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Prairie Business opens nominations for 2020's 'Top 25 Women in Business'
December 6, 2019 - 12:41pm
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Prairie Business magazine is proud to invite nominations for its annual "Top 25 Women in Business," a list that honors some...
National unemployment rate for November holds fairly steady
December 6, 2019 - 10:50am
The national unemployment rate changed little for November, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.
Prairie Business announces its 2019 40 Under 40 list
December 6, 2019 - 8:54am
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Prairie Business magazine is pleased to announce its annual 40 Under 40 list, featuring 40 of the top business professionals...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week of Dec. 5
December 5, 2019 - 3:39pm
Armacost named University of North Dakota president GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The State Board of Higher Education has selected Dr. Andrew Armacost...
Use technology to stay in business
December 4, 2019 - 1:05pm
FARGO, N.D. -- Don’t let your business become extinct by neglecting to adapt to technology. That was the message at the annual Nvision Conference,...
Minnesota State Moorhead student shines while balancing work, school
December 4, 2019 - 12:55pm
Danielle Allyza Caingcoy is the definition of busy. The Minnesota State University-Moorhead student is preparing to graduate next spring after...
Floods of past and present bring attention to flood insurance
December 4, 2019 - 12:27pm
Emily Montgomery, like most long-time Grand Forks residents, can vividly recall the Flood of 1997—the one that devastated the city, leaving...
Minnesota’s workplace injury, illness rate remains at all-time low
December 4, 2019 - 10:30am
St. PAUL, Minn. - An annual survey recently released by the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry shows that the state’s estimated workplace...
Study: Rural America declines in some measures
November 29, 2019 - 6:00am
Rural America isn’t quite what it used to be, a new government study finds. The nation’s most rural counties lost population and had relatively...
Travel numbers reflect positive economic trends
November 27, 2019 - 11:28am
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - People will be kicking off the holiday season - and the holiday travel season - this week as more than 55 million people...
The Pinke Post: 5 ways to spend wisely, and locally, this holiday season
November 25, 2019 - 12:00am
Have you started Christmas shopping? According to the National Retail Federation, we’re in for historic holiday sales and spending, with about...
Mayo announces first hospital outside of US
November 24, 2019 - 8:00am
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Citing shared vision and values, Mayo Clinic on Sunday announced the opening of its first hospital outside of the United...
It's time to talk turkey!
November 23, 2019 - 8:30am
Hutterites raise turkeys for East Coast markets.
Unemployed workers, farmers affected by severe weather may apply for assistance
November 22, 2019 - 12:44pm
PIERRE, S.D. – Workers in a number of South Dakota counties who lost their jobs due to severe weather earlier this fall may be eligible for...
7 South Dakota projects get boost with grant funds
November 21, 2019 - 1:01pm
PIERRE, S.D. – Seven projects in South Dakota will be getting a boost after Gov. Kristi Noem earlier this month awarded more than $4.4 million...