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N.D. leads country in job creation among women-owned businesses, report says
November 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
GRAND FORKS — When June Seng and her late husband, Pat, started S&S Transport in 1981, they had two employees and a borrowed semi. Pat...
Gas wars give Fargo motorists a quarter-a-gallon break
November 6, 2017 - 5:10pm
FARGO — Motorists in Fargo this week are paying a full 25 cents less for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline than their Grand Forks counterparts....
ND officials: Optimism builds over $1 billion water pipeline to serve Red River Valley, central ND
November 5, 2017 - 4:22pm
FARGO—The push to deliver water from the Missouri River to the Red River Valley is gaining momentum and officials are optimistic that construction...
Global demand for oil better than expected, but it could take 2018 to even out market, economist says
September 28, 2017 - 6:09pm
GRAND FORKS—Demand and costs in the oil industry are doing better than expected, but it could take another year before the global market...
Technology, problem-solving keys to attracting more drillers to the Bakken, experts say
September 26, 2017 - 7:23pm
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota's governor wants the state to produce 2 million barrels a day, but lower taxes on oil and better access to markets...
Federal Reserve president answers economy questions in Grand Forks
September 25, 2017 - 9:26pm
GRAND FORKS—Neel Kashkari, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, made an appearance Monday in Grand Forks as part of a...
Threat of Grand Forks air base closing off the table for now
September 24, 2017 - 8:51am
GRAND FORKS—Grand Forks Air Force Base appears to be safe from another round of base reviews after the process was left out of recent legislation....
Heitkamp taking Republicans 'at their word' tax talks will be bipartisan
September 22, 2017 - 9:14pm
GRAND FORKS — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., stopped in Grand Forks on Friday afternoon, Sept. 22, to talk tax reform—expected to shoot...
Hey, Amazon: How about North Dakota?
September 16, 2017 - 10:47am
Jeff Bezos, who founded Amazon in 1994 and turned it into the retail giant it is today, is looking for a new company home. Bezos calls it HQ2....
Customs and Border Protection receives federal funding to keep UAS facility in Grand Forks
September 13, 2017 - 10:24am
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Security is beefing up on the northern border. U.S. Customs and Border Protection have received 8 million dollars in federal...
UND among top 25 'most innovative' in U.S. News ranking
September 12, 2017 - 11:27pm
GRAND FORKS — Area universities fared well in the latest edition of the annual U.S. News and World Report college rankings. The University...
State Mill sees slight uptick in profits, reports record shipping numbers
August 23, 2017 - 11:25am
GRAND FORKS — The North Dakota-owned flour mill in Grand Forks saw slightly better profits than last year, and those numbers should continue...
UND Foundation sees $40M in donations for fiscal year
August 22, 2017 - 7:33pm
GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota Alumni Association and Foundation pulled in nearly $40 million in donor gifts in fiscal year...
UAS Summit to focus more on commercial use, experts say
August 14, 2017 - 6:44pm
GRAND FORKS — Experts say an upcoming conference that attracts hundreds in the unmanned aircraft sector in Grand Forks will focus more...
Mark Sanford Education Center evacuated after gas leak reported
August 10, 2017 - 9:06am
Grand Forks, N.D. -- A gas leak has been reported at the Mark Sanford Education Center on 47th Ave. and 25th St. S.. A dispatcher says police...