesota State University Moorhead celebrated the completion of its new library, a project that began more than a decade ago with a pre-design and a cost of more than $19 million in state funds.RELATED CONTENT
EUGENE, Ore. - Growing up on a farm near Raritan Township in Barnes County, N.D., Ron Anderson was always interested in inventing and finding ways to improve operations.RELATED CONTENT
DICKINSON, N.D. - Dickinson’s newest business will have its grand opening Saturday.
FARGO, N.D. – R.D. Offutt Co. and the city of Fargo are exploring the idea of teaming up to build a parking ramp to serve a new downtown office building that could eclipse Fargo’s Black Building in terms of size.RELATED CONTENT
WILLMAR, Minn. — Continued development of Kandiyohi County’s agriculture-related business sector emerged Thursday as a top priority next year for the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission.
ST. PAUL — Complex is about to replace controversial in federal farm policy.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD, Minn. - For anyone who’s been wondering about the new Hornbacher’s store planned for 950 40th Ave. S., Matthew Leiseth wants you to know: It’s coming.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State University in Fargo is renaming its music school after Robert and Sheila Challey, in light of a $2.1 million pledge to the school’s endowment campaign.RELATED CONTENT
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. - The search is underway for a new economic development director in East Grand Forks.
DICKINSON, N.D. – As his members work toward reaching a state-set goal of flaring reduction, the head of the North Dakota Petroleum Council told companies to put a focus on landowner relations Thursday at the final day of the group’s annual meeting.
WILLISTON, N.D. -- When Scott Knudsen started working for JMAC Resources a few years ago, the company employed 60 people and had no housing department.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – North Dakota Democrats asked Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem on Thursday to block a Republican-friendly ad agency from obtaining contact information for some 48,000 students at the state’s public colleges and universities.
MAYVILLE, N.D. - Mayville State University has once again seen record enrollment this semester.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Nearly 100 employers sought applicants at a job fair at the Alerus Center Thursday afternoon.RELATED CONTENT
BEMIDJI, Minn. – The president-elect of the American Medical Association recently spent three days in Bemidji visiting with local providers and discussing ways to improve America’s health care system.RELATED CONTENT
TULSA, Okla. — ONEOK plans to build a gas processing plant in northwest Dunn County, N.D.
DICKINSON, N.D. - Dickinson’s airport is too small and handles too many passengers, those who operate the facility said Thursday.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - TEDxGrandForks has announced four upcoming events, including a “salon event” with speakers Friday night.
Finding funding in rural America can be like searching for a needle in a haystack. Will a federal investment fund help?RELATED CONTENT
North Dakota continues to have the lowest unemployment rate in the country with literally thousands of jobs available in high-demand industries like health care, technology, construction, energy, agriculture, transportation, engineering, management, retail and many others.RELATED CONTENT
Major projects point toward growth in Dakotas’ wind powerRELATED CONTENT
DEED targets minority-owned businesses in Greater Minnesota for future fundingRELATED CONTENT
Tech firm’s research finds security flaw in finance industryRELATED CONTENT
North Dakota Guaranty & Title Co. doubles staff in 3 yearsRELATED CONTENT
This issue dives into a topic that continues to make national headlines — cyber security.RELATED CONTENT
Businesses which carry products for resale are often faced with items which, for a variety of reasons, experience an unexpected sales decline.RELATED CONTENT
During a recent three-day, 1,700-mile road trip, I decided to see if I could “survive” with just a single electronic device.RELATED CONTENT
As a business owner, you face a great deal of financial decisions.RELATED CONTENT
SD evaluates current situation and how to improve
Wahpeton drives home importance of community, collaborationRELATED CONTENT
North Dakota is celebrating its quasquicentennial of statehood this year.RELATED CONTENT