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Forum sparks spirited exchange on future of school facilities
ND education department partners with Microsoft for more computer science classes
County looks to acquire historic fire tower overlooking northern Minn. forests
Ultrasounds are focus of Minn. anti-abortion rally on 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Hundreds of airline passengers headed to Minneapolis stranded in Fargo by winter storm
crime and courts
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of spring
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
After weekend sweep of North Dakota, UMD hockey hits the road to play Mankato
Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
National Guard called out as more than foot of snow buries southern Minn., strands motorists
Monday's local scoreboard
Ex-UMD hockey team captain dies after fall at Chicago airport
Elissa Mae Schue
James F. Fischer, Sr.
Patricia "Patt" Rall
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Disregard by local School Board troubling
Burgum speech shows schools should remain
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
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September 11, 2016
Canada may grant easier residency for foreign workers, minister says
TORONTO—Canada may make it easier for temporary foreign workers to get permanent residency and eventual citizenship, Immigration Minister John McCallum said on Sunday. Speaking on CTV television's "Question Period," a national politics talk show, McCallum did not give details,...
September 11, 2016 - 11:58am
September 2, 2016
U.S. nonfarm payrolls rise less than expected; wage growth moderates
WASHINGTON—U.S. employment growth slowed more than expected in August after two straight months of robust gains and wage gains moderated,...
September 2, 2016 - 3:00pm
September 1, 2016
Jobless claims rise less than expected as U.S. labor market firms
WASHINGTON—The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose less than expected last week, pointing to sustained labor market...
September 1, 2016 - 7:56am
July 21, 2016
Minnesota adds 7,300 jobs in June; jobless rate stays at 3.8 percent
ST. PAUL — Minnesota employers added 7,300 jobs in June, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department...
July 21, 2016 - 5:30pm
June 30, 2016
Droning On: Job Service offers updates on drone industry job openings
Job Service North Dakota is making it easier for those hunting for jobs in the unmanned aircraft systems industry to find them. The agency has...
June 30, 2016 - 7:00pm
May 21, 2016
Business Briefs: Einarson Law Office expanding ... Altru Health System recognized ...
Einarson Law Office expanding Einarson Law Office has opened an office at 119 Main St. W., Cavalier, N.D., The principal office is in Grafton,...
May 21, 2016 - 9:30am
May 19, 2016
Licensing staff crunch blamed for shortage of teachers
ST. PAUL -- A budget gap at the Minnesota Board of Teaching is slowing efforts to improve the state’s educator-licensing system, seen as...
May 19, 2016 - 9:30pm
April 23, 2016
How to overcome a bad job interview
Even before the elevator doors opened up to take me back down to the lobby, I already felt the sinking feeling of failure. It was without...
April 23, 2016 - 8:00am
April 14, 2016
West Fargo business to close, laying off 91 people
WEST FARGO – Trinity Containers plans to permanently close its manufacturing plant here, laying off about 91 employees. In an email to Mayor Rich Mattern dated Wednesday, April 13, a company official said the company, Trinity Tank Car Inc. at 420 East Main, would shut down starting...
April 14, 2016 - 2:30pm
April 6, 2016
Employers face education gap in workforce, report finds
The number of workers with bachelor's degrees in North Dakota and Minnesota falls short of employers' demand for that education credential,...
April 6, 2016 - 7:07pm
March 29, 2016
Oil Patch job fair still bustling
WILLISTON, N.D. — This week’s two-day job fair in the heart of the Oil Patch has been completely filled by companies vying for workers,...
March 29, 2016 - 8:17pm
March 24, 2016
NCTC seeks more city collaboration in time of growth
As the employment trends in the region shift, Northland Community and Technical College leaders say the school's East Grand Forks campus is evolving with them. In addition to expanding its academic and training offerings, school officials also would like to see a partnership with...
March 24, 2016 - 6:45am
March 18, 2016
Iron Range unemployment aid easily passes, but with 'poison pill'
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota state representatives overwhelmingly passed a bill extending unemployment benefits to laid-off Iron Range workers Thursday...
March 18, 2016 - 11:30pm
Audit criticizes Iron Range board’s structure, financial controls
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's Legislative Auditor's Office on Friday released a critical review of the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation...
March 18, 2016 - 6:00pm
March 12, 2016
Oil Patch job placement companies feel the slowdown
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Changes in the economic landscape of western North Dakota prompted by the oil slowdown have touched most sectors. Included...
March 12, 2016 - 10:15am