Andrew Weeks

Andrew Weeks

Andrew Weeks is an award-winning journalist who has reported for a number of newspapers and magazines. He currently is the editor of Prairie Business, the premier business magazine of the northern plains. The magazine covers various industries and business topics in the Dakotas and western Minnesota.

Weeks also has spent time in radio, having once hosted his own talk show with an ESPN affiliate and was a digital reporter for a radio conglomerate. He has won a number of awards for his reporting, including from the Associated Press and the Society of Professional Journalists.

A western states guy, he moved to the upper Midwest in 2019 when he joined Forum Communications. When not reporting, he likes to spend time in the outdoors.

Readers may contact him at 701-780-1276 or

Prairie Business editor's note for November 2022.
The $4 million, 26,337 square-foot training center will be a boon to Bismarck State College’s lineworker program and the electric cooperative workforce, while the renovated headquarters is a much-needed upgrade for the original structure that was built decades ago.
Previously owned by Bethany Berkeley, the new owners are Melissa Marshall and Sarah West.
The company has had an office in Grand Forks for several years, but a company rep says the new location at 801 42st Street is a nicer setting for the small staff who will use the office.
The average gas price on Tuesday in North Dakota was $3.63 a gallon – about 14 cents below the national average of $3.77.
A message from the editor of Prairie Business for October 2022.
A Bismarck State College student follows in her mother’s footsteps by pursuing a career as a broadcast journalist.
In total, 74 award winners were recognized. Nine were named as Leaders & Legacies.
Garth Rydland and Steve Burian received Leaders & Legacies recognition, while a number of others from Grand Forks were among the honorees in the 40-under-40 and Top 25 Women in Business categories.
Prairie Business editor's note for September 2022.