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Fargo lawmaker back at the Capitol after surgery
Minn. man pleads guilty to killing Fargo woman
Prosecutors describe 'lives snuffed out' at Aaron Hernandez trial
New Trump travel order expected in coming days, Pence says
Trump softens immigration stance, takes measured tone in speech
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Golf's governing bodies propose 'fundamental' rule changes
DHS girls basketball achieves team goal of making WDA Tournament
Scoreboard of February 28, 2017
In or out? Entering selection day, Blue Hawks in limbo
DSU Football announces new signing, spring schedule
World of Wine: A journey in wine appreciation
Port: Cramer got a little excited when President Trump mentioned the Dakota Access Pipeline
Lost Italian: Have a Lenten fish fry Italian style
Port: Raising taxes is a fool's errand, oil boom lobbying and a futile immunity law
Dr. Fox: Pet dogs in public demonstrations
Maynard V. Wanner
Charles V. "Chuck" Kadrmas
William "Bill" G. Heick
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Hospital now certified as ‘acute stroke ready,’ with new processes, training and effective drug
New hair salon opens in Sentinel Butte
Diamond Truck Equipment serves more three generations of customers
Filling a need in Beach
Revamping New England one pipe and ordinance at a time
Honoring our Firefighters
January 22, 2016
Miners to lose Beulah coal jobs
BEULAH — A notice sent to Beulah city hall spells out the final working days for most of the miners and staff at Dakota Westmoreland coal mine south of town. The mine will lay off 95 employees — almost all of them miners — between early March and the end of April as it makes...
January 22, 2016 - 8:37pm
November 11, 2015
North Dakota's colleges pitch education to laid-off roustabouts
WILLISTON, N.D. -- North Dakota's public universities have launched a scholarship program to enroll laid-off oilfield workers in energy classes,...
November 11, 2015 - 10:18am
September 22, 2015
Halliburton admits Williston layoffs: Company won't divulge number, says many factors at play
WILLISTON, N.D. -- In April, Halliburton closed its Minot offices and transferred workers from there to Williston and Dickinson, although they declined at the time to say how many. Now, just a few months later, with drilling rig counts dropping and hundreds of wells waiting to...
September 22, 2015 - 12:42pm
July 10, 2015
North Dakota oil-loading hub lays off 10 percent of staff
TRENTON — One of the largest facilities in North Dakota that loads oil onto railcars laid off 10 percent of its staff this week as it pares operations in an environment of lower oil prices, a source familiar with the company's operations said. Savage Services Corp laid off 12...
July 10, 2015 - 9:49pm
November 4, 2014
CNH lays off 40 workers
FARGO – The Fargo area’s largest manufacturing plant announced a round of layoffs Tuesday. CNH Industrial, a maker of agricultural and construction equipment, announced layoffs of 40 full-time hourly employees at its Fargo manufacturing plant. The reduction in its manufacturing...
November 4, 2014 - 7:05pm
February 23, 2014
Dozens take layoffs at University of Minnesota: Duluth branch hopes to reduce budget by $9.4M
DULUTH, Minn. — Nearly 50 staff and 12 faculty members took part in voluntary layoff programs at the University of Minnesota Duluth as part of its budget reduction plan. Chancellor Lendley Black announced to faculty and staff in a letter Thursday that UMD hopes to reduce its budget...
February 23, 2014 - 12:09am
March 13, 2009
Along with drop in rigs comes lay-offs
Ron Reich, Mott, knew oil production was slowing down so he wasn't too surprised when BJ Services' Dickinson office laid him off in February. He has no hard feelings and doesn't blame the company for the move. "It's part of the business," Reich said. And though the company offered...
March 13, 2009 - 11:39pm
February 11, 2009
Forum cuts 21 full-time jobs due to economy
The Forum, faced with declining advertising revenues resulting from the slumping economy, announced Tuesday the elimination of 21 full-time positions. "Like all businesses, we are not immune to the effects of the economy we find ourselves in," said James Boberg, The Forum's general...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
About a dozen employees laid off from Steffes Corporation
In an effort to adjust to tough economic times, Steffes Corporation in Dickinson laid off about a dozen employees Monday, according to Joe Rothschiller, President of the company. Paul Steffes, CEO, said the employees were laid off due to "the slow down with Bobcat and the slowdown...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 7, 2009
Hospital reduces workforce
Though St. Joseph's Hospital announced that about six people were laid off Friday, patient care will not be affected, according to a press release. No clinical positions were lost, however, employees from accounting, marketing, nutritional services, admitting and the purchasing...
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
January 11, 2009
Telltale signs you're losing your job
To buck up the morale of America's dispirited and dwindling work force, The Wall Street Journal reported on how to divine hints from management of impending layoffs. For example, when her boss suddenly stopped talking to her, "Ms. Finberg knew something was up. Three months later...
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am