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Thomas Evanella

Thomas Evanella

Reporter

Thomas Evanella is a reporter for The Forum. He's worked for The Forum for over three years, primarily reporting on business news. He's also the host of the InForum Business Beat podcast, which can be streamed at InForum.com/podcasts or wherever you listen to your podcasts. Reach him at tevanella@forumcomm.com or by calling 701-241-5518. Follow him on Twitter @ThomasEvanella.

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As the cashier who accepted George Floyd's counterfeit $20 bill, Christopher Martin had a front-and-center view when a normal work day became an international story. Speaking at TEDxFargo Thursday, July 21, Martin shared his story and called on the hundreds in attendance to "rise" through adversity.

The revised requirements are expected to reduce home construction costs in Minnesota and make the state more competitive when it comes to attracting new residents.
The Amazon Fulfillment Center in north Fargo is the size of 22 football fields and is set to begin operations Sunday, Sept. 19. Take a look inside the massive warehouse with reporter Thomas Evanella and videographer Chris Flynn.
Three new locations are planned for Kearney, Neb., Sidney, Mont. and Watertown, S.D. while the company faces hiring challenges in the Fargo-Moorhead area.
Visit Christopher Haverkamp's two-and-a-half acre "woodsball" paintball course — which he calls "The Valley of No Hope" — from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays.
The North Dakota Legislature made a total investment of $30 million into the realm of unmanned aircraft systems, with Vantis receiving $20 million.
North Dakota's minimum wage policies vary significantly from its neighbors Minnesota, Montana and South Dakota. The three bordering states all have minimum wages higher than the federal rate and make annual adjustments to their respective minimum wages.
The new flights will operate twice weekly.
The Fargo branch, which will be North Dakota's first Chase Bank, is slated to open during the second quarter of 2021.
OTTERTAIL, Minn. — A man was seriously injured in a boat crash that took place at 3:24 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, on Otter Tail Lake.
LAKE PARK, Minn. — A Moorhead native died in a motorcycle crash Saturday night, Aug. 22, northeast of Lake Park, Minn.