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U.S. President Donald Trump signs an executive order on U.S. withdrawal from the Trans Pacific Partnership while flanked by Vice President Mike Pence, lelft, and White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, right, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington January 23, 2017.   REUTERS/Kevin Lamarqueplay button
Trump pulls U.S. out of Pacific trade deal, loosening Asia ties
January 23, 2017 - 12:31pm
October 11, 2016
Mark Baker, an engineer at Fisher Industries, and Austin Zeller, an engineer at Steffes will spend Wednesday talking to local high school students about the manufacturing sector. By Ellie Potter/The Dickinson Press.
Manufacturers appeal to high schools
October 11, 2016 - 10:25pm
October 3, 2016
Maurice, Douglass and their father John Steiger stand with one of their famed Steiger tractors in this Chicago Sun Times photo from the 1960s. Special to the Forum
Creating a dynasty: Ag machinery families look to past, present and future for success
October 3, 2016 - 9:10am
February 29, 2016
Dee Harman, left, and Barbie Muscha work on veils at J.L. Johnson.
Dickinson manufacturer J.L.Johnson Bridals quietly produces wedding veils for brides across the country
February 29, 2016 - 6:38pm
February 28, 2016
Press Pass: Trinity's new school rises from ashes; Fossum makes ND gymnastics history; Dickinson manufacturers enjoy boom in wake of oil bust
February 28, 2016 - 6:30am
TMI Systems Design employee Gerald Stephenson compresses materials to be used in casework. (Andrew Haffner/The Dickinson Press)play button
Dickinson manufacturers rise in wake of oil bust
February 28, 2016 - 3:30am
October 7, 2015
Representatives from Fisher Industries interact with a Trinity High School student at the Manufacturing Expo and Day Fair in Dickinson Wednesday. (Press Photo by Andrew Haffner)
Local companies hold expo for student outreach
October 7, 2015 - 11:37pm
March 27, 2015
One of the 216 employees at Steffes Corp. north of Dickinson welds piping for the oil pad on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. (April Baumgarten/ The Dickinson Press)
Manufacturers trying to find their niche in oil industry
March 27, 2015 - 8:11pm
March 25, 2015
The Hess Corp.'s Tioga Gas Plant, seen here on May 19, processes millions of cubic feet of gas per day. Business and community leaders have launched an aggressive campaign to convince more manufacturers to set up shop in the Oil Patch and diversify the economy. (Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service file photo)
As oil prices slide, North Dakota sees manufacturing in its future
March 25, 2015 - 6:19pm
January 23, 2015
Press File Photo by April Baumgarten 
An employees at Steffes Corp., located north of Dickinson, welds piping for the oil pad on Feb. 19 at the manufacturer’s shop. The company, which also has a branch in Grand Forks, has lowered projections for this year.
Price plunge: Grand Forks businesses consider the effects of lower crude prices
January 23, 2015 - 10:00pm
January 10, 2015
Farmers, manufacturers look for Cuban opportunities
January 10, 2015 - 8:12pm
December 5, 2014
Darin Hegge moves skeleton sheets from the lazer cutter on Tuesday, Dec 2, 2014, at Young Manufacturing in Grand Forks. (FNS Photo by Logan Werlinger)
Economist: Manufacturing to gain lost jobs in 2015 in ND
December 5, 2014 - 9:53pm
October 3, 2014
Press Photo by Katherine Lymn 
Workers handle garlic bread slices at Baker Boy’s Dickinson plant on Friday. The plant employs more than 200 people but is competing with oil to fill its open spots.
Manufacturing Day reminds North Dakota of the importance of the industry
October 3, 2014 - 10:22pm