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Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
'We have lost all what money can buy': Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica
In UN speech, Trump calls Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man' and threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea'
Art that is skin deep: Tattoo expo paints legendary portrait of ND
Twitter suspends 300,000 accounts tied to terrorism in 2017
crime and courts
nation and world
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Press to adapt new business brief policy
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
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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
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
A family of veterans
Change of venue for campfire
Yankees closer comes in to shut down Twins in tight game
Defensive dilemmas:Blue Hawks use bye week to make improvements
Dickinson High swimming and diving 10th at UND meet
Dickinson High cross country teams place 7th in Bismarck
Dickinson State women’s golf 4th at Jamestown
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Jacobs: Incumbency matters in ND, but it's no guarantee for reelection
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
Port: Poll show more North Dakotans want to see Senator Heitkamp replaced than re-elected
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Mike R. Messer
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
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Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
'Smokey and the Bandit' charm fades as truck driver hiring lags
It's been 30 years since Burt Reynolds starred in "Smokey and the Bandit" and made driving a rig on the open highway seem like a cool way to...
August 19, 2017 - 8:38am
April 4, 2017
Experts say Bakken is set for a comeback
MOORHEAD—The Bakken is on its way back. That was upshot from two experts on North Dakota's Oil Patch who spoke at an "Eggs & Issues" breakfast...
April 4, 2017 - 4:19pm
March 22, 2017
ND Oil Patch sees high demand for workers
WILLISTON, N.D. — Human resources manager Judy Billehus had goosebumps as job-seekers filled a Williston job fair Wednesday, March 22....
March 22, 2017 - 7:02pm
February 1, 2017
Port: The gender wage gap has far less to do with discrimination than you think
“North Dakota has the fifth largest wage gap in the country with women making an average of 71 cents for every dollar a man makes, with an...
February 1, 2017 - 11:29am
October 25, 2016
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
A lobbying group representing older Americans sued the Obama administration on Monday, Oct. 24, claiming regulations for programs designed to rein in employee health care costs will subject workers to invasions of their medical privacy. Rules released in May by the U.S. Equal Employment...
October 25, 2016 - 10:48am
March 7, 2016
After cutting staff and closing offices, Job Service gets additional money to hire temps
BISMARCK – Two months after cutting 60 jobs and closing seven offices to cover a $4.1 million budget shortfall, Job Service North Dakota has received extra federal dollars to hire temporary staff to help deal with unemployment insurance claims that continue to roll in at record...
March 7, 2016 - 7:48pm
March 27, 2015
Growth slows in Bismarck-Mandan, but workers still needed
BISMARCK - Bismarck-Mandan business owners expect slower growth in 2015 but still struggle finding workers to meet current demand. Of 225 respondents to the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce's third annual Economic Outlook Survey, those that thought the local economy would remain...
March 27, 2015 - 6:22pm
North Dakota loses 800 jobs in December: Employment grew 5.4 percent over the year
GRAND FORKS - North Dakota lost 800 jobs in December, according to preliminary numbers released Tuesday by the North Dakota Job Service. But statewide employment grew by 24,500 since December 2013, a 5.4 percent increase. Construction, a seasonal industry, lost 800 positions...
January 27, 2015 - 4:39pm
Jobs up in North Dakota: 22,000 added in April; about 5 percent growth from last year
Maybe New Yorkers should heed President Obama’s advice to move to North Dakota after all. The Peace Garden State saw a 5.1 percent growth...
May 27, 2014 - 11:13pm
April 17, 2014
Supply and demand: In a booming economy, businesses compete for potential employees
“Help wanted” signs have become almost as ubiquitous as pickup trucks and oil rigs in booming Dickinson, with everyone from Menards to McDonald’s...
April 17, 2014 - 9:55pm
March 28, 2014
Help wanted: City of Dickinson has several open positions in its departments
Just like other agencies and businesses, the city of Dickinson has put up its help wanted sign. The city has tried to fill several positions...
March 28, 2014 - 11:19pm
March 8, 2014
UND opposes air traffic control decision: FAA ending preference for college grads
GRAND FORKS — The Federal Aviation Administration has leveled the playing field for anyone wanting to work as an air traffic controller. But is that a good thing? Instead of giving preferential treatment to people with degrees in the field, as of February, anyone can be considered...
March 8, 2014 - 10:06pm
January 28, 2014
MBI Energy Services combs Fargo area to fill high-paying trucking jobs
FARGO – If you’re the sort who can wrap a truck tire with 70 pounds of chain, by yourself, at night, in a snowstorm, then MBI Energy Services...
January 28, 2014 - 6:02pm
January 16, 2014
Good help wanted: Dickinson Public to add classrooms, teachers as it continues to grow
In order to accommodate growth within its district, Dickinson Public Schools is planning to add at least five more teaching positions and is...
January 16, 2014 - 11:22pm
November 8, 2013
Cramer visits Dickinson BLM office
North Dakota Rep. Kevin Cramer stopped by the Bureau of Land Management’s North Dakota field office in Dickinson as part of a trip around western North Dakota on Friday. At the BLM office, Cramer had an informal discussion with about 20 employees who brought up issues like employee...
November 8, 2013 - 6:53pm