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May 26, 2017
Joel Wieczorek runs his combine harvesting his field of wheat in 2016 northwest of Stickney. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Recession or recovery? N.D. may be at turning point
May 26, 2017 - 9:14pm
May 23, 2017
Minnesota manufacturers express record optimism in new survey
May 23, 2017 - 8:35pm
May 16, 2017
The Bebe chain of women's clothing stores is among the latest victims of changing buyer habits. (Dreamstime)
As retail stores close, where are the jobs going?
May 16, 2017 - 6:00am
May 2, 2017
Pocomoke High School teacher Brooke Gillespie and senior Rebeka Kline, who plans to study art at a local community college, decorate vacant storefronts in rural Pocomoke City, Md., as part of an after-school program to teach job skills. "After they graduate, there isn't much here" for young people looking for jobs, Gillespie said. (Tim Henderson/The Pew Charitable Trusts/TNS)
Disconnected youth: Out of school and out of work in rural America
May 2, 2017 - 12:56pm
May 1, 2017
Photo via Wikimedia Commons
Bank of ND touts another year of record profits
May 1, 2017 - 5:37pm
April 11, 2017
A mountain of grain sits in a storage pile, as midwestern grain farmers and merchants struggle to find storage space after three years of record harvests, near Minburn, Iowa, U.S., March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Scott Morgan
Global surplus leads to grain piled on runways, parking lots and fields
April 11, 2017 - 8:22am
April 7, 2017
Job growth slows as U.S. unemployment rate drops to 4.5 percent
April 7, 2017 - 8:07am
March 28, 2017
Grand Forks Herald file photo
Budget cuts could impact economy beyond UND
March 28, 2017 - 3:35pm
March 20, 2017
Tourists and visitors crowd the Reflecting Pool and the Washington Monument (C) with the U.S. Capitol in the background, in the days prior to Donald J. Trump's inauguration, in Washington, U.S., January 15, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
Travel ban, strong dollar could put a damper on tourism
March 20, 2017 - 8:37am
March 15, 2017
columnist Rob Port
Port's Notebook: Depressingly necessarily legislation and failing the forecasters
March 15, 2017 - 7:11am
March 10, 2017
People wait in line to enter the Nassau County Mega Job Fair at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York, U.S. October 7, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/File Photo
Strong job growth, rising wages set stage for Fed rate hike
March 10, 2017 - 9:51am
Jesse Trelstad/ Grand Forks Herald
MacTalk: The middle class, downtown development and more
March 10, 2017 - 8:27am
March 7, 2017
A mule truck moves a container in the Port of Miami in Miami, Florida, U.S., May 19, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Oil imports lift U.S. trade deficit to near five-year high
March 7, 2017 - 1:10pm
March 6, 2017
Frayne Olson, an extension crops economist for the NDSU Extension Service, was one of many experts that gave presentations during an ag conference sponsored by the Extension Service on Monday, October 24, 2016 at the Ramada Inn in Grand Forks, N.D. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
Focus on efficiency
March 6, 2017 - 7:00pm
March 4, 2017
Don Wille, owner of Wille Logging Lumber and Timber in Puposky, leans on timber he logged out of Itasca State Park after storms this past summer.  Forum News Service photo
Milder temperatures in Minnesota bring a new challenge to timber industry
March 4, 2017 - 5:19pm
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