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'Something's wrong': Disappearance of pregnant Fargo woman still a mystery
Drought justifies insurance case, Hoeven says
'Royal' treatment: Dickinson spar with apartment owner continues
'We get our family involved': Massachusetts transplant plants North Dakotan roots
UND Foundation sees $40M in donations for fiscal year
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Dickinson Expo -- a day of shopping and fun
CHI St. Alexius Health Auxiliary to start new year
Storytelling -- an ageless art
Gardening by community
Helpers in the hospital
Cavs trade G Irving to Celtics for G Thomas, other assets
Jon Jones failed drug test before UFC 214, stripped of title
SANSEVERE: Matt Birk believes football is getting a bad rap
Illness keeps Kepler out of Twins' lineup
Vikings rookies look like a class act this year
Port: Whoa: Dakota Access Pipeline owners file racketeering lawsuit against #NoDAPL activists
Keillor: Never been here before
Port: North Dakota needs fewer elected offices
ND Republicans raise crop of candidates
Port: North Dakota Democrats face fraction as upstart progressives want a split
Daryl Viggo Anderson
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
November 25, 2016
This Christmas, have a game plan to be merry without going broke
FARGO — Santa makes his list and checks it twice. That's also a good financial strategy to avoid spending too much on Black Friday and...
November 25, 2016 - 6:01am
November 24, 2016
Downtown Dickinson will host Plaid Friday and Small Business Saturday this weekend
Downtown Dickinson is gearing up for a busy weekend as local store owners celebrate the city's first Plaid Friday followed by Small Business...
November 24, 2016 - 8:32pm
November 19, 2016
Black Friday Shopping a three-day event at Prairie Hills Mall
Businesses in Dickinson are gearing up for a bustle of shoppers trying to snag good deals on Black Friday. Prairie Hills Mall will have some...
November 19, 2016 - 5:44pm
December 26, 2015
Omdahl: Their Black Friday becomes our Red 2016
GRAND FORKS -- The day of reckoning for Black Friday has arrived and the credit card people want their money. Now we’re in trouble for buying...
December 26, 2015 - 9:03pm
November 28, 2015
After a year of plenty, Dickinson’s independent retail businesses prepare for more normal year-end sales
Holidays can make or break the profit margins of small retail businesses. In Dickinson, the time carries even greater meaning for relatively...
November 28, 2015 - 8:39pm
November 26, 2015
For a limited time only: Dickinson welcomes Black Friday with open arms and bags
Mark Kerr, the general manager of Menards, said Wednesday that he was confident in how his store has and will handle the expected Black Friday...
November 26, 2015 - 11:15pm
November 10, 2015
Best Buy’s latest Black Friday all-nighter plan includes discounts
RICHFIELD, Minn. -- Best Buy on Tuesday announced details of its Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday shopping promotions, or “doorbusters,” including discounts on computers and televisions. The Richfield-based retail giant said doors will open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving...
News/Nation and World
November 10, 2015 - 11:29pm
January 6, 2015
Omdahl: Black Friday now turns into Red January
That headache we are feeling as we see the mailperson dropping off bulging letters from credit card companies is called “doorbuster hangover.” The retailer’s Black Friday now becomes red January because we overdid it. All of the big-lending folks are after us — Visa, MasterCard,...
January 6, 2015 - 11:49pm
November 28, 2014
Just another Black Friday: Stores take ‘all-hands-on-deck’ approach anticipating deal hunters
Customers flooded Dickinson stores Thursday night and throughout the day Friday, hunting for deals and officially kicking off the holiday shopping...
November 28, 2014 - 10:52pm
November 30, 2013
Dickinson’s downtown comes up big on Small Business Saturday
With the blanket advertising and door-busting deals offered by major retail chain stores during Black Friday week, local businesses can get lost in the shuffle. During Small Business Saturday — a concept created by American Express four years ago — several Dickinson merchants...
November 30, 2013 - 8:54pm
Monke: Love it or hate it, Black Friday brings ’em out
On Thanksgiving night — or Gray Thursday, if you want to call it that — crowds of shoppers gathered inside of Walmart awaiting the proverbial...
November 30, 2013 - 1:30pm
November 29, 2013
Shoplifter hits Menards worker with car, police say
GRAND FORKS — A Black Friday shoplifter didn’t get quite the deal she wanted at the Grand Forks Menards, but she did hit a store employee with her car as she left the parking lot, according to police. Instead of making off with her haul, the suspect abandoned her cart and ...
November 29, 2013 - 7:59pm
Dickinson police: Black Friday shopping mostly uneventful
Though Dickinson Police Department Capt. Dave Wilkie said no law enforcement calls came in from retailers during the prime Black Friday hours Thursday night and into Friday morning, though one individual did return to his vehicle to find his merchandise stolen. Just after 5 a.m....
November 29, 2013 - 5:27pm
Black Friday busy for plumbers too
FARGO — Retailers aren’t the only ones gearing up for booming business on Black Friday. While stores ring up throngs of customers eager to get deeply discounted sale items, plumbers, too, have a busy day keeping up with calls for help clearing out clogged kitchen sinks or plugged...
November 29, 2013 - 3:49pm
November 28, 2013
Psychology has a say in Black Friday sales
FARGO — Poonam Oatis felt a mild adrenaline rush when she queued up for a deal on a chilly Thursday afternoon while less ardent shoppers were...
November 28, 2013 - 8:12pm