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Tickets available for Trump rally in Fargo
1,700 reading, math tutors sought for Minnesota schools
DAC collaborates with artist Marsha Wolff
Head off the heartbreak: Child drowning can be prevented
New park ordinance approved in Nevis
Esox rally to edge Midway in battle for first place
Area runners compete in 42nd Duluth Marathon
Legion makes season debut by sweeping Walker/Nevis
Teen girl wows speedway crowd by playing national anthem, then racing her car
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: The big catch up
Kenneth William Parsons
Ronald "Ron" Ralph Lindbom
Millie Ann Donnay
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
Robocalls fray consumers' nerves
Take time for a mid-year small business checkup
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Place a Business Announcement
Great American Story deadline approaches
An afternoon with author Ahmed Ismail Yusuf
Red Bridge Park Sculpture Trail to be unveiled June 16
2nd Street Stage kicks off June 14
Upcoming Prince album features nine new tracks
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: The big catch up
Lindows take top honors at Cirks Fishing Tournament
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
Local and state fishing reports
WEEKEND ADVENTURES: Best intentions for Boundary Waters trip
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
Paid political letter policy takes effect
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
September 16, 2017
After Hurricane Harvey, Bakken oil in demand
BISMARCK, N.D — Bakken crude and other light, sweet crude oils are in demand in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, a North Dakota official...
September 16, 2017 - 2:56pm
Minnesota legislators 'frustrated' by Commerce Department ruling on Enbridge project
The Department of Commerce's recent analysis that an Enbridge pipeline project is unnecessary defies common sense, northwest Minnesota legislators said this week. The state agency recommended that Canadian pipeline company Enbridge not be given permission to build its Line 3 oil pipeline,...
September 16, 2017 - 9:00am
September 9, 2017
Clean energy jobs see growth in North Dakota, Minnesota
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota and Minnesota are adding more clean energy jobs, according to a report released earlier this week. Minnesota...
September 9, 2017 - 3:24pm
September 6, 2017
Basic Business Cents: Managership vs. Leadership
Do you aspire to be a good manager or a good leader? Is there a difference? Webster defines management as, "the act, art, or manner of managing, or handling, controlling, directing, etc". He defines leadership as, "the position or guidance of a leader, the ability to lead, the leaders...
September 6, 2017 - 11:54am
August 25, 2017
Challenges of retailing today
Is the retail business in a downward spiral? I had a disappointing shopping experience last week. I have a narrow foot and I went to a shoe store and a large department store and had the same experience. Both told me they do not stock narrow or wide shoes anymore, only medium. They...
August 25, 2017 - 11:10am
June 15, 2017
How to hang on to Millennial workers, according to Millennials
WEST FARGO — About three years ago, Alycia Peter got a job in a different department at Rasmussen College that she said had more room for...
June 15, 2017 - 10:45am
June 10, 2017
Construction of Knute Nelson's Crystal Brook Senior Living community to begin this month
Knute Nelson invites the community to a ceremonious groundbreaking for Crystal Brook Senior Living, the newest lifestyle community, at 2:30 p.m....
June 10, 2017 - 8:14pm
May 31, 2017
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
It has been said to err is human. Maybe making mistakes is part of being human but we don't have to accept that nothing can be done to improve our workers' (and ourselves') pattern of making mistakes. They occur because of the interaction of people with a system. The outcome can be...
May 31, 2017 - 9:50am
A&W continues small town tradition under new ownership
A&W in Park Rapids is now serving its "All American Food" and frosty mugs of root beer under the new ownership of Skip and Julie Shepersky. The...
May 31, 2017 - 9:48am
May 15, 2017
New investment venture by Forum Communications seeks business opportunities
FARGO — A new venture from Forum Communications Co. is seeking to acquire and invest in companies outside of the traditional media industry....
May 15, 2017 - 9:28am
May 14, 2017
Duluth-based Allete thrives as it renews focus on all things energy
A wide swath of Minnesotans interact with a homegrown, billion-dollar business every day — without leaving the house, without turning...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
April 26, 2017
Basic Business Cents: Change the work environment
In order to realize the potential of their organizations, many leaders need to radically change their work environment. Changes to the environment, in which people work, study, and live, can often provide leverage for improvements. As organizations work to reduce waste, rework, and...
April 26, 2017 - 8:56am
February 8, 2017
Building Customer Loyalty
We all say we want loyal customers who come to us first with their needs, but what exactly is loyalty and how do we build that? The dictionary defines loyalty as a strong feeling of support or allegiance. In business we think of it as continuing and increasing business with the company...
February 8, 2017 - 12:54pm
January 12, 2017
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
There are two dominant forces that impact the actions of the organization-leadership and culture. Much has been written on leadership but not so much on culture.
January 12, 2017 - 9:54am
January 11, 2017
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Klein Insurance was founded by Ken Klein in 1976 in Eagle Bend In 1988, the company expanded after Ken purchased an independent insurance agency,...
January 11, 2017 - 10:33am