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MN man charged after alleged violent assault, strangulation and kidnapping of woman
Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging Minnesota teachers union protections
Pilot arrested on suspicion of operating aircraft under influence at SD airport
Showdown at hand between law enforcement, pipeline protesters
Columbia Road work could wrap up next week
crime and courts
Heart-rate data helps UND hockey coaches learn more about players
Wolves fall to Memphis in NBA season opener
Rangers rally past Bruins, McIntyre
Cubs even up World Series at a game apiece
Sports brief: College Basketball, Football, NHL, pro golf, tennis
Autumn Art Auction hosted at North Dakota Museum of Art
Tribute show in the Fritz
'Inferno,' 'I'm Not Ashamed' open at local theaters
Good and gruesome Halloween treats
Play it safe
Life & Style
Luella May (Berry) Lewis Clark
Todd Brian Larson
Brian E. Hill
Margaret L. Garr
Small bird creates a mystery, causes a backyard stir
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: How do pumpkins grow so large, can any pumpkin reach that size?
N.D. bighorn sheep season reflects comeback
Brett Anderson's 35½-inch catfish
CAMP BOOKBOOK: Kris Winkelman's Venison Pizza Bake No. 8
Forum Communications: Collin Peterson in 7th with an asterisk
Letter: Ruth Buffalo for North Dakota insurance commissioner
Letter: Why I'm voting against Measure 4
Professor: UND's mission change needs Legislature's review
Letter: Note to Doug Burgum: Government is not a business
December 17, 2015
North Dakota farmer urges others to talk to consumers about agritech importance
As a ninth-generation farmer, Laura Rutherford said she's passionate about food quality, safety and nutrition. She also speaks fervently about...
December 17, 2015 - 6:45pm
December 11, 2015
U.S. consumers loosen purse strings as holidays start
U.S. consumers showed some muscle in November at the start of the holiday shopping season, suggesting enough momentum in the economy for the...
December 11, 2015 - 5:45pm
July 16, 2015
GMO bill could save money for farmer and consumers
MITCHELL, S.D. -- Families and farmers alike could soon benefit from federally set food product labeling framework thanks to a bill that passed through the U.S. House Agriculture Committee earlier this week. According to Patrick Delaney, of the American Soybean Association,...
July 16, 2015 - 10:30pm
June 12, 2015
Montana energy economy dims, but consumers benefit
SIDNEY, Mont. -- Montana’s energy economy is dimming, according to reports from both alternative and fossil fuel industries. Coal is on the ropes as U.S. coal energy consumption hits a 24-year low, oil drilling has dropped dramatically in the Bakken and wind energy construction...
June 12, 2015 - 9:30pm
March 3, 2015
Supporters displeased with dietary proposal
The American Pulse Association and U.S. Dry Pea and Lentil Council say proposed federal dietary guidelines don’t fully reflect the nutritional benefits of pulse crops and could prompt Americans to eat less of them. The two organizations are asking farmers, scientists...
March 3, 2015 - 11:45am
January 16, 2015
U.S. consumer prices post biggest drop in six years
U.S. consumer prices recorded their biggest decline in six years in December and a gauge of underlying inflation failed to rise, which could make the Federal Reserve more cautious about raising interest rates.
January 16, 2015 - 4:30pm
January 14, 2015
U.S. retail sales drop biggest in 11 months, but seen as a blip
U.S. retail sales recorded their largest decline in 11 months in December as demand fell almost across the board, tempering expectations for...
January 14, 2015 - 5:30pm
December 11, 2014
U.S. consumer spending gains steam, boosted by lower gas prices
U.S. consumer spending advanced at a brisk clip in November as lower gasoline prices gave the holiday shopping season a boost, offering the latest sign of underlying momentum in the economy.
December 11, 2014 - 5:30pm
March 19, 2012
Massive spike in long-term care costs hits Minnesota seniors
MINNEAPOLIS Premiums are soaring by 20 to 90 percent for thousands of Minnesotans who carry long-term care insurance, and many older people are struggling to figure out what to do. "I guess we'll just bite the bullet," said Peter Wyckoff, 67, of Shoreview, a retired advocate for...
health/life & style/News
March 19, 2012 - 7:35am
March 12, 2012
Biofuels: Even when Minnesota-made, they're not offered at state pumps
MINNEAPOLIS Minnesota's newest biofuel wants a place at the pump. It's called isobutanol, and like ethanol it is made from corn and can be mixed with gasoline as a motor fuel. But the state's fuel-blending law was written years ago with ethanol in mind -- and new biofuels don't...
March 12, 2012 - 10:46am
March 10, 2012
Up to $27 billion at stake in historic Canadian tobacco suit
MONTREAL -- In the country next door, tobacco companies have been convicted in a landmark racketeering case and been forced because of other lawsuits to pay out at least US$206 billion over a quarter-century -- a sum bigger than the annual GDP of most countries. The legal skies have...
March 10, 2012 - 7:42am
March 9, 2012
Crude oil from N.D., Canada eases gas price rise in mid-continent
MINNEAPOLIS As gasoline prices soar on the coasts, less expensive crude oil from Canada and North Dakota is easing the pain for Minnesotans. The average pump price in the state, running this week around $3.60 per gallon for regular, remains 75 cents behind California, where gas...
March 9, 2012 - 12:45pm
March 7, 2012
Gas price climb continues in Grand Forks, region
Motorists might have experienced another bout of sticker shock if they stopped to fill up their fuel tanks today. The price of regular unleaded...
March 7, 2012 - 6:10pm
March 1, 2012
Dalrymple administration urges United to offer Grand Forks flights
Gov. Jack Dalrymple's administration is urging United Airlines to begin offering flights to and from Grand Forks International Airport, governor's...
March 1, 2012 - 6:21pm
February 28, 2012
New low-cost air carrier to fly from MSP International
MINNEAPOLIS Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport has landed another low-cost airline, the culmination of government efforts to foster competition and reduce fares. While airport officials would not reveal the company, it appears to be Spirit Airlines, which flies to a variety...
February 28, 2012 - 9:07am