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Sanford's storefront weight-loss push grows, as 27th location set to open
FARGO—Sanford Health's business in weight-loss centers is expanding, with more than two dozen locations and more growth planned. On Aug. 22,...
August 3, 2016 - 1:55pm
Next time you think of the rising costs for drugs, just think of this ... those costs might have ballooned another $10 billion last year if it weren't for the research being conducted by PRACS Institute of Fargo, ND. Dr. Jim Carlson, co-founder and sole owner of PRACS, says he and...
May 1, 2004 - 12:00am
Hill joins aesthetic center
Bekki Hill, RN joins the aesthetic services team at Truyu Aesthetic Center. Hill specializes in the administration of Dermal Fillers, Botox and...
May 28, 2012 - 7:00am
Judge prohibits ND from forfeiting Lake Sakakawea oil royalties to private ownership
FARGO — A lawsuit concerning North Dakota's mineral royalties and rights reached a new decision Monday, May 21, when a judge ordered royalties...
News/crime and courts
May 21, 2018 - 9:19pm
Zebra mussels double water clarity in Big Winnie: DNR calls meeting to talk about future of walleye fishery
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — The first zebra mussel babies, called veligers, were confirmed in Lake Winnibigoshish in 2012. By 2016 the first...
March 12, 2018 - 6:05am
UAS test site could mean economic boon for region
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Under a PowerPoint slide reading, "Congratulations, Team North Dakota," lawmakers, economic development officials and higher...
January 6, 2014 - 8:57am
Bipartisan campaign of ex-lawmakers push for reform
BRAINERD, Minn. — Money, former Minnesota Gov. Arne Carlson said, and lots of it — that might be the single greatest ailment of modern...
News/government and politics
March 16, 2018 - 10:45am
SDRA seeking retailer of year
SDRA seeking retailer of year The South Dakota Retailers Association is accepting nominations for its annual Retailer of the Year award through Oct. 31. Individual business owners and managers are eligible for the award, as well as partners, and families who run a business as a...
September 26, 2014 - 12:00am
Processors demand quality
When Robert Carlson gets up in the morning, he asks himself what he and his organization can do to help rural North Dakota, and then he goes to work on the answers to that never-ending question. The difference between Carlson and most others is that he can have a serious impact on...
March 1, 2006 - 12:00am
Q/A: Construction electricity with Stan Kovarik, NCTC
What is the average enrollment in Northland’s construction electricity program? Our full enrollment for the year is 23. All 23 students take...
News/traffic and construction
June 20, 2017 - 9:07am
Plans in the works for brewery in Hallock, Minn.
HALLOCK, MINN. -- Residents of this small town can already boast that their corner of northwest Minnesota is home to a distillery that distributes...
January 4, 2016 - 3:07pm
Minnesota State says students need more emergency cash aid, food support, child care grants
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota State system wants its colleges and universities to do more to help students with basic life needs, such as food,...
March 23, 2017 - 9:15am
AROUND THE OFFICE: Bold And Functional
Gate City Bank has multiple locations in the Fargo area, as well as elsewhere around North Dakota and western Minnesota. The banks feature bold,...
November 29, 2016 - 9:52am
Oilfield business failure leaves workers unpaid, jobless
STANLEY, N.D. – At least 42 employees of a North Dakota oilfield service company that folded a year ago are still owed hundreds of thousands...
Business/energy and mining
May 23, 2016 - 10:25am
Restaurant developer sues for damages in Grand Forks Hornbacher’s parking lot case
GRAND FORKS, N.D. --- A development company that sought to build a Philly cheesesteak restaurant in south Grand Forks has sued a property owner...
News/traffic and construction
July 27, 2016 - 9:19am