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Byron Dorgan reflected on his 30 years in Congress, and highlighted the economic growth of the Grand Forks community in a speech Thursday at the Alerus Center. Dorgan, who represented North Dakota in the House then Senate as a Democrat before announcing his retirement in 2010, was the keynote speaker for the Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corp.’s annual meeting and social.
Former U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan participated in a grand opening ceremony for a wellness center bearing his name in Belcourt, N.D., Wednesday. The Byron Dorgan Youth Wellness Center opened last...
Minnesota Power said Wednesday that it has applied for permits to build power lines on one of two routes through Roseau and Lake of the Woods counties. “Obviously, with these...
North Dakota has the lowest unemployment rate in the nation at 2.6 percent. There were 23,000 online job openings in March, according to the Job Service North Dakota, and only 11,000 active resumes.
North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple said Tuesday he hadn’t made a decision on whether to call a special session to address infrastructure needs in western North Dakota.
A wind-turbine blade maker with a factory in Grand Forks reported decreased revenues in its 2013 financial report released Friday. LM Wind Power, which is based in Denmark, reported revenue...
The largest railroad company serving North Dakota will devote unit trains and assign crews to quickly deliver fertilizer for the spring planting season, Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., said Monday morning.
After the pomp and circumstance of last year’s event announcing North Dakota had been designated one of national six test sites for unmanned aerial systems, the real work is set to begin.
Documents obtained by the Herald this week detail communications between UND and Bremer Bank in the months leading up to the university’s purchase of a struggling research facility.
A national debate over raising the minimum wage turned into a local one this week, when Minnesota lawmakers announced plans to increase the state’s minimum wage to one of the highest in the country.