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West Fargo Pioneer
Newlyweds find cozy comfort in smallest house in Grand Forks
History through the lens: Forum photographer retires after 40 years of news coverage
'A slap in the face': Woman left reeling after MSUM inquiry into reported rape
Cass County seeks public input on transportation plan
Senior menus (Oct. 23)
Come for the booze, stay for the food at these 5 local pubs
Beyond Running opens, to hold grand opening event later this month
Fargo's Downtown Community Partnership hires new president and CEO
Maximum Performance & Fitness expected to open WF location in December
Lululemon store is coming to West Acres
Commentary: Tax commissioner Rauschenberger is testing ND's new attitudes on addiction
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Column: If only the chair could talk
Commentary: UND spent over $16,000 on consulting in athletics department which produced no written reports
Commentary: Sen. Heidi Heitkamp raised more money from Goldman Sachs employees than North Dakotans
Bear trapped in Duluth tips scale at 605 pounds
Sophie's season: The Johnsons’ Brittany bounced back from a severe injury and still finds plenty of grouse and woodcock
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
Nursery News (8-16-17)
Young trapshooters from Grand Forks Gun Club make their mark on a national level
MUST WATCH: ESPN chronicles the story of a young boy with cancer and Carson Wentz
Wiggins, Timberwolves steal Anthony's Thunder
Duluth bowhunter takes 260-pound buck in city hunt
Wolanin developing into UND's go-to guy
UND's struggles continue in loss to Sacramento State
FLIGHT LINES with AUDIO: Nomadic bird making a local showing
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
To feed or not to feed
Flight Lines: The water giveth and it taketh away
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Robert "Bob" Zimny
Ione A. Johnson
Alvin H. Zaeske
July 18, 2012
Choice Financial ranked No. 1 ag lender in state
Choice Financial was recently ranked the No. 1 farm lender in North Dakota in the American Bankers Association Top 100 Farm Lenders by Dollar Volume. As a leader in agribusiness banking with $212 million in total farm loans in 2011, Choice Financial ranked 59th in the nation. "It's...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
Choice Financial employee graduates from Banking School
Trevor Mathew, frontline operations manager for Choice Financial in Fargo, recently graduated from the Dakota School of Banking sponsored by...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Choice Financial's Junior Bank Board donates to community
Choice Financial's Junior Bank Board members learn a lot about money at their monthly meetings, but what really makes a difference is what they do with it. The funds Junior Bank Board members earned by attending their meetings were recently donated to the West Fargo High School Science...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 7, 2012
Choice Financial voted best place to work by GF Professionals
Choice Financial in Grand Forks was recently voted the Best Place to Work by the Greater Grand Forks Young Professionals and awarded their Grow Grand Award. Choice Financial was selected based on criteria including how the organization supports Greater Grand Forks Young Professionals...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2012
Herrmann joins WF Choice Financial
Melissa Herrmann has joined Choice Financial as a customer service representative at its 210 Sheyenne St. location in West Fargo. Herrmann attends North Dakota State University, Fargo, and is in the process of completing a degree in criminal justice and psychology. She is active...
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am
January 11, 2012
Wallace, Lein promoted at Choice Financial
Mark Wallace was recently promoted to credit analyst at Choice Financial's location at 4501 23rd Ave. S. in Fargo, while Jennifer Lein was promoted...
January 11, 2012 - 12:00am
November 30, 2011
Artz wins Human Relations Champion Award
Lisa Artz, executive vice president of marketing for Choice Financial, recently graduated from the Dale Carnegie Course where she won the Human Relations Champion Award. The recipient for the award is voted on by class members upon completion of the course series and is awarded to...
November 30, 2011 - 12:00am
Choice Financial announces professional certifications
Choice Financial has announced that several individuals have become Certified Frontline Professionals in 2011 through a program offered by the Independent Community Banks of North Dakota (ICBND).
November 30, 2011 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
Lein joins Choice Financial, Hiedeman promoted to specialist
Choice Financial has hired Jennifer Lein as customer service representative to its location at 4501 23rd Ave. S., Fargo, and has promoted Stacy Hiedeman to deposit operations specialist at the bank's operations center in Fargo. Lein is a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
September 14, 2011
Ystebo joins Choice Financial, Mathew receives promotion
Choice Financial has announced the addition of David (DJ) Ystebo as a customer service representative at its West Fargo location at 210 Sheyenne St.; and the promotion of Trevor Mathew to market head teller at two locations: 4501 23rd Ave. S., in Fargo and 210 Sheyenne St. in West...
September 14, 2011 - 12:00am
August 3, 2011
Choice Financial promotes Sagert, hires Sperling
Brenda Sagert was recently promoted to customer service representative-operations at Choice Financial's bank operations center in Fargo, and...
August 3, 2011 - 12:00am
June 29, 2011
Choice Financial employees graduate from banking school
Tiffani Elser, customer service representative/lead teller, Teri Metz, marketing specialist and Chris Paulson, financial services specialist...
June 29, 2011 - 12:00am
June 22, 2011
Ouren and Rolewitz accept new roles at Choice Financial
Leisha Ouren and Vanessa Rolewitz have accepted new roles with Choice Financial at the bank's operations center in Fargo. Ouren has been promoted...
June 22, 2011 - 12:00am
June 8, 2011
Junior Bank Board donates funds
Choice Financial's Junior Bank Board members learn a lot about money at their monthly meetings, but what really makes a difference is what they...
June 8, 2011 - 12:00am
May 25, 2011
Breen joins Choice Financial
Rebecca Breen has joined Choice Financial at its 4501 23rd Ave. S. location in Fargo as a loan assistant. Breen was previously employed by...
May 25, 2011 - 12:00am