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Middle school land purchased: NDSU Extension sells 30 acres northwest of city for $1.35M
$1.1B ‘surge’ funding bill for western N.D. passes Senate
Alexander teens identified as crash victims
Bill introduced to split oil and gas industry from promotional duties
7 apply for higher ed board opening
Where do the rigs go? Oil companies look to store massive equipment
Ness: Eminent domain may be needed to reduce flaring
North Dakota drops more rigs
Keystone XL bill passes in Senate, faces Obama veto
Conoco, Oxy slash 2015 budgets amid crude price collapse
Letter: Teachers should speak up against Common Core
Letter: It’s time to update wage discrimination laws
Letter: Ross was the best VSO in decades
Shaw: Raise North Dakota tax on cigarettes
Letter: Improve outdoor heritage for the future
‘Welcome to Leith’ gets Sundance premiere: Film about town’s fight against white supremacists packs film festival theaters
Monke: Movies for guys to watch … for free
Faulx: Where to watch some of this year’s Oscar nominees
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’
Eric Church to play Grand Forks
Steven Earl Parker
Esther J. Korth
Herbert "Herb" Carlson
New paint jobs for Sherwin-Williams: ‘The better finish’ store moves to north Dickinson
Patrick Hope: A Link to the Past: The Hub
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Who’s driving the Mystery Machine?
Hull: Shine your light!
Dickinson tops St. Mary's: Midgets cap 6-game stretch with 5-1 record, West Region win over Saints
Linster nets 26 points as DHS defeats Saints
Bridgewater wants AP back next season
Little love lost for ex-star at Minnesota
Omaha edges UND with overtime goal
April 12, 2014
Mind your businesses: Vendors meet old, new customers at home show
Robyn Rebel wants to make sure her business stays fresh in the minds of long-time customers. But, she also wants to take advantage of the population boom the Dickinson area is experiencing. Rebel, the owner of Taylor Nursery, worked a booth Saturday during the Dickinson Area Builders...
news / local
April 12, 2014 - 10:56pm
April 7, 2014
Dream comes true for local stylist
Starting the day with good hair makes everything else fall into place. It’s something that Salon 21 by Sara owner Sara Fitzsimmons hopes to help clients with, not only after they step out of the beauty parlor, but every day. “Coming here, it’s a beautiful place, so you feel...
April 7, 2014 - 11:56am
April 1, 2014
Test of Walmart’s ‘Savings Catcher’ an eye-opener
Walmart is testing a new grocery savings program in the Twin Cities. Last week I tried it. There were some surprises. Walmart boasts that its “Savings Catcher” is an easy way for shoppers to save money. You can shop at Walmart and enter your receipt code online. If a rival...
April 1, 2014 - 11:18am
March 31, 2014
Downtown dream: Celebrations ‘n Crafts art gallery and supply store open Thursday in Dickinson
Separately, Amanda Galster and Josh Hardin have always wanted to open their own business. Their dream will officially come true together on Thursday when they open the doors of Celebration ‘n’ Crafts in downtown Dickinson. The gallery and store will feature the work of local...
March 31, 2014 - 9:55pm
March 27, 2014
DSU Strom Center hosts small business experts
Small business owners had a chance to learn about how the Affordable Care Act affects small businesses, how to navigate the Internal Revenue Service website and explore funding and loan options at a roundtable discussion at the Dickinson State University Strom Center on Thursday morning...
news / local
March 27, 2014 - 8:57pm
ND first in growth of women-owned firms
FARGO — North Dakota ranks first for growth in number and economic clout of women-owned businesses in a new census-based report. North Dakota has an estimated 20,700 women-owned firms that employ 21,300 workers and have more than $3.2 million in sales, according to the fourth...
news / north dakota
March 27, 2014 - 4:32pm
March 25, 2014
A new start: Wells Fargo opens new branch in Dickinson
Wells Fargo in Dickinson offers its customers the best of both worlds. It’s a large corporate bank with ATMs and branches all over the country, meaning customers can find a branch with helpful staff wherever they may travel. It is also a hometown bank, with those same friendly...
March 25, 2014 - 11:19am
March 18, 2014
Grand Forks becoming less of a good deal for Canadians: Northern neighbors still shopping in ND, but their currency buys less
GRAND FORKS — Chuck Tanner was doing a bit of dashboard accounting in the parking lot of the Target store in Grand forks Tuesday afternoon. The Winnipeg, Manitoba, resident was shopping with his wife, and calculating how much they could spend without hitting the duty-free limit...
March 18, 2014 - 11:51pm
March 17, 2014
Equipment supplier Bierschbach opens 5th location in booming Dickinson
Oil brings people, people need houses, houses need construction, and that’s where Bierschbach Equipment and Supply comes in. The Sioux Falls, S.D.,-based construction equipment rental company recently opened its fifth location in Dickinson. “It just seemed like the next logical...
March 17, 2014 - 6:44pm
Blue Cross hires Matthiesen in the Dickinson office Jessie Matthiesen has been named marketing specialist in the Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota service office in Dickinson. Her primary responsibilities include assisting and supporting the manager and benefit consultants with...
March 17, 2014 - 6:40pm
Better know your leaders: Jay Elkin
You’re the only Stark County commissioner that doesn’t have a Dickinson address. How does living in Taylor differ your perspective from the other commissioners? I don’t believe that living in Taylor gives me a different perspective from the other commissioners. The reason being...
March 17, 2014 - 6:39pm
March 11, 2014
U.S. investors closely monitoring Pimco after internal strife
NEW YORK - Several U.S. institutional investors said they are closely monitoring the developments at Pimco, the world's largest bond firm, in the wake of Mohamed El-Erian's abrupt resignation as CEO and ensuing acrimony between him and co-founder Bill Gross. The investors, including...
March 11, 2014 - 10:24am
March 10, 2014
Simply beautiful: Floral shop ready to help customers celebrate each other with gifts from the heart
Flowers can mean a lot. They can bring comfort and joy, can mean love and caring, and are an overall way to say, “I’m thinking of you.” Which is why Robin Becker and Beth Decker, along with their staff, put so much care into the work they do at Simply Flowers and Gifts in west...
news / local
March 10, 2014 - 7:33pm
March 8, 2014
More companies finding employee engagement leads to business success
FARGO — Kristen Burbank worked in the financial industry for nine years. The 32-year-old lived in Minneapolis with a corporate job that paid well. But she gave it up to spend more time with her daughter and teach yoga. “The company was good, and I really believed in their mission,”...
news / north dakota
March 8, 2014 - 9:58pm
Where the wealth goes: High-end businesses benefit from new ND millionaires
FARGO — Some businesses that cater to the wealthy are feeling a flush of success, thanks in part to North Dakota’s new millionaires. A recent report found North Dakota has one of the fastest growing rates of millionaires in the U.S., largely due to oil production and a continued...
news / local
March 8, 2014 - 7:50pm