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'You can't be what you can't see': Tech camp for girls planned in Fargo
18 hours 36 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...
Editorial: A path to bipartisan health care reform
18 hours 57 min ago
Here's an idea for getting to "yes" on health care reform. Make that, here's an idea for getting to "yes" on bipartisan reform, an effort that...
Bakken crude set to move on Keystone pipeline after Trump grants permit
19 hours 8 min ago
The United States has issued a presidential permit for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL oil pipeline, the Canadian company said on Friday, March...
ND Senate committee steers toward study of autonomous vehicles
19 hours 14 min ago
BISMARCK -- A North Dakota Senate committee is seeking to study autonomous vehicle regulations as automakers asked legislators Thursday, March...
UND medical school predicts possible doctor shortage of 360 in ND within decade
19 hours 16 min ago
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- For Kirstie Syverson, a nurse practitioner of internal medicine in the Altru Health System clinic in Devils Lake, working...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending March 24
19 hours 19 min ago
Choice Financial Hires Lee FARGO — Doug Lee recently joined Choice Financial as a Mortgage Loan Officer. Lee brings over 10 years of banking...
U.S. ag secretary nominee agrees to visit North Dakota
19 hours 20 min ago
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Sen. John Hoeven’s office announced on Thursday that he has invited Sonny Perdue, nominee for secretary of agriculture,...
Oil spill in creek originally underestimated, making it one of largest in ND history
March 23, 2017 - 5:11pm
BELFIELD, N.D. -- An oil pipeline spill that contaminated a tributary of the Little Missouri River last December is now estimated to be three...
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...
Paul Richard to step down as Sanford's top exec in Fargo
March 23, 2017 - 2:15pm
FARGO — Paul Richard, whose 46-year career associated with Sanford Health will culminate with the opening of the new medical center in July,...
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...
Sanford Lab to hold ‘Big Science’ discussion at Northern State University in Aberdeen, SD
March 23, 2017 - 10:45am
ABERDEEN, S.D. — Leaders from the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead, South Dakota, will host Big Science at Sanford Lab at 7 p.m....
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...
ND Oil Patch sees high demand for workers
March 23, 2017 - 9:18am
WILLISTON, N.D. — Human resources manager Judy Billehus had goosebumps as job-seekers filled a Williston job fair Wednesday, March 22. “I...