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Intrigue grows over what sparked the attack on Rand Paul
3 reported dead, 15 injured amid gunfire at New Mexico high school
Franken denies some allegations, but plans resignation from U.S. Senate 'in a few weeks'
Franken announces resignation from U.S. Senate
This fighter pilot flew the last mission over Japan in WWII. Then he learned to love his enemy.
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nation and world
Bitcoin soars above $17,000, boosting worries and a worldwide frenzy
Review: Amazon wants a key to your house. I did it. I regretted it.
Large animal vets are sparse but serve vital role in economic vibrancy of rural America
Fargo bar named 'most popular Uber destination in North Dakota'
Facebook now has a Messenger app just for kids, but is it safe?
place a business brief
Federal prosecutors seek prison time for ND oil operator who endangered water sources
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
We can't take any more of 2017, so we've turned to the Hallmark Channel in desperation
Purple reigns in 2018 with Pantone’s Color of the Year
Greek wines bring history to the dinner table
Family's famous peanut bars could be your new holiday dessert
At an astounding 144 inches wide, the mother of all mattresses just hit the market
U.S expects to participate in Winter Olympics, White House says
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Lindsey Vonn on whether she'll visit the Trump White House: 'Absolutely not. Nope.'
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UND hockey coach Berry surprised at Mismash's omission on World Junior Championship team
Commentary: What if Al Franken isn't really resigning?
Commentary: Farm Bureau president says criticism of tax bill is cover for Heitkamp
MITZEL: Learning happens in and out of the classroom
Commentary: Stop calling the situation with Roy Moore a dilemma
COMMENTARY: Democrats aim rabid, slobbering demagoguery at tax reform bill
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Hildegard "Hilda" Huschka
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
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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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.
March 12, 2015 - 10:51pm
March 11, 2015
Strong turnout at Williston job fair
WILLISTON, N.D. – Employers at a two-day job fair in Williston are finding there is an upside to low oil prices. Pete Lewis, who was recruiting...
March 11, 2015 - 9:08pm
March 6, 2015
Oil and gas sector tarnishes strong U.S. jobs report
NEW YORK -- The U.S. oil and gas sector bled away more jobs last month as sustained low oil prices forced energy producers to reduce spending, suggesting that further pain may be ahead for the struggling industry. A roughly 50 percent drop in oil prices since June has pummeled...
March 6, 2015 - 4:43pm
February 10, 2015
Halliburton to cut thousands of jobs as oil slumps
NEW YORK -- U.S.
February 10, 2015 - 3:51pm
February 7, 2015
Parent-child bond strong among millennials when they’re looking for jobs
FARGO — It appears to be a generational thing among millennials in the workplace. When Jill Wilkey goes to national conferences about college...
February 7, 2015 - 8:27pm
February 4, 2015
Many oil firms plan no layoffs in ND despite cheap oil prices
WILLISTON — Halliburton, Statoil ASA, Hess Corp. and other North Dakota energy companies have decided, for now, not to lay off staff in the country’s No. 2 oil producer, hoping to be prepared for any prolonged rebound in crude prices. Many oil producers and their contractors...
February 4, 2015 - 10:49pm
January 27, 2015
Other Views: Don’t disparage pipeline construction jobs
With pipeline projects come jobs. It’s just plain logic that many people — maybe thousands of people — will be needed to build them. Yet we constantly hear that pipelines won’t be as economically lucrative as some believe, because many of the associated jobs will be “temporary.” We...
January 27, 2015 - 11:57pm
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
December 23, 2014
ND fastest growing state in the country
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s population is at an all-time high, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The agency reported Tuesday that the state has gained approximately 16,000 residents in one year, bringing its count to 739,482. The count makes North Dakota the fastest-growing...
December 23, 2014 - 7:01pm
December 20, 2014
More competing for jobs in the Oil Patch
WILLISTON — People seeking work in North Dakota oil country are finding a different climate from two years ago. At North Dakota Job Service...
December 20, 2014 - 5:54pm
December 19, 2014
Obama dismisses Keystone XL benefits: Republicans say president is wrong
The political spat over the Keystone XL Pipeline continues. In a press conference Friday in Washington, President Barack Obama commented on...
December 19, 2014 - 9:31pm
October 6, 2014
2015 budget will add to city's 'human infrastructure'
More than a dozen new city employees are included in Dickinson's 2015 budget. But even that might not be enough to serve the expanding population, which officials say could be edging toward 50,000. The full budget, formally approved Monday night by the City Commission, comes...
October 6, 2014 - 10:02pm
October 4, 2014
A job finding a home: More families reuniting with breadwinners in Patch
Job postings around the Oil Patch list the usual: pay, location and duties. But an attractive offer amid a housing crunch can be that of a place...
October 4, 2014 - 10:55pm
September 27, 2014
Road to 1 million: After decades of population decline, officials wonder what oil boom will bring
FARGO — Not long ago, Doug Burgum, one of North Dakota’s leading businessmen, showed an audience of tech entrepreneurs a glimpse of the future:...
September 27, 2014 - 9:46pm
September 19, 2014
ND state agencies giving bigger hiring bonuses
BISMARCK — State agencies are offering bigger hiring bonuses and relying heavily on retention bonuses to stay competitive in North Dakota’s...
September 19, 2014 - 12:00am