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GOP pushes tax relief on Social Security, veterans benefits
Nuclear power moratorium debate returns
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Man sentenced to 20 years for attempted murder
Waubun falls in Section 6A semifinals
Cowboys upset Nuggets in 8AA south basketball final
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Intense state final caps Huwe’s wrestling season
Tuesday night's girls playoff game postponed
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Earnings test doesn’t usually include pre- retirement income
Protect, detect and report Medicare fraud
Wednesday Matters: Everyday Praying Life
Students on Bethel University dean’s list
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Leaner Target has Minnesota worried
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
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October 3, 2013
National student loan default rates climb; regional rates lower than average
FARGO – Nationally, the number of students defaulting on government education loans is up for the sixth consecutive year. The national student loan default rate climbed to 10 percent for students who began paying back their federal student loans in fiscal year 2011 – up from...
October 3, 2013 - 9:31pm
June 12, 2013
Take heed to financial life after graduation
To the millions of college and high school seniors who recently graduated (and to their parents, who weathered the ups and downs of reaching that summit): congratulations on a job well done. After the celebration dies down, you’ll no doubt be eager to embark on life’s next chapter,...
business / money management
June 12, 2013 - 10:23am
August 4, 2010
USDA receives $20 million more for loans
USDA Rural Development in Minnesota has received an additional $20 million in Recovery Act funds to help low and very-low income individuals and families achieve home ownership. To qualify, applicants must purchase or build in a rural area, generally defined as a community with...
money management / business
August 4, 2010 - 11:02am
April 9, 2010
More students get loan opportunities
New federal legislation will increase Pell Grant funds and eliminate private loan servicing under the Family Federal Education Loan program. For Minnesota State Community and Technical College (M State) students, the changes won't mean much, but the increase in federal grant monies...
April 9, 2010 - 4:07pm
March 14, 2009
SBA loans available following Minnesota disaster declaration
The U.S. Small Business Administration has announced that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives and most private, non-profit organizations of all sizes located in the state of Minnesota as a result of excessive rainfall...
March 14, 2009 - 1:14pm
November 8, 2008
NBC: Feds probe loan to ND Sen. Kent Conrad
BISMARCK - A federal criminal investigation into possible wrongdoing by mortgage giant Countrywide Home Loans now includes scrutiny of Countrywide's VIP program, which gave special mortgage deals to government officials, including Sens.
November 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
Students feeling the federal financial crisis as they apply to college
Credit jitters on Wall Street are affecting the student loan markets. That's making senior high school students jittery as they send off college...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
Loans, grants available for home repair
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Office getting ready to help low-income homeowners make needed repairs. Borrowers can take out up to $20,000, with repayment terms extending to 20 years based on repayment ability. Grants of up to $7,500 are available for...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am