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August 15, 2014
Police frequent Simplot strike
Police have been called to the J.R. Simplot Co. plant in Grand Forks more than 30 times since a strike began two weeks ago. Callers have reported incidents ranging from traffic issues, disorderly conduct, criminal trespass and assault. Between the strike’s first day...
August 15, 2014 - 3:33pm
August 14, 2014
Macy's cuts same-store sales forecast, shares drop
(Reuters) - Macy's Inc cut its full-year same-store sales forecast, after second-quarter sales failed to make up for weakness in the first quarter when harsh winter weather kept shoppers away. Macy's earnings for the quarter ended Aug. 2 also missed the average analyst...
August 14, 2014 - 9:57am
August 7, 2014
Grand Forks Choice Health and Fitness leader to retire
The first superintendent for Choice Health and Fitness in Grand Forks announced his retirement Thursday. Cam Tweten, 58, will officially retire Sept. 12, according to a news release. He has worked in the fitness industry in Grand Forks for 37 years, and has been the superintendent...
August 7, 2014 - 7:56pm
August 4, 2014
Grand Forks firms seek loan changes from city
Grand Forks city officials are discussing outstanding loans to two local manufacturers, one of which is at risk of becoming delinquent. The loans were issued through the Bank of North Dakota as part of an economic development assistance program to Telpro and to Pribula...
August 4, 2014 - 4:39pm
July 18, 2014
Federal security charge for flights adds to fare costs
One of the federal fees tacked on to the price of plane tickets is increasing by more than 100 percent on Monday. According to an...
July 18, 2014 - 10:13am
July 16, 2014
Apple agrees to conditional $450 million e-books antitrust accord
Apple Inc has agreed to pay $450 million to resolve U.S. state and consumer claims the iPad manufacturer conspired with five major publishers...
July 16, 2014 - 11:49am
Rural Grand Forks County discuss ways to attract new residents, businesses
LARIMORE, N.D. — As Henry Borysewicz listened Tuesday to developers of an unmanned-aircraft tech park just down the road talk about jobs coming to the area, he wondered how wide the communication gap is in rural America. “I live four miles out town and I can’t...
July 16, 2014 - 10:46am
Devils Lake’s new Walmart opens Wednesday
The new Walmart Supercenter opens Wednesday in Devils Lake. Officials will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 7:30 a.m. The store will then open at 8 a.m. Despite a tight labor market, store manager Monica Greidl reported that “hiring has gone well.” The...
July 16, 2014 - 9:10am
July 14, 2014
Digi-Key quietly adds 100 Fargo jobs
FARGO – A year ago this month, a handful of employees started fulfilling orders for Digi-Key, a Thief River Falls, Minn.-based electronic parts supplier from Fargo. Now, Digi-Key is on track to have more than 100 employees here by the end of the summer. About...
July 14, 2014 - 9:56am
July 3, 2014
Requested cell tower in Grand Forks tabled
The Grand Forks Planning and Zoning Commission tabled a Verizon Wireless request for a cellphone tower on 32nd Avenue South. A Verizon representative told the commission Tuesday that the area needs more cell coverage, but city planners said they don’t want the 40-foot...
July 3, 2014 - 10:01am
July 2, 2014
Target asks its customers to keep their guns out of stores
DALLAS - U.S. retail giant Target has asked people to keep guns out of its stores after being the subject of campaigns in Texas where people have brandished firearms in store aisles in their attempt to secure more rights to carry guns in public. "Starting today we...
July 2, 2014 - 2:02pm
July 1, 2014
New Walmart Supercenter in Devils Lake set to open July 16
A business is about ready to expand drastically in Devils Lake. Walmart is nearly ready to open a brand new supercenter, bringing more than 80 jobs to the area. Walmart officials say it's a challenge turning an empty building into a functioning store in a matter of weeks, but they...
July 1, 2014 - 10:55pm
Food makers feel their way towards online future
PARIS - Grocery manufacturers are struggling to adapt to the online world and need to invest in smarter packaging, presentation and supply chains to reap the long term benefits. E-commerce accounts for just 3.7 percent of sales for fast-moving items like food, drinks...
July 1, 2014 - 4:03pm
June 30, 2014
Fargo native, MSUM alum to head Mayo children’s center
GRAND FORKS, ND – A 1987 University of North Dakota graduate and Fargo native has been named medical director of the Mayo Clinic Children’s Center in Rochester, Minn. In his new role, Dr. Randall Flick oversees the care that Mayo provides “for all children, regardless...
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June 30, 2014 - 3:51am
June 26, 2014
UAS poised to replace human inspectors on pipelines, turbines
The days of observing hundreds of miles of oil pipeline from a plane or dangling 200 feet in the air from a wind tower may soon be behind structural inspectors. Some companies are developing technology that would allow unmanned aircraft systems to step in and do these...
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June 26, 2014 - 1:06pm