Report finds more than 70 percent of mothers in the Dakotas and Minnesota work outside of the home; nearly half of all American mothers work full-time outside the home.
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OMAHA, Neb. — A big jump in new orders suggests the economy is improving in nine Midwest and Plains states, but it's too soon to say whether that trend will continue, according to a monthly survey released Monday.
The number of unemployed people in Mitchell, S.D., rose for the fourth straight month in February.
OMAHA, Neb. — A survey of rural bankers in 10 Midwest and Plains states suggests slow economic growth is ahead.
FARGO – The future continues to look bright for the economies of North Dakota and the Fargo-Moorhead area, but issues such as attracting and retaining qualified employees could grow.
BISMARCK – Federal figures show that businesses with fewer than 100 employees employed more than 40 percent of people in North Dakota.
MINOT, N.D. — Minot Air Force Base says it contributed a record amount to the local economy in the last fiscal year.
DULUTH, Minn. — A new university study finds iron ore mining has an annual economic impact of more than $3 billion in Minnesota.
OMAHA, Neb. — Slow economic growth is expected in nine Midwest and Plains states over the next three to six months, according to a monthly survey of business leaders released Friday.
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ST. PAUL — A key Democratic lawmaker says within the next two weeks she will release a "robust" plan to borrow for public-purpose construction projects around Minnesota.
PIERRE, S.D. — The tourism industry's impact on South Dakota's economy grew by 5 percent last year, even though the state sweltered through a hot and dry summer, Gov. Dennis Daugaard said Thursday.
WORTHINGTON, Minn. — Trying to lure new businesses and employees to southwest Minnesota is becoming an increasing challenge as tax laws in other states make it more appealing for jobs to move across the state line to South Dakota and Iowa.