The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce has launched its search for a new president.
Spherion Staffing Services, a recruitment, staffing and workforce solutions provider with offices in Bismarck, Fargo and Minot, N.D., recently donated $5,500 to the Dakotas Region of the American Red Cross as part of the company’s national Community Giveback program.RELATED CONTENT
The North Dakota Petroleum Council has launched an Easement Information Center on its website to provide informational resources to landowners and land agents.
A multidisciplinary team of researchers at North Dakota State University have discovered a potential method of creating biomass-based plastic which could be degraded when desired by exposing the product to ultraviolet light.
Regional certified public accounting and business advisory firm Eide Bailly LLP has acquired Accounting Systems Inc., a Fort Collins, Colo.-based business, accounting and enterprise resource planning solution provider.
St. Paul, Minn.-based North Risk Partners has merged with Thief River Falls, Minn.-based Thune Insurance Network. North Risk Partners is a 150-employee insurance brokerage that is now comprised of four independently operated Minnesota-based networks — Thune Insurance, St. Cloud-based Apollo, Rochester-based C.O. Brown, and St. Paul-based Johnson McCann. Thune Insurance was founded 40 years ago and employs 25 insurance professionals at offices in Thief River Falls, Roseau and Baudette, Minn.RELATED CONTENT
CHS Inc. announced Sept. 5 it will proceed with plans to construct a $3 billion fertilizer plant at the Spiritwood Energy Park near Jamestown, N.D.
The first ever unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) integration test in the U.S. was conducted recently at the Grand Forks (N.D.) Air Force Base.RELATED CONTENT
North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring and Todd Coleman, CEO of the Port of Vancouver USA, recently agreed to a collaborative rail service program to support agriculture and energy industries.
CenturyLink Inc. announced it is making 1 gigabit per second broadband Internet speeds available to businesses in Sioux Falls, S.D., as part of a high-speed fiber network expansion that will include residential and business services in 16 cities within the next year.
The South Dakota Retailers Association is accepting nominations for its annual Retailer of the Year award through Oct. 31.
St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck, N.D., has agreed to become a direct affiliate of the Catholic Health Initiatives system.
The first annual Spark Your Startup Business Pitch Contest, sponsored by Stoneridge Software, Dean’s Bulk Service, Crown Appraisals and the Barnesville Economic Development Authority, was held in Barnesville, Minn., Aug. 22.
Fargo-based integrated canola processing company Northstar Agri Industries recently announced plans to open a 1,500-metric-ton, high-throughput facility in Winkler, Manitoba, this fall.
More than a half-million bee colonies have been registered in North Dakota this year, setting a new record high, according to the state agriculture department.RELATED CONTENT