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Unruly passenger tries to open exterior door on jetliner in flight forcing plane to make emergency landing in Minnesota
Investigation continues into pipeline death of Grand Rapids, Minn., man
Minnesota teacher under investigation found dead on island with husband
$13,000 in drugs fall out of woman's groin while being questioned in jail
DNR begins operation to suck out starry stonewort infestation on Turtle Lake
Apple announces iPhone event on Sept. 7
Whirlpool to recall 15,200 microwaves due to fire hazard issue
Oil prices drop as analysts say price rally overdone
Wall Street little changed as biotechs offset energy drop
Wentz signs endorsement deal with BlackRidgeBANK
Watch: Aerial video of Hillsboro tornado damage
Chief's Corner: 2016 crime stats shaping up for a busy year
Parks want to say, 'Thank you'
Cartoon: Aug. 24, 2016
It is time for property tax reform
Nursery News (8-24-16)
Nursery News (8-3-16)
Growing Summer Arts Intensive production group to play “Hair”
Nursery News (7-20-16)
Nursery News (7-13-16)
Mule Deer Foundation holding banquet, auction at Bonanzaville
Gardening in small spaces
Library News: May 4, 2016
Breitling: Time for Color
Library News (April 27, 2016)
home & garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
Flight Lines: Riding Mountain, the other nearby national park
Flight Lines: Rest easy birders, the future is bright
Flight Lines with VIDEO: Willet's scientific name changed
Flight Lines: Bug hunter declining in numbers
Richard A. Burckhard
Michael L. King
Kip J. Johnson
Dennis D. Keblar
Ralph M. Peterson
August 25, 2016
Dwayne Johnson dethrones Robert Downey Jr. as highest paid actor
NEW YORK—Wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne Johnson topped a Forbes magazine list of the world's highest paid actors on Thursday, Aug. 25, with...
August 25, 2016 - 2:13pm
August 24, 2016
Wall St. falls as healthcare, materials stumble
NEW YORK—Wall Street retreated on Wednesday, Aug. 24, pulled lower by weakness in the materials and healthcare sectors as investors continued...
August 24, 2016 - 5:13pm
August 23, 2016
U.S. new home sales race to near nine-year high in July
WASHINGTON—New U.S. single-family home sales unexpectedly rose in July, reaching their highest level in nearly nine years as demand increased...
August 23, 2016 - 2:41pm
August 3, 2016
Energy, financial stocks give Wall Street a modest lift
NEW YORK—Wall Street advanced modestly on Wednesday after a sharp rise in oil prices boosted energy shares, while better-than-anticipated...
August 3, 2016 - 5:32pm
August 2, 2016
Wall Street falls as weak auto sales spur growth jitters
NEW YORK—Wall Street stocks fell on Tuesday, Aug. 2, with each of the major indexes notching their worst day in about a month as economic...
August 2, 2016 - 5:43pm
AreaVoices: Tips on dealing with a turbulent global economy
With Britain’s recent vote to leave the European Union, the stock market experienced a momentary decline. In moments like these, the urge to...
August 2, 2016 - 9:17am
July 31, 2016
Uneasy about U.S. election, rich investors eye selling stocks for cash
NEW YORK—A quarter of rich U.S. investors are so concerned that the U.S. presidential race will hurt share prices that they are considering...
July 31, 2016 - 7:17am
July 29, 2016
Tech share, muted GDP growth push S&P 500 to record
Wall Street rose on Friday, with the S&P 500 index hitting a record intraday high for the seventh time this month as gains in technology heavyweights...
July 29, 2016 - 4:06pm
July 25, 2016
Wall Street declines as earnings take center stage
U.S. stocks receded from record highs on Monday as oil weighed on energy shares and investors awaited an avalanche of quarterly reports. Shares...
July 25, 2016 - 5:10pm
April 26, 2016
Students learn about financial literacy with help from software, credit union
Area students are learning about the importance of making smart financial decisions during April, which is National Financial Literacy Month....
April 26, 2016 - 12:05pm
Alderman: Will your children inherit your debt?
Many people finally get around to writing a will in order to safeguard their assets for their heirs. But what if you’ve got the opposite problem: Your nest egg was decimated by the recession, bad investments or simply living longer than expected and now you’ve got a mountain of...
August 26, 2014 - 3:01pm
May 20, 2014
Alderman: Explore Medicare before turning 65
Each day, approximately 10,000 baby boomers turn 65 – and thereby become eligible for Medicare. But becoming eligible for and actually enrolling in Medicare are two very different things. In fact, if you miss the initial window to sign up for certain parts of Medicare and later...
May 20, 2014 - 4:17pm
April 15, 2014
Alderman: Reining in prom expenses
If you’ve got teenagers, you already know how expensive high school can be. Besides food, clothing and school supplies, a whole host of extracurricular activities are competing for a share of your wallet – even as you frantically try to save for college and your own retirement. One...
April 15, 2014 - 2:22pm
March 4, 2014
Local resident joins Edward Jones team
Laura C. Lindblad recently joined the West Fargo office of the financial services firm Edward Jones as a branch office assistant. Lindblad joins Rose Abraham, a Sr. BOA in the office for 13 years, who is responsible for the daily operation of the branch, top-level client service...
March 4, 2014 - 1:36pm
November 26, 2013
Students can participate in financial seminar
Area students studying personal finance are invited to attend $MRTZ on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at the North Dakota State University Memorial Union from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. This free event is hosted by Town & Country Credit Union, North Dakota State University and the NDSU Extension Service. Included...
November 26, 2013 - 2:26pm