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September 14, 2017
The plains of North Dakota are seen from an aircraft about 45 miles from the North Dakota and Canada border. (Bridget Bennett/The New York Times)
Think rural areas are falling behind? Think again.
September 14, 2017 - 11:39am
September 12, 2017
Derek Mathis, 23, of Hazelwood, Pennsylvania. Median household income in America was $59,039 last year, surpassing the previous high of $58,655 set in 1999.  Jeff Swensen for The Washington Post.
Middle-class income hit highest level on record in 2016, Census Bureau reports
September 12, 2017 - 3:37pm
August 31, 2017
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Tax Director Karol Two Bears, middle, talks to members of the newly formed Tribal Taxation Issues Committee at the state Capitol in Bismarck on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017. Next to Two Bears is Chad Harrison, a Standing Rock Tribal Councilman and Tracey Zephier, an attorney for the tribe. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
State, tribal leaders come together on tax issues
August 31, 2017 - 7:02pm
File photo of a tractor in the field on the Ron Mattson farm northeast of Hawley. Dave Wallis / The Forum
First farm-income gain in four years signals hope of bottom
August 31, 2017 - 11:45am
August 28, 2017
Wages down for a second straight year in North Dakota
August 28, 2017 - 4:58pm
July 13, 2017
Special to The Forum
Shopping habits are hurting American jobs, especially today
July 13, 2017 - 8:55am
June 29, 2017
A customer inspects a new iPhone 7 plus smartphone inside the Apple Covent Garden store in London on Sept. 16, 2016. Bloomberg photo by Chris Ratcliffe.
The app economy is about to explode
June 29, 2017 - 11:08am
June 26, 2017
Wheat stalks stand at a farm near Drysdale, Australia.  Bloomberg photo by Carla Gottgens.
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
June 26, 2017 - 2:59pm
June 12, 2017
If farmers never upgraded equipment, this is what agriculture still would look like. National Archives photo, circa 1939.
Quit hoping for farmers to fail
June 12, 2017 - 6:00am
June 5, 2017
Financial website: North Dakota has 10th-worst economy in the country
June 5, 2017 - 5:26pm
May 26, 2017
Recession or recovery? Economists say ND may be at turning point
May 26, 2017 - 11:28pm
May 21, 2017
Six KC-135 tankers are currently being held at at the Grand Forks Air Force base until weather is better in Kansas.(Joshua Komer / Forum News Service)
Grand Forks leaders prepare for potential Air Force realignment study
May 21, 2017 - 9:00am
May 1, 2017
Photo via Wikimedia Commons
Bank of ND touts another year of record profits
May 1, 2017 - 5:37pm
April 11, 2017
A mountain of grain sits in a storage pile, as midwestern grain farmers and merchants struggle to find storage space after three years of record harvests, near Minburn, Iowa, U.S., March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Scott Morgan
Global surplus leads to grain piled on runways, parking lots and fields
April 11, 2017 - 8:22am
April 7, 2017
Job growth slows as U.S. unemployment rate drops to 4.5 percent
April 7, 2017 - 8:07am