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Ron McMartin Jr., of Grand Forks, N.D., and his lawyer Jon Brakke, Fargo, emerge from the federal courthouse in Grand Forks on Thursday, March 16, 2017. McM, Inc., McMartin's 39,000-acre farm based in St. Thomas, N.D., filed for Chapter 7 liquidation on Feb. 10 in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Fargo. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Creditors in farm bankruptcy case meet to question McM owner
March 17, 2017 - 2:47pm
A male sage grouse gets its first look at its new home Monday after being trapped in Wyoming, flown to North Dakota and released in a State Game and Fish Department project to try to save the bird from completely disappearing from some of its native ground.  Submitted photo by North Dakota Game and Fish Department
ND makes desperate attempt to keep sage grouse in state
April 9, 2017 - 10:33pm
North Dakota House minority leader Rep. Corey Mock (D-Grand Forks), left, and majority leader Rep. Al Carlson (R-Fargo) discuss details on pending legislation during a floor session on Monday afternoon, April 24, 2017. Legislators in the House and Senate speculate the 65th Legislative Session will adjourn later this week. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Budget bill hits snag over Dickinson State funding
April 24, 2017 - 7:29pm
Pipeline leak contaminates creek in southwest North Dakota
April 24, 2017 - 6:37pm
A group of Sanford Health physicians clockwise from the bottom: Dr. David Bailey, United States, hand surgeon; Dr. Tong Yang, China, pediatric neurosurgery; Dr. Samy Heshmat, Egypt, pediatric urology; Dr. Evgueni Kouznetsov, USSR, cerebrovascular neurosurgeon; Dr. Mentor Ahmeti, Kosovo, general surgery; and  Dr. Kristina Garrels, Canada, urology.
Who looks likes a surgeon? Viral photos celebrate diversity of doctors
April 24, 2017 - 6:15am
WF Jimmy John's to offer $1 subs Thursday
March 1, 2017 - 5:19pm
Paige Loftus operates the new Fargo Coffee on 19th Avenue North in Fargo. David Samson / The Forum
New coffee shop opens in north Fargo
March 15, 2017 - 4:54pm
Insomnia Cookies, 412 Broadway, Fargo, as seen Thursday, April 13, 2017. Ryan Johnson / The Forum
Insomnia Cookies apologizes after Fargo employee calls police officer 'pig'
April 13, 2017 - 11:48am
Second time's a charm? Boston's Restaurant & Sports Bar to give ND another try with new West Fargo location
March 1, 2017 - 4:31pm
Manager Tanya Peterson, left, and owner Kathleen Siewert stand in the Helping Hands LLC retail location Tuesday, March 7, 2017, in West Fargo.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
New first-of-its-kind store for ND to open this weekend in West Fargo
March 29, 2017 - 10:20am
West Fargo man arrested after police chase may face assault, robbery charges
April 24, 2017 - 4:23pm
Tammy and John Sadek, photographed in their home near Rogers, N.D., on Tuesday, June 23, 2015, have yet to receive closure with respect to the death of their son, Andrew, who died last year. An autopsy concluded that Sadek died from a gunshot wound, but it could not determine the manner in which he died. Nick Wagner / The Forum play button
‘It’s not just fine. I don’t have a son,’ Sadek’s mother says as ND Senate guts informant bill
March 30, 2017 - 5:44pm
Sarah and Trevor Haugen own and operate Perfectly Nuts. Photo by Carrie Snyder
Business is nuts: Couple serving up roasted snacks since 2003
January 13, 2015 - 3:43pm
Fargo woman charged with trying to kill her husband by putting battery acid in his beer
March 31, 2017 - 3:47pm
Rue 54 in Devils Lake offers its own blend of coffee for customers to drink at the store. April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
ND boutique one of few shops to offer wine with shopping experience
April 24, 2017 - 8:45am

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 The new Microtel Inn & Suites is located at 705 23rd Ave. E. in West Fargo. David Samson / The Forum

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