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Mott to lose National Guard unit; final formation planned for Saturday
July 25, 2017 - 9:47am
MOTT, N.D. - After 69 years of service, the Mott National Guard will be officially closing on Saturday, July 29. Mott's closing comes as a result...
Grand Forks leaders imagine the DeMers Avenue of the future
July 25, 2017 - 9:09am
City leaders reimagined Grand Forks' DeMers Avenue on Monday evening, reviewing ideas for a street renovation that could happen as soon as 2019....
Rep. Peterson: Rural America's critical infrastructure needs include broadband, flood control
July 21, 2017 - 3:02pm
ST. PAUL—Infrastructure is becoming a Washington, D.C. hot topic. And no one is discussing it more than rural America's lawmakers. "A strong...
City officials working out final details on 'flagship' downtown Moorhead project
July 17, 2017 - 9:23pm
MOORHEAD —— City officials here met behind closed doors Monday night finalizing the terms of a developer agreement to move forward...
Clothing store closing at West Acres, but mall officials say demand for space still exceeds vacancies
July 13, 2017 - 9:46am
FARGO — Another store is closing at West Acres Shopping Center, but an official with the mall said the news wasn't a surprise and demand for...
Sioux Falls selected to join National What Works Cities Initiative
July 12, 2017 - 1:59pm
Sioux Falls, S.D. - Today, Mayor Mike Huether announced that Sioux Falls has been selected as one of five new cities to participate in Bloomberg...
Spellbound hopes to bring happiness to Mitchell, S.D.'s Main Street
July 12, 2017 - 9:45am
MITCHELL, S.D. - After its first two weeks in operation, Main Street's newest business is well on its way to achieving its owner's goal of bringing...
Downtown Williston fire likely an accident; streets still closed for safety reasons
July 12, 2017 - 8:55am
WILLISTON, N.D. — The fire that tore through a historic downtown Williston icon Monday night was probably an accident, but fire officials doubt...
Arts and culture boost North Dakota, Minnesota economies, studies show
July 12, 2017 - 8:53am
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The nonprofit arts and culture industry in eight northwest Minnesota counties, including Clay County, generates over $22...
EDND seeks nominations for economic development awards
July 11, 2017 - 3:51pm
BISMARCK – The Economic Development Association of North Dakota (EDND) invites nominations from the community for five state economic development...
CNBC names Minnesota America’s Third Best State for Business
July 11, 2017 - 3:43pm
Bank of North Dakota aims at diversifying the state’s economy
July 10, 2017 - 9:15am
As the only state-owned bank in the country, Bank of North Dakota provides a unique competitive advantage for our state. The bank’s mission...
Editor's note: Success stories
July 10, 2017 - 9:09am
Here is one of the great lessons of human life: Trend is not destiny. Just because something has been happening a certain way, doesn’t mean...
Tepid ADP jobs data drags down Wall Street
July 6, 2017 - 11:06am
Wall Street opened lower on Thursday amid broad declines after data showed the U.S. private sector added fewer jobs than expected in June.The...
Sertoma Club in Grand Forks hosting charity raffle
July 5, 2017 - 9:13am
GRAND FORKS—It's a chance to help people that are hard of hearing, and you've still got time to donate. The Sertoma Club of Greater Grand Forks...