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SEC: Investors lost $62 million on bogus Bakken housing
Woman who donated kidney to brother files restraining order against him
ND Legislature looks ahead to studies as special session decision looms
Woman pleads guilty to meth charges
UND nickname committee set to sift through submissions prior to public vote
crime and courts
nation and world
Minn. mining company files for bankruptcy
EOG Resources to resume fracking if oil hits $65 a barrel
Refinery ramps up: Dakota Prairie Refining begins producing fuel from Bakken crude oil
Bloomberg: Trader Andy Hall says oil prices reached turning point
Businesses move past chaos: As oil prices stay low, Dickinson stores begin feeling slowdown’s effect
Brain health: What can you do to keep your thinker healthy?
Journeying the Narrow Path
Patrick Hope: The biggest sleep
On Star Wars day, a cereal tribute that is here to stay
All is ‘write’ with Helma: 99 year old discovers writing, poetry talent and other ways to grow
Rebel keeps rolling: Richardton-Taylor senior sets another PR, Titans nab 2 new qualifiers
Minot Ryan take two from Dickinson
DSU track and field sweeps weekly honors
Minnesota bids to host 2020 championship
Midgets beat Demons for first West Region win
Holten: Be adept at word art
Jacobs: Oil anxiety became theme of legislative session
Other Views: Bipartisan bill blocks EPA’s ‘waters’ overreach
Brock: Oil Patch changing, but oil industry will still be here
Zaleski: Legislature got a lot done, but ...
Britt W. Owens
Donald J. "Don" Kostelecky
Carole Elizabeth Weyer
Frank Titus Benson
July 12, 2014
Wells Fargo’s focus on energy show growth strategy
NEW YORK — Wells Fargo & Co is angling to cash in on the U.S. energy boom, as the fourth-largest U.S. bank looks for new avenues of revenue growth to overcome a slump in mortgage lending, its traditional driver of profits. The bank is increasingly looking for lending, investment...
Energy / Bakken
July 12, 2014 - 12:02am
April 23, 2014
Fake bills still out there: Reports of counterfeits are down, but authorities warn merchants to stay alert
Counterfeit bills in the Dickinson area are down from a spike earlier this year, but they’re far from out, say authorities. After seeing an increase in fake $20 and $100 bills over the past few months, Dickinson Police Department Detective Terry Oestreich said reports of counterfeit...
news / crime and courts
April 23, 2014 - 10:47pm
November 6, 2013
Letter to the Editor: Two great community banks are joining together
Choice Financial is excited to announce that pending regulatory approval we are acquiring Great Plains National Bank through an ownership agreement jointly approved by the board of directors of both banks. The joining together of two great community banks will result in more locations...
opinion / letters
November 6, 2013 - 4:01pm
November 2, 2013
Choice Financial to acquire banks in southwest ND cities
GRAND FORKS — Choice Financial is acquiring a bank with five locations in southeast and western North Dakota, a move that will increase its assets by almost $200 million. Choice submitted an application to the Federal Reserve this week to purchase Great Plains National Bank, headquartered...
news / local
November 2, 2013 - 8:53pm
August 24, 2013
Bakken banks booming more than counterparts
A new report shows what most already know: banks are booming along with oil.
Bakken / Energy / news / north dakota
August 24, 2013 - 12:00am
July 30, 2013
Bank of the West hires 2, promotes 1
The Dickinson branch of Bank of the West has made some changes and additions to its staff, according to a press release. Natalie Hall was hired as the assistant customer service manager. Hall comes from Utah where she earned an associate degree in general studies from Dixie State...
local / news
July 30, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
Bank of ND bringing together smaller lenders for Bakken projects
MINOT -- Investors and developers interested in helping solve North Dakota's housing shortage often run into a common problem: how to finance multi-million dollar projects. Community banks in the state don't have the ability to finance deals of that magnitude, national lenders don't...
Bakken / Energy / news / oil
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
November 25, 2012
ND's banking boom: Oil Patch banks scrambling as deposits outpace lending
FARGO -- Lakeside State Bank's origins trace back to a three-bedroom home with an attached vault in newly organized New Town on the shore of...
Bakken / news / oil
November 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 19, 2009
Flood threat remains
Dickinson residents prepared for the worst as ice jams and snowmelt caused river waters in the area to continue to spill over their banks Thursday. Several...
March 19, 2009 - 11:14pm