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NDSU expects $5 million revenue loss from lower enrollment
September 18, 2018 - 8:00pm
FARGO — Declining enrollment at North Dakota State University is expected to cost the university some $5 million in lost revenue, the university...
Gate City Bank debuts SecureID hand-scanning technology
September 17, 2018 - 6:45am
FARGO — Customers of Gate City Bank may have noticed the teller lines moving a bit faster in recent weeks. The speedy service is thanks...
With height comes challenges for Fargo's Block 9 project
September 16, 2018 - 9:01am
FARGO — As construction workers begin building downtown Fargo's Block 9 high-rise, which is destined to be the tallest in the city and...
Group pushes for more Fargo-to-Chicago passenger rail service
September 15, 2018 - 2:15pm
FARGO — Expanded daytime passenger train service from Fargo to Chicago with stops in between could become a reality if Minnesota lawmakers...
Happiest states: MN ranks third, ND fourth
September 10, 2018 - 4:34pm
FARGO — Minnesota ranked third and North Dakota fourth in WalletHub's 2018 Happiest States in America report. To determine where Americans...
Healing invisible wounds: Fargo's VA offers holistic care for veterans
September 10, 2018 - 7:57am
FARGO—Post-traumatic stress disorder began to rear its ugly head in the life of U.S. Army Capt. Garrett Ruud during a second deployment...
Firm seeks permit to build medical marijuana growing facility near Fargo
September 10, 2018 - 7:47am
FARGO - Grassroots Cannabis, a firm with ties to Chicago, has submitted plans to build a medical marijuana manufacturing facility in an industrial...
NDSU research into bees’ winter survival could help sustain farms, ranches
September 4, 2018 - 6:09pm
FARGO — There's a buzz at a federal facility at North Dakota State University, and it's not just coming from insects in the laboratory....
Fargo ranked 7th best city in U.S. to raise a family out of 180
September 4, 2018 - 5:14pm
FARGO -- Led by its low jobless rate and housing affordability, Fargo was rated the seventh best city in the United States to raise a family,...
New F-M diversion plan as good or better than alternatives, Minn. regulators say
August 27, 2018 - 12:16pm
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The new alignment of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion is as good or better than all alternatives identified so far,...
Fargo city staff to start move into new City Hall Monday
August 26, 2018 - 8:43pm
FARGO — City staff is scheduled to begin moving into the new City Hall building over the next three weeks starting Monday, Aug. 27, the...
Cramer explains backing Democrats' plan to save pensions
August 7, 2018 - 7:56pm
FARGO — Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., told an audience of mostly retired truckers Tuesday, Aug. 7, that it wasn't very hard for him to sign...
Fargo cidery asking North Dakotans for apples to comply with state law
August 6, 2018 - 7:22am
FARGO — For Ethan and Breezee Hennings, opening a cidery in North Dakota was something they had hoped to do since moving back to the area...
Schneider: North Dakota participation in lawsuit threatens health coverage for thousands
July 26, 2018 - 7:46pm
FARGO—Democratic U.S. House candidate Mac Schneider said North Dakota's participation in a lawsuit that seeks to overturn the Affordable...
NDSU could face enrollment drop this fall
July 26, 2018 - 7:01am
FARGO — North Dakota State University is facing a possible enrollment drop "in the range of 300" students as it approaches the fall semester...