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PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending August 15
August 15, 2019 - 9:44am
Two join Altru Health System
'It's a painful story': Community raising money to send Zimbabwe 'agent of change' home
August 10, 2019 - 8:02pm
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Williamson Chitiyo was over 9,000 miles from home when he died in July. A nurturer, educator and member of his country's main...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending Aug. 8
August 8, 2019 - 9:24am
Dakota College at Bottineau has new athletic trainer BOTTINEAU, N.D. -- DCB welcomes Carolyn Rygg, Athletic Trainer to campus. Carolyn grew up...
A North Dakota veteran lost his dog tags in New Guinea. 75 years later, they were returned to him
August 6, 2019 - 6:00am
BISMARCK — A Bismarck man who served in New Guinea during World War II has been reunited with a dog tag he lost there 75 years ago, thanks...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending Aug. 1
August 1, 2019 - 3:36pm
Don Campbell joins BCBSND as senior vice president and chief legal officer FARGO, N.D. — Don Campbell has been hired as senior vice president...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending July 25
July 25, 2019 - 11:21am
DSG promotes Brandon Swenson to branch manager PLYMOUTH, Minn. -- Dakota Supply Group has promoted Brandon Swenson to Branch Manager of its...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending July 19
July 18, 2019 - 1:00pm
Red River Commodities promotes three to executive positions FARGO -- Red River Commodities has announced the promotion of three employees to...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending July 12
July 11, 2019 - 1:19pm
Charles Gorecki selected to lead UND EERC GRAND FORKS -- Charles Gorecki has been named the next CEO of UND’s Energy and Environmental Research...
Varsity Blue Skies: How High Plains residents escape Ivy League admissions pressure
July 2, 2019 - 2:55pm
Editor’s note: I grew up in Rhode Island, and while I miss some elements of life on the East Coast, one thing that I do not miss at all is...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending July 5
July 2, 2019 - 12:36pm
Christie named COO of Expansion Capital Group SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Herk Christie has been appointed chief operating officer of Expansion Capital...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending June 28
June 26, 2019 - 10:35pm
Arvig promotes Wilkens to cybersecurity engineer PERHAM, MINN. — Eric Wilkens has been promoted by Arvig to the role of cybersecurity engineer....
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending June 21
June 20, 2019 - 2:08pm
Border States’ CEO Miller to be North Dakota’s next COO BISMARCK, N.D. – Border States Electric CEO Tammy Miller will join the Burgum administration...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending June 14
June 12, 2019 - 7:58pm
EERC director Erickson to lead new state energy research center GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Nearly five years after being appointed to head the Energy...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending June 7
June 6, 2019 - 12:52pm
Alerus hires Albrecht as financial advisor GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Alerus has hired Dexter Albrecht as a financial advisor at Alerus’ Grand Forks...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending May 31
May 30, 2019 - 11:28am
Eide Bailly adds IT specialists to tech consulting team FARGO, N.D. – Scott Campbell, Rick Davis, Landon Fetzer, Michael Knutson and Jeremy...