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Friday News Update - 10-19
UPDATE: Man named in fatal crash after his truck was hit by a train
FULL LENGTH REPLAY: Watch Heidi Heitkamp and Kevin Cramer in the first 2018 U.S. Senate debate
Two people hurt after a crash in Polk County
Warroad teen and two others hurt after a crash in Goodhue County
MN football: NCE/U-H defeats Goodridge/Grygla in final minute
UND basketball programs enjoy Fan Fest inside the Betty
UND hockey knows it won't get any easier when they take on Minnesota State
UND's starting quarterback looks to earn a W versus former team
Wentz returns to practice for Eagles
hometown stars - all stories
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Burger King’s new ‘Nightmare King’ burger will actually give you nightmares, scientists say
Minnesota kids take part in chemical exposure study
Simplot could be expanding
North Dakota oil production sets more records, but limited by gas capture
MNsure CEO talks decreases in health care premiums
What's going around: Trichomoniasis and Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease
California wildfires visible from outer space
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Back to School: Is preschool worth the cost?
Back to School: Doctor warns local parents of athletes about brain trauma
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970 WDAY On Demand: The Rob (re)Port 10/18/18
970 WDAY On Demand: The Mike McFeely Show - Kevin Wallevand, Lottery Winners, Jill Baber, AFM, George Strait, Josh Boschee, Robert Doty, MN Lottery, Keith Ellison Divorce
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970 WDAY On Demand: The Rob (re)Port 10/17/18 - Geoff Simon, North Dakota Measure 1, Congressman Kevin Cramer
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October 11, 2018
Ross opens this weekend
Ross Dress for Less will open this weekend in Grand Forks. The soft opening is set for 9 a.m. Friday, and the public is welcome, said store...
October 11, 2018 - 11:18am
October 6, 2018
Columbia Mall to get interactive touch screen displays
Shoppers at Columbia Mall in Grand Forks soon will be able to use interactive touch screens. Columbia Mall will install several 65-inch interactive...
October 6, 2018 - 7:00am
September 13, 2018
Macy’s location could have new tenants soon
A long-vacant anchor space in Columbia Mall likely won't be empty for long. Multiple new tenants are moving into what used to be Macy's in the...
September 13, 2018 - 6:00am
September 7, 2018
Destined for digital? Herberger's parent company Bon-Ton bought by online tech company
Indiana-based technology firm CSC Generation was named the successful bidder in acquiring the intellectual property of Bon-Ton, court documents...
September 7, 2018 - 2:54pm
Sears closes, leaving Columbia Mall without two anchor tenants
Sears in Grand Forks appears to be closed, leaving Columbia Mall without two anchor tenants. The national retailer posted signs at its 2800 S....
September 7, 2018 - 9:16am
Chico’s leaving Columbia Mall
A women’s clothing store is leaving Columbia Mall in Grand Forks. The boutique in the west wing of the 2800 S. Columbia Road shopping center...
September 7, 2018 - 9:14am
August 31, 2018
Back in business? Herberger’s announces comeback days after closing all stores nationwide
Well, that didn’t take long. Just days after former retail giant Herberger’s shuttered all of its locations for good nationwide, a greeting...
August 31, 2018 - 1:59pm
August 12, 2018
North Dakota woman's all-natural rodent, pest repellent business finds major investor
BISMARCK—A Bismarck-based all-natural pest repellent startup is in the midst of a major business expansion, having secured a $10 million...
August 12, 2018 - 8:35am
July 26, 2018
Twin Cities-based grocery retailer Supervalu to be acquired in $2.9 billion deal
Eden Prairie, Minn.-based grocery retailer Supervalu is selling itself to United Natural Foods in a $2.9 billion deal that also includes debt,...
July 26, 2018 - 8:12am
June 22, 2018
After Supreme Court ruling, Fargo business owner says 'It's great to have an even playing field'
FARGO—Businesses in North Dakota, Minnesota and other states are now able to compete with online retailers after the U.S. Supreme Court...
June 22, 2018 - 6:40pm
Online retailer denying orders from SD after ruling; CEO unsure of other states
PONTIAC, Mich. -- An online retailer specializing in folders and binders said Friday that it will reject all orders from South Dakota after the...
June 22, 2018 - 3:09pm
June 18, 2018
Sun Mart in Fergus Falls closing
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—About 60 employees will be without a job at Sun Mart when the grocery store here closes next month. Grocery distributor and retailer SpartanNash announced to their Fergus Falls Sun Mart employees on Friday, June 15, that the location would be aiming for a...
June 18, 2018 - 8:41pm
May 7, 2018
Ray Szmanda, longtime pitchman for Menards, dead at 91
ANTIGO, Wis. - Raymond Jack “Ray” Szmanda, known by many Midwesterners as “the Menards guy,” has died, according to his family. He was...
May 7, 2018 - 3:38pm
April 18, 2018
Herberger's closing in West Acres Mall in Fargo
FARGO — The Herberger’s store in the West Acres Mall will be closing. The shopping center confirmed the news with a statement released Wednesday,...
April 18, 2018 - 11:07am
April 17, 2018
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
The future looks bleak for Bon-Ton Inc., the parent company of department stores like Herberger's, Younkers and Elder-Beerman.
April 17, 2018 - 7:18pm