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Fire collapses portion of interstate highway in Atlanta
Fairgrounds on track to open for rodeo season
Heitkamp says she’ll vote for Trump’s Supreme Court pick
Perdue approved by Senate Ag Committee
Senate approves ND criminal justice reform, hopes to reduce prison costs, reoffenders
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Enjoy pizza, meet storybook characters; proceeds going toward Imagination Library
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
More local vendors added to Target Field fare
Twins to break camp without ByungHo Park
With a shiner on his eye, Parise joins Wild for morning skate
Twins LHP Mejia named No. 5 starter
'Wentz Bros Outdoors' provides fascinating insight into Eagles QB's hunting passion
Port: Senator John Hoeven says Congress didn’t do anything to change your internet privacy
McFeely: 'It's a sad day for everybody': UND athletic director Brian Faison says during WDAY radio interview
Port: The UND’s women’s hockey program lost $1.9 million in 2016
Port: 'This will ultimately enhance your privacy' Congressman Cramer says of controversial internet bill
Port: Planned Parenthood's fake news and Burgum's first veto
Paul E. Paulson
Frances Ann Roll
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
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
Perfecting 'Players': Restaurant manager on delicious mission
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
February 23, 2016
Federal Reserve balks at Moody’s declaration of ND in recesssion
BISMARCK -- Moody’s Analytics has declared North Dakota in recession, but Minneapolis Federal Reserve officials aren’t taking predictions that far. “I think our forecast for North Dakota is for moderate growth over the coming year, but I don’t think the outlook right now is...
February 23, 2016 - 6:15pm
January 26, 2016
North Dakota unemployment rate steady, but claims rise
BISMARCK -- North Dakota's unemployment rate remained the lowest in the nation in December, but its labor force shrank slightly over the past year. The state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in December was 2.7 percent, compared with 2.8 percent in December 2014. The nation...
January 26, 2016 - 12:43pm
January 4, 2016
Sanford launches sonography program to meet demands of new Fargo hospital
FARGO, N.D. – Sanford Health is launching a sonography program in February to meet the growing demand for ultrasound specialists. The first...
January 4, 2016 - 11:53am
December 2, 2015
ADP: U.S. private sector adds 217,000 jobs in November
NEW YORK -- U.S. private employers added 217,000 jobs in November, above expectations and the most since June, signaling job growth is likely strong enough to support the first Federal Reserve interest rate hike in nearly a decade when policymakers meet later this month, a report...
News/Nation and World
December 2, 2015 - 11:59am
October 27, 2015
Letter: Impact North Dakota jobs had on nation is no joke
Anyone who caught the HBO skit on North Dakota could have found humor in the simplistic, slapstick one-liners, but the overall messaging is not funny. I guess I avoided watching it for a couple weeks because as a North Dakota native, I’ve nearly heard it all when it comes to our...
October 27, 2015 - 5:21pm
September 4, 2015
U.S. job growth slows, unemployment rate falls to 5.1 percent
WASHINGTON -- U.S. payrolls rose less than expected in August, but a drop in the unemployment rate to a near 7-1/2-year low of 5.1 percent and an acceleration in wages kept alive prospects of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike later this month. Nonfarm payrolls increased 173,000...
News/Nation and World
September 4, 2015 - 10:30am
July 15, 2015
Students see how technology opens new ag careers
BISMARCK — Morgan Krizan slowly maneuvered through an empty parking lot at Bismarck State College, tapping several buttons on a GPS monitor...
July 15, 2015 - 11:02pm
June 12, 2015
The summer job: Dickinson is open for teens searching for seasonal work
Lindsey Woolery, a 17-year-old incoming senior at South Heart School, started cashiering at Family Fare nearly two years ago and has been there...
June 12, 2015 - 10:57pm
May 25, 2015
Ag businesses fail to fill jobs
BISMARCK — Despite increased enrollment in agriculture-related studies, job demand outweighs the number of graduates, with the industry expecting...
May 25, 2015 - 10:04pm
May 18, 2015
Expendable industry: Oilfield service companies, workers deal with layoffs in wake of low oil prices
A few weeks ago, a man walked into Command Center, a temporary labor and staffing service in downtown Dickinson, and said he needed a job after...
May 18, 2015 - 3:02pm
April 20, 2015
DSU’s high graduate placement earns No. 2 ranking on website
A college resource website recently named Dickinson State as the second-best school in the nation in terms of job placement. DSU has maintained...
April 20, 2015 - 12:09pm
April 18, 2015
Portion of US workforce holding multiple jobs declines
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Depending on the time or day, Said Mohamed can be seen either working in the kitchen of Sanders 1907, baking bread at Amazing Grains or slinging coffee at Urban Stampede. Mohamed, a 21-year-old Grand Forks resident who was born in Ethiopia, estimates he works...
News/Nation and World
April 18, 2015 - 1:00am
April 9, 2015
Online job openings grow
The latest online job openings report shows thousands of jobs still available in North Dakota, but also continues a pattern following the downturn in oil prices. North Dakota saw 23,496 open and available positions in March 2015, an 11.5 percent increase over February, according...
April 9, 2015 - 7:09pm
March 28, 2015
Move over, North Dakota: Nebraska's unemployment rate lowest in the country
North Dakota can no longer say it has the lowest unemployment rate in the country. Nebraska overthrew the longstanding champion of employment...
March 28, 2015 - 4:55pm
March 12, 2015
North Dakota’s job landscape shifting away from oil
WILLISTON — Halliburton Co., Schlumberger NV and other large energy companies were conspicuously absent from a major North Dakota job fair this week, a telling sign as employers in the No. 2 U.S. oil-producing state grapple with sliding crude prices. Instead of roustabouts, the...
March 12, 2015 - 10:51pm