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Federal grant to fund youth substance use prevention in Grand Forks
Stormy Daniel's lawyer Michael Avenatti speaks out after his arrest on suspicion of domestic violence
St. Paul approves eventual increase to $15 minimum wage
Trump endorses bipartisan criminal-justice reform bill
Raccoons drunk on crab apples cause false rabies scare in West Virginia
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Can't beat the feeling: Minnesota native crowned 2018 American Beatbox Champion
Walker Art Center in Minneapolis hires new director
Norsk Høstfest announces first entertainers for 2019 festival
Meet Rachel Hollis, the Texas mom shaking up this year's best-seller list
Stan Lee, creator of superheroes, dies at 95
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
Marilyn Hagerty: Tips for walking on ice
New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses
WATCH: UND falls to No. 10 Kentucky 96-58
No. 10 Kentucky wears down UND for 96-58 win
Wednesday's local scoreboard
Cold-shooting UND women's basketball falls at Illinois State
Towns, Wiggins lead Timberwolves past Pelicans
Arnold C. Mellum
Wayne Lee Anderson
Robert "Bob" J. Schoneberger
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
Fate of famed L.A. mountain lions unclear after wildfire scorched their habitat
From deer to wild turkeys, Rynestad family has a western North Dakota hunting trip to remember
Wythe Rynestad's first buck (click to see the complete photo)
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Landscape largely will determine future deer numbers in North Dakota
Our view: Armstrong should have office in GF
Rob Port: Burgum’s proposal for governing North Dakota’s Universities isn’t likely to fix anything
Port: Heitkamps feel they’re entitled to power, and that’s exactly why they shouldn’t have it
Lloyd Omdahl: 5 ideas to fight voter ignorance
Mike Jacobs: Kaleidoscope view of '18 election
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August 27, 2018
After tense year, Disney agrees to pay park workers $15 an hour
Classes at the University of Central Florida began last week, and Maddy Johnson still hadn't found enough money to buy her textbooks. The safari...
August 27, 2018 - 3:51pm
March 10, 2018
A matter of time? Debate begins over proposed $15 minimum wage in ND
FARGO—The general manager of Homewood Suites here feels fortunate to be spared from the turnover bug that commonly affects the hotel industry....
March 10, 2018 - 1:18pm
May 28, 2017
Editorial: Governor should take an annual salary
We start with a hearty cheer, hands cupped to our mouths and pointed westward. We doubt Gov. Doug Burgum will hear it all the way out in Bismarck, but if he does catch faint tones in the wind, he may seek an explanation. We cheer the governor because we appreciate his decision to...
May 28, 2017 - 7:00am
April 4, 2017
Report: ND ranks 5th worst for gender pay gap in nation
Fargo - Women in North Dakota make 71 cents to every $1 a man earns, giving the state the fifth worst rate in the nation. That comes from a...
April 4, 2017 - 8:48am
December 21, 2016
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum should just accept his salary already
During his campaign earlier this year Doug Burgum vowed to turn down his salary if elected governor.
December 21, 2016 - 2:33pm
June 11, 2016
In ND, new overtime rule will have bigger effect than in Minnesota
FARGO--North Dakota has one of the nation's highest rates of salaried workers who could benefit from a new federal overtime rule while Minnesota...
June 11, 2016 - 2:00pm
May 18, 2016
VIDEO: U.S. extends overtime pay to 4.2 million salaried workers
The Obama administration on Tuesday unveiled the final version of a long-awaited and controversial rule to extend overtime pay to 4.2 million...
May 18, 2016 - 11:58am
March 29, 2016
Burgum says he’d give back salary if elected N.D. governor
BISMARCK – Fargo businessman Doug Burgum will forgo his state salary if elected governor of North Dakota, the Republican said in his latest...
March 29, 2016 - 8:03pm
January 3, 2016
Top docs, retiring execs among highest paid at Sanford, Essentia
FARGO -- A variety of forces have driven consolidation in health care. One consequence is large salaries for executives running bigger organizations....
January 3, 2016 - 7:45am
July 8, 2015
School officials top lists of highest-paid local officials in GF, EGF
More than half of Grand Forks' 20 highest-paid public employees are school officials, with city and county employees filling in the rest of a...
July 8, 2015 - 12:15am
July 1, 2015
Dayton takes advantage of single-day window to raise commissioners' pay
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton handed state commissioners annual average raises of $29,000 Wednesday, admitting that Minnesotans cannot relate to...
July 1, 2015 - 11:00pm
June 10, 2015
City proposes highest staff salary increase in 10 years
A salary plan for the city of Grand Forks' 2016 budget shows a proposed 3.94 percent increase for city employees—the highest increase in 10 years. The proposed increase is exactly the calculated average of proposed 2016 salary adjustments in several cities across North Dakota,...
June 10, 2015 - 2:53pm
February 13, 2015
No love between Minnesota state government's top two Democrats
ST. PAUL -- It probably is a safe bet that Mark Dayton and Tom Bakk did not exchange Valentine's Day cards. By all accounts,...
February 13, 2015 - 5:34pm
January 23, 2015
County creates Human Resources Department
The Grand Forks County Commission has approved creating a Human Resources Department for county employees. The decision is part of an ongoing effort to address issues with compression -- when less experienced employees are paid as much as those with more experience -- in the county's...
January 23, 2015 - 7:32pm
December 10, 2014
East Grand Forks Police Officers filed grievance over pay difference
Two sergeants in the East Grand Forks Police Department have filed a grievance with the city because a newer sergeant is receiving a higher salary, according to City Administrator David Murphy. Murphy said Sgts. Michael Anderson and Steve DeMers filed a grievance because Sgt. Chris...
December 10, 2014 - 7:29pm