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If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
MN state agencies receive 10 government innovation awards
MN minimum wage set to go up August 1
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Hole in one
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Adults playing their games...
Letter: Unendorsed 7th District candidate should bow out
Letter: Union workers advocate for pipeline
Cheers to young volunteers
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
February 12, 2009
NDSU career fair called a success
FARGO - Turnout for Wednesday's spring career fair at North Dakota State University wasn't a record, but organizers considered it a strong showing. About...
February 12, 2009 - 1:00pm
Wal-Mart plans won't affect new Fargo store
FARGO - A new Fargo Wal-Mart Supercenter store being built in south Fargo will not be impacted by company plans to reduce store openings nationwide...
February 12, 2009 - 11:00am
SJE-Rhombus lays off 31 workers
DETROIT LAKES - SJE-Rhombus, a Detroit Lakes, Minn.-based manufacturer of controls and switches, has laid off 31 workers at its headquarters plant in Detroit Lakes. Employees have lost jobs at four of the company's six plants in Minnesota, Ohio and China, said Mary Beth Caulfield,...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
February 9, 2009
Hubbard County enacts hiring freeze
PARK RAPIDS - The county's financial position is so dismal, some departments may want to take a paper route or a night job waiting tables just to bring in more money. Hard times are here. The county assessor learned that Wednesday. Bob Hansen's appearance before the regular meeting...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00pm
Economy's woes spreading to region
GRAND FORKS - Thirteen months ago, Patrick Case was laid off from his job as a used-car lot manager in Florida. "The housing boom was going...
February 9, 2009 - 9:30am
February 6, 2009
Downturn comes to Detroit Lakes
The economic recession has hurt some area manufacturers more than others. While a few are hunkering down without resorting to layoffs, other...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 5, 2009
Kandiyohi County commissioners want education mandate for those getting work-related assistance
WILLMAR - With statistics showing that a lack of education is a sure ticket to poverty, the Kandiyohi County Commissioners want to make a high school diploma mandatory when receiving work-related public assistance. Not incorporating a diploma or a general educational development...
February 5, 2009 - 2:00pm
North Dakota employment numbers rise in December
BISMARCK - North Dakota's unemployment rate in December hit 3.4 percent, up 0.6 percent from the previous month and 0.1 percent compared to December 2007. Numbers released today by Job Service North Dakota also show that December's unemployment rate equals 2,096 more jobless than...
February 5, 2009 - 11:30am
January 31, 2009
Upper Midwest states split on federal aid
ST. PAUL - Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle appeared before the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, asking that his state get its...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
January 25, 2009
New York Times article on economy became bad omen for North Dakota
The New York Times ran a cover story on Dec. 5 touting North Dakota's apparent resistance to the economic crisis. The headline: "A placid North Dakota asks, recession? What recession?" A follow-up today could read, "North Dakota says, 'Oh, that recession.' " Since the piece ran,...
January 25, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
Microsoft planning on cutting 'very small percentage' of Fargo workforce
FARGO - Possibly 40 to 50 Microsoft Fargo employees found out when they went to work on Thursday that they no longer had a job - the latest...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 21, 2009
Blue Cross Blue Shield partnership will bring 60 to 70 new jobs to Fargo for processing health claims
FARGO - Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota announced today that it will partner with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska to form a new health care technology company that will bring jobs to Fargo. The company will be called CoreLink Administrative Solutions. It will process health...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
January 18, 2009
Economist: Crisis is the big one
WILLMAR - The financial crisis facing the United States and the world is really "the big one," but that doesn't mean the world is facing another Great Depression, according to an AgriBank economist who addressed the seventh annual Strategic Animal Ag Conference Friday in Willmar. At...
January 18, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Economist says recession will end in September
BISMARCK - The recession will end Sept.
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Speakers at Fargo-Moorhead chamber event say area economy is relatively healthy, but future unpredictable
FARGO - Speakers at a regional economic outlook forum this morning in Fargo said they don't know what's going to happen next with the Fargo-Moorhead economy. But one said the metro area is relatively healthy and in better shape than most of the country to ride out the nationwide...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am