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UPS finishes busiest day of the year
City of Crookston brings holiday cheer to those looking to build a home
Meth played role in two Mahnomen County deaths
Police increase DUI, underage drinking patrols
South Grand Forks power restored
Creative loss: Vikings defeated in Miami
Dragons win Sunday matinee against Jamestown
USD edges UND in border battle
Former NDSU all-american notches 1st NFL interception
Red River takes down East Side in girls basketball
Hometown Stars - Submit Your Nominations
Settle your brain for a long winter's nap on a 'bacon scented pillowcase'
Black Friday may be turning into just another shopping day
The do's and don't's of office gifts
Lake Region community rallies around 2-year-old boy with Leukemia
Grand Forks Airmen aim to brighten the holiday season for children on base
Grace Woods leads school campaign to brighten holidays of others fighting cancer
UND Wellness Center offers tips on holiday health
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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...
news / north dakota
June 26, 2014 - 1:06pm
June 23, 2014
Honda, others recall nearly 3 million vehicles over air bag flaw
TOKYO/DETROIT - Honda Motor Co and other Japanese automakers on Monday recalled almost 3 million cars with potentially explosive air bags supplied by Takata Corp, bringing the total recall so far to about 10.5 million vehicles over the past five years. The series of recalls...
June 23, 2014 - 1:20pm
June 20, 2014
Grand Forks residents complain of door-to-door tactics by cable sellers
The city of Grand Forks revoked a company’s transient merchant license Thursday after its employees were found violating city code by making misleading statements in door-to-door sales pitches, according to the city. Dish One Satellite’s license was revoked after...
June 20, 2014 - 10:51am
East Grand Forks Eagles purchased
The East Grand Forks Eagles club will regain ownership of their building after a local person worked with the club to purchase it for $336,000 in an online auction. The club lost the building in foreclosure five years ago and has been leasing it ever since. When one...
June 20, 2014 - 10:40am
June 19, 2014
U.S. senators, safety groups fight over truck driver rest mandates
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate is wrestling over whether to repeal federal regulations that require truck drivers to take nighttime rest breaks,...
June 19, 2014 - 3:23pm