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Later last call? Local business owners, police talk 4 a.m. bar close bill for Minnesota
'I wish I was different'
119 UND employees apply for voluntary, phased retirements
Driver dies after semi leaves I-94, strikes trees
Latin America's cities sweat over health risks from urban heat
crime and courts
Duluth loses ground in NCHC title race, tying Tigers 2-2
Zucker, Dubnyk lead Wild past Predators
UND downs Weber State on the road, takes over first place in the Big Sky Conference
Saturday's local scoreboard
Saturday's local clipboard
Marilyn Hagerty Eatbeat: Toasted Frog offers imaginative menu
Red River Valley Cheer Team competition results announced
The list: Arts and entertainment calendar
Health Matters: Questions about arteries
Gathering family: Celebrating common heritage makes family reunions fun, meaningful and memorable; advance planning required
Life & Style
Hunter J. Nordlof
David E. Davidson
Melvin Lyle Amundson
Kathleen M. Lee
CAMP COOKBOOK: Lake of the Woods Tourism's recipe for Garlic and Pepper Venison Steak with Onion Sauce
Winter geese numbers reflect the weather
ASK THE DNR: Where to aerate and what to trout eat?
Study highlights N.D. fishing license sales
Meeting on proposed DNR fee hike set in TRF
Mayor Brown to Grand Forks: 'Make it happen'
Editorial: Mayor's leadership of Grand Forks ballot effort is welcome
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Port: Hey Shailene Woodley, come back to North Dakota and clean up your mess
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
60th Wedding Anniversary
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