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'You can't be what you can't see': Tech camp for girls planned in Fargo
18 hours 34 min ago
FARGO — Madison Christensen was the only girl in the sixth-grade tech club at Agassiz Middle School in 2004. Her friends didn't share or understand...
ND Senate committee steers toward study of autonomous vehicles
19 hours 12 min ago
BISMARCK -- A North Dakota Senate committee is seeking to study autonomous vehicle regulations as automakers asked legislators Thursday, March...
U.S. ag secretary nominee agrees to visit North Dakota
19 hours 17 min ago
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Sen. John Hoeven’s office announced on Thursday that he has invited Sonny Perdue, nominee for secretary of agriculture,...
It’s no dice as ND House rejects casino resolution
March 23, 2017 - 4:52pm
BISMARCK -- House lawmakers defeated a resolution opening the door to off-reservation casinos in North Dakota in convincing fashion Thursday,...
New group for F-M call center professionals learns about keeping employees engaged
March 23, 2017 - 2:17pm
FARGO — Whether it shows up on survey results or not, there's no denying the importance of keeping employees engaged. Only 33 percent of...
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
March 23, 2017 - 2:13pm
Apparel retailer Bebe Stores Inc said it is exploring strategic alternatives following four years of losses, sending the shares of the company...
After Trump proposes cuts to Army Corps, senators say they’ll watch for impact to flood diversion
March 23, 2017 - 9:22am
FARGO – A 16 percent budget cut President Donald Trump’s administration has proposed for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in fiscal year...
Filmmakers shot video for 4 years for 4-minute Fargo time-lapse
March 22, 2017 - 1:44pm
FARGO — A time-lapse video of Fargo that took years to film is making the rounds on social media. The photographers who made the video say...
Trump proposes cuts to Army Corps budget, which could hurt F-M diversion
March 22, 2017 - 1:37pm
FARGO - President Donald Trump’s administration is proposing a 16 percent cut to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' budget, according to Sen....
Operator of Vikings' stadium applies to run Grand Forks' Alerus Center
March 22, 2017 - 1:26pm
Four firms are vying to run the Alerus Center, including the former operators of the building and the same company that runs the Vikings' U.S....
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
March 22, 2017 - 1:22pm
Sears Holdings Corp, once the largest U.S. retailer, warned on Tuesday, March 21, about its ability to continue as a going concern after years...
As TEDxFargo gears up for 2017 event, organizers look to turn ideas into local action
March 22, 2017 - 10:15am
FARGO — The eighth TEDxFargo event is still months away, but organizers are already thinking about the next few years of this program that...
Reclaimed lumber business plans to sell old Fargo Coliseum bleachers
March 22, 2017 - 10:13am
FARGO — A north Fargo hockey arena's renovation means the old wood bleachers will be replaced, but locals will have a couple of options to...
Fargo police warn of potentially dangerous app for targeting children
March 22, 2017 - 10:08am
FARGO — Police say predators are using a new social networking app to target children. It only takes 30 seconds for someone to sign up for...
ND insurance fund can't cover $13.5 million owed to off-track racing owner
March 22, 2017 - 9:48am
racing wagering company can't be made by the North Dakota Insurance Reserve Fund, state Sen. Tim Mathern said Tuesday, March 21. Mathern, a...