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In order to afford a one-bedroom apartment in Polk County, a tenant making minimum wage would have to work more than a 40-hour week to come up with rent. In Minnesota, there isn't a county in which a renter could work 40 hours a week earning the $8 minimum wage and afford a typical one-bedroom apartment at the fair market rent, according to a r
By Adrian Glass-Moore/ The Forum Fargo police said Friday the man critically hurt in a severe bar beating over the weekend has died of his injuries.
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BISMARCK — An oilfield housing complex developed by two men accused of defrauding investors out of $62 million in a Ponzi scheme abruptly closed last week, displacing more than 140 oilfield workers and leaving more than a dozen employees jobless and homeless in western North Dakota, according to court testimony here Monday.
The body of the man recovered from Little Detroit Lake on Friday has been identified as 33-year-old Markus Fales of Detroit Lakes, according to a news release from Becker County Sheriff Todd Glander. Law enforcement recovered Fales' body in a search of an area of Little Detroit Lake. According to Glander, around 2 p.m.
BELGRADE, Minn.—Sigfred Lundgren was of the first to arrive at Joseph “Scriver” Olson’s rural Belgrade home Feb.
By Trinity Gruenberg Independent News Herald Amber Franks allowed her students to pick a name to go on the back of her Pops Concert T-shirt.
HILLSBORO, N.D.—A judge here granted a request on Wednesday from a Portland woman who asked for a restraining order against her brother, to whom she once donated a kidney. Calling the case "really hard to believe," Traill County District Court Judge Thomas Olson granted the petition filed last week by Lori Thompson for a restraining order against her brother, Keith Flaten. The sister donated a kidney to Flaten in
Several fire departments were unable to stop a blaze from destroying an apartment building here Wednesday night. The fire at 40283 Otter Road, reported at about 4:30 p.m., did not cause any injuries, the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office stated in a news release. The seven-unit building was a total loss, and tenants were staying with friends or relatives.
BY robb jeffries FORUM NEWS SERVICE Those anxiously awaiting word on the proposed Sandpiper pipeline across northern North Dakota and Minnesota have a bit of a wait ahead of them...