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Keith Ellison's ex-girlfriend shares medical record alleging abuse
Fatal police shooting reopened in Ramsey County
Kavanaugh accuser won't testify Monday but open to doing so later next week
Marijuana use is now as common among baby boomers as it is among teens, federal data show
Trump demands a border wall but many congressional Republicans just not into it
crime and courts
Grand Forks symphony celebrates 110th anniversary
Cirque du Soleil in REA will combine acrobatics and skating
3 more longtime staffers fired from 'Prairie Home' successor show
Tapping Duluth's brewing history
'PAW Patrol Live' coming to Alerus Center
Nonprofit hopes to help with housing for ex-cons in Grand Forks
Patients: Medical marijuana effectively treats pain, post-traumatic stress
Marilyn Hagerty: This year's parade will be special
Looking to catch Minnesota's fall colors? Here's your interactive guide
ND insurance commissioner cautions about short-term insurance plans
Browns break 19-game winless streak at their stadium
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Preseason all about prep for Dubnyk
Senior QB will never forget breaking longtime Central Cass record held for 50 years
Beth Ann Tjon Wosick
Jay R. Bruce
Randall "Randy" Awes
James J. Thiery
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
OUTDOORS REPORT: Fall fishing patterns are beginning to emerge; autumn colors are becoming more apparent
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
Benny Huebner youth deer season buck
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: Fall hunting preview highlights habitat partnerships
Mayor Mike Brown: A great week in ND's 'best college town'
Our view: Put on a green shirt and enjoy a unique week
Commentary: If marijuana legalization has been so bad for other states, why have so many of them done it?
Letter: Sacrifice means putting lives on the line
Letter: Sacrifice comes in all shapes, sizes
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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
North Dakota nurse staffing agency settles federal wage lawsuit
MANDAN, N.D.—A nurse staffing agency settled disputes over wages with more than 100 nurses. Employees of Mandan-based Dakota Travel Nurse...
July 27, 2018 - 5:29pm
July 16, 2018
North Dakota state wages up for first time in three years
BISMARCK—With oil activity on the rise, wages are up in North Dakota following two years of decline. Statistics released by North Dakota Job Service show wages in the state increased 3 percent over 2016 levels, averaging $50,313 statewide in 2017, though not overtaking 2014...
July 16, 2018 - 8:58pm
July 14, 2018
Minnesota's prevailing-wage laws a 'win-win-win,' researcher says; critics call for changes
ST. PAUL—Are Minnesota's rules setting pay on state-funded public construction projects a boost for skilled labor or a barrier for workers...
July 14, 2018 - 9:19am
May 5, 2018
Letter: Gender gap still exists in workplace
To the editor, In North Dakota, women earn 71 cents to every dollar a man earns. Over a year, that is a $15,000 difference. The Chicago Tribune states, "For the first time, women are half of the educated labor force, earn the majority of advanced degrees, but the higher they go, the...
May 5, 2018 - 8:51am
March 27, 2018
Oil industry's pervasive female pay gap even worse among explorers
A top female earner for a major integrated oil company is a rarity, but among the smaller explorers and producers it's even more of an anomaly....
March 27, 2018 - 9:20am
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
February 12, 2018
Commentary: Does North Dakota need a minimum wage hike to $15 per hour?
Over the weekend we got news that a group of citizens is preparing a ballot measure that would increase North Dakota’s minimum wage to $15.00...
February 12, 2018 - 11:00am
September 25, 2017
Target raises minimum hourly wage to $11, pledges $15 by end of 2020
CHICAGO - Target Corp said on Monday, Sept. 25, it would increase its minimum hourly wage this year by a dollar to $11, vowing to raise this...
September 25, 2017 - 8:51am
August 28, 2017
Wages down for a second straight year in North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D.—Last year marked the second year of wage declines in North Dakota. Total wages were down another 8 percent in 2016 after a 2 percent decline in 2015, the first time since, at least, 1990. Average annual wage was also down again, by 3.6 percent, statewide, to $48,891....
August 28, 2017 - 4:58pm
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
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
June 9, 2016
North Dakota wages down for first time in a decade
BISMARCK -- The average annual wage in North Dakota fell for the first time in a decade and the total annual wage fell for the first time...
June 9, 2016 - 8:45pm
November 10, 2015
Protesters rally for higher U.S. fast food wages, union rights
Thousands of protesters took to the streets across the U.S. on Tuesday to demand a $15-an-hour minimum wage and union rights for fast food workers, a campaign intended to attract support from national political candidates ahead of the 2016 elections.
November 10, 2015 - 8:30pm
October 31, 2015
When can you skip the tip?
It’s a simple, ingrained transaction for most Americans: You eat a meal at a restaurant, then you pay your bill, adding an extra percentage...
October 31, 2015 - 5:45pm