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September 29, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr.
St. Thomas farmer McMartin discloses financials
September 29, 2017 - 11:17pm
August 14, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., president of McM Inc., a sprawling high-value specialty crop farm based at St. Thomas, N.D., says he has no plans of quitting farming, despite false rumors. He's endured rumors of financial collapse and even that he'd committed suicide. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016, near St. Thomas, N.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Trevor Peterson)
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
August 14, 2017 - 4:26pm
July 10, 2017
Courtesy / Pioneer Press
Former Twins SP Livan Hernandez files for bankruptcy
July 10, 2017 - 5:39pm
May 8, 2017
Kenny Johnson and his cousin, Al Johnson, have started Elkhorn Farms, a 20,000-acre farming venture based in an old bank building in the business district of  Walhalla, N.D. Mikkel Pates/ Forum News Serviceplay button
Meet Elkhorn Farms: Landlords formed it to farm 20K acres from McM Inc.
May 8, 2017 - 6:37am
April 10, 2017
Susan Bala, with her attorney Mark Beauchene on July 14, 2005, comments to the media about her sentence of 27 months for her part in the Racing Services Inc. scandal at the Federal Courthouse in Fargo. Forum News Service file photo.
North Dakota Senate votes to set aside $15.2 million for Bala case
April 10, 2017 - 3:39pm
April 3, 2017
Gordmans will stay open in Grand Forks, three other ND cities
April 3, 2017 - 7:26pm
An early view of the Gordmans store in Fargo, 5100 14th Ave. S., which opened in March 2001. Special to Forum News Service
Gordmans will stay open in four ND cities, close in five Minn. locations
April 3, 2017 - 5:31pm
March 17, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., of Grand Forks, N.D., and his lawyer Jon Brakke, Fargo, emerge from the federal courthouse in Grand Forks on Thursday, March 16, 2017. McM, Inc., McMartin's 39,000-acre farm based in St. Thomas, N.D., filed for Chapter 7 liquidation on Feb. 10 in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Fargo. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Creditors in farm bankruptcy case meet to question McM owner
March 17, 2017 - 2:47pm
March 10, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., president of McM Inc., a sprawling high-value specialty crop farm based at St. Thomas, N.D., says he has no plans of quitting farming, despite false rumors. He's endured rumors of financial collapse and even that he'd committed suicide. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016, near St. Thomas, N.D. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Serviceplay button
McM lists $49.7 million in debts, $10.3 million in assets as it files bankruptcy
March 10, 2017 - 9:17pm
March 6, 2017
Report: Department-store chain Gordmans prepares to file for bankruptcy
March 6, 2017 - 3:09pm
David Saxowsky is an associate professor in the North Dakota State University's Agribusiness and Applied Economics Department. Photo taken Feb. 21, 2017, in Fargo. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Trevor Peterson)
Ag bankruptcy primer
March 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 1, 2017
As seen in 2009, Margaret Wambach inventories a selection of jeans at the Vanity warehouse in north Fargo. Forum file photo
Fargo-based clothing retailer Vanity files for bankruptcy protection
March 1, 2017 - 1:56pm
February 27, 2017
Kevin Pifer is president and chief executive officer of Pifer's Auction & Realty in Moorhead, Minn. The company operates from Wisconsin through North Dakota, and sells and manages farmland. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Serviceplay button
Will McM's Chapter 7 affect land values, markets?
February 27, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 15, 2017
Ron McMartin Jr., president of McM Inc., a sprawling high-value specialty crop farm based in St. Thomas, N.D. Photo taken Oct. 10, 2016. Trevor Peterson / Forum News Serviceplay button
North Dakota farm giant McM files for bankruptcy
February 15, 2017 - 1:05pm
February 10, 2017
Gander Mountain is Fargo is seen in this Forum News Service file photo.
Gander Mountain preparing to file for bankruptcy this month
February 10, 2017 - 3:20pm