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February 21, 2013
North Dakota's oil boom is the cover story of the March 2013 issue of National Geographic. Special to The Forum
North Dakota oil boom again draws national media attention
February 21, 2013 - 9:53am
January 26, 2013
Park Rapids construction continuing to increase
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
May 29, 2012
Larimore (N.D.) High School senior Mike Finn has decided to forgo college and move to Tioga, N.D., to work in the Oil Patch. Finn said he still intends to go to college in a couple of years but, for now, "I'm in it for the money." John Stennes / Forum Communications Co.

BISMARCK - Lisa Douglas was a little shocked when her son told her what he wanted to do after high school.

"But like I always told every single one of my kids: It's their choice in what they want to do," she said.

When her son, M...
Graduates ponder books vs. oil boom
May 29, 2012 - 8:01am
May 17, 2012
The new building that will house Lakeland Public Television will be built on the northeast corner of First Street and Grant Avenue along Bemidji's south shore. Construction is expected to begin in spring 2013. Submitted schematic Courtesy Lakeland Public Television
Lakeland Public TV unveils plans for new building
May 17, 2012 - 8:21am
May 16, 2012
ND's No. 2 rank surprises Oil Patch
May 16, 2012 - 7:32am
May 12, 2012
Lake George post office. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Lake George post office to stay open, hours reduced
May 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 28, 2012
The number of building permits issued this year is an increase from the number issued to date last year, according to Bemidji city records. Shown above is a new home under construction within the city limits. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Sales show Bemidji area housing market picking up: Diverse offerings
April 28, 2012 - 10:01am
April 14, 2012
A series of cuts at Team Industries, and a planned month-long shutdown will hit the local economy hard, said Mayor Nancy Carroll. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
TEAM Industries seeing growth after downturn
April 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
April 6, 2012
Moorhead waitress gets to keep $12,000 tip
April 6, 2012 - 8:33am
April 3, 2012
Cheaper gas? Bill would make it easier for retailers to sell different kinds of auto fuels
April 3, 2012 - 7:28am
March 29, 2012
Gas prices eat up charities' resources
March 29, 2012 - 7:35am
March 27, 2012
RDO growing with Dickinson
March 27, 2012 - 8:04am
March 19, 2012
Hallock offers free home lots to attract canola plant workers
March 19, 2012 - 7:47am
March 7, 2012
Gas prices hit $3.69 per gallon for unleaded in Park Rapids Monday. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Gas prices continue to rise in Park Rapids
March 7, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 2, 2012
Franken: Mail cuts hurt businesses, families
March 2, 2012 - 7:38am